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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 April 2015

Saturday 4 April, The Old Boot, Seaford BN25 1PE 9pm
Friday 10 April, The Star Inn, Bentworth GU34 5RB 9pm
Saturday 11 April, The Engineers Arms, Henlow SG16 6AA 9pm
Sunday 19 April, Blues At The Red, Stevenage SG1 3DW 8.45pm
Friday 24 April, The Red Lion, Great Offley SG5 3DZ 9pm
Saturday 25 April, Harringay Arms, Crouch End N8 9QH 9pm
Sunday 26 April, The Oval Tavern, Croydon CR0 6BR 9pm

Our Gigs for May 2015

Saturday 2 May, Skehans, London SE14 5TW 9pm
Saturday 9 May, Stevenage Postels Sports & Social Club, Stevenage SG1 3AU 9pm
Wednesday 13 May, Man of Kent, Rochester ME1 1YN 9pm
Sunday 17 May, Duke of Wellington, Shoreham-By-Sea BN43 6RE 3pm
Sunday 24 May, The Cavern, Raynes Park SW20 0AY 4pm
Saturday 30 May, Millfield Theatre, Edmonton 9pm

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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