Live Dates


2018

Wed 12th Dec 2018


Private Function
Newcastle Civic Centre
Newcastle upon Tyne,

Sun 11th Nov 2018
1pm-4pm


Bonded Warehouse,

Junk Club Blues
Fish Quay,
Low Street,
Sunderland,
SR1 2RQ,

Sat 13th Oct 2018
Michael playing at 3:15pm

Festival ticket (Fri/sat) £48
Sat only £35

The Blues Matters Little Acoustic Stage:

The Big Blues festival
THE ATKINSON
Lord Street,
Southport
PR8 1DB,

Box office:01704 533 333,
facebook:@TheAtkinsonSouthport

Fri 12th Oct 2018
1:10pm

Free
(Donations go to the Lit & Phil)

Literary & Philosophical Society
Lunchtime concert
(Lit & Phil) event page
23 Westgate Road,
Newcastle upon Tyne,
NE1 1SE
(Lit & Phil)facebook page

Please reserve seats Tel:(0191) 232 0192,
If you reserve a ticket and are subsequently unable to attend, please let the venue know as they often have a waiting list. Thank you.

Fri 28th Sept 2018
8pm

tbc


The Pokey Hole Blues Club
supporting the Melvin Hancox Band
Lichfield Sports Club,
Eastern Avenue,
Lichfield,
WS13 7SQ

Tel:078 666 24591,
facebook: The Pokey Hole Blues Club

Thurs 20th Sept 2018
7pm -11pm


Whispering Blues:
100% unplugged Acoustic Blues
Little Green
83-89, Goldspink Lane,
Newcastle upon Tyne,
NE2 1NQ

Tel:(0191) 230 5167,
facebook: @littlegreennewcastle

facebook event page

Sun 9th September 2018
4 - 6 pm

Honey Bee Blues Club,
The Porter Cottage
286, Sharrow Vale Road,
Sheffield,
S11 8ZL

Sun 26th Aug 2018
Time: 3:15pm

Festival ticket
12 venues 3 days
Fri24-Sun26 Aug
3day ticket £75

Great British Rhythm & Blues Festival,Colne
Lucy Zirins Acoustic Stage
The Little Theatre,
1, River Street, Colne
Lancashire,
BB8 0DQ
Tickets

Wed 1st August 2018
Doors open 8pm

Show starts 8:30pm

£10 in advance

£12 on the door

Midnight Special Blues Club,
@ The Blues Room,
The Old Ford,
Lynchford Rd,
Ash Vale,
Surrey,
GU12 5QA

Sat 21 July 2016
Time: pm

Garden Village Summer Party & Barbecue
Garden Village Hall,
Rosewood Avenue,
Newcastle upon Tyne,
NE3 5DD

Sun 8th July 2018
from 4pm

The Monkey Junk Blues Club,@ The Cluny,
- with Jim Murray
36 Lime Street,
Ouseburn
Newcastle upon Tyne,
NE1 2PQ

Sun 17th June 2018
2pm-6pm

Open Day 2018 Elkstone Village Hall,
Elkstone ,
Nr Cheltenham,
Glos,
GL53 9PB,

Sat 26th May 2018
1pm-6pm
Michael on stage 5pm

Bonded Warehouse,
Fish Quay,
Low Street,
Sunderland,
SR1 2RQ,

10th May 2018
7:30pm


£5

Branded
@The Bakehouse,
631-633 Mansfield Road,
Nottingham,
NG5 2FX
Tickets:The Bakehouse (Tel:0115 956 9430)

Sun 25th February 2018
Time:4:30 pm

The Beck,
157 Bradford Road
Brighouse,,
West Yorkshire
HD6 4AS
T:01484 723745

2017

Sun 17th December 2017
9pm

The Flying Circus,
53,Castle Gate,
Newark upon Trent,
Nottingham
NG24 1BE

Fri 24th November 2017
8.15pm

The Three Tuns,
Church Bank
Eggleston, Barnard Castle,
DL12 0AH
01833 650 289-->

Sun 5th November 2017
8 - 10pm

Bullfrog Blues,

Smokestack
159A Lower Briggate,
Leeds
LS1 6LY

Mon 23rd October 2017
8:30pm
Doors open 8:00pm

£6 /£2 students
On the door

Bridge Folk Club,
Bridge Hotel (upstairs function room)
Castle Garth,
Newcastle upon Tyne
NE1 1RQ

Sun 17th September 2017
4 - 6 pm

Honey Bee Blues Club,
Coach & Horses
Sheffield Road,
Dronfield,
S18 2GD

27th August 2017
6pm

The Flying Circus,
53,Castle Gate,
Newark upon Trent,
Nottingham
NG24 1BE

Sat 29th July 2017
8:00pm
Doors open 7:30pm

tba

Redcar R&B Club,
Supporting The Hitman Blues Band & the New York City Horns
at Redcar R & B Club
The Citz Club,
104 Lord Street,
Redcar, Cleveland.
TS10 3BP
Tel:
Tickets from here

