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Join us for a fabulous weekend of blues in the intimate setting of The Heathlands Hotel in Bournemouth. A great opportunity to hear some superb music and visit Bournemouth’s shops and Christmas market.
The hotel is very welcoming and friendly, and we have ‘Happy Hour’ every day. Plus bacon butties at midnight! In addition to the late night jam sessions, we also have an ‘open mic’ area so that you can have an informal jam or practice during the day. Plus a blues cinema. Tremendous fun as well as being a brilliant music weekend!
Blues and soul diva voted the UK's No 1 female blues vocalist by BluePrint magazine.
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The Spikedrivers are one of the most original, innovative and exciting bands on the live music circuit. The bluesy combination of Ben Tyzack's sublime slide guitar, Constance Redgrave's deceptively simple bass lines, Maurice McElroy's precise drumming and percussion, along with their distinctive vocals and harmonies, creates a sound that is familiar yet different to anything you've ever heard before. Their roots are firmly in the Mississippi Delta, but their songwriting and arranging talents bring them right up to date. Their music has been described as 'haunting', 'gutsy', 'tribal' and even ‘psychedelic’. Spikedrivers are the new sound of transatlantic blues.
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Cry Baby & The Hoochie Coochie Boys
Award winning rhythm and blues band Cry Baby and The Hoochie Coochie Boys play dance-floor rhythm and blues. This five piece outfit are gonna satisfy if you're in need of a shot of rhythm and blues. With original material from their award winning album 'Sweet Thing' or covers given the Coochie treatment. Whether it's traditional Chicago driving blues or rocking British R&B, Cry Baby and the Boys are 'Gonna Blues Ya 'Til They Lose Ya'...
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The Cadillac Kings
The award winning Cadillac Kings play blues, swing, boogie, jump-jive and rock n roll with the look, sound and intentions of the 1950s. This band has a reputation for wowing their audiences from theatres to dance-halls, from clubs to festivals, across the UK and Europe. "The UK's premier blues & roots act" - John Clarke, The Times. "Good time blues at its very best - do not miss these guys" - Lionel Ross, Blues in Britain. "One of the UK's finest band's in any genre" - Grahame Rhodes, Liverpool Echo.
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Stompin' Dave's Blues3
Stompin’ Dave's Blues3 play an enticing mix of blues and roots and rhythm & blues. Now together for a few years, the band have been playing some high profile festivals, clubs and theatre gigs to great critical acclaim. Stompin’ Dave leads the band on vocals, guitar, fiddle, banjo and piano, aided and abetted by award-winning drummer Sam Kelly and with Earl Jackson on bass and second guitar. A fabulous high energy feel-good band.
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A Dutch diva with a voice that knocks you off your seat performing jazz, blues, swing and more!
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Very professional blues guitarist performing blues, funk, soul, rock, reggae and jazz all rolled into one.
See 2 tour dates featuring Robin Bibi
Earl's voice, stage presence and powerful performance coupled with his outstanding guitar playing bring to life the pounding rhythms of rock n roll and the blues. Based in Nottingham, Earl is a well known figure on the British rock 'n' roll and blues circuits. He has made appearances on BBC radio and TV including the prestigious Jonathon Ross show, a widely acclaimed success. The Mad Rat Magazine has described Earl as "entertainment with a capital 'E', he certainly is Mister Charisma!"
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Crossfire, Big Ray
- 12 Grove Road
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