Posts tagged ‘club



Infamous for his one-man band style, both in the studio and on the road, Son Of Dave, AKA Benjamin Darvill, has been making music for almost a quarter of a century. He has played hundreds of raucous shows across the globe, sold upwards of forty thousand records and built a fiercely loyal international fan-base. The […]

Blues Jam – Telfords Warehouse this Thursday

Posted on: Monday, Feb 3, 2014

Ladies and gentlemen, I am pleased to announce that the blues jam this Thursday at Telfords Warehouse is well and truly on. 8.30pm kick off, bring your axe of choice. See you there….

The Citadel Arts Centre, St Helens The Blues Band Friday 21st February 2014, 7.30pm Tickets £20/£18 Solid tradition, musical showmanship; the finest bluesmen in Europe. Paul Jones ~ Dave Kelly ~ Rob Townsend ~ Gary Fletcher ~ Tom McGuinness Over 20 albums and 35 years have passed since1979, when Paul Jones and Tom McGuinness expected […]

Jim Crawford Weekend

Posted on: Wednesday, Jan 22, 2014

We have two gigs for Jim Crawford in the region this weekend. Friday – at Worthenbury Village Hall Saturday – at Appleton Thorn Village Hall I know that there are still tickets available for Appleton Thorn, I don’t know about Worthenbury. Jim has toured much of Europe and the USA captivating audiences with his intimate […]

Jim Crawford - Saturday, 25th January, 8:30pm News is in from Peter and Roger at Village Hall Music about their first gig of 2014. We are delighted to welcome Jim Crawford back to the village hall after an absence of what must be about 5 years. Jim has toured much of Europe and the USA captivating audiences […]

Jam: Old Quay, Parkgate, Wirral – Every Sunday

Posted on: Saturday, Jan 11, 2014

Jamie Clague writes to inform us about a jam night in Parkgate. We have a jam night held every Sunday at The Old Quay in Parkgate on The Wirral under the name Guy’s Jam Sessions. It’s co-run by Guy Liversidge, Chris Davies and myself, very much based in the blues and rock however anything goes […]

Gig: Blues and Soul at The Citadel

Posted on: Friday, Jan 10, 2014

An excellent line up for the winter and spring has been announced for the Citadel in St Helens. The Citadel Arts Centre, St Helens – Blues and Soul listings for February and March The Blues Band Friday 21st February 2014, 7.30pm Tickets £20/£18 Solid tradition, musical showmanship; the finest bluesmen in Europe. The Blues Band […]

Here is a welcome return to one of Britain’s finest acoustic performers. Jim Crawford at Worthenbury Village Hall – 24 Jan 2014 Expect to be enthralled by this amazing guitar and vocals all delivered with some northern wit. http://youtu.be/XuKDnnqAiDk

The annual extravaganza takes place this year on Sunday 29th December. Doors are open at 4:00pm, with the music starting around 6:00pm and running throughout the night. As usual, admission is free and food will also be provided free of charge, with donations to cover costs and pay the visiting performers most welcome! A good […]

YouTube: Moreland and Arbuckle

Posted on: Tuesday, Dec 24, 2013

I spent a lovely few hours with the bluesinthenorthwest King Biscuit Blues Festival away team last Friday.  That’s Paul Farmer, Paul Taylor and Pete Evans.  Pete and Paul of course are part of the Goin’ Up The Country events at Worthenbury and surrounding areas. During our evening of burgers and fine beer, Pete handed me […]

Blues Jams in the region

Posted on: Sunday, Dec 15, 2013

Hello bluesinthenorthwest.com readers. The recent announcement of a new blues jam in Chester got me thinking.  It would be really good to update our listings of good quality local blues jams. A jam night should be a focus of musical talent and should be getting players together and giving up and coming youngsters a chance […]

From Los Angeles, Greta Valenti and Robin Davey are Well Hung Heart. Anything with Robin in the driving seat is likely to be a tad better than good, but when you are also married to the amazing Greta then something spectacular is in the offing. Not easy to describe what you get for your money […]

Band on the Wall is delighted to welcome the reunited Hoax back again after their stunning concert here back in 2009. Arguably the most influential British Blues band of the last 20 years, The Hoax blasted through the 90′s forging a loyal and widespread following and firmly established a cult status as one of the […]

Influential singer/songwriter Bobby Womack is the original writer of The Rolling Stones’ first UK No.1 hit It’s All Over Now. He has been an active recording artist since the early 1960s and now the R&B, soul, rock & roll and gospel artist is enjoying new success. The singer who is known for his hits Across […]

Bluefunk Christmas Party – 19 Dec 2013

Posted on: Wednesday, Dec 11, 2013

This in from Garry White from Bluefunk BLUEFUNK  RHYTHM AND BLUES CLUB CHRISTMAS PARTY when …………..december 19th where……………Cabin 5150 ticket…………….. £8  from the cabin or book here It’s that time again folks, once more Bluefunk throws it’s Christmas party, this year for the first time at Cabin 5150. That’s not the only thing different about […]

King King The Atkinson – Studio, Southport 13 Dec 2014 It’s been two years since King King broke cover as the hottest draw in British blues-rock. Of course, to any serious music fan, this was never exactly a ‘new’ band. As co-frontman of the legendary Nimmo Brothers, Alan was already a towering figure on the […]

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