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PROUDLY SUPPORTING SOUTH AUSTRALIAN ROOTS & BLUES SINCE 2013
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Date: 7/21/2021
Subject: Where to find the Blues 22nd of July, 2021
From: Mick Young




Welcome to our Weekly Blues News and Gig Guide
22nd of July, 2021
 
 
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ARBA Merch Now Available Online!

 
ARBA shirts and caps can now be purchased online.
 
Check out our range of unisex and ladies shirts and our trucker cap.
 

2021 Album of the Year Awards
 
ENTRIES NOW OPEN!
 
The ARBA Album of the Year Awards recognise, acknowledge and promote the many fine roots and blues albums recorded and released in South Australia every year.
 
Albums must have been released between 1st July 2020 and 30th June 2021.
 
Entries close July 31
 

Where to find the blues... on the radio!
  
Your schedule of South Australian blues radio shows (shows are Adelaide based unless indicated otherwise):
 
Monday 9.00-11.00 am: Reverb with Sue Turner | Three d Radio 93.7 FM and Digital
 
Tuesday 2.00-4.00 pm: Oz Blues with Big Bad Kev | 5GTR 100.1 FM (Mount Gambier)
 
Tuesday 7.00-9.00 pm: Confessin' the Blues with Danny Ryan  | 5TCB 98.5 FM (Bordertown)

Wednesday 1.00-2.00 pm: Grooving with Sister T with Tess Coleman | Three d Radio 93.7 FM and Digital 
 
Wednesday 2.00-4.00 pm: World Blues Plus with Big Bad Kev | 5GTR 100.1 FM (Mount Gambier)
 
Thursday 7.30-9.00 pm: Blues Power with Mick Young | Three d Radio 93.7 FM and Digital
 
Friday 1.00-2.00 pm: Mick's Bucketful of Blues with Mick Kidd | Hills Radio (streaming only)
 
Friday 3.00-6.00 pm: Cooking Along with Kay with Kay Erskine | WOW! 100.5 FM
 
Friday 6.00-7.00 pm (repeat Tuesday 10.00 pm): River Blues with Tess Coleman, Dave Hall, Ian Newbery, William Ehmcke, Trish Nacey | 5mbs 99.9 FM
 
Saturday 6.30-8.00 pm: Saturday Blues with Rob and Tommy Eyers | Radio Adelaide 101.5 FM and Digital 
 
Saturday 8.00-10.00 pm: River Blues with Terry Heazlewood, Tess Coleman, Dave Hall, Ian Newbery, William Ehmcke | 5MBS 99.9 FM
 
Sunday 2.00-4.00 pm: Orange Blossom Special with Christine | Coast FM 88.7 FM
 
Sunday 4.00-6.00 pm (repeated Thursday 10.00 am) : The Indigo Show  with Vivian | Tribe FM 91.1 FM

www.SABLUES.org
Roots and Blues Podcasts
Jerome Douvendahns from www.SABLUES.org presents 2 podcasts each month:
Blues Time draws its play list from acoustic and electric blues.
Roots Rendezvous presents a selection from the genres of roots, alt. country, progressive folk and alt. rock.

ARBA Presents Winter Blues

14th August The Wheatsheaf Hotel

With Dave Blight, Nathan Dawson, Mark Winston, J.J Fields, Jack Mouhalos, Peter Tsounis, Mario Marino
ARBA continues its run of acclaimed Seasonal Shows with another unique, all-star line-up, including a 3 pronged harp attack!
Do not miss this one-off show, buy tickets now as these shows always sell-out!

39 George St, Thebarton  | Saturday, 14 August, 2021 Doors 7 PM 
Tickets Online $25 (no booking fees!)
At the Door $35 (if available)
Numbers strictly limited, book now to avoid disappointment
 
**Tickets now available to the general public**
 

**Please note that every effort is made to ensure these listings are correct. Late changes can occur and we recommend verifying gigs with organisers/venues/acts.
**Why is my gig not listed? Have you sent details to gigguide@arba.net.au ?
 
