ARBA Gig Guide w/e 29-9-17


Provides up-to-date weekly gig information  for Blues and Roots fans throughout Adelaide and surrounds…


 Thursday, September 21

*The Valcos @ The Gilbert st hotel 7-10

*JJ Fields & The T-Bones featuring Mario Marino and Jack “Mojo” Mouhalis as special guests @ The “Gumbo Room” Blues Jam all in the front bar of The Gov. Band on @ 8.30pm, Jams start @ 9.15pm onward with Billy Bob Rankine as our MC and comedy relief. Come down and soak up some great blues vibes and jams happening all in the “new improved” space…FREE ENTRY & a $10 meal of Gumbo stew & rice available at the bar!

Friday, September 22

*Mick Kidd with David Blight @ the Three Brothers

*Dead Lucky @ Semaphore Workers Club, doors open 8.00 pm till midnight, $10.00 entry

Saturday, September 23

 Sunday, September 24

*The Satellites @ Semaphore Workers Club,
doors open 4.00 pm till 8.00 pm, $10.00 entry.
93 Esplanade, Semaphore

*Mick Kidd @ the Blackies!
2 PM · The Blacksmiths Inn · One Tree Hill

*Snooks and Nikko ,Rusty Bonnet,Alana and John Jagt @ Fidels Bar 4-8pm

*Bluescasters @ Christies Sailing Club
Sun 4 PM · Christies Sailing Club · Christies Beach

*Steve Gower – Solo @ The Blue Gums Hotel 2pm

Tuesday, September 26

The Gassie Blues Lounge Jam from 8pm
The Gaslight Tavern 36 Chief St. Brompton

 Friday, September 29

*Semaphore Music Festival is held on the beach – Foreshore Reserve and surrounding pubs, clubs and venues over four nights and three days from Friday 29 September to Monday 2 October. Check out full program and purchase Early Bird tickets for the Main Stage Saturday, Sunday and Monday concerts featuring Ruby Boots, William Crighton, Charles Jenkins & The Zhivagos, Raised by Eagles, Rich Davies & the Low Road, Kelly Menhennett, Aaron Thomas & the Human Patterns, Hana & Jessie Lee, Cowboys of Love, the Coconut Kids, Conchillia, Little Captain, The Heggarties, Alana Jagt & The Monotremes, The Cherry Pickers, Jimmy Mountain, Alison Coppe & The Janes, Haystacks Calhoon, The Reverend & Mrs Rowdy at only $30 plus booking fee for Early Bird weekend passes and $15 plus booking fee.

*Semaphore Music Festival @ The Semaphore Workers Club doors open 8.00 pm till midnight, $15.00 entry

*The Chairmen @ Fed on Semaphore during the Semaphore Music Festival 8pm

*Mick Kidd and David Blight @ Semaphore Music Festival from 2pm on Monday 2 October at The Federal Hotel – Semaphore, 25 Semaphore Rd, Semaphore, SA.

*Lily And The Drum @ The Corporate Moose, Mildura Vic 9pm – 12am

*Papa Legba. Blues and Roots from the 40’s till now
@ The Bridgewater Inn.

*Stringybark Mcdowell & Mollycoddle @ The Three Brothers


First artists announcement….40 ARTISTS IN 10 VENUES OVER 3 DAYS!!!
Special Early Bird ticket prize!!…
WIN AN “ULTIMATE 2-DAY GET AWAY ESCAPE” when you purchase your early bird tickets here…
If you purchase an early bird ticket before September 25, you’ll automatically be in the running to win a 2-day weekend escape in a 7 bedroom beachside apartment @ The Waterfront Group Stay opposite the Port Noarlunga Jetty and Reef.
Winner to be announced November 26th at the festival
EARLY BIRD TICKETS : (early bird ticket sale ends September 25 @ midnight)
– 1 DAY PASS (access to all venues) = $65 (Normal price $85)
– 2 DAY PASS (access to all venues) = $125 (Normal price $150)
– 3 DAY PASS (access to all venues) = $150 (Normal price $185)
– Please note each venue will have 3 artists performing during each evening.
– Performance times will be approximately between the hours of 6pm till midnight.
– There will be 4 night venues per evening (hence approximately 10-14 artists performing per evening)
– Full festival performance program will be released on September 9th along with second full announcement of the artists line up.

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