Friday 29th November 2019
John P Taylor Band
North Yorkshire based, award-winning singer/songwriter John P Taylor and his band come to Sedgefield for the first time after promoting their 2018 ‘CYPRESS ROAD’ album.
With a career spanning over thirty years, John delivers a combination of original Americana based rootsy blues, with a groove. Having achieved national recognition in the guise of ‘BCMA band of the year’, John is also an established producer, his songs, well crafted and thought provoking, bring a mixture of diverse influences, topped off with a gritty soulful vocal.
George Shovlin & The Radars
George Shovlin was inducted into the American Heritage Blues Hall Of Fame. He is an icon in local blues circles and throughly deserves his place in the Blues Hall Of Fame.
First class blues rooted in the heart of the North East.....
After making a huge impact in the NE, they very quickly progressed to playing a number of prestigious Northern gigs and finally playing the Great British Rock and Blues Festival, Skegness, followed by festival appearances at Fife Jazz and Blues Festival, Reivers Rock and Blues Festival, Durham Blues Festival, Diggle Blues Festival, Maryport Blues Festival, Mainsforth Music Festival, Bell Rock Blues Festival, Arbroath, culminating in playing on the British 'Blues Matters' Stage at the Great British Rock and Blues Festival, Colne, at the end of August. In January, 2016 the band played again at the Great British R & B Festival, Skegness .