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Nils Lofgren Acoustic Duo Monday 13 June 8pm £10, £18.50, £23.50, £28.50, £33.50 The American songwriter, guitar and piano prodigy is famed for his appearance on Neil Young’s seminal album After The Goldrush, as a long-time member of Bruce Springsteen’s E-Street Band, and as a superb front-man, both with his own band Grin and as […]

24 Pesos (plus Marcus Bonfanti as support) Brickyard, Carlisle 28 May 2011 Fast emerging as the most exciting new British Blues Band in years, 24 PESOS, play the Brickyard in Carlisle on Saturday May 28th supported by guitarist Marcus Bonfanti who will perform with keyboard wizard Paddy Milner. 24 Pesos hail from London and Australia. […]

Acclaimed acoustic bluesman Tom Attah features in this weekend’s Live Lounge session at The Pelican in Chester. Tom Attah is a strong and soulful performer of new and original acoustic blues material, based in the UK. Combining the raw power of Son House with the dense hypnotic rhythms of Howlin’ Wolf and the barrel-chested roar […]

Liverpool Philharmonic John Mayall With Rocky Athas, Greg Rzab and Jay Davenport Plus Special Guest Oli Brown Band Thursday 3 November 7.30pm £23, £25, £30 John Mayall and the hottest young guitarist in British blues Oli Brown join forces in an electrifying bill that promises blues at its very finest. Since forming the groundbreaking Bluesbreakers […]

THE JUNKHOUSE DOG BLUES BAND Thursday 19th May 2011 at BJ’s Blues Club, The Hop Pocket, Carr lane, Chorley 9.30pm Start Free Entry! This band are a superb high energy four piece outfit fronted by the ‘Junkhouse Dog’ himself who blows “the meanest harp in town”! The band play ‘Classic Chicago Blues’ and ‘West Coast’ […]

Martin Harley Band Telfords Warehouse, Chester 20 May 2011 The Martin Harley Band are a uniquely talented acoustic trio whose musical palette incorporates all the best roots music styles, from blues to jazz to folk, yet are masters of their own art. With tender acoustic balladry, hot-blooded blues, complex rhythms and gorgeous three-part harmonies, and […]

  Walter Trout O2 Academy Liverpool Tue 28 Jun 11 http://www.o2academyliverpool.co.uk/event/26733/walter-trout-at-stanley-theatre-liverpool-guild-of-tickets/Details

On Saturday 28 May CLASSIC CLAPTON will be making a welcome return to the world famous CAVERN CLUB. Eric Clapton has been a major international star since the mid 1960′s, when he revolutionised electric guitar playing, with his virtuoso performances in John Mayall’s Bluesbreakers. He has won an incredible 19 Grammies and is the only […]

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The Mark Flanagan Trio at Garston Royal British Legion Friday 27th May 2011 (Doors: 8pm, show: 8.45pm) Liverpool-born Mark Flanagan is perhaps best known as the guitarist in Jools Holland’s Rhythm & Blues Orchestra for whom he has starred since 1988. Whilst that might be deemed to be his day job, his considerable talent reaches […]

Nine Below Zero Saturday 21st  May 2011 The Citadel, St. Helens Doors Open at 8pm Tickets £14/£12 Another treat for blues fans at the Citadel on Saturday 21st May as blues rockers and citadel favourites ‘Nine Below Zero’ make a much anticipated return to the citadel as part of their UK tour. Nine Below Zero […]

Friday 20th May Cliff Stocker & the Legendary Slack Alice True Blues Club The May gig sees the welcome return of “Cliff Stocker & the Legendary Slack Alice”. It’s now 18 months since Cliff and the lads played the opening night and we the venue is already getting phone calls from far and wide. Crossfire […]

Gig: Roy Metté – Cumbrian Gigs in May 2011

Posted on: Thursday, May 12, 2011

THE ROY METTÉ BAND The Vine Bar, Pinfold Street Workington on Friday May 20th The Crown Inn, Senhouse Street, Maryport on Saturday May 21st ‘A man whose guitar playing leaves you gasping’ – Digital Blues ‘What a voice, what a guitar!’  – Blues Matters The Roy Metté Band boasts an excellent reputation on the festival […]

** TOMMORROW NIGHT ** Thursday May 12 sees The ARMADILLOS play the regular Thursday BB’s Blues Club at Alexander’s in Chester Tex/Mex,Cajun, roots and rhythm fusion, served up with huge dollops of good humour…. http://www.thearmadillos.co.uk/

Gig: Mud Morganfield – Menai Bridge – 22 May 2011

Posted on: Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Mud Morganfield – Victoria Hotel, Menai Bridge – 22 May 2011 http://www.pontio.co.uk/whats-on/pontio_events.php.en

Blues in Carlisle

Posted on: Tuesday, May 10, 2011

Here’s some news – Jon Amor is playing an acoustic gig at the Kings Head pub in Carlisle this Thursday (10th May) supported by 13 Stars. The gig is one of a series of live music events that are being held in the popular real ale hostelry that lies behind the town hall. There are […]

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