About Us

Pete Gavin

is a british blues musician, slide guitar, harmonica and piano, with more than fifty years experience playing around the world. He has sold over ten thousand of his self produced albums and played thousands of gigs.

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Pete Gavin & shAnghAi blues gAng

are a blues rock trio featuring Pick Stevens aus shAnghai playing electric bass, acoustic double bass, didgeridoo and vocals, plus Thilo Brandt on drums.
Here's the band 'live' playing Son House's blues classic 'Death Letter'.

Press kits: solo, duo, band.


BerlinSwamp Music

Double drumming with Thilo and Niklas Nesselhut.

shAnghAi'd With Respect'

The best of 'Shanghai Blues' and 'Blues Respect'

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  • Trouble In Love

    Wild slide and harmonica.

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  • News & Events


    Piano practice. Made the first piano videos. Re-arranging some tunes e.g. 'Trouble In Love'.

    2nd Balcony Concert.


    Covid has devastated the live music scene. There's some solo gigs around but band work is hard to come by.

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    Mainly private solo work. Acquired a portable keyboard useful for piano gigging.

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    Events Calendar



    Gigs for current year.

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