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All the latest News from GSMC

 

Tuesday 25th September - Spriggan Mist

Spriggan Mist will be performing at London Stone, Staines on Friday 5th October starting at 8pm with support from the Hedge Inspectors https://www.sprigganmist.co.uk

Tuesday 25th September - Never The Bride

The excellent Never the Bride with Special Guest Gemma Dorsett will be performing at the Electric Theatre, Guildford on Saturday 6th October. Never the Bride are generally regarded as one of the best rock bands around and  Gemma recently performed a storming set at the Wokingham Festival with her band Eleven:11. To book go to https://electric.theatre/shows/never-bride-special-guest-gemma-dorsett

Tuesday 25th September - The Acoustic Couch

Tickets for The Crooked Shapes performance at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Friday 12th October starting at 8pm are on sale now https://www.wegottickets.com/event/451313

Tuesday 25th September - The Acoustic Couch

We have a support slot available for rock band Crooked Shapes performance at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Friday 12th October, for more information please contact us. Crooked Shapes are a new modern blues rock trio from Reading.

Monday 24th September - The Salts

New date added – We are delighted to announce The Salts will be performing at The Old Court , Windsor on Friday 7th December 2018 at 8pm, with support to be announced and tickets on sale soon.

https://www.thesalts.co.uk

Monday 24th September - Showcase Sessions

New date added – The line up for The Showcase Sessions at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Tuesday 27th November will feature The Nefarious Picaroons and Saaich Sagayama plus open mic slots, starts 8pm, admission is free.

Monday 24th September - GSMC Music Awards

We are delighted to announce that Spriggan Mist are the first act to be confirmed to be performing at the GSMC Music Awards Night at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Friday 25th January. Tickets available soon

Monday 24th September - Keith James - The Songs of Nick Drake

New date added – Keith James – the Songs of Nick Drake will be performing at Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast on Saturday 18th May 2019

Monday 24th September - The Salts

New date added – We are delighted to announce The Salts will be performing at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Thursday 31st January 2019 at 8pm, with support to be announced and tickets on sale soon.

https://www.thesalts.co.uk

Sunday 23rd September - The Showcase Sessions

New date added – The line up for The Showcase Sessions at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Tuesday 23rd October will feature Nico G and Andy Moir plus open mic slots available on the night, starts 8pm, admission free. http://www.grahamsteelmusiccompany.com/events

Saturday 22nd September - Westy Beer Festival

GSMC are delighted to be organising the Gallery Stage at the Westy Beer Festival on Saturday 12th January at the West End Centre, Aldershot. https://www.westendcentre.co.uk

Friday 21st September - The Acoustic Couch

New date added – Crooked Shapes will be performing at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Friday 12th October with support to be announced, starts 8pm, tickets £5.00 in advance and £7.00 on the door. https://www.facebook.com/crookedshapes

Thursday 20th September - The Acoustic Couch

Tickets for the Flutatious performance at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Thursday 28th February 2019 at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell are on sale now http://www.wegottickets.com/event/450658

Wednesday 19th September - Acoustic Cafe

The line up for the Acoustic Cafe at the Rose & Crown, Sandhurst on Monday 22nd  October will feature The Capo Thieves , Manna Ash, Wayne Antoni, 2 Tanium & Ivor Game starting at 7.30pm, admission is free

Wednesday 19th September - Acoustic Cafe

The line up for the Acoustic Cafe at the Rose & Crown, Sandhurst on Monday 15th October will feature Frank Lacey, Dream Seller, Lyndon, Tamsin Rose & Jamie Larbalestier starting at 7.30pm, admission is free.

Wednesday 19th September - Acoustic Cafe

The line up for the Acoustic Cafe at the Rose & Crown, Sandhurst on Monday 8th October will feature Michael Tuffery, Louise Coles, Mike Rawlins, Andy Prince & Jonathan Molyneux starting at 7.30pm, admission is free.

Wednesday 19th September - The Filthy Llamas

The debut single by The Filthy Llamas is a reworking of The Osmonds classic ‘ Crazy Horses’ is available now on CD from the GSMC online store http://www.grahamsteelmusiccompany.com/new-products/uzjvwkvvoi7d933xc2f6j2vsci0vu6

Wednesday 19th September - Music Network Meeting

The next Music Network Meeting will be taking place at the Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Wednesday 3rd October, doors open 7pm, starts 8pm, for more information please contact us

Wednesday 19th September - The Nefarious Picaroons

We are delighted to announce The Nefarious Picaroons will be performing at The Showcase Sessions at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Tuesday 27th November and at Wilde Sundays at Wilde Sundays at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell on 12th May 2019. http://www.thenefariouspicaroons.co.uk

Tuesday 18th September - The Acoustic Couch

Berkshire based band 4th Era will be supporting Zeppelin Kids at the Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Thursday 20th December, tickets on sale now. https://www.facebook.com/4theraband

Tuesday 18th September - Showcase Sessions

New date added – The line up for the Showcase Sessions at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Tuesday 6th November will feature singer songwriters William Thomas & Wayne Antoni plus open mic slots available on the night.

Tuesday 18th September - The Acoustic Couch

New date added – The excellent Voodoo Sheiks bring their unique brand of Blues Rock back to The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Thursday 18th April 2019 https://www.voodoo-sheiks.com

Monday 17th September - The Acoustic Couch

Looking forward to Zeppelin Kids performing at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Thursday 20th December with support from 4th Era, starting at 8pm, tickets £5.00 in advance and £7.00 on the door on sale now http://www.wegottickets.com/event/448743

Sunday 16th September - South Hill Park Arts Centre

We are delighted to announce that Alfie Griffin will be supporting Penny Jayne Black & John Cee Spencer & Blues Horizon on Thursday 20th September at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell starting at 8pm, to book tel 01344 484123 or book online at https://www.southhillpark.org.uk

Saturday 15th September - The Acoustic Couch

New date added – We are delighted to announce Flutatious will be performing at The Acoustic Couch , Bracknell on Thursday 28th February 2019 , starts 8pm, tickets £5.00 in advance and £7.00 on the door. http://www.flutatious.co.uk

Friday 14th September - Showcase Sessions

Choro Bandido will be performing at The Showcase Sessions at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Tuesday 2nd October starting at 8pm, alongside Marsh Poem http://www.chorobandido.co.uk

Thursday 13th September - Oliver Marsh

Singer songwriter Oliver Marsh will be performing at Live & Unplugged at The Two Brewers Marlow on Thursday 13th September from 8pm. https://www.facebook.com/events/265140744094244

Wednesday 12th September - The Salts

Brave the title track from the excellent new album by The Salts will be played CHBN Radio tonight (Monday) from 8pm https://www.thesalts.co.uk

Tuesday 11th September - The Acoustic Couch

Tickets are now on sale online for the Blue Touch performance at The Acoustic Couch on Saturday 29th September, £5.00 in advance and £7.00 on the doors https://www.wegottickets.com/event/449581

Monday 10th September - Sandy McLelland

 ‘ I believe in you’ by Sandy McLelland from his forthcoming album will played on the Streamers & Dreamers podcast this Thursday from 8pm. https://www.mixcloud.com/StrummersandDreamers

Monday 10th September - Windsor Festival

GSMC are delighted to be involved in two events at this year’s Windsor Festival which includes running the Community Stage on Sunday 16th September with a great line up of free live music running from 1pm – 11pm at The Old Court, Windsor as well as the Song of Leonard Cohen performed by Keith James on Friday 21st September , for full details on these and the other great events taking place at the Festival please visit their website. https://windsorfestival.com

Monday 10th September - South Hill Park Arts Centre

 Tickets for GSMC Music Events at South Hill Park Arts Centre , Bracknell for September – December are on sale now including Penny Jayne Black plus John Cee Stannard & Blues Horizon (20th September), The Filthy Llamas plus Halvar (18th October), Rn’Beatles (15th November) , Funk & Soul Christmas Party with Evolution ( 12th & 13th December) as well as our Wilde Sundays sessions on 7th October & 4th November , to book tel 01344 484123 or go online at https://www.southhillpark.org.uk

Monday 10th September - Rock Week 2019

The line up for Heat 1 of Rock Week 2019 on Thursday 10th January at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell will feature :- LATE, Propaganda , Helta Skelta and Armstong with a few places left for Heats 1 & 2 for more information and to apply to play please contact us.

