Liverpool Acoustic Festival - Fri (6pm - 11pm)

Liverpool Acoustic Festival - Fri (6pm - 11pm)

Fri Fri 21 March 2014

Liverpool Acoustic Festival

unity is set to host Liverpool's very first Acoustic Festival!
 
Headlined by Liverpool legend and former Icicle Works member,Ian McNabb (Sat 22 Mar) and critically-acclaimed Liverpool born, Robert Vincent (Fri 21 Mar) the festival features over 15 upcoming artists as well as more established acts, seminars, record fairs, Q&As, workshops and special events.
 
unity is opening up every space and using every nook and cranny and filling it with soothing sounds and mellow vibes in a jam-packed weekend celebrating the glory and passion of acoustic and roots music, that travelled to, through or from our great city.
 
Tickets are limited and advanced booking is essential, so don't miss out on this brand new intimate, festival experience.

Fri 21 Mar


Robert VincentRobert Vincent
Described by Q magazine as "the scouse Springsteen" Robert has gained him many plaudits, being hailed by The Times and The Guardian as ONE TO WATCH.

Ewan McLennan
A critically-acclaimed, multi award-winner (BBC Radio 2 Horizon Award) combines traditional folk with a sound of his native Scotland, has gained him a reputation as a rising talent.

Anna Corcoran
With echoes of Carole King and Joni Mitchell, Liverpool-born Anna is a critically-acclaimed, award-nominated artist and has been featured on BBC Radio 2 and BBC 6 Music.

Shannen Bamford
A soft, dark acoustic sound, with extensive play on local radio, Shannen can site Rebecca Fergusonand Mel C as fans. An unmissable talent.

Thom Morecroft
A veteran on the Liverpool music scene, Thom has gained great critical-acclaim with his fantastic voice and folk sound, including 3 awards at Liverpool Music Awards (Best Male Artist).

Andy Pink
Known most notably as the frontman of alt-rock outfit CAVES, Andy's solo project combines beautiful melody with punk ethic, reminiscent of early Elvis Costello and Bruce Springsteen.


Special festival event


Beer tasting (5:30pm - 6:30pm)
unity has teamed up with Liverpool Organic Brewery to give you the chance to sample some delicious ales from the brewery's ever growing selection.



Full festival line-up:

Fri 21 Mar (6pm - 11pm)
Robert Vincent I Ewan McLennan I Anna Corcoran I Shannen Bamford I Thom Morecroft I Andy Pink + workshops, seminars, Q&As and record fairs.

Sat 22 Mar (1pm - 5pm)
Thomas McConnell I Megan Thomas I Just By Chance I Katreena Bowell I The Fireflys I Edward Barlow I Michael J Roach + workshops, seminars, Q&As and record fairs.

Sat 22 Mar (6pm - 11pm)
Ian McNabb I Thomas J Speight I TJ & Murphy I Sophia Ben-Yousef I Laura Campbell I Gary Edward Jones I Paul Dunbar.

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Media Partner: Bido Lito
Officially Sponsored by: Bumper, News From Nowhere
Officially Supported by: Liverpool Organic Brewery, Liverpool Acoustic
 
Act info coming soon!

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Booking Tickets

  • Friday 6pm - 11pm only :  £12
  • Saturday 1pm - 5pm only : £10
  • Saturday 6pm - 11pm only : £14
  • Saturday full-day pass 1pm - 11pm: £20 (save £4)
  • Full weekend pass - Friday & Saturday:  £30 (save £6)

How to book:
Each session of the festival can be booked individually or you can book day and weekend passes. You can dip in and out of the festival or stay and see everything, the decision is yours! To book individual sessions simply go to the relevant page and add the correct number of tickets to the basket. If you book all the sessions or both Saturday sessions the discount will automatically be applied for the full-day or weekend passes!
Seating: Unallocated
Additional fees: Ticket postage (optional) £1.00
Access: For access requirements please contact the box office or click here!