Blues in the Bay

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7 — 8 October 2011

Join the Princess Pavillions from early ‘til late for two days of superb Rock & Blues!


Friday 7 October
WILKO JOHNSON plus IAN SIEGAL
LOUIS ELLIOT and BLUES CONNECTION
Starts 4.30pm


Wilko Johnson, the phenomenal guitarist and founding member of Dr. Feelgood, who has influenced everyone from Joe Strummer, Mick Jones to Steve Albini, brings his solo band featuring Blockheads’ Norman Watt-Roy (bass guitar), and Dylan Howe (drums). With very special guests including, Ian Siegel, rated by Mojo magazine as “the cleverest writer and most magnetic performer of Blues in the UK.”  In 2009, Mojo commended Siegal for recording the blues album of the year.  Last year Siegal won Band of the Year at the 2010 British Blues Awards


Saturday 8 October
ROBIN TROWER plus THE HAMSTERS
LARRY MILLER
BUCKET BOYS and BLUE ON BLACK
Starts 3pm


Formely of Truce, (featuring Jack Bruce) Procol Harum and the Fender Stratocaster's best friend Robin Trower, one of the greatest blues & rock guitarists, is headlining Saturday. Joined by a medley of talents including crowd favourites, The Hamsters for their final gig at the Pavilion after 25 years of success on the road.

Advance tickets: Friday £20, Saturday £25, 2 Day Ticket £40