OPENING TIMES - FRIDAY/SATURDAY 5.30pm till 12.30am. SUNDAY T.B.C.

Wellington Fold, Darwen, BB3 1PU, United Kingdom

TEL: 01254-776550

"No matter what you got, the blues is there." John Lee Hooker

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NEW PRICING POLICY

ENTRANCE FEE'S

AS FROM SATURDAY 5th OCTOBER THERE WILL BE A NEW ENTRANCE FEE CHARGE. UNLESS OTHERWISE STATED, ALL LIVE EVENTS WILL HAVE A NOMINAL DOOR CHARGE OF JUST £2.50 (£1.50 FOR LOYALTY CARD HOLDERS) EXCLUDING SUNDAY. THIS IS TO COVER THE EVER INCREASING OVERHEADS OF PROVIDING QUALITY LIVE MUSIC. 

WE FEEL THIS IS A SMALL PRICE TO PAY FOR OUR COMMITMENT TO GIVING YOU THE BEST THERE IS IN LIVE MUSIC.

WE STRIVE TO GIVE YOU THE BEST INCLUDING WORLD RENOWN ARTISTS WITH ALBUM RELEASES AND RADIO & TV EXPOSURE. BIG FESTIVAL BANDS, UP AND COMING STARS AND STARS OF THE PAST ARE AMONGST OUR HARD WORK. 

Thank you for your patience in this and we hope to see you soon. 

EVENT CHANGE!

The live event - Jupiter Blues band - has now been moved to sunday 1st Dec. It was originally posted as Sat 16th July. This is out of our control and we apologise for any inconvenience. 


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FRIDAY 8th NOVEMBER

FOREVER MOORE

A VERY SOUGHT AFTER AND RENOWN TRIBUTE BAND TO THE LATE, GREAT GARY MOORE. Expect to hear all Gary Moore's greatest songs from his rock era such as Over The Hills And Far Away, Empty Rooms, Wild Frontier, Run For Cover, End Of The World, Thunder Rising and many Moor.

TICKETS (AVAILABLE SOON) WILL BE £8 ADVANCE OR £10 ON THE DOOR. FROM THE VENUE OR AT:

http://www.theroundhouse.rocks/

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FRIDAY 15th NOVEMBER

LED INTO ZEPPELIN

£6 adv ticket - £8 on the door

WITH RAVE REVIEWS UP AND DOWN THE COUNTRY, THIS BAND IS CONSIDERED ONE OF THE BEST TRIBUTES TO ONE OF THE BIGGEST BANDS OF ALL TIME. We would highly recommend catching this gig for anyone even remotely interested in Led Zeppelin; they have high energy and charisma on stage, a great sense of humour and sense of touch with their fans, and they sound just like the real thing! An absolute top-notch tribute band if ever there was one.

https://www.facebook.com/pg/ledintozeppelin/reviews/?ref=page_internal

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SUNDAY 17th NOV - FREE ENTRY

BUSKERS BALL

Whether you're a musician or someone who likes to support and watch live music then THE BUSKERS BALL is for you. All musicians are welcome to perform and the event is hosted by BUSKERS BALL legend and aficionado; Alec Martin.

FREE ENTRY 3pm 

CLASSIC ROCK WEEKEND!

UFO TRIBUTE 'ROCK BOTTOM' - Friday 22nd NOV

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ROCK BOTTOM (UK) was formed in 2012 by a group of experienced musicians united by a common love of classic UFO / Michael Schenker Group. Bringing together timeless hard rock anthems from the "Strangers In The Night" and "One Night In Budokan" live albums, Rock Bottom blend quality musicianship, driving on-stage energy and authentic tones from that magical 70's and early 80's era. https://www.facebook.com/pg/RockBottomukTributeBand/about/?ref=page_internal

TICKETS £8 or £10 ON THE DOOR. 

