20192 Western Rd, Newick, Lewes BN8 4LFNEWICK VILLAGE HALL7.00pm - 11.00pm
THE SIXTIES BLUES ICON CHRIS FARLOWE JOINS MILLER ANDERSON, BOB BROOKES & THE JUICE FOR AN EVENING OF BLUES GOSPEL AND COUNTRY AT NEWICK VILLAGE HALL
British blues legend Chris Farlowe joins veteran of Woodstock Miller Anderson and Sussex Desperate Dan Band frontman Bob Brookes for an evening of Blues Rnb and Gospel at this intimate venue set in the lovely Sussex Countryside ( So get your tickets quick). Those of you who know of Chris Farlowe will remember ‘Out of Time’ & ‘Handbags and Gladrags’
Chris Farlowe moved to Andrew Loog Oldham’s Immediate label and recorded eleven singles, five of which were cover versions of Rolling Stones songs including “Paint It, Black”, “Think”, “Ride On, Baby”, “(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction”, and “Out of Time”, which reached no. 1 (1966) in the UK Singles Chart. He recorded four more singles, the best known of which is Mike d’Abo’s “Handbags and Gladrags”. and “My Way Of Giving”, a cover of a Small Faces album track written by Steve Marriott and Ronnie Lane.
Apart from pursuing his own solo career, he was a member of the Keef Hartley Band. Other groups Anderson has been associated with are; the Spencer Davis Group, Broken Glass, The Dukes, Mountain, Savoy Brown, T.Rex and Chicken Shack. In early 2006, he joined The British Blues Quintet with Maggie Bell, Zoot Money, Colin Hodgkinson and Colin Allen.
In the Spring of 2016, Miller returned to the studio and in July 2016 released a new album of 12 original tracks ” Through The Mill ”
Currently touring Germany 50th Anniversary of Woodstock!
Malcolm Paul Mortimore is a drummer and percussionist who has played with Arthur Brown, Ian Dury, Herbie Flowers, Gentle Giant, Spike Heatley, Tom Jones, G.T. Moore, Mick and Chris Jagger, Oliver Jones and Barney Kessel, Frankie Miller, Chris Spedding, Troy Tate.
Derek is widely known in the industry as both a prolific soundtrack composer, orchestrator and session keyboard player. He was educated at Christ’s Hospital, then at London College of Music under Dr Lloyd Webber, studying organ, composition and orchestration. He then moved to freelance studio work, particularly films and TV. He is a specialist in synthesisers/music technology.
Previously Derek has been a synthesist on film and TV projects such as The Empire Strikes Back, RoboCop, Hale and Pace and Blind Date, as well as an arranger for artists Status Quo, Frank Sinatra, David Bowie and more.
Along with The Desperate Dan Band Bob has worked with and supported some of the most credible names in the business, either collectively or individually – people like Paul McCartney, Jools Holland, Elton John, Leo Sayer to name but a few – have had in the line-up at one time or another such people as Dave Mattacks (Fairport, Mary Chapin-Carpenter),
Bass player extraordinaire, cut his teeth working with Sussex band ‘Fast Freddies Fingertips’ (The Donuts) plays regularly in big band line ups currently a stalwart member of The Desperate Dan Band
The Juice are:
Jim Barr / Bass
Derek Austin / Keyboards
Malcolm Mortimer/ Drums & Percussion
Dom Bon De Sousa / Saxophone
The band take to the stage at 8.00pm