Category Archives: Music

Fundraising Music Event // Lincoln Imp

An 8 hour music fundraising event is set to take place at the end of July at The Lincoln Imp. Brought to you by local project Songbooks & Glory.

We are a local, Scunthorpe based social project run entirely by young people aiming to provide free music opportunities to disadvantaged children and youths, from issues such as disability and poverty, to a lack of education and even war abroad. 

As a project we have recently booked, planned and are now preparing the final touches to an ambitious first time mini 8 hour festival at The Lincoln Imp in Scunthorpe on the 30th of July.

This is a fundraising event featuring new and upcoming local acts such as Chelsea Robert’s, and established local acts such as Matt Hercock side by side on the same stage.

The event will start at 2PM and run through till 10PM, there will be free food provided from 6 onwards (for as long as it lasts anyway) and drink will he available to be purchased from the venues bar.

£7OTD

Contact the project or event page for any further information.

https://www.facebook.com/SongbooksAndGlory/

https://www.facebook.com/events/109719322971487/?ti=cl



USA Nu Metal Band AMERICAN HEAD CHARGE add Scunthorpe to Euro Tour

AMERICAN HEAD CHARGE will be taking to the stage at the local music venue The Lincoln Imp. There will be only 300 tickets available so a pretty intimate gig as the venue can fit a lot  more than that. Tickets are on sale now on See tickets and will set you back £16.

Saturday 16th September

(See support bands via the poster to the bottom of the page)

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Church Square // Powerhouse Festival

On Tuesday 20 June, Scunthorpe’s Church Square will host the North Lincolnshire Powerhouse Festival, a celebration of local music, dance and art.

From 9.30am, come and explore the stalls in and around Church Square. Enjoy a variety of free music, culture and art activities, performances and workshops – suitable for all ages.

Expect to see stalls from North Lincolnshire Museum, the Tour of Britain team, North Lindsey College, John Leggott College, Skills Centre Plus and many more. There will be further activities taking place inside 20-21 Visual Arts Centre and North Lincolnshire Central Library.

In the centre of Church Square will be the huge inflatable purple venue from professional orchestra, Sinfonia Viva. The incredible venue has been brought to Scunthorpe as part of Viva’s Cabinet of Curiosity tour.

During the day the venue will be used for music workshops with local schools and then, in the evening, it will come alive for the Powerhouse Showcase.

The showcase, from 6pm to 8.45pm, is open to the public and will see a series of performances based on the themes of power and energy. Sparks will fly with performances from local acts including the Jazz Rock Band and First Concert Band from the Music Hub, Tetsu Taiko, and Frederick Gough School and Axholme Academy bands in collaboration with Sinfonia Viva.

Tickets for the Powerhouse Showcase cost just £4 and are available online now from the Simfonia Viva website or by calling their box office on 0333 666 3366.

 

Gig Review //Arcade Fire @ Baths Hall

On Wednesday 7th June 2017 Arcade Fire played The Baths Hall in Scunthorpe.

Like many people around the world, I was shocked at the announcement that global music superstars Arcade Fire had confirmed they were playing a warm up gig at the Baths Hall in Scunthorpe, just days before headlining the Isle of Wight festival on Saturday. Continue reading Gig Review //Arcade Fire @ Baths Hall

SOLD OUT -Dirty Sterling // The Final Gig

Next Saturday, popular local band Dirty Sterling will take to the stage at The Lincoln Imp for the last time. Continue reading SOLD OUT -Dirty Sterling // The Final Gig

Gig Review // The Kooks @ The Baths Hall

Last night The Kooks played the Baths Hall in Scunthorpe. The show was sold out with fans still trying to get last minute tickets from social media. Continue reading Gig Review // The Kooks @ The Baths Hall

Gig Review // Billy Bibby & The Wry Smiles + Support

Review & Images by Steven Potter

The Lincoln Imp and Aggressive Management presents Billy Bibby & The Wry Smiles, The Marras and Sabella.
Former Catfish and the Bottlemen member Billy Bibby, brought his new band Billy Bibby & The Wry Smiles to the Lincoln Imp in Scunthorpe, for a fantastic triple header of live music.

Everyone in attendance was treated to three excellent bands, all offering their own style of indie / alternative rock music.

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