Tuesday, 9 February 2016

Recommended: John Lodge UK Tour 2016

#1,060: Hello ... Hello ... my old friends ... It's great to see you once again! If you didn't already know it, Moody Blues guitarist John Lodge will be hosting a series of intimate gigs to showcase his solo career - including his most recent album "10,000 Light Years Ago" - and his fave Moody Blues tunes with former and present members of the legendary band. Sadly, ELO co-founder Bev Bevan will not now be a part of this particular tour, although an exciting - if not 'Move-ing' - announcement regarding his Autumnal plans is due soon! Seven John Lodge dates are planned in September [at the time of writing] and they are detailed below thus:

Saturday 3rd September
Billingham Forum Theatre, Stockton-on-Tees
t: [01642] 552663
Tickets: £25.00 each [*plus booking fee]

Thursday 8th September

Tivoli Theatre, Wimbourne, Dorset
t: [01202] 885566
Tickets: £26.00 each [*plus booking fee]

Friday 9th September
Babbacombe Theatre, Torquay
t: [01803] 328385
Tickets: £26.00 each [*plus booking fee]

Thursday 15th September
Royal & Derngate, Northampton
t: [01604] 624811
Tickets: £25.50 each [*plus booking fee]

Sunday 18th September
Theatre Severn, Shrewsbury
t: [01743] 281281
Tickets: £28.50 each [*plus booking fee]

Friday 23rd September
Stratford Arts House, Stratford-upon-Avon
t: [01789] 207100
Tickets: £27.50 each [*plus booking fee]

Thursday 29th September
The Lighthouse Theatre, Kettering
t: [01536] 414141
Tickets: £25.00 each [*plus booking fee]

You can find out more about John Lodge, the tour [and more] via these links thus:


ELO Beatles Forever [ELOBF] recommends John Lodge to those enlightened folks who enjoy the music of ELO, Jeff LynneRoy WoodThe MoveThe Idle Race'Brum Beat'The Beatles, The Moody Blues and related artistes. See you there?

Until next "Time" in the ELO [and related] Universe ... KJS ... 09-Feb-2016


  1. Now displayed as Sun 18 Sept at Shrewsbury. Sale starts Fri 12/02.

    1. Colin ... Shrewsbury gig date and link duly amended! Many thanx ... KJS@ELOBF