Events

Bottle Neck Blues 7pm – Flat 26 8:30 – Bad Day Blues Band 10pm

Bottle Neck Blues – 7pm

MARTIN McNEILL is an acclaimed slide guitarist and singer, playing traditional blues which draws on artists including Muddy Waters, Elmore James, Ray Charles and Ry Cooder.
His wide repertoire also includes classic soul, jazz, gospel and modern folk-blues.
“Nne of the country’s finest bottleneck blues guitarists” — BBC radio presented Stephen Foster.
 “Great performer…stunning bottleneck guitarist” — British BluesFederation chair Ashwyn Smyth.
 

Flat 26: 8:30pm 

Based in Stratford, London, “Flat 26” is an Electronic/Soul project by Eugenio Morgillo (Guitarist/Singer/Writer/Beatmaker)
Eugenio is busy working on “Flat 26” first EP that will come out later in the year.
Flat 26’s first single ‘Prove It’ got the attention of many local radios and blogs.
The perfect blend of soul and blues with hip-hop/trap beats is something different that Eugenio wants to bring to the music scene.

Bad Day Blues Band – 10pm

“The Bad Day Blues Band are a hard hitting blues rock band taking the London Music by storm. Playing a mixture of covers and original material, the band pride themselves in bringing the british blues sound of the swinging sixties back into the 21st century.”

From recording in Abbey Road to wowing the crowds at The Isle of Wight Festival, BDBB are ferocious live performers and showmen, dedicated to
giving audiences an experience they’ll never forget. Pushing boundaries and merging genres from blues to rock to country and
soul, smelting them into a unique style that can only be BDBB. Established in 2016, Bad Day have already reached number 1 in the iTunes blues chart with hit single ‘Late night sister’ and won over some very notable friends, endorsing international companies such as Orange, Ernie Ball, Gamma, Seydel, Blackstar and Laney. They play regularly at some of the world’s coolest venues including, The Hard Rock Cafe, The 100 Club, as well as a sell out show in Times Square, NYC supporting grammy award winner Delbert McClinton at the Sony Hall. Bad Day are playing many of the major popular music UK festivals in 2018 such as The Isle of Wight Festival, Black Deer festival and Pennfest, showing their appeal reaches way beyond the genre their name lends itself to. Rock and roll at it’s coolest.

Their new record The Abbey Road Session reached number 5 in the iTunes blues chart on the day of it’s release. It was produced by Chris Bolster (Paul McCartney, Ozzy Osbourne, Foo fighters etc) at Abbey Road studios.