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All the latest News from GSMC

 

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

Thursday 21st June - Wokingham Festival

Horizon will be performing at the year’s Wokingham Festival on Sunday 26th August https://www.facebook.com/Horizonacoustic

Thursday 21st June - Keith James

Keith James will be performing his ‘The Songs of Nick Drake’ show at The Stables, Milton Keynes on Thursday 26th September http://www.keith-james.com

Thursday 21st June - GSMC Official Partners

GSMC are delighted to announce The Rose & Crown, Sandhurst as Official Partners. The Rose and Crown pub is the oldest pub in Sandhurst. We always have something special on offer with up to 7 real ales and 1 cask cider; draught lagers as well as a delicious food menu as well as Handmade glass decorations and jewellery for sale. They are real supporters of live music and as well as being the home for  our weekly Acoustic Cafe nights they also host music most weeks on other nights as well as various weekend festivals throughout the year. http://www.roseandcrownsandhurst.info

Thursday 21st June - Evolution

GSMC are delighted to be taking bookings for Evolution the perfect band for all occasions. Evolution are a young and stylish 6 piece party disco band from Berkshire. They have one purpose when on stage, to have as much fun as possible bringing the audience with them every step of the way. So if you're looking for a night out to just sing and dance your cares away come and see Evolution. For more information or to book in show please contact us. http://www.theevolutionband.co.uk

Thursday 21st June - Richard Digance

Tickets are on Sale now for the Richard Digance performance at the Theatre Royal Dumfries on 26th October 2018 https://theatreroyaldumfries.ticketsolve.com/shows/873591596

Thursday 21st June - Keith James

GSMC are delighted to be taking Keith James The Songs of Leonard Cohen - Available Spring 2019 -This wonderful Tower of Songs, stripped back, desolate, naked and sensual https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xnMR5Jn_RMw  

Wednesday 20th June - The Filthy Llamas

The new single by The Filthy Llamas a reworking of The Osmonds classic ‘ Crazy Horses’ is available as a download on Amazon  & iTunes or as CD from their website  http://www.thefilthyllamas.com

Wednesday 20th June - Beer Festival

GSMC are looking for an acoustic act for a Beer Festival in the Wokingham area on Saturday 30th June starting at 3pm, 30 minute set, please contact us for more information if interested ? http://www.grahamsteelmusiccompany.com/contact

Wednesday 20th June - The Black Feathers

 The new single ‘ The Ghosts Have Eaten Well’ by The Black Feathers will be played on The Folk Pilot Show on Deal Radio from 10pm tonight Wednesday . https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i7Fg84qmOh4

Tuesday 19th June - Wokingham Festival

Talented singer songwriter Edward Naysmith will be performing at this year’s Wokingham Festival on Sunday 26th August. http://www.edwardnaysmith.co.uk

Tuesday 19th June - Keith James

Keith James will be performing his ‘ Best of Keith James’ show at the Garden Cafe, Birmingham on Wednesday 26th September http://www.keith-james.com/concerts.php

Tuesday 19th June - The Black Feathers

The new single by The Black Feathers ‘ The Ghosts Have Eaten Well’ was track of the week on The Mystery Train Radio Show this Sunday http://www.mysterytrainradio.com

Tuesday 19th June - Richard Digance

New date added – Richard Digance will be performing at the Lane Theatre, Newquay, Cornwall on Thursday 9th May 2019 https://www.richarddigance.com

Tuesday 19th June - The Filthy Llamas

The new single by The Filthy Llamas ‘Crazy Horses’ will be played on 'The Ballroom Blitz' this Thursday (21st June). The show goes out between 10pm and Midnight on www.icrfm.com . There is also a 'listen again' feature on Mixcloud - www.Mixcloud.com  

Tuesday 19th June - The Black Feathers

The new single by The Black Feathers ‘ The Ghosts Have Eaten Well’ was track of the week on CamFolk on Cam FM https://theblackfeathers.com

Monday 18th June - The Black Feathers

The new single by The Black Feathers ‘ The Ghosts Have Eaten Well’ will be played on Fokal Point on Thursday 21st June  www.folkalpoint.scot   (sponsored by Robin Campbell - Music)

Sunday 17th June - Acoustic Cafe

The line up for the Acoustic Cafe at the Rose & Crown, Sandhurst on Monday 9th July will feature LATE, Paul Player, David Molyneux, Anthony Bennett & Andy Moir starting at 7.30pm admission is free.  

