TIM HAIN and Jamside Up

9:00 pm

April 6, 2019

"...an artist I admire enormously" - Paul Jones, Jazz FM

Wonderful band, superb guitar and vocals playing a mix of BLUES and REGGAE.

Otherwise known as BLEGGAE

TIM HAIN is a compelling performer, singer, guitarist, songwriter and bandleader with roots in blues, reggae, and “all the great singer-songwriters.” He has played over 1800 shows in the last 15 years, honing his songs and skills in the best possible way – in front of a live audience. He has worked with the best on both sides of the Atlantic. In the US he wrote and jammed with legendary producer-drummer NARADA MICHAEL WALDEN, played with ZAKIYA HOOKER ( daughter of Blues Legend John Lee Hooker ) and former members of JEFFERSON STARSHIP ( PETE SEARS ) and QUICKSILVER ( ZERO ). In UK he has played guitar for top reggae artists including TYRONE TAYLOR ( “Cottage in Negril” ) ASWAD ( played on a TV theme song Tim wrote ) and jammed with guitar legend JEFF BECK. He also regularly plays with stalwarts of the British blues scene, such as ROBIN BIBI, PAPA GEORGE, and harmonica legend ALAN GLEN (Yardbirds, 9 Below Zero ) with whom he has released an album ” GLENHAIN GOLD RESERVE. ” He is known as “THE KING OF BLEGGAE” because of his infectious blend of blues and reggae.


“Excellent. Best I’ve heard For some time.” – BILL WYMAN , founder member of The Rolling Stones.

“You sound great…I love all that Albert King, Albert Collins stuff you play.” – JEFF BECK, Guitar Legend.

“A breathtaking, hugely entertaining fusion of blues and reggae…” – BUES IN BRITAIN Magazine.

“His version of Hendrix’s “The Wind Cries Mary” is worth the price of the album alone” BLUES MATTERS Magazine http://www.dailymotion.com/video/x18m0m0_tim-hain-wind-cries-mary_music