Newport Glowing Neon Bright With Blues Rhythm and Rock

“Bringing solid sounds to South Wales this Summer” Arriving in Newport on the 2nd June are the holders of not one, not two but THREE  FORM UKBlues Awards King King. Having toured the U.K.and Europe with a phalanx of loyal fans. King King released their fourth award-winning studio album Exile & Grace in October 2017 via Manhaton Records. The album features the band’s singles Broken, (She … Read more…

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HRH Blues 2018 Raising the Roof in Sheffield

HRH Blues 2018 Raising the Roof in Sheffield Turning the musical rainbow every shade of blue at The O2 Academy. King King headlined the festival the blue cherry on top of a rich rocking and blues cake. Only thing left to do is book HRH 2019 for another 48 hours of Blues mayhem and fun.

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Sky Won’t Fall Time Has Come for Nimmo and Poole

Sky Won’t Fall Time Has Come for Nimmo and Poole   Nearly the last gig of the tour Bluesdoodles caught up at last with Ben Poole Band & Stevie Nimmo on their double headlining tour at The Flowerpot in Derby.  They better be on their A star game as the other Nimmo Alan and King … Read more…

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Pick of the Albums Reviewed – 2016: January – March

Pick of the Albums Reviewed – 2016: January – March Bluesdoodles listens to music recorded and live from across the genres. Bluesdoodles reviews all albums received with an open-mind and will always look for the elements that make the music stand out from the crowd!. The albums we award 10 doodle paws too, for us … Read more…

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BEN POOLE & STEVIE NIMMO UK TOUR 2016

BEN POOLE & STEVIE NIMMO To celebrate the release of both Ben Poole’s Album Time Has Come & Stevie Nimmo’s The Sky Won’t Fall Stevie Nimmo embarking on a co-headline tour with The Ben Poole Band throughout March, April and May UK TOUR 2016 THURSDAY 17th MARCH: SHOREHAM – ROPETACKLE ARTS CENTRE Tickets: £12 / … Read more…

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Time Has Definitely Come for Ben Poole

Time Has Definitely Come for Ben Poole     Ben Poole is a guitarist who has been on the radar of many within the U.K./European Blues circuit for a while with his fan base loyal and growing. His latest album out on Manhaton Records on 1st April is no April’s Fools, it is the piece … Read more…

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King King Live 2015

King King Live 2015 Artrix, Bromsgrove 12th November 2015   King King the main event delivered a massive attack of rocking blues they blew the socks off everyone sat in the auditorium of The Artrix, who cheered, joined in and even danced despite the seats proving that the music could not be ignored. First, though … Read more…

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Bluesdoodles in The Press – May 2015

Blues Matters Matt Schofield with Support from Ben Poole @ The Globe Marcus Bonfanti @ The Prince Of Wales Skegness 2015 & Chris Rea Bobby Spencer, Hurricane Unleashed – Mighty Mo Rodgers ~  Mud ‘N’ Blood – Dixiefrog Records    Blues In Britain Back Cover Photograph Andy Fairweather Low & the Low Riders @ Beaufort Theatre

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Blues On The Farm 2015

Overview: A weekend that was crammed with delights for your taste buds and musical ear and the weather was kind. Whether you like a hot cup of tea, a summer fruity jug of Pimms or real ale and cider the liquid refreshment was available on tap and consumed with relish by the number of empty … Read more…

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Ben Poole support Della Grants Live @ The Flowerpot

Ben Poole Band with support from Della Grants Flowerpot, Derby 30th May 2015     Once again, RAWpromo have delivered an evening of quality live music that bought summer fun to The Flowerpot opening with a young band who once again impressed me with a mighty fine set, reaffirming the thoughts I had when I … Read more…

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