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All the latest News from GSMC

 

Tuesday 26th September - Listen Up

Listen Up Network Meeting – We are looking to set up a weekly networking meeting starting in November for all those working in the music industry on a Grassroots Level, open to promoters, venues, recording studios etc , these meetings will be an opportunity to discuss ideas and support each other, if you are interested in taking part or would like more information then please contact us. 

Monday 25th September - C'nergi

GSMC is delighted to be promoting new songs from Berkshire based rock band C’nergi any media or radio stations wanting to receive information should contact us.

Monday 25th September - Edward Naysmith

New date added – Edward Naysmith will be performing at The White Hart, Basingstoke (With Ryewolf and Jon Wilks on Saturday 9th December at 7.30pm.

Sunday 24th September - Richard Digance

New date added – Richard Digance will be performing at Bognor Regis Folk Club on Friday 23rd February 2018 .

Sunday 24th September - Edward Naysmith

New date added – Edward Naysmith will be performing at Hampshire Oktoberfest, Basingstoke (performing in the Upham Tent at 4:20pm) on Saturday 14th October

Saturday 23rd September - Enchanted Market

GSMC are currently booking in artists to perform at the Acoustic Stage at the Enchanted Market on Saturday 10th February 11am- 4.30pm and on Sunday 11th February 11an – 3.30pm act interested in performing should contact us

Saturday 23rd September - Edward Naysmith

New date added – Edward Naysmith will be performing at The Red Lion, Overton (With Jon Wilks and Michael Duffy) on Friday 29th September starting at 7.30pm.

Saturday 23rd September - Showcase Sessions

Exciting new performer Si Connelly will be performing at The Showcase Sessions at The Acoustic Couch on Tuesday 17th October . 

Friday 22nd September - Edward Naysmith

GSMCare delighted to be working with Edward Naysmith  who is available for venue and festival bookings and well as tour support.

Friday 22nd September - Showcase Sessions

The line up for the Showcase Sessions on Tuesday 17th October will feature Fox Hillbillies, Edward Naysmith, Si Connelly & James Brady taking place at The Acoustic Couch starting at 8pm, admission is free.

Friday 22nd September - Lexicon Shopping Centre

Oliver Young will be performing at the Lexicon , Bracknell on Sunday 24th September between 1pm and 3pm

Thursday 21st September - The Salts

New date added – The Salts will be performing at the Gill Nethercote Centre, Whitchurch, Hampshire on Saturday 29th September 2018.

Thursday 21st September - Acoustic Cafe

The line up for the Acoustic Cafe on Monday 16th October at South Hill Park Arts Centre , Bracknell will feature Beware this Boy, Stuart Tester & Mike Baker, 2 Tanium, Frank Lacey and Matt Bond, starting at 7.30pm, admission is free.

Wednesday 20th September - Funk & Soul Christmas Party

New date added – Due to popular demand we have added a second Funk & Soul Christmas Party on Tuesday 19th December at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell which will feature Vintage Sound Collective starting at 8pm ticket on sale now.

Wednesday 20th September - The Black Feathers

The Black Feathers have a great review if their recent live performance in Stroud to promote their new single Holy Water in ‘Building our own Nashville’ https://buildingourownnashville.com/2017/09/15/the-black-feathers-live-at-stroud-subscription-rooms-review

Wednesday 20th September - The Black Feathers

Holy Water the new single from The Black Feathers was played on The Miller Tells Her Tales podcast this month. https://player.fm/series/americana-the-miller-tells-her-tale-31352/the-miller-tells-her-tale-639

Tuesday 19th September - The Salts

New date added – The Salts will be performing at Chapel Arts Centre, Bath on Friday 6th July 2018.

