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“The Swanage Blues Festival brings together an amazing collection of Blues Musicians, Fans and Friends for a weekend of Jams, Open Mics and Headline Performances that will have you coming back time after time. And believe it or not, this amazing array of talent will only set you back a Tenner for the whole weekend. Yes, really Ten measly pounds to see 60 gigs in 15 venues across the whole weekend. Where else do you get value like that, eh ???” – Paul Dubbelman, festival regular




NEXT FESTIVAL 1, 2, 3, 4 October 2015 - see here


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* £10 Weekend Wristband / £2 Festival Programme (no increase since 2012) Join the mailing listhere - and you will be advised as soon as wristbands and programmes go on sale.

* 15 Indoor Venues 

* 30 Top Class Acts 

* 60 Great Gigs, Open Mic and Jam Sessions



3, 4, 5, 6, March 2016

6, 7, 8, 9 October 2016




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October 2013 Festival Highlights and Interviews


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Any donation no matter how large or small is always greatly appreciated. Thank you.

Swanage Blues is a trading name of Blues Roots, a not for profit company limited by guarantee to protect Swanage Blues funds.


Organiser Steve Darrington thanks:
The Musicians, Venues, Advertisers and Friends of the Festival, PuMP, MKL, Violet PR, Ringwood Brewery,
Swanage Blues is a trading name of Blues Roots
Blues Roots is a company limited by guarantee registered in England 7270783.
Registered Office: Herston Cross House, 230 High Street, Swanage, Dorset BH19 2PQ


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