Geoff Achison

World Class Blues-Roots

Geoff Achison blues-roots guitarist vocalist songwriter. Jupiter 2 Records Australia


Oct
5
to Oct 15

Fall Tour USA

USA OCTOBER 2017
Thu 5th: Frank's Music, Hall Inman SC LINK
Fri 6th: The Vista Room, Atlanta GA LINK
SAT 7/8: Carolina Downhome Blues Festival, Camden SC LINK
Wed 11: Pisgah Brewing Black Mountain NC LINK
Thu 12: Carolina Hall, Chester SC LINK
Fri 13: Downtown Gainsville GA LINK
Sat 14: Fall For Greenville, Greenville SC LINK
Sun 15 Cottage In The Back, Kirkwood GA
Sun 15: Cox Capitol Theatre, Macon GA LINK


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Sep
22
8:30pm 8:30pm

Suttons House of Music - Ballarat Vic

20 years since receiving his trademark blonde acoustic instrument from Gibson Guitars USA,  Geoff brings his Solo Show to Sutton's House of Music playing old faves and new, dynamic arrangements of blues & soul classics and a few tall stories from his life on the road.

Cost: $20+bf pre-sale / or $25 at the door (unless sold out)
SUTTONS WILL ONLY RESERVE TABLES FOR THOSE DINING
Bookings (03) 5333 4393

NB: QUOTE YOUR BOOKING ID NUMBER WHEN MAKING A DINNER RESERVATION
Once the restaurant is full there will be standing room only.
https://ballarattickets.com.au/event/5611 

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Sep
9
11:00am11:00am

Guitar Workshop - Blue Note, Frankston

Guitar Workshop
'The Blues & Beyond'

Electric Guitar Workshop at Blue Note College of Music Frankston. Small class (10 people) 3 hour session $75.00

Bring your axe and jam with one of the best in the business. Combined instruction and conversation session covering the blues improvisation, rhythm & lead playing, extended scales, creative ideas, song-writing and musical approach.

Bookings/Enq: 03 9781 4467
Blue Note College of Music
13 Wells St. Frankston Vic 3199

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Geoff Achison's BIG Birthday Bash
Aug
4
8:30pm 8:30pm

Geoff Achison's BIG Birthday Bash

Featuring The Souldiggers + Horn Section + Special Guests

Internationally acclaimed guitarist and songwriter Geoff Achison is celebrating his 52nd birthday this year with a huge line-up at Spotted Mallard Fri Aug 4th. Geoff will be jamming with his mighty band The Souldiggers replete with horn section and some very special guests. Steve Romig will open the show followed by Geoff and his band playing their much loved Souldiggers material. Horn arrangements from sax-man Paul Williamson and a rotating roster of guests will join the band playing a red-hot selection of blues, rock & soul. It promises to be an amazing show of great music, incredible jamming and a brilliant night out with friends. TICKETS LINK: http://bit.ly/2tfh2QQ

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Welcome Home: Blues Guitar Slam!
Jun
2
8:00pm 8:00pm

Welcome Home: Blues Guitar Slam!

Geoff Achison’s Home Coming Show at The Spotted Mallard featuring Justin Yap & Sammy Owen + special guest Bill Barber

Geoff has been taking his new award winning record "Another Mile, Another Minute" to the world playing sold-out shows, festivals and theatres.  Now he is coming home to Melbourne and we are having a blues party to make sure Geoff knows he has been missed.

Geoff will be joined by the guitar might of Justin Yap & Sammy Owen and a killer rhythm section of Peter Beulke & Cameron Smith. This will be a show not to be missed!
 

TICKET LINK - CLICK HERE

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UK Tour Dates April 2017
Apr
1
to Apr 11

UK Tour Dates April 2017

After an absence of 4 years, Geoff is back in the UK touring with his UK Souldiggers (Sam Kelly, Paul Jobson & Andy Hodge) Celebrating the release of his new album "Another Mile, Another Minute" nominated for 4 "Australian Blues Music Awards" and to be released world-wide on 'Landslide Records' for world-wide from 3rd March 2017.

April Dates
Apr 1 Evershot Hall - Dorset
Apr 2 Duke of Cumberland - Whitstable
Apr 4 Vonnie's Blues Club - Cheltenham
Apr 5 The Stables - Wavendon (solo + Kyla Brox)
Apr 6 Barnoldswick Arts Centre - Barnoldswick
Apr 7 Bowness Bay Blues Festival - Wndermere
Apr 8 Blues in Farnsfield - Nottingham
Apr 9 Keighley Blues Live - Keighley
Apr 11 Mrs Yarrington's - Hastings

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UK TOUR Dates Mar 2017
Mar
16
to Mar 31

UK TOUR Dates Mar 2017

After an absence of 4 years, Geoff is back in the UK touring with his UK Souldiggers (Sam Kelly, Paul Jobson & Andy Hodge) Celebrating the release of his new album "Another Mile, Another Minute" nominated for 4 "Australian Blues Music Awards" and to be released world-wide on 'Landslide Records' for world-wide from 3rd March 2017.

March Dates
Mar 16 The Maltings - Farnham
Mar 17 The Hawth - Crawley
Mar 18 Blues at Barleylands - Essex
Mar 21 Tue Night Blues Club - Hooley
Mar 22 The Old Town Hall - Hemel Hempstead
Mar 24 Royal Philharmonic Liverpool
Mar 25 Red Car R&B Club - Cleveland
Mar 26 Elme Hall Hotel - Wisbech
Mar 27 Famous Monday Blues - Oxford
Mar 28 Bottleneck Blues Club - Rochester
Mar 29 Chichester Inn - Chichester
Mar 30 Ropetackle Arts Centre - Shoreham by Sea
Mar 31 Grainstore Brewery - Rutland

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Global Release Party!
Mar
3
8:00pm 8:00pm

Global Release Party!

Geoff's album 'Another Mile Another Minute' has been picked up by US label, Landslide Records and will be made available world-wide from March 3rd. To celebrate and by way of a farewell gig Geoff will be performing a full acoustic/electric show at The Flying Saucer Club with The Souldiggers and special guest star Lloyd Spiegel plus horns from Paul Williamson.
Tickets Link - CLICK HERE

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Bendigo Blues n Roots Festival
Nov
4
to Nov 6

Bendigo Blues n Roots Festival

We're thrilled to be a part of Bendigo Blues & Roots Festival 2017
Fri 04 The Exchange 9:15pm Souldiggers (trio)
Sat 05 Workshop at The Engine Room 12pm Souldiggers (trio)
Sat 05 The Bridge Hotel 8pm w/Souldiggers (trio)
Sun 06 The Blues Tram 1pm (solo)

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November News
Nov
1
to Nov 30

November News

LATEST ALBUM: Great news, our new album 'Another Mile, Another Minute' peaked at #3 on the Aussie Blues-roots charts! We're busy with festival appearances and local gigs playing selections from the new album.
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BOXING DAY BLUES: Yes, it's on again at The Corner Hotel, Richmond Mon Dec 26th with Chris Wilson and his band + me & The Souldiggers. 
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NEW YEARS EVE: I will be performing with the Piano Wizard at the Rosebud Country Club on the Mornington Peninsula.

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NEW YEARS DAY: I will be performing with The Souldiggers at the famous Bluestone Blues Festival Murgheboluc (Geelong) 
USA-UK-Europe: Meanwhile, big plans are in motion for extensive touring tin the US, UK & Germany in 2017. Stay tuned!

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