ARBA Gig Blog w/e 18/2/18

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

*Dukes Of Jump  join us for our first night of BLUES in the brand new LEGENDS ROCK & BLUES BAR at 13 Davis Street Wingfield 7pm till 11pm. The British Workingmen’s Club

 Friday, February 9

*Thirty Two Twenty @ Semaphore Workers Club,
doors open 8.00 pm till midnight, $10.00 entry

*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

*Fleurieu Bluesbreakers @ The Railway Hotel Port Adelaide 2.00pm


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



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.

*Miracle Elixir – Dr DeSoto & Courtney Robb w/ Snooks La Vie
Sat 9 PM · Wheatsheaf Hotel · Thebarto

*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 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

*Lily and the Drum @ Blacksmiths Inn, Blacktop Road,One Tree Hill SA 3-7pm

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