British Blues – Events – Festivals

Here are reviews of blues festivals on the British blues scene, from Rosy Greer, British Blues Archive (Lancashire Regional Representative – Lancashire Blues Archive) and UKBlues Federation, Keith Blackledge, independent reviewer, Keith Woods and Lee Wilkinson, ‘Tales From The Woods’ magazine and roots music networking group, Alan White, Earlyblues.com and UKBlues Federation and Courtland Bresner, acoustic guitarist.

Photographic galleries associated with these reviews can be found here.

Bowness Bay Blues Festival

Bowness Bay Blues Festival 2018 (by Rosy Greer)

Bowness Bay Blues Festival 2017 (by Rosy Greer)

Bowness Bay Blues Festival 2016 (by Rosy Greer)

Bowness Bay Blues Festival 2014 (by Rosy Greer)

Burnley Rock & Blues Festival / Burnley Blues Festival

Burnley Rock & Blues Festival 2013 (by Rosy Greer)

Burnley Blues Festival 2004 (by Keith Woods)

Carlisle Blues Rock Festival

Carlisle Blues Rock Festival 2018 (by Rosy Greer)

Carlisle Blues Rock Festival 2017 (by Rosy Greer)

Carlisle Blues Rock Festival 2014 (by Rosy Greer)

Colne Great British R&B Festival

Colne Great British R&B Festival 2019 (by Rosy Greer)

Colne Great British R&B Festival 2018 (by Rosy Greer)

Colne Great British R&B Festival 2017 by Rosy Greer

Colne Great British R&B Festival 2016 (British Stage, Acoustic Stage and Trail by Rosy Greer)

Colne Great British R&B Festival 2015 (British Stage and Trail by Rosy Greer)

Colne Great British R&B Festival 2015 (British Stage by Keith Blackledge)

Colne Great British R&B Festival 2014 (Trail by Rosy Greer)

Colne Great British R&B Festival 2013 (British Stage and Trail by Rosy Greer)

Colne Great British R&B Festival 2010 (by Lee Wilkinson)

Colne Great British R&B Festival 2006 (by Lee Wilkinson)

Colne Great British R&B Festival 2005 (by Lee Wilkinson)

Colne Great British R&B Festival 2004 (by Lee Wilkinson)

Colne Great British R&B Festival 2003 (by Lee Wilkinson)

Hull to Rotterdam P&O Mini Cruise

Hull to Rotterdam P&O Mardi Gras Mini Cruise 2017 (by Alan White)

Hull to Rotterdam P&O Mini Cruise 2016 (by Rosy Greer)

Maryport Blues Festival

Maryport Blues Festival 2016 (by Rosy Greer)

Maryport Blues Festival 2015 (by Rosy Greer)

7th Maryport Bitter & Blues Festival 2005 (by Courtland Bresner)

7th Maryport Bitter & Blues Festival 2005 (by Lee Wilkinson)

Newark Blues Festival

Newark Blues Festival 2016 (by Rosy Greer)

Old Bush Blues Festival

Old Bush Blues Festival 2017 (by Rosy Greer)

Preston Blues Festival

Preston Blues Festival 2015 (by Rosy Greer)

Preston Blues Festival 2015 (by Keith Blackledge)

Preston Blues Festival 2014 (by Rosy Greer)

Scarborough Blues Festival

Scarborough Blues Festival 2019 – including ‘The Sca Americana Night’ (by Rosy Greer)

Scarborough Blues Festival 2018 (by Rosy Greer)

Scarborough Blues Festival 2017 (by Rosy Greer)

Scarborough Blues Festival 2016 (by Rosy Greer)

Scarborough Blues Festival 2015 (by Rosy Greer)

Skegness Rock & Blues Festival

Skegness Rock & Blues Festival 2017 (by Rosy Greer)

Skegness Rock & Blues Festival 2016 (by Rosy Greer)

Southport Big Blues Festival

Southport Big Blues Festival 2017 (by Rosy Greer)

Southport Big Blues Festival 2016 (by Rosy Greer)

Southport Big Blues Festival 2015 (by Rosy Greer)

Stourbridge Blues Festival

Stourbridge Blues Festival 2015 (by Rosy Greer)

Stourbridge Blues Festival 2014 (by Rosy Greer)

Thamesfest Music Festival

Thamesfest Music Festival 2015 (by Rosy Greer)

Thamesfest Music Festival 2014 (by Rosy Greer)

Upton Blues Festival

Upton Blues Festival 2019 (by Rosy Greer)

Upton Blues Festival 2017 (by Rosy Greer)

Upton Blues Festival 2016 (by Rosy Greer)

more coming soon …

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