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Bourbon & Blues : Chris Corcoran Trio & Katie Bradley

February 28, 2015.8:00 pm


1925059_857649447625423_5397718723021841693_nOur very own monthly blues night, the last Saturday every month.

Saturday 28th February features and welcomes back Chris Corcoran Trio & Katie Bradley! Join us for a night filled with outstanding live blues, food & bourbon.

Non-Members | £5 standing, £10 seated

Members free admission

TICKETS GO ON SALE: 03/02/2015

Bourbon glazed ribs & more available on the night. Quality selection of bourbons
Doors: 8pm

Find yourself going to to Bourbon & Blues often?
Become a Member today for free admission to bourbon & blues & 15% off food & drink inc. Alcohol, visit the member section of our websitehttp://matthewsyard.creativeclusters.net/members

About Chris Corcoran Trio

The Artists
Chris Corcoran Trio are a dynamic instrumental outfit fronted by guitarist Chris Corcoran with Dave Lagnado on double bass and Peter Greatorex on drums. All seasoned professional players, their years of experience have perfected a tight, rocking, subtle and funky sound.
They have appeared for three years running and have become firm favourites at the International Guitar Festival of Great Britain and the UK Boogie Woogie Festival. They will be appearing at the Four Four Time festival in Buxton this year.

10247259_843765025683558_4549400769897898988_nPlus they are the only instrumental band ever to be given their own show at London’s famous Blues Bar The Ain’t Nothin’

They recorded some live music and an interview for Riff Radio in November 2013 as part of their appearance at the International Guitar Festival of Great Britain. https://soundcloud.com/the-riff-guitar-radio

Their self produced debut album ‘The Getaway’ has all but sold out, receiving national airplay on the Paul Jones BBC Radio 2 show. Chris is in advanced discussions with roots label ‘Treehouse 44’ to record a new album with distribution through ‘Proper Music’ and a possible vinyl 45rpm as well.

About Katie Bradley
Kent singer-songwriter Katie Bradley came into the spotlight with her 2012 i-tunes Blues hit “I hear the river” which received a nomination for Best original song in the British Blues Awards, which came from her debut album “She’s Ready”. Katie continues to ascend celebrating a highly acclaimed career supporting and collaborating with artists across the world formerly Luther Allison, Suzanne Vega and most recently Rhythm and Blues greats: Lucky Peterson, Taildragger, Georgie Fame, Geno Washington to mention a few.

Katie has just completed a 22 date UK Tour with US Blues Guitar ace Kirk Fletcher (Fabulous Thunderbirds, Charlie Musselwhite, Jo Bonamassa Muddy Wolf Band and more)

“Katie Bradley is an amazing singer, a top notch performer & harmonica player, Katie has a real love for the blues.” – Kirk Fletcher

2014 has been an amazing year for Katie Bradley who is an artist gaining momentum in the world Blues spectrum. Katie’s love for many different styles of Blues reveals her to be a very exciting artist who can cover and write in a myriad of different Blues disciplines. Katie’s range can haunt you deep down into the spirit of the Delta Blues or raise your spirits when she leads a full band of many musicians.


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