Driffield Stands up to Cancer with gig at Bell Hotel on Saturday

steve and shirley
steve and shirley

AN all-star line up of local musicians will join forces on Saturday to play a spectacular one-off gig for charity.

Inspired by Channel 4’s Stand Up To Cancer TV event last Friday night, Driffield musician Steve Dodds, aka ‘Dogfinger,’ decided he wanted to put on a live music event in the town to help raise funds for the cause.

East coast musicians Stand Up To Cancer is on Saturday November 3 at The Old Town Hall.

Sponsorship is needed and also raffle prize donations-please contact Shirley on 07999 371611. Anyone wishing to perform or who can help on the night contact Steve on 07594658697.

Musicians confirmed so far include Ben Parcell-singer songwriter from Bridlington; Mike Gledhill and Ash Keld, acoustic duo from Pocklington; Stevie Mould, awesome 15 year old singer songwriter from Beverley; Dogfinger, local stomping cigar box guitar swamp rattler who is also playing Beverley Blues Festival this Saturday; LS3, an alternative rock outfit from Driffield; Ollie ‘pop’ Smith, Aaron Thurlow and Neil Barron; Gordon Shannon, a low down country acoustic singer songwriter, and Edwina Hayes, an internationally renowned country singer and balladeer; and John Avery, guitaris.

PROVISIONAL RUNNING ORDER:

6.00-6.15 CHRIS CHILLI

6.20-6.35 FRAYED KNOT

6.40-6.55 BEN PARCELL

7.00-7.15 GORDON SHANNON

7.20-7.35 MICHAEL NAGASAKA

7.40-7.55 KEO VAYCH

8.00-8.15 POPPY SHRIMPTON

8.20-8.35 ALISTAIR J. PEARSON

8.40-9.10 EDWINA HAYES

9.15-35 BAD PENNY BLUES

9.40-10.10 STEVIE MOULD

10.15-10.35 DOGFINGER STEVE

10.50-11.10 QUEEG 500

11.15-finish -LS3