Monday 10th September - GSMC Music Awards  

The GSMC Music Awards will be taking place at The Acoustic Couch on Friday 25th January 2019 where we will announce and award winners in all nine categories as well feature some top live music and a chance to network and meet some of the great acts we have the honour to work with. Starts 8pm, admission is £5 in advance and £7.00 on the door, short listed acts will receive comp tickets

Monday 10th September - The Acoustic Couch

Now in its third year our Thursday evening GSMC Presents nights at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell continue into 2019 and feature the best in orginal as well as cover and tribute acts, dates available are 31st January, 28th February, 28th March, 18th April, 30th May, 27th June, 25th July, 29th August, 26th September, 31st October, 28th November, 19th December contact us for further information

Monday 10th September - The Acoustic Couch

New date added- Excellent singer songwriter Odette Michell will be headlining  at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Thursday 28th March 2019 https://www.odettemichell.com

Sunday 9th September - Music Network Meeting

The next Music Network Meeting will take place on Wednesday 3rd October  at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell doors open 7pm and we start at 8pm, open to venues, promoters, record labels, photographers, musicians etc. If you would like more information or would like to come along then please let us know. https://www.facebook.com/groups/142040789755897

Saturday 8th September - Acoustic Cafe

 We will be having an Acoustic Cafe End of Year Special at The Rose & Crown, Sandhurst on Saturday 29th December which will also be Michelle’s (Landlady of Rose & Crown) Birthday, for more information or to perform please contact us 

Friday 7th September - Acoustic Cafe

GSMC News – We have a 30 minute slot available for The Acoustic Cafe for this Monday (10th September) at the Rose & Crown , Sandhurst interested acts should contact us

Thursday 6th September - GSMC Music Awards

Here is the Playlist to songs so far nominated for GSMC Music Awards- Song of the Year 2018, full list will be announced on 1st December 2018, please like and share https://open.spotify.com/user/grahamsteel/playlist/0K8rsDtCgyVicILvY8HgxU

Wednesday 5th September - Acoustic Cafe

 New date added – Acoustic Cafe Christmas Eve Special at The Rose & Crown, Sandhurst, starts 7.30pm admission free, for more information or to book to perform then please contact us 

Wednesday 5th September - Sandy McLelland

‘I Believe In You’ by Sandy McLelland will be played on Ridge Radio this Sunday between 8am – 11pm www.ridgeradio.co.uk

Tuesday 4th September - Acoustic Cafe

New date added – The line up for Acoustic Cafe at the Rose & Crown, Sandhurst on Monday 1st October will feature Dragonfly Sky, Fishwife’s Fancy, Toxic Sofa, Francis Greene & Neil Wells starting at 7.30pm admission is free

Tuesday 4th September - Acoustic Wednesdays

New date added – The Line up for Acoustic Wednesdays at the Old Court, Windsor on 5th December will feature Tomorrow Bird, Richard Lee, Steve Cox & Beware This Boy starting at 7.30pm admission is free. 

Tuesday 4th September - The Salts

New date added – The Salts will be performing at Godalming Bandstand on Sunday 26th May 2019 . https://www.thesalts.co.uk

Tuesday 4th September - The Acoustic Couch

New date added – Blues rock band Blue Touch will be performing on Saturday 29th September at The Acoustic Couch , Bracknell starting at 8pm, admission £5 in advance and £7 on the door. http://www.bluetouch.info

Monday 3rd September - Penny Jayne Black

GSMC News - Congratulations to Penny Jayne Black who won the UK Country Female Of The Year Award by UK Country Radio .Com  http://www.pennyjayneblack.com

Monday 3rd September - Sandy McLelland

‘I Believe in You’ from the forthcoming new album by Sandy McLelland was played on West Norfolk Radio’s CD and Festival Showon Sunday, the show is repeated on Tuesday at 9am, Wednesday at 7pm and Friday at 1am. Listen in via www.westnorfolkradio.co.uk

Monday 3rd September - Sandy McLelland

‘I Believe in You’ from the forthcoming new album by Sandy McLelland was played on the Colly D Radio Show this week. https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=17&v=h7HzovQIuC8

Sunday 2nd September - The Filthy Llamas

Congratulations to The Filthy Llamas for being number one in CHBN Playlist chart this week with Crazy Horses the show is repeated on Monday evening if you missed it http://www.chbnradio.org

Sunday 2nd September - Richard Digance

The forthcoming Richard Digance performance at the White Rock Theatre, Hastings has been postponed until  18th March 2018 https://www.richarddigance.com

Sunday 2nd September - The Acoustic Couch

GSMC News – Tickets for The Apache Kites  show at the Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Saturday 15th September  are on sale now   https://www.wegottickets.com/event/448741

Saturday 1st September - The Acoustic Couch

GSMC News – Tickets for the Sandy McLelland show at the Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Thursday 8th November are on sale now https://www.wegottickets.com/event/448742

Friday 31st August - The Acoustic Couch

GSMC News – Tickets for the Zeppelin Kids show at the Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Thursday 20th December are on sale now https://www.wegottickets.com/event/448743

Thursday 30th August - Private Function

GSMC are looking for an act for 70th Birthday Party on 29th December providing background music and then music to dance to from 60’s/ 70’s to present day , event will take place in a restaurant in the Bracknell area, act will need to provide PA, please contact us for more information. 

Thursday 30th August - The Salts

‘Johnny Come Down To Hilo’ by The Salts from the album Brave is on the latest edition on Maverick Music Volume 33 http://www.maverick-country.com/chart/maverick-music-volume-33

Wednesday 29th August - The Acoustic Couch

Atomic Rapture a tribute to the music of Blondie will be special guests to The Filthy Llamas at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Friday 21st December  

Wednesday 29th August - South Hill Park Arts Centre

New date added – Atomic Rapture will be performing their tribute to the music of Blondie at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell on Thursday 21st March 2019 https://www.facebook.com/atomicrapture

Wednesday 29th August - Acoustic Cafe

New date added – The line up for the Acoustic Cafe at The Rose & Crown, Sandhurst on Monday 17th September will feature Oliver Marsh, Rick Sinfield, Steve Donnelly, Frank Lacey & Anthony Bennett starting at 7.30pm, admission is free

Tuesday 28th August - The Filthy Llamas

 ‘Crazy Horses’ the new single from The Filthy Llamas will be played on the Ballroom Blitz Radio Show on Thursday (30th August) from 10pm – Midnight on www.icrfm.com

Monday 27th August - Wilde Sundays

New date added – Our Wilde Sundays session at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell on 10th March 2019 will feature Odette Michell, LATE and Crayon Angels starting at 2.30pm.

