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THE DELTA LADIES are multi-instrumental duoVicky Martin & Diana Stone who perform regularly throughout the UK and France as a duo, trio, or band. They perform both acoustic & electric shows.

Vicky Martin plays Guitar, Lap Steel, Kandela, Uke & Bouzouki. Diana Stone plays Piano, Fiddle, Keyboards & Accordion. The music, is an energetic  mix of originals & cover versions with influences ranging through vintage New Orleans rhythm & blues, Americana, swing and rock & roll, to Bluegrass and American roots music.

On occasion THE DELTA LADIES expands to a trio or band – they add Lee Collins (Robin Bibi, Afro World Orchestra) on percussion or drums, and Anita Mazzotta (London Stage, Broadway) – vocals.

In addition the DELTA LADIES are pleased to welcome ALAN GLEN (Nine Below Zero, Yardbirds, Dr Feelgood) on harmonica for selected shows. They complete the rhythm section with GLYNN EVANS (Martha & the Vandellas) on bass, and DANNY BRYAN (Bex Marshall) on percussion.

The DELTA LADIES  are regular performers at the world famous 100 Club where they recently had a triumphant album launch. Additionally they have played over 1300 shows in the UK and France including, the Famous Eel Pie Club (home of British Blues), Freddie’s Joint Toulouse, Bulls Head Barnes, Cambridge Folk Club, Charlotte Street, Round Midnight Islington, Blues Kitchen, Tunnels Bristol, Blues at the Farm, Royston Folk Club, Bar Gabariers St. Denise (Fr), St. Harmonica’s London. They have appeared at many festivals, Cambridge Rock Fest, Upton Acoustic, Hayling Island Boogaloo Fest, Colne, Plumpton. They had a famously storming appearance with French Band AWEK at the Blues at Beziers Festival. They have been backing band for Linda Gail Lewis (Jerry Lee’s sister), Tim Aves and Earl Jackson. Support slots have included Chris Farlowe, Larry Garner, Hans Theesink, Larry Miller & Jerry Donahue.

DELTA LADIES have a first class reputation for varied entertaining shows with Diana Stone’s fiddle showcases and their American Roots hoedowns as noted highlights.

Finally as tribute to the DELTA LADIES pedigree they have welcomed numerous noted musicians on live shows Robin Bibi,  – Art Themen (Stan Tracey), Tony Reeves (John Mayall, John Martyn), Louis Cennamo (Renaissance), Rafael Ravenscroft (Baker Street- Gerry Rafferty), , Gwyn Ashton, Nick Newell (Zoot Money).

 

 

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Our Gigs for October 2014

This listing was automatically generated from: http://www.lemonrock.com/deltaladies?page=gigs

 

Thursday 2 October, Black Gull Bookshop, London, (no tel) 07.30pm
Friday 3 October, The Red Lion, Great Offley SG5 3DZ Tel 01462 768281 9pm
Saturday 4 October, Skehans, London SE14 5TW, (no tel) 9pm

Album launch
Tuesday 7 October, The 100 Club, Oxford Street W1D 1LL Tel 020 7636 0933 8pm

Saturday 11 October, The Rising Sun, Birkhampstead
Sunday 12 October, The Queen’s Head, Sandridge AL4 9DL Tel 01727 855069 6.30pm
Saturday 18 October, The Red Lion, Arundel BN18 9AG Tel 01903 882214 9pm
Friday 24 October, The Lytton Arms, Old Knebworth SG3 6QB Tel 01438 812312 9pm
Saturday 25 October, Belle Vue, High Wycombe HP13 6EQ Tel 01494 524728 9pm
Sunday 26 October, Cavern, Raynes Park 3pm
Thursday 30 October, The Retreat, Reading RG1 4EH Tel 0118 957 1593

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Brilliant“- LARRY MILLER      “GREAT MUSIC  GUYS” – LARRY GARNER  “EXCELLENT MUSIC“- HANS THEESINK  “IT   WAS   GREAT TO  PLAY  WITH   YOU   GUYS” -LINDA GAIL  LEWIS