Saturday 16th June - PJ's @ The Boom

Our Saturday night Dining & Dancing nights will cease to continue as from this week. Our apologies go to the bands and all those that were planning to attend, if you have booked tickets please contact the booking agent for a full refund. We are in discussion with the new management and hopefully the nights will be able to continue in the not too distant future. For now though a big thank you to all those people that made these nights so successful so quickly and to all at  PJ’s for the opportunity.  For more information please contact us http://www.grahamsteelmusiccompany.com/contact

Friday 15th June - Wokingham Festival

We are delighted to announce that Toxic Sofa will be performing at this years Wokingham Festival on Saturday 25th August . Toxic Sofa are husband and wife team, Tim Bastock and Kim Halliday. Tim has been playing guitar for over 40 years and is also an experienced bassist, having played in a variety of local bands and for musicals and pantomimes. Kim has a mainly musical/theatrical background, although she has sung at festivals such as Glastonbury and Rewind and on Saturday prime time TV. She also plays bass guitar and recorder for a church rock band, with Tim on rhythm guitar

Friday 15th June - Keith James

New date added – Keith James will be performing The Songs of Nick Drake at The Plowright Theatre, Scunthorpe on Sunday 23rd September http://www.keith-james.com

Friday 15th June - The Acoustic Couch

Tickets are on sale now for The Voodoo Sheiks performance at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Thursday 13th September https://www.wegottickets.com/event/442607

Thursday 14th June - The Boom, Windsor

We are looking for a funk & soul function band to perform at The Boom, Windsor on Friday 6th July doors 7.30pm, band onstage 8.30pm please contact us for more information. http://www.grahamsteelmusiccompany.com/contact

Thursday 14th June - Artists Wanted

We are currently talking to a venue in the Tilehurst area regarding a regular Saturday night event for solo and dup acoustic covers acts, this is a paid gig and act needs to supply own PA please contact us if interested http://www.grahamsteelmusiccompany.com/contact

Thursday 14th June - The Voodoo Sheiks

New date added –Blues Rock band The Voodoo Sheiks will be performing at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Thursday 13th September starting at 8pm, tickets £6.00 https://www.voodoo-sheiks.com

Thursday 14th June - Official Partners

GSMC are delighted to announce our ‘Official Partner’ list, this will be organisations, companies and individuals who although work separately from one another, we have a good open and supportive working relationship with. The first ‘Official Partner’ to be announced are Spriggan Promotions Ltd.

Thursday 14th June - Wokingham Festival

The talented Marky Dawson vocal & piano player will be performing at this year’s Wokingham Festival on Saturday 25th August 2018   https://www.facebook.com/events/203242566932839

Thursday 14th June - Flutatious

Flutatious have an excellent review of their new album ‘Festival’ in the latest edition of Classic Rock magazine. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zYgQ2p8Z5Cc

Wednesday 13th June - The Black Feathers

The new single by The Black Feathers ‘ The Ghosts Have Eaten Well’ was played on the Tiopan Show on BBC Radio Nan Gaidheal this week. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i7Fg84qmOh4

Tuesday 12th June - Keith James

New date added –Keith James -  The Songs of Nick Drake will be taking place at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell on Thursday 21st February 2019 .

Tuesday 12th June - Keith James

Keith James had a track from his ‘ Tenderness Claws’ album played on on the Out of this World’ podcast this week. https://jprpodcasts.podbean.com/e/out-of-this-world-460-110618

Monday 11th June - Keith James - Songs of Leonard Cohen

Keith James will be performing his Songs of Leonard Cohen show at Neath Little Theatre on Friday 29th June. http://www.keith-james.com/concerts.php

Monday 11th June - Wokingham Festival

Corvid will be performing at this year’s Wokingham Festival on Saturday 25th August. Corvid are a Sea Shanty Punk trio, Logan (Double Bass / Vocals), Craig (Accordion) and Leigh (Drums).

