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07 Oct – Mark Radcliffe and the Big Figures 09 Oct – Martin Simpson

Gig: The Producers and Bill Sheffield in Crewe

Posted on: Friday, Oct 1, 2010

News from Dave Saunders of the Producers SAT 9th OCT – THE PRODUCERS, The Box @ Royal Hotel, Nantwich Rd, Crewe, Cheshire. Adv £8.00      Sat Nav CW2 6AG           01270 257398 Tickets from: Royal Hotel box office (12 noon – 10pm) Music Mania, Picadilly Arcade, Stoke on Trent A + A Music, Bridge St, Congleton. Ticketweb: […]

Gigs from the 2:19 Blues Band

Posted on: Tuesday, Sep 28, 2010

The 2:19 Blues Band are influenced by everything blues, from the crossroads of The Delta, via New Orleans, through the 60s blues boom to Stevie Ray Vaughan and beyond.  Featuring growling vocals, soulful lead and screeching slide guitars with basslines to get your feet moving and the occasional howling harmonica the 2:19 Blues Band can […]

Martin Harley is playing at Blue Sky in Bangor (, 01248 355444) Saturday 2nd October. Gig starts soon after 8pm and we serve food from 6.30pm. Tickets £8.

The next Wyre Blues session at The Marine Hall, Fleetwood is on Thursday September 30th and features the return to the venue of Chantel McGregor. Doors open 8.00pm, showtime 9.00pm. Tickets £8 (adv) £10 (door) Tel 01253 887693

Gig: The Hexmen – BFest – 26 Sep 2010

Posted on: Saturday, Sep 25, 2010

The Hexmen Blues Band headline the BFest  on the main “Babylon Stage” this Sunday 26th September 2011 at 10:30pm to 11:15pm. For tickets and prices please see Over 50 bands are appearing over this 3 day event on 3 stages. The Hexmen line up is George Hexman:    vocals & blues harmonicas Wayne Dangerous: drums […]

Fri Oct 1st Les Wilson & The Mighty Houserockers True Blues, Earlestown Friday Oct 1st sees the “King of the Slide Guitar Boogie” Les Wilson & The Mighty Houserockers make a rare appearance in the North West when they take to the True Blues Club stage. Les has wowed the faithful at Colne on many […]

Gig: Forthcoming events at Alexander’s Chester

Posted on: Friday, Sep 24, 2010

Here are the blues and jazz events for Alexander’s in Chester Thursday 30 September – Bullitt.£6 (£5 advance) Blues rockers Bullitt reformed after 35 years with original line up Mark Yates (vocals), Robbie Laurence (guitar), Keith Reilly (guitar), Martyn Cooley (bass) & Simon Lees (drums), Influences range from the early Cream & Free to […]

Gig: The River Devils – Blue Funk – 30 Sep 2010

Posted on: Wednesday, Sep 22, 2010

Blue Funk The River Devils 30 September 2010 Bluefunk@the WMC Park Lane Poynton Northwest SK12 1RG Based in Edinburgh, Scotland, comprising road-tested veterans of the UK and international blues scene, fronted by widely respected singer, guitarist and songwriter Sandy Tweeddale whose pedigree is linked with the circuit legends Blues ’n’ Trouble. Could prove to be […]

Dutchman, Hans Theessink, now resident in Vienna, is without doubt one of the finest acoustic blues artistes in Europe. He combines deep, mellow vocals with consummate guitar playing, all wrapped in a laid-back ambience, interspersed with warmly-delivered narrative. Hans also complements his singing and guitar work with occasional use of rack harp, which was very […]

Cry Baby and the Hoochie Coochie Boys The Beat Route, Congleton 25 Sep 2010 Here’s an update from Graham Sells…. Graham from Cry Baby and The Hoochie Coochie Boys here. During the August bank holiday we played at Congleton’s first Blues Festival, which despite the weather was a success. We played to a packed crowd […]

The Feelgood Factor Reviewing the “2007 Rhythm Festival” featuring John Mayall, held at a former WW2 airbase in Bedfordshire (Glenn Millers ill fated flight to Paris departed from there) the Independent Newspaper wrote: “Mayall has an OBE for services to music, but if a band could receive such an honour it would have to be […]

24 Sept 2010 Liverpool Acoustic Live The View Two Gallery, Liverpool Peter Price is headlining, with support from local duo Blue C and The Orchestra (Hardy T Anderson’s band from Sweden). It should be a fantastic night, and if it’s a success they’ll definitely be looking to do another blues-themed night next year. The details […]

The next towerblues show at Poulton community Hall, Breck Road is on Saturday Sept 18th and features not one but two great bands. The Uks No 1 Rory Gallagher tribute Sinnerboy returns to The Fylde with support from exciting local quartet The 55s Guitarist and singer Barry Barnes is one of Europe’s most active enthusiasts […]

Hans Theessink at Garston Royal British Legion Friday, 17th September 2010 (doors open at 8pm, show starts at 8.45pm) Hans Theessink is a Dutch bluesman based in Vienna. Renowned worldwide for his exceptional guitar playing, his sonorous voice and his warm stage presence, he has graced stages throughout Europe. He has also performed at many […]

Gig: Forty4 – Alexanders, Chester – 25 Sept 2010

Posted on: Saturday, Sep 11, 2010

Sat 25 Sep 2010 Forty4 Alexanders, Chester The excellent northwest band Forty 4 will headline an all day music event to be held in the garden at the back of Alexanders in Chester. The band close the show but there will be other music on all day.  As soon as I have the details I […]

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