Bands

Blues On The Boat – Friday Night

The Red Hot Roosters
One of Ireland’s top and most entertaining rock n’ roll bands – a must see.

Boarding at Donegall Quay 6.30pm
Sailing at 7.00pm
Duration 2 hours
Complimentary Food & Beverages served.
Ticket Price per persons £35.00

VISIT BELFAST BOOKING LINKS – 

Blues on the Boat/Red Hot Roosters .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Blues on the Boat/Lee Hedley .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Blues on the Boat/Rab McCullough .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Blues on the Boat/Ronnie Greer .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Sunday Lunch Kaz Hawkins .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Dr Feelgood .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Bad Reputation .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Aaron K .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Rory Gallagher Trib .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Phil Lynott Trib .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Online at Lagan Boat Company www.laganboatcompany.com

Telephone Lagan Boat Company 028 9024 0124 or 077 1891 0423

Blues On The Boat – Saturday Afternoon

Rab McCullough & The Rev Doc

The Festival would not be complete without the appearance of Rab and The Rev Doc on the Blues Cruise. Two great players, playing great tunes, making a great afternoon. Again, not to be missed!

Boarding at Donegall Quay 2.30pm
Sailing at 3.00pm
Duration 2 hours
Complimentary Food & Beverages served
Ticket Price per person £35.00

VISIT BELFAST BOOKING LINKS – 

Blues on the Boat/Red Hot Roosters .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Blues on the Boat/Lee Hedley .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Blues on the Boat/Rab McCullough .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Blues on the Boat/Ronnie Greer .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Sunday Lunch Kaz Hawkins .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Dr Feelgood .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Bad Reputation .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Aaron K .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Rory Gallagher Trib .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Phil Lynott Trib .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

On line at Lagan Boat Company www.laganboatcompany.com

Telephone Lagan Boat Company 02890240124 or 07718910423

Blues On The Boat – Saturday Night

Lee Hedley & Co

Back by popular demand, the one and only Lee Hedley takes to the waves. One of Belfast’s finest entertainers on the Blues scene today.

Boarding at Donegall Quay 6.30pm
Sailing at 7.00pm
Duration 2 hours
Complimentary Food & Beverages served
Ticket Price per person £35.00

VISIT BELFAST BOOKING LINKS – 

Blues on the Boat/Red Hot Roosters .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Blues on the Boat/Lee Hedley .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Blues on the Boat/Rab McCullough .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Blues on the Boat/Ronnie Greer .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Sunday Lunch Kaz Hawkins .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Dr Feelgood .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Bad Reputation .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Aaron K .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Rory Gallagher Trib .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Phil Lynott Trib .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

On line at Lagan Boat Company www.laganboatcompany.com

Telephone Lagan Boat Company 02890240124 or 07718910423

Blues On The Boat – Sunday Afternoon Finale

Sunday Afternoon Finale – Sunday Brunch

Ronnie Greer & Co

At the forefront of the Blues scene since the early 60’s, Ronnie is one of Belfast’s Blues legends. This is his first Blues Cruise for the Festival so early booking is highly recommended.


Boarding at Donegall Quay 12.00pm
Sailing at 12.30pm
Duration 2 hours
Complimentary Dinner & Beverages
Ticket Price per person £35.00

VISIT BELFAST BOOKING LINKS – 

Blues on the Boat/Red Hot Roosters .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Blues on the Boat/Lee Hedley .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Blues on the Boat/Rab McCullough .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Blues on the Boat/Ronnie Greer .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Sunday Lunch Kaz Hawkins .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Dr Feelgood .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Bad Reputation .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Aaron K .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Rory Gallagher Trib .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Phil Lynott Trib .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

On line at Lagan Boat Company www.laganboatcompany.com
Telephone Lagan Boat Company 02890240124 or 07718910423

McHugh’s Basement – Friday Evening

Bad Reputation


Doors 8.30

Admission £7  – Late Bar Facility

VISIT BELFAST BOOKING LINKS – 

Blues on the Boat/Red Hot Roosters .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Blues on the Boat/Lee Hedley .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Blues on the Boat/Rab McCullough .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Blues on the Boat/Ronnie Greer .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Sunday Lunch Kaz Hawkins .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Dr Feelgood .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Bad Reputation .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Aaron K .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Rory Gallagher Trib .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Phil Lynott Trib .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

McHughs Basement
29-31 Queens Square
Belfast
BT1 3FG
Tel – 0044 (0) 28 9050 9999

Peaky Blinders – Saturday Afternoon

Rob Strong & His Band

The legendary ROB STRONG and his band returns to Belfast for this exclusive gig. A mammoth force for decades on the Irish and World music scene, Rob is a musical force to be reckoned with. This is one gig not to be missed!

