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Blues at Blockhouse Bay

Line-up:  Midge Marsden, Kendall Elise, The Solomon Cole Band

Genre:  Jazz, Blues, Rock

Date:  Friday 7 February 2020

Time:  6pm-9pm 

Venue:  Blockhouse Bay Reserve, Endeavour Street, Blockhouse Bay, Auckland

Accessibility:  Mobility parking near event site in crew car park area, accessible toilet on site

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Midge Marsden is back by popular demand and joining him on the Blues at Blockhouse Bay bill are the talented Kendall Elise and The Solomon Cole Band.

Midge Marsden is a legendary Kiwi rhythm and blues performer whose musical beginnings started in the 60s with The Breakaways. Midge has toured locally and internationally and is a top-notch performer – don’t miss this show!

Born on the wrong side of the tracks in a town called Papakura, Kendall Elise brings a magic blues-country vibe that’s slow-burning or foot stomping, with flawless vocal delivery and a hint of darkness.

The ultimate blues-trance, rock ‘n’ roll crossover, the music of Waiheke's The Solomon Cole Band rides the knife-edge of desire and desolation. The quartet dishes out roots-based songs that capture the essence of traditional-meets-modern, all wrapped up in vocal-driven malady.

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