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2019 Parliamentary Jazz Awards

The voting is open between now and May 31 to enable site visitors to nominate their choices in the various categories of this year's APPJAG awards which can be done here.
BSH was very proud to be nominated and to win the 2018 Media Award and hope we can have your support again this year.

Today Sunday May 19

Afternoon

Jazz

Anth Purdy: Swing Jazz Guitar - Blyth Battery, The Links, Blyth NE24 3PQ. 10:00am-4:00pm. Free. 'Blyth Battery Goes to War Weekend'.

Vieux Carré Hot 4 - Spanish City, Spanish City Plaza, Whitley Bay NE26 1BG. 12 noon. Free.

Musicians Unlimited - Park Inn, Park Road, Hartlepool TS26 9HU. Tel: 01429 233126. 1:00pm (doors 12 noon). Free.

Alice Grace & Ben Helm - Bonbar, Fenkle St., Newcastle NE1 5XU. Tel: 0191 232 8695. 1:30pm.

Jazz Social - Charts, Quayside, Newcastle NE1 3DX. Tel: 0191 338 7989. 4:00pm. Free. Jam session with house trio (James Harrison, piano).

Blues

Memphis Cruisers - Billy Bootleggers, Nelson St., Newcastle NE1 5AN. 3:00pm. Free.

Archie Brown & the Young Bucks - The Schooner, South Shore Road, Gateshead NE8 3AF. 5:00pm. Free.

Evening

Jazz

Sue Ferris Quintet - Black Bull, Bridge St., Blaydon NE21 4JJ. Tel: 0191 414 2846. 7:30pm. £7.00. Blaydon Jazz Club.

Philip Clouts Quartet - The Globe, Railway St., Newcastle NE4 7AD. 7:30pm. £10.00 (£7.00 student).

To the best of our knowledge, details of the above events are correct but may be subject to alteration.

Tuesday, January 31, 2012

New Brunswick Battle of the Blues Finalists.

During January four regional ‘heats’ for the New Brunswick Battle of the Blues, a UK-wide search to find Britain’s best unsigned and original blues talent, have been taking place.  The competition now has 4 regional winners to go head to head at the Garage, Highbury, London final on 27 March. There will also be a public vote for the best runner up and they too will join the final line-up. 
Chris James from Carlisle (winner of the North West heat), Paint It Blue from Bournemouth(winners of the South West heat), Little Devils from London (winners of the South East heat), The Groove-A-Matics from Gateshead (winners of the North East heat). Plus  The nation’s favourite runner up. 
To vote for the runner up spot go to http://www.tourismnewbrunswick.co.uk/
The winner will get an all-expenses paid trip to the beautiful maritime province of New Brunswick to perform on one of the main stages at the Harvest Jazz & Blues Festival in the provinces’ capital Fredericton in September
Lance.

1 comment :

John Taylor said...

Hey Man
Johnny Whitehills from Ashington man
I seen him lots a times in our local bottle neck store - which has just closed FOR REAL

Friends in blues (man)
John

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