Friday, 30 June 2017

28th ELOBF GIG GUIDE: Q3 2017

Summer into Autumn 2017 means that once again it's "Time" for the latest elobeatlesforever (elobf) Quarterly Gig Guide #28 to be published! Please find a list of selected gigs below (with more to follow when confirmed) between Saturday 1st July and Saturday 30th September during Q3 2017 (plus individual artist links) for you to peruse thus:

Saturday 1st July
Jeff Lynne's ELO @ The KCOM Stadium, Hull
Tickets from £35.00 each (*plus booking fee)
www.livenation.co.uk/artist/jeff-lynnes-elo-tickets

Quill @ The Core Theatre, Solihull
Tickets: £18.00 each (*plus booking fee)
www.thecoretheatresolihull.co.uk/whats-on/all-shows/quill/10811

The ELO Experience @ Conkers Ampitheatre, Derbyshire
Tickets: £24.50 each (*plus booking fee)
www.thepokeyhole.com/gig_guide.html

Jim Onslow @ The Cleveland Arms, Wolverhampton
Free entry

Friday 7th July
The ELO Experience @ Forum Theatre, Malvern, Worcestershire
Tickets: £23.00 each (*plus booking fee)
www.malvern-theatres.co.uk/whats-on/the-elo-experience

Saturday 8th July
Explosive Light Orchestra @ The Diamond, Sutton-in-Ashfield
Tickets: £7.50 each (advance) or £9.00 each (door)
www.thediamonduk.com/gigs

Sunday 9th July
Tom Petty & The Heartbreakers @ Hyde Park, London
Tickets from £65.50 each (*plus booking fee)
www.bst-hydepark.com/tickets/9th-july-tom-petty-the-heartbreakers

Friday 14th July
Bryan Adams @ Sixfields Stadium, Worcester
Tickets: from £49.00 each (*plus booking fee)
www.sixwaysstadium.co.uk/bryanadams

Saturday 15th July
The Steve Gibbons Band @ The Blue Piano Bar, Birmingham
Tickets: £10.00 each (advance) or £12.00 each (door)(*plus booking fee)
www.wegottickets.com/event/400720

Friday 21st July
Stand Up & Rock! @ Gawsworth Hall, Cheshire
Tickets: £29.50 each (*plus booking fee)
www.gawsworthhall.com/product/jasper

Saturday 22nd July
Quill @ Warton Music Festival, Tamworth
Tickets: £10.00 each (*plus booking fee)
www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/warton-music-festival-tickets

Sunday 23rd July
Stand Up & Rock! @ The Princess Theatre, Torquay
Tickets: from £25.90 each (*plus booking fee)
www.atgtickets.com/shows/jasper-carrotts-stand-up-and-rock/princess-theatre-torquay

Monday 24th July
Stand Up & Rock! @ The Playhouse Theatre, Weston-super-Mare
Tickets: from £27.00 each (*plus booking fee)
parkwoodtheatres.co.uk/Playhouse-Theatre/Show/jasper-carrotts-stand-up-and-rock

Tuesday 25th July
Stand Up & Rock! @ The Playhouse Theatre, Weston-super-Mare
Tickets: from £27.00 each (*plus booking fee)
parkwoodtheatres.co.uk/Playhouse-Theatre/Show/jasper-carrotts-stand-up-and-rock

Wednesday 26th July
Pete Kent @ The Robin 2, Bilston
Tickets: £7.00 each (advance) or £9.00 each (door)(*plus booking fee)
www.therobin.co.uk/whats_on/giginfo.asp?gigid=4766

Thursday 27th July
Stand Up & Rock! @ Kilworth House Hotel & Theatre, Leicestershire
Tickets: from £35.00 each (*plus booking fee)
www.kilworthhousetheatre.co.uk/whats-on/jasper-carrotts-stand-up-and-rock

Friday 28th July
Stand Up & Rock! @ Kilworth House Hotel & Theatre, Leicestershire
Tickets: from £35.00 each (*plus booking fee)
www.kilworthhousetheatre.co.uk/whats-on/jasper-carrotts-stand-up-and-rock

