April 4th 2018
A near-capacity Easter Sunday crowd saw one of the sharpest, and longest serving blues bands on the national circuit, when the Climax Blues Band performed at Lichfield Guildhall as part of their Fiftieth anniversary tour.
Seven of the best known musicians on the British live instrumental/folk music circuit convened to play at Lichfield Guildhall as part of their Eccentric Orbits tour when Leveret and Spiro perfomed on Saturday March 10th.
March 8th 2018
The crowd that braved the worst excesses of the Beast from the East were rewarded by a set of lively Americana, fine harmony singing, strong song-craft and rootsy virtuoso guitar playing when the Grahams made their Lichfield debut at the Guildhall.
March 3rd 2018
The fast rising folk-rock band False Lights launched their latest album Harmonograph when they played at Lichfield Guildhall as part of their latest tour.
February 22nd 2018
Three albums into their career, the nine piece Chris Bevington Organisation wowed an audience of blues,rock, and jazz fans when they played at Lichfield Guildhall on Sunday February 18th.
February 13th 2018
Saturday 10th February saw the welcome return to Lichfield Guildhall of Jez Lowe. Having appeared at Lichfield Guildhall in 2013 with his band ‘The Bad Pennies’, tonight Jez performed two highly entertaining solo sets.
February 9th 2018
With influences that ranged from the acoustic guitar heroics of Michael Hedges, to rap, a lively stage presence, and the ability to play more than one instrument at a time, the concert that the fast-rising guitarist, singer-songwriter and composer Rodney Branigan performed at Lichfield Guildhall on Friday February 2nd was never short of entertaining.
February 4th 2018
Lichfield Guildhall proved to be a very busy place when the critically acclaimed singer songwriter Steve Knightley performed there as part of his songs and stories tour.
January 30th 2018
The singer-songwriter Stevie Nimmo and his band gave a masterclass in modern blues when they made their debut at Lichfield Guildhall.
Having recently broken his arm in an accident, Stevie Nimmo was replaced as lead guitarist by the young fire-brand Dave Devlin, but his soul powered vocals and stage presence wasn’t diminished as his passioned, anguished vocals soared through the octaves. With drummer Craig Bacon, and bassist Mat Beable, the quartet powered through many of their own originals, and some choice covers from the likes of Eric Clapton and Freddie King.
January 17th 2018
Take two leading blues musicians who started their musical careers in the 1960’s, add a sold out audience, and Lichfield Arts started 2018 in great style when Paul Jones and Dave Kelly performed at Lichfield Guildhall on January 6th.