Archive for the ‘Gigs’ Category

Gig tonight at The Old Dancer, Wilmslow

Saturday, July 19th, 2014

Hi everyone,

I’m playing tonight at The Old Dancer in Wilmslow. Stage time 8.30pm, and I’m playing in the upstairs bar. It’s a free gig. I’ll be playing loads of new stuff… Venue details here.

Coming up this Friday – A gig with Ivan Campo in Macclesfield

Sunday, June 16th, 2013

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I’m playing a gig in Macclesfield this Friday, 21st June 2013 at the Acoustic Sanctuary event at the King Edward St Chapel in Macclesfield. The lineup features:

  • Ivan Campo
  • Hugo Kensdale
  • Helen Walford
  • Tom Kerswill

I’m really looking forward to it — it’ll be my first gig for quite a few months, and a chance to play some new songs too!

You can find the Facebook event for it here

Seven Miles Out festival in Stockport today

Sunday, July 29th, 2012

The Seven Miles Out festival is a great, free festival in the centre of Stockport, from the organisers of The Teenage Market. It’s taking place today (Sunday, 29th July 2012) from 11am until 4pm. I’m playing at the Baker’s Vaults at 12.40pm today – and on one of the stages inside the market at 2.50pm (Just before Manchester musician Gideon Conn). It’s going to be a great day. The sun’s even come out!

Tom

Huddersfield Cotton Factory – Tomorrow (Friday)

Thursday, December 9th, 2010

I’m playing at Huddersfield’s Cotton Factory tomorrow (Friday 10th Dec 2010). It’s a charity gig, raising money for the Karma Enduro rally, which in turn raises £10,000 for charity. Click for more details of tomorrow’s gig.

It will be good to be in Huddersfield again. I seem to have ended up playing there quite a lot recently – including the Huddersfield Oxjam event back in October.

Oxjam Huddersfield – tomorrow

Friday, October 22nd, 2010

I’m really excited to be playing the Oxjam Huddersfield gig on Saturday, 23rd October.

It’s a whole afternoon and evening of music, with a total of 42 acts playing – from acoustic solo artists and duos, to full bands.

Tickets can be bought at Oxfam’s shop on New Street, from the venues on the day or online at We Got Tickets.

Complete Lineup for Oxjam Huddersfield 2010

The Graduate (Huddersfield SU):

5.45-6.15pm – The Rise

6.30-7.00pm – The Creeks

7.15-7.45pm – EBGBs

8.15-8.45pm – Ether5

9.00-9.30pm – Ashe Vendetta

9.45-10.30pm – Five Minute Limit

10.45pm Onwards – The Rag Tags

The Parish, Kirkgate:

5.45-6.15pm – Wind Up Mind

6.30-7.00pm – Nicola’s Cage

7.15-7.45pm – Mark of 1000 Evils

8.00-8.45pm – Mr Shiraz

9.15-10.00pm – MinionTV

10.15-10.45 – Cub Club

11.00pm-0.00am – The Scaramanga Six

Bar 1:22, New Street:

5.30-6.00pm – Luva Gunk

6.15-6.45pm – The White Tide

7.00-7.30pm – NAKED

8.00-8.30pm – Keirononon

8.45-9.30pm – Escape Artist

10-10.45pm – King Kananga

11.00pm-0.00am – AuditCONTROL

Sleepers, Viaduct Street:

5.30-6.00pm – The Kitschens

6.15-6.45pm – Last of the Sirens

7.00-7.30pm – Bad Bad Bird

7.45-8.30pm – Feeds

9.00-9.45pm – The Revenues

10.15-11.00pm – Leo Brazil and His Twitch

11.15pm-0.00am – Nu Popes

Little Buddha Bar, Viaduct Street:

5.45-6.15pm – Thomas Armstrong

6.30pm-7.00pm – Aether

7.15-7.45pm – Jack Hopkinson

8.00-8.45pm – Stuart Nolan (psychological experience)

9.00-9.30pm – Harrison Richards (mind reader)

9.45-10.30pm – Owen Phillips

10.45-11.30pm – Liz Mackenzie

The Head of Steam, St George’s Square:

5.30-6.00pm – I am the prize

6.15-6.45pm – Dave Haigh

7.00-7.30pm – Jasmine Kennedy

7.45-8.15pm – Alice Nicholls

8.30-9.00pm – Tom Kerswill

9.15-10.00pm – Ben Marron

10.15-11.00pm – Steph Stephenson

Gig in Altrincham tonight

Thursday, August 12th, 2010

Hi everyone

I’m playing at the Green Room in Altrincham tonight from 9pm (Thursday, 12th August 2010). It’s been a while since I’ve done a gig, so I’m looking forward to it. Here’s the address:

17 Goose Green
Altrincham, Cheshire WA14 1DW
07971 676 049

Baa Bar on Tuesday

Saturday, May 1st, 2010

Hello! There’s an exciting gig at Baa Bar, Fallowfield on Tuesday. It’s being put on by Silent Sara, in aid of the Red Cross.

The lineup is looking really good – it features seven acts, including Karima Francis, Kristyna Myles, Glyn Bailey, Robin Mukherjee, Risa Hall and Pavor Nocturnus. I’ll be playing a couple of songs too.

I think entry is by donation, 3 or 4 quid. Should be a really nice night. Things kick off promptly at 8pm…

Playing Contact Theatre 2pm today

Saturday, February 27th, 2010

Just a quick one – I’m playing at Contact Theatre, Manchester, 2pm today – as part of their Art Rumble event. It’s a free gig and there are art and craft stalls there too..

