Posts tagged ‘club

CHESTER GIG FOR ROCK ‘N ROLL LEGEND Connie Lush Alexander’s Chester 25 Nov 2010 £10/£8 advance Connie was voted Blues Personality of 2006 in the Digital Blues Awards and came second in the Favourite Female category. She is officially recognised as one of the finest blues singers the UK has ever produced winning Best UK […]

Gig: Matt Schofield UK Tour

Posted on: Wednesday, Nov 10, 2010

MATT SCHOFIELD 2010 NOVEMBER/DECEMBER UK TOUR 25 Nov BURY Met, Market Street, BL9 0BW 0161 761 2216 8.00pm £15.00 26 Nov KENDAL Brewery, Highgate, LA9 4HE 01539 725133 8.30pm £12.50 “Compelling playing, immense tone, the UK’s most exciting blues guitar player.”  – Guitarist “Another Level Altogether” – MOJO “Top ten British Blues guitarists of all […]

SATURDAY 20th NOVEMBER 8:30pm – STEVE PHILLIPS Returning after to the Village Hall after an absence of a couple of years, and rightly regarded by many as a national treasure, Steve has been plying his trade to great effect for many years as a solo artist, with Brendan Croker and the Notting Hillbillies amongst others. […]

Tue 16 November 8pm – 9.30pm Soweto Kinch: The New Emancipation Tour Stellar saxophonist, Soweto Kinch revisits 19th century work songs and early blues, bringing them to bear on the realities of debt/wage slavery in a post-Obama age. With influences from Ellington to Madlib, The New Emancipation is an ode to the resilience of the […]

It’s the last gig of the year coming up at the new venture from Warrington Blues Club at Grappenhall Cricket Club. OILY CHICKENS were formed when John Lewis ( Guitar) & Carl Woodward (Drums) left Connie Lush & Blues Shouter. They are now firm favorites on the North west circuit and this will be there […]

Events for next weekend

Posted on: Saturday, Nov 6, 2010

You still have a chance to see the best in blues next weekend.  If you don’t have plans then I recommend that those of you in the north head to Carlisle and those in the south head to Worthenbury (Overton on Dee). Michael Burks – Overton on Dee Village Hall – 12 Nov 2010 The […]

The Hamsters on their Jimi Hendrix 40th Anniversary Memorial Tour Their own set to kick off with then a Hendrix set Tickets: 01244 390090

The Hexmen Blues Band play The Sun Inn, Regent Street, Llangollen 9:30pm Saturday 6th November 2010.

International Guitar Festival of Great Britain

Posted on: Tuesday, Nov 2, 2010

It’s the start of the winter so it must be time for the annual stellar line-up of plankspanking greatness that is the International Guitar Festival of Great Britain. Formerly the Wirral Guitar Festival, this annual event always covers a wide spectrum of all things guitar. As always there is some blues on the bill but […]

There will be fireworks at Thornton Little Theatre on November 5th when Scotlands top blues rock band The Nimmo Brothers return to the area Alan and Stevie Nimmo are two of the most exciting, modern blues guitarists on the European circuit. Drawing their influences from the blues boom of the 1960s, they learned their trade […]

Gig: Ian Siegal and Ben Prestage – UK Tour 2010

Posted on: Friday, Oct 29, 2010

Charismatic, massively talented and as ruggedly handsome as they come, MOJO magazine rates Siegal ” the cleverest writer and most magnetic performer of Blues in the UK.” He is one of only two living British artists to be given the highest rating in the Penguin Book of Blues and his CD BROADSIDE was Mojo Blues […]

Doug MacLeod at Liverpool Marina Wednesday, 10th November 2010 (doors: 8pm, show: 8.45pm) On his welcome return to the Marina, Doug MacLeod will be our third guest from the USA this year. Rightly acknowledged as a torchbearer of the acoustic blues, Doug, from St Louis, Missouri, is one of the last remaining bluesmen who learned […]

Gig: Michael Burks – UK Tour

Posted on: Monday, Oct 25, 2010

MICHAEL “IRON MAN” BURKS HAS GIGS IN OUR REGION “A fierce, flamethrower guitar slinger and an exciting, soulful singer. His music has phenomenal power.” —Chicago Sun-Times Arkansas-based blues guitarist/vocalist Michael “Iron Man” Burks will be touring Europe and the United Kingdom between November 4 and November 28, 2010. Burks will be performing songs from his […]

True Blues Club Next Gig Saturday 6th November Doctor Truth Doctor Truth is Mike Bowden – Vocals, Chris Roach – Guitar, Paul Ashton – Keyboards, Dave Luvin – Bass and Rick Lacey – Drums, They will take the stage at the True Blues Club for what promises to be another excellent evenings entertainment! Crossfire, as […]

Gig: Jon Amor + Blueflies – Carlisle – 06 Nov 2010

Posted on: Saturday, Oct 23, 2010

There’s a Blues double header on the 6th of November with the Blueflies and Jon Amor. The gig is being held in the Tithe Barn from 7.30 till 12.00. Wiltshire’s Jon Amor returns to Carlisle with the promise of showcasing some new material he has been working on and the Blueflies return after a break […]

Gig: New Sunday afternoon acoustic gig in Chester

Posted on: Thursday, Oct 21, 2010