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Doors open: 7 pm, show: 8 pm 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 acoustic blues artistes, Toby is also a […]

Martin Harley and Sam Lewis at Fogherty’s Function Room – 14.11.2014 It was very nearly twelve months to the day when this fabulous double bill graced Liverpool Marina. Such was the impact of that previous performance that it was no surprise that there was standing room only in Fogherty’s Function Room for this eagerly anticipated […]

Matt Andersen at Liverpool Marina Friday, 3rd October (doors: 8 pm, show: 8.45 pm) Matt Andersen from New Brunswick, Canada, delivers a larger than life showmanship that has been earning him a fervent and steadfast audience wherever he graces the stage. In 2010 Matt won the 26th edition of the 2010 International Blues Challenge (IBC) […]

(Doors: 8 pm, show: 8.45 pm) Dutch master, Hans Theessink, is one of the finest European exponents of the blues. He complements his rich baritone vocals with top class finger-picking guitar work and binds his performances together with a warmly-presented selection of intriguing stories. No stranger to Liverpool, Hans has already delighted Johnny’s Blues Club […]

The Brothers Groove is a Birmingham-based band, whose reputation for characterful groove , superior tones, seriously catchy songs and genuine Brummie friendliness is growing at an increasing rate throughout the UK. The trio, comprising guitarists Shaun Hill and Nigel Mellor and bass guitarist Deano Bass, has fused its disparate range of influences, which include The […]

**REMINDER – THURSDAY, 24TH APRIL, 2014 Doug MacLeod is rightly acknowledged as a torchbearer of the acoustic blues. The man from St Louis, Missouri, is one of the last remaining bluesmen who learned from the old masters. He is highly respected for his superb song-writing, and several of his songs have been covered by many […]