Thursday, 20 December 2007

Belgian band in demand in the UK

Ron Stevens of the Heart of England Bluegrass Venue reports that the HOEBV's schedule for 2008 opens on Friday 8 February with a concert by the Sons of Navarone - Thierry Schoysman, Guido Bos, Benjamin Steegen, and Eugene O’Brien, from Belgium. Tickets £5.00 on the door. The HOEBV is at Kenilworth Sports and Social Club, Upper Rosemary Hill, Kenilworth CV8 2PA. For tickets and info, contact Ken Harris: +44 (0)2476 312258. (The HOEBV spring schedule also includes shows by two fine USA groups: Ken Orrick and Lost Highway, and the Dick Smith-Mike O'Reilly Band.)

The Sons of Navarone will be playing on the previous night (Thursday 7 February) at the Windmill Acoustic Music Club, Windmill Public House, Church Lane, Ewshot, near Farnham, Surrey GU10 5BJ, England. Contact Gary and Sherryl Payne: +44 1276 609954 or e-mail.

In the early summer the Sons return to the UK to take part in the Coastline Bluegrass Music Event (MySpace site) at Plas Uchaf Farm, near Llandudno Junction, North Wales LL28 5PD, on 6-8 June.

The current #1 European Bluegrass Band, the G2 Bluegrass Band from Sweden, will be headliners at the Coastline festival.