17:30 – Doors: Pre-Gig Clinic/Q&A
19:30 – Doors: General Ticket Holders
19:45 – SAIICHI SUGIYAMA
20:30 – ARIEL POSEN
21:15 – JOSH SMITH
23:00 – Curfew
Chrome Note presents
+special support Ariel Posen
The arrival of Josh Smith to the UK has been eagerly anticipated and now the wait is over. Chrome Note are proud to be bringing over one of the worlds most exciting and dynamic guitarists to the UK for the first time. LA based guitarist Josh Smith has worked with some of the industries biggest names, from Mick Jagger, Ricky Fante, Raphael Saadiq & Joe Bonamassa. He continues to carve a successful solo career and with his latest album “Over Your Head”, with special guests Joe Bonamassa, Charlie Musselwhite and Kirk Fletcher receiving rave reviews has spiralled Josh into the forefront of the blues world. Held in high regard by his peers, Josh is often coined as being one of the best guitarists in the world.
“Josh is one of my favourite musicians on the planet. His musical depth and guitar playing transcend the boundaries of the blues genre into a genre of his own. I am proud to always share a stage with him and even prouder to call him my friend” Joe Bonamassa
Support – Ariel Posen
Ariel Posen is an internationally acclaimed guitarist born and raised in Winnipeg, Canada. Other then playing with many bands all over the continent, producing records, composing music and recording on sessions, Ariel has spent the last few years touring around the world and recording with JUNO award winning, The Bros. Landreth. Some highlights include features from the biggest music publications around the world such as Premier Guitar, Rolling Stone, VH1, Relix, BBC, Paste and attention from artists such as Bonnie Raitt, Chris Stapleton, Jimmie Vaughan, John Oates and more.
**Special pre-gig gig clinic/Q&A from 6pm-7pm (only 50 places!)**