Parchman Farm Blues Band / Bow Lane Social Club – Dublin
March 29 @ 6:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Popular blues band Parchman Farm are back on the road again playing their distinctive Chicago/Texas style of blues, and are again filling blues venues throughout the country. The band played festivals and clubs in Britain, Norway, Finland, Holland and Scotland along with playing the top blues festivals at home.
They also opened for Robben Ford, Joe Louis Walker, and were backing band for Eugene Hideaway Bridges and Johnny Mars at the Dublin Guinness Blues festival on several occasions, other artists they have supported include Jimmy Rogers, Phil Guy, Otis Grand, Little Charlie and The Nightcats , John Hammond , Louisianna Red, to name a few .
The Band released two CDs, “Nothing But The Blues” and “Last night Live” with “Nothing But the Blues” gaining excellent reviews in blues magazines in Britain and Europe. At present, the band are working on new original material and planning on releasing an album in the coming year.
The Band are :
Pete Mc Gowan – Guitar
Tommy Grimes – Vocals
Fran Dowling – Drums Pat Courtney – Bass
Sean Plunkett – Harp
Billy Branch, Lurrie Bell, Kim Wilson, Duke Robbilard, Luther Tucker, Magic Sam, Muddy Waters, Carey Bell, Rod Piazza, Johnny B Moore, Willie Kent, Freddie King, Dave Specter, James Harman, Kenny Blue Ray, James Cotton, Otis Grand, Nick Moss, Little Walter, Buddy Guy, James Harmon, Tad Robinson, Jimmy