“What do you mean, original music?” I hear you ask…. the easiest answer to that is, not covers of other artists. Original bands may cover popular songs from time to time but prominently they write and perform their own songs and lyrics, supported by fans that follow their band and people willing to open their ears and hearts to the prospect of loving a new local band with original music that they’ve never heard before.
Scunthorpe have had some outstanding bands with original material, it seemed slim pickings for a while with many leaving the scene or calling it a day but it looks like there are a few new formations to liven the original scene back up and things are looking a little more exciting than last year.
Continue reading UPCOMING // LOCAL ORIGINAL LIVE MUSIC GIGS
Saturday night and it was a visit to the Lord Roberts to sample the music performed by local band
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Dog Day Afternoon also known as DDA .
Shed Seven have announced their biggest ever UK tour to date including a gig at The Baths Hall in Scunthorpe.
The band, known as one of the shining lights of Britpop in the 1990s, visit The Baths Hall on 3 December.
This is the band’s only date in the Humber and Lincolnshire region on this tour.
Continue reading INTERVIEW WITH // RICK WITTER -SHED SEVEN FRONT MAN
The Happy Mondays made a welcome return to Scunthorpe on Saturday night, which saw them bring their Greatest Hits tour to the Baths Hall.
Continue reading Gig Review // Happy Mondays Greatest Hits Tour @ The Baths Hall
Check the calendar for what’s to come…..
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Squeeze announce autumn 2019 UK tour, with date in Scunthorpe, will benefit the Trussell Trust food bank network
Continue reading Squeeze Scunthorpe Gig to Benefit Local Food Banks8
Sunday night at the Penny Bank, people made it out in the cold and rain for some Live @ Five Sunday’s with Grimsby Duo Koostix consisting of members Lee Martin and Mick Lond.
Continue reading Quick Review // Koostix Live@Five @ Penny Bank Pub
On Sunday night it was the launch of new LIVE@FIVE music Sunday’s at The Penny Bank in Scunthorpe Town Centre.
Continue reading Gig Review // Ramble Gamble & Momma’s Days @ Penny Bank
It’s been a while since we have had live music in the town centres on Sunday’s. But here it is…brand new Live@Five Sunday’s with live music every Sunday starting this March.
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