Loads more gigs to tell you about – will post another update later today….

Acoustic Eclectic in Stalybridge this Wednesday

Tuesday, November 24th, 2009

Acoustic Eclectic with Tom Kerswill - Wed 25th Nov

Acoustic Eclectic with Tom Kerswill - Wed 25th Nov

Acoustic Eclectic is a lovely acoustic night at the Q-Inn in Stalybridge. I’m playing there tomorrow evening (Wednesday, 25th November). It’s a free night (donations welcomed). There’s an open mic beforehand, and I’d really recommend it as a place to play. Lovely friendly, audience, nice beers – a good night!

You can add yourself to the Facebook event or head over to the acoustic eclectic myspace page.

Gig at Roadhouse, Manchester tonight 8pm (Friday)

Friday, October 9th, 2009

Just been asked to play a very last-minute gig at the Roadhouse in Manchester. I’m supporting Manchester electro band Bleachbaby and will be on stage 8pm…. tonight, Friday, 9th October… should be fun!
Tom

Pulse Cafe Bar, Todmorden – Sunday 2nd Aug at 2pm

Sunday, August 2nd, 2009

I’m playing at the Pulse Cafe Bar on Sunday, 2nd August from 2pm. It’s a free gig and is going to be nice and relaxed….


Tom Kerswill at Pulse Cafe, Todmorden

Birmingham Gig tonight 6th June – Heroes of Cartography with Tom Kerswill

Saturday, June 6th, 2009

I’m playing a show tonight (Saturday 6th June 09) in Birmingham, with Heroes of Cartography. It’s £3 in, and includes a copy of their EP.

Eventful page

Facebook event page

I’m on stage about 9pm


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Party back in Manchester afterwards from 1am. Drop me a Facebook message, or a comment on this blog post, for details!

Tom

Bay Horse Gig this Sunday (7th June) – Country Club

Friday, June 5th, 2009

There’s going to be a really nice little gig this Sunday at the Bay Horse. I’m playing around 6.45pm. and there”s a barbecue – which is always a good thing at a gig:

BBQ!! 3.30-4.15 (at least)
Doors 4.30-5.00
Thom Stone 5.15-5.45
Andy Needham 6.00-6.30
Tom Kerswill 6.45-7.00
SRGents 7.15-7.45
Charnock & Russell 8.00-8.30
Kamal Arafa 8.45-9.15
BBKC 9.30-10.00
The Bedlam Six 10.15-10.45

Recommended Manchester gigs tonight (Thursday 4th June)

Thursday, June 4th, 2009

Hi

Two really good events happening tonight (I’ll be going to the one at Fuel):

For Folk’s Sake is at Cup, from 6pm-9pm, Featuring Tom Kitching and Gren Bartley.

Hi, How Are You?, from the people behind Mushaboom Folk, is happening at Fuel tonight. Featuring Mia Vigar, and Deaf to Van Gogh’s Ear

Tom

Facebook, and an event tomorrow

Wednesday, May 13th, 2009

Hi all you Facebookers! I’ve begun addiing notes from my blog directly onto Facebook… so if you just saw a load of notes from me in your news streams, then that’s why!

On another note – I’ve just created a Facebook Musician Page. More info will be added on that soon.

And finally – I’m running an event tomorrow (Thursday) at St. Ninian’s church in Chorlton. We have five excellent bands playing: To Sophia, Sam and the Plants, Pablo’s Finest Hour, Kamal Arafa and Butler Williams. It starts at 7.30pm and is £4 on the door.

Gig at Sir Ralph Abercromby, Manchester Sunday evening (10th)

Saturday, May 9th, 2009

Hi

I’m playing in Manchester, at the Sir Ralph Abercromby pub (Bootle Street) tomorrow night – Sunday 10th. It’s Ben Taylor’s “Sunday Roast” night. Also on the bill is the excellent Dan Melrose. Show starts 8pm, and I’m on around 9 or 10…

Tom

Undergrowth Collective

Thursday, March 5th, 2009

Been working on a very exciting new collective / series of events, in association with For Folk’s Sake, Songs for the Bath Tub, and the Hobop collecitve: It’s called the Undergrowth Collective.

I’ll post the full press release shortly. We’ve got a Twitter Feed set up for the collective too. The next event will be the Hoboparty at Cup (Manchester) on 23rd March – with a lineup that includes Kreg Viesselman and DJs from the Brute Chorus. All very exciting. More details shortly…

Free Gig at the Roadhouse, Sunday 15th June

Sunday, June 15th, 2008

Hi – playing a free gig tonight at the Roadhouse. Click here for the Facebook event page… On the bill are:

Say
Dorne Hendry
Garron Frith
Tom Kerswill
Danny Mahon
Ben McGarvey
Alexis McLean
Lou Whatling

Listen:

http://www.myspace.com/louwhatling

http://www.sayjansfield.co.uk

http://www.garronfrith.co.uk

http://www.myspace.com/tomkerswill

http://www.myspace.com/alexismcleanmusic

http://www.myspace.com/dorne

http://www.myspace.com/dannymahon

http://www.myspace.com/benmcgarvey

THE FOLKS

http://www.manchestermusic.co.uk

http://www.theelectriccircus.net

http://www.theroadhouselive.co.uk

http://www.myspace.com/roadhousevenue

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!