Monday 11th June - Wilde Sundays

The excellent Mark T will be returning for our Wilde Sundays sessions at South Hill Park Arts Centre on Sunday 13th January 2019 http://www.circleofsound.co.uk/markt/index.htm

Sunday 10th June - The Black Feathers

The new single by The Black Feathers ‘ The Ghosts Have Eaten Well’ was played on the latest edition of The Miller Tells Her Tales podcast https://theblackfeathers.com

Saturday 9th June - GSMC Artists 2019

GSMC are delighted to be taking bookings for the following shows for 2019 :- Richard Digance – March to June 2019 , The Salts – Songs From The Sea, Keith James – The Songs of Leonard Cohen, Peter Donegan & Penny Jayne Black & The Four Shots Band , Daniel Nestlerode – Mandolinist – April & August 2019. More to shows to be added

Friday 8th June - The Filthy Llamas

The legendary John Otway has this to say about The Filthy Llamas new single a cover of The Osmonds classic ‘ Crazy Horses "I have two hit Records - now had I recorded this splendid cover, then Cor Baby I’d have three, really.".

Friday 8th June - Daniel Nestlerode

Check out this excellent song by Daniel Nestlerode ‘ Take Us As We Are’ from his album ‘ Almost Home’ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CLrDxuMY7U4 . We are now taking venue and festival bookings for Daniel’s 2019 UK Tour for more information please contact us

Friday 8th June - Richard Digance

New date added – Richard Digance will be performing at Bridlington Spa on Thursday 4th April 2019 https://www.richarddigance.com

Friday 8th June - Richard Digance

New date added – Richard Digance will be performing at St Edith Folk Summer Party, Sevenoakes on 19th July 2019 https://www.richarddigance.com

Friday 8th June - Showcase Sessions

New date added – The line up for the Showcase Sessions at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Tuesday 10th July will feature Amrit Sond, Andy Prince, Toxic Sofa & Neil Wells starts 8.00pm admission free.

Friday 8th June - Acoustic Cafe

New date added – The line up for the Acoustic Cafe at the Rose & Crown on Monday 9th July will feature LATE, David Molyneux, Rick Sinfield, Andy Moir & Anthony Bennett, starts 7.30pm admission free.  

Friday 8th June - Music Network Meeting

New added – The next Music Network Meeting will be taking place on Wednesday 4th July at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell open to those involved in music at any level. For more information please contact us at http://www.grahamsteelmusiccompany.com/contact

Friday 8th June - The Acoustic Couch

New date added – The Voodoo Sheiks will be performing at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Thursday 13th September , starts 8pm, tickets £6.00 https://www.voodoo-sheiks.com

Friday 8th June - GSMC Online Store

Please take a look at the GSMC online store for the all latest releases from artists we work with and GSMC Keeping Music Live Tee Shirts. http://www.grahamsteelmusiccompany.com/new-products

Friday 8th June - Wokingham Festival

We are delighted to announce that Zach Johnson will be performing at this year’s Wokingham Festival on Saturday 25th August. Zach Johnson is a singer-songwriter from South-East England, writing lyrically-driven indie/folk tunes. He was voted the best newcomer at the ‘Graham Steel Music Awards 2017’ and has supported artists such as Luke Jackson (BBC Radio 2 folk award nominee), John Craigie and The Black Feathers. Zach’s music is influenced by the likes of Noah Gundersen, Jason Isbell and Frank Turner.

Friday 8th June - Spriggan Mist

Spriggan Mist’s will be on the Prog’n’Roll Show on Justincase Radio this Sunday where they will be playing tracks by the band you will also be able to chat to the band live and there is a chance to win a signed copy of The Portal https://gfreedomathina.blogspot.com/2018/06/prog-n-roll-radio-show-welcomes.html …

Thursday 7th June - Wokingham Festival

The Barberettes will be performing at this year’s Wokingham Festival on Sunday 26th August. The Barberettes are an award winning, accomplished group of singers who sing in four part a cappella harmony and Barbershop styles.. http://www.barberettes.org.uk

Thursday 7th June - The Black Feathers

Check out the excellent new video by The Black Feathers ' The Ghosts Have Eaten Well' released 22nd June. GSMC have advance copies for media and radio.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=125&v=i7Fg84qmOh4

Thursday 7th June - The Black Feathers

The new single by The Black Feathers ‘ The Ghosts Have Eaten Well’ released on 22nd June will be played on West Norfolk Radio’s Special Ely Folk Festival Show tonight (Thursday) from 7pm and the show is repeated on Friday 15th at 8pm. http://www.westnorfolkradio.co.uk

Thursday 7th June - The Salts

'10,000 Miles' by The Salts from their new album ‘Brave’ was played on the Bishop FM Folk Show this week. http://www.braccanrecords.com

Thursday 7th June - The Salts

Brave the title track from the new album by The Salts will be played on Surrey Hills Radio this Sunday from 5pm.