**For obvious reasons, there are no gigs listed for the coming 6 days. We have published the gig guide this week to remind you of all the great gigs coming up after the scheduled completion of South Australia's current lockdown.** 
 
July
 
Thursday, July 29
*TBA @ The Gov (Gallery Stage) 8.00 pm
*Gumbo Room Blues Jam @ The Gov (Front Bar) 9.30 pm
59 Port Rd, Hindmarsh
 
*Dusty Lee's Blues Jam @ Memphis Slim's House of Blues 8.00 pm 
22 Gilbert Place, Adelaide
 
*"Blues Umbrella" Furball Express and the Brett Littlefair Duo @ The Jade 8.30 pm
142-160 Flinders St, Adelaide
 
  
*"The Engine Room" with the Hawkins Band @ The Railway Hotel
247 St Vincent St, Port Adelaide
 
Friday, July 30
*"Friday Blues Bonanza" Lazy Eye and the Honey Badgers @ Norwood Live 9pm 
97 The Parade, Norwood
 
*Nick Kipridis followed by J.J Fields @ Memphis Slim's House of Blues 7.00 pm 
22 Gilbert Place, Adelaide
 
*Courtney and Snooks @ Three Brothers Arms 8.00 pm 
40 Venables St, Macclesfield
 
*"Goodbye Rye July" - Gilbert Place Block Party:
Gwyn Ashton, Matt Ward and the Rising Suns, Billy Bob and the BBQ Boys @ Gilbert Place 6.00 pm 
Gilbert Place, Adelaide

*TinMen @ The King’s Head Hotel 6.30 pm 
357 King William St, Adelaide
 
*Zkye Blue @ Semaphore Workers Club 7.30 pm 
93 Esplanade, Semaphore
 
Saturday, July 31
*Mick Kidd with Dave Blight followed by Steve Gower @ Memphis Slim's House of Blues 7.00 pm 
Gilbert Place, Adelaide
 
*"Blues Umbrella" Furball Express and the Brett Littlefair Duo @ The Wheatsheaf Hotel 7.30 pm
39 George St, Thebarton
 
*"Goodbye Rye July" - Gilbert Place Block Party:
Drew Atkin, Matt Ward and the Rising Suns, AP & The Captain Kidd Band @ Gilbert Place 6.00 pm 
Gilbert Place, Adelaide

AUGUST
 
Sunday, August 1
*The Harmonics @ Three Brothers Arms 2.00 pm 
40 Venables St, Macclesfield
 
*"Winter Blues Sunday" Mick Kidd with Dave Blight @ Cumberland Hotel 2.00 pm 
76 Causeway Rd, Glanville
 
*"Goodbye Rye July" - Gilbert Place Block Party:
Cal Williams Jr, Aidan "Jazzy" Jones, Steve Gower @ Gilbert Place 1.00 pm 
Gilbert Place, Adelaide
 
*The Lincolns and Meanwhile Back at the Ranch @ Semaphore Workers Club 3.30 pm 
93 Esplanade, Semaphore
 
Tuesday, August 3
*"The Blues Lounge" Jam @ The Gaslight Tavern 8.00 pm
36 Chief St, Brompton
 
Thursday, August 5
*TBA @ The Gov (Gallery Stage) 8.00 pm
*Gumbo Room Blues Jam @ The Gov (Front Bar) 9.30 pm
59 Port Rd, Hindmarsh
 
*Dusty Lee's Blues Jam @ Memphis Slim's House of Blues 8.00 pm 
22 Gilbert Place, Adelaide
 
Friday, August 6
*"Prospect Blues and Roots Series" with The Chris Finnen Band and ARBA Youth in Blues Band @ Payinthi (Prospect Town Hall ) 7.00pm 
126 Prospect Rd, Prospect
 
*Billy Bob followed by Joe Amputch @ Memphis Slim's House of Blues 7.00 pm 
22 Gilbert Place, Adelaide
 
*Furball Express @ The King's Head 6.30 pm 
357 King William St, Adelaide
 
*Snooks La Vie’s All Stars @ Semaphore Workers Club 7.30 pm 
93 Esplanade, Semaphore
 
Saturday, August 7
*Nick Kipridis followed by Gwyn Ashton @ Memphis Slim's House of Blues 7.00 pm 
22 Gilbert Place, Adelaide
 
