Saturday Nov 10, Chardons Corner Hotel Annerley 2.30pm til Midnight
A gathering of fine, contemporary Australian blues talent to benefit young homeless in Brisbane.
Guitar Brothers in Red Hill are donating a Fender Stratocaster Electric Guitar which will be signed by the featured artists & raffled on the day with 100% of the proceeds from the raffle along with a portion of the profits from the festival going to the Brisbane Youth Service, a charity for homeless & disadvantaged young people in Brisbane.
Performing are some of Australia’s finest blues musicians
The Atomic Boogie Band in a tribute to the late Australian Blues legend Mick Hadley with special guests Bridget O’Donoghue, Karen Anderson Tim Gaze & Mark Doherty, who all performed in Mick’s final concert.
“Tim Gaze is and always has been one of the best guitarists that Australia has ever produced – he can make his guitar sing like an angel and scream like the devil” Jimmy Barnes
“Mojo Webb has been the purveyor of some of the sharpest blues, both electric and acoustic, solo and with a band, that you'll see coming out of this country” Rhythms Magazine
Vix & the Slick Chix are a band of all Female Contemporary Blues artists who always provide an exceptionally entertaining set of blues & soul classics.
Big Kitty & The Scaredy Cats One of Brisbane's all time favourite bands! Featuring an all–star line up driven by Big Kitty herself backed by a powerhouse rhythm section and two smokin’ horns this is gonna be awesome!
The Hipshooters have released four CD's, and won two Blues Awards for Best Band and Best Song They have been blowing audiences away for the past 2 decades with their killer uncompromising Texan blues.
Mark D's Big 3 - this is Aussie Blues legend ‘the Colonel’s house band from the long-running Morrison Hotel Blues Jam featuring special guest slide bluesman, Joshua Cheyenne
Nigel McTrustry Cigar Box Explosion returns us to the primal roots of blues guitar music with his 3 string Cigar Box guitars.
When: November 10 2018
Doors open: 2.30 pm Music starts by 3 until Midnight
Where: Chardons Corner Hotel 688 Ipswich Rd Annerley Brisbane Qld
Tickets : https://www.moshtix.com.au/v2/event/brisbane-blues-rhythm-festival/106510