Thursday 7th June - The Black Feathers

The new single by The Black Feathers ‘ The Ghosts Have Eaten Well’ released on 22nd June will be played on A World Of Difference on www.bluesandrootsradio.com   on Tuesday 12th June at 8.00pm UK time.

Wednesday 6th June - PJ's @ The Boom

GSMC have a slot available for a Funk & Soul Band for Friday 6th July at PJ’s @ The Boom, Windsor please contact us for more information

Wednesday 6th June - Flutatious

Flutatious have the track ‘Joy’ from their album ‘Festival’ played on the Kiss that Prog Show on Listen Lanarkshire this Thursday evening. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zYgQ2p8Z5Cc

Tuesday 5th June - Flutatious

Flutatious will have their track ‘Joy’ from their new album ‘Festival’  on the Walrus & Carpenter show on Rock Radio UK tonight (Tuesday) between 7pm and 8pm http://rock-radio.co.uk

Tuesday 5th June - The Black Feathers

The new single by The Black Feathers ‘ The Ghosts Have Eaten Well’ can be heard on the Gary Hazlehurst Folk Show on Nova FM this Sunday (10th June ) from 8pm -10pm https://novafm.co.uk

Monday 4th June - The Black Feathers

The new single ‘ The Ghosts Have Eaten Well’ by The Black Feathers released on 22nd June was  played on the Russell Hill Country Music Show on Express FM on Sunday you can listen again   https://www.mixcloud.com/russellhillmaverickmagazine/russell-hills-country-music-show-on-express-fm-feat-rebecca-jayne-030618

Monday 4th June - The Black Feathers

The new single ‘ The Ghosts Have Eaten Well’ by The Black Feathers released on 22nd June will be played on the Roots & Shoots show on Felixstowe FM tonight (Monday) . https://theblackfeathers.com

Monday 4th June - Out Of This World

The Salts, The Black Feathers & Keith James all have tracks played on the excellent ‘ Out Of This World’ podcast this week https://jprpodcasts.podbean.com/e/out-of-this-world-459-040618   

Monday 4th June - The Black Feathers

The new single ‘ The Ghosts Have Eaten Well’ by The Black Feathers released on 22nd June will be played on Finnigan’s Wake, Radio Nowhere NJ,USA  . https://theblackfeathers.com

Monday 4th June - The Black Feathers

The new single ‘ The Ghosts Have Eaten Well’ by The Black Feathers released on 22nd June will be played on The Folk Show, Nova FM . https://theblackfeathers.com

Sunday 3rd June - Flutatious

‘Acid Rain’ by Flutatious from their new album will be played on Campus Community Radio , Ontario, Canada on Monday www.cfrc.ca  

Saturday 2nd June - Spriggan Mist

Spriggan Mist will be taking part in an online interview on the Prog’n’Roll Show on http://www.justincaseradio.com on Sunday 10th June starting at 8pm, this will be a global event with a chance to chat to the band live online and the show are planning to play up to five tracks from the latest album ‘ The Portal’

Friday 1st June - Wokingham festival

We are delighted to announce the Band of Hope will be performing at Wokingham Festival on Friday 24th August  https://www.facebook.com/events/203242566932839   

Friday 1st June - Acoustic Cafe

New date added – The line up for the Acoustic Cafe at the Rose & Crown, Sandhurst on Monday 18th June will feature Ian Freedman, Jonathan Molyneux, The Capo Thieves, Mark Nelson Trio and Harry Busby, starting at 7.30pm admission is free

Thursday 31st May - Acoustic Cafe

New date added – The line up for the Acoustic Cafe at the Rose & Crown, Sandhurst on Monday 4th June will feature Francis Greene, Michael Tuffery, Andy Prince, Buskers Convention & Neil Wells, starts 7.30pm, admission is free.

