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Left Right Centre

Written by conall. Posted in Past 'Events', Music

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Ed Deane(guitar/vocals) Noel Bridgeman(drums/vocals) and John Quearney(bass/vocals) play electric, rocked up, soulful, finger clicking, feet stomping songs from all the greats such as Elvis, Bob Dylan, Tom Waits, Jimi Hendrix, Smiley Williams, Don Nix, Levon Helm, Bessie Smith, Ray Charles, James Brown, Cream, The Band, BB King and many more……..
Ed Deane began playing electric guitar with Dublin legends Blues House. That was before he kick-started the London boogie scene with Bees Make Honey when Ian Dury sat at the bar taking notes. He’s also played with Nick Lowe, Graham Parker and Dana Gillespie….Noel Bridgeman laying down the perfect beat in Skid Row when Philip Lynott was a singer without a bass guitar. Noel is the guv’nor as testified by the cast of superstars who won’t tour unless he’s behind the kit. Artists he’s worked with include Van Morrison, The Waterboys, Donovan and Mary Black….. John Quearney plays the earthquake bass that shook the foundations of the million gin joints The Business once called home …. FREE IN

The Solely Blues Club

Written by conall. Posted in Past 'Events', Uncategorized

low lightThe Solely Blues Club is Dublin’s authentic traditional Blues night on the first Monday of each month. Only the great old time, early blues, soul songs will be played from artists like Leadbelly, Robert Johnson, Billie Holiday, Bessie Smith, Charley Patton, Skip James and Big Bil Broonzy. Played on Steel Guitar and/or Piano, Harp and Double Bass. Blues night for players and singers to come and perform these protest, civil rights, depression, race songs that originated from Africa to the chain gangs in the US to Alan Lomax tapes to the most famous venues around. We also want to create a community of blues performers that can meet others interested and maybe play together



  • 28 Thomas Street
    D08 VF83 - Dublin


Opening Hours

Mon-Thu: 12pm - 11.30pm
Fri-Sat: 12pm - 00.30pm
Sun: 12pm - 11pm