Blueswater Presents: The Roots of the Blues

Music (blues, folk)

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  • theSpaceTriplex - Studio
  • 18:35
  • Aug 25
  • 50 minutes
  • Suitability: 8+
  • Country: United Kingdom - Scotland
  • Group: Toby Mottershead and The Blueswater
  • Warnings and additional info: -
  • Accessibility:
    Wheelchair Accessible Toilets
    May not apply to all performances. Please confirm before booking. See our Accessibility page for details.
  • Babes in arms policy: Babies do not require a ticket
  • Policy applies to: Children under 2 years


Join Edinburgh bluesman and lead singer of The Black Diamond Express, Toby Mottershead, on a solo musical exploration of blues, showing how early guitarists inspired each other. In an intimate basement venue, Toby will dissect the songs and styles around which he revolves his work and reveal how this form of folk music became so influential to so many around the world. 'Toby Mottershead is a commanding presence on stage' (Daily Record). **** ( **** (Scotsman).

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