Sunday 26th August - Acoustic Wednesday's

New date added – The line up for Acoustic Wednesday’s at The Old Court, Windsor on 31st October will feature Sandy McLelland, LATE, Damian Clarke and Oliver Marsh starting at 7.30pm, admission free

Saturday 25th August - The Acoustic Couch

New date added – The Apache Kites will be performing the music of the 60’s and 70’s at The Acoustic Couch on Saturday 15th September with guests to be announced. Starts 8pm, tickets £5.00 in advance and £7.00 on the door.  

Thursday 23rd August - The Acoustic Couch

New date added – The Zeppelin Kids will be performing their tribute to Led Zeppelin on Thursday 20th December at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell at 8pm, tickets £5.00 in advance and £7.00 on the door.  

Friday 24th August - Showcase Sessions

The very talented Edward Naysmith will be performing at The Showcase Sessions at The Acoustic Couch on Tuesday 4th September stating at 8pm admission is free

Thursday 23rd August - Edward Naysmith

We are delighted to announce that Edward Naysmith will be supporting The Salts at the Gill Nethercott Community Centre on Saturday 29th September, tickets on sale now. http://www.gillnethercottcentre.org.uk

Wednesday 22nd August - Acoustic Cafe

The line up for the Acoustic Cafe at The Rose & Crown , Sandhurst on Monday 24th September will feature LATE, Peter Crutchfield, Paul Player, Steve Cox & Andy Moir starting at 7.30pm, admission free.

Tuesday 21st August - Acoustic Cafe Christmas Party

The Acoustic Cafe Christmas Party will be taking place at The Rose & Crown, Sandhurst on Monday 24th December, acts wanting to take part should contact us

Monday 20th August - Sandy McLelland

Sandy McLelland had a track from his forthcoming album played on the ECMR - Edinburgh Country Music Radio show https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h7HzovQIuC8

Sunday 19th August - Ukulele Festival

GSMC are now booking in acts for the Ukulele Festival at The Old Court, Windsor on Saturday 29th June 2019 for more information please contact

Saturday 18th August - Enchanted Market

GSMC are now booking in acts for the Acoustic Stage at the fabulous Enchanted Market on the 16th & 17th February 2019 at Garth Hill College, Bracknell between 11am 5pm for more information please contact

Friday 17th August - Rock Week 2019

Applications are now open for Rock Week 2019 at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell the Heats are on 10th, 11th, 12th January with the Final on the 19th, Charborough Media will supply the prize of a video and photo shoot and judges will feature promoters, record label owners etc , for more information please contact  

Thursday 16th August - Wilde Sundays

We have the following dates available for our Wilde Sundays season at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell suitable for acoustic folk, blues and roots acts current available dates are :-10th March ,14th April &12th May, for more information please contact  

Wednesday 15th August - The Acoustic Couch

We have the following dates available for Fridays & Saturdays at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell suitable for lively cover tribute and originals bands current available dates are :- 14th, 15th, 21st, 22nd, 29th September , for more information please contact  

Wednesday 15th August - The Old Court, Windsor

Our monthly Friday night events take place in the Auditorium at The Old Court, Windsor featuring the best touring folk, blues and roots acoustic artists current available dates are :- 14th December, 19th April, 17th May & 14th June  to perform please contact us

Wednesday 15th August - Cellar Bar Live

Our monthly Thursday night ticketed events at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell  feature the best tribute and national touring folk, blues and roots artists current available dates are :- 21st February, 21st March, 25th April & 23rd May to perform please contact us

Wednesday 15th August - The Acoustic Couch

Our monthly Thursday night ticketed events at The Acoustic Couch feature the best tribute, covers, rock and blues bands current available dates are :- 20th December to perform please contact us

Wednesday 15th August - Acoustic Wednesdays

Acoustic Wednesdays is new monthly night stating in October and taking place in The Bar at The Old Court Windsor, suitable for acoustic acts of all genres  current available dates are :- 30th October,  5th December, 9th January & 13th February to perform please contact us

Wednesday 15th August - Showcase Sessions

The Showcase Sessions are a weekly showcase night at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell open to acoustic acts as well as bands, originals and covers featuring two showcase acts performing 30-40 minutes each plus open mic slots for musicians and poets available on the night, current available dates are :- 16th, 23rd, 30th October & 6th November to perform please contact us

Wednesday 15th August - Acoustic Cafe

Acoustic Cafe  @ Rose & Crown, Sandhust, Berkshire - Popular Monday evening showcase featuring five acts current available dates for performers :- 17th, 24th , September & 1st , 8th October to perform please contact us

Wednesday 15th August - Zach Johnson

GSMC News – Heartstring the new single from Zach Johnson was played on Brum Radio this week, to listen again please go to https://www.mixcloud.com/BrumRadio/mike-davies-alternative-roots-12082018

Wednesday 15th August - Sandy McLelland

GSMC News  - ‘ I Believe In You’ from the forthcoming album by Sandy McLelland is currently being played on Simply Country UK Radio this week https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h7HzovQIuC8

Wednesday 15th August - Sandy McLelland

GSMC News  - ‘ I Believe In You’ from the forthcoming album by Sandy McLelland is currently being played on a five hour loop on Big Ear - Equal Ability Radio this week https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h7HzovQIuC8

Wednesday 15th August - John Cee Stannard & Blues Horizon

John Cee Stannard & Blues Horizon will be performing at an evening of Country, Folk & Blues at The Old Court, Windsor on Friday 18th January alongside Sandy McLelland and one more act to be announced.

Wednesday 15th August - Acoustic Cafe

The line up for the Acoustic Cafe at the Rose & Crown Sandhurst on Monday 3rd September will feature Toxic Sofa, Andy prince, Manna Ash, Mike Rawlins & 2 Tanium, starting at 7.30pm admission free

Wednesday 15th August - Sandy McLelland

‘ I Believe In You’ from the forthcoming album by Sandy McLelland was played on the Gone Country Radio Show on Hailsham FM this week https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h7HzovQIuC8

Tuesday 14th August - Wokingham Festival

GSMC are looking for volunteers to help out with the merchandise stand at this year’s Wokingham Festival 24th, 25th, 26th August if you fancy helping out at this great festival please let us know. http://www.grahamsteelmusiccompany.com/contact

Monday 13th August - Wokingham Festival

We are delighted to announce that Odette Michell will be performing at this year’s Wokingham Festival on Sunday 26th August. https://www.odettemichell.com

Monday 13th August - Sandy McLelland

‘I Believe in You’ from the forthcoming album by Sandy McLelland was played on this week’s Russell Hill Country Music Show on Express FM this week. https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=5&v=h7HzovQIuC8

Monday 13th August - New Releases

Recent releases by The Filthy Llamas, The Salts, Sandy McLelland and Zach Johnson were played on the CHBN Playlist show on Friday http://www.chbnradio.org/on-air/programme-schedule/playlist

Sunday 12th August - The Filthy Llamas

The great version of ‘ Crazy Horses’ by The Filthy Llamas was played on CHBN Radio on Friday on their Playlist Show , you can vote it to be played again this week by clicking on this link http://www.chbnradio.org/on-air/programme-schedule/playlist

Saturday 11th August - Sandy McLelland

New date added – Country, Folk, Blues artist Sandy McLelland will be performing at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Thursday 8th November with more acts to be announced. https://www.sandymclelland.com

Saturday 11th August - Rock Week 2019

Local band Propaganda will be performing Heat 1 of Rock week at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Thursday 10th January with more acts to be announced , for more information or to apply to take part please contact us

Saturday 11th August - Wokingham Festival

We are delighted to announce Sandy McLelland will be performing at this year’s Wokingham Festival on Saturday 25th August on the Berkeley Homes Stage starting at 7.30pm.

