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Chris Farlowe starts 2005 touring after 50 years in the music business! This Golden tour includes his old friends, the

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2005 and 2006 promise to be very  special years for Chris and his fans as year Chris will have been working in the music business no less that fifty years!

Plenty is in store, as Chris and his band celebrate this amazing achievement. Spring and Autumn tours are planned throughout the
UK and Europe, with a major UK tour taking place in the Spring of 2006.  So watch this space to be sure not to miss out or sign up for our newsletter which will ensure you get the dates emailed to you as soon as they are announced.

50 years down, just 50 to go!

See below for dates, venues and ticket information for all these events.  

The MOST up to date information is available from this offical site ONLY.   All the very latest updates will be regularly posted on this page, so  check this page regularly. Fans that have joined the Mailing List will also receive news on tour dates as soon as they are announced.

TBA - To be Announced, TBC - To be Confirmed
* More info at the bottom of this page
Points to the next event taking place.

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Date Town/City Club/Theatre Contact Tel Link
Fri Mar 25th London 100 Club 02076360933
Sat Mar 26th Southend Riga Music Bar 07960442331

Fri Jun 24th Powys Kerry Village Hall 01686670311
Sat Jun 25th Moira (Derbyshire) Conkers * Pokey Hole Festival 01283760265

Fri Jul 8th Castor Castor School Field - Marquee * Festival 01780763203




D: Germany (April)

Date Town/City Club/Theatre Contact Tel Link
Wed Apr 6th Bruchal Fabrik .
Thu Apr 7th Dudenhoffen Festhalle .
Fri Apr 8th Wetzlar Franzis .
Sat Apr 9th Roth Kulturfabrik .


Thu May 12th Mechernich Burg Satzvey .
Fri May 13th Hamm Kulturwerkstatt .
Sat May 14th Mutzingen Mutzintgenta .
Sun May 15th Salzgitter Kulturscheune .




Date Town/City Club/Theatre Contact Tel Link
Sun Feb 20th Milton Keynes The Stables 01908280800
Tue Feb 22nd Bilston Robin 2 01902405511
Wed Feb 23rd Glasgow Renfrewshire Ferry 01698265511
Fri Feb 25th Newcastle Park Hotel 07760400226
Sat Feb 26th Dartford Mick Jagger Centre 01322291100
Sun Feb 27th Chiddingfold Chiddingfold Club 01428682046

Tue Mar 1st Worcester Huntingdon Halls 01905611427
Thu Mar 3rd London Jazz Cafe 08701500044
Fri Mar 4th Southampton The Brook 02380555366
Sat Mar 5th Deal Astor Theatre 01304368481



D - Germany                         A - Austria

Fri Apr 22nd D Gronaul Jazzfestival - -
Sat Apr 23rd D Worpswede Musichall - -
Tue Apr 26th D Rottweil Jazzfestival - -


Fri May 27th D Kaiserslautern Kammgarn Jazzfestival - -
Sat May 28th D Hamburg Fabrik - -


Wed Jun 8th A Wien Szene - -
Thu Jun 9th A Graz Orpheum - -
Fri Jun 10th A Saltzburg Rockhaus - -
Sat Jun 11th D Stuttgart Theaterhaus - -
Thu Jun 30th A Innsbruck Treibhaus - -


Sat Jul 2nd D Mainz Mainzer Zeltfestival - -


Fri Sep 9th A St Veit Burg Open Air - -

THE POKEY HOLE SUMMER FESTIVAL - Fri 24th & Sat 25th June 2005

Get your summer Celebrations off to a flying start with this fantastic two-night music festival.

Held at
'Conkers' in the heart of the National Forest, The Pokey hole summer Festival boasts an amazing programme of Rock, Pop and Rhythm & Blues.

Fri 24th - 7.00pm

Dr Feelgood
Henri Herbert
Sat 25th - 7.00pm

The Animals
Chris Farlowe + NBB
Andy Guttridge Band
Pete Oakley

Ticket Prices:

Covered (seating provided) Fri only: £24.50 Sat only £24.50 Full Festival £40.00
Open air (bring a rug or cushion) Fri only: £22.00 Sat only £22.00 Full Festival £36.00

Restaurant, snacks and fully licensed bar on site

Tickets are available from: Pete Birks on 01283 760265 or Sharan Charlton on
01283 763735.
Tickets can also be purchased from any concert at the
Pokey Hole, Netherseal.

Website:     Email: PeteBirks

Friday 8th July 2005. 7.30pm till Midnight.

The Castor & Ailsworth Summer Festival Weekend offers a great out door gig in the Marquee at Castor School.

with Support band 'MAYA' and 60's & 70's DJ

Hot food is available or bring your own picnic, also a fully licensed bar is available

Ticket Prices: £15.00

Tickets are available from:

Stamford Arts Centre on
01780 763 203
or Cresset  box Office on
01733 265 705.

Also in the Village from Martin on 380 043 or Ian on 380 001.


Previous Tours
Chris with the Manfreds UK 1999 Chris with the Manfreds UK 2000 Chris & Norman Beaker Band - Glory Bound Tour 2001 Chris & Norman Beaker Band - Glory Bound Tour 2002 Chris & Norman Beaker Band - Farlowe That! Tour 2003
Chris & Norman Beaker Band - Farlowe That! Tour 2004