Our second show in The Red Brick Building, Glastonbury. This is a full evening of great music and entertainment that will also be broadcast live on the radio. The event will have a cabaret feel with a very limited capacity and the opportunity to add a meal to your ticket.
ShowtimesDoors Open 1830 Hoodoo Blue 1900-1950
Jack Bessant and the Cheddar Experiment 2030-2130Venue Closes 2200 Due to covid restrictions tables are for sale in twos, threes and fours. If you want to have a table of 6 please buy a two and a four or two threes and let us know. We are limited to 21 tables and once these are gone the event will be a sell out.
There will be a one way system in operation and a reduced drinks choice with table service so you will only need to leave your seat for the loo. Face coverings must be worn when you are not in your seat.
IF YOU ARE CONCERNED THE VENUE IS NORMALLY 350 CAPACITY AND WITH SOCIAL DISTANCING THE CAPACITY IS REDUCED TO 60. IF THE EVENT IS CALLED OFF DUE TO NEW RESTRICTIONS YOU WILL GET A FULL REFUND.MINUS THE SMALL BOOKING FEE.Now the exciting bit the line up: Jack Bessant is a solo singer-songwriter and the bassist in platinum selling English rock band Reef, formed in 1993. The current Reef line up includes original member and long time friend Gary Stringer and guitarist Jesse Wood who joined the band in 2014. Jack wrote his first song for Reef in 1993, ‘Choose to Live’, about the death of his brother. Suicide is the single biggest killer of men aged under 45 the UK* (* https://www.thecalmzone.net/ Campaign Against Living Miserably) Jack is a committed surfer and active member of his local skate community. He has hosted a number of fundraisers for Cheddar Skate Park including the limited edition white label pre-release of the album Lucky Mountain to help fund the new pump track.
In 2012 Jack established ‘The Cheddar Experiment’ open mic night to nurture the local scene, share songs and jam with local musicians. In 2015 released his first solo album Been Notified recorded in the farmhouse on an 8 track tape machine accompanied by The Cheddar Experiment band.
Hoodoo Blue: Hoodoo Blue are a four-piece band from Somerset playing original tunes fusing catchy guitar riffs, funky bass,and drums with a topping of dreamy female vocals.
Show presenters: Ian Liversidge and Jem Smith