Archive for March, 2008

Carlton Club tonight – The Windfall / Maliika / Jude Riley / Pablo’s Finest Hour

Thursday, March 27th, 2008

Hey

I’m running another night at the Carlton Club, Whalley Range, this evening. As always, cheap beer and great music. We’ve just fixed up a last-minute set from Simon and Hannah (Pablo’s Finest Hour), who are going to bring their instruments and do a few tunes too… For more info on all of the acts, just click here and to join the Facebook event click here.

Leonard Cohen in Manchester

Wednesday, March 26th, 2008

Wow this is going to be an interesting gig. Can’t believe it’s only 3 months till the Manchester International Festival comes round again…

Tom Kerswill at Ruby Lounge, Manchester tomorrow (Wednesday 26th March)

Tuesday, March 25th, 2008

Hi

I’m doing a very last minute gig at the Ruby Lounge, Manchester tomorrow night. Also on the bill is God’s Little Eskimo, plus other upcoming Manchester bands. For the full details, visit the event page.

My First Tooth, Akita, Tim Holehouse, The Satellites at the Carlton Club, Manchester

Wednesday, March 19th, 2008

Tomorrow, Thursday 20th March, I’m putting on an event at the Carlton Club, in Whalley Range. As always, beer is £1.85 a pint, and entry is £3. Here’s who’s playing:

* My First Tooth
* Akita
* The Satellites
* Tim Holehouse
* Oldseed

It kicks off at 8pm… directions and more details are here… it’s going to be great!

Open mic nights in Liverpool

Monday, March 10th, 2008

[Update May 2009]

Here is a list of the best open mics in Liverpool, following the success of the open mics in Manchester and Lancaster pages. This list will get longer as time goes on!

  • Open mic – The Casa Wine Bar, every Monday from 8pm
  • Acoustic Slice – Mondays – Parr St. This is an acoustic night but we think it still has an open mic element too.
  • Liverpool Lighthouse – every Tuesday – Oakfield Road, Anfield, Liverpool, Merseyside, L4 0UF – 0151 476 2342
  • Acoustic Engine at Viva – every Wednesday – 8pm
  • Trailer Trash at Barfly Bar – Saturday 2-6pm – 07729272748
  • The Pilgrim – Sunday evenings. I really like this venue – it’s got a great atmosphere – especially good for acoustic gigs.

Know of any other acoustic open mics in Liverpool? Let us know!

.. And as always, please do always check with the venue before traveling!

Carlton Club tonight (Thursday) – Aidan Smith

Thursday, March 6th, 2008

Hi!

I’m not actually playing at this one, but I thought I’d let you know because I’m involved in running the night and I reckon it’s going to be a great show. Tonight (Thursday 6th March) at the Carlton Club, Whalley Range, we have:

  • Aidan Smith
  • The Steve Bland Assembly
  • Bleeding Hands
  • David Sanders

Beer costs £1.85 a pint, and it’s a really nice venue. For directions and info head to this page… From 8pm, £3 on door.