Zoe Schwarz Blue Commotion play in Wiltshire

Zoe Schwarz Blue Commotion……..a truly independent and original band at the cutting edge of the British blues scene!

The great news for blues-rock fans, live music lovers and aspiring musicians in and around the county is that they will be playing at Salisbury Arts Centre on Saturday 17th March……….guaranteed to be a great night and one show not to miss!

Zoë Schwarz’ dynamic and commanding vocal delivery is both eclectic and suave at the same time; just like a chameleon, one part Janis Joplin, one Billie Holiday, and one Nina Simone”…….in its entirety, the band create a luxurious and irresistible sound, displaying great skills and artistic finesse

Their exciting, energetic live set is based around rootsy originals: strong catchy riffs, interesting arrangements, and exciting grooves featuring Rob’s electrifying, and unmistakable touch and flow on guitar.  The highly accomplished rhythm section of Pete Whittaker-Hammond organ and Paul Robinson-drums (Nina Simone, Van Morrison, The Proclaimers, Paul McCartney to name a few) bring massive musical authority and the ability to push the music in unpredictable and exciting directions

Zoë Schwarz Blue Commotion have made a considerable impact these last five years, and is one of the band’s that have added a fresh approach and vibrancy to the UK Blues

“Their originality and adventurous spirit gives them every right to be regarded as being in the vanguard of contemporary blues” – Pete Feenstra, Jan 2018 Get Ready to Rock Magazine

“A serious band with unique songs, tight instrumentation, and a powerful woman up front… edgy vocals, and scorching guitar solos.” – Blues Blast Magazine, USA 2017

“A great band. Terrific musicians, all four of them, very very nice indeed” – Paul Jones Rhythm & Blues, BBC radio 2, 2017

“Zoe Schwarz Blue Commotion is a British band with a powerhouse vocalist, electrifying guitarist, amazing Hammond organist” – Making A Scene USA, 2017

“A whip-crack band… expressive voice… impressive material” – Classic Rock The Blues Magazine, 2016

Words alone cannot convey the special sound these musician’s exude and the only way to truly experience this is by seeing them live.  Having said this, you can get a feel for what’s in store, by having a look and listen to a video track of “Way Down In The Caves” at …………blues-rock has never sounded or looked so good!!

Don’t miss out on seeing Zoe Schwarz Blue Commotion at Salisbury Arts Centre on Saturday 17th March

The venue is located on Bedwin Street, Salisbury, Wiltshire SP1 3UT

Advance tickets are £12.00 (£11/£10 concs/members) and can be purchased by calling 01722 321744 and

To see, hear and find out more about the band and where else they are playing in the UK, please check out

Don’t be late, doors open at 6.45 p.m. and the music starts at 7.30 p.m. 


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