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Centenary Centre Gigs
24th January 2006
"Burglars of Barcelona".
The ongoing story of
Telegram Sam and the Smooth Operators. The line up is; guitar, banjo,
accordion, mandolin and bass. The material ranges from cow poke laments
to slick lounge songs via english folk.
is bringing over from London
"Shedload of Love",
bunch of session players who have credits too long to mention. The line up
is; guitar/vocals, sax/vocals, keyboards, guitar, bass and drums with great
songs. Please support our newest promoter!
Blue Train Big Band - click to enlarge
The islands own
Blue Train Big Band
return for a great evening of
swing and big band classics.
"London Philharmonic Skiffle Orchestra".
A mad evening of skiffle, cajun, klezmer and comedy.
Zoot Money Trio
. Anyone as old as me will know Zoot is one of the
mainstays of the 60's r&b/blues scene. His hammond organ playing and gritty
The London Philharmonic Skiffle Orchestra - click to enlarge
are still in demand as much as ever and plays in bands with luminaries
The international concert pianist is giving a
recital includng pieces by
Tickets as usual are available from:
Celtic Gold, Peel
Peter Norris Music, Villa Arcade Douglas,
Black & Blue, Castle St Douglas,
Shakti Man, Ramsey.
For more details on all these events please look at the Centenary Centre's
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