Event Report: Blues Festival Corralejo Fuerteventura 4/2011

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Event Report: Blues Festival Corralejo Fuerteventura 4/2011

blues_festival_2011_clang (5)6th INTERNATIONAL BLUES FESTIVAL CORRALEJO - FUERTEVENTURA.

(by Spirit of Fuerteventura)

The Blues Festival Corralejo 2011 included three main activities: the stage performances on the square Patricio Calero - Corralejo by 6 groups, the street performances by many local musicians and the frequent guest performances of the group High Tide in the Boardriders Bar/Restaurant in the popular shopping Centre El Campanario. Spirit of Fuerteventura has coverage on all of them, by video and/or by pictures. Have a look and enjoy!

All still pictures by Carl Lang (C)

All videos by The Spirit of Fuerteventura Company (C)

Three Bones.
Three Bones is the new Blues project of guitarist Alvaro Dalloz. A mix of Blues and Rock with a feelin'. Dalloz brings his repertoire without losing the links to great myths of pop music...
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Thomas Figueroa Blues Project.
After playing Jazz and Fusion for more than 20 years, guitarist Thomas Figueroa has put his first "clearly Blues" project. An impressive performance, as you will notice on the videos...

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The Brew.
The Brew capture the very essence of ultimate Rock music of the 60's and 70's. In their own songs you can find the influence of Jimi Hendrix, Led Zeppelin, The Who and Stevie Ray Vaughan. Their show is breathtaking...

 

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Michael Roach.
Michael Roach is one of a kind when it comes to play Blues "East Coast Style" from the 20's. Michael performs solo with his guitar, featuring songs also from his last album "Innocent Child"

 

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Nico Backton & the Wizard of Blues.
Nico reviews a repertoire of Blues from the 30's till now, mixed with other original tunes. His last album "Roots and Stories", with harmonica player Richie Faret as a guest got a lot of success.

 

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Red House.
Red House is one of the most important Blues bands in Spain. Jeff Espinoza and Francisco Simón explore the field of American roots music. They play 21st Century music for the most demanding fan.

 

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Blues Event Boardriders Bar/Restaurant - El Campanario.
Boardriders does it again! Bringing together a fine bunch of excellent musicians who get the crowd thrilling!
The band "High Tide" has John Chase (Bass), Will Wilde (Harp/Vocals), Mark Earl (Drums), and Danny Giles (Guitar/Vocals) as players. First three are from Brighton, Danny comes from Crowly. Man, they are good!

 

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Street Blues Performances - Corralejo. Many local musicians got the opportunity to show their skills and to entertain the public. Look for yourself how they succeeded...

 

 

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Three Bones.

Three Bones is the new Blues project of guitarist Alvaro Dalloz. A mix of Blues and Rock with a feelin'. Dalloz brings his repertoire without losing the links to great myths of pop music.

 

Thomas Figueroa Blues Project.

After playing Jazz and Fusion for more than 20 years, guitarist Thomas Figueroa has put his first "clearly Blues" project. An impressive performance, as you will notice on the videos...

 

 

The Brew.

The Brew capture the very essence of ultimate Rock music of the 60's and 70's. In their own songs you can find the influence of Jimi Hendrix, Led Zeppelin, The Who and Stevie Ray Vaughan. Their show is breathtaking...

 

 

Michael Roach.

Michael Roach is one of a kind when it comes to play Blues "East Coast Style" from the 20's. Michael performs solo with his guitar, featuring songs also from his last album "Innocent Child".

 

 

Nico Backton & the Wizard of Blues.

Nico reviews a repertoire of Blues from the 30's till now, mixed with other original tunes. His last album "Roots and Stories", with harmonica player Richie Faret as a guest got a lot of success.

 

 

Red House.

Red House is one of the most important Blues bands in Spain. Jeff Espinoza and Francisco Simón explore the field of American roots music. They play 21st Century music for the most demanding fan.