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  We hope you enjoy your visit and PLEASE do sign our guest book. and do email us if you have any questions/corrections!

We are members of The Blues Society Webring and has been visited by.. Jug Band Lovers from all over the world.

Last update (14072009)

At last!!. it's here.. a new album featuring the Refried Ginger Jug Band.. but, no longer "Refried" ..the new album is now available.

.. click here for full details and ordering information ..

For details of our double CD click here


The Ginger Jug Band.. in brief..

The original GJB as the name would suggest played "good time" jug band blues material generally taken from the 1920s-1930s period. The band's heyday was the early 1970s when they were in much demand, playing at North Kent & S.E. London folk clubs.

In 2000 Geoff Beaumont, Tony Petto, Rick Harper, Andy Beaumont, and Andy's son Tom got together to form Refried Ginger Jug. This resurrected edition of the GJB played at the 2000 Broadstairs Folk Week and by popular request again in 2001 and 2002. They were accompanied by Gideon Payne on blues harp.. Fans old and new showed their enthusiasm for the band and music and even turned up to Geoff's special "Jug Blowing Workshop" to learn the finer points of playing the jug. See our Galleries for the embarrassing photos....... now in 2006 we see a new album of fine songs.. the band is no longer "refried!!"

You can find the whole story of  Ginger Jug to Refried Ginger Jug and back again... in the Band History  pages of this web- site..

.Also, why not check out.... our sister site featuring Andy Beaumont's Jug Band.. The Rub ~ A~ Dub Jug Band were popular around Anglesey, Wales in the late 70s, early 80s.. CLICK HERE to find out more.


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