Sunday, August 8
*"Tribute to Bessie Smith, Dinah Washington and Billie Holiday" with Jazz in Cheek Quartet @ Trinity Sessions 8.30pm 
318 Goodwood Rd, Clarence Pk
 
*Dead Lucky @ Semaphore Workers Club 3.30 pm 
93 Esplanade, Semaphore
 
*Sav and Micky G (2pm) followed by Papa Legba (4pm) @ The Cumberland Hotel
76 Causeway Rd, Glanville
 
Tuesday, August 10
*"The Blues Lounge" Jam @ The Gaslight Tavern 8.00 pm
36 Chief St, Brompton
 
Thursday, August 12
*TBA @ The Gov (Gallery Stage) 8.00 pm
*Gumbo Room Blues Jam @ The Gov (Front Bar) 9.30 pm
59 Port Rd, Hindmarsh
 
*Dusty Lee's Blues Jam @ Memphis Slim's House of Blues 8.00 pm 
22 Gilbert Place, Adelaide
 
Friday, August 13
*J.J Fields followed by Joe Amputch @ Memphis Slim's House of Blues 7.00 pm 
22 Gilbert Place, Adelaide
 
*The King’s Blues Band @ The King’s Head Hotel 6.30 pm 
357 King William St, Adelaide
 
*The Harmonics @ Semaphore Workers Club 7.30 pm 
93 Esplanade, Semaphore
 
Saturday, August 14
*Steve Gower and Billy Bob @ Memphis Slim's House of Blues 7.00 pm 
22 Gilbert Place, Adelaide
 
*ARBA Presents "Winter Blues" with 3 pronged Harp Attack: Blight, Dawson, Winston and All-Star Band @ The Wheatsheaf Hotel 7.00 pm 
39 George St, Thebarton
  
Sunday, August 15
*The Cool McCools @ Semaphore Workers Club 3.30 pm 
93 Esplanade, Semaphore
 
*The Fallen Saints @ Three Brothers Arms 2.00 pm 
40 Venables St, Macclesfield
 
Tuesday, August 17
*"The Blues Lounge" Jam @ The Gaslight Tavern 8.00 pm
36 Chief St, Brompton
 
Thursday, August 19
*TBA @ The Gov (Gallery Stage) 8.00 pm
*Gumbo Room Blues Jam @ The Gov (Front Bar) 9.30 pm
59 Port Rd, Hindmarsh
 
*Dusty Lee's Blues Jam @ Memphis Slim's House of Blues 8.00 pm 
22 Gilbert Place, Adelaide
 
Friday, August 20
*Mojo Dingo @ The King’s Head Hotel 6.30 pm 
357 King William St, Adelaide
 
*Billy Bob followed by Lazy Eye @ Memphis Slim's House of Blues 7.00 pm 
22 Gilbert Place, Adelaide
 
*Gumbo Ya! Ya!@ Semaphore Workers Club 7.30 pm 
93 Esplanade, Semaphore
 
Saturday, August 21
*Billy Bob followed by J.J Fields @ Memphis Slim's House of Blues 7.00 pm 
22 Gilbert Place, Adelaide

Sunday, August 22
*The Boogie Men @ Semaphore Workers Club 3.30 pm 
93 Esplanade, Semaphore

Tuesday, August 24
*"The Blues Lounge" Jam @ The Gaslight Tavern 8.00 pm
36 Chief St, Brompton
 
Thursday, August 26
*TinMen @ The Gov (Gallery Stage) 8.00 pm
*Gumbo Room Blues Jam @ The Gov (Front Bar) 9.30 pm
59 Port Rd, Hindmarsh
 
*Dusty Lee's Blues Jam @ Memphis Slim's House of Blues 8.00 pm 
22 Gilbert Place, Adelaide
 
Friday, August 27
*J.J Fields followed by Joe Amputch @ Memphis Slim's House of Blues 7.00 pm 
22 Gilbert Place, Adelaide
 
*Mick Kidd with Dave Blight @ Big Shed Brewing 8.00 pm 
1154 Old Port Rd, Royal Pk
 