Friday 10th August - Acoustic Cafe

The line up for the Acoustic Cafe at The Rose & Crown, Sandhurst on Monday 27th August will feature Matthew Quilliam, Dream Seller, Jake Theaker, Nathan East & Frank Lacey starting at 7.30pm admission is free.

Thursday 9th August - Sandy McLelland

New date added – Sandy McLelland will be performing at an Evening of Country / Folk & Blues at The Old Court, Windsor on Friday 18th January starting at 8pm with more artists to be confirmed. https://www.sandymclelland.com

Wednesday 8th August - The Acoustic Couch

We have a headline slot available for The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Thursday 20th December suitable for cover/ tribute band, please contact us for more information

Wednesday 8th August - The Old Court, Windsor

We are looking for a headline act for The Old Court, Windsor for Friday 14th December suitable for Folk/ Blues/ Roots act, please contact us for more details 

Wednesday 8th August - Acoustic Wednesday

We are now booking in acts for the Acoustic Wednesday Halloween Special at The Old Court, Windsor on 31st October, please contact us for further information

Wednesday 8th August - Rock Week 2019

Rock Week 2019 – Indie Rock band Lights Of The Night will be performing at Rock Week 2019 Heat 2 on Friday 11th January at the Acoustic Couch, Bracknell for more information or to apply to take part please contact us http://www.grahamsteelmusiccompany.com/contact

Wednesday 8th August - Zach Johnson

GSMC News – The forthcoming new single ‘Heartstring’ by Zach Johnson will be played on Cam Folk on Cam FM this Friday night. https://www.zjohnsonmusic.com

Wednesday 8th August - The Acoustic Couch

The Acoustic Couch is a great Live Music Venue set in the heart of Bracknell available for Live Shows, Private Functions and Band Rehearsals for more information go to https://theacousticcouch.co.uk

Wednesday 8th August - Showcase Sessions

GSMC News – Talented singer songwriter Edward Naysmith and Neil Sadler from Blue Touch will be performing at the Showcase Sessions at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Tuesday 14th August starting at 8pm, admission free. https://www.facebook.com/events/912327758978127

Wednesday 8th August - Rock Week 2019

Bracknell based band V3/V3.0 will be performing at Rock Week 2019 Heat 2 on Friday 11th January at the Acoustic Couch, Bracknell for more information or to apply to take part please contact us

Wednesday 8th August - Ukulele Festival 2019

We are delighted to announce that the Matthew Quilliam Band will be performing at The Ukulele Festival  at The Old Court Windsor on Saturday 29th June 2019

Wednesday 8th August - Acoustic Wednesdays

 We have an excellent line up for our first monthly Acoustic Wednesday night at The Old Court, Windsor on 10th October which will feature Phil Cooper, Jamie R Hawkins, Alfie Griffin and Chris Burton starting at 7.30pm admission free.  

Wednesday 8th August - The Salts

The Salts were on Brian Player's Acoustic Cafe Radio Show last night chatting and playing tracks from the new album 'Brave' you can listen again at https://www.mixcloud.com/brian-player/acoustic-cafe-radio-show-august-7th-2018-the-salts-elaine-davidson-and-allysen-callery

Tuesday 7th August - Steve Knightley

GSMC News – Tickets are on sale now for the Steve Knightley performance at The Old Court, Windsor on 14th February 2019, to book tel 01753 743579 or book online at http://www.oldcourt.org/sales

Tuesday 7th August - Showcase Sessions

New date added – Singer Songwriter William Thomas will be appearing at The Showcase Sessions at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Tuesday 6th November from 8pm, admission is free. https://www.facebook.com/williamthomasmusic1/

Tuesday 7th August - Richard Digance

New date added – Richard Digance will be performing at Thameside Theatre, Grays on Saturday 11th May 2019. https://www.richarddigance.com

Tuesday 7th August - South Hill Park Arts Centre

The excellent John Cee Stannard & Blues Horizon will be special guests to Penny Jayne Black & the Four Shots Band at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell on Thursday 20th September to book tel 01344 484123 or go online at https://www.southhillpark.org.uk

Tuesday 7th August - Sandy McLelland

‘ I Believe In You’ a track from the forthcoming album by Sandy McLelland will be played on Radio Seagull and Alan Hare’s ‘ This Is My Country ‘ Radio Show https://www.sandymclelland.com

 

Tuesday 7th August - Sandy McLelland

New date added – Sandy McLelland will be supporting LATE on Saturday 1st September at Camphill Social Club, west Byfleet, Surrey https://www.sandymclelland.com

Tuesday 7th August - Acoustic Cafe

New date added – The line up for the Acoustic Cafe at the Rose & Crown, Sandhurst on Monday 20th August will feature sets by Sandy McLelland, Beth Keeping,  Francis Greene, Jonathan Molyneux & Neil Wells starting at 7.30pm admission is free

Tuesday 7th August - Acoustic Cafe

New date added – The line up for the Acoustic Cafe at the Rose & Crown, Sandhurst on Monday 10th September will feature sets by No Small thing, The Fox Hillbillies, The Capo Thieves, Ivor Game & Jamie Larbalester starting at 7.30pm admission is free.

Tuesday 7th August - Sandy McLelland

CMR Nashville will be playing ‘ I Believe In You’ a track from the forthcoming album by Sandy McLelland on the Lee Williams Show this Friday and then repeated across the weekend.

Tuesday 7th August - Zach Johnson

You can vote for ‘Heartstring’ the forthcoming new single from Zach Johnson on the CBHN Playlist by going to http://www.chbnradio.org/on-air/programme-schedule/playlist

Tuesday 7th August - Wilde Sundays

New date added – The line up for the Wilde Sundays event on 3rd February 2019 at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell will feature Sandy McLelland, Fishwife’s Fancy & Toxic Sofa starting at 2.30pm

Monday 6th August - Music Network Meeting

The next Music Network Meeting takes place at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Wednesday 5th September starting at 8pm, doors open 7pm, open to music industry people and musicians alike, if you would like to get involved or have a discussion topic then please let us know.

Sunday 5th August - The Salts

The Salts had a track from their new album ‘ Brave’ played on the Readifolk Radio show this week, you can listen again at https://www.mixcloud.com/ianfreedman18

Saturday 4th August - The Old Court, Windsor

New dates added – We are happy to announce new auditorium dates for GSMC events in the Auditorium at The Old Court Windsor and are currently looking for headline acts suitable for Folk, Roots, Blues, World Music National Touring artists :- Fri 14 Dec, Fri 19 Jan, Fri 19 Apr, Fri 17 May, Fri 14 Jun. Please contact us for further details http://www.grahamsteelmusiccompany.com/contact

Saturday 4th August - The Salts

The Salts have an excellent review of their new album ‘ Brave’ out now on Braccan Records, in the latest edition of Living Tradition magazine, you can read the review in full here http://www.livingtradition.co.uk/webrevs/brcd9001.htm

Friday 3rd August - Edgelarks - Phillip Henry and Hannah Martin

We are excited to announce Edgelarks featuring BBC award winning duo Phillip Henry and Hannah Martin will be performing at The Old Court, Windsor on Saturday 16th March 2019, tickets on sale soon

Friday 3rd August - Acoustic Wednesdays - The Old Court

GSMC are delighted to be running a new monthly Acoustic Wednesday Night in The Old Court Bar, Windsor as part of a new music development plan open to local and emerging musicians starting 10th October, for more information please contact us

Friday 3rd August - Ukulele Festival

New date added – We are pleased to announce the Ukulele Festival will return to The Old Court, Windsor on Saturday 29th June 2019 , please contact us for more details

Friday 3rd August - South Hill Park Arts Centre

We have a support  available for the Country / Americana Night with Penny Jayne Jayne Black and the Four Shots Band at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell on Thursday 20th September , please contact us if interested or for more details . 

