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Evening of Blues, R&B, and Gospel at Framfield Memorial Hall

Location: Framfield Memorial Hall, The Street, Framfield, Uckfield, East Sussex, TN22 5NR

Date: Saturday, August 25, 2018, 8.30 pm

Description:

Chris Farlowe, Miller Anderson, Bob Brookes, and the Juice band, are coming to perform at Framfield Memorial Hall on Saturday, August 25, 2018.
British blues legend Chris Farlowe joins veteran of Woodstock, Miller Anderson, and Sussex Desperate Dan Band frontman Bob Brookes for an evening of Blues R&B and Gospel in an intimate 120 seater venue so you’ll need to get your tickets quickly.
Chris Farlowe
Those of you who know of Chris Farlowe will remember ‘Out of Time’ and ‘Handbags and Gladrags’.

Chris Farlowe moved to Andrew Loog Oldham’s Immediate label and recorded 11 singles, five of which were cover versions of Rolling Stones songs including ‘Paint It, Black’, ‘Think’,’Ride On, Baby’, ‘(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction’, and ‘Out of Time’, which reached number one (1966) in the UK Singles Chart.

He recorded four more singles, the best known of which is Mike d’Abo’s ‘Handbags and Gladrags’ and ‘My Way Of Giving’, a cover of a Small Faces album track written by Steve Marriott and Ronnie Lane.
Miller Anderson

Miller Anderson pursued his own solo career and was a member of the Keef Hartley Band. Other groups Anderson has been associated with are; the Spencer Davis Group, Broken Glass, The Dukes, Mountain, Savoy Brown, T.Rex and Chicken Shack.

In early 2006, he joined The British Blues Quintet with Maggie Bell, Zoot Money, Colin Hodgkinson and Colin Allen.In the Spring of 2016 Miller returned to the studio and in July 2016 released a new album of 12 original tracks ‘Through The Mill’.

Bob Brookes
Along with The Desperate Dan Band Bob Brookes has worked with, and supported, some of the most credible names in the business, either collectively or individually – people like Paul McCartney, Jools Holland, Elton John, Leo Sayer to name but a few – having had in the line-up at one time or another such people as Dave Mattacks (Fairport, Mary Chapin-Carpenter),
 
The Juice are:
Jeremy Sherman / Lap steel
Jim Barr / Bass
Frazer Wigg/ Keyboards
Marianne Hiller-Brook / Drums and Percussion
Licensed Bar 
All tickets, £16, are available online from May 12, 2018 at WeGotTickets.com or via Graham Pope by sending a stamped addressed envelope together with your cheques made payable to GP Music Promotions, to G Pope, 24 Downsview, Heathfield, TN21 8PE
The band take to the stage at 8.30pm
Doors 7.30pm
More information here.

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Tickets £16 - all to be paid for in advance