What’s New ?
January 2014 Gig - Tues 7th
Wahbash Avenue kick off the new year at The Duke, 7:30 PM
Next Gig Tues 3 December
Dont miss DMR - a young and tallented trio playing electric blues at The Duke, 7:30 pm
5 Nov - Fulltilt Boogie
3 Dec - DMR
7 Jan - Wahbash Avenue.
12 hours of Blues line-up announced
Check out the 12 Hours of Blues page to see the outstanding line-up. Dont forget, the music starts 12:00 Noon on Saturday 19th October at The Duke
12 Hours of Blues 19 October !
Its on again, after last years great 12 Hours of Blues event. We're showcasing Tasmania's best Blues artists. 12 hrs of acoustic and electric blues at The Duke, Sat 19th October, starting 12:00 noon. Entry $15, $10 for Members, $20 for families.
Phil Manning to play HBC Tues 3 Sept!
Guitarist, singer, songwriter, slide player, award winning recording artist and performer, founding member of legendary Australian band "Chain" will play the Sep gig. Most definitely not to be missed.
Terraplane playing the August 6th Gig
Pat Tilley (vocals, harmonica, sax and guitar), Mike Davie (guitar), Dave Scott (bass and harmonies), Graham Austen (keyboards) with Rohan Stubbings on drums.
Nominations for HBC Committee
Interested in joining our committee? We'd love to hear from you. Nominations now open for the HBC Committee The AGM is 17 Sept. Download the nomination form.
The Rockerfellas playing HBC Tues 2 July
The Rockerfellas are Les McClements (gtrs/voc), Steve Iles (gtrs/voc), Clive Perryman (bass), and Mick Paterson (drums). Come along for another great evening of Blues.
Great Blues resource
Check out this “History of the Blues” site as suggested to us by Amy and Ms. Deborah Ward from Delaware. Well worth a look for any student of The Blues. Thanks Amy and Deborah!
Tripple Threat playing HBC Tues 4th June
The line-up is Adam "Hitman" Dsilver (guitar/vocals); Mark "Wookiee" Gunton (bass); Matt Cody (drums); and Andy Krambousanos (lead guitar/vocals). Looks like another exciting night of Blues at The Duke
Owen Campbell in Hobart 27 June
Joe Pirere and The Kingpins at the the Hobart Blues Club Tues 7 May
Starts 7:30 pm as usual. Free admission and book beforehand if you want a meal .
Like to play at the HBC?
We are always interested in Blues Acts for our regular gig at The Duke, 1st Tuesday of the Month. Contact us for more info. Jammers always welcome, just make yourself known to Jacki on the night.
HBC Bushfire Benefit Gig
The Feb 5 gig raised $1080.90 & the Melbourne Blues Appreciation Society contributed $225. A total $1305.90 will be donated to the Red Cross Tas Bushfire fund. Well done to all involved !