Fiona Boyes & The Fortune Tellers

Internationally acclaimed guitarist, vocalist and songwriter Fiona Boyes’ latest album Voodoo in the Shadows has been likened to a virtual road trip from Mississippi to New Orleans. She is joined by The Fortune Tellers, Tim Neal (Hammond/ bass) and Mark Grunden (drums/percussion).

Appearances

Fri, Dec 27 3:00PM Bluestown
Sat, Dec 28 9:30PM Bluestown
Sun, Dec 29 10:30PM Bob’s Bar

Blues Breakfast BBQ

Can’t make your usual trip to the hardware store this week? Fear not, we’ve got a snag in bread ready for you, along with music and conversation from the best of the Blues programme, hosted by The Kevin Borich Express.

Fri, Dec 27 10:30AM Bluestown

Gospel Workshop with Fiona Boyes

Join Fiona and Reverend Steve for the sort of singing that shakes the New Orleans swamps. Join this workshop over 3 days and then perform at Bluestown on the morning of 1 January. Maximum 12 participants.

Sun, Dec 29 11:00AM Mind Games
Mon, Dec 30 11:00AM Mind Games
Tue, Dec 31 11:00AM Mind Games

Greatest Licks

Guitar wizards and whizzes settle in for a round-robin of the greatest licks in the history of their heroes and some of their favourites from their own catalogue. Jeff Lang, Harry Manx, Hat Fitz and Cara and Fiona Boyes & The Fortune Tellers and Buddy Knox take a trip down memory lane.

Tue, Dec 31 6:00PM Bluestown

Blues and Blessing

Jump, shout and cry with blues preacher, Reverend Steve Clarke, in this reflective musical journey of Gospel, blues and folk spirituals, toeing the line between church-house, the barrel-house, God and the Devil, heaven and hell, love and loss, hope and despair.

Wed, Jan 01 10:30AM Bluestown