Darlington Rhythm & Blues Festival 2019

First published: Thursday 11 Jul 2019

The Darlington Rhythm & Blues Festival is back and what a line up we've got in store for you. Great venus and fantastic bands, what a weekend this will be!

This is a FREE festival in conjunction with Darlington Borough Council, Darlington Rhythm ‘n’ Blues Club & Gasto Promotions.

The headliner is on Sunday is...

Main stage

  • John Coghlan’s Quo - 4:15pm to 5:30pm
  • Sari Schorr & The Engine Room - 3:00pm to 4:00pm
  • Mike Vernon & The Mighty Combo - 1:45pm to 2:45pm
  • Tommy Allen's Trafficker - 12:30pm to 1:30pm

Riverside stage

  • The Panthers - 5:00pm to 6:00pm
  • The Luke Doherty Band - 3:30pm to 4:30pm
  • Hot Coals band - 2:00pm to 3:00pm

Fringe events

The Dolphin Centre, Market Square

  • The Bullfrogs - 1:45pm to 3:30pm
  • DANA ALI band - 5:00pm to 6:45pm

Boot & Shoe Hotel, Market Square

  • Hokum Hotshots - 2:30pm to 4:15pm
  • Blues Mojo - 5:15pm to 7:00pm

Hole in the Wall Market Tavern & Kitchen, Market Square

The Whole Hog - 3:00pm to 4:45pm

Voodoo Cafe

  • Trevor Sewell - 3:00pm to 4:30pm
  • Dean Newton Trio - 5:30pm to 7:00pm
  • Tom Atkinson Music - 8:00pm to 9:30pm

The Pennyweight, Market Square

  • The Dust Raisers - 2:00pm to 3:45pm
  • John Angus Blues Band - 5:15pm to 7:00pm
  • Hookahs - 8:00pm to 9:45pm

The Joseph Pease, Tubwell Row

Midnite Blue - 2:00pm to 3:45pm

The Hoskins, Blackwellgate

The Paul Rodgers Story - 6:00pm to 7:45pm

The 'New' Old English Gentleman, Bondgate

How Askew Music - 6:00pm to 7:45pm

ORB Micropub, Coniscliffe Road

Stoney Broke - 6:00pm to 7:45pm

Number One Bar, Blackwellgate-Skinnergate

Eli & The Blues Prophets - 7:00pm to 8:45pm

The Gate-Cocktail and Late Bar, Blackwellgate

The Shooters - 6:30pm to 8:15pm

The Woollen Mill \ DL1, Darlington Podium Stage Feethams

DVD Rock & Blues Band - 6:15pm to 8:00pm

Avalon Bar and Terrace, Blackwellgate

Barkin' Billy & the Scrapyard Dogs - 8:30pm to 10:15pm

The Quakerhouse, Mechanics Yard

  • Emma Wilson Blues Band - 2:00pm to 3:45pm
  • The Head Hunters Blues Band - 5:00pm to 6:45pm
  • The Boneshakers - 8:30pm to 10:15pm

Re-festival fringe events

Friday 13th September

Darlington R&B Club.. The Forum Music Centre ~ Borough Road

Ray Stubbs R & B Allstars. Doors: 7-30pm / Tickets £8 from the Forum 01325-363135

The Quakerhouse

Russ Tippins solo - 9:00pm to 11:00pm

Saturday 14th September

DL1 Darlington Podium Stage

  • Mean Disposition Blues - 2:00pm to 3:00pm
  • Alex Fawcett Band - 4:00pm to 5:00pm

The Quakerhouse

Cold Jackets - 9:00pm to 11:00pm


Call: 01325 388427
email: eventsteam@darlington.gov.uk
RnB club website

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