*House Reckers @ The King’s Head Hotel 6.30 pm 
357 King William St, Adelaide
 
*Lazy Eye @ Semaphore Workers Club 7.30 pm 
93 Esplanade, Semaphore
 
Saturday, August 28
*The Fallen Saints @ The Pepper Tree Cafe 8.00 pm
445 Old Coach Rd, Aldinga
 
*Steve Gower followed by Nick Kipridis @ Memphis Slim's House of Blues 7.00 pm 
22 Gilbert Place, Adelaide
 
Sunday, August 29
*Mick Kidd @ Bridgewater Inn 1.00 pm 
387 Mount Barker Rd, Bridgewater
 
*The T-Bones @ Semaphore Workers Club 3.30 pm 
93 Esplanade, Semaphore
 
Tuesday, August 31
*"The Blues Lounge" Jam @ The Gaslight Tavern 8.00 pm
36 Chief St, Brompton
 
September
 
Thursday, September 2
*TBA @ The Gov (Gallery Stage) 8.00 pm
*Gumbo Room Blues Jam @ The Gov (Front Bar) 9.30 pm
59 Port Rd, Hindmarsh
 
*Dusty Lee's Blues Jam @ Memphis Slim's House of Blues 8.00 pm 
22 Gilbert Place, Adelaide
 
Friday, September 3
*Mick Kidd with Dave Blight @ Hammer'n'Tongs 8.00 pm 
39 Commercial Rd, Strathalbyn
 
*The Sexy Boys Blues Band @ Semaphore Workers Club 7.30 pm 
93 Esplanade, Semaphore
 
*Furball Express @ The King’s Head Hotel 6.30 pm 
357 King William St, Adelaide
 
Sunday, September 5
*"Father's Day Blues" with Mick Kidd with Dave Blight @ Prancing Pony Brewery 8.00 pm 
42 Mount Barker Rd, Totness
 
*The Honey Badgers @ Semaphore Workers Club 3.30 pm 
93 Esplanade, Semaphore
 
Tuesday, September 7
*"The Blues Lounge" Jam @ The Gaslight Tavern 8.00 pm
36 Chief St, Brompton
 
Thursday, September 9
*TBA @ The Gov (Gallery Stage) 8.00 pm
*Gumbo Room Blues Jam @ The Gov (Front Bar) 9.30 pm
59 Port Rd, Hindmarsh
 
*Dusty Lee's Blues Jam @ Memphis Slim's House of Blues 8.00 pm 
22 Gilbert Place, Adelaide
 
Tuesday, September 14
*"The Blues Lounge" Jam @ The Gaslight Tavern 8.00 pm
36 Chief St, Brompton
 
Thursday, September 16
*TBA @ The Gov (Gallery Stage) 8.00 pm
*Gumbo Room Blues Jam @ The Gov (Front Bar) 9.30 pm
59 Port Rd, Hindmarsh
 
*Dusty Lee's Blues Jam @ Memphis Slim's House of Blues 8.00 pm 
22 Gilbert Place, Adelaide
 
Tuesday, September 21
*"The Blues Lounge" Jam @ The Gaslight Tavern 8.00 pm
36 Chief St, Brompton
 
Thursday, September 23
*TBA @ The Gov (Gallery Stage) 8.00 pm
*Gumbo Room Blues Jam @ The Gov (Front Bar) 9.30 pm
59 Port Rd, Hindmarsh
 
*Dusty Lee's Blues Jam @ Memphis Slim's House of Blues 8.00 pm 
22 Gilbert Place, Adelaide
 
Sunday, September 26
*Mick Kidd @ Bridgewater Inn 1.00 pm 
387 Mount Barker Rd, Bridgewater
 
Tuesday, September 28
*"The Blues Lounge" Jam @ The Gaslight Tavern 8.00 pm
36 Chief St, Brompton
 
Thursday, September 30
*TBA @ The Gov (Gallery Stage) 8.00 pm
*Gumbo Room Blues Jam @ The Gov (Front Bar) 9.30 pm
59 Port Rd, Hindmarsh
 
*Dusty Lee's Blues Jam @ Memphis Slim's House of Blues 8.00 pm 
22 Gilbert Place, Adelaide
  

29 July @ The Jade 8.30 pm
 
31st July @ The Wheaty 7.30 pm





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