17th June 2017
from 1:15pm

Garden Village Summer Party & Barbecue
Garden Village Hall,
Gosforth,
Newcastle Upon Tyne

Sat 28th Jan. 2017
8:00pm

£10

Saltburn Blues Club,
Supporting The John Verity Band
at Saltburn Cricket Club
Marske Mill Ln,
Saltburn by Sea,
TS12 1HJ
Tel:
Tickets from here

Sun 22nd Jan 2017
Time: tbc

festival ticket
4 venues 3 nights
Fri20-Mon23 Jan
from £99

Great British Rock and Blues Festival,Skegness Blues matters Stage
Jak's bar,
Butlins Resort, Skegness
Lincolnshire,
PE25 1NJ
Tickets

Mon 5th Dec. 2016
8:30pm

cancelled
Club closed

The Iron Horse FC
Emerson Way
Newton Aycliffe
DL5 5HQ
Tel:07922 324675

Sun 27th Nov. 2016
Time: Doors 7pm for 7.30pm start

£5

South Shields Folk Club
with Anne Lamb
S.Shields folk club website
The Customs House,
Mill Dam,
South Shields, NE33 1ES

Thurs 3rd Nov. 2016
Time: 8.30pm start

tbc

Durham City Folk Club
Tap & Spile,
Front Street,
Framwellgate Moor,
Durham
DH1 5EE

Sat 8th Oct. 2016
Time: tbc

Full Festival tickets
(7-8 Oct)
£34 Earlybird
£39 from 1 Oct.

Free in
Foyer 12-5:30pm
Bar 6pm-11pm

Big Blues Festival @The Atkinson Theatre
Blues Matters! Acoustic Stage,
Big Blues festival link
The Atkinson,
Lord Street,
Southport, PR8 1DB
Box office: (01704) 533 333
(Booking fees apply)

Fri 23rd Sept 2016
Time: 1:10pm

Free
(Donations go to the Lit & Phil)

Literary & Philosophical Society
Lunchtime concert
(Lit & Phil) event page
23 Westgate Road,
Newcastle upon Tyne,
NE1 1SE

Please reserve your seat by calling (0191) 232 0192, emailing library@litandphil.org.uk or by calling in to the Lit and Phil
If you reserve a ticket and are subsequently unable to attend, please let the venue know as they often have a waiting list. Thank you.

Sun 31st July 2016
6pm-9pm

radio

Guest on Gary Grainger's Blues Show
Bishop FM 105.9
listen to Bishop FM live
listen on Gary's Blues show website
repeated Wednesday 11pm,Bishop FM,
also Tuesday 12-3 GG Blues Show KCOR
(mon 6-10 pm & thurs 12mdn-3am central USA time)
Kansas city online radio

Sat 16 July 2016
Time: 11am-3pm

Garden Village Summer Party & Barbecue
Garden Village Hall,
Rosewood Avenue,
Newcastle upon Tyne,
NE3 5DD

Sun 19th June 2016
Time: 3pm-11pm

£32

Cleethorpes Blues Festival Acoustic Stage
Pleasure Island,
Kings Road,
Cleethorpes,
North East Lincolnshire, DN35 0PL
Box Office

Sat 18th June 2016
Time: 2pm-10pm

£32

Durham Blues Festival
Acoustic Stage
Durham Gala Theatre,
1 Millennium Place,
Durham DH1 1WA
Box Office

Fri 12th Feb. 2016
1:10pm

Free

Literary & Philosophical Society
Lunchtime concert
(Lit & Phil) event page
23 Westgate Road,
Newcastle upon Tyne,
NE1 1SE
Tel: 0191 232 0192

Please reserve your seat by calling (0191) 232 0192, emailing library@litandphil.org.uk or by calling in to the Lit and Phil
If you reserve a ticket and are subsequently unable to attend, please let the venue know as they often have a waiting list. Thank you.

Thurs 11th Feb. 2016
Time: 8pm

£7

Darlington Folk Club
(Darlington Folk Club website)
Copper Beech
Neasham Road
Darlington
DL14DH

Fri 18th Sept. 2015
1:10pm

Free

Literary & Philosophical Society
Lunchtime concert
(Lit & Phil) event page
23 Westgate Road,
Newcastle upon Tyne,
NE1 1SE
Tel: 0191 232 0192

Please reserve your seat by calling (0191) 232 0192, emailing library@litandphil.org.uk or by calling in to the Lit and Phil
If you reserve a ticket and are subsequently unable to attend, please let the venue know as they often have a waiting list. Thank you.