Saturday 29th July
Stand Up & Rock! @ Britannia Pier Theatre, Great Yarmouth
Tickets: from £21.00 each (*plus booking fee)
www.britannia-pier.co.uk/show_detail.php?id=198

Rebecca Downes supporting Magnum @ The Robin 2, Bilston
Tickets: £22.50 each (advance) or £24.50 each (door)(*plus booking fee)
www.therobin.co.uk/whats_on/giginfo.asp?gigid=4799

Sunday 30th July
Stand Up & Rock! @ Holt Festival, Norwich
Tickets: from £25.00 each (*plus booking fee)
www.holtfestival.org/whats-on/sunday-30th-july/jasper-carrotts-stand-up-and-rock/

Friday 4th August
The Naked Beatles @ The Robin 2, Bilston
Tickets: £10.00 each (advance) or £12.00 each (door)(*plus booking fee)
www.therobin.co.uk/whats_on/giginfo.asp?gigid=4693

Sunday 6th August
The Orchestra @ Rewind North, Capesthorne Hall, Cheshire
Tickets: £59.50 each (*plus booking fee)

Friday 25th August
The Trevor Burton Band @ The Queen's Head, Wolverley
Free entry
www.queensheadwolverley.com/events

Friday 1st September
The ELO Encounter @ The Roadhouse, Birmingham
Tickets: £7.00 each (advance) or £8.00 each (door)
www.theroadhousebirmingham.com/?q=node/1296

Sunday 3rd September
The Trembling Wilburys @ One Kew Road, London
Tickets: £12.00 each (*plus booking fee)
www.ents24.com/richmond-events/one-kew-road/the-trembling-wilburys/4962848

Thursday 7th September
The ELO Experience @ The Core Theatre, Solihull
Tickets: £22.00 each (*plus booking fee)

Barry Steele in The Roy Orbison Story @ The Lyceum Theatre, Crewe
Tickets: £23.50 each (*plus booking fee)
www.crewelyceum.co.uk/Online/tickets-barry-steele-and-friends-crewe-2017

Friday 8th September
The ELO Experience @ The Core Theatre, Solihull
Tickets: £22.00 each (*plus booking fee)

Explosive Light Orchestra @ Walmley Club, Sutton Coldfield
Tickets: £14.00 each (*plus 10% booking fee)
www.walmleyclub.org/tickets

Saturday 9th September
Barry Steele in The Roy Orbison Story @ The Roses Theatre, Tewkesbury
Tickets: from £21.00 each (*plus booking fee)
www.rosestheatre.org/events/entry/the-roy-orbison-story

Saturday 16th September
ELO Again @ The Civic Theatre Hall, Stourport-on-Severn
Tickets: from £24.00 each (*plus booking fee)
www.thecivicstourport.co.uk/ELO-AGAIN.php

Friday 22nd September
ELO Again @ The Plaza Cinema & Variety Theatre, Stockport
Tickets: £24.20 each (*plus booking fee)
www.stockportplaza.co.uk/whats-on/elo-again-return-to-the-blue-tour

Saturday 23rd September
The ELO Encounter @ The Marr's Bar, Worcester
Tickets: £TBA each (*plus booking fee)
www.elo-encounter.co.uk/event/marrs-bar-worcester

Sunday 24th September
The Trevor Burton Band @ The Grapes, Stafford
Free entry
www.grapesstafford.co.uk/Gig_Diary

Jeff Lynne's ELO After a stint with classic Birmingham bands The Idle Race and The Move, Jeff Lynne co-founded The Electric Light Orchestra in 1971, one of the most successful groups of the seventies and eighties. Multiple hit singles and best selling albums followed making Jeff's anthemic ELO songs some of the most loved and recognisable of the last four decades. Jeff went on to a successful solo career and worked with many of his musical heroes including Brian Wilson, Paul McCartney, Del Shannon and The Everly Brothers. He also found time to co-found the ultimate 'supergroup' in The Traveling Wilburys, who included pals Tom Petty, Bob Dylan, George Harrison and Roy Orbison in their ranks. Find out what the driving force and creative mind behind ELO is currently up to via his official web site thus: www.jefflynneselo.com

