Dave Hanson Band plays with award winning Blues artist Marcus Bonfanti

Dave Hanson Band are playing a Valentines Day show in Leeds with award winning Blues singer songwriter Marcus Bonfanti.

Since releasing his first album in 2008, Marcus Bonfanti‘s solo career has gone from strength to strength and seen him tour with and open shows for Chuck Berry, The Traits, John Mayall and JJ Grey. He also fronts The Ronnie Scott’s Blues Explosion, a monthly residency held at the prestigious venue. In 2014 Marcus was asked to join and front legendary British Rock n Roll Band, Ten Years After, and will be touring and recording with them alongside his own solo career. In 2012 he received the British Blues Award for Best Songwriter and in 2013 and 2014 for Best Acoustic Performer as well as nominations in Guitarist, Vocalist and Album categories for the past four years.

“Marcus Bonfanti deserves to become the next British Blues Guitar Hero” – The Guardian

“As if Jimmy Page had been reborn as Seasick Steve. Utterly spellbinding~” – The Times

“Bonfanti will be loosening the plaster from the ceiling with outings from a powerful new album” – The Independent

The venue is Seven Arts Centre, Chapel AllertonSaturday 14th February 2015.