Saturday sixth Might 2023 is already pencilled into the diaries of latest music followers across the Studying space. Keith Goldhanger plans to be on the Are You Listening? Pageant for the annual multi venue occasion and recommends that anybody inside earshot of the city must also come alongside.
Keep away from the coronation and all that goes with it by visiting varied music venues scattered across the centre of Studying that may but once more be offering a choice of among the biggest new music this nation has to supply in 2023.
Since beginning in 2013 the Are You Listening? Pageant has raised over £75,000 for his or her charity accomplice Studying Mencap (An area charity that helps folks with studying disabilities and their households) due to this fact we count on a few balloons and possibly some cake to have a good time the primary decade of this fabulous annual occasion.
For these ready to start out a day early DREAM WIFE will probably be headlining St Lawrence Church on Friday fifth of Might. DIVORCE, DOOPS, HEARTWORMS and THE PINK DIAMOND REVIEW full the opening night. For these unable to attend the warm-up present the total day of venue hopping kicks off at Noon Saturday sixth Might and goes on till an honest sufficient time to permit a few of us to leap onto the final practice again in the direction of the capital.
Late trains again into Central London make this a helpful out of city pageant for these of us who like to finish the day in our personal beds due to this fact an affordable day return on the practice within the hope that we don’t get too carried away and overlook the place we’re makes the occasion very reasonably priced for anybody from exterior the realm.
This years line-up options a couple of of our favourites plus a couple of that we hope to catch for the primary time. DEADLETTER in fact stay high of our listing to see once more, the splendidly entertaining ZIYAD AL SAMMAN must be seen once more and PRIMA QUEEN, BLACK HONEY, TVAM and PANIC SHACK are all the time value one other look (or a primary look if you happen to’ve not crossed paths earlier than). COACH PARTY, OPUS KINK JEFFERY LEWIS AND THE VOLTAGE, GIRLI, SOPHIE JAMIESON SHELF LIVES plus a couple of native acts which are all the time value catching will maintain many people blissful through the day simply because it has managed after we’ve attended this occasion beforehand.
Tickets are right here, the pageant web site might be discovered right here and the place to seek out out concerning the trains in any other case you’d by no means get to exit within the first place.
Right here’s a choice of tunes we look ahead to listening to through the day.
See you there.
Phrases by Keith Goldhanger. Extra writing by Keith on Louder Than Warfare might be discovered at his writer’s archive. You too can discover Keith on Fb and Twitter (@HIDEOUSWHEELINV).
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