Posts tagged ‘club



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

NEW SUNDAY AFTERNOON ACOUSTIC GIG IN CHESTER. THE PELICAN….COMMONHALL STREET 2 – 5 PM STARTS 24/10 OPENING DAY GUESTS BOWDEN & WILLIAMSON.

Danny Bryant launches Friday Blues, a new blues night for Wrexham. The shows will be at Central Station, Wrexham The first event is Danny Bryant’s Redeyeband plus Rainbow Bridge from Llangollen and Dead Mans Hand from Wrexham. Friday Blues – 05 Nov – Central Station http://www.myspace.com/547233413 http://www.facebook.com/group.php?gid=155772544444828 http://www.redeyeband.co.uk/

Often described as crazy, wacky and wild The Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band is a band that is certainly making people notice their unique performances of country blues and roots influenced music.   Hailing from the hills of south Indiana, the Reverend J Peyton plays slide and finger picking guitar and provides the vocals, backed up […]

Toby Walker at Liverpool Marina Thursday 28th October 2010 (doors open: 8pm, show: 8.45pm) Toby Walker was born in New York and now lives in Long Island. A winner of the prestigious Memphis International Blues Challenge Award, he has a widely acclaimed reputation as an exceptionally gifted, finger-picking blues guitarist and singer. Like all great […]

Gig: Soul and Funk in Manchester

Posted on: Sunday, Oct 17, 2010

I just found out about two top line soul and funk events happening soon in Manchester. 20 Oct – Maceo Parker – Band on the Wall, Manchester 04 Nov – Sharon Jones and the Dap Kings – The Ritz, Manchester

5th Anniversary Celebration of Top Class Blues in Liverpool The Hamilton Loomis Band at Garston Royal British Legion Friday, 19th November 2010 (doors: 8pm, show starts: 8.45pm) Believe it or not, it is now five years since John and Lorraine Welsh began to promote top class blues concerts in Liverpool. In that time, they have […]

Gig: Simon Hickling – Grappenhall CC – TONIGHT

Posted on: Saturday, Oct 16, 2010

TONIGHT – Saturday October 16th Honeyboy Hickling & The DT’s At Grappenhall Cricket Club Broad Lane Grapppenhall WA4 3ER Doors Open 8pm £10 On The Door.

Gig: Forty 4 – Alexanders Chester – 17 Oct 2010

Posted on: Saturday, Oct 16, 2010

This weekend sees a rare Chester appearance from Liverpool blues and groovemasters Forty 4. Forty 4 are a unique band from Liverpool England, who blend the rhythms of Blues, Funk and New Orleans with electric American roots music to create what they describe as ‘Rhythm & Groove’.  Led by the dynamite guitar and vocals of […]

Dave Arcari Tour Dates 2010

Posted on: Wednesday, Oct 6, 2010

Dave Arcari Tour Dates 2010 Tue 19 Oct – The Ruby Lounge, Manchester, UK Fri 29 Oct – Lawrence House Studio @The Grand Theatre, Blackpool, UK

Gig: Rag Mama Rag – Blue Funk – 14 Oct 2010

Posted on: Monday, Oct 4, 2010

Blue Funk Rag Mama Rag + Adam Palma 14 October 2010 Bluefunk @ the WMC Willows Suite Park Lane Poynton Cheshire SK12 1RG From France, the return of the fantastic roots/blues duo Rag Mama Rag. Brilliant multi-instrumental couple with a fantastic repertoire of material. Always a joy to watch. Plus support from Adam Palma, fingerstyle […]

Sad news from Ray O’ Hare I have some very sad news for you. October 8th will be the last gig at Warrington Blues Club.After 17years we are closing due to the lack of support.We hope we will have everyone’s support for our final farewell gig with the Fantastic Geoff Achison & The Souldiggers.Looking forward […]

07 Oct – Mark Radcliffe and the Big Figures 09 Oct – Martin Simpson http://www.wordsandmusicfestival.com

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