Enjoy free outdoor performances on the Summer of Love Liverpool Bandstand.
Every Thurs, Fri, Sat & Sun 26 July – 19 August 2012
Thurs 9 – Sun 12 Aug 2012
The Norris Family / White Bicycles / The Grants / Fire Beneath the Sea
The Reader Organisation / Adam Scott / Jennifer Vaudrey
Babysitter / Peter Edge and James Kealey / Radiate / Bright Shapes
Elliot Oakley / Rare Choir and Soloists / Bill Orrick
Floating World: Artist’s Sketches / Helen Maher & Mike Neary / Billy Kelly
Thursday 9 August
The Norris Family
Liverpool blues, jive, folk and skiffle band. They’ll make
you smile, tap your toes and maybe even dance!
Liverpool based indie, reggae, pop band. Come and
enjoy their steel drums and music on the sunnyside of life!
An acoustic set from The Grants, a band based around
brothers Chris and Anthony Grant. They’ve recently
signed a world wide publishing deal, with a 2013 UK
and US tour booked and an album on the way. Not to be missed!
A rap and funk collective known for bringing bright
colours, positive attitudes and fun to the streets!
Friday 10 August
Fun, interactive poetry and prose readings for all the family!
A passionate singer/songwriter varying from soft to dynamic,
with personal touching lyrics. For all those fans of City and
Colour, Benjamin Francis, Leftwich and Ed Sheeran.
A young blues and soul singer-songwriter from Liverpool,
currently promoting the release of her first EP in September.
Liverpool acoustic father and daughter songwriting duo
John Wishart and Gabrielle Hayes-Wishart will be
performing emotive songs and movingly sweet vocals.
Described by Ian Mcnabb of the Icicle Works as “quite excellent”.
Saturday 11 August
Peter Edge & James Kealey
Incredible competition winning young baritone and
pianist performing a well-known range of music
from classical to the present day.
A young up and coming all female acoustic band
with distinctive vocalists. Expect to hear originals
plus some unexpected mash ups!
Music from a talented young band, packed full of wonderful vocals,
beautiful guitar and sweeping basslines. Brought to the
Liverpool Bandstand by www.somewhereto.com
Solo acoustic set from Elliot Oakley from band The Blacklights,
a 6-piece band that performed their first gig for a Noel Gallagher
after-party. Brought to the Liverpool Bandstand by www.somewhereto.com
The Rare Choir is made up of talented local young people
aged 11-19, who will entertain you with songs new and old!
Sunday 12 August
Atmospheric Folk Pop Singer/Songwriter with soulful
impassioned lyrics, and a penchant for strange chords on twangy guitars!
A dynamic theatre and live music preview of the free
Floating World performances on 15 August at Everton
Park and Tate Liverpool. Floating World is a ghostly,
mythological, journey of discovery created by Hope Street Ltd’s
Emerging Artists, inspired by the Turner, Monet and
Twombly exhibition at Tate Liverpool. Not to be missed!
Helen Maher & Mike Neary
Unique acoustic reworkings of classic songs from
the likes of Suzanne Vega, Neil Finn, Paul Simon and the Eurthymics.
Acoustic folk rock originals from this established Liverpool singer-songwriter.
Download the lineup: Liverpool Bandstand – Week Three Line Up
Liverpool Bandstand, Williamson Square, L1 1EQ