Pullin The Pooch & The Sugar Shakers

Friday 19th October . 7.30pm At the Ellesmere Centre

Tickets on sale from the office. Call 01638 508212

Pulling the Pooch – Essex based band which has been playing R’n’B since 1983. The Pooch’s set includes favourites by Muddy Waters, The Rolling Stones, Ray Charles and Chuck Berry. The line up is now Darren Smith and Tony Littman on guitars, David Jacobs on drums, Martin Tucker on vocals and featuring local hero Bob Bampton [on loan from Creedence Clearwater Review] on bass.

The Sugar Shakers are visiting from Teignmouth, Devon playing Rock’n’Roll, Blues and Soul since 2012. The old hands Rob Bright on guitar, Roger Stone on bass, Ian Loud [former Edison Lighthouse] on drums, Martin Tucker on vocals are joined by Alex Lloyd on tenor and baritone saxophones. The Sugars are big Dr Feelgood fans and also include songs by Albert King, B.B King, Freddie King, Johnny Winter, Howlin’ Wolf and Little Richard in their repertoire.

Put on your dancing shoes and you’ll be Barefootin’ the night away.