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

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    Facebook closed down artist's pages! Keyboard frustration. Just does not replace a (stage) piano. Working with the band for the live recording on 14.10.

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    Took time out in Tokyo, hooking up with some of the local blues musicians and gigging. Rambling Steve Gardner gave me fresh impetus for solo gigs. Back in gun metal grey Berlin. Fighting the winter blues.

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