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Liverpool Acoustic Spotlight 2011 Christmas Special

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LIVERPOOL ACOUSTIC SPOTLIGHT
2011 CHRISTMAS SPECIAL


Welcome to the
Liverpool Acoustic Spotlight 2011 Christmas Special. We put out a call on our facebook page for any local acoustic musicians who have Christmas songs that we can play. We expected a couple – instead we got a sleigh full! Many thanks to everyone who submitted a song. Yes, we know they’re not all acoustic, and they’re not all from local artists, but they all fit into the Christmas theme in one way or another.


As we say on every show (read the blurb right at the bottom) now is as good a time as any to show your support for our local artists by sending them messages on facebook, ‘liking’ their page, going to their live gigs, and buy music direct from them where possible. If you like a song that you’ve heard on this show, let the artist know. It’ll make their day, and maybe even brighten up their Christmas! 
Liverpool Acoustic Spotlight #60
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  1. Alex Hulme – I Won’t Be Home This Christmas
    thisisalexhulme.com
    Download this song for free from Cityscape Records
  2. Rob Rivieres – I Just Want Christmas Back
    robrivieres.com
    Visit Rob’s website to download Before The Dawn EP for free
  3. The Southbound Attic Band – A Red Rose
    Barry Jones (vocals & guitar), Ronnie Clark (bass)
    myspace.com/southboundatticband
  4. The 10p Mixes – Christmas Number One
    Danni (keyboard & vocals) and Will (guitar)
    the10pmixes.blogspot.com

    Download the Christmas Number One EP for free here
  5. The Good Intentions – Silent Night
    thegoodintentions.co.uk
    This song was written by Jon Byrd from Nashville, and performed with permission.
  6. Tom Menarry, ft Amelia Rose – Is This Christmas? facebook.com/tommenarry
    Lipa student. Ton (vocals and piano), add vocals Amelia, Produced by Fraser Car-Gomm.
  7. Faraday (Martin Minshall) - It’s Christmas Everywhere
    facebook.com/Faraday.Official
    Download this track for free from here.
  8. Graeme Heerden – Christmas in the Morning
    soundcloud.com/grafa16
    Lipa student
    Music by Graeme, Words by Graeme, and Bobbie Jones
    Download this track for free here.

 






Liverpool Acoustic Spotlight #60 – Christmas 2011 
If you get the chance, please support your local artists by emailing them, joining their mailing lists, leaving them comments, going to their gigs, and buying their music direct from them where possible. The Liverpool Acoustic Spotlight is produced and presented by Graham Holland on behalf of the Liverpool Acoustic website. It is also available on the Internet courtesy of Art In Liverpool FM (Defnet Media), and is a proud member of the Association of Music Podcasting. The theme music is King of the Faeries by Andrew Ellis from his CD Midnight On The Water.









Liverpool Acoustic

About Liverpool Acoustic

Liverpool Acoustic is the only website of its kind in the UK. It was created 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. It contains an extensive diary of acoustic events, from festivals, theatre concerts and folk clubs to showcases and open mic nights. The News and Reviews service is available as a free email subscription and carries news about upcoming events, reviews of cds and gigs, interviews with local musicians, and a newsletter on the first of each month.