23rd - 25th AUGUST 2019
1 GREAT FESTIVAL
GILES ROBSON – “one of the world’s great living blues harmonica players”
Three facts you may not know about Giles Robson.
* Giles was the first ever British or European artist signed to Chicago’s legendary Alligator Records in it’s 47 year history – on an album with two USA blues legends: Bruce Katz and Grammy Award winner Joe Louis Walker. The label described Giles as “a giant… an absolute master of the form”.
* Giles been described by Grammy Award winning blues harp legend Sugar Blue – as “one of the great living blues harp players”.
* Blues Matters Magazine recently described Giles as having a “growing international reputation as one of best blues harmonica players in the business”.
A unique and world class talent, Giles and his band play for us this summer. Giles also hosts a harmonica workshop, where he’ll share technical secrets and the ethos behind the amplified Chicago blues harmonica style.
Find out more: Giles Robson plays #ColneBlues2019