Jazz, Blues & Beer Festival feat. Dr Truth (Evening Session)

  • Saturday | 23.07.11
  • 7.00pm
  • Band on the Wall, Manchester
  • £4/£3...

We offer up the perfect libation of lively evening blues sessions from Dr Truth – complimented by up to 20 real ales from across the country for this year’s Manchester Jazz Festival.

Dr Truth

Dr Truth is a Blues / R ‘n’ B band formed in 2009 by Chris Roach and Mike “Uncle Dinners” Bowden,( both members of the Roach Twins Band ). The band during 2010 performed headline spots at the Morcambe and Colne Blues Festivals and are winning fans across the UK and Europe. The band perform there own self penned numbers, ranging from traditional to contemporary Blues with a few choice covers in the live set. The band will also feature Piano and Hammond style organ (Paul Ashton).

The band continue to showcase the virtuoso performances and great songs which Chris Roach and “Uncle Dinners” are renowned for in their work with the Roach Twins Band. The band’s rhythm section will also feature the top notch drum work of Rick Lacey and the melodic and punchy bass playing of Dave Luvin.

Tickets:  £4/£3 concs (inc. CAMRA members – just click members rate and show CAMRA ID) for each session; under-18s free or £10 for whole weekend


A wide selection of real ales will be available, including:

Allgates  Sybilla/ Casablanca

Marble   Manchester/W90

Black Sheep Ale/Golden Sheep

Jennings Cocky Blonde

Hydes Swift Delivery

Keltek Golden Harvest Ale

Marstons EPA

Ringwood Boondoggle

Boggart Hole Clough Rum Porter

Beartown Black Bear/Peach Melbear

Dunham Massey Deuer Honey/Summer Meadow

Hornbeam Lemon Blossom/X Ray Ale/Black Coral Stout

Warrington Coach House Blueberry


A Manchester Jazz Festival Event