The Banned are a Classic Rock 'n' Soul Covers Band based in and around the Edinburgh area.
Bluesoul a British Blues/Rock band formed in Edinburgh 2007 ,strongly influenced by 70`s / 80`s UK and American Rock. The play mostly in and around Edinburgh featuring twice a month at the world famous "Whistle Binkies" Music Bar .The Band visit Limburg in Holland every year to perform in local bars and at festivals occasionally paying tribute to various rock legends (Pink Floyd, Rory Gallagher etc)
Founded as a four piece band Bluesoul currently have three permanent members, supplemented by various session musicians
Reece Hillis is a young Soul/Folk/Blues Guitarist, Singer & Songwriter. In his early teens he was exposed to the sounds of the original pioneers. These include Sam Cooke, The Dixie Hummingbirds, James Brown, Al Green, Wilson picket, Johnny Cash among many many more.
Reece has been performing regularly throughout the UK and released his debut solo album "Eclectic Soul" in 2016. He has also been a Young Artist 2014, British Blues Award Nominee.
Event: THE BANNED, BLUESOUL, REECE HILLIS
Date: Friday 8th March 2019
Venue: Whistle Binkies
Time : 17:00 - 03:00
Cost: Free b4 midnight £4 Afta
Friday 22nd March
FI & THE FUNK ROCKERS, THE DIRTY JEWELS, FUNKWILD
Saturday 23rd March
FLAT OOT, SPECIAL GUESTS, THE MOANIN' BONES, GED HANLEY TRIO
Sunday 24th March
SIMPLE OCTOBER, OLD BOHEMIA