Monday 18th September - Spriggan Mist

GSMC are helping the excellent Spriggan Mist to fill in a couple of dates for their Spring Tour to promote their long anticipated new album ‘The Portal’ the dates we are looking to fill are 14th April (Hampshire) and 24th March (anywhere) please contact us

Monday 18th September - Daniel Nestlerode

Daniel Nestlerode has a review of his new album ‘ Almost Home’ in Fatea. “If your bag is unpretentiously well-played, well-sung, accessible Americana, both traditional and contemporary, then you can’t go wrong with Daniel’s music”

Monday 18th September - Wilde Sundays

Spencer Brooks will be performing at Wilde Sundays on 4th February 2018 alongside Edward Naysmith & Bearwood starting at 2.30pm at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell.

Monday 18th September - Corinne West

The ‘ Yew Tree’ by Corinne West will be played on Gentlefolk2 podcast for October.

Monday 18th September - Acoustic Cafe

We have a last minute 30 minute slot available for the Acoustic Cafe tonight (Monday) at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell, please contact us for further details.

Sunday 17th September - Richard Digance

New date added – Richard Digance will be performing at the Theatre Royal, Dumfries on 26th October 2018 as part of his Not Too Bad for his Age Tour.

Saturday 16th September - Cellar Bar Live

Instrumental guitarist Dale Harris will be supporting Penny Jayne Black at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell on Thursday 25th January 2018 starting at 8pm.

Saturday 16th September - Wilde Sundays

The excellent Dale Harris will be performing at Wilde Sundays on 22nd April 2018 alongside Suntrap with one more act to be confirmed at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell starting at 2.30pm.

Saturday 16th September - Showcase Sessions

Michael Tuffrey will be performing at the Showcase Sessions this Tuesday (19th September) at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell alongside Edward Naysmith, Andy Moir & Anthony Bennett starting at 8pm admission is free.

Saturday 16th September - The Salts

The Salts will be performing at a private function on Saturday 2nd June 2018

Friday 15th September - The Salts

New date added – The Salts will be performing at the Hazlitt Theatre, Maidstone on Friday 3rd August 2018 .

Friday 15th September - Richard Digance

New date added – Richard Digance will be performing at Fairkytes Arts Centre, Hornchurch on Friday 18th May 2018.

Thursday 14th September - Showcase Sessions

We have a 30 minutes set available for the Showcase Sessions at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Tuesday 19th September from 8pm, for more information please contact us.

Thursday 14th September - Acoustic Cafe

The line up for the Acoustic Cafe on the 30th October at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell will include Scent, Steve Savory, Paul Player, Ladybank & Robert Buttrick, starting at 7.30pm, admission free.

Thursday 14th September - Acoustic Cafe

The line up for the Acoustic Cafe on the 25th September at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell will include Gillian McCoy, Toxic Sofa, Giles Levy, Anthony Bennett & Anne- Marie Gillett , starting at 7.30pm, admission free.

Wednesday 13th September - Acoustic Cafe

The line up for the Acoustic Cafe on 2nd October will feature Alec Hone, Tomorrow Bird, Edward Naysmith, Frank Lacey and James Brady at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell starting at 7.30pm admission free.

Wednesday 13th September - Lexicon Shopping Centre

Abi Powell will be performing at the Lexicon Shopping Centre, Bracknell on Saturday 16th September from 12 noon.

Tuesday 12th September - Enchanted Market

GSMC will be booking in acts for the Acoustic Stage for the Enchanted Market which takes place in Bracknell between 10th 11th February 2018, if you haven’t already contacted us and would like to take part then please contact us for further details.

