It’s July 2013 and the fantastic music just keeps on rolling.
Wirral Festival of Firsts returns from Saturday 6th to Sunday 14th July at various venues across the Wirral peninsula, and features an engaging mix of music, art, cinema, music, poetry, theatre, music, workshops, competitions, and more music! Full details from festivaloffirsts.com. We’ll be bringing you a taste of some of the music in our next Liverpool Acoustic Spotlight very soon.
The Americana Weekend returns to the Liverpool Philharmonic on the weekend of Friday 26th to Sunday 28th July with a lineup including BeauSoleil avec Michael Doucet, Steve Riley & The Mamou Playboys, and Chris Moreton, plus aftershows and workshops at the Rodewald Suite. The fantastic addition for this year is the Free Americana Fringe Festival at the newly-saved Caledonia on Catharine Street, featuring The Rip Roaring Success, The Flamin’ Mamies, and much more. Weekend tickets and individual event tickets can be bought from liverpoolphil.com
Liverpool Acoustic Live returns to its regular four act format this month at the View Two Gallery, with the event on Friday 26th July 2013 featuring:-
Tickets are available in advance for £5 from wegottickets.com/liverpoolacoustic or for £6 on the night. Doors open at 8.00pm. The event starts at 8.30pm and goes through to 11.00pm.
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All of our future live events can be found at liverpoolacoustic.co.uk/live and if you want to receive information about tickets before they go on general sale then sign up to our events publicity mailing list here.
Here’s a selection of some of the acoustic events taking place this month. Click on the event in the diary for full details and links.
In addition to our regular monthly events at the View Two Gallery, we’re also looking forward to a couple of extra events later this year. One of these is Jon Gomm at LEAF on Bold St on Thursday 12th September, and the other is the return of Celebrating Subversion: The Anti-Capitalist Roadshow on Saturday 19th October. Tickets for Jon Gomm are already selling fast from seetickets.com, and if you want advance notice of tickets for Celebrating Subversion (and our other live events) then sign up to our event PR mailing list here.
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Graham – on behalf of the Liverpool Acoustic Team
Liverpool Acoustic Newsletter – July 2013
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.
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