John Fairhurst/ Dust Me Down Blues Band/ DJ Perri Kaye at the Magic Garden
October 23 @ 8:00 pm - October 24 @ 2:00 am£7
“One of the top 10 resonator guiatar players worldwide”
– Acoustic Guitar Magazine USA
Blues guitar master John Fairhust will be back at the Magic Garden 23 October. Joined by the Dust me Down Blues band and DJ Perri Kaye, this is not one to miss!
John Fairhurst has spent the majority of his life travelling the world and playing music, meeting innumerable characters, collecting stories and drawing influence and inspiration from the varied musical styles and first hand experiences of a life on the road.
Hailed by Acoustic Guitar Magazine USA as one of the Top Resonator guitar players worldwide, John has released 5 albums over the last 10 years as both a solo artist and with his full electric band. ‘The Divided Kingdom’, was released in April 2019 to international critical acclaim.
From back alley Bangkok bars to international festival main stages, from the jungles of Panama, the streets of New York to a wide range of venues and podiums across Europe and beyond. From performances and tuition both formal and informal with blues greats, Moroccan gnaoua musicians, Indian Sarod masters and Spanish rock bands, Johns music continues expand from its blues basis.
Blues, Chicago Blues, Southern Blues, Delta Blues, Funk, Soul, Rock&Roll
Dust Me Down blues band is based in London. It is composed of professional musicians, well-known in London’s blues scene. Ray Wallen is an experienced singer and harp player; he played in several music bands such as Doctor Blue blues band, The Chameleons etc. Davide Mazzantini is a tasteful guitar player, well-known in the main blues bars in London. He’s been performing in Ain’t Nothin’ But’s house band for three years. He also plays in other bands, such as Little George Sueref and the Blues Stars and the Ain’t Nothing but…blues bar houseband. Vincenzo De Fraia and Loris Peverani are a tight rhythmic session, able to play blues, jazz, funk. The sound of Dust Me Down blues band is a mixture of black music, moving from blues roots to funky and gospel sonorities, giving an exciting show, reaching all tastes of audience.