Friday 3rd August - Showcase Sessions

New date added – Andy Moir will be our featured artist at The Showcase Sessions at The Acoustic Couch on Tuesday 23rd October with open mic slots available starting at 8pm, admission is free.

Friday 3rd August - Showcase Sessions

New date added – James Kell will be our featured artist at The Showcase Sessions at The Acoustic Couch on Tuesday 30th October with open mic slots available starting at 8pm, admission is free.

Friday 3rd August - GSMC Music Awards

GSMC Music Awards 2018 – July Long List- Please see below long list of performers who took part in GSMC events in July, voting is simple please let us know your top 3 acts (1st, 2nd, 3rd ) no later than 31st August by emailing us at http://www.grahamsteelmusiccompany.com/contact (headed GSMC Music Awards July) or posting in the comments section on our Facebook page, the winners will be shortlisted for this year’s GSMC Music Awards. GSMC Music Awards Long List :- July 2018- 2 Tanium, Adam Giles Levy, Anthony Bennett, Bernard Hoskin , Beware This Boy , Bitter Blues, Blue Touch, Calum Foad, Daniel Nestlerode, David Molyneux, Emily Hawkes , Fishwife’s Fancy, Fleur Stevenson, Francis Greene, Frankie Bird, Free Peace Sweet, Ivor Game, James Kell , John Forester, Kinfolk, LATE, Mark Nelson Trio, Mike Rawlin, Neil Wells, Richard Lee, Rick Sinfield, Robin Devany, Steve Winch & The Inception, The Capo Thieves , The Fox Hillbillies, The Nefarious Picaroons, Wilson & Cass http://www.grahamsteelmusiccompany.com

Friday 3rd August - Music Network Meeting

Big thanks to all those who came along to the Music Network Meeting this week the next one is Wednesday 5th September at The Acoustic Couch , Bracknell from 7pm, if you have a topics for discussion or know people who may be interested then please let us know? Hope to see you then.

Friday 3rd August - Support Slot Available

We are looking for a 45 minute support slot for an event in West Byfleet on Saturday 1st September (no drums) for more informatio , please contact us. http://www.grahamsteelmusiccompany.com/contact

Friday 3rd August - Wokingham Festival

The Wokingham Festival is just a few weeks away (24th, 25th, 26th August) with a great line up including  Never the Bride, The New Foundations, Unikque,The R'n'Beatles, Flutatious, Never 42 - Level 42 Tribute, Eleven:11, The Deltas, Harroland, Uncle Buck, Funk Lab, Ecoute, Penny Jayne Black, Blue Touch, The Rag & Moan Men, Kinfolk, Small Strings Ukulele Band, Spencer Brooks Trio, East Berkshire Operatic Society, Band of Hope, Reading Barberrettes, Zach Johnson, Corvid, Marky Dawson, Toxic Sofa, Edward Naysmith, Horizon, Days Are Done, Gary Millard, Matthew Quilliam, Michael Tuffery, Alfie Griffin, Clique, Richard Lee, Wokingham Choral Academy. To book tickets go to https://www.wokinghamfestival.co.uk

Thursday 2nd August - Collister & Fix

New date added - We are delighted to announce that Collister & Fix featuring Christine Collister & Michael Fix will be performing at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Wednesday 7th November for very special performance as part of their UK Tour. https://www.wegottickets.com/event/446533

Thursday 2nd August - Wokingham Festival

We are delighted to add the following artists to the line up on the Berkeley Homes  Stage at this year’s Wokingham Festival on  Saturday 25th August – Michael Tuffery & Alfie Griffin and on Sunday 26th August – Clique, Richard Lee & Matthew Quilliam  https://www.wokinghamfestival.co.uk

Wednesday 1st August - Zach Johnson

‘Heartstring’ the forthcoming new single by Zach Johnson will be played on the Alternative Roots Radio Show on Brum Radio

Wednesday 1st August - Wokingham Festival

Excellent  dance group Jadoo’s Jingles will be performing at this year’s Wokingham Festival on Sunday 26th August . https://www.facebook.com/Jadoos-Jingles-270174263372353

Wednesday 1st August - Richard Digance

New date added – Richard Digance will be performing at The Albany Theatre, Coventry on Friday 26th April 2019

Wednesday 1st August - Medieval Fair

GSMC will be running an unplugged Acoustic Stage at the Robin Hood, Medieval Fair Fundraiser at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell on Friday 17th August to coincide with the Premiere of SHP’s production of Robin Hood. Live music will be taking place in the Atrium or outside if dry from 10am – 6pm and will feature music by Damian Clarke, Sandy McLelland, Matthew Quilliam, Michael Tuffrey, Phil Cooper, Kris King and Stewart Campbell. https://www.facebook.com/events/242621849700645

Wednesday 1st August -Zach Johnson

‘Heartstring’ the forthcoming new single by Zach Johnson was played on Russell Hill’s Country Show this week on Express FM you can listen again at www.mixcloud.com/russellhillmaverickmagazine/russell-hills-country-music-show-on-express-fm-feat-leon-c-our-350th-show-290718

Wednesday 1st August - The Salts

The Salts had a track from their new album ‘Brave’ played on Harborough FM last week. www.thesalts.co.uk

Tuesday 31st July - Zach Johnson

‘Heartstring’ the forthcoming single by Zach Johnson was played on last week’s Readifolk Radio Show, you can listen again at https://www.mixcloud.com/ianfreedman18/the-readifolk-radio-show-27-july-2018

Tuesday 31st July - Steve Knightley

New dates added - Multi-award winning  singer-songwriter/musician and founder member of widely acclaimed folk/acoustic roots trail-blazers Show of Hands, Steve Knightley will be performing at The Old Court, Windsor on Thursday 14th February 2019 , tickets on sale soon, watch this space for further details.

Monday 30th July - Sandy Mclelland

Sandy McLelland will be interviewed as well as performing a live session on the Acoustic Cafe Radio Show on Tuesday 4th September between 8pm and 10pm. https://www.sandymclelland.com

Sunday 29th July - The Salts

The Salts have their new single ‘Brave’ played on the Walrus & the Carpenter radio show on Tuesday on Rock Radio http://rock-radio.co.uk

Saturday 28th July - Sandy McLelland

Please take a look at the excellent new website from Sandy McLelland who is available for venue and festival bookings through GSMC https://www.sandymclelland.com

Friday 27th July - The Salts

The Salts were given a good plug on The Folk Blokes ‘ The Folk Show’ on SKY 376 . https://www.facebook.com/folkblokes

Thursday 26th July - Zach Johnson

The new single ‘ Heartstring’ by Zach Johnson will be played on Radio Seagull this Sunday (29th July) between 06-09 UK time repeated 12 hours later 6-9pm you can hear the station via their website www.radioseagull.com  or Tunein Radio https://tunein.com

Thursday 26th July - Rock Week 2019

GSMC are delighted to announce that Charborough Media will be once again sponsoring Rock Week 2019 at The Acoustic Couch , Bracknell and supplying the prize of a photo shoot and video. Heat take place 10th, 11th, 12th January with the Final on 19th January , to apply to take part please contact us.

Wednesday 25th July - The Salts

The Salts have a great review of their new album ‘Brave’ out now on Braccan Records in Living Tradition magazine. “The group seems like it is really enjoying the process of revitalising this often forgotten aspect of folk music, and the performances are suitably impassioned and rousing. Brave is a fine undaunted second album and should do The Salts’ cause the world of good.”

