Excited and proud to bring Martin Harley to Mid Wales 3rd May who is a supremely talented acoustic roots and blues guitarist, singer and songwriter with a burgeoning global reputation.
Recently Martin has headlined Music City Roots in Nashville, performed on the Cayamo Cruise with Chris Stapleton, toured coast to coast with ZZ Ward, Delta Rae and opened for Iron & Wine, Bruce Hornsby, Five for Fighting, World Party, Beth Hart, Joe Bonamassa amongst many others. His music has features on hit TV shows such as the Vampire Diaries, Banshee, America best Bars and VH1’s Morning Buzz. Last summer in Canada he and Daniel played Winnipeg, Vancouver, Canmore and Calgary Folk Music Festivals as well as shows in the Caribbean, the US and Europe.Daniel has played the Ryman Auditorium, Grand Ole Opry, Tennessee Theatre, Bonnaroo, Telluride Bluegrass Festival, MerleFest, Hardly Strictly, Bluegrass, StordFest, The Kate Wolf Folk Festival, The Edmonton Folk Festival, New Orleans Jazz Fest, The Blue Note Tokyo, Chateau St. Michelle, Jammin at Hippie Jacks (Jack’s) and many more.
The Marcus Lazarus band at The ARC Rayader 18th May 2019, 8pm Book Now £10
Covering a range of styles steeped in blues, Marcus Lazarus brings a touch of finesse blended with raw rocking power to your ears. With over 35 years in various bands Marcus is now stepping up into the world of original material, and in 2013 released his first album “Beggars and Thieves” which received rave reviews on the UK blues circuit and radio. "Save My Soul" was released on 1st May 2017 to critical acclaim. Latest album This Life released August 2018 and available from CDBaby. A trilogy of EP's for 2019 to be released, also available to buy or stream from all major outlets.
Mike Ross band At the Globe Hay on Wye Fri 5th July 2019, 8:00PM Book Now £12.
Uplifting intelligent americana with a bluesy bias & a soulful swing. Picture Marriott, Parsons and Stills down the local boozer and you'll get the idea
This lad from the far North East has distilled the essence of the Deep South and West Coast of America - Blues In Britain Mike takes listeners on a uniquely detailed and image packed history tour of the history of the music of the music he loves to play, beginning in the Mississippi Delta at the beginning of the 20th century and finishing up right back in the present moment with his powerful emotive voice and intoxicating virtuosic guitar playing carrying you every inch of the way. Fuzzed up, fierce and full frontal fiery attack coupled with sexy, smooth slidin', southern soul! - Mojo Magazine
Gerry Jablonski band At the Muse Brecon Fri 14 June 2019, 8:00PM Book Now £12.
Powerful and energetic, standout act with an ultra confident, no-holds-barred swagger. Gerry Jablonski and the Electric Band have a unique trademark sound and style.
Their raw and crafty stage show takes the audience on a rollercoaster ride of dangerous, charming and gutsy music with hooks and melodies that cross genres and age groups.
“an absolutely refreshing and life affirming experience. The best band you never heard of” Classic Rock Magazine 2018 Blues Awards - UK Blues Act of the Year Live national TV appearances on STV 10 years road experience throughout Europe, UK and Scandinavia Sell out headline shows for Jazz Scotland.