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Carl 'on fire' Watkins

- UK Sheffield, UK Blues / Slide / Delta


Sounds Like: James Taylor, Moody Blues, Hugh Laurie Blues, Blueberry Band, Elmore James The King of the Slide Guitar

Label: Unsigned, Assinck Records, Fermata Records, IMMT Records, Not Just French Music

Manager: Jumping Wizard, Red Cloud Music

Bio: I like a wide range of music especially funk, reggae and blues. I have a big passion for bottleneck style delta blues. I write some of my own songs but also play some covers in my own style. I am influenced by Son House, Bukka White, Muddy Waters and Blind Blake to name but a few.

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Carl 'on fire' Watkins has a show on 2013-11-22 at 20:00 @ Lantern Th... in Sheffield http://www.reverbnation.com/c./poni/243809608 #concert

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  • 2013

    Nov 22

    Sheffield, UK | 8:00pm
    Lantern Theatre
    Sheffield, UK
    Fri Nov 22, 2013 8:00pm


    Acoustic folk/blues/slide

  • 2013

    Nov 9

    Sheffield, UK | 8:00pm
    Delaneys Music Bar
    Sheffield, UK
    Sat Nov 09, 2013 8:00pm


    The Steemers will be playing some high energy rock and roll with support from Carl 'on fire' Watkins playing acoustic delta blues.

  • 2013

    Oct 12

    sheffield, UK | 7:00pm
    the nottingham house
    sheffield, UK
    Sat Oct 12, 2013 7:00pm


    LIVE BANDS LAPIS LAZULI IF YOU KEPT ON SPIRALLING CARL' ON FIRE' WATKINS DJ's CRAZYLEAF MULAGA TONY MORE TBC LAPIS LAZULI They have played many gigs at festivals and venues round the UK including, support slots for Alice Cooper and Syd Arthur. They toured the UK and Europe last year to promote their albums ‘Reality Is’ and ‘Extended Play’, including their debut appearance in Sheffield. They told me Sheffield was one of their favorite places on tour and we are more than happy to have them back. Their will be some new material from the band and some visual projections from Jumping Wizard. “A mighty sound — compelling, engaging and (just what I like) complex without being soulless. ” – Matthew Watkins, The Spring

  • 2013

    Aug 17

    Sheffield, S10 7, UK | 8:00pm
    University Arms
    Sheffield, S10 7, UK
    Sat Aug 17, 2013 8:00pm


    SAXBOB PRESENTS ZACC ROGERS + CARL 'ON FIRE' WATKINS Live blues with a blend Soul, Jazz, Yee-Haa, Rock & Roll, Gospel, Folk and Reggae.

  • 2013

    Jul 24

    Sheffield, UK | 7:00pm
    The 3 Cranes
    Sheffield, UK
    Wed Jul 24, 2013 7:00pm


    Part of Trampolines festival

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