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KT’s Wakefield City Rhythm And Blues Festival 2014

The Wakefield City Rhythm And Blues Festival 2014 lineup is confirmed, and we are delighted to be able to list it here for you now:

Thursday 6th November: Angelo Palladino, Eye Wood, Wood Street, 8.30pm – FREE

Friday 7 November: SLACK ALICE featuring Cliff Stocker plus support from Welsh T Band & Bonnie Mac Band, Unity Works, Smyth Street, 7pm doors open – £7 adv ticket

Sat 8th Nov : David Hick, Charlie Padfield and The Now Nows , The Orangery, Back Lane,  3 – 6:30pm – FREE

Sat 8th Nov: Turrentine Jones, Fernandes Brewery Tap, Avieson Yard,  9.15 pm  - FREE

Sun 9th Nov: Harmonica and Guitar demonstration featuring Mick Shaw, Trad Music, Lower Warrengate, 2-4pm – FREE

Sun 9th Nov: The Roosters, Fernandes Brewery Tap, Avieson Yard, 4 – 6.30 pm – FREE

Sun 9Th Nov: Poorboy, The Hop, Bank Street, 7pm – late – FREE

Tickets for Slack Alice can be bought from Fernandes Brewery Tap, Wakefield Tourist Information Centre, or Trad Music.  They can also be bought online at: http://www.unityworks.co.uk/event/kts-wakefield-city-rhythm-blues-festival/

Looking forward to seeing you all there!

KT's Wakefield City Rhythm & Blues Festival 2014

KT’s Wakefield City Rhythm & Blues Festival 2014

 

Blues Festival – Acts Confirmed

PosterWe’ve finalised the line-up for this years Blues Festival. We hope you’ll be able to join us :) See below for the details:

 

Thursday 7th November

7pm - Warehouse 23

DR FEELGOOD

AUCTION FOR THE PROMISE CLUB 

Tickets £15 advance, £17 on the door.

 

Friday 8th November

7pm - Fernandes Brewery Tap, off Kirkgate.

SHAWN JONES – American Country Blues guitarist 

free entry

 

Saturday 9th November

2pm to 7pm - The Orangery, Back Lane, Wakefield

THOMAS WILBY GANG

RYAN MITCHELL SMITH

DAC DARNLEY

RYAN & JIM

free entry

 

8pm - The Graziers, George Street, Wakefield

VALVE RIDER

ALEX MCCOWN 

free entry

 

Sunday 10th November

2pm to 4pm – Trad Music, Lower Kirkgate

CHRIS HANKS (guitar demo)

free entry

 

4pm to 9.30pm – The Bull and Fairhouse, George Street

TOM KILNER

OLD CITY BLUES BAND

BOOM ROOM BLUES BAND

THE OUTFIT

free entry

(raffle and food)

Blue Thursday, and Friday and Saturday and Sunday :)

If you like R’n'B, not that modern Soul, Rap, Pap which calls itself R’n'B, but proper Rhythm and Blues, played by proper Blues bands who keep the spirit of the delta alive by playing music straight from the soul, then get yourself along to KT’s 5th Annual Wakefield City Blues Bash.

Starting this very eve, from 9pm at The Hop with Tim Graham & The Black Cats and Mike Shaw & Graham Hall. Its free entry, so you’ve got no excuse not to be there :)

Tonight is the first, of four consecutive nights of Bluesyness we will be bringing to Wakefield, with gigs at various venues around town, more details of which can found on our dedicated Blues Festival page.

Tickets are available for our only ticketed gig of the festival featuring The Hexmen, Tom Attah and The Tom Kilner band at Balne Lane Club, but you can also pay on the door if you like.

So there you go, get yourself along to one of our gigs this weekend for a big old dose of The Blues, all are welcome. Whether you’ve been into Blues for ages, or have never thought to listen to it before, we’ve got all kinds of bands on this weekend, all great, with something for everyone. See you There :)