GILBERTS Willenhall ALLNIGHTER on
This event is now over
Next in the super-successful series of Black Country All-Nighters...
SATURDAY 29th OCTOBER
Extended times... A full 12 hour special! 6pm - 6am
Resident DJs: Pep (Wigan, Catacombs, Cleethorpes, Torch, Yate, Locarno, etc) John Vincent (Wigan, Samantha's, etc) Dave Thorley (Stafford, Yate, Spirit etc)
Guest DJs to include: Chris King, Rob Smith, Hitsville Chalky, Clive Jones, Colin Kidson, Martin Farmer, Dave Shaw, Laurence Proxton (See next paragraph also)
SPECIAL FEATURE provided by a SPECIAL GUEST DJ: Original Hinckley, Keele, Prestatyn, 100 Club, etc veteran... the one and only MARK BICKNELL and his (not so) SECRET STASH of tunes!
Mark will be presenting a SHOWCASE of the "SECRET STASH" Record Group labels which he represents in the UK. The group principally includes the great Chicago soul labels One-Der-Ful, Mar-V-Lus and M-Pac which have brought us all-time great sounds by the Sharpees, Duettes, Joseph Moore and Ringleaders amongst 100s of others. Previously unreleased tracks and versions have and continue to be released.
SECRET STASH are providing Raffle Prizes including substantial several runners up prizes each including either a record or a CD or record voucher and Posters/Patches/KeyRings etc. There will also be 'Goody Bags' including KeyRings, Stickers, etc, totalling well over £100 in value.
A Raffle Ticket will be given to everyone arriving in time for the draw at or just after Midnight
IN ADDITION, between 1am and 4am approximately there will be a LOCARNO TRIBUTE SESSION featuring the 3 main Birmingham Locarno Resident DJs of the 70s... CHRIS 'Kingy' KING, IAN 'Pep' PEREIRA and CLIVE 'Jona' JONES. On Stage Together in the West Midlands for the first time in over 35 years.
THE BOYS ARE BACK IN TOWN!
Averaging 400 to date... another packer in prospect at this excellent, atmospheric venue.
NO. 1 IN THE WEST MIDLANDS! STRICTLY ORIGINAL VINYL
6pm - 6am ... 12 Hours ... Usual Great Value
Just £8 otd before 8pm, £9 otd (before 9pm) £10 otd thereafter
Pay on the door ( - Not a ticket event)
GILBERTS, FIELD STREET, WILLENHALL, Nr WOLVERHAMPTON (5 Mins From M6/J10)
I DEFY ANYONE to listen to Joseph Moore (below) without getting goosebumps or the hairs on the back of their neck standing on end!
Note: this is now a stripped down post-event display