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June Blues Jam Night

Thursday, 28 June 2018 @ 8:30 pm - 11:30 pm

The jam night is a chance to bring your songs and play with the house band. Our aim is to promote live blues/roots music through performance, education and marketing, and to foster emerging talent. Make yourself known to the MC and he’ll fit you in with the other people who come along. We limit jammers to 15 minutes or 3 or 4 songs max. It starts at 8.30 pm but if you arrive early then that’ll give you time to…

Shaken Not Stirred

Thursday, 5 July 2018 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 pm

Funky blues, swingin blues, old blues, bent blues and stinky blues rounding off a delightful program of musical items. Shaken not Stirred feature the horn section of Andre Paris and Damian Forlong, the vocals and bass playing of Geoff Hern with Deane Hunter on guitar and Miss Olivia Campion on drums. Special featured guest artist, world renowned Banjo player Jenny. Be prepared to be slapped and then tickled, Shaken not Stirred, the ultimate in aural pleasure!

Sharp Fours

Thursday, 12 July 2018 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 pm

A first time for Roomfulla Bluz, the Wellington-based Sharp Fours will comprise Rick Cranson drums, Mike Duffy bass, Blair Latham horns and guitar and Mat Enright guitar and vocals. They promise a night of the blues including the Piedmont blues of the greats like Josh White and, Sonny Terry and Brownie McGhe

Erna Ferry and Julie Lamb

Two Bluesy Blondes

Thursday, 19 July 2018 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 pm

Erna Ferry and Julie Lamb in a mash up of blonde hair and bluesy lungs... From trad to not so much... The song list is varied, and the band is grand! Stephen Fisher (Manawatu Standard) had this to say in 2016: "The women worked together superbly, bouncing off each other in performance, each inspiring the other, revelling in their soulful and down-to-earth blues sound prevalent both on their own and together. All this infectious music-making needs a really great band,…

July Jam Night

Thursday, 26 July 2018 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 pm

The jam night is a chance to bring your songs and play with the house band. Our aim is to promote live blues/roots music through performance, education and marketing, and to foster emerging talent. Make yourself known to the MC and he’ll fit you in with the other people who come along. We limit jammers to 15 minutes or 3 or 4 songs max. It starts at 8.30 pm but if you arrive early then that’ll give you time to…

Bullfrog Rata

Bullfrog Rata

Thursday, 2 August 2018 @ 8:30 am - 11:30 pm

Back to the Bristol this Thursday we welcome Bullfrog Rata, one of New Zealand’s premier blues artists who has notched up an impressive list of support slot credits which include, among others, Tina Turner, Jethro Tull, Taj Mahal, Charley Pride, Junior Wells and Canned Heat. The Thursday gig at the Bristol will kick-off with Bullfrog performing solo, followed by a duo and then the three-piece with George Barris and Des Mallon. No matter what line up he appears in, your cares and worries…

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