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Welcome to this months newletter. * Review In Blues In Britain Magazine * The March Edition of Blues In Britain featured a nice review of the most recent Andy Broad solo gig at The Auckland Arms. I've just added a 'clipping' of it to the scrapbook section of the solo page. http://www.broad.ology.org.uk/blues/main/acoustic.html#scrapbook Thanks to Bob Chaffey for driving al the way up from Plymouth to review the gig! More info on Blues In Britian here: http://www.bluesinbritain.org * First Walker Broad Studio Session and Site Player Update * The first studio session for the debut Walker Broad album went very well with rhythm tracks being laid down for the first four tracks. Read more about it on Sandy's blog at http://www.walkerbroad.co.uk, whilst your there if you are reading this on an iPad you should notice that the player now works for you as the flash based player has been replaced with a shiney new HTML5 one. * Watermelon Slim at The Bullfrog Blues Club * I don't normally mention the Bullfrog directly on this list, but this one is a bit special. Watermelon Slim is agreat american blues player, possibly the best we've ever had at the club. If you only come to one Bulfrog this year make it this one! Thursday 5th April @ The NBE CSA Club, Onslow Road, Southsea. Support from Andy Broad. Tickets available online at http://webplus.barkingspider.abelgratis.com/tickets/ only £8.00 in advance £10.00 on the door. * GigList For The Month * Thursday 5th April Watermelon Slim @ the Bullfrog Blues Club The NBE CSA Club, Onslow Road, Southsea, P05 2NH Saturday 14th April Burnt Ice @ The R.M.A Tavern Burnt Ice are rejoined by Matt Beckwith on Harmonica, and will be dealing out their usual funky brand of contemporary blues. Everyone has been busy with other projects, so this is the first time out for Burnt Ice this year, it's going be a cracker! Tuesday 24th April Walker Broad Band @ The Golden Lion Friday 27th April Walker Broad Band @ The Auckland Arms We'll be nice warmed up from acouple more studio session so come out to one or both of the freindly pubs and enjoy are latin tinged jazz folk. Look forward to seeing you all at a gig soon!