The event will include a special tribute and awards to influential bandleader Chris Barber, who died in March 2021 at 90.
The Blues played a pivotal role in the creation of what we have come to call rock music. As Muddy Waters famously said, “The Blues had a baby and they named it...
He’s the man that played a huge role in helping to shape rock music and in particular the influence of the blues on a whole generation of young British musicians.
The Blues are all about the individual; at one with their music & feelings, and no better does a guitarist who feels every nuance of the blues.