2018's Blues Acts

Plaitford Common

Eclectic mix of talented and journeymen musicians playing a wide variety of ‘folk’ songs from across the UK and America and even Sweden (‘folk’ really doesn’t cover it though, anything goes but with mandolin!). “If you don’t like this one,… Read More ►

Riverside Blues Band

Foot-tapping tales from Chicago, Texas and Canvey Island. A healthy portion of Classic Blues with songs from Muddy, Elmore, Eric, Johnny, Bobby, Big Joe, Big Bill, Junior, Sonny Boy, Mr Wolf….and many more. The focus is on up-tempo and upbeat… Read More ►

Second Time Around

Second Time Around from the Isle of Wight, are a trio performing a wide variety of music including traditional and contemporary Folk, Blues and Americana, with a liberal smattering of roots music from around the world. Throw some original compositions… Read More ►


Formed in 2016, Solom­on are a Southampton based group playin­g new folk-rock-blues. Originally formed at the acclaime­d Railway Inn, Win­chester as a music collective, Solomon have spent the summer playing gigs and festivals in the city and across the South… Read More ►

The Red Flags

The Red Flags are a bunch of veteran musicians and songwriters playing original songs with a sort of americana / country blues vibe, done the acoustic way. facebook.com/The-Red-Flags-248273572311820 soundcloud.com/htb-1

Tin Angel

American roots: blues, old-time, swing, ragtime, just about anything for a good-time. The songs are traditional (mostly) while the driving string band music rocks. Favourite comment: great set list! facebook.com/tinangelband