THREE friends are hoping to create a buzz around Warrington’s music scene with regular band nights at Friars Court. Read the full interview on the Warrington Guardian Website here. Sophie Cade, Seb Caddick and Ben Hoyles are launching Friars Live on Saturday, October 29, with performances by Delphina Kings, Fort Myers, Polareyes and The Hotspur… Read More Friars Court band nights to relaunch in Viola Beach’s memory
THEY were due to join Viola Beach on stage for their homecoming show at the Pyramid which tragically never happened. Now The Strawberries will play at The Lounge bar in memory of Kris Leonard, Jack Dakin, River Reeves, Tom Lowe and manager Craig Tarry on Saturday. The Lounge in Springfield Street was where Viola Beach… Read More The Strawberries to play free gig at The Lounge on Saturday in Viola Beach’s memory
The tour, which calls at Warrington on 26 October, will showcase A Conspiracy of Stars, the band’s 22nd studio album, as well as some old favourites. This is the first time in more than 20 years the British band have recorded an album in their native country and it exudes that typically British easy-going confidence… Read More Rockers UFO less than two weeks from Parr Hall show
Warrington Wolves will be looking to make amends for their last appearance in the Super League Grand Final when they face Wigan Warriors, this Saturday at Old Trafford Manchester. Another team of sorts who will hope things go more to plan will be rock band, FEEDER, who were set to play in 2011 but due to wet… Read More #tt 7 Day Weekend support FEEDER (April 2012)
On the Warrington Guardian website, in anticipation of Warrington Festival‘s weekend of Live Music, Weekend Editor David Morgan speaks to Go West about life after the 80’s, their whirlwind success and how have been reliving the era in which they made their name and their hits since the turn of the 21st century. Brit Award winners… Read More Warrington Festival Interviews: Starsailor & Go West
The town is gearing up for a weekend of music with Starsailor & Icon’s of the 80’s performing live on Bank Park as part of Warrington Festival. In the Warrington Guardian this week, there is an exclusive interview with the town’s Indie heroes, Starsailor. Two of the bands who are playing on Saturday, for an event… Read More Warrington Festival starts this Weekend (16/17th Sept)
Frank Turner is as popular as ever with standing tickets selling out within minutes of the 9am start time. However there are still very limited tickets remaining for the relentlessly gigging Singer-Song Writer. Circle Unreserved Seating is available on See Tickets, gigsandtours.com and the Parr Hall website (Sold Out) priced at £28.75 (inc. £1.75 cmsn). Read a… Read More Frank Turner tickets almost sold out!
This event has passed, read our review here Fresh from playing Reading + Leeds Festival for a record tenth time, Folk-Punk Singer-Songwriter Icon, Frank Turner will be returning to Warrington on the 6th December. Frank Turner and backing band, The Sleeping Souls will embark on a 21 date ‘Get Better Tour, named after a track… Read More Frank Turner to return to Warrington – 6th December
A BAND who performed at Glastonbury and Kendal Calling have been announced as the main support for Starsailor at Warrington Festival. Indie quartet, The Rainband, will be among 13 artists warming up the crowd for a full day of music at Bank Park on September 17. They will be joined by psychedelic rockers Psyblings, who… Read More REVEALED: Full line-up for Saturday bill of Warrington Festival headlined by Starsailor
Viola Beach’s debut album has entered at Number 1 on the Official Albums Chart, as fans pay tribute to the band this week. In February this year, the four members of the Warrington band and their manager were tragically killed when their car fell from a highway bridge into a canal in Stockholm. In memory… Read More Viola Beach tops Album Chart at Number 1!