Thursday 31st May - The Salts

The Salts have a couple of tracks from their new album ‘Brave’ in June’s Gentlefolk 2 which comes out on Friday, to listen please go to http://www.gentlefolk2.co.uk

Wednesday 30th May - Flutatious

Here is the new video ‘Joy’  from Flutatious from their new album ‘ Festival’ as seen in Prog Magazine https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zYgQ2p8Z5Cc&feature=youtu.be

Wednesday 30th May - Ukulele festival

We are delighted to announce the excellent Suntrap will be performing at the Ukulele Festival at The Old , Windsor on Saturday 30th June https://www.facebook.com/events/387839648397254

Wednesday 30th May - The Black Feathers

The forthcoming single ‘ The Ghosts Have Eaten Well’ by The Black Feathers released on 22nd June  was played on Argyll FM this week http://folkshow.blogspot.com

Tuesday 29th May - Wokingham Festival

The East Berkshire Operatic Society will be returning to the Wokingham Festival on Saturday 25th August . Award winning Wokingham based musical theatre company, EBOS, will present a selection of songs from their forthcoming shows. 

Tuesday 29th May - Acoustic Cafe

New date added – The line up for the Acoustic Cafe at the Rose & Crown, Sandhurst  on Monday 25th June will feature Days Are Done, Dan Milson, Emma Jane Kennedy, Ivor Game and Andy Cox, starting at 7.30pm admission is free.

Tuesday 29th May - The Black Feathers

The forthcoming single ‘ The Ghosts Have Eaten Well’ by The Black Feathers was played on Marie Crichton’s Country Show on BBC Radio Shropshire this week to listen again go to https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p001d784

Tuesday 29th May - The Salts

The Salts have another excellent review of their new album’ Brave’
“No doubt about it – this scintillating band just grabs the unsuspecting audience by the scruff of the neck and delivers a shed-full of great gutsy harmonies and full-on good-time sound.”
http://folk.wales/magazine/?p=315#THE_SALTS

Tuesday 29th May - C'nergi

‘Soul Sure’ the new single by C’nergi will be on the June playlist on Only Rock Radio https://www.onlyrockradio.com

Tuesday 29th May - Spriggan Mist

 ‘The Good Ship Polyphemus’ by Spriggan Mist was played on The Prog Mill Radio Show last week.

Tuesday 29th May - The Black Feathers

The forthcoming new single ‘ The Ghosts Have Eaten Well’ by The Black Feathers was played on Iain Anderson Show on BBC Radio Scotland this week https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b0b4jxqt

Tuesday 29th May - The Salts

The Salts had a track from their new album Brave played on the Nova FM Folk Show this week .

Monday 28th May - The Salts

The Salts have another track from their excellent album ‘ Brave’ out now on Braccan Records played on this week’s  ‘ Out of this World’ podcast . https://jprpodcasts.podbean.com/e/out-of-this-world-458-280518

Monday 28th May - The Black Feathers

The new single by The Black Feathers ‘ The Ghosts Have Eaten Well’ will be played on Brian Players Acoustic Cafe on Tuesday 29th May https://brianplayermusic.wordpress.com

Sunday 27th May - Peter Donegan & Penny Jayne Black

Tickets are on sale now for the  Peter Donegan & Penny Jayne Black show at The Chapel Arts Centre, Bath on 15th March 2019 https://www.wegottickets.com/event/441294

Saturday 26th May - Penny Jayne Black

Penny Jayne Black has been nominated for 'Female Rising Star' by The Josie Music Awards, Nashville https://www.josiemusicawards.com

Friday 25th May - The Black Feathers

The excellent new single by The Black Feathers ‘The Ghosts Have Eaten Well’ is out on 22nd June and GSMC have pre release copies on download and CD available for media and radio, please contact us for a copy and press pack. https://theblackfeathers.com 

Friday 25th May - The Acoustic Couch

Tickets are on sale now for the Atomic Rapture – tribute to music of Blondie performance at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Thursday 16th August https://www.wegottickets.com/event/441111

Thursday 24th May - Ukulele Festival

We have a couple of performance slots available for the Acoustic Stage for the Ukulele Festival at The Old Court , Windsor on Saturday 30th June artists already confirmed include  Get Plucky,  Matthew Quilliam, Hula Monkeys , Dandy Man, Sue Graves, Mad Axe Muderers, BUGS &  Emily Blyth plus workshops and a jam session , to perform please contact us , to book tickets contact the venue.

