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26th September - Niall Kelly
From booking the blues to starring in his own right…Niall kelly spent every weekend of seven long years hosting London’s ‘Ain’t Nothin’ But Blues’ in the heart of soho. now he’s tasting life from onstage, rather than in front of it…
3rd October - Julian Burdock
Ladies and Gentlemen... let me introduce to you the one and only... Julian Burdock. Guitarist, Singer/Composer, lyricist and Harmonica player. Although a Bristol boy at heart, Julian has lived in London for most of his professional musical life.
Julian is the guitarist, singer and main songwriter of 24PESOS one of London’s most unique and exciting and original blues bands.
10th October - Two Crows
This week it's Two Crows playing soul powered Blues, Old School Rhythm & Blues and Funk, originals and classics.
17th October - Niall Kelly
Immersion in London’s blues scene helped establish this affable Northern Irishman as a songwriter of focus and expression, channelling Celtic warmth wrapped in melodic dexterity and lyrical perception. Music that melds folk and country with the blues, in 2017 it attracted the ear of The Beautiful South’s Paul Heaton and Jacqui Abbott who booked Niall’s band on a sold out, national Irish tour - something of a homecoming for this son of Derry who had moved across the water!
24th October - Joff Watkins
Joff Watkins of Jimmy Regals and the Royals is back at the Honor Oak serving us raucous, howling blues with a North Mississippi/New Orleans/South London kick
31st October - Big Joe Louis
Whether performing solo or with his band, Big Joe Louis serves up delta fed blues and boogie with an intensity and authenticity that evokes the spirit of the blues in a way unrivaled by any other British artist
“...an important force in modern British Blues.” The Virgin Encyclopaedia Of The Blues
"The best blues group ever to emanate from these shores. You must see them. They are great." Now Dig This
"Perhaps the finest set I have ever heard from a UK band..." Blues & Rhythm
“...one of the best British Blues bands ever.” Juke Blues