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Jules Fothergill

12th January 1979 - 1st March 2019

We are deeply saddened  at the passing of our friend and guitarist Jules Fothergill who died on 1st March 2019.
Our hearts go out to Jules's wife and family at this time.
His friendship and music will be in our hearts forever.

"a masterclass on each instrument" 
The Evening Mail, Barrow 
"superb harp/guitar funky blues" 
Get Ready To Rock

      " Jules Fothergill....eyeball meltingly brilliant"
What's On, London

"a rhythm section....sprung like an industrial coil"  
The Times, London 

"the best harp player since Sonny Boy Williamson"
Champion Jack Dupree (1966)

"a sumptuous auditory experience that you don't want to end"
Blues In The North West

"....the sublime guitarmanship of....Steve Wright" 
Blues In Britain

O'Leary is simply superb....such a powerful precise tone"
The Times, London
"in the hands of the John O'Leary Band, the musical form clearly shows its roots, whilst demonstrating just how far it has evolved"
Radio GTFM 107.9
John O'Leary, Jules Fothergill, Steve Wright, Jools Grudgings, Roger Inniss, Joachim Greve

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