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Robin Bibi Band - Bullfrog Blues Club - Thursday October 1st


The fabulous ROBIN BIBI BAND appear on Thursday  1st October  at The
BULLFROG BLUES CLUB at The  NBECSA Club (a.k.a. The Dockyard Club), Onslow
Rd, Southsea,  Portsmouth PO2 2NH 

Advance tickets for The Robin Bibi Band at The Bullfrog Blues Club are just
8, and are avaialble on line via our secure Paypal account from 
webplus.barkingspider.abelgratis.com/tickets/ .  Or you can buy them in
person from Street Level Music on Albert Road.  



ROBIN BIBI is one of the UK's top blues/rock guitarists and having paid his
dues working with such names as Robert Plant, Jimmy Page, Ben.E.King, The
Pretty Things and Helen Shapiro. 


He launched the Robin Bibi Band in the late '90s. Blues, Funk, Rock, Reggae
(occasionally!) and Jazz/Fusion are all rolled together in the band's  own
totally unique feel-good concoction. Above all, their aim is to give their
audience a night to remember whilst guaranteeing the best British Blues
Rock can offer in a tried and tested, exciting, spontaneous, power trio
format with the highest level of musicianship the style can offer. The 
tried and tested trio format gives each member the space to stretch out and
express themselves musically. It's exuberant passionate, dynamic, exciting
and fun, played straight from the heart.  Their music reaches out to young
and old alike and  audiences always leave a Robin Bibi  gig smiling!


Robin Bibi Band are now one of the busiest bands round the Southern music
venue circuit and have played most of the major Blues festivals in the UK,
such as Colne, Burnley, Maryport, Ashburton,Swanage,Blues on the Farm,
Ealing Blues Festival etc ,Blues on the Bay and Harvest Time Blues in
Ireland,  and several Festivals in Europe and Scandanavia. Robin has now
made his debut in the USA playing successful shows in Atlanta, Alabama and
Muscle Shoals..



Robin has released nine superb albums. The debut,  "Blue Thrash Therapy",was
released in 1997 and quickly sold out leading to several re-releases. The
follow up, released in 2000,  "Language Of Your Soul"   immediately
recieved airplay on Paul Jones' jazz fm show "Jazz Me Blues" ..
The  limited edition album "Live At The Oval" featured  Robin with Alan
Glen,  one of the UK's  finest harmomica players and an ex member of both
The Yardbirds and Nine Below Zero.
Work is well underway on Robin's tenth album - a new studio album featuring
totally new original material and guest appearnces from some of the UK's
top horn players...and a deal is in the offing that will give the Robin
Bibi Band worldwide digital distribution..
 
Following Robin's live shows in Georgia and Alabama in 2012 and 2014, Robin 
recorded an EP at the legendary Fame Studios in Muscle Shoals, Alabama, the
studio where legends such as Aretha Franklin , Wilson Pickett, Otis Redding
, Clarence Carter and Arthur Conley recorded their biggest hits. "Bibi At
Muscle Shoals"  has recieved critical acclaim and will be avaialble at The
Bullfrog! .


Robin has been nominated in the British Blues awards for guitar and together
with his some tiime partner Tony Marten Robin  was nominated for best
acoustic act. Robin has recently won an award for Best Guitar Solo from the
WRC -  beating solos by Joe Bonamassa and Richie Sambora! 


(Check out https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Q7csUVsAiXQ)



Advance tickets for The Robin Bibi Band at The Bullfrog Blues Club are just
8, and are avaialble on line via our secure Paypal account from 
webplus.barkingspider.abelgratis.com/tickets/ .   


You can collect your tickets on the day of the gig (doors open at 8 p.m.,
band on stage at 9 p.m) - we'll check your name off our list on the door.
Advance Tickets are also available from Street Level music store 139 Albert
Rd, Southsea, Hampshire, PO5 2SQ  


The N.B.E.C.S.A. Club is a great 150 + capacity venue, with a well stocked
bar at club prices.


THE ROBIN BIBI BAND appear on Thursday  1st October  at The BULLFROG BLUES
CLUB at The  NBECSA Club (a.k.a. The Dockyard Club) Onslow Rd, Southsea, 
Portsmouth PO2 2NH