Indie rock’n’roller’s Dirty Sterling are without a doubt one of the most popular local bands in the area. Why? Well people just know their songs and they get the crowd going. Music with attitude and some encouraging stage banter to the audience.
I don’t think I’ve ever seen an audience stand still to Sterling and this Saturday was no exception, they headlined a local gig to a packed out venue. They were set to appear at a new venue called Cafe INDIEpendent unfortunately the venue wasn’t ready due to it being completely renovated by volunteers and young people but with a last minute venue swop to a large bar down the road the night went smooth and the capacity went up. Continue reading Band Review:Get Down With Dirty Sterling
This week we will be reviewing 1 or 2 events at the weekend and one of our newest team members Chelsie will be writing us an article about her night out in the cold for the Sleep Easy campaign “Sleep rough so others don’t have to” hopefully images to go with. Also maybe something else from another new writer Sian.
Also we will be reviewing this week for BackseatMafia various new releases sent in by PR: Continue reading This Weeks Reviews
All the networks we write for or work with are all through volunteering. We don’t get paid for anything we do.
However we review events and music and receive some tickets to review and also free download releases of various worldwide artists.
As you may know our main platforms are:
Scunthorpe Nights– Providing entertainment posts, graphics & all round promotion working on projects and events with various people.
Scunthorpe Independent News– We are the Arts & entertainment partner of the widely growing network of news & reviews. The change over and re brand from Visit Scunthorpe. Working a long side a team of local people who volunteer their time to tell you what is happening.
BackSeatMafia– This is one of our newer ventures in which we are sent press releases to review album/tracks from worldwide musicians even “Example’s” PR team. The site is based from admin in Sheffield but writers collaborate from all over the UK and outside. They are currently planning to start their own live music gigs in Sheffield in which we have put acts forward.
(Only we have access to the partnership websites TheScunthorpeIndy & BackSeatMafia, writers will not be able to directly post onto this site without us doing it for you if relevant it will be shared and re blogged.) Continue reading Volunteer To Support Local, Calling All Aspiring Photographers, Writers, Video Bloggers