RAINBOW TRIBUTE 'RAINBOW RISING' - Sat 23rd NOV

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RAINBOW RISING - Tribute to Richie Blackmore
Rainbow Rising were formed in 1998, the aim was to not only recreate the unique Rainbow sound but to also capture the visual spectacle that was Rainbow live on stage.  The band have been celebrating 20 years of live performances and in recognition  the band perform tracks from  Rainbow Rising album.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jb2nPwmba_Q
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2BeC75IqWqA
Tickets  £7 advance tickets. £10 on the door.

MORE EVENTS

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BLUES FUSE - FRI 29th NOV - £8 Ticket £10 Door

‘UKBLUES FUSE - NW’   Bringing together new artists and enthusiasts across your region.  The UK Blues Federation are excited to announce the first of many events in our new emerging artist initiative, to raise the profile of regional emerging artists. It hopes, as a platform and mentor it will provide a rung, on the all too difficult ladder. This venture will be rolled out to other areas of the UK during 2020 with the aim to publicize up and coming, but 'under the radar' bands/artists and provide them with opportunities to perform in out of area clubs, venues and festivals.

FEATURED BANDS ARE THE FANTASTIC: GOOD FOXY, J-BEAR & THE GIANTS, HEAD HUNTERS BLUES BAND.  See home page for more info. 

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JUPITER BLUES BAND - SUN 1st DEC


Returning to The Big House Blues are The Jupiter Blues, an electrifying four-piece committed to bringing audiences the very best in blues-infused rock ‘n’ roll with a dash of  rockin' Americana. The band have developed a formidable reputation as one of the liveliest and entertaining acts throughout the Northwest and beyond.

In 2019, they will have performed alongside some of the top emerging blues rock artists such as Robert J Hunter, Status Quo legend Jeff Rich’s blues-rock outfit The Triple J Trio, and The Second Sons at the historic Troubadour in London. 

£2.50 (£1.50 LOYALTY CARD HOLDERS). From 4pm. 

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STEELYARD BLUES BAND - SAT 14th DEC

Steelyard Blues, are a Hull-based electric blues/rock band, fronted by the versatile, talented multi instrumentalist Sara on vocals, guitar, harp, sax, flute, piano....a great night guaranteed!
£2.50 entry (£1.50 loyalty card holders)


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SUNDAY 15th DECEMBER

BUSKERS BALL

Whether you're a musician or someone who likes to support and watch live music then THE BUSKERS BALL is for you. All musicians are welcome to perform and the event is hosted by BUSKERS BALL legend and aficionado; Alec Martin. 

FREE ENTRY 3pm

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FRIDAY 20th DEC - TICKETS £12

THE STUMBLE

A blistering mix of blues, soul and old school R&B The Stumble have been wowing audiences with the energy and virtuosity of their live performances for the past 20 years. Festival favourites in every corner of the UK and Europe,
Expect raw power, emotion, joyous melodies, heart breaking blues and a guaranteed good time


NEW YEARS EVE PARTY

TUESDAY 31st DEC

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COME JOIN US IN THE WARMTH AND SAFETY OF THE BLUES BAR TO CELEBRATE THE ARRIVAL OF 2020 IN STYLE. 

AS WELL AS LIVE MUSIC FROM THE AMAZING JUNKHOUSE DOG BLUES BAND WE ALSO HAVE A HOT FOOD BUFFET WITH PLENTY FOR EVERYONE. 

TICKETS JUST £20

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The 4 piece Chicago blues band based around Salford  and Manchester has been hitting pubs clubs and festivals for 15 years . Playing blues standards and there own swing/shuffle/power blues and even rock at times , all in the spirit of  Howlin wolf and Muddy waters but with a bit extra bite. Luke having won the British blues harmonica competition a couple of times is fronting the band on vocals and Mojo harp. Nick on guitar driving the band with his 50/70 guitar tones, slide and tube amps. Nick Harris on Drums and Dave Luvin or Horice  on double bass complete the line up . High energy and crowd sing alongs are all part of the show. FANTASTIC ENTERTAINMENT!