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Today Saturday January 18



Early Bird Band - Lit & Phil, Westgate Road, Newcastle NE1 1SE. Tel: 0191 232 0192. 11:00am.


Adrian Cox Quartet - Watchtower Gallery, West End, Berwick TD15 2HE. 8:00pm. £10.00. Cox touring new CD ‘Now is Spring’.


Ray Stubbs R & B All-Stars - Billy Bootleggers, Nelson St, Newcastle NE1 5AN. 9:00pm. Free.

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Saturday, November 01, 2008

Tribute to Allan Ganley from John Taylor

The BBC paid tribute to the late Allan Ganley with a concert recorded live on 28 August 2008. All the usual suspects are there including Vic Ash, Alan Barnes, Mark Nightingale etc. It's a cracking band and a worthy tribute to a great drummer.
Click on the the link to watch the video.

1 comment :

Lance said...

Thanks John. Allan was a great drummer and a favourite of many local guys including Marshall Walker.