Tuesday 12th September - Available Dates

Current available performance slots available from GSMC include, Acoustic Cafe (30 minute set) – 25th Sept & 16th, 30th Oct & 6th Nov- Showcase Sessions (30 minute set) – 19th Sept& 17th , 31st Oct & 7th Nov- Headline act – The Acoustic Couch – 23rd Nov & 14th Dec- Support Slot – Cellar Bar (Country / Americana) 25th Jan- Funk & Soul Band – Cellar Bar – 19th or 21st Dec- Support Slot – Wilde Sundays – 4th Feb, 22nd Apr- GSMC Awards – 17th Jan- Rock Week – 4th – 6th Jan- Enchanted Market (Acoustic Stage ) 10th – 11th Feb- For more information please contact us

Tuesday 12th September - The Salts

New date added – The Salts will be performing at Wokingham Music Club on Friday 21st September 2018

Tuesday 12th September - Funk & Soul Christmas Party

GSMC are looking for a funk & soul band for an event at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell on the 19th or 21st December, please contact us for further details.

Monday 11th September - Wilde Sundays

Amrit Sond will be performing at Wilde Sundays, South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell on Sunday 11th March alongside Crayon Angels and Bernard Hoskin, starting at 2.30pm

Sunday 10th September - The Black Feathers

Holy Water the new single by The Black Feathers was played on BBC Radio Ulster this week on The Late Show with Eve Blair. 

Saturday 9th September - Showcase Sessions

The line up for the Showcase Sessions at The Acoustic Couch , Bracknell on Tuesday 24th October will feature Matthew Quilliam Band, Tomorrow Bird, Steve Savory and Frank Lacey starting at 8pm admission is free.

Saturday 9th September - The Black Feathers

Holy Water the new single from The Black Feathers was video & single of the day on Laurel Canyon Music  https://www.laurelcanyonuk.com/lcm-sotd-2017-blog/2017/9/2/holy-water-the-black-feathers

 

Saturday 9th September - The Black Feathers

Holy Water the new single from The Black Feathers will be played on BBC Radio Gloucestershire on the Johnny Coppin Show from 5.30pm

Friday 8th September - Quiet Whistle Test

Our friends at the Quiet Whistle Test are on the lookout for suitable acts to appear on their show, please take a look at their website for further details  http://quietwhistletest.com

Friday 8th September - Kinfolk

Here is a video from Brian McDaid & Michael Sanderson from Kinfolk at a recent performance at the Nova Scotia Folk Club. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GW25HfdKau8&feature=youtu.be

Friday 8th September - Rock Week

The Rock Week returns to The Acoustic Couch , Bracknell in January comprising of 3 heats (4th,5th, 6th) with the winner of each heat and the overall runner up going through to the Final on Saturday 13th January , open to all genres and solo, duo’s trio’s and bands for more information please contact us

Thursday 7th September - Edward Naysmith

New date added – Edward Naysmith will be supporting The Goat Roper Rodeo Band at Wokingham Music Club on Friday 8th September at 8pm.

Thursday 7th September - Acoustic Cafe

The line up for the Acoustic Cafe on  16th October at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell will include Beware this Boy, Stuart Tester & Mike Baker, 2 Tanium, Andy Prince & Matt Bond, starting at 7.30pm

Thursday 7th September - Showcase Sessions

The Line up for the 3rd October at The Acoustic Couch will include Penny Jayne Black, The Icicle Tree, Dandy Man & Rick Sinfield, starting at 8pm

Wednesday 6th September - Lexicon Shopping Centre

GSMC have a last minute acoustic slot available for the Lexicon Shopping Centre Launch tomorrow (Thursday)in Bracknell  between 12 noon and 2.30pm , contact me for more details and if available.

Wednesday 6th September - Richard Digance

Newdate added - Richard Digance will be performing at Lincoln Theatre Royal on Saturday 28th April 2018

Wednesday 6th September - The Black Feathers

Holy Water the new single from The Black Feathers was played on Russell Hill Country Music Show on the 10th September on Express FM from 12 noon.