Wed 16th Sept. 2015
7:30pm

Laurel Folk in Bishop Auckland Town Hall
- with Kentucky Cowtippers
(Bishop Auckland Town Hall website)
Bishop Auckland Town Hall
Market Place
Bishop Auckland
County Durham
DL14 7NP

for tickets Tel: 03000 269 524

Mon 27th July 2015
3pm

Guitar Workshop

Under The Dome Festival
The Inflatable Dome
Whitley Bay

Sat 25th July 2015
7pm

Under The Dome Festival
with House of Lost Souls and Skylark Song

The Inflatable Dome
Whitley Bay

Sat 20th June 2015
From 2pm

Garden Village Summer Party
Garden Village Community Centre
Rosewood Avenue
Newcastle Upon Tyne
NE3 5DD

Wed 15th Apr. 2015
8pm

Cancelled

The Oddfellows Arms
(Oddfellows facebook page)
Cliff Hill,
Gorleston-On-Sea,
Norfolk,
NR31 6DG

Fri 20th Mar. 2015
7:30pm

£6/5

Literary & Philosophical Society
Evening concert
(Lit & Phil) event page
23 Westgate Road,
Newcastle upon Tyne,
NE1 1SE
Tel: 0191 232 0192

Please reserve your seat by calling (0191) 232 0192, emailing library@litandphil.org.uk or by calling in to the Lit and Phil

If you reserve a ticket and are subsequently unable to attend, please let the venue know as they often have a waiting list. Thank you.

Mon 9th Feb. 2015
8:30pm

£5

The Iron Horse FC
Emerson Way
Newton Aycliffe
DL5 5HQ
Tel:07922 324675

Fri 12th Dec. 2014
1:10pm

Free

Literary & Philosophical Society
Lunchtime concert
(Lit & Phil) event page
23 Westgate Road,
Newcastle upon Tyne,
NE1 1SE
Tel: 0191 232 0192

Please reserve your seat by calling (0191) 232 0192, emailing library@litandphil.org.uk or by calling in to the Lit and Phil

If you reserve a ticket and are subsequently unable to attend, please let the venue know as they often have a waiting list. Thank you.

Fri 29th Aug. 2014
12:30

St Mary's Heritage Centre
Oakwellgate
Gateshead
Tyne and Wear
NE8 2AU

Sun 20th July 2014

Folk at Dorman's

Dorman's Club
Oxford Road
Linthorpe
Middlesborough
TS5 5DT

Wed 19th Feb. 2014
1:10pm

Free

Literary & Philosophical Society
Lunchtime concert
(Lit & Phil) event page
23 Westgate Road,
Newcastle upon Tyne,
NE1 1SE
Tel: 0191 232 0192

Please reserve your seat by calling (0191) 232 0192, emailing library@litandphil.org.uk or by calling in to the Lit and Phil

If you reserve a ticket and are subsequently unable to attend, please let the venue know as they often have a waiting list. Thank you.

7th Feb. 2014
7:30pm

£5

Album Launch

St Mary's Heritage Centre
Oakwellgate
Gateshead
Tyne & Wear
NE82AU

Click Here for Tickets

or Tel: 0191 433 6965

14th July 2013
12:45pm

Folk at Dorman's

Dorman's Club
Oxford Road
Linthorpe
Middlesborough
TS5 5DT

2nd Sept. 2012

Private party

15th July 2012
from 1:45pm

Nature's World

Ladgate Lane
Acklam
Middlesbrough
TS5 7YN

5th June 2012
from 1:15pm

Garden Village Hall,
Gosforth,
Newcastle Upon Tyne

23rd - 25th Sept. 2011

Michael playing 25th

Roots North

Cropton Folk n Roots Festival

Day or Weekend Tickets

(Weekender Early Bird Ticket - £25
Day and event tickets available.)

24th July 2011

Private party

Sun 26th June 2011
3pm - 11pm

£24adv

Michael on stage 10:00pm

£24

Cleethorpes Blues Festival

Pleasure Island,
Kings Road,
Cleethorpes,
North East Lincolnshire,
DN35 0PL

Further details

Directions

click for tickets

Tickets also available from Cleethorpes Pleasure Island box office

Sat 25th June 2011
3pm - 11pm

£24adv

Michael on stage 10:00pm

£24

Durham Blues Festival

Durham Students union,
Dunelm House,
New Elvet,
Durham,
DH13AN

Further details

Directions

click for tickets

or from Durham Students
Union - £24
or from Michael

Thurs 12th May 2011
8:00pm

£4

The Bridge Hotel
(upstairs Function Room)
Castle Garth,
Newcastle upon Tyne,
NE1 1RQ

Tel: 0191 232 6400

Tues 12th Apr. 2011
8:00pm

£4

The Bridge Hotel
(upstairs Function Room)
Castle Garth,
Newcastle upon Tyne,
NE1 1RQ

Tel: 0191 232 6400