Thursday 24th May - Wokingham Festival

We are excited to announce the Spencer Brooks Trio will be performing at this year’s Wokingham Festival  on Sunday 26th August. www.spencerbrooksmusic.com

Wednesday 23rd May - Wokingham Festival

The excellent Small Strings Ukulele Band will be performing at Wokingham Festival on Saturday 25th August. The Small Strings is a Reading based ukulele band performing quirky cover songs.  Their repertoire is drawn from a wide range of pop, rock and soul tunes, taking some of their favourite tracks and giving them a ukulele twist.  An amazing sight and an even more amazing sound

Wednesday 23rd May - Calum Foad

New date added - Calum Foad will be performing at a Private Function on Saturday 21st July http://calumfoad.com

Wednesday 23rd May - PJ's @ the Boom

New date added – Revolution Jazz Funk will be performing at PJ’s @ the Boom, Windsor on Saturday 1st September  doors open 7.30pm   to book a table to dine please call 01753 306070 non dining tickets £10.00 https://www.pjswindsor.com

Wednesday 23rd May - Wokingham Festival

Wokingham Festival Early Bird Tickets for 24th – 26th August are available now for just £15.00 for the weekend or £6.00 per day https://www.wokinghamfestival.co.uk/tickets

Wednesday 23rd May - Wokingham Music Club

Excellent singer songwriter Zach Johnson will be supporting Stephen Dale Petit Band at Wokingham Music Club on Thursday 24th May starting at 8pm. http://www.wokinghammusicclub.co.uk/gigs

Wednesday 23rd May - The Old Court, Windsor

We delighted to announce EMMAY will be supporting Spriggan Mist alongside Corvus for a Summer Solstice Celebration at The Old Court, Windsor on Friday 22nd June starting at 8pm, tickets £10.00.

Tuesday 22nd May - The Salts

‘ Haul Away for Rosie’ from The Salts new album ‘ Brave’ on Braccan Records was played on the ‘ Out of this World’ podcast this week. https://jprpodcasts.podbean.com/e/out-of-this-world-457-210518

Monday 21st May - Evolution Party Band

Evolution are the perfect function / party band for all occasions, please take  look at their website http://www.theevolutionband.co.uk

Monday 21st May - PJ's @the Boom

We have a great line up for PJ’s @ the Boom, Windsor for July which features The Funk & Soul Rebels, Graffiti Child, Average Funk Band & Soul Works https://www.pjswindsor.com

Monday 21st May - Peter Donegan & Penny Jayne Black

New date added – Peter Donegan & Penny Jayne Black, rising stars in the British Country Music scene will be performing at Chapel Arts Centre Bath on Friday 15th March 2019 backed by The Four Shots Band. http://www.peterdonegan.com http://www.pennyjayneblack.com

Monday 21st May - C'nergi

‘Soul Sure’ the new single from C’nergi  will be played on tonight on The Rock Out on Deal Radio between 8 & 10pm(BST).

Monday 21st May - Wilde Sundays

New dates added - GSMC have new dates announced for our monthly Wilde Sundays events at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell for 2019 on 3 February, 10 March,  14 April & 12 May artists wanting to perform should contact us

Monday 21st May - South Hill Park Arts Centre

New dates added - GSMC have new dates announced for our monthly Cellar Bar events at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell for 2019 on 21 February, 21 March, 25 April & 23 May, artists wanting to perform should contact us

Sunday 20th May - Spriggan Mist

‘ The Good Ship Polyphemus’ from the latest album ‘The Portal’ by Spriggan Mist was played on the Prog ’n’ Roll Radio Show. http://www.sprigganmist.co.uk

Saturday 19th May - Showcase Sessions

The line up for the Showcase Sessions at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Tuesday 22nd May will feature Michael Tuffery, Rick Sinfield, Frank Lacey & Abi Powell starting at 8pm, admission is free.

 Friday 18th May - Wokingham Festival

We are delighted to announce Kinfolk will be performing at the Wokingham Festival on Sunday 26th August  - 'Playing Original Celtic influenced Folk / Country Music mixed in with their own distinct versions of favourite cover songs' 
http://kinfolksongs.wixsite.com/kinfolk/about

Friday 18th May - Showcase Sessions

New date added – The line up for the Showcase Sessions at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Tuesday 19th June will feature Phillip Cooper, Jamie R Hawkins, Marsh Poem and Rick Sinfield, starts 8pm, admission is free

Friday 18th May - PJ's @ The Boom

New date added – Party band Hubba Bubba will be performing at PJ’s @ the Boom, Windsor on Saturday 24th November doors open 7.30pm   to book a table to dine please call 01753 306070 non dining tickets £10.00. https://www.pjswindsor.com

Thursday 17th May - Evolution

Evolution are a great party band available for Wedding’s Parties and Functions, you can catch the band live at a rare public event at PJ’s @ The Boom, Windsor on Saturday 9th June 4th for more information on the  band visit their Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/EvolutionBandBerkshire