Wednesday 25th July - Showcase Sessions

Featured artists booked in for our Showcase Sessions at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell include 18th September , Lady Bank & Toxic Sofa  - 25th September,  No Small Thing & Odette Michell – 2nd October, Marsh Poem – 9th October 9th, Kev Singing & 16th October, The Fox Hillbillies with open mic slots available each week

Wednesday 25th July - Richard Digance

New date add – Richard Digance will be performing at The Beehive, Honiton, Devon on Friday 1st March 2019 at 7.30pm https://www.richarddigance.com

Wednesday 25th July - South Hill Park Arts Centre

New date added- GSMC will be running an all day unplugged acoustic stage at a Medieval Fair themed event on Friday 17th August 10am – 6pm at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell and are looking for acts to perform throughout the day, please contact us

Tuesday 24th July - The Acoustic Couch

Skylines – Tribute to Camel will be supporting The Steve Summers Band on Thursday 11th October at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell starting at 8pm. https://www.facebook.com/skylinestributecamel

Tuesday 24th July - Richard Digance

New date added – Richard Digance will be performing at The Atkinson, Southport on Friday 22nd March 2019 at 7.30pm www.richarddigance.com

Tuesday 24th July - GSMC Christmas Party

New date added – The Filthy Llamas / GSMC Christmas Party will be taking place at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Friday 21st December starting at 8pm, with special guests to be announced.  Tickets on sale soon

Tuesday 24th July - Rock week 2019

Local band Helta Skelta will be performing at Rock Week 2019 at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Thursday 10th January with more acts to be announced.

Tuesday 24th July - Sandy McLelland

GSMC are delighted to be working with excellent Country / Blues singer songwriter  Sandy McLelland on promotion and artist bookings for venues and festivals. Throughout a long and respected music career, Scottish singer songwriter, Sandy McLelland has contributed to the artistic achievements of numerous artists and projects all over the world.  Capable and comfortable across many, diverse, musical styles......‘This music’ represents the culmination of a lifetimes' work. For more information please contact us. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h7HzovQIuC8

Monday 23rd July - Wilde Sundays

We are delighted to announce the excellent Sandy McLelland will be performing at our Wilde Sundays sessions at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell on 3rd February 2019 from 2.30pm. https://www.sandymclelland.com

Sunday 22nd July - Showcase Sessions

The Showcase Sessions is a weekly open mic night taking place on Tuesdays at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell open to musicians, poets etc and featuring a featured Showcase act each week who performs for 30-40 mins, current Showcase slots available are 9th, 16th , 23rd , 30th October, open mic performers can turn up on the night, for more information or to book a slot please contact us

Saturday 21st July - Official Partners

GSMC are delighted to announce Wokingham Music Club as Official partners . Taking place at Emmbrook Sports & Social Club & The Whitty Theatre, Wokingham Music Club presents some of the best live music around, including house named acts, the best of tribute bands nationally as well as emerging artists with a real passion for promoting live music.

Saturday 21st July - The Acoustic Couch

Tickets are on sale now for The Steve Summers performance at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Thursday 11th October starting at 8pm https://www.wegottickets.com/event/445484

Friday 20th July - GSMC Box Office

 August 2018 events and ticket info has now been added  to the GSMC Box Office page http://www.grahamsteelmusiccompany.com/gsmc-box-office

Friday 20th July - Showcase Sessions

New date added –Marsh Poem will be performing at the Showcase Sessions at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Tuesday 2nd October starting at 8.00pm admission is free, open mic slots are available on the night

Friday 20th July - Acoustic Cafe

New date added – The line up for the Acoustic Cafe at The Rose & Crown Sandhurst on Monday 30th July will feature Sandy McLelland, Frankie Bird, Andy Prince, Abi Powell & Ivor Game starting at 7.30pm admission is free.

Friday 20th July - Acoustic Cafe

New date added - The line up for the Acoustic Cafe at The Rose & Crown Sandhurst on Monday 13th August will feature Toxic Sofa, Mike Rawlins, 2 Tanium, Andy Prince & Fishwife’s Fancy starting at 7.30pm admission is free.

Thursday 19th July - RockWeek 2019

Reading based band Who Killed Nancy Johnson? will be performing at Heat 2 Rock Week 2019 at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell with more acts to be announced.   

Thursday 19th July - Showcase Sessions

New date added – Bracknell based duo Toxic Sofa will be our featured act the Showcase Sessions on Tuesday 18th September at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell open mic slots available starts 8pm, admission free

Thursday 19th July - Acoustic Cafe

New date added – We have a great line up for the Acoustic Cafe at The Rose & Crown, Sandhurst on Monday 6th August featuring Ethemia, Adam Giles- Levy, LATE, Jamie R Hawkins & Anthony Bennett starting at 7.30pm, admission is free.  

Thursday 19th July - Rock week 2019

Gent will be performing at Heat 3 at Rock Week 2019 on Saturday 12th January 2019 at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell  with more acts to be announced. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FoxtvsIZgYI

Thursday 19th July - Official Partners

GSMC are delighted to announce The Old Court Arts Space as official partners. The Old Court is a vibrant arts centre with an event programme that features an eclectic mix of live music, drama, comedy, and film and a bar run by Windsor & Eton Brewery. Based in a beautiful Edwardian building and former Magistrate’s Court, Police and Fire Station, from which it takes its name, The Old Court attracts the best up-and-coming bands and comedy acts, and programmes a wide range of events including club nights, jazz, dance, theatre, classical music and film.

Thursday 19th July - New GSMC Box Office Page

Tickets are on sale now for GSMC events to book please click on the links below, or to reserve for the events marked * please call 07985 359654

http://www.grahamsteelmusiccompany.com/gsmc-box-office

Thursday 19th July - Janet Dowd

GSMC are delighted to be taking venue and festival bookings for Janet Dowd for 2019 for more information regarding availability , fee’s etc or to receive a CD please contact us? Janet Dowd hails from Co.Armagh in Northern Ireland and has been singing and performing for over 20 years with various bands both in Ireland and England. Janet has collaborated with an exceptional group of local musicians to perform in venues all over Ireland and her last album ‘ Sailing Away’ was number 1 in Irish Music Magazine and has received rave reviews.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ip27e6xZK8w&feature=youtu.be

Thursday 19th July - New Music

GSMC will be writing a regular feature on some of the great new and emerging acoustic music I come across for an online music magazine, interested artists should contact us

Wednesday 18th July - Official Partners

GSMC are delighted to announce Wokingham Festival as official partners. Wokingham Festival is a fantastic annual event, expect delicious food & drink, a fabulous selection of craft ales, superb live music, plus activities to keep the kids happy. The Festival attracts a great line up of acclaimed musicians as well as up and coming acts.  From folk to soul, pop to rock they have it covered!    

Wednesday 18th July - Wilde Sundays

New date added – Excellent singer songwriter Odette Michell will be performing at Wilde Sundays at South Hill Park Arts Centre on 10th March 2019 with two more acts to be confirmed. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lzDlZIAg2tA

Wednesday 18th July - Showcase Sessions

New date added - The excellent Icicle Tree will be performing at The Showcase Sessions at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Tuesday 28th August, open mic slots (3-4 song) are also available for this night, starts 8pm, admission is free. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fZ8SrGjjGUE

Tuesday 17th July - Showcase Sessions

New date added –Excellent singer Songwriter Odette Michell will be performing the Showcase Sessions at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Tuesday 25th September, open mic slots available starts 8pm, admission free

Tuesday 17th July - Showcase Sessions

New date added – Rock / Indie band Helta Skelta will be performing the Showcase Sessions at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Tuesday 11th September, open mic slots available starts 8pm, admission free

Tuesday 17th July - Wilde Sundays

New date added – Amrit Sond will be performing at Wilde Sundays, South Hill Park Arts Centre on Sunday 14th April 2019 starting at 2.30pm with two other acts to be confirmed.

