Tuesday, 9 February 2016

Recommended: John Lodge UK Tour

#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 each (*plus booking fee)
Thursday 8th September

Tivoli Theatre, Wimbourne, Dorset
t: (01202) 885566
Tickets: £26 each (*plus booking fee)

Friday 9th September
Babbacombe Theatre, Torquay
t: (01803) 328385
Tickets: £26 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 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 Move'Brum Beat'The Beatles and related artistes.

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