Thursday 17th May - Wokingham Festival

The Rag & Moan Men will be performing at Wokingham Festival on Saturday 25th August. The Rag and Moan Men are from the wild borderlands between Berkshire and Hampshire. www.theragandmoanmen.com

Thursday 17th May - Showcase Sessions

GSMC have 30 minute slots available for the next Showcase Session at The Acoustic Couch on Tuesday 22nd May starting at 8pm, open to solo artists, duo’s/ trio’s and bands  to book a slot or for more information please contact us 

Thursday 17th May - Showcase Sessions

New date added – The line up for the Showcase Sessions at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Tuesday 12th June will feature Odette Michell, Chloe Amelia, Alfie Griffin & Anthony Bennett starting at 8pm admission is free. 

Thursday 17th May - Flutatious

Flutatious will have a track from their new album ‘ Festival’ played on the latest edition  Carry’s Music Machine on OSU Radio , Netherlands http://osuradio.nl

Wednesday 16th May - Wilde Sundays

New date added – the line up for our Wilde Sundays event 13th January 2019 at South Hill Park Arts Centre, Bracknell will feature Odette Michell, Vicki Sayers and Spencer Brooks Band, starting at 2.30pm.  

Wednesday 16th May - Showcase Sessions

New date added – The line up for the Showcase Sessions at The Acoustic Couch on Tuesday 5th June will feature Blue Phase, Bahama House, Andy Moir and Toxic Sofa starting at 8pm admission free.

Wednesday 16th May - Flutatious

Flutatious have a track from their new album Festival played on Starship Overflow on 20th May http://www.starshipoverflow.com

Wednesday 16th May - PJ's @ The Boom

New date added – The fabulous Graffiti Child will be returning to PJ’s @ The Boom, Windsor on Saturday 14th July, doors open 7.30pm to book for dining tel 01753 306070 https://www.pjswindsor.com

Wednesday 16th May - Wokingham Festival

The excellent Blue Touch will be performing at this year’s Wokingham Festival on Sunday 26th August. Never shy to break away from the formulaic or cliché, Blue Touch are less about a Texas shuffle or waking up this morning and more about getting out, having a good time and enjoying what you do. They have been in existence in a number of guises since 2001 but this line up the one that brings together all the elements needed to ensure they maintain their reputation as one of the top live acts on the blues circuit playing at many festivals and clubs over the years. http://www.bluetouch.info

Wednesday 16th May - The Salts

The Salts have a review of their new album ‘ Brave’ on Braccan Records in Northern Sky Magazine. http://www.northernskymag.com

Wednesday 16th May - Acoustic Cafe

New date added – The line up for the Acoustic Cafe at The Rose & Crown, Sandhurst on Monday 28th May will feature Anne-marie Gilliet, David Molyneux, 2 Tanium, Paul Player and Anthony Bennett starting at 7.30pm admission is free. 

Wednesday 16th May - The Acoustic Couch

New date added – Atomic Rapture perform their tribute to the music of Blondie at The Acoustic Couch, Bracknell on Thursday 16th August. https://www.facebook.com/pg/atomicrapture

Tuesday 15th May - Fleur Stevenson

New date added – Fleur Stevenson will be performing at the 606 Club London on Sunday 3rd June at 1.30pm www.fleurstevensonjazz.co.uk

Monday 14th May - South Hill Park Arts Centre

New date added – excellent roots and blues performer Mark Harrison will be performing at South Hill Park Arts Centre , Bracknell on Thursday 24th January 2019. http://www.markharrisonrootsmusic.com

Monday 14th May - The Salts

‘Brave’ the new album by The Salts on Braccan Records will be the featured album on Forest Folk on Monday 21st May with three tracks played www.forestfm.co.uk

Monday 14th May - The Salts

Fire Merengo from The Salts new album Brave was played on Black Dog Radio this week http://www.braccanrecords.com

Sunday 13th May - The Salts

The title track from the new album Brave by The Salts was played on the latest edition of the excellent ‘Out of this World’ podcast https://jprpodcasts.podbean.com/e/out-of-this-world-456-140518

Saturday 12th May - C'nergi

New single Soul Sure by C’nergi will be out 13th May https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=S--kQLYGZSI

