***London Album Launch***
CHORLTON COUNTRY CLUB’S ROADSHOW REVUE Chorlton Country Club take their iconic roots music collective and live music experience out on the road in September and October, featuring a host of special guest performances from the likes of Lauren Housley, Danni Nicholls, Robbie Cavanagh, Demi Marriner, Thomas Dibb, Mark Lewis, Chris CJ Hillman and some surprise special guests!!
What started as a local jam night for roots music enthusiasts Thomas Dibb, Mark Lewis, Lauren Housley and multi AMA award-winner Chris Hillman (Billy Bragg, Yola), has blossomed into one of the North’s favourite spots to here the best in UK and overseas Roots, Americana, Blues and everything in between. The monthly night has seen the likes of Robert Vincent, Danni Nicholls, The Honey Dewdrops (Virginia) and Canadian Bluegrass trail blazers The Slocan Ramblers grace the stage at one of Manchester’s hidden gems, The Carlton Club in Whalley Range.
In addition to the core band members, Chorlton Country Club play and record with some of the UK’s finest and most experienced musicians, including Harmonica player Clive Mellor (Richard Hawley, Liam Gallagher, James) and famed session drummer and teacher Dave Hassell, both of whom perform with the incredible Manchester line-up Stevie Williams and The Most Wanted Band.
Recent adventures for Chorlton Country Club have seen them represent the The Arts Council UK and British Underground at Folk Alliance International (FAI) in Montreal. As well as performing 6 showcase slots at the festival, Mark and Tom also undertook a commission to make a documentary about FAI, under their new independent film company Northern Cowboy Films. To celebrate the release of their debut record “Chorlton Country Club Volume I” on their label Triple C Records, the Chorlton Country Club Band and some of their favourite guest artists are hitting the road!!