Independent Venue Week is a 7-day celebration of small music venues around the UK and a nod to the people that own, run and work in them, week in, week out. These venues give artists their first experience of playing live in front of an audience and for fans, somewhere to get up close to… Read More What does Parr Hall mean to Warrington Musicians?
Once again, WArringtonMusic.co.uk takes a look back into the Warrington Music archives. This month, we look at one of the town’s most loved exports, who took China by storm and were the last band to book the Parr Hall for a headline show. Exile Parade formed in the summer of 2006, previously playing under the name… Read More #tbt Exile Parade
Back in December 2012, [WAM] released its first compilation album, featuring 15 of the finest artists from Warrington, including the likes of Exile Parade, The Ambersons and Antelopes. This was followed up by six further releases, leading up to the last which was a hefty 18 track compilation for the 2014 Warrington Music Festival. With many… Read More Festival Compilation Still Available For Free Download
With Warrington Music Festival returning next month, we look back to the very first Warrington Music Festival, which was organised as part of Culturefest 2007, and took place on Saturday 28th July. Once again we raid the Warrington Guardian archive as they talk about the day. WITH lyrics about thieving from a girlfriend’s handbag… Read More Warrington Music Festival..Year One