Melvin Hancox

Live Shows


 

"The word genius is often over used but what else could the man whose show stopping performance at Abertillery Blues Festival on his '57 custom three pick-uped black beauty Les Paul be coined" "Flights and notations of mystery and imagination crashed to Earth like space shrapnel" and a more to the point quote "Why isn't this man a star?"  Just a few of the many positive media quotations Melvin Hancox has experienced of late.

Born to songwriter (for Joe Meek) and playwright (BBC's Play For Today) Stephen. Of late Melvin has had material played on the BBC, Rick Wakeman's Planet Rock Show, live interviews and sessions on mainstream national radio along with writing and television work.


He has currently formed a band in his own image after many years of bringing his talent to other outfits.  Playing his first gig at 12 yrs., signing his first record deal at 16 yrs., touring Europe and gaining experience in both radio and television, forming "Vincent Flatts Final Drive" and scoring his second deal at 18 yrs. whilst also touring Costa Rica and The States and guesting on others sessions along the way, through various permutations he has worked with bands and members from Budgie, Man, Savoy Brown, Canned Heat, Tony McPhee & Paul Hancox ([no relation] ex-legendary Chicken Shack drummer with whom Melvin occasionally performs as "Imagination Lady"), Magnum, Mick Bonham and Ace Kefford [yes related], whilst going on to write, produce and release six highly original albums fronting his own band as well as a solo offering.

Now with the addition of Tom Harper, one of Ireland's much lauded premier musicians (in fact the demand for his services became so great his manager brought him to England 25 years ago for a one-off tour and he's never returned since) who tastefully accompanies with Bass guitar, Keyboards and Vocal. Although versed in many styles Melvin's unique take on traditional forms is a new challenge to Tom and together with a totally seasoned professional, Ray Richman on Drums and Percussion whose C.V. reads like a history of rock & roll performing, writing and recording with the legendary Handsome Beasts and also working with Steve Young (AC/DC) amongst many other rock luminaries he is accompanied by a sympathetic and adaptable rhythm section with several years' pedigree.  Melvin has just completed his fourth season as presenter and writer of the Radio B.O.S.S. Show that's "The Big Oversoul Sounds" for American college radio and was recently described as a talented and witty individual reminiscent of Kenny Everett.

We could go on for pages but we're sure you more than get the picture.  Needless to say if you like your blues/rock played with more experience and imagination than most the "Melvin Hancox Band" is a show that really should not be missed!!!

 

 

 

 

 

    





Melvin Hancox Band

Copyright: Erndor 50 Promotions 

2018. All rights reserved.

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 OCTOBER 2018
 

Fri 19 - Melvin Hancox One Man Show - Red Lion, 6
            Market Place, Evesham WR11 4RE


Fri 26 - Wrekin Inn, 26 Wrekin Road, Wellington, Telford
            TF1 1RH


Sat 27 - Millennium Hall, Oxford. OX33 1BF.   7pm


Sun 28  - Melvin Hancox One Man Show, Nottingham Arms,

               129 High Street, Tewkesbury. B15 3AA


NOVEMBER 2018
    
Sat 3  - The Crew, Queens Hall, 75-77 Queens Road,
            Nuneaton CV11 5LA


Fri 9 -   Bedworth Liberal Club, 22 King Street, Bedworth
            CV12 8HT


Sat 10 - New Wellington, 383 Brettell Lane, Brierley Hill DY8 3TB


Fri  16 - Melvin Hancox One Man Show

             Tower Of Song, 107 Pershore Road South, §Cotteridge,

             Birmingham. B30 3JX


Sat 17 - Prince of Wales, 66 Weston Road, Stafford
             ST16 3RW  9pm


Fri 23 - Route 44, Inn on the Green, 2 Westley Road, Acocks
            Green, Birmingham B27 7UH


Sat 24 - Private Function


Fri 30 -  Coach and Horses, Pinvin, WR10 2ES
 
 DECEMBER 2018
 
Sat 1 -  Hare and Hounds, High Street, Kings Heath,
            Birmingham B14 7JZ  5pm


Sun 2 -  Melvin Hancox One Man Show - 8.00pm - Nottingham
             Arms, 129 High Street, Tewkesbury GL20 5JU


Fri  7  -  Melvin Hancox One Man Show, Blue Piano, 24 Harborne Road,

             Edgbaston, Birmingham. B15 3AA


Sat  8 -  Globe Inn, Watling Street, Wilnecote, Tamworth B&& 5BA


Sun 9 -  Brasshouse, Broad Street, Birmingham B1 2HP  3pm


Fri 14 -  Black Star, 1 Mitton Street, Stourport-on-Severn DY13 8YP


Sat 15 -  Kingswood Tavern, Kingswood Road, Nuneaton CV10 8QH


Fri  21 - Three Tuns Inn, 32 Lichfield Street, Fazeley, Tamworth.

