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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






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!


White Bicycles


Liverpool based indie, reggae, pop band. Come and

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


The Grants


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


A rap and funk collective known for bringing bright

colours, positive attitudes and fun to the streets!

Friday 10 August


The Reader Organisation


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

Adam Scott


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


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!

Bright Shapes


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


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


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


Atmospheric Folk Pop Singer/Songwriter with soulful

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


Floating World: Artist’s Sketches


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.


Billy Kelly


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