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SATURDAY JULY 30:
Katie Bradley and Martin McNeill, Queen's Head, Boughton, Faversham. Our slot at this festival is 7pm.
MONDAY AUGUST 1:
Martin McNeill with West Weston and Dexter Shaw, Peggy Sue's music bar, Leigh. 8pm
TUESDAY AUGUST 2: :
Martin McNeill solo, Railway Hotel, Southend. 8.30pm
THURSDAY AUGUST 4:
Martin McNeill with JJ Zarbo on double bass, Mawson's bar, Southchurch Road, Southend.
SATURDAY AUGUST 6:
Martin McNeill's Bottleneck Blues (trio), Grand Central, Chelmsford.
SUNDAY AUGUST 7:
Martin McNeill and Ruby Florence, Blue Ball, Grantchester, Cambridge. 4pm
"THIS ONE IS BRITISH BLUES AT ITS BEST...terrific album, excellent showcase for Martin's outstanding slide talent"
IAN McKENZIE, Editor, Blues in the South, on the the CD Lately I've Let Things Slide (which he made one of his picks for 2015)...click here full review
The Martin McNeill solo CD Lately I've Let Things Slide was selected as one of the best of 2015 by two pundits.
Joe Singleton played a track in his round-up of of the year's top CDs on the Big Blues Bonanza, broadcast by Kansas City Radio.
Blues in the South editor Ian McKenzie placed the CD at No 32 in his (international) Top 50 of 2015.
And Paul Stiles, editor of Blues in Britain magazine, says: "I’ve been playing tracks from the album on UK Blues Today radio show recently and in the coming weeks.
"In fact, if I had a theme tune it would be Pickin’ The Blues."