For 25 years this roots and blues outfit has performed at venues and blues festivals in both Europe and the UK, including sharing the bill with BookerT and the MG’s, Nina Simone, Peter Green, Taj Mahal at the UK’s legendary Bishopstock blues festival.

After the release of their debut CD El Cobra, the BBC invited them to record a session for the Paul Jones blues show on BBC radio 2. Also Blueprint magazine included a track for their BEST OF BRITISH BLUES compilation CD.

To date, Smokestack have recorded 3 more albums also recording sessions for film and television and they continue to bring their unique brand of American roots music to lovers of the blues everywhere!

Smokestack are Phil Mills on guitar/vocals/harmonica/slide guitar and Roger Ferris – bass guitar

Friday 25th June 2021


Epsom Market Place (by Epsom Clock Tower) – Free Event

This year’s season of Music in the Market Place runs from 6th June to the 5th September, most Fridays (from 4pm ) and Sundays (from 12 noon) featuring an outstanding line up of live music acts spanning a wide range of genres. In collaboration with Go Epsom.

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