Tuesday, July 22, 2014

Gigs Guide

 

Live Blues Gigs Guide for NSW and ACT

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Friday, 18 July 2014

Don Hopkins (solo): Cosmopolitan Cafe, Shop 6, 2-22 Knox St, DOUBLE BAY, Sydney (7-11pm, 02-93621881)

Finn: Collaroy Services Beach Club, 1058 Pittwater Rd, COLLAROY Sydney (8.30pm, 02-99715355)

Jack Derwin (solo):Abattoir Blues Café Bar, Abattoir Heritage Precinct, Dawn Fraser Ave, OLYMPIC PARK Sydney (4.30pm, 02-97460767)

Red Slim Trio:Coogee Diggers Club, Cnr Byron & Carr Sts, COOGEE Sydney (8pm, 02-96654466)

Steve Edmonds Band: Warilla Bowling Club, 1 Jason Ave, BARRACK HEIGHTS (Lake Illawarra) NSW (8pm, 02-42959595)

The Sqeezers:The Merton Hotel, 38 Victoria Rd, ROZELLE Sydney (8pm, 02-80659577)

Saturday, 19 July 2014

Bridie King Duo with Guest Jason & Judy Klever: Lord Wolseley Hotel, 265 Bulwara Rd, ULTIMO Sydney (8.30pm, 02-96601736)

Cameron Henderson Duo:Coogee Diggers Club, Cnr Byron & Carr Sts, COOGEE Sydney (8pm, 02-96654466)

Corridors (Album launch):The Basement, 7 Macquarie Place, CIRCULAR QUAY Sydney (9pm, $25+bf incl CD, Bookings online or 02-92512797)

Mick On Wheels Band:Beaches Hotel, 272 Lawrence Hargrave Drv, THIRROUL (Wollongong) NSW (8pm, 02-42672288)

Phil Knight & The Blue Sirs: Royal Hotel, 220 Macquarie Rd, SPRINGWOOD (Blue Mountains) NSW (9pm, 02-47511021)

Stormcellar: Bald Rock Hotel, 17 Mansfield St, ROZELLE Sydney (8.30pm, 02-98184792)

Wards Xpress: Raby Tavern, Spitfire Drv, RABY Sydney (8pm, 02-98247200)

Sunday, 20 July 2014

Blues Sunday withDave Seaside:Artichoke Gallery Cafe, 17 Central Ave, MANLY Sydney (7pm, 02-99777335)

Canberra Blues SocietyJam featuring The Marji Curran Band: Harmonie German Club, 49 Jerrabomberra Ave, NARRABUNDAH (Canberra) ACT (2-5pm, $3m/$5nm, check website for details)

Dave Tice & Jim Finn: Lord Wolseley Hotel, 265 Bulwara Rd, ULTIMO Sydney (2-5pm, 02-96601736)

Finn:Ruby L'Otel, 68 Victoria Rd, ROZELLE Sydney (6.30pm, 02-95551900)

Sugar Bowl Hokum:The Merton Hotel, 38 Victoria Rd, ROZELLE Sydney (5-8pm, 02-80659577)

Kevin Borich Express (QLD):Beaches Hotel, 272 Lawrence Hargrave Drv, THIRROUL (Wollongong) NSW (5pm, 02-42672288)

Mainline Blues Band: Royal Exchange Hotel, 203 George St, WINDSOR (Hawkesbury) NSW (7.30pm, 02-45773039)

Phil Knight & The Blue Sirs: Concord Bowling Club, Clermont Ave, CONCORD Sydney (3pm, 02-97432309)

Steve Edmonds Band: Wickham Park Hotel, 61 Maitland St, ISLINGTON (Newcastle) NSW (5.30pm, 02-49653201)

Monday, 21 July 2014

No reported live Blues music gigs

Tuesday, 22 July 2014

Blues Tuesday:Spring Street Social Bar, Underground 110 Spring St, BONDI JUNCTION Sydney (7.30pm, 02-93892485)

Wednesday, 23 July 2014

Blacksea Blues Trio:Ruby L'Otel, 68 Victoria Rd, ROZELLE Sydney (8pm, 02-95551900)

Don Hopkins (solo): Cosmopolitan Cafe, Shop 6, 2-22 Knox St, DOUBLE BAY, Sydney (7-11pm, 02-93621881)

Mitch Anderson's Organic Orchestra: Cooper's Hotel, 221 King St, NEWTOWN Sydney (8pm, 02-95503461)

Musos Club Jam hosted by Jim Finn & Al Britton: Bald Faced Stag Hotel, 345 Parramatta Rd, LEICHHARDT Sydney (8pm, contact Jim or Al)

Thursday, 24 July 2014

Dave Weir & Band: Cooper's Hotel, 221 King St, NEWTOWN Sydney (8pm, 02-95503461)