4.00pm – 6:30pm
Free Admission

Peaky Blinders
10-14 Gresham Street
Belfast
BT1 2JN
Tel / 0044 (0) 28 9023 2322

The American Bar – Sunday Night

Amanda St John

Amanda St John; fresh from recording her new album at the world famous FAME Studios in Muscle Shoals, Alabama and a promotional tour of USA in May 2018 brings her acoustic duo show to The Belfast City Blues Festival. Amanda has received worldwide airplay and reviews since her debut album release in 2016 and is renowned for her powerful and emotive vocals and engaging stage presence. This will be the first gig where she introduces some of her new songs as well as some soul and gospel classics inspired by the music of Muscle Shoals, Motown and Stax.

“A beautiful, beautiful voice” Gaby Roslin, BBC Radio London

 “An incredible vocal performer and wonderfully talented songwriter.” Ralph McLean, BBC Radio Ulster

“If Dusty Springfield were alive she’d say ‘that’s my girl’!” Grammy winning US producer Jon Tiven

“Superb soulful vocals with stunning heartfelt lyrics” Blues Matters Magazine

Admission £10.00 – CLICK HERE TO BUY TICKETS
Doors: 20:00pm

The American Bar
65-65A Dock Street
Belfast BT1 1LF
Tel – 028 9074 3964

The Balmoral Hotel – Saturday Night

Raised On Rock

Festival Fringe Event
Irish Wolfhounds MMC Presents (In Aid Of Air Ambulance NI) Grand Rock Night Featuring

Doors – 8.00pm
Admission £12.50
Tickets available from hotel reception or Irish Wolf Hounds MCC Facebook Page (Click Here)

The Balmoral Hotel
Blacks Road Dunmurry
Belfast BT10 ONF
Tel – 02890 301234 / 02890 601455

The Black Box – Friday Night

DR FEELGOOD + Support

Doors 8.30pm
Late Bar Facility’s
Admission £18 +Booking Fee

Belfast City Blues Festival Proudly Presents Dr Feelgood!

Formed way back in Canvey Island, Essex, DR FEELGOOD are still the worlds top R&B band touring extensively across the globe. Since the arrival of Robert Kane fifteen years ago, this hard-hitting quartet also featuring Phill Mitchell , Kevin Morris and Steve Wallwyn, have completed a massive 1,500 shows. This is rock n’ roll at its very best.

FOR TICKETS FOR ALL SHOWS GO TO:

VISIT BELFAST BOOKING LINKS – 

Blues on the Boat/Red Hot Roosters .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Blues on the Boat/Lee Hedley .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Blues on the Boat/Rab McCullough .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Blues on the Boat/Ronnie Greer .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Sunday Lunch Kaz Hawkins .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Dr Feelgood .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Bad Reputation .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Aaron K .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Rory Gallagher Trib .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Phil Lynott Trib .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

www.blackbox.com
18-22 Hill Street
Belfast BT1 2LA
Tel – 0044 (0) 28 9024 4400

The Black Box – Saturday Afternoon

The Annual Tribute To Rory Gallagher

with

The Pat McManus Band, Blackwood & The Willie Byrne Band

 

Two of the North’s most distinguished musicians pay homage to Irish Rock & Blues Legend – the late, great Rory Gallagher. Relive the magic of Rory through the outstanding performances of Pat & Willie.

Blackwood is a dynamic blues/rock band consisting of Sam Davidson vocals/lead guitar, Albert Mills – Bass Guitar/Vocals; and Lyn McMullan – Drums.

