Late night events, Music, Blues

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Tuesday Jamnastics with Lewis Gibson

An open but orchestrated jam night hosted by Lewis Gibson of The Mighty Midas Touch.

Nobles Cafe, Bar & Restaurant, Edinburgh

Tue 7 Apr

Free / 0131 629 7215

Tue 14 Apr

Free / 0131 629 7215

Tue 21 Apr

Free / 0131 629 7215

…and 23 more dates until 29 Sep

Never the Bride

Nickki Lamborn fronts this high-energy blues five-piece who are famous for their electric live shows and have supported The Who, ZZ Top and The Pretenders in their time.

Bar Continental, Barrow-in-Furness

Fri 14 Aug

£5 / 01229 832556

Ben Poole Band

The blues and blues-rock guitarist performs with his band.

The Flower Pot, Derby

Sat 30 May

£11

Gilles Peterson

Renowned electronica, hip hop and jazz DJ.

Patterns, Brighton

Sat 30 May

Prices to be confirmed / 01273 624343

Mic Edgar's Folk 'n' Blues Band

Folk and blues from Mic Edgar and his band.

Maggie May's, Glasgow

Thu 2 Apr

Free / 0141 548 1350

Thu 9 Apr

Free / 0141 548 1350

Thu 16 Apr

Free / 0141 548 1350

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Mike Whellans

AMC sell-out 2011 to 2014 (inc)! Winner – Best Act (Mettman Blues Week 2008, Germany). Unashamedly good rockin' 12-bar blues on 6/12-string guitars (accurately picked at eye-watering speed), mouth-harps (Mike just packs 'em with great music and blows it at you), and a wee tottie drum-kit. Hear his show-stopping vocal…

Acoustic Music Centre @ St Brides, Edinburgh

Thu 27 Aug

Back Room

£12 (£10) / 0131 668 2019

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Fri 28 Aug

Back Room

£12 (£10) / 0131 668 2019

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sat 29 Aug

Back Room

£12 (£10) / 0131 668 2019

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Sun 30 Aug

Back Room

£12 (£10) / 0131 668 2019

Part of Edinburgh Festival Fringe.

Paul Lamb & The King Snakes

Paul Lamb has forged himself into the history books as one of the greatest harmonica players of our time.

The Cabbage Patch, London TW1

Thu 21 May

£12 ( £10; £5) / 020 8892 3874

Seasick Steve

Vagrant American bluesman accompanying himself on a two-stringed guitar, wooden box and other handmade instruments.

Leas Cliff Hall, Folkestone

Tue 7 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 01303 228600

O2 Guildhall Southampton

Sat 25 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 023 8063 2601

York Barbican

Thu 23 Apr

Prices to be confirmed / 0844 854 2757

Sunday Sessions with Advosound

Three local acts play each week.

Clerk's Bar, Edinburgh

Sun 5 Apr

Free / 0131 667 2701

Sun 12 Apr

Free / 0131 667 2701

Sun 19 Apr

Free / 0131 667 2701

…and 14 more dates until 26 Jul

The Travelling Brothers

The Spanish six-piece performs blues.

Ain't Nothin But Blues Bar, London W1B

Sat 18 Apr

Free / 020 7287 0514

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Alex McKown Band

The outfit plays blues-rock.

Farnham Maltings

Thu 9 Apr

£10 / 01252 745444

Bad Pennies

The Medway-based rock and blues covers band pays tribute to the likes of Jimi Hendrix, Gary Moore, Stevie Ray Vaughan, ZZ Top.

Ypres Castle Inn, Rye

Fri 3 Apr

Free / 01797 223248

The Bail Jumpers

The band plays a range of rock and blues covers.

New Quay Inn, Teignmouth

Fri 12 Jun

Free / 01626 774145

Balls Of Steel

The group performs a range of rock and blues covers.

The Turbinia, Newton Aycliffe

Sat 27 Jun

Free / 01325 313034

Big Joe Louis

Classic blues by the London-based musician.

Ain't Nothin But Blues Bar, London W1B

Fri 3 Apr

Free / 020 7287 0514

Sat 25 Apr

Free / 020 7287 0514

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Billy Walton Band

A combination of hard blues reminiscent of Hendrix mixed with a healthy dose of Warren Hayes and Derrick Trucks from New Jersey-based guitarist and singer Billy Walton and his band.

Farnham Maltings

Thu 30 Apr

£12 / 01252 745444

The Bluematics

The London-based outfit plays Chicago blues and classic rhythm'n'blues.

Ain't Nothin But Blues Bar, London W1B

Fri 3 Apr

Free / 020 7287 0514

Fri 10 Apr

Free / 020 7287 0514

Blues, Boogie Woogie & Beyond

Piano pounders and guitar heroes turn on the heat.

Boisdales Of Canary Wharf, London E14

Thu 2 Apr

£7.50–£30 / 020 7715 5818

Thu 9 Apr

£7.50–£30 / 020 7715 5818

Thu 16 Apr

£7.50–£30 / 020 7715 5818

…and 6 more dates until 28 May

Cafe Jazz, Cardiff

Mon 20 Apr

Phone for prices / 029 2038 7026

  • 21:00 – 23:00 Blues Duo Cafe Jazz, Cardiff

The Blues Spiders

The four-piece performs blues and rhythm'n'blues.

Ain't Nothin But Blues Bar, London W1B

Tue 14 Apr

Free / 020 7287 0514

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Bob Hokum Band

The singer, guitarist and Ealing native leads his outfit for a performance of Delta, Chicago and British blues.

Ain't Nothin But Blues Bar, London W1B

Wed 22 Apr

Free / 020 7287 0514

Brecon Jazz Festival

The jazz festival is now in its 31st year and attracts the like of Martin Taylor, Digby Fairweather's Half Dozen, Pigfoot, Gogo Penguin, Timo Lassy Band and Adriano Adewale this year.

Brecon Cathedral

Sat 8 Aug

£15–£22.50 / 01874 623857

Sun 9 Aug

£15–£22.50 / 01874 623857

Market Hall, Brecon

Sat 8 Aug

£25–£37.50

Theatr Brycheiniog, Brecon

Sat 8 Aug

£17.50–£25 / 01874 611622

The Bruce Johnson Band

Funky Blues with a taste of sweet soul music.

Bull's Head, London SW13

Fri 3 Apr

£8–£10 / 020 8876 5241

Dave Sharp

The vocalist/guitarist plays acoustic blues.

The Blues Cafe Bar, Harrogate

Tue 5 May

Free / 01423 566881

Davina & the Vagabonds

Fierce New Orleans jazz, soul and swing from the Minnesotan blues chanteuse.

The Blues Kitchen, London EC2A

Thu 16 Apr

Free / 020 7729 7216

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