             B78 3QN


Sun 23 - Olton Tavern, Lode Lane, Solihull B92 8NU


Fri 28 -  Cross Keys, Stratford Road, Alcester B49 5AR


NEW YEAR'S EVE - Wrekin Inn, 26 Wrekin Road, Wellington, Telford
                   TF1 1RH
 
2019


January


Sat  12  -  Harley Davidson Riders Club Great Britain Rally, Weston Pools,

                 Oswestry,Shrops. ST10 9ER


Tues 29 -  The Horns, 1 Hempstead Road, Watford. WD17 3RL

                 t; 01923 225020             £5 Door Charge

                 www.thehornswatford.co.uk               

               

                


February


Fri     1  -  Private Function


Sat    2 -  Katie Fitzgeralds, 187 Enville Street, Stourbridge. DY8 3TB

                t: 01384 374410

                www.katiefitzgeralds.co.uk


Fri    8  -  Prince of Wales, 66 Weston Road,
            Stafford ST16 3RW



Sat  16  -  Black Star, 1 Mitton Street, Stourport on Severn. DY13 8YP


Sun  17  -  New Inn, 2 Stafford Road, Newport TF10 7LX. 6pm


March


Sat   9  -  The Crew, Queens Hall, 75-77 Queens Road, Nuneaton. CV11 5LA.


Sat  16 - The Hare and Hounds, High Street, Kings Heath, Birmingham. B!4 7JZ

               5pm start.


April



Sat   6  -  Prince of Wales, 66 Weston Road,
            Stafford ST16 3RW


Fri  12  -  The Met Theatre, 2 Mitre Street, Abertillery. NP13 1AE.  8pm start


Sat  13  -  The Inn On The Green, 2, Westley Road, Acocks Green, Birmingham

                B27 7UH



Fri  26  -  Black Star, 1 Milton Street, Stourport on Severn.DY13 8YP


Sun 28 -  Prince of Wales, Church Lane, Ledbury. HR8 1DL  4-30pm



May


Sat   4  -  Route 44, 2 Westley Road, Acocks Green, Birmingham B27 7UH



June


Sat  22  -  Private Function


Sat  29  -  Royal Oak, Kinnersley, Worcester. WR8 9JR


July


Sat   6 -   The Hare and Hounds, High Street, Kings Heath, Birmingham. B!4 7JZ

                 5pm start


Sat  13 -  Opening up for Big Country at 'Food In The Park' Scotland



Sun  14 -   Boot and Shoe, Greystoke, Penrith, Cumbria CA11 0TP  4pm

                  t: 01768 483343    www.bootandshoegreystoke.co.uk

             


Sat  27  - Black Star, 1 Milton Street, Stourport on Severn.DY13 8YP


August


Thur   1  -   Melvin Hancox One Man Show, Prince of Wales,

                  Church Lane,  Ledbury HR8 1DL  8-30pm


Sat   17 -   Private Function


Sat    24  -  The Crew, Queens Hall, 75-77 Queens Road, Nuneaton. CV11 5LA.



September


October


Sat  12  -  The Inn On The Green, 2, Westley Road, Acocks Green, Birmingham

                 B27 7UH


Sun 27 -   Prince of Wales, Church Lane, Ledbury. HR8 1DL  4-30pm


November


Fri  15  -   Black Star, 1 Milton Street, Stourport on Severn.DY13 8YP



Sat  23 - The Hare and Hounds, High Street, Kings Heath, Birmingham. B!4 7JZ


December


Sat  14  -  The Crew, Queens Hall, 75-77 Queens Road, Nuneaton. CV11 5LA.



Management


For all booking enquiries, please contact Erndor50


John Davis: 07775 714280


Jan Davis: 07795 155559


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