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Blues New From Portsmouth - November 2008

Welcome to this months news letter....

Starting this month I'm going to be cross posting this to my myspace blog
(and thus via the wonders of RSS feeds into my artists pages at
and also to my blog. Hopefully trying to spread the word that
little bit further without too much extra typing... 

Mainly just gig news this month:


Sunday November 2nd
The Florence Arms, Florence Road, Southsea 12:00 till 2:30
Andy Broad's Blues and Jazz Jam.

The monthly jam has come round again, please do come down for a laidback
friendly lunchtime session. All players and listeners welcome! Greg (the
landlord) serves great food and fine Ciders, and ofcourse beer!

Tuesday November 4th
The Kitch n D'or Restaurant and Wine bar
Andy Broad - Jazz Guitar

The Kitsch has now oppened their new wine bar extention so you can come down
for a drink as well as a meal. Please remeber to book as last week was sold
out! (That doesn't happen all the time but it great when it does!)

Thursday November 6th
*** Cancelled Due Too Double Booking ***
If you were planning on coming to see me at O'Neills in Winchester, then
there been a double booking and I'm no longer playing. One of those old
manager / new manager diary things. Thankfully I sent them posters, so they
alerted in advance, I'll be back in the new year if all goes to plan.

Friday November 7th
The Bent Brief - Portswood Southampton
Andy Broad And Matt Beckwith
Classic guitar / harmonica duo.

Always a good gig! 

Tuesday November 11th
The Kitch n d'or - Eldon Street Southsea
Andy Broad - Jazz Guitar

Wednesday November 12th
The Cellars @ Eastney - Cromwell Road, Eastney, Portsmouth
The Bullfrog Blues Club presents: Kent DuChaine support by Andy Broad

A great evening of delta blues, featuring Kent DuChaine from Minnesota, USA.
Kent is a fabulous entertainer with many stories to tell of his time
touring with Johnney Shines (he himslef travelled with Robert Johnson!)
Looking forward to this one! Tickets are 8.00 and be bought online from or on the door (but get there

Saturday November 15th
The R.M.A. Tavern - Cromwell Road, Eastney, Portsmouth
The Continentals
Chicago and Texas style rhythm and blues featuring Andy Broad and Buster
Wingham on guitars. (and of course Tim and Russ at the back!) 

Monday November 17th
The Fat Fox - Victoria Road South, Southsea, Portsmouth
The Continentals

See above :-)

Tuesday November 18th
The Kitch n d'or - Eldon Street, Southsea
Andy Broad - Jazz Guitar

Tuesday November 25th
The Kitch n d'or - Eldon Street, Southsea
Andy Broad - Jazz Guitar

Saturday 29th November
Private Party - Boarhunt
Burnt Ice - Raw funky contempoaray blues.
This one invitaion only, but if you want to book us for you own birthday
party, wedding, christening, new years do, or whatever give me an email and
we'll be happy to oblige. Anything from acoustic jazz to full blown
electric blues...

Sunday 30th November
The Fat Fox - Victoria Road South, Southsea 6pm till 8pm
**The Sally Strawberry Revue**

Come down to the Fat Fox for a great Sunday afternnoon featuring the
fabulous vocals of Sally Strawberry (accompanied by Andy Broad and Mags
Wylie). Acoustic blues and swing meets French jazz! Entrance if free!

**** Monday December 15th ****
The Albert Bar, South Parade Pier, Southsea.
The Bullfrog Blues Club presents:
The Swing Commanders supported by The Sally Strawberry Revue
A great eveing of Western Swing, Jazz Blues and more! 

Tickets 8.00 from

As you can see quite busy this month, but still a few slots available for
last minute bookings keep and eye on for the latest details.

Hope to see you at a gig soon!