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image for Music item typeThe Dave Thomas Band at Diss Corn Hall

Music, Sat 30 Sep 2017, £12-£14

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You walk up to a famous musician you admire during your first visit to the Chicago Blues Festival and introduce yourself. What's the last response you expect? 'I know you. I have one of your albums.' 

You hang out with a famous photo journalist whilst in Chicago who cheerfully tells surrounding blues luminaries 'This guy is the only Brit who can really play Chicago Blues - you'll always be able to play here'. 

You go to see an all star band at a Chicago Blues club. You met him ten years ago but are surprised when a former member of Muddy Waters' band grabs your shoulder and insists you come up on stage and play with them. All this happened to Dave Thomas: Blues in Britain 
 
Arguably better known in Chicago and Cleveland than in his native Norfolk Dave Thomas returns to recording after a ten year lay-off with an album where 'the blues groove never leaves'. 

'LIVE at the FAT CAT' is a ten-track album that showcases Dave - deep in the blues, funked up and easy. Catch the best that a live album offers. It's a great introduction to what you'll get when you see the band play live. 

Baby changing facilitiesCredit cards accepted (with charge)Disabled toiletsOn-site light refreshmentsFacilities for conferencing

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Dates Times
Sat 30 Sep 2017 20:00 to 22:30

Prices

£12(adv) £14(door)

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Sat 30 Sep The Dave Thomas Band

Contact

The Corn Hall (booking office)

01379 652241

Address

Diss Corn Hall & Old Stables Gallery,
St Nicholas Street,
Diss,
Norfolk,
IP22 4LB

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Map reference: TM 116800  Lat: 52.37713 Long: 1.10735

Accessible by Public Transport: 0 miles from Diss Train Station station

Facilities

  • Baby changing facilitiesBaby changing facilities
  • Credit cards accepted (with charge)Credit cards accepted (with charge)
  • Disabled toiletsDisabled toilets
  • On-site light refreshmentsOn-site light refreshments
  • Facilities for conferencingFacilities for conferencing