Come and see us/ hear us /dance with us at a gig near you soon !

Gigs 2020

March 21st –  Coniston 14 run – CANCELLED DUE TO CORONAVIRUS.

Gigs 2019

January 26th –  John Foxey Fox’s  Big Birthday Bash

We love a good party ! Here’s a pic from the night.

    (photo thanks to Andrew Mortimer)

March 30th

Brathay Windermere Marathon 19th May

Local Band “Blast Furness” Performs for the Marathon Start

Westmorland Country Fest Show 1st June

Another Fine Fest Ulverston 15th June

Manchester Day 23rd June

Ulverston Carnival 7th July

Stavely Hawkshead Brewery Fest 20th July and Busking in Bowness in the afternoon

Ulverston Lantern Festival – 14th September

Kendal Torchlight –  26th and 27th September

Ford Park Apple Day – 5th October

Penrith Winter Droving – 26th October


Saturday 16th November 8pm 

Not to be missed !

Peace Artistes and  Blast Furness at Black Dyke Mills Heritage Centre, Queensbury, Bradford

Ulverston Dickensian Festival – 23rd November

This is what we did in 2018 :

March 23rd    We will be BLASTING off  the Kendal Rugby Club Sport Relief Big Step Challenge.  More details on their website   See you there !

March 24th      Coniston 14 run

Find us on the start line to BLAST the runners off and blasting again to welcome them back down the hill to the finishing line .  Come and join us to spur them all on again this year.

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This is some of us there in 2017

April 21            St George Festival    Ulverston 

Always have a BLAST playing in our home town


May 4                Wray Scarecrow Fest

Look  ! Here we are in 2017 hanging out with the Giant Scarecrows at Wray Festival .

Come and join in the fun again with us this year.


2018 – 

May 20              Brathay Windermere Marathon 


We will be here giving the runners a Big BLASTING send off and welcoming them back home again

June 2nd           Westmorland Country Festival 

Come and have a BLAST with us in the music and dance area at approx 12, 2.30 and 4 pm

June 16             Another Fine Fest     Ulverston


It was a bit rainy last year but it’s always a buzz at Another Fine Fest – we usually play a couple of lively, dancy , BLASTY sets – more details soon – one not to be missed

22nd June – We are excited to be booked to play at the GET NORTH Festival – check out for more info. Our first time in Newcastle and we went down a BLAST

As well as playing our brilliant sets we had a little jam with Mr Wilsons outside the Live Theatre and played across the Millennium Bridge and busked in the streets on Saturday to the delight of the crowds.


July 7th Ulverston Carnival

August – 3rd to 5thGlasgow Encontro street band festivalWhat a brilliant festival it was in 2017 – expecting even better this year – not to be missed 


Glasgow UPDATE !! – this year we had sunshine – 

Glasgow Encontro Street Band Festival 2018

Sept 1st    Private Wedding gig – and here we are with the bride and groom !

Sept 14th Lancaster Jazz Festival – catch us Friday night at The Quay Fringe

Sept 15th  Kendal Torchlight Street Fest

( us 2017 !)

Sept 15th  Ulverston Lantern Festival ( evening)

October 13th Marsden Jazz Festival


October 27th Penrith Winter Droving

 2 BLASTING Winter Drovers having a little rest

November 24th Ulverston Dickensian Festival

December 2nd Middlesbrough Parade

We will be festively parading and also playing a couple of sets in town – a new event for us

looking forward to entertaining the people of Middlesbrough

Some of our gigs and performances – 2017 :

April 28th – Wray Scarecrow Festival

March 25th – Coniston 14 run

May 28th    Muncaster Festival

June 18th – Staveley Carnival
June 17th – Another Fine Fest

July 21-23 – Encontro Glasgow street band festival
July 15th – Ingleton Gala Parade
July 9th –   Cartmel Priory Ice Cream Sunday
July 1st –   Ulverston Carnival

August BH weekend – Solfest

September 16th – Kendal torchlight Saturday street fest
September 16th – Ulverston Lantern Procession

October 7th – Apple day at Ford Park, Ulverston
October 7th-   Benefit gig at Ship inn, Greenodd

December – Orchestra de Sol farewell gig and Edinburgh

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