Best of the Blues The “Best of Blues” shows were highlights of the Sydney Blues scene in the late 80’s and early 90’s, at venues such as the Three Weeds, Rozelle, Birkenhead Tavern, Harbourside Brasserie, and The Basement. Now “Best of Blues” is back with a fabulous line-up of three of Australia’s leading Blues bands, the Ray Beadle Band, The Foreday Riders, featuring Shane Pacey from the Bondi Cigars, plus Sally King and her band, Sametribe. The show will finish with a massive All-Star Jam.
Ray Beadle Band
Sounds Like: BB King, Carlos Santana, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Taj Mahal, Eric Clapton
Bio: Ray Beadle is a performer who you will never forget. Rays music is from the heart which is why he has been able to travel internationally to perform at various Blues clubs from Memphis, Chicago, Bangkok, Fiji, New Zealand and Hong Kong. Ray also loves to travel constantly around Australia to spre...See Full Bio
“There is something delightfully unassuming about Beadle's virtuosity, which has less aggression and grandstanding than is routine. He improvises solos that sizzle with invention and surprise, underpinned by this relaxed, loping sense of rhythm. The combination marks him as one of the finest blues guitarists Australia has produced.”