Wednesday 6th September - Tom Gamble

 Here is the latest video by guitarist Tom Gamble who is available for venue and festival bookings https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=178&v=-H9IOGirfEc

Wednesday 6th September - The Black Feathers

Holy Water the new single from The Black Feathers was played on The Mystery Train Radio Show on the 3rd September on Severn FM. https://www.smore.com/7u830-the-mystery-train-radio-show-03-09

Tuesday 5th September - Showcase Sessions

GSMC will be organising a Halloween Showcase Sessions Special on Tuesday31st October, acts wanting to take part should contact us

Monday 4th September - The Salts

New date added – The Salts will be performing at Croydon Folk Club on Monday 16th April.

Sunday 3rd September - Penny Jayne Black

Penny Jayne Black has a track from her debut album played on 'Top Country Hits Radio Show' which is aired on FM radio stations in Uruguay, Argentina, Mexico and Spain. Now available Top Country Hits No. 550 on Sunday 27 August with new music by Brad Paisley John Fogerty, Allison Moorer OG Shelby LynneWade Hayes Penny Jayne Black Maren Morris John Prine and many more. To listen online at any time and / or download for free and in Mp3 from www.topcountryhits.net

Saturday 2nd September - R'n'Beatles

New date added- GSMC are delighted to announce that the R’n’Beatles will be performing at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell on Thursday 29th March 2018

Saturday 2nd September - The Black Feathers

Here is a link to the video for the stunning new single Holy Water by The Black Feathers please take a look. GSMC have media copies available for radio and review, contact us for a copy and see them live at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Thursday 28th September you can reserve your tickets through us. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3GJow_0mIFY

Saturday 2nd September - Penny Jayne Black

Penny Jayne Black will have a track from her debut album played on Russell Hill’s Country Music Show on Express FM this Sunday from 12 noon.

Saturday 2nd September - Showcase Sessions

The line up for the Showcase Sessions on Tuesday 3rd October at The Acoustic Couch will feature Penny Jayne Black, Dandy Man, Steve Savory & Rick Sinfield, starting at 8pm.

Saturday 2nd September - Lexicon

Singer songwriter James Parkin will be performing at the Lexicon, Bracknell on Sunday 24th September between 1pm and 3pm.

Friday 1st September - Showcase Sessions

Matthew Quilliam & Band will be performing at the Showcase Sessions on Tuesday 24th October at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell with more acts to be confirmed starting at 8pm.

Friday 1st September - Richard Digance

New date added – Richard Digance will be performing at the Milton Rooms, Malton, North Yorkshire on Friday 27th April 2018 as part of his ‘ Not Too Bad for his Age Tour’

Friday 1st September - The Black Feathers

Holy Water the new single by The Black Feathers will be played on the Folk Show on Argyll

Friday 1st September - The Salts

Brian Doran from The Salts was interviewed on BBC Radio Sussex in advance of their show at Brighton Open Air Theatre on Sunday 10th September you can listen again at http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p05cfj1p#play

Friday 1st September - The Black Feathers

Holy Water the new single by The Black Feathers will be played on the Hillbilly Boogie Show on Saturday 2nd September https://www.facebook.com/pg/hillbillyboogieshow

Friday 1st September - The Black Feathers

Holy Water the new single by The Black Feathers is out today https://theblackfeathers.com

Thursday 31st August - Damian Clarke

‘Planxty Burk’ by Damian Clarke can be heard on Brian Players excellent  Acoustic Cafe show https://brianplayermusic.wordpress.com

Thursday 31st August - The Black Feathers

The new single ‘Holy Water’ by The Black Feathers can be heard on the Out of this World podcast http://jprpodcasts.podbean.com/e/out-of-this-world-420-280817

Thursday 31st August - Wilde Sundays

Talented singer songwriter Finch will be performing at Wilde Sundays on 14th January at 2.30pm alongside James Parkin and Beware this Boy at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell

Thursday 31st August - The Filthy Llamas

Online tickets are available now for The Filthy Llamas show at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Thursday 12th October starting at 8pm https://www.wegottickets.com/event/414969

Thursday 31st August - Showcase Sessions

The line up for the Showcase Sessions at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Tuesday 26th September will feature Beware this Boy, Amrit Sond, Robert Buttrick & Frank Lacey, starting at 8pm, admission is free.