Doors 1.30 pm
Admission £12.00 + booking fee

FOR TICKETS FOR ALL SHOWS GO TO:

VISIT BELFAST BOOKING LINKS – 

Blues on the Boat/Red Hot Roosters .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Blues on the Boat/Lee Hedley .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Blues on the Boat/Rab McCullough .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Blues on the Boat/Ronnie Greer .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Sunday Lunch Kaz Hawkins .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Dr Feelgood .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Bad Reputation .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Aaron K .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Rory Gallagher Trib .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Phil Lynott Trib .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

www.blackbox.com
18-22 Hill Street
Belfast BT1 2LA
Tel – 0044 (0) 28 9024 4400

The Black Box – Saturday Night

Aaron Keylock + Support


Doors – 8.00pm
Late Bar Facilities
Admission – £12.50 + Booking Fee

Aaron Keylock is a rising star on the blues-rock scene. His performances are simply electric, high energy and packed with pure passion. As Kerrang magazine clearly states: “A solo superstar in the making…”

FOR TICKETS FOR ALL SHOWS GO TO:

VISIT BELFAST BOOKING LINKS – 

Blues on the Boat/Red Hot Roosters .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Blues on the Boat/Lee Hedley .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Blues on the Boat/Rab McCullough .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Blues on the Boat/Ronnie Greer .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Sunday Lunch Kaz Hawkins .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Dr Feelgood .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Bad Reputation .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Aaron Keylock .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Rory Gallagher Trib .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Phil Lynott Trib .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

www.blackbox.com
18-22 Hill Street
Belfast BT1 2LA
Tel – 0044 (0) 28 9024 4400

The Black Box – Sunday Afternoon

Sunday Lunch With Kaz Hawkins + Support Dom Martin

Kaz Hawkins brings her brand new show to Belfast City Blues Festival for a special  Sunday Lunch at the Black Box, Belfast.

Currently on her Irish Tour with Sam York on piano (Tom Jones/Ed Sheeran/Jessie J) she is using her music to address mental health issues in Northern Ireland.

Kaz tells the story of why the blues saved her and continues her roll as ambassador for AWARE NI. With her original songs and covers from 1920s underground blues this is sure to be a fun afternoon with the Queen of Belfast Blues.

Kaz also presents her own show on BBC Radio Ulster called “Kaz Hawkins Got The Blues” and is board member of the UK Blues Federation where she represented the UK in Memphis and Denmark in 2017.

Dom Martin


DOORS 1.30pm
ADMISSION – £20 (Including booking fee) LUNCH INCLUDED
TICKETS – www.visitbelfast.com

www.kazhawkins.com

www.facebook.com/kazhawkinssongs

www.twitter.com/kazhawkins

FOR TICKETS FOR ALL SHOWS GO TO:

VISIT BELFAST BOOKING LINKS – 

Blues on the Boat/Red Hot Roosters .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Blues on the Boat/Lee Hedley .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Blues on the Boat/Rab McCullough .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Blues on the Boat/Ronnie Greer .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Sunday Lunch Kaz Hawkins .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Dr Feelgood .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Bad Reputation .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Aaron K .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Rory Gallagher Trib .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Phil Lynott Trib .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

www.blackbox.com
18-22 Hill Street
Belfast BT1 2LA
Tel – 0044 (0) 28 9024 4400

The Black Box – Sunday Night

A Tribute To Phil Lynott & Thin Lizzy Featuring ‘Tinn Lizzy’
Tunes By Dj Monk

Doors 8.00pm
Admission £10 + Booking Fee

With extensive gigging under their belt, these guys have to be seen to be believed. With the brilliant and ghostly vocals of John Conlan, close your eyes and without a musical doubt, you could be listening to the man himself – Phil Lynott. Also featuring epic twin guitar playing by Speedo Wilson and Willie Byrne, most definitely the Boys Are Back In Town.

FOR TICKETS FOR ALL SHOWS GO TO:

VISIT BELFAST BOOKING LINKS – 

Blues on the Boat/Red Hot Roosters .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Blues on the Boat/Lee Hedley .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Blues on the Boat/Rab McCullough .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Blues on the Boat/Ronnie Greer .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Sunday Lunch Kaz Hawkins .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Dr Feelgood .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Bad Reputation .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Aaron K .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Rory Gallagher Trib .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

Phil Lynott Trib .  CLICK HERE TO BOOK

www.blackbox.com
18-22 Hill Street
Belfast BT1 2LA
Tel – 0044(0)2890244400

Wellington Park – Friday Night

The Elvis Spectacular Starring

Ciaran O’Houlihan & The TCB Band

With The Sweet Sensations

Festival Fringe Event – TCB Productions In Association With Belfast City Blues Festival Presents

 

Doors – 8.00pm

Admission – £16

Tickets From Venue

Card carry £1.50 plus vat charge

Meal Deals available from reception

21 Malone Road

Belfast BT96RU

Tel – 028 9038 1111