Tuesday 17th July - The Acoustic Couch

New date added – Blues rock band The Steve Summers Band will be performing at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Thursday 11th October 2018 http://www.thestevesummersband.co.uk

Tuesday 17th July - C'nergi

Listen to C’nergi on Blast 1386 today from 5pm, promoting the new single ‘ Soul Sure’ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gVDgk8nSJIU

Tuesday 17th July - Richard Digance

New date added – Richard Digance will be performing at the Subscription Rooms, Stroud on Sunday 17th March 2019 

Monday 16th July - Rock Week 2019

Rock Week is back in 2019 at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell and open to all bands, genres, age groups etc, the heats will take place 10th , 11th , 12th January with the final taking place on 19th January , to take place please send us a few words about your band and link to your music. We are also looking for sponsors and prizes , so if you are interested in getting involved in promoting new music please get in touch.

Monday 16th July - The Acoustic Couch

Tickets are available now for the Graffiti Child performance at The Acoustic Couch , Bracknell on Saturday 28th July starting at 8pm, admission £5.00 in advance   http://www.wegottickets.com/event/444743

Monday 16th July - The Acoustic Couch

Tickets are available now for the Free, Peace Sweet performance at The Acoustic Couch , Bracknell this Friday (20th July) starting at 8pm, admission £5.00 in advance http://www.wegottickets.com/event/444745

Monday 16th July - The Salts

You can vote for The Salts new single ‘Brave’ out now on Braccan Records on the CBNH Radio playlist by clicking on this link voting closes Friday http://www.chbnradio.org/on-air/programme-schedule/playlist

Sunday 15th July - The Salts

The Salts have a review of their new album ‘Brave’ in the latest edition of R’n’R magazine “The Salts sound like a fun live band, with a very different approach to ‘authentic’ sea shanty singers, and Brave would form a fine souvenir of one of their gigs.”  http://www.rock-n-reel.co.uk

Saturday 14th July - Damian Clarke

New date added – Damian Clarke will be performing at South Hill Park Arts Centre on Friday 17th August at 12 noon. http://www.damianclarke.co.uk

Friday 13th July - Showcase Sessions

The Showcase Sessions at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell have a new format starting this Tuesday 17th with one showcase set and open mic slots which can be booked in advance or artists can turn up on the night, starts 8pm, admission is free .   

Thursday 12th July - Keith James

New date added- Keith James – The Songs of Nick Drake will be taking place at the Crescent Arts Centre, Belfast on Friday  

Wednesday 11th July - Showcase Sessions

New revamped Showcase Sessions  & Open Mic Night every Tuesday at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell – We will be revamping our weekly Showcase Sessions which will now feature one Showcase act performing 30-40 minute set and the rest will be open mic slots which can be booked in advance or just turn up and is open to musicians as well as poets etc. Contact us for further information or to book in a slot

Tuesday 10th July - The Acoustic Couch

We have a second support slot available for the Penny Jayne Black & the Four Shots Band performance at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Friday 27th July starting at 8pm, for more information please contact us

Monday 9th July - Enchanted Market

GSMC are delighted to be running the Acoustic Stage at The Enchanted Market at Garth Hill College, Bracknell on the 16th & 17th February 2019 , for more information please contact us  

Sunday 8th July - The Acoustic Couch

Free Peace Sweet will be performing at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Friday 20th July starting at 8pm, tickets £5.00

Saturday 7th July - The Salts

The Salts have a review, an advert and track from their new album ‘ Brave’ in the latest edition of Maverick magazine , pick up a copy in your local newsagents http://www.maverick-country.com

Friday 6th July - GSMC Online Store

GSMC have a few t shirts left in Medium, Large, X Large & XX Large which are available through our website or directly http://www.grahamsteelmusiccompany.com/new-products/t-shirt-gsmc-keeping-music-live-artist-roster

Friday 6th July - The Acoustic Couch

Helta Skelta will support Atomic Rapture at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Thursday 16th August starting at 8pm. 

Friday 6th July - Showcase Sessions

New date added – The line up for Showcase Sessions at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Tuesday 31st July will feature Borders , Fishwife’s Fancy, Tony Brown & Andy Moir.

Friday 6th July - Evolution

Evolution are the perfect party/ function band suitable for all occasions and they have one purpose when on stage, to have as much fun as possible bringing the audience with them every step of the way. If you would like to book the band for your function or you require further information then please contact us . http://www.theevolutionband.co.uk

Friday 6th July - The Salts

The Salts will be talking to Brian Player on the Acoustic Cafe Radio Show on Radio Wey on Tuesday between 8pm – 10pm https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kXYfaZjp7Mk

Friday 6th July - Coombes Fest

The excellent Calum Foad will be performing at Coombes Fest at Coombes School, Arborfield on Saturday (7th July) starting as 3.30pm.   https://www.facebook.com/CoombesFest

Friday 6th July - Music Network Meeting

The next Music Network Meeting will be taking place on Wednesday 1st August at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell , open to those involved in the local / national music scene as well as musicians, we also have some showcase performance slots available, to book a slot or to get more information please contact us

Friday 6th July - The Salts

The new video ‘Brave’ by The Salts is now featured on Folk & Honey website http://www.folkandhoney.co.uk/all-our-uk-gigs/the-salts-brave-video-n250

Thursday 5th July - The Salts

The new single by The Salts ‘Brave’ will be played on the Ben Hudson Show on Hive Radio on Sat 7th July between 10 &11am and repeated the following day, Sunday 8th July between 2.00 and 3.00pm and then again on Wednesday 11th July between 8.00 and 9.00pm

Wednesday 4th July - Wilde Sundays

The Fishwife’s Fancy will be performing at Wilde Sundays at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell on Sunday 3rd February 2019 with two more acts to be announced.

Wednesday 4th July - The Acoustic Couch

Emily Hawkes will be supporting Penny Jayne Black & the Four Shots Band on Friday 27th July at the Acoustic Couch, Bracknell. Emily is a 19 year old musician from Reading who has just finished studying a Level 3 Extended Diploma in Music Performance and Production. Through her course she has developed a passion for performing regularly with herself and guitar as well as a band or trio.

Wednesday 4th July - The Salts

‘Brave’ the new single from The Salts will be played on The Folk Show on Radio Winchcombe FM on Monday 9th July from 7pm. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kXYfaZjp7Mk

Tuesday 3rd July - South Hill Park Arts Centre

Excellent young band Halvar will be supporting The Filthy Llamas at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell on 18th October https://www.facebook.com/pg/HalvarBand

Tuesday 3rd July - The Salts

The Salts performance at The Hazlitt Theatre, Maidstone has been postponed from Friday 3rd August 2018 until Saturday 9th March 2019.

