Xmas party Time with Catfish at the Muse Brecon 8TH Dec tickets £12 with Troy Redferns The Rite of Strings duo supporting.
Catfish have carved a reputation for themselves as an excellent live band with a phenomenal frontman in 23 year old guitarist/vocalist Matt Long who plays with a real passion for the blues. Over 2 years they received 5 nominations in the British Blues Awards and have just been awarded a UK Blues Award as Blues Act of the Year (England). Both their albums have reached no 1 in the IBBA Blues Airplay Charts This year they have already completed successful tours of Holland, Germany and Spain and have a further European tours already booked for 2019, along with an impressive set of UK dates all over the UK.
Their album Broken Man was voted album of the year for 2017 by the Independent Blues Broadcasters Association.
'Catfish are one of the finest live bands in Britain today. The quality of musicianship is outstanding and in Matt Long, they have one of the greatest young guitarists on the scene today...' Blues Matters Magazine August 2017.
Jo Harman at the Globe Hay on Wye 9TH Feb tickets £15.
Sometimes you hear a voice that leaves you speechless “– †Huey Morgan, Fun Loving Criminals on his BBC Radio 2 show
“On course to be the finest UK female blues soul voice” – Gavin Martin, Daily Mirror
“Cracking rootsy blues singer well known to festival audiences” – Mail On Sunday
“What a voice!” – Classic Rock Magazine“Stunning.
Harman’s music mainlines the human soul“ – Classic Rock Blues Magazine
It was my great privilege to work with her. Listening to her interpretative one of my songs was a spiritual experience” – Michael McDonald (Soul superstar and Doobie Brothers frontman)
“I believe this lady to be one of the finest singers this country has to offer! She really is tremendous! I hope our paths cross again” – Rag N Bone Man
“An exquisite album rooted in the classic, timeless music of past generations, and quite possibly the finest blue eyed soul vocal performance you’ll hear all year.” – Get Ready To Rock“Jo mines pop, soul and gritty blues with conviction” – The Daily Mirror
Josh Smith At the Muse Brecon Sat 23 Mar 2019, 8:00PM Book Now £15.
Josh Smith is a famed blues guitarist, who tours nationally and inter-nationally with various artists. Guitarist for Grammy award winner, Raphael Saadiq 2008 to present. In 2018 Josh is releasing his new album "Burn To Grow"