Lush voice comes to Citadel

THE first lady of British blues is coming to St Helens.

Connie Lush - widely recognised as one of the finest singers this country has ever produced - comes to the Citadel on Saturday (July 30).

The gig will be Lush’s third in as many years at the Water Street venue and theatre bosses are confident the popular singer will draw in big crowds.

Critically acclaimed, she has been voted best UK female vocalist by readers of Blues in Britain on five occasion.

The singer has also garnered strong support on the continent where she is particularly popular in France.

* Connie Lush and Blues Shouter will be performing at the Citadel on Saturday, July 30. Tickets are £12/£10. Doors open at 8pm. For further information or to book tickets call the Citadel box office on 01744 735436 or visit the Citadel website