Events at Reidys Live Stage
Upcoming events at Reidys. Just contact us by email or call 01254 265212 for more information
See the new Tyros 5 demonstrated by Yamaha's own expert! Get first hand knowledge of the new features and capabilities of the Tyros 5! Shows at 2:30pm and 7:30pm - with refreshments too!
Following the success of the 2013 contest, we're doing it again! Enter our Talent constest for a change to win £1000 of Reidys vouchers and a professionally recorded single First heats start in January!
An absolutely powerful and heart wrenching set from India Mill at our last Sunday Session and our busiest of the year.
A band that has gone from strength to strength over the years and has never compromised when it comes to their sound.
This is Phased with their great original track "Thicker Than Blood".
Whilst performing great covers they also came out with this little gem of a track at our store, a great modern day rock band well worth checking out!
Original tracks from Kellys Heroes playing in the Black Box.
The Black Box project is a partnership between Reidy's Home Of Music and Blackburn College and their new media building.
Together we aim to bring you some great local bands and hopefully some established well known acts too!
The London based singer/songwriter masterfully plays two guitars at once or both guitar and piano simultaneously.
However, it is his ability to mix this extraordinary skill with his own heartfelt lyrics and rich, soulful voice that have led to Rodney Branigan becoming one of the most
followed global performers of the moment.
Reece came down to our store with well crafted original tunes and great spins on classics from Marvin Gaye to the Stone Roses.
With great guitar playing and a cracking voice this lad is bound to go far!
The tense, energetic pop punk 3 piece Dead End Dreams.
Coming all the way from the Midlands, Dead End Dreams played a blistering set of great tunes and managed to make a great deal of fans in the crowd
The tense, energetic pop punk 3 piece Dead End Dreams.
Shadow Play came down to our store and played an absolute blinder, bringing in the biggest crowd we have had yet they dazzled us with fantastic rock covers,
well penned originals and blistering guitar solos.
If you shop with us in store you may recognise this chap.
This is our resident acoustic guitar genius Richard Moss with his take on a traditional song "Nancy Whiskey"
Mark Duckworth is a legend around our area from his fantastic electric guitar playing to his great rock screams,
now he has a great catalogue of acoustic songs that are so well crafted and thought out it would be a shame to miss out on seeing him live!
Having come together from previous bands, Urban Empire have been writing and gigging for around 18 months and have just recorded their first EP.
Their signature artwork and monochrome wardrobe combined with vintage valve stage presence and sound, borders on Bauhaus Chic
This is Andrew Isherwood and his great rendition of the Blink 182 song "I Miss You"
Rime Suspex are a three piece powerhouse from Blackburn, Lancashire, combining soul soaked melodies with urban poetry"
This is an original song by Rime Suspex performed on the Reidys Sunday Session Stage.
The Remedy were the 2013 Winners of Reidys Home Of Music talent contest and since their win they have gone from strength to strength.
They are a tight, professional and thoughtful musical unit with the will to be popular and enjoyed.
Now in its 16th year, the UK's longest established guitar show, the North West Guitar Show, returns to its most popular venue yet at Haydock Park Racecourse Exhibition Centre on Sunday 19th May.
Building on record attendances and sales in 2012, this year's show will be the biggest yet
Yamaha Clavinova Weekend at Shackletons Garden Center, Chatburn with hourly presentation of the new CVP 600 range with Yamaha demonstrator Ian House
The Taylor Guitars Road Show is all about guitars, whether you're new to Taylor, a longtime Taylor owner, or thinking about getting your first guitar, we think you'll find the Road Show a fun, informative event.
All the way from Fort William in the highlands, Lochaber School Big Band will be performing on our stage
Don’t miss the chance to see the world-class king of string bending and finger style Jerry Donahue! After performing and recording with a multitude of world-class artists Jerry went on to widespread acclaim as a member of The Hellecasters. Recently Jerry was part of the Sandy Denny Homage tour and joined his old friends Fairport Convention for the Cropredy festival.
In association with Epiphone - learn more about the legendary Epiphone Les Paul range:
In his inimitable and highly entertaining style, Bert Smorenburg showed how the PSR-S950 can be used in a variety of live performance, composing and recording situations. Bert has been a Yamaha demonstrator for over 10 years, performing workshops and presentations worldwide. He also runs his own music production and recording studio in Rotterdam and is a teacher at the Haarlem Music Academy in the Netherlands.
Martin Guitar clinic with Diane Ponzio is a native New Yorker who writes songs, plays the guitar, and sings her songs all over the world. Her knowledge of the Martin's history and aspects of guitar construction, makes her clinics informative and compelling for the acoustic guitar enthusiast.
Hailing from Darwen, Lancashire, the band released ‘Morning Song’ and its video in 2011 to a very positive response. With a rising profile & a consistent gig schedule combined with a sound as thick as your neck, India Mill are ready to look into your eye...
An Evening with Harry Harris and Yamaha AvantGrand. Since starting to play Harry has set about proving that he can do 'absolutely anything on piano'. Quite simply, he does things with the instrument that you've never heard before, moving between jazz, cabaret and classical.
Legendary Dr. Feelgood guitarist Wilko Johnson
Live Music Sunday Sessions at Reidys
Every Sunday, from 3 - 4.30pm we're hosting live music acts in store , for free!
We want to help revive the live music scene by providing a state of the art stage for local bands and artists to perform on. If you or your band wants to play please contact us with all your information and a demo! We look forward to seeing you all!
Upcoming Sunday Sessions acts for 2014 are:
- 2nd Feb - New York Tourists / Sky Valley Mistress
- 9th Feb - Kellys Heroes / Lowlights
- 16th Feb - Maelor Hughes / Chris Hinnigan
- 23rd Feb - Our Dead Friends / English Outback
- 2nd March - Sweeney Astray / Rime Suspex
- 9th March - Beth Ferguson
- 16th March - The Slydes / Magic Town
- 23rd March - Oishala / The Kasbahs
- 30th March - Grace Davies
- 6th April - Well Dressed Gentlemen
- 13th April - Blanty
- 20th April - Northern Lights
- 27th April - Splashback
- 4th May - Strange Rooftops
- 11th May - Know Your Rights
- 18th May - Joint Venture
- 25th May - Callum Thomas
- 1st June - J-Bear
- 8th June - Paul Stewart Davies
- 15th June - David Beethoven
- 29th June - Lizzi Burgess
- 6th July - Soul Saboteur
Come and have a look round our brand new superstore at 1 Nab Lane, Blackburn, BB2 1LN, with everything on this web site and more. If you're in the area, why not drop in? We're open 9am - 5.30pm, Monday - Saturday and 11am - 4pm Sunday. - we're just opposite Blackburn College, and right next to the Waves swimming pool.