February 2014 sees us marking Liverpool Acoustic Live’s 5th birthday, and we’ve got a cracking show lined up to help us celebrate. And it’s not just us putting on cracking gigs this month, as we’re joined in the Cracking Gigs Club by Mellowtone, Grateful Freds, Acoustic Dustbowl, and The Zanzibar. See our Diary Selection Box below for more details.
Liverpool Acoustic Open Mic takes place every Monday evening at Sound Food and Drink on Duke Street. Hosted by Three Minute Hero (Stuart Todd) each night features a mix of booked acts and open mic. If you want to play and would like to book your slot in advance you can do this by posting on the event page at facebook.com/liverpoolacoustic/events or turn up before the event starts at 8.30pm.
The double award-winning Liverpool Acoustic Live is celebrating its 5th birthday on Friday 28th February 2014. The gig at our regular venue the View Two Gallery features the long-awaited return of local musician Alun Parry, music and visuals from new band Operation Lightfoot, Scarborough’s premier singer-songwriter Joe Solo, and winner of the Liverpool Acoustic Songwriting Challenge Alexandra Jayne.
Tickets are available in advance for £5 from wegottickets.com/liverpoolacoustic or for £6 on the night. Doors open at our new regular time of 7.45pm with the music starting at 8.15pm.
You can join the facebook event at facebook.com/liverpoolacoustic/events
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.
Threshold returns on the weekend of Friday 28th March across the Baltic Triangle (and beyond!) and includes the Liverpool Acoustic Afternoon on Saturday 29th at The Baltic Social (formally Elevator Bar). You can read all about it here.
Don’t forget you can get your Threshold Festival 2014 tickets by visiting tinyurl.com/threshold2014
Graham – on behalf of the Liverpool Acoustic Team
Liverpool Acoustic Newsletter – February 2014
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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