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Pete Robson is a solo blues musician keeping traditional blues out of the grave. Heavily influenced by early blues musicians such as Son House, Robert Johnson and Bukka White. Pete has developed an authentic delta blues style, which is attributed to his bottleneck guitar playing, and deep vocal delivery. Infusing traditional blues with his own arrangements and lyrics, Pete has successful maintained an authentic sound which is enjoyed by  contemporary audiences.

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TROWBRIDGE FESTIVAL ﷯ Playing Trowbridge Festival was amazing. One of my all time favourite gigs Organic Jam sessions filmed a song from my set. SALISBURY ARTS CENTRE ﷯ Playing an Arts Centre can be ticket off the Bucket List. Great sound and an attentive audience what a perfect live lunch. SWANAGE BLUES FESTIVAL ﷯ Playing any festival is great but a Blues festival is a dream.
COMMON PEOPLE ﷯ Had a blast play at the official pre-party for the Common People festival. ALBUM REVIEW ﷯ Blues Matters Magazine wrote a great review about my album. RADIO INTERVIEW ﷯ I had great fun doing a live session and interview on Abby 104. This can still be heard on my Soundcloud page.
UPTON BLUES FESTIVAL ﷯ Upton Blues Festival was voted Festival of the Year in the British Blues Awards 2015. It was a real pleasure to perform at this festival. GUITAR STAR ﷯ I was invited to be in the final 60 on Sky Arts show Guitar Star. It was a fun experience, it's not every day you can play blues on prime time TV. NEW ALBUM OUT NOW ﷯ My new album 'The Red Album' released in May 2015 is available from most online music services. CDs can be bought at gigs or send me an email to arrange postage.
GIG WITH MY DAD ﷯ In April 2015 I played a few song with my Dad at Lime Meadow folk club, near my home town of Croydon. A very proud moment for me. LARMER TREE FESTIVAL ﷯ 2014 I played at the Larmer Tree Festival. It was pretty exciting to be on the same bill as Tom Jones and Frank Turner. Although I was on a much smaller stage. SUPPORT ﷯ In December 2014 I was lucky to support an amazing guitarist Rodney Branigan. This dude plays two guitars at the same time!
SUPPORT ﷯ In 2013 I was lucky to support Miller Anderson. Miller has been involved with many successful bands including T.Rex & Spencer Davis Group. SUPPORT ﷯ In 2013 I open for Larry Garner and his band. I was overwhelmed to share the stage with such a bona fide blues man.

Thanks to Pete Hare from in2thelight, John Palmer, & Steve Chick for the photos.