Don Hopkins (solo): Cosmopolitan Cafe, Shop 6, 2-22 Knox St, DOUBLE BAY, Sydney (7-11pm, 02-93621881)

Judy Pearce & The Arrangement:National Press Club, 18 National Circuit, BARTON (Canberra) ACT (7pm, 02-62733644)

Lachy Doley Group:LazyBones Lounge, L2, 294 Marrickville Rd, MARRICKVILLE Sydney (7pm, $10, 0488-759548)

Musos Club Jam hosted by Jim Finn & Al Britton: Carousel Inn Hotel, Woodstock Ave, ROOTY HILL Sydney (8pm, contact Jim or Al)

Ray Beadle & The Silver Dollars: Miss Peaches Soul Food Bar, 201 Missenden Rd, NEWTOWN Sydney (8pm, 02-95577280)

Friday, 25 July 2014

Don Hopkins (solo): Cosmopolitan Cafe, Shop 6, 2-22 Knox St, DOUBLE BAY, Sydney (7-11pm, 02-93621881)

Gareth Jay (solo):Abattoir Blues Café Bar, Abattoir Heritage Precinct, Dawn Fraser Ave, OLYMPIC PARK Sydney (4.30pm, 02-97460767)

Lowdown Dirty Shame:The Merton Hotel, 38 Victoria Rd, ROZELLE Sydney (8pm, 02-80659577)

Pat Powell with Illya Szwec Trio: Blue Diamond Bar, Sebel Harbourside, 31 Shoalhaven St, KIAMA (Illawarra) NSW (7pm, 02-42307500)

Steve Edmonds Band: Dicey Rileys Hotel, 333 Crown St, WOLLONGONG (Illawarra) NSW (8.30pm, 02-42291952)

Stormcellar: Town Hall Hotel, 326 King St, NEWTOWN Sydney (9pm, 02-95572989)

Wards Xpress:Lewisham Hotel, 794 Parramatta Rd, LEWISHAM Sydney (8pm, 02-95608755)

Saturday, 26 July 2014

Jo Fabro Group:LazyBones Lounge, L2, 294 Marrickville Rd, MARRICKVILLE Sydney (8pm, $10, 0488-759548)

Kiama Jazz & Blues Club presents Carnivale New Orleans featuring Psycho Zydeco, Dr Don's Double Dose + More: The Pavillion Kiama, 2 Bong Bong St, KIAMA (Illawarra) NSW (8pm, $40, Bookings 42323322)

Mal Eastick & Milena Barrett Blues Project + The Stayers:Milton Theatre, Princes Hwy, MILTON (South Coast) NSW (8pm, $50, Bookings Carmel 0417 298 589)

Muma Jane's Blues Band: New Orana Hotel, 20 Pacific Hwy, BLACKSMITHS (Lake Macquarie) NSW (8.30pm, 02-49711522)

Stephanie Marchant Band:The Merton Hotel, 38 Victoria Rd, ROZELLE Sydney (8pm, 02-80659577)

Stormcellar: Royal Hotel, 283 Bondi Rd, BONDI Sydney (8pm, 02-91305236)

Steve Edmonds Band: Kiama Leagues Club, Terralong St, KIAMA (Illawarra) NSW (8pm, 02-42371777)

Sunday, 27 July 2014

Sydney Blues Society Jam featuring Steve Garry & The 21'20s: Botany View Hotel, 597 King St, NEWTOWN Sydney (6-10pm, details on website)

Big Blind Ray Trio: Shady Pines Saloon, Shop 4, 256 Crown St, DARLINGHURST Sydney (6pm, 0405-624944)

Big Blues Sunday featuring Foreday Riders, Mal Eastick & Milena Barrett Project, Harry Brus & Friends + More: Fitzroy Hotel, 161 George St, WINDSOR (Hawkesbury) NSW (Noon-Late, $20, 02-45773396)

Blues Sunday with Dave Seaside:Artichoke Gallery Cafe, 17 Central Ave, MANLY Sydney (7pm, 02-99777335)

Darren Jack (solo): Lord Wolseley Hotel, 265 Bulwara Rd, ULTIMO Sydney (3-6pm, 02-96601736)

Doggn' It Blues:The Merton Hotel, 38 Victoria Rd, ROZELLE Sydney (5-8pm, 02-80659577)

JD Love Band: Union Hotel, 576 King St, NEWTOWN Sydney (4pm, 02-95572989)

Matt Ross, Mark Evans & Mick O'Shea:Ruby L'Otel, 68 Victoria Rd, ROZELLE Sydney (6.30pm, 02-95551900)

Mick On Wheels & Illya Szwec: The Illawarra Brewery, WIN Entertainment Centre, Crown St, WOLLONGONG NSW (3pm, 02-42202854)

