Second Best at the European Blues Challenge Denmark (08.04.2017)

Winner Belgian Blues Challenge 2016

Five years of hard work is finally paying off !

 

New album expected in March 2018 !

CD Promo Tour 20 - 28 April 2018.

Nico De Cock - vocals
Edwin Risbourg - hammond  
Geert Boecx - bass guitar  
Stef Paglia - guitar 
Koen Mertens - drums

These guys are The BluesBones, taking Europe by storm !!!  

So ... if you are looking for a first class blues band ... stop searching, as The BluesBones are what you're looking for !!!

Their motto is : to play blues that get's to your bones

Check BluesBones website for Biog and more.

www.thebluesbones.be

Tour dates 2017:

13-11 BE - Ruiselede
18-11 DE - Cuxhaven
16-12 NL - Zoetermeer

Tour dates 2018:

27-01 NL - Vlissingen
03-02 BE - Zoutleeuw
10-03 NL - Amersfoort
22-03 BE - CD Release Party
15-04 NL - Zoetermeer
21-04 DE
23-04 DE
27-04 DE - Norderstedt
28-04 NL - Nispen

More dates t.b.a. soon

Previous gigs 2017

19-01 BE - Hasselt
11-02 NL - Amen
17-02 NL - Delft
03-03 BE
04-03 BE
05-03 NL - Wageningen
11-03 DE
12-03 DE
01-04 FR
06-04 DK - European Blues Challenge
07-04 DK - European Blues Challenge
08-04 DK - European Blues Challenge
15-04 BE

22 - 30 April: Spring Tour (Germany, Tjech, Holland)
22-04 NL
23-04 NL
24-04 DE
25-04 CZ
26-04 CZ
27-04 CZ
28-04 DE
29-04 DE
30-04 NL

24-06 BE
29-07 LU
12-08 AUT
19-08 BE
25-08 BE
02-09 BE
14-10 BE
26-10 BE
04-11 DE
10-11 CH 

 

Previous gigs 2016 

17-01 NL - Roosendaal / Burgers & Beers
23-01 NL - Weert / De Bosuil (met Stevie Nimmo Band)
29-01 NL - Oss / Groene Engel (met Stevie Nimmo Band)
13-02 NL - Delft / Koninck Blues Festival
21-02 BE - Eupen
04-03 BE - School project
23-03 BE - Verviers / Spirit of 66
01-04 DE - Leverkusen / Topos
02-04 NL - Westervoort
16-04 NL - Elsloo
05-05 NL - Breda Jazz Festival
07-05 FR
28-05 DE - Bielefeld
29-05 NL - Roosendaal
04-06 DE - Sinsteden
17-06 NL - Wintelre
09-07 BE - Hoeselt
21-07 BE - Moeskroen
13-08 BE - Brussel
01-09 DE - Eppstein
02-09 DE - Berlin
03-09 DE - Dresden
11-09 NL - Zoetermeer / Boerderij Podiumcafé
08-10 BE - Brugge
14-10 LU - Vianden
15-10 BE - Blues Challenge
16-10 NL - Wageningen / XXL club
22-10 NL - Valkenburg a/d Geul
29-10 NL - Rosmalen / RosBlues Festival
05-11 CH
06-11 AT - Day off Salzburg
07-11 AT - Salzburg
08-11 AT - Day off Vienna
09-11 AT - Vienna
10-11 AT - Velden
11-11 AT - St. Martin
12-11 DE - Bielefeld
13-11 NL - Peize
03-12 DE - Leverkusen / Topos
11-12 NL - Vlierden / Keeping the blues alive
16-12 NL - Zoetermeer / JJ Music House met Stevie Nimmo Trio 
21-12 BE - Verviers / Spirit of 66

Previous gigs 2015:

10-01 NL - Rijen
17-01 NL - Weert / De Bosuil (met Nimmo Brothers)
07-02 NL - Klaaswaal --Benefiet concert
(Stichting Noelle)
21-02 NL - Delft / De Tobbe (Koninck Blues Festival) - CD Release
26-02 BE - Hasselt / CD Release 
04-04 BE - Nieuwerkerken
05-04 NL - Ede
11-04 NL - Heino
12-04 NL - Zoetermeer / Podiumcafé Boerderij
April Germany / Switzerland Tour
13-04 DE
16-04 DE
17-04 CH
18-04 CH
20-04 DE
24-04 BE - Hermalle
26-04 NL - Oudemeer / The Shack
08-05 NL - Kwadendamme
15-05 NL - Breda Jazz Festival
16-05 BE - Zottegem / More Blues Festival
30-05 DE - Zyfflich Blues Festival
06-06 NL - Zoetermeer / Blues Festival
07-06 BE - Oud-Turnhout / Goezot Festival
12-06 NL - Private party
13-06 NL - Motortreffen
20-06 NL - Nieuwkoop
26-06 DE - Dortmund
27-06 NL - Losser
12-07 BE - Banhout Feesten te Heestert 
08-08 BE - Tournai
15-08 NL - Ell Nino Festival
29-08 BE - Verviers
25-09 NL - Nieuwendijk / Xinix
26-09 NL - Geleen / Primex Blues Night
14-11 CH
15-11 DE
16-11 DE
17-11 DE
18-11 DE
19-11 DE
20-11 DE
21-11 NL
28-11 NL - Zoetermeer / JJ Music House / Blues Festival King Bee Music Agency & Bluesther Music Agency
13-12 NL - Rijen / 't Vermaeck
19-12 NL - Eersel / Bibberblues

