We are pleased to announce that Brit blues supremo, Ben Poole, will be opening the London Electric Guitar Show’s Main Stage on Sunday 11th November. Ben’s the perfect choice for opening up the first ever London Electric Guitar Show as the twenty-five year-old bluesman is currently being described as the most exciting young blues guitarist to come out of the UK.
The past few years have seen Ben Poole’s profile rise far beyond expectation, his name cropping up regularly in Europe’s biggest selling guitar magazine, Total Guitar, which named Ben as “the guitarist to watch out for”. Plus winning and being nominated for various awards, including ‘Best Newcomer’ by Blues Matters Magazine in their 2011 readers’ poll and nominated for three awards at the British Blues Awards in 2011. He also represented the UK at the 2012 European Blues Challenge in Berlin in March 2012 and out of nineteen artists, representing different countries, Ben finished in third place.
Following on from the success of his debut EP, Everything I Want, Ben is currently putting the finishing touches to his debut album, produced by Grammy Award winning producer, Isaac Nossel.
Ben joins Rise to Remain, Richie Kotzen, Jennifer Batten and Soren Andersen over the London Electric Guitar Show weekend, more artists will be announced soon.
Tickets are available from www.londonelectricguitarshow.com or by calling 01926 339808.