LaVendore Rogue LaVendore Rogue Colchester LaVendore Rogue features 3 former members of hit European alt-blues act; Hokie Joint, who previously took their genre-defying sound across Europe to clubs and festivals including Cognac 'Blues Passion' Festival (FR) with Moby, C.W. Stoneking and ZZ Top. The Peer Festival (BE) with legends such as Steve Winwood and Jeff Beck and the Maryport Festival (UK), where they were broadcast live to an audience of millions via BBC Radio 2. LaVendore Rogue was formed in 2013 and released their stripped down debut EP, entitled "What's The Meaning of" a few months later. This led to the band being described as “Pure Oxygen” by R2 Magazine (UK) and as “If the Black Crowes came from Essex, they’d be called LaVendore Rogue” by Joe Cushley, who “discovered” Seasick Steve. Following a year which saw LaVendore Rogue share bills with Ian Siegal, The Pretty Things and The Royal Southern Brotherhood, the band is now ready to release their full debut electric album “Light Up With”. Produced by Chris West whose own studio credits include Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds and Richard Ashcroft.