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First Thursday Club @ The Hourglass

An antidote to a mad world. On the first Thursday of each month get down in the basement for blues and Bacchic fury. Drink, dance, dally. Rob Brown will hold it all together while he falls apart. Featuring blues, roots, folk, ragtime (and bobtail), Gets/z Loose and guests. Emerge to face another bewildering month! 

All events hosted by Rob Brown.

First Thursday Club @ The Hourglass, 21 Melbourne Street, Exeter EX2 4AU, 8pm to 11pm

Thursday 6 February: Gets/z Loose. £5

Thursday 5 March: Adam Sweet, Ian Briggs and Ian Jennings. £5

Saturday 14 March: First Thursday Club presents Jess McAllister. £10

Thursday 2 April: Gets/z Loose. £5

Thursday 7 May: James Dixon. £5

Thursday 4 June: Gets/z Loose. £5

Thursday 2 July: Lewis Creaven. £5

Thursday 6 August: Gets/z Loose. £5

Friday 23 October: First Thursday Club presents Vera Van Heeringen. Cost TBA


The Hourglass basement
The First Thursday Club @ The Hourglass

The Hourglass, 21 Melbourne Street, Exeter EX2 4AU

First Thursday of each month

Entry: £5, Door: 8pm

County Farm Blues

A Son House original played by Gets/z Loose.

Gets/z Loose

Not a singer but indubitably a voice. We have recently filmed and recorded a whole gig. And we can bear to watch it – blindfold.

Hear Rob on YouTube, Vimeo and SoundCloud. Check out the songs that lurk online:

Contact brownstheword@gmail for more details.

Blue to Brown

Blue to Brown is a father–son band playing blues and blues rock, with Rob as lead vocalist. Dom’s day job is lead guitar with Duran Duran and Blue to Brown calls on top players from name bands and the session world to provide bass, drums, keyboards and horns.

The Disappearance of Finbar

Rob sang the key narrative 'pop' song in Jonathan Rhys Meyers' first film.

Back in the days

When the days weren't numbered.
We haven't changed a bit! But the technology has. This was filmed at the Monmouth Festival. Gets/z Loose were briefly famous in Wales.

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