This week, eminent broadcaster Cerys Matthews marked 60 years of the Ealing Blues Club with the following words:
“This March 17th, Thursday sees the 60th anniversary of the Ealing Blues club. It was founded by Alexis Korner & Cyril Davies and Mick & Keith met Brian Jones there in April 1962 and there you go……… The Rolling Stones”
This week’s BBC Blues show includes a new weekly segment called “A Beginners Guide to the Blues”. To listen to the programme click the link here: The BBC Blues Show
For more on the Ealing Blues Club please check out the movie “Suburban Steps To Rockland – The Story of the Ealing Club” available on Sky Arts (UK/Ireland) and several other international TV broadcasters.
DVD’s available at www.ealingclub.com
For forthcoming events for 2022 please check www.rocksdiamondyear.com
Here are some memories of an event that took place on 17th March 2012…. (10 years ago) in the presence of Charlie Watts, Whispering Bob Harris, Tom Robinson, Bobbie Korner and many more. There’s been a fair bit of music since………………….there could be so much more……
Please sign up to the mailing list at www.ealingclub.com.