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

MORE EVENTS 2019

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THE ANDY TAYLOR GROUP

SUN 7th APRIL

A YOUNG AND ELECTRIFYING TRIO HAILING FROM THE ORKNEY ISLANDS, NORTH OF SCOTLAND. 'BLUES MATTERS' MAGAZINE HAS DUBBED THEM ONE OF THE MOST EXCITING UP AND COMING BANDS ON THE SCENE. 

WITH CRITICAL ACCLAIM THEY HAVE BEEN CAPTIVATING AUDIENCES THE LENGTH AND BREADTH OF THE UK BOTH AT VENUES AND ESPECIALLY FESTIVALS. 

THIS SHOW IS NOT TO BE MISSED.

FREE ENTRY. STARTS AT 5PM 


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HELLO FELIX - 80s TRIBUTE BAND

FRIDAY 19th APRIL

ONE OF THE BEST 80s MUSIC PARTY BANDS AROUND. SOMETHING A BIT DIFFERENT HERE AT THE BLUES BAR. THERES SOMETHING FOR EVERYONE AS THEY COVER ALL GENRES OF 80s MUSIC. TEARS FOR FEARS, GENESIS, DURAN DURAN, MADNESS, WHAM, MEN AT WORK,  DEACON BLUE, BOWIE AND MUCH MORE.  

FORMED IN THE MID 80s IN LIVERPOOL, HELLO FELIX TOURED ALL OVER THE UK AND EUROPE TO RAVE REVIEWS.

TICKETS FOR THIS EVENT ARE £8. PAY ON THE DOOR £10

tickets either at the blues bar or http://theroundhouse.rocks/

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THE DEAN NEWTON TRIO

SATURDAY 20th APRIL

3 HIGHLY PROFESSIONAL AND EXPERIENCED MUSICIANS FORM THIS ACCLAIMED TRIO. 

DEAN'S BRILLIANT GUITAR SKILLS ARE HIGHLY REGARDED AND MAKE HIM A MUCH SOUGHT AFTER MUSICIAN. TO SAY HE IS TALENTED IS AN UNDERSTATEMENT.

THIS TRIO ;LOVE TO BLEND BLUES, ROCK, JAZZ AND FUNK TO CREATE A SOUND THAT IS UNMISTAKABLY THEIR OWN. 

FREE ENTRY


EVENTS 2019

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KYLA BROX - "The finest female blues singer of her generation" - MANCHESTER EVENING NEWS

FRIDAY 26th APRIL

Blues and soul become inextricably entwined in award-winning singer-songwriter, Kyla Brox, whose raw talent has seen her described as “the finest female blues singer of her generation”. Winner of the 2018 UK Blues Challenge, Kyla has the honour of representing the UK in Memphis at the 2019 International Blues Challenge, as well as the European event in the Azores. In a huge nod to her ongoing stature in British Blues, the UK Blues Federation made Kyla an official Ambassador of UK Blues in 2016 and she is one of only three British singers privileged to be included in the 50 Women of the Blues Spotify playlist.


THIS IS A PREMIUM EVENT AND TICKETS ARE £10 available from the bar. 


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THE ORIGINAL FAT JACKS GARAGE

SATURDAY 27th APRIL

A FORMIDABLE R&B BAND TO GET YOUR TEETH INTO AND YOUR FEET TAPPING. GET READY TO BOOGIE WITH THIS BAND. THE ORIGINAL FAT JACKS GARAGE ARE DEFINITELY KEEPING LIVE MUSIC ALIVE!

FREE ENTRY

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'SYKED' - JOHN SYKES TRIBUTE BAND.

FRIDAY 3rd MAY

A FANTASTIC NIGHT OF TRIBUTE TO THE JOHN SYKES ERA OF WHITESNAKE, THIN LIZZY AND BLUE MURDER. 

John James Sykes is an English rock guitarist, vocalist, and songwriter who has played with Streetfighter, Tygers of Pan Tang, John Sloman's Badlands, Thin Lizzy, Whitesnake, and Blue Murder. Sykes co-wrote the majority of the songs on Whitesnake's 1987 self-titled album with David Coverdale. Sykes is also a successful solo artist.

TICKETS FOR THIS EVENT ARE £5 OR PAY £8 ON THE DOOR

either at the blues bar or http://theroundhouse.rocks/

EVENTS 2019

JOHN WILLIAMSON

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FRIDAY 10th MAY

JOHN WILLIAMSON & THE BLUE SWAMP ALL-STARS PLAY HERE FOR THE FIRST TIME. THEY COME HERE WITH A FORMIDABLE REPUTATION WITH JOHN BEING A FORMER MEMBER OF THE ANIMALS  ON VOCALS/GUITAR. CATCHY BLUES AND SOUL AT IT'S BEST.

£5 TICKETS OR PAY ON THE DOOR

CLOSED FOR PRIVATE FUNCTION

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SATURDAY 11th MAY

THE VENUE WILL BE CLOSED FOR A PRIVATE FUNCTION. WE APOLOGISE FOR ANY INCONVENIENCE BUT YOU CAN STILL GO TO OUR SISTER BAR THE BIG HOUSE ROCK BAR WHICH IS NEXT DOOR AND LISTEN TO ALL THE CLASSIC ROCK HITS OVER THE YEARS. THANK YOU. 

BULLFROG

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SATURDAY 18th MAY

The Bullfrog Band have never enjoyed a hit single or best selling album, nor have they been fashion models or had intimate details of their private lives splashed across Sunday Papers.  Yet, in spite of this, the group's fun-loving, happy-go-lucky attitude and eclectic choice of material has won them a loyal army of fans - many declaring a Bullfrog Gig as "the best night they have had out in ages". 

FREE ENTRY

BIG HOUSE LIVE!

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BANK HOLIDAY SUN & MON 26th/27th MAY

TWO WHOLE DAYS OF LIVE BANDS! 

MANY LOCAL AND NATIONAL BANDS LINED UP FOR BOTH DAYS AND ITS GROWING.

THERE WILL BE A £3 ENTRY FEE OF WHICH YOU WILL RECIEVE A WRIST BAND TO COME AND GO AS YOU PLEASE.

EXACT LINE-UPS AND TIMES WILL BE AVAILABLE NEARER THE TIME.  

FOO FIGHTERZ

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FRIDAY 31st MAY

ONE OF THE UK AND EUROPES BIGGEST TRIBUTES TO THE FOO FIGHTERS. PLAYING ALL THE BEST & GREATEST HITS WITH INCREDIBLE ACCURACY. THIS BAND IS IN VERY HIGH DEMAND AND WE ARE VERY LUCKY TO HAVE THEM HERE AT THE BIG HOUSE BLUES BAR. TICKET SALES WILL BE HIGH FOR THIS ONE WHICH ARE AVAILABLE NOW. 

ENTRY £8 TICKET OR £10 ON DOOR

tickets from the blues bar or Ticket info @

http://theroundhouse.rocks/


LOL GOODMAN BAND

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FRIDAY 7th JUNE

ALBUM LAUNCH.

 They have, since their formation as a regular gigging band four years ago, carved out a niche as one of the North of England’s best live bands.  Based in North Manchester and playing mainly blues/rock inspired original music, the band are out to prove that the blues genre is not only alive and well but evolving with some fine, well crafted material from Lol Goodman. 

ENTRY IS £8 ON THE DOOR OR GET TICKETS FROM  https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/lol-goodman-band-in-concert-at-the-big-house-blues-bar-darwen-tickets-57589176778