Archives: Newsletter 01 Jan 2007





Hey Bluesers, Blueseresses and Blueser Chillins

Hope you all having a great New Year so far.
But New Year's resolutions are over so lets start smoking and drinking again and get on with the important stuff........
like what is happening with Boulevard Blues this month.

The Long Awaited new BB T-shirt is available at all gigs.
If you are small or triple X rated we've got a size for you.......and it looks good.

Well It's gonna be a new look Boulevard Blues.....
After many many years of faithful service Dale Collins has decided to leave BB and continue his musical journey on a different road.
We wish Dale all the best for the future and hope that whatever he does it is with much success.
Maybe there is a Dale Collins solo project on the cards.........mmmmmmmm....????
If there is we will let you know.
Dale is irreplaceable so as a band we have decided to continue as a 5 piece with the same energy and commitment to spreading the blues as before.

Already Richard Pryor has had to dig a bit deeper and you can now catch him playing a Strat....yes a Strat at the electric gigs ...and an acoustic Ovation guitar for the acoustic gigs..........It looks like he may have to bring up to 3 guitars to gigs in future so donations to the Richard Pryor Guitar Fund are welcome...he he he.
 
Also on the subject of Lead Guitarists
Richard Pryor has his own Rock Project on the go at www.pebbleman.co.za
So if you are from the rockier side of life then request a Pebbleman CD as they will be on sale at all BB gigs


Gigs for Jan:
Well to start off we have 2 performances at Die Boer in Durbanville this Friday and Saturday:
12th and 13th of Jan............ 8-30pm Start
ph 021 9791911 to book..
2 Sets of Acoustic and Electric band.... www.dieboer.com
Debbie Pryor will be back for the first set on the Cajon and Graham Beyer on Double bass.
There will be a lucky draw for CDs and T-shirts...........Pull In!

And then it's back to the Southern Suburbs on Friday the 19th Jan.... Fogeys RailwayHouse in Muizenberg (Full electric Band) Friday 8-30pm
..... ph 021 7883252 to book. www.fogeys.co.za

Sunday 21st you can catch us at a Boulevard Hot spot....Berties Mooring
..........5pm till 8pm www.berties.co.za


Two more acoustic gigs on both sides of the curtain see us at:
26th - Lord Nelsons Inn Simonstown, Friday........ Full Acoustic Band........ 8pm till 10- 30pm
Ph (021) 786 1386 or checkout www.lordnelsoninn.co.za

27th - Kunskafee Durbanville
.....Sat..... Full Acoustic Band..........
Phone Lindi (021) 979-3131
Checkout www.diekunskafee.co.za
28th - Sunday
Back to Guzzlers in Tableview another old BB hunting ground.....
This is to be Confirmed so checkout the gig guide at www.boulevardblues.co.za changes.

BB on the TV
On the 31st of Jan BB will be involved in a TV program with none other than Dozi as the presenter.
It's a program on how Boeremusic has influenced SA bands and guess what............ Somewhere along the line even BB has been klapped with a bit of Boere Sous
It's a series with different bands including Valiant Swart and will be filmed in and around Stellenbosch.
Yip!....It could be time to purchase that Blues shampoo,
      And make the hair like Noo,
           For the camera croo.

Main ingredient in Blues shampoo is Jägermeister so mohicans could be the end result................Okay Okay time to move.

Tune friends to mail this address if they want newsletter updates or if they feel lonely and never get mail.
We still want to do your Corporate Events, Children's Tea parties and Valedictory Services so book us now before we all invest in retirement annuities.

Looking forward to a great year filled with music

Adios Amigos
Boulevard Blues...........
Undercover agents for the Blues
www.boulevardblues.co.za



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