Top quality live music at Ashcroft Arts Centre on Friday 1st February with The Stompin’ Dave and Earl Jackson Trio. In 2012 Dave and Earl were encouraged to perform together by Blues Matters Lifetime Achievement Award recipient promoter Monica Madgwick. They have since given barnstorming performances together at blues and rock ‘n’ roll festivals, art centres and music clubs nationwide.
Described as “one of the world’s greatest performers” by Maverick Magazine, Dorset's based Stompin' Dave is a former member of former UK blues band of the yearThe Producers. Dave was nominated for a British Blues Award in the acoustic act category 2014. Nottinghamshire based Earl Jackson is a well known figure on the British blues and rock n' roll circuits and has been in great demand for many years. Earl was awarded Best Blues Singer by The Jools Holland Boisdale Music Awards 2017.