Calon Promotions Ltd in partnership with The Old Courts are very excited and looking forward to bringing a truly superb lineup of Blues bands and Artists every month to Wigan.
The acts that have been booked represent the rich and varied nature of blues music and also includes some amazing female blues artists.
First up this THURSDAY 22nd SEPTEMBER is:
Midnite Johnny Band - Blues powerhouse band!
Midnite Johnny has worked extensively throughout his native USA and has established a reputation as one of South Florida’s most powerful Blues and Rock guitarists.
A lead/slide guitarist and vocalist specialising in Blues, Blues Rock, Classic Rock, and R & B, Guitar style reminiscent of Eric Clapton, Carlos Santana, Freddie King and Buddy Guy.This veteran of the South Florida Blues scene employs a library of riffs from Freddy King to Otis Rush and Eric Clapton to Stevie Ray Vaughn along with his own original material.
Since relocating to the UK Midnite Johnny has fast built a dedicated following throughout Europe. With his band they offer a wide ranging and varied array of Blues, R&B and Roots Rock. The bands vast influences and experiences take them to a place where "The Roots Of Blues Meet The Hard Edge Of Classic Rock & Roll".
Special Guest - Dave Rybka
Wigan's own David Rybka is the performer personified. An astute songwriter, he tells a vivid tale and delivers each number as if the pain or joy is as real as the day it was written.
"David Rybka is one of the most promising song writers in the North West at the moment" Peter Jobson.