Slowburner

Slowburner

Profile:
Formed in 1987 by original members, Paul Bridgwater (vocals).. Mike Bannister (guitar)...Tim Border (bass)...Jason Roper (drums).
This line-up gigged constantly around the U.K.'s pubs, clubs, universities & festivals.....supporting well known bands.....WISHBONE ASH, DR FEELGOOD, THUNDER, IAN GILLAN BAND, the GROUNDHOGS, DUMPY'S RUSTY NUTS, ARTHUR BROWN, MAGNUM, LIGHTNING WILLIE, the HAMSTERS.....
In 1996, Colin Edmonds joins the band on drums.....More gigs follow including great support slots.....LESLIE WEST's MOUNTAIN, MAGNUM, HUMBLE PIE, PAT TRAVERS, NINE BELOW ZERO, LIGHTNING WILLIE & the POORBOYS, HAMSTERS, GREG WRIGHT's LEFT HOOK.....plus, appearances at: BURNLEY, COLNE, GLOUCESTER & FARNHAM MALTINGS BLUES FESTIVALS.....
2000 sees Rob Newell join the band on bass.....Some great gigs since this time, supporting.....PETER GREEN, MICK TAYLOR, BIG BROTHER & the HOLDING COMPANY, STAN WEBB's CHICKEN SHACK, DANA GILLESPIE, BUDGIE, STEVE GIBBONS, CLIMAX BLUES BAND, TEN YEARS AFTER, EUGENE 'HIDEAWAY' BRIDGES.....as well as appearances at.....HAYLING ISLAND, UPTON on SEVERN, BURNLEY, MARYPORT, LINTON, WALLINGFORD, BENTWORTH & BOWNESS BAY BLUES FESTIVALS.....
More recent supports include....MICK RALPHS BLUES BAND, BLACKFOOT, The BLOCKHEADS, OTIS GRAND, CONNIE LUSH, SNOWEY WHITE, MAGGIE BELL, The ANIMALS, BERNIE MARSDEN & MICKEY MOODY...& most recently,The ANDY FRASER BAND.
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Slowburner Discography

Albums

SRT 9KL 2170 Slowburner An Emotional Business(LP) Burn Records Ltd SRT 9KL 2170 UK 1989 Sell This Version
MEGA 758.0037.2 Slowburner Deepest Blue(CD, Album) Amphone Records MEGA 758.0037.2 1998 Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

none Slowburner Buried Alive(Cass, EP, Promo) Not On Label none UK 1996 Sell This Version