Roy Wood The co-founder of The Move and ELO and the founder of Wizzard, The Helicopters et al will [hopefully] be on the road again during 2017! Find out where to see Dr. Roy Wood and what he is up to with his Rock 'n' Roll Band via his official web site thus: www.roywood.co.uk

The Orchestra Former members of ELO and ELO Part II: Mik Kaminski, Louis Clark, Eric Troyer, Parthenon Huxley, Glen Burtnik and Gordon Townsend continue to tour the world extensively. Find out where to see them via their official web site thus: www.theorchestra.net

Quill Legendary Midlands Celtic tinged Americana rockers Quill, led by the incomparable Joy Strachan-Brain, have built up an impressive live reputation over a four decade span and now feature Tony Kelsey and Abby Brant in their ranks. Find out where to see them via their official web site thus: www.quilluk.com

The Trevor Burton Band A co-founding member of The Move, Trevor Burton can be found performing regularly at various venues in the Midlands with his fantastic band. Find out where on their web site thus: www.thetrevorburtonband.co.uk

The ELO Experience Based in Hull, The ELO Experience deservedly won the National UK Tribute Awards in 2013 and they continue to faithfully reproduce classic Electric Light Orchestra hits (and more) live. Find out where to see them now via their official web site thus: www.elotribute.com

ELO Again Based in South Wales, ELO Again are now spreading their wings across the UK to faithfully recreate live those ELO hits we all know and love. Find out where to see them now via their official web site thus: www.eloagain.co.uk

Explosive Light Orchestra Not only an ELO tribute act but an original, independent artiste in their own right, The Explosive Light Orchestra - also known as Symphonika - have reproduced the exciting works of ELO at packed theatres and live music venues all around Europe. Find out where to see them now via their official web site thus: www.elotributeband.com

ELO Light Years A new ELO tribute band and another from South Wales, ELO Light Years are headed up by Jim Ramsey alongside Mike 'Chas' Holcombe, Gaelle Favre, Sarah Waycott, Richard Watson, Robin Davey and Claire Brewster with Angharad and Rhiannon Griffiths. Find out where to see them now via their official web site thus: www.elolightyears.com

The ELO Encounter Another new ELO tribute band, this time from Essex, The ELO Encounter feature Simon Rownes and three members of his family: Jack, Max and Henry alongside Martin Donald, Jasmine Ali and Simon Dove. Find out where to see them now via their official web site thus: www.elo-encounter.co.uk

The Trembling Wilburys One of two world class UK based Traveling Wilburys' tribute bands, The Trembling Wilburys were founded by drummer Dave Stark in 2010 and feature Dave Collison as Roy Orbison and Glen Knowler as George Harrison performing Wilburys and solo classics to rave reviews. The septet also feature top guitarist Dzal Martin, Andy McNish, Marko Laver and Howard Robin. Find out where to see them now via their official web site thus: www.tremblingwilburys.co.uk

The Big O & The Traveling Wilburys Tribute Show One of two world class UK based Traveling Wilburys' tribute bands, The Big O & The Traveling Wilburys Tribute Show are a multi-talented group featuring Paul Hopkins as Roy Orbison performing Wilburys and solo classics to rave reviews. The sextet is completed by Richard Gibson, Owen James, Aubrey Robinson, Matt Gaffiney and Andrew Whittaker. Find out where to see them now via their official web site thus: www.travelingwilburystribute.co.uk

The artistes and shows listed above are recommended by Yours Truly KJS and elobeatlesforever (elobf)This listing is not exhaustive. Please contact elobf should you wish events to be considered for the above roster. It'll be nice to see you at some of the above gigs for a chat!

Until next "Time" in the ELO [and related] Universe ... KJS ... 30-June-2017

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