We’re really excited this month about our first ever gig at the Music Room. This fantastic new venue is the place to be for Only Child’s album launch this coming Friday 6th May 2016, and Leon Rosselson on Wednesday 14th September.
Our weekly Liverpool Acoustic Open Mic continues in it’s new temporary home The Baltic Social. Hosted by Liverpool Acoustic’s Three Minute Hero (Stuart Todd) and K’s Choice Acoustic’s (Derek King) the night starts at the earlier time of 8.00pm, runs through to 11.00pm, and features one or two booked acts alongside the open mic. Musicians wishing to reserve an open mic slot can either turn up early and add their name to the list or request a slot online by posting on the facebook event page at facebook.com/liverpoolacoustic/events
Liverpool singer-songwriter Alan O’Hare’s eclectic folk ensemble, Only Child, launch their second album, ‘The Whale Found Its Way To The Shore’, on Friday May 6th 2016 at the Music Room, inside Liverpool’s Philharmonic Hall.
Support on the night will come from Dominic Dunn and Vanessa Murray.
Doors open at 7.30pm for an 8.00pm start, and entry is £6 in advance or on the door from liverpoolphil.com 0151 709 3789
You can find out more about the album launch on our recent news item here.
You can join the facebook event at facebook.com/liverpoolacoustic/events
All of our future live events can be found at liverpoolacoustic.co.uk/events 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.
Hailing from deep within the urban forest of Pittsburgh’ East End, the Squirrel Hillbillies (Jenny Wolsk Bain and Gary Crouth) often emerge to share their eclectic mix of folk, country and blues.
Support is provided by James J Turner who’ll be promoting his new single.
Completing the lineup is the Grateful Fred Ukulele Trio, fresh from recording their debut album.
Tickets for the night are £5 in advance from wegottickets.com/liverpoolacoustic or £6 on the door.
Doors open at 7.45pm and the music kicks off at 8.15pm.
Here’s a selection of some of the acoustic events taking place this month.
Don’t forget to visit our website with its new Events page where all of our confirmed free and ticketed events can be found.
Talking of events, our Event PR Mailing List now features a monthly update dedicated to our upcoming events. You can sign up by clicking here.
– on behalf of the Liverpool Acoustic Team
Liverpool Acoustic Newsletter – May 2016
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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