Events


Gigs, festivals, tours and all that jazz

The clue’s in the title: live event news and reviews go here. And don’t forget… if you’ve got a gig of your own to promote, you can always stick a flyer or a web link on our Facebook page! To view an archive of all earlier events articles visit our Events Archive.

Jonathan Jackson

25/05/2015

Live review: Jonathan Jackson + Enation, Nashville (22 May ’15)

An adoring Nashville crowd provided the perfect opportunity for the actor and his band to show what they’re made of…
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Sandie Shaw

19/05/2015

Songwriting Live @ The Water Rats, London (30 April ’15)

Our showcase at London’s Water Rats welcomed 60s legend Sandie Shaw, with performances from Paulaa, McGoozer and Little Brother Eli…
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Pride

19/05/2015

Songwriting & Bristol Pride present… is less than 48 hours away

This Wednesday sees Songwriting Magazine and Bristol Pride unite to offer songwriters the chance to play at Bristol Pride Festival…
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Songwriting Live at The Water Rats, London

18/04/2015

Songwriting Live @ The Water Rats, London (2 April ’15)

Our second live showcase at London’s Water Rats saw killer sets from Jesse Gamage, Sadie Jemmett and The Doppler Shift…
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The Doppler Shift

27/03/2015

Success Express returns with FAC drop-in session and showcase

On Thursday, London’s The Water Rats hosts another live show and artist session by the FAC, Success Express and Songwriting…
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The Handsome Family

18/03/2015

Live review: The Handsome Family, Bristol (13 March ’15)

A regal hall provided an oddly fitting setting for macabre masters The Handsome Family to wow their delighted Bristol crowd…
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Dave Stewart at the MPG Awards 2015

13/02/2015

Music Producers Guild announces 2015 award winners

Paul Epworth is Producer Of The Year again and Dave Stewart is honoured for his Outstanding Contribution To UK Music…
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IMG_3330

09/02/2015

FAC, Success Express and Songwriting live at The Water Rats (29 January ’15)

Ed O’Brien, Mark Kelly and a host of new talent were on hand to help reopen this legendary London venue…
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Radiohead’s Ed O’Brien to host the inaugural ‘Artist Drop-In Session’

21/01/2015

Ed O’Brien and Songwriting Magazine is a recipe for Success

Radiohead guitarist’s due to host inaugural London ‘Artist Drop-In Session’ for the FAC, in association with Success Express and Songwriting…
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John Lennon Educational Tour Bus

17/01/2015

John Lennon Education Tour Bus gets funky at NAMM

Lennon Bus kicks off its 18th year with funk legend George Clinton and songwriting contest winners at US music conference…
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Morrissey

12/01/2015

Morrissey announces UK tour

Everyone’s favourite LA-based Mancunian miserablist will be playing seven arena dates in March, fans will doubtless be delighted to hear…
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Martin Callingham live at the Alma Tavern Theatre, Bristol

15/12/2014

Live review: Martin Callingham

Ahead of the release of his debut solo record, Martin Callingham treats Bristol’s Alma Tavern Theatre to an intimate performance…
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Songwriting Live 28 Oct 2014

16/11/2014

Live review: Songwriting Live, Bristol (28 October ’14)

Our series of regular songwriter showcases and Q&A sessions continues in the intimate surroundings of The Fringe Bar in Bristol…
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Fleetwood Mac

10/11/2014

Fleetwood Mac announce European tour

Fleetwood Mac announce a European tour with UK dates – and it seems the rumours about Glastonbury just won’t die…
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Songwriting Live

24/10/2014

Live review: Songwriting Live (30 Sept ’14)

On 30 September, Songwriting Live once again saw six of the southwest’s finest singer-songwriters performing at the Fringe Bar in…
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Andy Schrav

22/10/2014

Yamaha, Steinberg and sE songwriting tour

Brands support workshops, with singer-songwriter Martyna Wren, drummer Emily Dolan Davies and producer Andy Schrav, on in the coming weeks…
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Nashville Songwriters Hall Of Fame

06/10/2014

Nashville Songwriters Hall Of Fame holds 2014 ceremony

Top songwriters John Anderson, Paul Craft, Tom Douglas and Gretchen Peters were all inducted at the organisation’s 44th annual event…
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Songwriting Live

03/10/2014

Songwriting Live, Bristol (28 Oct’14)

Our series of regular songwriter showcases and Q&A sessions continues in the intimate surroundings of Clifton’s Fringe Bar in Bristol…
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Nick Cave

30/09/2014

Major Nick Cave tour announced

A rare solo tour by the Birthday Party/Bad Seeds/Grinderman legend will comprise a hefty 19 dates, stretching from Glasgow to…
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Wayne Hussey

27/09/2014

Live review: Wayne Hussey

Songwriting heads to Bristol Bierkeller to check out a one-man show by The Mission frontman and goth legend Wayne Hussey…
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