Tuesday 3rd July - Official Partners

GSMC are delighted to announce The Acoustic Couch. Bracknell as an Official Partner. This fantastic live music venue situated in the very heart of Bracknell and just a few minute’s walk from the train station is open , most evenings and hosts a variety of music events with a wide range of genres and age groups. With great sound and light facilities and reasonably priced drinks and friendly staff The Acoustic Couch has already put some great up and coming acts.

https://theacousticcouch.co.uk

Monday 2nd July - Acoustic Couch

Singer songwriter Nick Saxton will be supporting Steve winch & the Inception at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell  on Saturday 14th July starting at 8pm, tickets £5.00 in advance and £6.00 on the door. https://www.facebook.com/nicksaxtonmusic

Monday 2nd July - GSMC Music Awards

Congratulations to the following performers who have been shortlisted from the May nominees for this year’s GSMC Music Awards  :- Loxley, Graffiti Child, Odette Michell, Keith James, Marsh Poem, Thudwail, PSNOBS, Anne-marie Gilliet & C’nergi.

Sunday 1st July - Wilde Sundays

The excellent Days Are Done will be performing at Wilde Sundays at South Hill Park Arts Centre on Sunday 7th October which starts at 2.30pm  http://www.daysaredone.com

Saturday 30th June - Edward Naysmith

New date added – Edward Naysmith will be performing at the Rose & Crown, Sandhurst on Saturday 28th July from 9pm, admission is free. http://www.edwardnaysmith.co.uk

Friday 29th June - The Acoustic Couch

New date added – Penny Jayne Black and the Four Shots Band will be performing at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell  with support to be announced starts 8pm, admission £5.00 in advance and £6.00 on the door. http://www.pennyjayneblack.com

Friday 29th June - GSMC Online Store

The excellent new album ‘ Brave’ by The Salts is available on CD from GSMC online store now

http://www.grahamsteelmusiccompany.com/new-products/cd-the-salts-brave

Friday 29th June - The Acoustic Couch

GSMC are looking for lively bands covers or originals for ticketed headline events at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell for Friday 20th July contact us for more information.

Friday 29th June - The Acoustic Couch

New date added – Steve Winch & the Inception will be performing at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Saturday 14th July with support to be announced , starts 8pm, tickets £5.00 in advance and £6.00 on the door. https://stevewinch.co.uk

Thursday 28th June - Wokingham Festival

Excellent Wokingham based singer songwriter Gary Millard will be performing at this year’s Wokingham Festival on Sunday 26th August .  https://www.facebook.com/events/203242566932839

Thursday 28th June - The Salts

‘Brave’ the new single from The Salts will be played on the ‘Musical Mystery Tour’ on Harborough FM. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kXYfaZjp7Mk

Thursday 28th June - The Salts

The Salts will have a track from their new album ‘ Brave’ played on Wey Valley Unearthed on Wey Valley Radio tonight (Thursday) between 7pm and 8pm . Tune in at www.weyvalleyradio.uk  or 101.1fm

Wednesday 27th June - The Salts

Please take a look at the excellent new video the title track from the new album from The Salts exclusively on the Atree Music page now, the album is available now on Braccan Records https://www.artree.org.uk/video-premiere-the-salts-brave

Wednesday 27th June - The Acoustic Couch

The excellent Borders Acoustic Duo will be performing at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell this Friday (29th June) supporting Luke Edney  https://www.facebook.com/BordersDuo

Wednesday 27th June - Graffiti Child

New date added – Excellent Party band Graffiti Child will be performing classic 70’s Funk and Disco  at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Saturday 28th July doors open 7.30pm tickets £5.00 in advance and £6.00 on the door. https://www.facebook.com/events/1730308750338203

Wednesday - 27th June - Keith James

New Date added – Keith James will be performing his Songs of Leonard Cohen show at Menter Rhosygilwen, Wales on Sunday 6th April 2019 http://www.keith-james.com

Wednesday 27th June - Amya- Ray

The talented Amya-Ray will be performing at the Bonds Brew Beer Festival  at 3pm and the Ukulele Festival, Windsor on Saturday 30th June

Tuesday 26th June - Keith James

New date added – The Keith James – Songs of Leonard Cohen show will be taking place at Chapel Arts Centre, Bath on Thursday 4th April 2019

Tuesday 26th June - Richard Digance

New date added – Richard Digance will be performing at Fairkytes Arts Centre, Hornchurch on Friday 7th June 2019 https://www.richarddigance.com

Tuesday 26th June - Night of the Guitar

We are delighted to announce that Edward Naysmith will be performing at the Night of the Guitar at The Old Court, Windsor on Friday 17th August alongside Dale Harris, Amrit Sond and Andy Prince starts 8pm and tickets are £8.00 to book go to http://www.oldcourt.org

Tuesday 26th June - Acoustic Cafe

New date added – The line up for the Acoustic Cafe at the Rose & Crown, Sandhurst on Monday 16th  July will feature Andy Prince, Francis Greene, Fishwife’s Fancy, Borders & Wilson & Cass, starts 7.30pm, admission is free. 

Tuesday 26th June - Acoustic Cafe

New date added – The line up for the Acoustic Cafe at the Rose & Crown, Sandhurst on Monday 23rd July will feature, Neil Wells, Fox Hillbillies, The Capo Thieves, Jonathan Molyneux and Richard Lee, starts 7.30pm, admission is free. 

Monday 25th June - Official Partners

GSMC are delighted to announce that Spencer Brooks Music are an Official Partner of GSMC. https://www.spencerbrooksmusic.com

Sunday 24th June - Wokingham Festival

The excellent Days Are Done will be performing at this year’s Wokingham Festival on Sunday 26th August https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3c95dyaMsZc https://www.facebook.com/events/203242566932839

Saturday 23rd June - Janet Dowd

GSMC are delighted to be taking venue and festival bookings for Janet Dowd who hails from Co.Armagh in Northern Ireland and has been singing and performing for over 20 years with various bands both in Ireland and England. Janet has collaborated with an exceptional group of local musicians to perform in venues all over Ireland and her last album ‘ Sailing Away’ was number 1 in Irish Music Magazine and has received rave reviews. For more information or to book in a show please contact us. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ip27e6xZK8w&feature=youtu.be http://janetdowd.com

Saturday 23rd June - Daniel Nestlerode

Daniel Nestlerode has July dates at 7th July R4 Festival ,Revelle, France , R4 Festival, 13th  July La Mine Café , Guise, France at La Mine Café & 20th July, Thetford Folk Club. https://www.nestlerode.co.uk

Saturday 23rd June - C'nergi

Take a look at the new video ‘ Soul Sure’ by C’nergi which is available on all digital formats https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gVDgk8nSJIU

Saturday 23rd June - Flutatious

Flutatious had a track from their new album ‘ festival’ played on  Caschlár: A World of Music on the BBC you can listen again on https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b0b6b2nm

Saturday 23rd June - Wilde Sundays

New date added – The Crayon Angels will be performing at Wilde Sundays at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell on 10th March starting at 2.30pm. The pigeonholing of music can be a foolhardy and ultimately futile pastime so rather than finding a meaningless label let's say that Crayon Angels are some pleasant humans playing some nice songs for grown-ups. https://crayonangels.co.uk

Saturday 23rd June - Acoustic Cafe

New date added – The line up for the Acoustic Cafe at The Rose & Crown on Monday 2nd July will feature Bernard Hoskin, Toxic Sofa, 2 Tanium, Mike Rawlins & Frank Lacey starts 7.30pm admission free. https://www.facebook.com/events/832897050235619

Saturday 23rd June - The Acoustic Couch

Physical tickets are available now for the Blues Night with Blue Touch and Bitter Blues on Thursday 12th July at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell to book contact us at http://www.grahamsteelmusiccompany.com/contact

Friday 22nd June - Flutatious

Flutatious are a featured artist on Prog Wave Radio and ‘ Acid Rain’ from their album ‘Festival’ is on their playlist. http://www.progwaveradio.com/category/featured-acts