acoustic blues jam sessions
The Robert Gillow,
64 Market Street Lancaster, Lancashire, LA1 1HP
from 5.00pm - 8.00pm
"So good blues-diggin' peoples,
not ease on down town and bring an instrument just to heat up that beat! Or why
not come on down just to soak up those sounds"
Please note the text and
links below refer to the original
17 year old section of the website,
included here for nostalgia!!)
Check out some sketches of regulars at the club by Bob Armitage
Check out one of the Sunday session here
out our archive of Max's Blues Club Posters
Juke-Joint Blues Biographies They should carry a government
Here are some
photos of our recent(?) sessions
January 2005 Welcome return of the camera!
Had my camera repaired in 2004,
February 2003 Welcome Brian from the deep South
December 2002 Adrian - The Big Bass Man
December 2002 A rare photo of Santa
December 2002 Welcome back Washboard Robin
April 2002 Welcome back Barrie
April 2002 Welcome back Johnny Hayes
March 2002 Hello Alan Love
March 2002 Blues at the Water Witch Pub
Please note the following links are for the original Blues
Club sessions at the Dukes Theatre which have had to be withdrawn from the
website due to reaching the maximum size allowed by the Internet Service
the links below don't go anywhere. Sorry about this but if you want to see any
of the old photos, please email me with your request to
January 2002 Robin
on Slide guitar
December 2001 A warm welcome to Johnny Hayes
December 2001 Another amazing session from Dai Thomas
7th October 2001 Welcome back Judy, Brendan and Courtland
19th August 2001 Welcome back Joe and Daughter
2001 Welcome to Ria, Bridgitta, Simon (who had
and (Monkey Gland original) Ken.
July 2001(The smaller
version) - Nail biting is back in fashion
July 2001 Welcome to the amazing Dai Thomas
July 2001 Welcome to Norrie and Jukes Dudes at the
June 2001 'Summertime Blues'
June 2001 Welcome back Justin (alias Pete) and the start of
Judy's solo vocal career
June 2001 Welcome to Liam and his Fan Club
May 2001 Welcome Joe and an interesting poster(?)
April 2001 Amazing Harpman Robin on Guitar
April 2001 Welcome to Barrie (take a look at
March 2001 Welcome to Andy from the
Gland Jug Band and thanks to Justin for joining us from the other side of the
March 2001 Welcome back to Will Newman
February 2001 Welcome back Max and Celia from Morocco
February 2001 With Judy on backing vocals
Take a look at Alan's braces!!
January 2001 Welcome to Barnaby and Philip
January 2001 Welcome to Richard and a great audience (especially our
newest fan, Judy). Thanks to Adrian for jetting in all the way from India to see
January 2001 Our first of the new year - Welcome to Eva and Ian (together
with Miguel - The Sand Pilots)
December 2000 Keep on Drinkin'
November 2000 Our biggest and best session yet! - and
it got better in December, and better still in January!!
5th November 2000 Will, Rex and Adrian on
guitar, Robin on harp, and Victoria on sax
October 2000 Group
jam sessions and some dedicated fans!
15th October 2000
Arthur, Rex and Max? on Guitar and Lancaster Uni fans!
8th October 2000 Adrian
on guitar, Victoria and Pete on sax
Rex and Alan on guitar