Country Music at El Molino this Easter Sunday

Hensler and the Texas Pearls

Country music fans are in for a treat this Easter as Hensler and the Texas Pearls will be performing their Legends of Nashville show at at Meson El Molino, Sabinillas, on Sunday April 20 from 8 pm

Returning to the South of Spain by popular demand, Hensler and the Texas Pearls will be performing  their Legends of Nashville Country Music Night paying tribute to those country legends such as Tammy Wynette, John Denver, Dolly Parton, Glen Campbell, Johnny Cash, etc.

Tickets are just 20 euros which includes a glass of cava on arrival, two tapas, and a free drink from the bar (wine, beer, or soft drink).

Tickets are available from El Molino, The Bookshop in Sabinillas, or call 666 271 618.

Hensler and The Texas Pearls

lydia-barrettLydia Barrett is a familiar face here in southern Spain and Gibraltar having performed at numerous venues along the coast including two years as Resident Singer at Tikitano Beach Restaurant.  Previously, after graduating from the Arts Educational Schools London, Lydia appeared in West End musicals, namely Cats, Aspects of Love, Sunset Boulevard (Sydmonton Festival) as well as various UK repertory productions.  Lydia’s first introduction to Country music was Elusive Dreams, a Tammy Wynette & George Jones tribute tour in which she appeared as featured soloist and lead backing vocalist.  Lydia is thrilled to be performing the greatest hits of this ever popular music genre.

tim-henslerTim Hensler is an accomplished singer, songwriter and performer.  Rock & Roll touring and West End credits include performances in The Roy Orbison Story, Buddy and as George Jones in Stand By Your Man and Elusive Dreams.  As a songwriter, Tim released two singles in the 80s and has had songs published by Future Music.  He won the coveted runner up award in the Country music category of the prestigious UK song writing event in association with the Brits.  Tim has produced two Country albums with Vanessa Barrett, writing the title track Already Gone and co-writing with her, Love Roulette.

vanessa-barrettVanessa Barrett appeared in West End hits Evita, Aspects of Love and The Sound of Music before touring as Tammy Wynette in Stand By Your Man with Tim Hensler.  Their musical partnership produced two Country albums which include tracks listed in the Top 20 Independent Country Music charts.  Vanessa appeared as supporting artist for Slim Whitman in his ‘Farewell Tour’ in Britain and is included in the Best of British Country Music album 2003.  Tim and Vanessa produced Elusive Dreams, a UK tour celebrating the music of George Jones and Tammy Wynette.  She is thrilled to be back on her favourite resort singing songs from her favourite artists.

Juke Joints at Restaurante Paraiso this Sunday

Juke Joints

Dutch Rock and Roll band The Juke Joints will be performing at Restaurante Paraiso at Playa Paraiso, La Paloma, Manilva on Sunday 20 April from 4 pm.

The Juke Joints are a Dutch blues/rockabilly/rock and roll band founded some 25 years ago. Winners of the Best Blues Band at the 2012 Dutch Blues Awards, the JuKe Joints are without doubt one of the leading blues bands in the Netherlands with their mix of swing, rockabilly, rock ‘n roll, bluesrock, Chicago blues and zydeco!

If you wish to reserve a table then call Bert van der Honing on 674 572 128.

Mikonos parking reopens for business

Mikonos Parking, Duquesa Port

The parking in Duquesa Port’s Mikonos Building is once again open to the public, with a charge of 2 euros per day/visit going to the local fibromyalgia association.

The Mikonos building is at the entrance to Duquesa Port, just next to the Tourist Office.

Two euros is a small price to pay to save yourself the hassle of trying to find a parking space during the coming busy season.

An evening of soul and Motown with 2True

2 True at El Molino

Live Music Spain are offering a chance for you to see 2true aka Michael & Simone Harding who are one of the best, if not THE best, soul, gospel, RnB duos on the Costa del Sol.

Treating their audiences to a run through of some of the best know and best liked soul and Motown classics that are guaranteed to get you up on that dance floor.

2True will be performing at Bodega El Molino in Sabinillas on Sunday 13 April from 8 pm and tickets are just 20 euros which includes a glass of cava on arrival, two tapas, and a free drink from the bar (wine, beer, or soft drink).

Tickets are available from El Molino, The Bookshop in Sabinillas, or call 666 271 618.

Honky Tonk Cats at Duquesa Golf this Saturday

Hoonky Tonk Cats poster

The Honky Tonk Cats, Spain’s top Rolling Stones tribute band, will be returning to Manilva when the perfor live in concert at the Duquesa Golf and Country Club, Manilva this Saturday April 5 from 8 pm.

Performing an extensive set of Rolling Stones numbers including ‘Gimme Shelter’, ‘Paint It Black’, ‘Satisfaction’, ‘Angie’, ‘Let’s Spend The Night Together’, ‘Jumping Jack Flash’, and many more this promises to be a great show for lovers of live music.

Tickets are just 20 euros, which includes a glass of cava on arrival, two tapas and free drink from the bar (wine, beer or soft drink) and are available from The Bookshop in Sabinillas, or call 666 271 618 or email