Steve Edmonds Band:Towradgi Beach Hotel, 170 Pioneer Rd, TOWRADGI (Wollongong) NSW (3pm, 02-42833588)

Stormcellar: Bondi Icebergs Club, 1 Notts Ave, BONDI BEACH Sydney (4.30pm, 02-91303120)

Monday, 28 July 2014

JMC Academy presents Best Student Blues Bands:Foundry SixOneSix, 616 Harris St, ULTIMO (7.30pm, $10, Bookings online)

Tuesday, 29 July 2014

Blues Tuesday:Spring Street Social Bar, Underground 110 Spring St, BONDI JUNCTION Sydney (7.30pm, 02-93892485)

Wednesday, 30 July 2014

Blacksea Blues Trio:Ruby L'Otel, 68 Victoria Rd, ROZELLE Sydney (8pm, 02-95551900)

Don Hopkins (solo): Cosmopolitan Cafe, Shop 6, 2-22 Knox St, DOUBLE BAY, Sydney (7-11pm, 02-93621881)

JMC Academy presents Best Student Blues Bands:Foundry SixOneSix, 616 Harris St, ULTIMO (8.30pm, $10, Bookings online)

Mitch Anderson's Organic Orchestra: Cooper's Hotel, 221 King St, NEWTOWN Sydney (8pm, 02-95503461)

Musos Club Jam hosted by Jim Finn & Al Britton: Bald Faced Stag Hotel, 345 Parramatta Rd, LEICHHARDT Sydney (8pm, contact Jim or Al)

Thursday, 31 July 2014

Don Hopkins (solo): Cosmopolitan Cafe, Shop 6, 2-22 Knox St, DOUBLE BAY, Sydney (7-11pm, 02-93621881)

Leo Joseph's Key Grip with Angela Lount:National Press Club, 18 National Circuit, BARTON (Canberra) ACT (7pm, 02-62733644)

Musos Club Jam hosted by Jim Finn & Al Britton: Carousel Inn Hotel, Woodstock Ave, ROOTY HILL Sydney (8pm, contact Jim or Al)

Ray Beadle & The Silver Dollars: Miss Peaches Soul Food Bar, 201 Missenden Rd, NEWTOWN Sydney (8pm, 02-95577280)

Friday, 1 August 2014

Chris Harland Band (Album launch) + Tony Jaggers (solo): Old Canberra Inn, 195 Mouat St, LYNEHAM (Canberra) ACT (8.30pm, 02-62576380)

Don Hopkins (solo): Cosmopolitan Cafe, Shop 6, 2-22 Knox St, DOUBLE BAY, Sydney (7-11pm, 02-93621881)

Wisemans Circus: Petersham Bowling Club, 77 Brighton St, PETERSHAM Sydney (8pm, 02-95694639)

Saturday, 2 August 2014

Bidgee Blues Club celebrates International Blues Music Day: Commercial Club, 77 Gunwood St, WAGGA WAGGA (Murrumbidgee) NSW (1pm-Midnight, 02-69213012)

International Blues Music Day featuring Ray Beadle Band, PJ O'Brien Band + All-Star Jam with Shane Pacey, The King Brothers & More:The Basement, 7 Macquarie Place, CIRCULAR QUAY Sydney (8pm, $25+bf, 02-92512797, Bookings online)

Leo Joseph (solo): Beyond Q Bookstore, 44 Curtin Pl, CURTIN (Canberra) ACT (4-6pm, 02-61623999)

Wollongong Blues Clubcelebrates International Blues Music Day: Corrimal RSL Club, 168 Princes Hwy, CORRIMAL (Wollongong) NSW (Noon-Midnight, 02-42836229)

Sunday, 3 August 2014

Blues Sunday with Dave Seaside:Artichoke Gallery Cafe, 17 Central Ave, MANLY Sydney (7pm, 02-99777335)

Canberra Pro Blues & Roots Jam: Harmonie German Club, 49 Jerrabomberra Ave, NARRABUNDAH (Canberra) ACT (2pm, 02-62959853)

Central Coast Blues Society Jam: Breakers Country Club, 64 Dover Rd, WAMBERAL (Central Coast) NSW (5-8pm, 02-43842661)

Don Hopkins (solo): Flame Lounge, Dee Why RSL Club, 932 Pittwater Rd, DEE WHY Sydney (6.30pm, 02-94544000)

Los Skeletone Blues (Album launch): Avalon Beach Bowling Club, Bowling Green Ln, AVALON Sydney (3-6pm, 02-99183231)

Mick Hart Experience:Towradgi Beach Hotel, 170 Pioneer Rd, TOWRADGI (Wollongong) NSW (3pm, 02-42833588)