Provides up-to-date weekly gig information for Blues and Roots fans throughout Adelaide and surrounds…
Thursday, February 8
*The Blues Collective featuring Billy Bob Rankine, Mario Marino, Chris Soole and Dennis Kipridis will be host band @ “Gumbo Room” Blues Jam in the front bar of The Gov. Band on @ 8.30pm, Jams start @ 9.30pm onward, (backline supplied so just bring your instruments).
*Nate & Rubes @ The Gilbert Street Hotel, 88 Gilbert St Adelaide
Friday, February 9
*JJ Fields @ café Komodo, 128 prospect rd Prospect. fine acoustic blues 8 -11pm
*Double Barrel Blues Blues @ the Goatshead bar, Three Brothers Arms, Macclesfield 8 pm
*Ruby Dee and the Snakehandlers from Austin, Texas, supported by The Saucerman and the Pumpin’ Piano Cats @ the Gaslight Tavern. Only 100 Tickets available @ $12 phone 0413306923 to book your’s.
Saturday, February 10
*Mick Kidd @ Barossa Valley Brewery, Tanunda (solo 1p.m)
*Slim Dime + The Cherry Pickers @ The Wheaty
Sunday, February 11
*The Dirty Roots Band @ The Semaphore Workers Club 93 Esplanade, Semaphore. Featuring Snooks La Vie, Deryck Charles, Sav Palaktsoglou, Chris Soole, Dennis Kipridis and Mick Garcia!!!
Doors @ 4pm band on @ 5ish till 8pm
Tuesday, February 13
*The Blues Lounge Jam @ The Gaslight Tavern 36 Chief St. Brompton.
Thursday, February 15
*Keith Hall @ The Gilbert
*JJ Fields and the T-Bones @ The Gumbo Room
*The House Reckers @ the new Legends Rock and Blues Bar at the British Workingmans Club. Davis St Wingfield. Come down for a meal and catch the House Reckers. Adelaide’s Traditional Blues Band playing Muddy Waters, Houndog Taylor, Little Walter, Freddie King etc.
Friday, February 16
Adelaide Roots and Blues Association Presents: Blues at the Fringe
HURRY BOOK EARLY! only 60 TIX PER SHOW.
DOORS OPEN 7.00PM
Pistol Petes Memphis BBQ from 7.00pm
Intimate venue with first class staging and heaps of onsite parking * Fully Licenced
Global Music Revolution
47 O.G. ROAD KLEMZIG (10 mins from CDB)
*Fleurieu Fringe OPENING NIGHT – Multi-award winning Blues singer/songwriter, Cal Williams Jr, combines the gentle fingerpicking of British Folk with the raw intensity of Delta Slide Blues to create a sound that is both intricate and powerful.
@ Sauerbier House Culture Exchange, on the banks of the Onkaparinga River, Port Noarlunga.
*Fleurieu Bluesbreakers @ The Wheatsheaf Hotel 8pm
39 George Street, Thebarton
*Lily and the Drum @ Adelaide Fringe Festival, Gawler Fringe Opening Event, Walker Place, Gawler SA – 8.45-9.30pm
Saturday, February 17
*GT Stringer @ Hades Hula House Opening Weekend 52 Semaphore Rd. 7pm $5 entry after 8pm.
*Dave Blight with Mick Kidd –“Beer, Bikes & Blues” @ Prancing Pony Brewery, Totness -2p.m
Sunday, February 18
*Rusty Bonnet @ The Gilbert, 88 Gilbert St Adelaide
*Blicher, Hemmer, Gadd
7:30 PM · The Gov · Hindmarsh ( Ok its notBLUES but arguably the greatest IN THE POCKET Drummer of all time!! Steve Gadd has played with anyone who is anyone)
*Chris Finnen & Gwyn Ashton Band @ The Semaphore Workers Club doors open 4.00 pm till 8.00 pm, $10.00 entry
“A History of Early Blues” and “Lead Belly” @ the Wheaty on Fringe Sundays Feb 18th, 25th and March 4th. “Lead Belly” runs on from 3-4pm and “A History of Early Blues” runs from 5-6:30pm. Tix from https://www.adelaidefringe.com.au and will feature the award winning blues talents of Emily Davis, Kory Horwood, Lightnin’ Will Kallinderis and Cal Williams Jr
*The Steve Brown Band @ the Groove Garden Main Road Mclaren vale ( Next to the Singing gallery) 4pm