Posts tagged ‘fleetwood



 

Gig: January Lineup for The Prince Arthur in Fleetwood

Posted on: Saturday, Dec 10, 2011

The  Prince Arthur is a Victorian town centre pub in Fleetwood, Lancs. They are promoting blues music at least once a month on Fridays which is their live music night. This supplements the excellent work of Alan Pearson and means live blues can be heard in Fleetwood at least twice a month. The Prince Arthur […]

RITA HOSKING BURN Label                  Self-Released Cat. No.             RH-004 Release Date  October 10 2011 www.ritahosking.com “Boy, this girl is something special” Bob Harris Rita Hosking is touring the UK in October accompanied by veteran English folk-blues singer-songwriter & guitarist Michael Chapman.. Rita Hosking’s latest LP, Burn, is aptly named for a set of luminous country-folk songs […]

Gig: New blues venue in Fleetwood

Posted on: Monday, Oct 3, 2011

The  Prince  Arthur is a Victorian  town  centre   pub  in  Fleetwood,  Lancs. They are promoting blues music at least once a month on Fridays which is their live music night. This supplements the excellent work of Alan Pearson and means live blues can be heard in Fleetwood at least twice a month. The Prince Arthur […]

The Nimmo Brothers The Marine Hall, Fleetwood Thu 29 Sept 2011 Scotland’s top blues rock band The Nimmo Brothers return to the area on Thursday September 29th 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 […]

Sherman Robertson Marine Hall Fleetwood 25 Aug 2011 On Thursday August 24th the Sherman Robertson Band  is back following his appearance at the opening night of the Fleetwoodstock Festival last year. Sherman Robertson is considered a master of zydeco, hard-swinging Texas electric blues, R&B and swampy Louisiana blues. Robertson often surprises audiences with his ability […]

Alex McKown Band Marine Hall, Fleetwood 18 Aug 2011 The next Wyre Blues session at The Marine Hall, Fleetwood takes place on Thursday August 18th and features the return of  young guitar prodigy Alex McKown and his band. Alex last played at The Marine Hall in December and made such a big impression that we […]

Sherman Robertson Band in the North West The Sherman Robertson Band are back out on tour in the UK and Europe this summer including four dates in the North West.  Sherman is considered a master of zydeco, hard-swinging Texas electric blues, R&B and swampy Louisiana blues. Robertson often surprises audiences with his ability to play […]

Imagine the technique and tone of Robin Trower, the feel of Bonnie Raitt, the inspiration of Hendrix, the influence of SRV, the energy of Bonamassa and the intensity of Trout all rolled into one. Chantel Mcgregor is one of the most exciting rock blues guitarists in the country.This is rock blues for the new age, […]

The Hexmen play The Wyre Blues Club @ The Marine Hall, Fleetwood. 9pm Thursday 23rd June 2011 Blues band The Hexmen are a product of the post-punk creative maelstrom of Liverpool in the early 1980s. George Hexman: singer, session blues-harp player and frontman, founded the band, joining forces with major movers and shakers of the […]

Martin Simpson The Marine Hall Fleetwood Thursday June 9th 2011 The next show presented by Alan Pearson at The Marine Hall, Fleetwood on Thursday June 9th at 8.00pm features the acclaimed guitarist Martin Simpson . There is no doubt that after 35 years as a professional musician Martin is, right now, better than ever. Widely […]

Snakewater  – Wyre Blues at The Marine Hall, Fleetwood Thursday April 21st If you’ve seen them before then you will know that they are all about live, full guns blazing rock & blues. If you are new to the band, then allow us to explain…. Snakewater are a Hard Rockin’ Blues three piece band based […]

Gig: Snakewater 2011 dates

Posted on: Monday, Jan 10, 2011

Snakewater have released details of the band’s shows for the first part of 2011. The band are back in the studio this month with Grammy Award winning producer “Chris Tsangarides” to record the latest album. The band have a new bass player which has developed their sound and provided more directions that they can go […]

Alex McKown Wyre Blues session at The Marine Hall, Fleetwood Thursday December 16th The next Wyre Blues session at The Marine Hall, Fleetwood takes place on Thursday December 16th and features the young guitar prodigy Alex McKown and his band. Alex McKown was born in 1996 and first picked up the guitar when he was […]

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 […]

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 http://www.chantelmcgregor.com/