Paul Jones Big Band Blues Bash!

August 29, 2021 8:00 pm

At the age of 15, a recording of Jimmy Rushing with Count Basie was Paul Jones’s introduction to the sound of big band blues. 60 years later via Manfred Mann, Eric Clapton, The Blues Band and BBC’s The Blues Show Jones revisits that early inspiration with a powerhouse big band backing him in a selection of his personal blues and swing favourites!

Line Up

Vocal & Harmonica:
Paul Jones

Trumpets:
Simon Gardner

Enrico Tomasso

Stuart Henderson

Tom Gardner

Trombones:
Ian Bateman

Terry Kelly

Jon Hopes

Justin Pavey

Saxophones:
Alan Barnes

Pete Long

Richard Exall

Robert Fowler

Ruth Hammond

Rhythm:
Dan Moore – piano

Denny Ilett – guitar

Joe Pettit – bass

Ed Richardson – drums


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