levenshulme festival 2006

The Levenshulme Community Festival 2006

Friday 20th October to Wednesday 1st November

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THURSDAY 19th October

danbert nobacon

M19 Bar First floor Acoustic Suite, Stockport Rd

Under the Pavement

ALL FM Radio’s Under the Pavement presents Danbert Nobacon from Chumbawamba and Tracey Curtis, an upcoming singer songwriter from Wales in a night of acoustic music. Plus music from David and Spike of Under the Pavement, Manchester’s radical radio show on ALL FM 96.9fm.

Doors 7.30pm

£5 doors

Tel 07890 804 606

radio@underthepavement.org

www.underthepavement.org

 

FRIDAY 20th October

M19 bar Ground Floor, Stockport Rd

Official Festival Launch

This years festival will be officially launched with BBC Radio Manchester and a host of special guests. Live entertainment is from the Manchester School of Samba(www.msamba.org.uk), Refresh Theatre Company, Salsa Dancers and Eqyptian dancers plus acoustic performances.

6pm - 7pm

FREE

FRIDAY 20th October

october

M19 Bar First Floor Acoustic Suite, Stockport Rd

AcousticFest in aid of oxjam

Acoustic Music event with Gail Sullivan from BBC Radio Manchester. Oxfam’s fundraising music campaign features the UK’s fast rising acoustic Diva ‘October’ as heard on Radio 1 plus Adam Kelly, Amida, Tony Reid, Dave Green, Karl Eland, Pendula, Lost City Ramblers, Redwood Thinkers and Native State.

Meet Gail Sullivan from the legendary Phil & Gail late night radio show on BBC Radio Manchester. Gail will be broadcasting her show live from the venue from 10pm - 11pm

Doors 7pm

£3 donation to Oxfam

 

FRIDAY 20th October

Packhorse Pub, Stockport Rd

24rockfest New Music showcase

With Junction 37, Private Universe, Reedstone Overboard, Zen Cohen and Tone Poets plus TFI Friday Indie club night DJ James H.

Doors 7.30pm - First band 8pm

£3 adv, £4 doors

dezi donnelly

SATURDAY 21st October

Union Inn, Stockport Rd

Irish Night

With the award winning fiddle player Dezi Donnelly from Celtic Rock band ‘Toss the Feathers’ and guitarist Seamus Curley

Doors 8pm

FREE

 

SUNDAY 22nd October

Union Inn, Stockport Rd

Irish afternoon with Driftwood

Celebrate with the one and only Irish Country and Western band ‘Driftwood’. This is a lively afternoon where the customers and more often than not the band end up dancing on the tables!!!

4pm

FREE

 

SUNDAY 22nd October

The Sidings

Live Music

8pm

FREE

MONDAY 23rd October

The Packhorse, Stockport Rd

BBC Radio Manchester ‘Irish Night’ Outside broadcast

Show broadcast live on 95.1fm at 6.30pm

BBC Radio Manchester is doing a live outside broadcast of their new Irish community programme ‘Irish Night’. The show features Alan Keegan and all the Irish night team. Live entertainment from Tara O’Caroline traditional Irish musicians, Irish Dancing from Keegan Kennedy School of Irish Dancers plus Irish Poetry and the launch of Young, Gifted & Green’s tenth anniversary DVD

Doors 6pm

Arrive early to get a good seat

FREE

bbc radio manchester

MONDAY 23rd October

M19 Bar, Stockport Rd

Open Mic Night

The launch of "19 Open Mic", M19's first open mic night. All are welcome, just turn up by 7pm.

First act 8pm

FREE

 

TUESDAY 24th October

Union Inn, Stockport Rd

Levfest Talent Night

Have you got a unusual talent?, can you play the spoons?, tell a joke, juggle, dance or sing? Then why not enter the LevFest talent competition.

8pm

FREE

 

WEDNESDAY 25th October

The Packhorse, Stockport Rd

Beatyourartout

Film & Live Music night

Having re-located to Levenshulme, the beatyourartoutteam are excited to be part of the Levfest and hope the event will encouragelike minded artists and musicians to see potential in Levenshulme. Established in 2004, Beatyourartout was born out of frustration and enthusiasm for music, film, poetry, theatre and art.

This night is designed with the idea of giving the opportunity to and combining diverse talent from musicians, artists, writers and film-makers to produce a eclectic musical and artistic experience for all involved

Doors 7.45pm - 11.30pm

Adm £2 with flyer

 

WEDNESDAY 25th October

Union Inn, Stockport Rd

ALL FM Full Irish Radio show live

Outside broadcast & Traditional Irish session with Grace Kelly and friends. Martin Hogan and all the team from the Full Irish Radio show on ALL FM 96.9fm will be broadcasting their show live from 7pm - 9pm.

Doors 6.30pm

FREE

 

SATURDAY 28th October

Union Inn, Stockport Rd

Union Irish Night

Music with Skirm.

9pm

FREE

 

SATURDAY 28th October

The Sidings

Live Tribute Act

8pm

FREE

 

SATURDAY 28th October

Farmers Arms

Live Music

8pm

FREE

 

driftwood

SUNDAY 29th October

Union Inn, Stockport Rd

Irish afternoon with Driftwood

4pm

FREE

 

SUNDAY 29th October

M19 Bar First Floor Aoustic Lounge

Acousticfest - "Inthecity" special in aid of oxjam

Oxfam’s fundraising music campaignFeatures the UK’s fast rising acoustic Diva ‘October’ as heard on Radio 1 plus Adam Kelly, Amida, Mark Greville, Jai James, David Green, Karl Eland, 127 Band, Mark Wilson, Lost City Ramblers and Native State.

Doors 7pm

£3 donation to Oxfam

 

SUNDAY 29th October

The Packhorse, Stockport Rd

24rockfest In the City New Music showcase

With Elivation, The Realies, If Need Be, The Drift, When Snow Falls and the Next Phase plus DJ James H.

Followed by Sunday Night club night with Tommy Dee

Doors 6.30pm, First band 7pm

£3 adv, £4 doors

FREE after 10.30pm

 

SUNDAY 29th October

The Sidings

Live Music

8pm

FREE

 

TUESDAY 31st October

Union Inn, Stockport Rd

LevFest Talent Night - Halloween Special

Have you got a unusual talent? Can you play the spoons? Tell a joke? Juggle, dance or sing? Then why not enter the LevFest talent competition, Vampires and Ghosts welcome at this Halloween special.

8pm

FREE

bbc radio manchester

For more information please contact Joyce at the festival office on 0161 257 2484 or email info@levenshulmefestival.co.uk