Monthly unique shows created ONLY for Jersey by world famous Blues, Rock and Roots stars at the intimate and atmospheric Blue Note Bar
International Blues Rock and Roots Nights, The Blue Note Bar, Jersey
Thursday April 27th and Friday April 28th April: Dino Baptiste (United Kingdom)
Doors: 7:30 Show 8:30pm – 11:00pm
Making a sensational return to Jersey after his sell out shows with Dana Gillespie last year, we are delighted to welcome pianist extraordinaire Dino Baptiste on of the world’s leading, most powerful and entertaining boogie boogie and blues piano maestros!
Dino Baptiste is a highly energetic pianist, vocalist and entertainer from London UK. Dino has strong links to Blues, Boogie Woogie & Rock & Roll. His influences revolve around three idols since a teenager – Little Richard, Jerry Lee Lewis & Ray Charles. Here, Dino has seen each one a legend, perform with such showmanship and charm that has reflected in his own performance. Demonstrating a wealth of professional experience covering a 25-year period since 1989, Dino currently showcases over 270 live shows per year including specialised Blues and Boogie Woogie concerts and residency gigs at various club, pub and restaurant venues throughout the UK and abroad.
His popularity takes him all over the UK and worldwide where he is a regular performer at some of the most prestigious international music events. An extremely talented musician, Dino Baptiste continues to maintain a very original and dynamic level of entertainment, commanding a truly remarkable and enthusiastic connection with his audience, but with a serious element of “jamming – sealed with some downright tongue & cheek boldness.
Artist Website: http://www.dinobaptiste.com
Artist Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wFGIPkjItJ0
COMING TO JERSEY THROUGHOUT 2023! World leading Blues Music Award winning artist and Jersey resident Giles Robson, in association with ICECAP LTD, presents a series of exceptional Intimate concerts.
Each month, blues harmonica virtuoso Robson will musically join forces with some of the world’s most celebrated Blues, Roots and Rock musicans and create unique one off shows, ONLY for Jersey audiences.
You won’t be able to experience these performances in a live setting anywhere else in the world, at anytime other than at the celebrated Blue Note Bar in the centre of St Helier.
Limited to just 50 audience members per night, these will be unique, intimate evenings in a venue that provides a perfect setting for an unforgettable up close night of unbeatable music.
Relax with a glass of beer, wine or a spirit and enjoy the best musicians the world has to offer, playing for you just a few feet from where you stand or are seated. Please note we have limited seating. If you have mobility or issues or a need for seating due to health issues please contact us in advance to arrange for seating.
“I’ve travelled all around the world, played blues and roots venues of every kind. The intimate feeling of the Blue Note Bar in Jersey, is one of the best live music vibes I’ve ever encountered” Billy Branch, Chicago USA. Emmy Award Winner, Triple Grammy Nominee
More About… GILES ROBSON (JSY) Who will collaborate on each show…
Local Jersey resident and Internationally acclaimed blues artist Giles Robson, is considered one of the finest blues harmonica virtuosos in the world. The only UK or EU blues artist to appear on Chicago’s legendary blues label Alligator Records, who describe him as a “Blues giant, absolute master of the form”.
In 2019 he triumphantly toured 15 different countries worldwide and became the third only UK blues artist alongside Eric Clapton and Peter Green to win a Memphis Blues Music Award (the Grammy of the blues).
His 2019 album “Don’t Give Up On The Blues” was a Mojo Magazine Blues Album Of The Year and was described as the best album of 2020 by Sweden’s Jefferson Magazine – the world’s longest running in print blues magazine. A dazzling performer and a remarkable showman. American Blues Scene Magazine lauds Robson as being “Well worth his place in blues harp history”.