OPENING TIMES - FRIDAY/SATURDAY 5.30pm till 12.30am. SUNDAY 2pm till 8.30pm

Wellington Fold, Darwen, BB3 1PU, United Kingdom
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TEL: 01254-776550

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

UPCOMING EVENTS 2019

JUNKHOUSE DOG BLUES BAND

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SATURDAY 5th JAN

An eagerly anticipated return for this band. A raw bluesy edge and powerful harmonica driven Chicago blues. 

FREE ENTRY

BLUES INNIT

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SATURDAY 12th JAN

Great traditional blues cover band covering the likes of Led Zeppelin, Jimi Hendrix, Jethro Tull and Joe Bonamassa. 

FREE ENTRY

BACKBONE BLUES BAND

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SATURDAY 26th JAN

One of the best kept blues secrets in the UK, Backbone Blues Band are a British rarity; they are better known in the USA with some great album releases and a renown reputation on the festival scene. 

FREE ENTRY

SNAKEWATER

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SATURDAY 2nd FEB

"Snakewater play the kind of rock 'n roll blues that British bands used to excel at: hard, driving, raw and from the heart. Echoes of the 60's giants reverberate, with the added emotive tones of more modern bluesmen with original tracks.

FREE ENTRY


RAINHOUSE BLUES BAND

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SATURDAY 9th FEB

Well established local and festival blues band. Great feeling and soul is put into their music whilst driving home that traditional blues feel.

 FREE ENTRY

THIN LIZZY TRIBUTE BAND

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FRIDAY 15th FEB

Fantastic tribute band to all THIN LIZZY and PHIL LYNOTT. Currently performing all over the UK, this band is an authentic sound to THIN LIZZY 

playing all their well known hits as well as some more obscure ones. 

TICKET £5 OR £8 ON THE DOOR.

https://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=twin+lizzy+youtube&view=detail&mid=4928C3D8E691D472A22B4928C3D8E691D472A22B&FORM=VIRE

MORE EVENTS 2019

THE HEXMEN BLUES BAND

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SAT 16th FEB

A Blues band with an aggressive Indie edge and psychedelic undertones. With links to the 80s and 90s Liverpool music scene and connections to some of the best indie artistes of the time, This band certainly comes with a pedigree to savour. 

FREE ENTRY



THE STUMBLE

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FRIDAY 22nd FEB - CLUB NIGHT

Raw, live, rapturous rhythm & blues from one of the UK's biggest and best blues festival bands. They already have an incredible following so early buying of tickets is advised.  Members discount.

TICKETS £8.50.   Members pay £7.50

https://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=the+stumble+blues+band+YOUTUBE&&view=detail&mid=60C9E9588C550B2824D460C9E9588C550B2824D4&&FORM=VRDGAR

THE ACHIEVERS

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SATURDAY 23rd FEB

A very entertaining band specialising in vintage dance style music. They light up events with a setlist packed full of rhythm and blues, jump-blues, boogie woogie, gospel and a hint of soul. 

FREE ENTRY

ZIGGIE PAUL BAND

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SATURDAY 2nd MARCH

Midlands based 3-piece juggernaut of heavy blues and classic rock with influences by Zeppelin, Hendrix, Bonamassa, Joe Satriani, Cream and many more. 

FREE ENTRY.

STEEL YARD BLUES BAND

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SAT 9th MARCH

Seasoned rock/blues musicians who put the 'AWE' in 'RAW' with an in your face mix of classic blues and rock. Great reputation and very professional act. 

FREE ENTRY.

THE HIDING MAGPIES

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SUN 10th MARCH

A class act and we are more than looking forward to this American, rock & roll country bans second visit. Truly impressed last time round. All the classic American country rock bands in a nutshell. 

FREE ENTRY

EVEN MORE

STATE OF QUO

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FRI 15th MARCH

"The UK's premier STATUS QUO TRIBUTE" John 'Rhino' Edwards. 

The UK's leading tribute to Quo and one of the longest serving. Jeff Rich said "This is the nearest thing you'll ever get to Quo".

With formidable accuracy and a show to match this is one not to miss. 

£5 TICKET ADVANCE OR £8 ON DOOR.

https://www.bing.com/videos/search?q=youtube+state+of+quo&view=detail&mid=789C36E472D8A13CE31F789C36E472D8A13CE31F&FORM=VIRET

THE EXTRAS

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SAT 16th MARCH

The EXTRAS from the wild west of Merseyside bring some 'high octane' R&B in the mode of Dr Feelgood. 

They are first timers at THE BIG HOUSE BLUES BAR, but expect a lively performance from this well seasoned band. FREE ENTRY

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=17&v=OTua5jVvUJs

COLD FLAME

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SAT 23rd MARCH

This band is an original Blues Rock band of the highest calibre. They have album releases and radio play worldwide with rave reviews. With the addition of woodwind and a Jethro Tull influence this really is one to get your teeth into. 

FREE ENTRY



TOM KILNER BAND

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FRI 29th MARCH

Tom is back and we cant wait. With album releases and live performances to worldwide rave reviews, The Tom Kilner Band has been setting the scene alight. Toms searing vocals and guitar virtuosity has captivated audiences in venues and festivals all over Europe and the UK. 

£6 PAY ON THE DOOR. (Members £5)

https://www.tomkillnerband.co.uk/videos/4581075862

MATT LONG BAND

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SAT 30th MARCH

Matt was awarded Blues Act of the Year in England and had albums reach no 1 in the IBBA Blues Airplay Charts. This new band allows Matt to flex his song writing muscles with a new project focused on rockier riffs and showcasing his impeccable guitar wizardry.

THE BULLFROG BLUES BAND

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SAT 6th APRIL

The Bullfrog Blues Band are a north-east based band playing the swinging sounds of classic R&B and rockin' blues. From Robert Johnson and BB King to Stevie Ray Vaughn and Muddy waters. 

You might need to get your dancing shoes on for this one. FREE ENTRY. 

https://www.facebook.com/pg/bullfrogbluesband/videos/?ref=page_internal