This year’s International Pop Overthrow is in full swing and there are a number of acoustic artists playing at the festival this year, from 20th to 26th May. As well as local performers such as Tony Kehoe, The Great Northwestern Hoboes, Sam Kearney, and The Alun Parry Band, there are also a number of acoustic performers from further afield.
Playing on Saturday 24th and Sunday 25th are Scotland’s finest alt-folk pop band Dropkick. Also playing on Sunday 25th is Bristol’s Roger Tarry.
This music festival has something for everyone, and the best thing is that it’s all FREE!!!
Visit http://www.internationalpopoverthrow.com/schedule-Liverpool-2008.htm for a full list of artists, locations and times.
Liverpool Acoustic is the only website of its kind in the UK. It was founded by Graham Holland in April 2008 as a central resource for the vibrant and exciting acoustic music scene in Liverpool and the Greater Merseyside area. The website publishes news from the local acoustic music scene, previews of upcoming events, reviews of music releases and gigs, and the Liverpool Acoustic Spotlight podcast. This content is available for free via email subscription. The diary lists acoustic events including festivals, theatre concerts, folk clubs, showcases and open mic nights.