Thursday 31st August - The Black Feathers

The excellent new single ‘Holy Water’ by The Black Feathers can be heard on the Black on Blues podcast http://blackonblues.com/archives/1799

Wednesday 30th August - Damian Clarke

"Blue Cockade" by Damian Clarke is on the Gentlefolk 2 podcast this month, to listen go to  www.gentlefolk2.co.uk 

Wednesday 30th August - Lexicon Shopping Centre

We have a slot 30 minute available for the Lexicon Shopping Centre  Launch for Sunday 24th September between 1pm and 3pm, interested acts should contact us for more details.

Wednesday 30th August - The Filthy Llamas

Tickets for the Filthy Llamas performance at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Thursday 12th October are on sale now. https://www.wegottickets.com/event/414969

Wednesday 30th August - Acoustic Cafe

The line up for the Acoustic Cafe at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell on Monday 9th October will feature Crayon Angels, Oliver Young, Ted Robinson, Abi Powell, Steve Donnelly & the cast of Wizard of Oz, starting at 7pm, admission free.

Tuesday 29th August - Available Performance Slots

GSMC currently have the following performance slots available please contact us for more information:-

Acoustic Cafe – South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell - 25th September & 2nd, 9th, 16th October

Showcase Sessions – The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell- 19th , 26th September & 3rd, 16th October

Headline Acts - The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell- 23rd November & 14th December

Rock Week 2018 – The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell - 4th , 5th, 6th January

Wilde Sundays – South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell - 14th January,  4th February, 11th March

Cellar Bar Live – South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell- Thursday 25th January

GSMC Music Awards – The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell - Wednesday 17th January

Monday 28th August - Penny Jayne Black

Tickets are on sale now for Up Close & Personal, Singer/ Songwriter Night- with host Thorne Hill featuring Abi Bridgeman, Meg McPartlin, Penny Jayne Black, TC Country & Two Ways Home at Gullivers, Manchester on Friday 15th September, 2017 at 7:30pm

Sunday 27th August - Showcase Sessions

GSMC are delighted to announce that the excellent Icicle Tree (Trio) will be performing at the Showcase Sessions at The Acoustic Couch on Tuesday (29th August) from 8pm, admission free.

Saturday 26th August - Penny Jayne Black

Penny Jayne Black has been nominated as UK Country Artist of the Year in the UK Country Music Awards presented by UK Country

Friday 25th August - Penny Jayne Black

‘On the Beach’ the new single from Penny Jayne Black is song of the week on Chase your Dreams’ Radio.

Thursday 24th August - Wilde Sundays

Berkshire based folk trio Bearwood will be performing alongside Edward Naysmith at Wilde Sundays on the 4th February from 2.30pm

Thursday 24th August - The Acoustic Couch

GSMC are currently booking in headline acts for The Acoustic Couch on Thursday 23rd November and Thursday 14th December, acts wanting to perform should contact us

Thursday 24th August - Funk & Soul Christmas Party

GSMC are delighted to announce that the Funk & Soul Christmas Party on the 20th December is now sold out, sadly this will be the final performance by the fabulous Hidden Agenda but there is a chance to see them at Boogie Music Inferno on the 10th November in the Wilde Theatre, South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell alongside Soul Direction & Evolution which promises to be a great night,  to book tel 01344 484123

Thursday 24th August - Wokingham Festival

GSMC will be running the merchandise stand at the Wokingham Festival this weekend on the Saturday and Sunday so if you are around please come and say hello, great line up and delicious food.

Wednesday 23rd August - Penny Jayne Black

Penny Jayne Black has been nominated as UK Female Country Singer of the Year in the UK Country Music Awards presented by UK Country Radio.com

Wednesday 23rd August - Online Store

GSMC have a wide selection of CD’s available on our online store please take a look at our website for more information.