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We had a great tour in France, Belgium and Germany (11-20 March) where we played in a lot of new material (including Paul singing in the band for the first time since the 1980s) and two Blowzabella Workshop Day events in Liege and Berlin. Thanks to everyone who came out to see us.
Next we have a run of 6 gigs in the south of England from 13 to 22 May. 13 May – The Plough Arts Centre, Great Torrington, Devon (special guest: Jim Causley). 14 May – The David Hall, South Petherton, Somerset (dance workshop in afternoon + evening gig). 15 May – Subscription Rooms, Stroud, Gloucestershire (1pm-5pm dance workshop + gig). 20 May – St Mary in the Castle, Hastings, Sussex. 21 May – St Barnabas, Jericho, Oxford (dance workshop in afternoon + evening gig + special guests The Savage Prunes – in association with Oxfolk/Folk Weekend Oxford). 22 May – John Peel Centre, Stowmarket, Suffolk. MORE INFORMATION
Then we take a break and are back to headline the Saturday night at Folk East Festival (Suffolk, England) in August… then we’re in France and Germany again in the autumn to do do 2 intensive workshop weekends.
In 2017 we’re recording a new album, doing two Blowzabella Days events (day of workshops, evening gig) in Holmfirth (Yorks) and Turin (Italy) and some gigs around the UK including Manchester. .
Photo: Blowzabella at Shrewsbury Folk Festival / August 2015 (phone photo:Paul James)