Jessica Foxley Stages has teamed up with The Great British Rhythm & Blues Festival, Colne, Lancashire to offer young, under-the-radar acts the opportunity to play the main stages at the festival this summer.
Applications to play the Jessica Foxley Stages are now open. Four bands/artists will be chosen, in total, to each play 1 slot. The judges are seeking acts with a ‘blues leaning’, with originality, creativity, technical ability, musical compatibility to the festival, and entertainment value
In addition to this one of the four chosen festival acts will be nominated to be part of the UK Blues Challenge 2019 run by UKBlues Federation.
See the link below to apply to play, and for more details. Applications close Wednesday 20th March.
Great British Rhythm & Blues Festival 2019
30th Year Anniversary:
As part of the 30th year celebrations, the festival will be holding a ‘history of blues in Colne’ event.
Where you at the very first blues festival in Colne? We’d love to hear your stories.
Find out more: 2019 Revisited
To celebrate the festival’s 30th year anniversary, the festival
Further information: Roadhouse Legends
Blues with opera and folk leanings, southern blues-rock, vibrant traditional blues… view the festival’s Little Theatre 2019 line ups: Little Theatre 2019
Early Bird Tickets:
Festival ‘early birds’ are on sale until the end of February. Festival Ticket Details
More On The Festival:
The Great British Rhythm and Blues Festival
About the Great British Rhythm & Blues Festival