Previous gigs 2014:

04-01 NL - Enschede
09-01 NL - Maasdijk
18-01 NL - Wageningen
19-01 NL - Dongen (with Nimmo Brothers)
25-01 NL - Assen
26-01 NL - Apeldoorn (with Danny Bryant)
02-02 NL - Venlo
15-02 NL - Delft
21-02 NL - Hellendoorn
06-03 BE - Verviers
21-03 NL - Bergen op Zoom
30-03 NL - Raalte / Pre Party Ribs&Blues
04-04 BE - Overpelt (support Sugar Ray & the Bluetones)
05-04 NL - Ridderkerk / Blues Festival
06-04 NL - Rijen
07-04 DE - Weinheim / Muddy's Club
08-04 DE - Emmendingen
09-04 DE - Kandern
10-04 CH - Scherzingen
11-04 DE - Eppstein
12-04 DE - Mülheim
19-04 NL - Sliedrecht (afternoon !!)
20-04 NL - Reuver
30-04 BE - St. Niklaas (Festival)
09-05 BE - Zottegem (More Blues Festival)
23-05 NL - Rotterdam (blues on the river)
24-05 NL - Rotterdam (blues on the river)
29-05 NL - Breda (Jazz Festival)  CANCELLED
31-05 BE - Pepinster / Pep Rock and Blues Festival  CANCELLED
01-06 NL - Oudemeer / The Shack  CANCELLED
08-06 NL - Raalte / Ribs & Blues Festival
28-06 NL - Heythuysen / Café TomTom
05-07 NL - Maasdijk / Dijkrock
18-07 NL - Dordrecht / Big Rivers (Stadsherberg)
20-07 BE - BLUES FESTIVAL PEER
02-08 BE - Wellen / Oetsloven Blues Festival
15-08 BE - Wespelaar / Swing Blues Festival
23-08 BE - Ternat / Blues&Rock Festival
29-08 BE - Gevarenwinkel Festival
18-09 BE - Belgium Blues Challenge
27-09 NL - Venlo / Venblues Festival
18-10 NL - Sliedrecht / Electra Blues Festival
26-10 NL - Oudemeer / The Shack
01-11 NL - Rosmalen / RosBlues Festival (with Danny Bryant / Stevie Nimmo Trio)
02-11 NL - Batavia Festival
08-11 NL - Maastricht / MJazz Festival
28-11 BE - Mol / Theater Ootello, Ezaart 162, 2400 Mol
29-11 NL - Vechtdal Blues/Rock Festival
30-11 NL - Zoetermeer / JJ Music House (Meet & Greet / Birthday Party 16.00 uur /////// Meet & Greet is uitverkocht. 

Gigs 2013:

24-01 BE / Mol - Gompelhof (support Jimmy Thackery)
26-01 NL / Culemborg - De Lantaarn (Culemborg Blues Night)
01-02 BE / Zottegem - De Blauwe Wolk
22-02 NL / Broek op Langedijk 
23-02 NL / Zoetermeer - JJ Music House
02-03 NL / Leerdam - Blues Festival Het Dak
13-04 NL / Weert - De Bosuil (support Danny Bryant)
09-05 NL / Breda - Jazz & Blues Festival
11-05 NL / Monster 
12-05 BE / Zottegem - More Blues Festival
25-05 NL / Apeldoorn 
01-06 NL / Zoetermeer - Blues Festival
02-06 Nl / Helmond - Jazz in Catstown
21-06 NL / Zoetermeer - JJ Music House / DVD Release
28-07 NL / Brielle - Blues Festival
15-08 NL / Enschede - Blues Festival
16-08 NL / Giethoorn - The night before ..
17-08 NL / Giethoorn - Blues Festival
24-08 NL / Culemborg - Blues Festival / Fiber Stage
25-08 BE / Verviers - Fiesta City Festival
03-10 NL / Valkenswaard
07-10 BE / Verviers - Spirit of 66
11-10 NL / Texel Blues Festival
12-10 NL / Day off Texel
13-10 NL / Capelle  - Blues Festival
19-10 LU
02-11 NL / Roermond - De Weegbrug
03-11 NL / Weert - De Bosuil
16-11 NL / Schaijk - Doffer Blues Festival
22-11 NL / Zoetermeer - ''Night of The Blues Guitar'' with Danny Bryant
15-12 NL / Spijkenisse - De Fles

 

 

In september 2012 The BluesBones released their very first album ''Voodoo Guitar'', which got excellent reviews.

A few quotes:

Rootstime:

"Nothing but a fantastic album, and an ''absolute must'' for those who likes blues guitar" 


Bluesmagazine.NL:

"A beautiful debut full of variety. Should be rewarded with a record deal!!"

Bluesbreeker.NL:

"Great musicians with an even greater future .."