Co-founder and co-director Graham Anderson is responsible for programming & has been putting on live music most weeks in selected Theatres & venues, for over thirty six years.
Since leaving music college 1985. Graham has programmed, promoted and nurtured Jumpin’ Hot Club and Northern Roots.
He is responsible for the day-to-day running of the business and makes a point to attend all Jumpin’ Hot Club events; so he is a fairly busy guy! Graham programmes all Jumpin’ Hot Club gigs, cantinas and DFDS cruises, and to that end is always seeking out the music first-hand.
Over the years Graham has been involved with: Carnival Roots music Festival (1991), Tyneside Blues & Roots Festival (1992-1998), Wow Festival/Fish Quay Festival (1996-2002) Evolution Festival (2000–2010), Summertyne Americana Festival (2006–2019), North Sea Sounds Cruises (2012-18) Jumpin Hot Jamboree Festival (2013-15) and Country Cantina (2016-Present).