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Liverpool Bandstand – Week Three Line Up

Enjoy free outdoor performances on the Summer of Love Liverpool Bandstand.

Every Thurs, Fri, Sat & Sun  26 July – 19 August 2012

 

 

WEEK THREE

LINE UP

 

Thurs 9 – Sun 12 Aug 2012

 

FREE

 

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

12noon

Liverpool blues, jive, folk and skiffle band. They’ll make

you smile, tap your toes and maybe even dance!

 

White Bicycles

1.30pm

Liverpool based indie, reggae, pop band. Come and

enjoy their steel drums and music on the sunnyside of life!

 

The Grants

3pm

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!

 

Fire Beneath the Sea

4.30pm

A rap and funk collective known for bringing bright

colours, positive attitudes and fun to the streets!

Friday 10 August

 

The Reader Organisation

12noon

Fun, interactive poetry and prose readings for all the family!

Adam Scott

1.30pm

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.

Jennifer Vaudrey

3pm

A young blues and soul singer-songwriter from Liverpool,

currently promoting the release of her first EP in September.

 

Babysitter

4.30pm

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

12noon

Incredible competition winning young baritone and

pianist performing a well-known range of music

from classical to the present day.

Radiate

1.15pm

A young up and coming all female acoustic band

with distinctive vocalists. Expect to hear originals

plus some unexpected mash ups!

Bright Shapes

2.15pm

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

Elliot Oakley

3.30pm

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

Rare Choir & Soloists

4.45pm

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

 

 

Bill Orrick

12noon

Atmospheric Folk Pop Singer/Songwriter with soulful

impassioned lyrics, and a penchant for strange chords on twangy guitars!

 

Floating World: Artist’s Sketches

1.30pm

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

3pm

Unique acoustic reworkings of classic songs from

the likes of Suzanne Vega, Neil Finn, Paul Simon and the Eurthymics.

 

Billy Kelly

4.30pm

Acoustic folk rock originals from this established Liverpool singer-songwriter.

Download the lineup: Liverpool Bandstand – Week Three Line Up

 

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