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Oct
2014

Single review: Doodah Farm – Soft Lad/Oi Oi

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SINGLE REVIEW Artist – Doodah Farm Single – Soft Lad/Oi Oi Release date – 31st October 2014 Reviewer – Ian Sharp Doodah Farm is a four piece folk/rock band from Liverpool. This year been a defining year for the band. They have gigged across the City which included a successful support slot […]

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28
Oct
2014

Finalists Announced for Liverpool Acoustic Songwriting Challenge 2014

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Liverpool Acoustic Songwriting Challenge finalists announced Ten talented local songwriters have been chosen to perform at the Showcase Final for the Liverpool Acoustic Songwriting Challenge 2013 on Friday 22nd November at Mathew Street’s View Two Gallery.Each of the finalists will perform their song with an image of the work of art that inspired it projected onto the […]

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26
Oct
2014

Album review: The Southbound Attic Band – Our Day In The Sun

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ALBUM REVIEW Artist: The Southbound Attic Band Album: Our Day In The Sun Reviewer: Ian D Hall Liverpool Sound and Vision Rating 9/10 There are those that seemingly take great pleasure in deriding the power of Folk music. They are willing to sneer and complain that the story, often or not a […]

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22
Oct
2014

Preview: Songwriters at the Ship – Thursday 6th November 2014

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Songwriters at the Ship is a brand new event from our friends at Mellowtone. This is a series of intimate shows, each featuring a trio of songwriters in the candlelit basement of the Shipping Forecast on Slater Street. The first night is taking place on Thursday 6th November 2014 and […]

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21
Oct
2014

Preview: Liverpool Acoustic Live – Friday 24th October 2014

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LIVERPOOL ACOUSTIC LIVE FRIDAY 24TH OCTOBER 2014 ZOE MULFORD, SILENT CITIES, KATIE NICHOLAS On Friday 24th October 2014 award-winning singer-songwriter Zoe Mulford will be performing at Liverpool Acoustic Live (Live Music Night of the Year, Liverpool Music Awards 2012 and 2013). Originally from Pennsylvania, Zoe now lives in Manchester and tours on both sides of […]

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17
Oct
2014

Candela – Saturday 18th October 2014

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Spooky Men & Scary Smiles Rebel Soul and Lamp Scientists have teamed up to create ‘Candela'; a night of “mystery and music” at the heritage site; Williamson Tunnels on October 18th. The event takes place to launch the latest ep by Science of the Lamps, the limited run CD and […]

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14
Oct
2014

Oxjam Liverpool Takeover – Saturday 18th October 2014

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Oxjam is a nationwide music festival built around the idea of using local music to make a global impact with Oxfam. Throughout October Oxjam will take over sixty towns and cities across the UK, and on Saturday 18th October it’s the turn of Liverpool. The Oxjam Liverpool Takeover will be […]

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11
Oct
2014

We need your Halloween songs

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Liverpool Acoustic Spotlight 2014 Halloween Special Last year we put together the Liverpool Acoustic Spotlight 2013 Halloween Special featuring seven spooky songs from local artists. You can listen to it online and download the podcast by following the link below. liverpoolacoustic.co.uk/2013/10/liverpool-acoustic-spotlight-2013-halloween-special Well, guess what? That’s right, we’re doing it all […]

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1
Oct
2014

Liverpool Acoustic Newsletter – October 2014

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October 2014 sees a bumper Diary Selection Box of cracking gigs for the start of Autumn. Instead of sitting at home watching The X Factor or Strictly Come Dancing why not get out and support live music in one of the best music cities in the world?   LIVERPOOL ACOUSTIC OPEN MIC @ […]

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23
Sep
2014

EP review: Clever Little Tramps – Nothing Is Worthless

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EP REVIEW Artist: Clever Little Tramps EP: Nothing Is Worthless Reviewer: Ian Sharp With influences from the legend that is Bob Dylan, Tom Waits, The Beatles and The Coral, Clever Little Tramps released their long awaited second EP Nothing is Worthless on the 3rd August. The trio of Russell Holden […]

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