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From 20:00pm to 22:30pm
Two original bands at the cutting edge of the British blues scene!
The great news for blues-rock fans, live music lovers and aspiring musicians in London is that they will be playing at The Half Moon in Putney on Sunday 25th March..........guaranteed to be a great night and one show not to miss!
Zoë Schwarz’ dynamic and commanding vocal delivery is both eclectic and suave at the same time; just like a chameleon, one part Janis Joplin, one Billie Holiday, and one Nina Simone”.......in its entirety, the band create a luxurious and irresistible sound, displaying great skills and artistic finesse
Their exciting, energetic live set is based around rootsy originals: strong catchy riffs, interesting arrangements, and exciting grooves featuring Rob's electrifying, and unmistakable touch and flow on guitar. The highly accomplished rhythm section of Pete Whittaker-Hammond organ and Paul Robinson-drums (Nina Simone, Van Morrison, The Proclaimers, Paul McCartney to name a few) bring massive musical authority and the ability to push the music in unpredictable and exciting directions
Zoë Schwarz Blue Commotion have made a considerable impact these last five years, and is one of the band’s that have added a fresh approach and vibrancy to the UK Blues
“Their originality and adventurous spirit gives them every right to be regarded as being in the vanguard of contemporary blues” - Pete Feenstra, Jan 2018 Get Ready to Rock Magazine
“A serious band with unique songs, tight instrumentation, and a powerful woman up front… edgy vocals, and scorching guitar solos.” - Blues Blast Magazine, USA 2017
“A great band. Terrific musicians, all four of them, very very nice indeed” - Paul Jones Rhythm & Blues, BBC radio 2, 2017
"Zoe Schwarz Blue Commotion is a British band with a powerhouse vocalist, electrifying guitarist, amazing Hammond organist” - Making A Scene USA, 2017
"A whip-crack band… expressive voice… impressive material” - Classic Rock The Blues Magazine, 2016
Words alone cannot convey the special sound these musician's exude and the only way to truly experience this is by seeing them live. Having said this, you can get a feel for what's in store, by having a look and listen to a video track of "Way Down In The Caves" at https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MQ3XLNCLjqc&feature=youtu.be ............blues-rock has never sounded or looked so good!!
The presence of this superb band in London with co-headliners Catfish is sure to interest many local people and those visiting the area
Don't miss out on seeing Zoe Schwarz Blue Commotion and Catfish at The Half Moon on Sunday 25th March
The venue is located at 93 Lower Richmond Road, Putney, London SW15 1EU
Advance tickets are £10.00 + bf (£12 on the door) and can be purchased at https://tickets.halfmoon.co.uk/events/2018-03-25-double-headline-show-with-zoe-schwarz-blue-commotion-and-catfish-half-moon-putney
To see, hear and find out more about the band and where else they are playing in the UK, please check out http://www.bluecommotion.com
Don’t be late, doors open at 7.00 p.m. and the music starts at 8.00 p.m.