Posts tagged ‘club



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 […]

The Cadillac Kings at Garston Royal British Legion – 6th December 2013 In the festivities leading to Christmas, there cannot be a better blues band for the occasion than the wonderful Cadillac Kings. Already firm favourites in Liverpool, the Essex and London-based ensemble returned to the city to resprinkle their magic. Fronted by charismatic singer/songwriter, […]

Oli Brown December 12, 2013 8:00pm – 11:30pm Eric’s Liverpool, 9 Mathew Street, Liverpool, L2 6RE http://www.ericsliveliverpool.com/events/oli-brown/ Late 2002 saw Oli pick up a guitar for the first time. Two and a half years later at age of 15 he was invited to America as the guest of American Blues band Blinddog Smokin’. This first […]

**STOP PRESS** Only just found out about this today. Beat box harmonica bluesman Son of Dave has a show in Liverpool City Centre this coming Saturday. East Village Arts Club 90 Seel Street Liverpool L1 4BH Follow the link below for more information.  It looks like an earlyish show so plenty of time to get […]

Ryan McGarvey’s only autumn date in the North West is on Wednesday 20th November at The Railway Venue, Brompton Cross, Bolton. http://www.railwayvenue.co.uk http://youtu.be/Fo0SwNMgGSI

Village Hall Music Update –

Posted on: Saturday, Nov 16, 2013

Tickets available on the door for the Blues Duo tonight. This in from Roger Kenyon. We are delighted to present The Blues Duo at Appleton Thorn Village Hall on Saturday 16th November. This is NOT sold out yet, and as it is only a couple of days away, we have decided there will be  admission […]

Rock and blues gigs in Greenfield, Oldham, OL3 7HX

Posted on: Thursday, Sep 12, 2013

I just heard of this (new) venue in Greenfield, Oldham, OL3 7HX. Upcoming at the Royal George, Greenfield 09-Oct    Grainne Duffy 19-Oct    Ian Siegal 20-Nov    Krissy Matthews 23-Nov    Billy Walton 01-Dec    Dr. Feelgood

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