Tag : Blues

Written on Aug, 14, 2015 by in | Leave a comment
Bluebox CD

Bluebox CD – All I want to do Is Play the Blues My blues band Bluebox have released their first CD “All I Want to do is Play the Blues”. It’s a blues rock album featuring the “Hammond Accordion” sound – the natural accordion sound is mixed with a Hammond organ emulation (being generated simultaneously on my MIDI accordion) and …

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Written on Jun, 04, 2015 by in | Leave a comment
Jerrycan Slide Guitar "The Jerrycaster"

The Jerrycaster with genuine Fender neck I have finally finished my second Jerrycan Slide Guitar, which I am delighted to report is louder and much nicer to play than my first attempt! It has an upcycled Fender neck so I’ve dubbed it the Jerrycaster. Thanks to Yanni of Caffe Vista who donated the broken Fender acoustic! Electro Acoustic The original …

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Written on Sep, 10, 2014 by in | 2 Comments.
Bluebox's George and Nick

Bluebox are playing The Big Cwtch on Saturday 13th September at 2.00pm. It’s a Charity music and food festival with 2 stages and loads of bands (and food) held in Glanrannel Park House, Crugybar, Carmarthenshire SA19 8SA. AJ (our drummer) is having an op on his knee so we’re rehearsing a “no drums” set of more chilled out blues – …

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Written on Jul, 02, 2014 by in | Leave a comment

What do you get if you take 2 bolts, a spoon, an aeroplane propeller, a cricket ball, a golf ball an ad for Brasso and some bits of guitar hardware……may I present the mighty Propellercaster! What is it? It’s a slide guitar with electric pick-ups made with half a propeller that my Dad had – no I don’t know what …

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Written on Jun, 23, 2014 by in | Leave a comment
Bluebox Lifeboat Poster

Bluebox are an accordion fronted blues band playing original material written by George Whitfield. There is a page about them here and a Facebook page here. Bluebox are playing this Sunday 29th June at the Lifeboat Tavern in Tenby SA70 7AS.

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