Browsing Month »June, 2011«

Legendary Soul night returns – LOWTON is back!

June 29, 2011


A huge buzz caused by last week’s post regarding the return of one of the North -West’s best -loved soul nights. We can now confirm that the venue in question is LOWTON CIVIC HALL, Hesketh Meadow Lane, Lowton, Lancs. Now purchased back from the council, the venue is looking excellent , and the first night […]

Bobby Womack is here!

June 25, 2011


Just an update on tonight’s historic soul event…. Bobby arrived with his party of 14 musicians and backing singers at his hotel in rainy Lancashire at 10.45pm last evening. Tired after a gruelling 6 hour coach journey from London but raring to go tonight at the King Georges Hall in Blackburn! People are travelling to this […]

Sunday July 31st “Ritz and Parkers” All Dayer – hotel almost sold out!

June 24, 2011


Just a quick update regarding the Dunkenhalgh All Dayer on Sunday July 31st . Sales are going crazy!! The hotel inform me that they will sell out of rooms fairly soon so please do not delay if you want to take advantage of the special £50 per room (inc breakfast but not admission to the […]

Blackpool Luxury Soul weekender – Keni Burke now added to the line-up!

June 23, 2011


Big breaking news today that soul supremo KENI BURKE has been added to the live acts appearing at the next Luxury Soul weekender at the Hilton Blackpool (January 6-8 2012) The event is the 17th in a series which started back in 2001 and is also the 10th anniversary at it’s spiritual home in Blackpool. […]

Bobby Womack’s in Blackburn this Saturday – DJ line-up news!

June 20, 2011


Well, the buzz is incredible for this coming Saturday night at the King Georges Hall in Blackburn. Not only do we have a superb full on exclusive North-West concert from Soul Man Number One, BOBBY WOMACK, but that is followed straight afterwards with our legendary 3 -roomed Soul Night Out! Tickets are on sale for […]

Luka Modric -You stupid boy!

June 19, 2011


Is how my old friend Arthur “Captain Mainwaring” would address him…. The media-fuelled events of this weekend regarding the situation surrounding our Croatian midfielder, Luka Modric mean that we are compelled to post a blog entry out of season. Whatever is he thinking of talking to the press and revealing he wants to leave AND […]


June 15, 2011


The soul legend that is BOBBY WOMACK is playing a one-off exclusive North-West concert at the King George’s Hall, BLACKBURN on the night of Saturday June 25th. The doors open at 7pm and the concert starts at 8pm. Bobby has his full American entourage of 20 with him this time so it’s going to be […]

July 31st SOUL All Dayer – final DJ line-up announced!

June 6, 2011


We are now pleased to confirm the DJ line-up and the musical menu for the “Summer in the Park” All -Dayer taking place on Sunday July 31st at the Dunkenhalgh Hotel and Spa, Clayton-le-Moors, near Blackburn (J7 off the M65). It looks like this – I think you ll agree it’s a pretty sensational array […]