Saturday 12th May - Evolution

Excellent party band Evolution are available for functions, private party’s weddings etc, with a professional approach and a great live show this is the perfect band for all occasions, please contact us for further details. https://www.facebook.com/EvolutionBandBerkshire

Friday 11th May - The Salts

The Salts will have a track from their new album ‘ Brave ‘ played on the Readifolk Show tonight (Friday) http://www.readifolk.org.uk/radio

Friday 11th May - The Salts

The Salts had a couple of tracks from their new album ‘ Brave’ played on the Zetland FM Folk Show this week. https://www.thesalts.co.uk

Friday 11th May - Daniel Nestlerode

‘ Take Us As We Are’ by Daniel Nestlerode will be played on Fokal Point on 17th May alongside other great music www.folkalpoint.scot

Friday 11th May - Wokingham Festival

We are delighted announce that Penny Jayne Black will be performing at Wokingham Festival on Saturday 25th August  with her new 5 piece band. The BCMA Awards nominated Penny for ‘Horizon Act of the Year' 2017. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yuHLyIHhlFU

Friday 11th May - The Salts

Tickets are on sale now for the Salts show at Pizza Express Live, Holborn , London  on Friday 27th July https://www.pizzaexpresslive.com/whats-on/the-salts

Friday 11th May - Funk & Soul Christmas Party

We have now added a 2nd date for the  Funk & Soul Christmas party featuring Evolution at South Hill Park Arts Centre , Bracknell which will now run on 12th & 13th December

Thursday 10th May - Windsor Festival Community Stage

The line up for the Windsor Festival Community stage on Sunday 16th September at the Old Court Windsor will feature The Mighty Lemons, Get Plucky, Tomorrow Bird, Crayon Angels, Stagecoach Windsor, Mellotonanismisn’t, Rick Sinfield, Bernard Hoskin, Abi Powell & Ivor Game.

Friday 11th May - The Old Court , Windsor

We are looking for one more act to take part in Night of the Guitar Nights at the Old Court, Windsor  on Friday 17th August if you are interested in finding out more information then please contact us

Friday 11th May - The Old Court, Windsor

We have a support slot available for the Summer Solstice Special featuring Spriggan Mist on Friday 22nd June at The Old Court, Windsor please contact us for further information. 

Friday 11th May - C'nergi - New Single

The new single ‘ Soul Sure’ by C’nergi is out on 13th May  “The fresh new sound, intriguingly infused with classic rock authenticity, and rhythmic afro-eccentricity, may simply describe C'nergi's music.” https://www.musicglue.com/cnergi

Thursday 10th May - John Cee Stannard & Blues Horizon

New date added – John Cee Stannard & Blues Horizon will be performing at the Global Cafe, Reading on Sunday 20th May starting at 5pm. http://www.johnceestannard.co.uk

Thursday 10th May - Acoustic Cafe

The line up for the Acoustic Cafe at the Rose & Crown, Sandhurst on Monday 11th June will feature Tudor Lodge, Borders, Phil Cooper, Jamie R Hawkins & Mike Rawlins starting at 7.30pm, admission is free.

Thursday 10th May - The Old Court, Windsor

We are delighted to announce that Corvus will be supporting Spriggan Mist at our Summer Solstice Special at The Old Court, Windsor on Friday 22nd June, with one more act to be confirmed, tickets on sale soon. "Corvus are an acoustic duo with neo-folk tendencies and a love of the earth, who write memorable, meaningful & melodic songs." https://www.facebook.com/Corvusduo

Wednesday 9th May - The Salts

The Salts will have a track from their new album ‘ Brave’ played on Sunday 13th May from 6pm to 10pm on the: "End of the Week Show" on Sheppey FM 92.2 on the internet at www.sheppeyfm.org.uk  or use the “TuneIn app” at http://tunein.com/radio/Sheppey-FM-s158232 

Tuesday 8th May - Wokingham Festival

We are pleased to announce that Ecoute will be performing at the Wokingham Festival on Sunday 26th August.

Tuesday 8th May - Spriggan Mist

Spriggan Mist have the title track of their new album ‘ The Portal’ played on The Walrus & the Carpenter Show on www.rock-radio.co.uk tonight (Tuesday) from 7pm

Tuesday 8th May - The Salts

The Salts have a track from their new album ‘ Brave’ played on the excellent ‘ Out of this world’ podcast this week, to listen in go to https://jprpodcasts.podbean.com/e/out-of-this-world-455-070518