Finalists ARBA Blues Album of the Year 2017

Album Finalists (Posted 16 Oct 2017)

At the ARBA Members Muster event at the British Workingmen’s Club, Wingfield on Saturday, 14th October, the three top-ranked albums as scored by the five judges were announced as being (in alphabetical order of titles):

•THE THRILL (Keith Hall Blues Band)...
•THIRTY-TWO TWENTY (Thirty-Two Twenty)
•WAY BACK HOME (Nikko And Snooks)

The Adelaide Roots and Blues Association is conducting it's third competition for blues-styled albums recorded by South Australian musicians.
adelaiderootsandblues.org

new cd "The Thrill"

Debuts No 5 on Australian Blues And Roots Airplay Charts

http://abarac.com.au/australian-chart-2017.php

                                

 "The Thrill" now available for download
https://www.cdbaby.com/cd/keithhallbluesband

 

Finalists 2016 Chain Awards

"BLUES BAND OF THE YEAR"

      The  Black Sorrows - Devil in Disguise

Keith Hall & Pat Dow Band - Train

                     Fiona Boyes & the Fortune Tellers - Easy Babe

                         Greg Dodd & the Hoodoo Men - I Wish You Would

 

 

 

 

 

 Sense Of Place "    Debuted

No 3 on Australian Blues and Roots Airplay Chart!!!

still in top 25 after 7 months !!!!

 

  

FINALISTS SA BLUES ALBUM OF THE YEAR 2016

Finalists And Award Presentation
Following judges’ evaluations of the seven albums recorded by South Australian acts and released in the 12-month period to 30th June 2016 and entered in the recent ARBA Blues Album Of The Year competition, the top three Finalist albums are announced as being (in alphabetical order of titles) : 
 
A SENSE OF PLACE (Keith Hall And Pat Dow Band With Friends) 
ALI KAT GUITAR BOOGIE SHUFFLE (Chris Finnen)
POCKET THE BLACK (Lazy Eye) 

 

All last Four CDs 2012 to 2015 in TOP 5 on Australian Blues Airplay Charts 

 

 

           

NEW CD  " A SENSE OF PLACE "

released APRIL

avail on ITUNES and CD BABY

 http://cdbaby.com/cd/keithhallandpatdowbluesb2

 

 

 

Finalists " CHAIN AUSTRALIAN BLUES AWARDS"

The BLUES BAND OF THE YEAR 2016

       

 

 

No2 Albums 2014 and 2013 Australian Blues Airplay Charts 

 

      2015  album "Hard Working Man Blues "  

Debuts no6 in MAY 2015 

 

 avail on ITunes and other digital downloads ,this link for CDBaby

http://cdbaby.com/cd/keithhallandpatdowbluesb

 NEW TOUR DATES ,NSW,Vic,SA,Tas,WA,Can, QLd from April to DEC

including 10 Blues Festivals ,in NSW ,Vic,WA,and SA

 SPECIAL EVENT

***The Basement NSW with Ali Penny NOV 26 ***

                         

     

 

 

2015 The Gov ADELAIDE Keith , Pat and Peter

 with Chris Finnen,Paul Hay and Lazy Eye

 

2014 album " A Love Divine" 

 

no2 on National Blues Airplay Charts!!

 

                                                     

 

For review of CD  and Release Event

go to http://indaily.com.au/arts-and-culture/2014/08/04/love-divine/

 

       Soulfull  Songwriting........... ........Searing Electric Blues   

                .............  and Authentic Acoustic Roots music . 

  

Keith Hall  and  Pat Dow Band are a national ,and international Blues/Roots  Band from  Australia  

  They have developed a distinctive sound of their own,being part of the Australian Blues music scene since the early 80's. Drawing on traditional blues of people like John Lee Hooker, Buddy Guy, Ray Charles, Dr John as well as the British Blues Scene of the 60's Van Morrison/Eric Clapton/John Mayall and Eric Burdon( Keith hails from Manchester). 

Keith  (vocals/bass/acoustic guitar) and Pat (guitars/harp) are the mainstays of the band, with Micheal Meston (hammond organ), Peter Allan (drums) and James Capatch (saxophone) in the current line up. 

    Their last 2014 album "A Love Divine" was  released in July 2014 with a national tour . 

    Their 2013 Album  "  BLUES HALL "  ,  was also in  The Australian Top 25 Blues and Roots Chart . It was in charts for 8 mnths climbing as high as no 2 in May.It is  being featured on radio stations around the country.

 

ADELAIDE FRINGE SHOWS  FEB 2015

TICKETS ON SALE NOW!!!!

 

"Blues Hall" no2 in 2013 !!. 

" Blues Hall " is available to buy at  CD Baby and ITunes Store and other Digital Download Stores. 

"This Kind Of Blue" no6 in 2012.  

     Keith and Pat's 2012  Album "This Kind of Blue" debuted at no8 . The Album climbed to no 6 the following  month and stayed in the charts for 6 mnths.During this time they embarked on a four month australia wide tour.  2012 also saw them as finalists in the SBS national blues challenge.   

             

 

 

 

 

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Melbourne 2017

 

 

Adelaide 2016

Audio

Next Five Gigs (full list go Gig page)

  • Dec 17
    Aldgate Hotel, Stirling SA, 
     
  • Dec 22
    Port Norlunga RSL, 
     
  • Dec 29
    Gepps Cross Hotel SA, 
     
  • Jan 12
    Somerset hotel Millicent SA, 
     
  • Jan 19
    The Federal Hotel Port Pirie, 
     

Broken Hill 2016

The Gov 2015

WA BLUESFEST 2015

May 2014 Adelaide

For bookings and avails

      mob   Keith  0415145537

email keithalanhall@hotmail.com.au 

                     

Keith Hall & Pat Dow Band 2013

Goulburn Australian Bluesfest 2016