Posts tagged ‘poynton



More pearls of wisdom just in from Garry White . . . May – Rubbish June – Rubbish July – Rubbish I am of course talking about the good ole British Summer.  However………………… BLUEFUNK RHYTHM AND BLUES CLUB at the Poynton Legion Not at all rubbish. In fact I would venture to say that it has […]

Upcoming Bluefunk shows in and around Macclesfield

Posted on: Saturday, Nov 17, 2012

Bluefunk has another venue come on line in Macclesfield. It’s called Snow Goose Live at 84b Mill Street Macclesfield SK11 6NR 280 capacity, good sound system, pro lighting, good stage. There is going to be some good stuff there, as always promoted by Garry White. His acoustic venue Cabin 5150 also in Macclesfield is relocating […]

Thursday, 5th July, 2012 Texas guitarist Jim Suhler, brings his band, Monkey Beat to Bluefunk @ Poynton WMC as one of only five UK dates on a European tour. Suhler, hailing from Dallas, is also currently a member of George Thorogood’s Destroyers. Tickets are £13, doors 8 pm – contact Garry White on 07818884324, or […]

Thursday April 26th. Bluefunk @ the WMC, Poynton,  Doors 8pm Tix £15 THE MATT SCHOFIELD TRIO These days when you see the name Matt Schofield you can’t help but get excited. The undisputed leader of the guitar pack in Europe, he is now setting out his stall to conquer the Americas. A totally stunning player […]

Gig: Bluefunk Spring Line Up

Posted on: Tuesday, Feb 8, 2011

Title…………………… BLUEFUNK RHYTHM and BLUES CLUB brief description……. JIM KIRKPATRICK’S HEAVY WEATHER + special guests Box Groove Coolers. The great Jim K, lead guitarist with FM and the BERNIE MARSDEN (Ex Whitesnake) BAND returns to BLUEFUNK with his own superb outfit HEAVY WEATHER, one of the best blues/rock bands on the planet. date………………….. THURSDAY FEBRUARY […]

I already posted about this upcoming gig. http://www.bluesinthenorthwest.com/index.php/2010/11/30/gig-bluefunk-christmas-party-poynton-16-dec/ Here is the poster…. Click for larger version.

Gig: Bluefunk Christmas Party – Poynton – 16 Dec

Posted on: Tuesday, Nov 30, 2010

16 Dec 2010 7.30pm Bluefunk Christmas Party Whew!  What a lineup for this year’s amazing Bluefunk Christmas Party.  It’s party, party PARTY with a handful of amazing bands. Forty4 Rhythm Zoo Blue Funk Steve Hayes and Lester Hunt Cry baby and the Hoochie Coochie Boys Lock the doors, let down your hair, in fact – […]

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 […]

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 […]

Blue Funk Bob Hall and Friends 16 September 2010 Bluefunk @ the WMC Willows Suite Park Lane Poynton Cheshire SK12 1RG The legendary Bob Hall Show. The most respected piano man in the history of British blues and very probably the best. Touring once again with special guests from Canada, vocalist Diana Lee Braithwaite and […]

Blue Funk The Krissy Matthews Band Alex McKown 26 August 2010 Bluefunk@the WMC Park Lane Poynton Northwest SK12 1RG The future of the Blues? Very possibly. Another alarmingly young (17yrs) lad with a huge talent on guitar, fronting his own band of veteran players who can barely keep pace!! I just adore this huge groundswell […]

THE HOAX plus The Feud 22 July 2010 19:30 – 23:30 Where:     Bluefunk@ the WMC Park Lane Poynton Cheshire SK12 1RG THE HOAX. For the uninitiated the Hoax were voted the best UK blues band in 94,95,96,97,98. They parted company in 99 to go off and get famous doing other stuff. They have reformed […]

27/05/2010 at Bluefunk@ the WMC Chris Cook with Jim Kirkpatrick and Heavy Weather Park Lane, Poynton, SK12 1RG Cost: £10 booked £12 Door 8pm The long awaited and anticipated return of the fantastic Chris Cook from North Carolina USA. Fabulous guitarist, singer and songwriter. Coupled up with his friend Jim Kirkpatrick and Heavy Weather. It […]

Gig: Blue Funk Update

Posted on: Saturday, Apr 24, 2010

Blue Funk 29/04/2010 20:00atBluefunk@the WMC (Jon Amor band & Andrew Allen) Park Lane, Poynton, Northwest SK12 1RG Cost: £10booked £12 door Order from garrywhite10@yahoo.co.uk or tel 07818884324 The very special Jon Amor Band. Jon is one half of the superb twin lead guitar attack of the legendary blues band the Hoax. One of the finest […]

Gig: Jon Amor – Bluefunk, Poynton – 29 Apr 2010

Posted on: Monday, Apr 19, 2010

Jon Amor Blue Funk 29/04/2010 20:00 at Bluefunk@the WMC (Jon Amor band & Andrew Allen) Park Lane, Poynton, Northwest SK12 1RG Cost: £10booked £12 door Order from garrywhite10@yahoo.co.uk or tel 07818884324 The very special Jon Amor Band. Jon is one half of the superb twin lead guitar attack of the legendary blues band the Hoax. […]

Bluefunk Rhythm and Blues Club invites you to a performance of high class blues from the River Devils from Scotland. New band from Edinburgh made up of established class musicians from the thriving Scottish blues scene whose pedigree is linked with the circuit legends Blues ’n’ Trouble. Could prove to be just as important long […]