Liverpool Music Week 2006

Saturday 4th to Monday 13th November 2006
various venues, Liverpool City Centre, Merseyside, England MAP
Many free events. Ticketed events from £3 up to £22.50
last updated: Fri 13th Oct 2006

Now in its fourth year, Liverpool Music Week has grown from a single venue project into a burgeoning new UK music event. This year there are almost 200 acts playing 39 shows across 16 of Liverpool’s music venues, with an anticipated record crowd of 26,000 music lovers, incorporating extra venues such as the Liverpool Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool University and the Carling Academy.

The majority of the festival is dominated by a diverse local music scene, with many home-grown headliners such as Hot Club De Paris and 747s, Tramp Attack, and 28 Costumes.

Headliners include Shack, Liam Frost & the Slowdown Family, Son of Dave, The Longcut, Bromheads Jacket and ex-Beta Band – The Aliens, as well as Radio One DJ Gilles Peterson presenting the 43 piece Heritage Orchestra, and Seu Jorge & AfroReggae too. For the full line-up, see below:

Saturday 4th
BBC Big Screen - FREE ENTRY
The Kinetic Fallacy; Supernumeri; Tom Q; and Hive Collective VJs & DJs.
Carling Academy - tickets: £8 in advance www.ticketweb.co.uk; www.seetickets.com; www.ticketline.co.uk; www.ticketmaster.co.uk; or try Carling Box Office from 12-4pm: 0151 707 3200
Shack unplugged.

Sunday 5th
Bumper - Main Host Venue Opening Party - FREE ENTRY
Alterkicks; Kuki; Fayze Two; Greenwich Resident; Mark Wilson; Mirrorball; Paul Wilkes & The Drunken Boat; The Drellas; The Prelude; Tom Cartledge; and MySpace winner: 4ft Soldiers.

Monday 6th - Bumper - FREE ENTRY
Son of Dave; Dom Newton; Esther O’Connor; Freemaker; Former Miss America; Santa Carla; The Mojave Collective; The Silhouettes; and Bjorn Berge.

Tuesday 7th - Bumper - FREE ENTRY
Hot Club de Paris; Dartz!; Do Idea; Go Faster; Red Panda; SSS; Voo; plus John Kennedy (XFM) DJ set and Black Meat.
Zanzibar - FREE ENTRY (14+) The Idiot Rate; Fevercaine; Ji; Metro Manilla Aide; and The Negatives.
33-45 Parr Street - FREE ENTRY
Ice King of California; Ragz; Jonny Sands (Vandal in Berlin); Sam Kearney; Colonel Dave Owen; Jo Bywater; Joe Keelan; Arne Vatnoy and Hosted by Sam Avery (Superfly Comedy).

Wednesday 8th
Bumper - FREE ENTRY
The Aeroplanes; Tramp Attack; Cuckolds; Dirty Circus; The Bo Weevils; The Jackals; The Pedantics; The Quarter; and The Sums.
Barfly - FREE ENTRY (14+)
Upstairs: Day With Mary; Fridge Mountain Fires; Multi Purpose Chemical; Soviet Underdog; Stonegard; and The Most Terrifying Thing.
Bar Hannah - FREE ENTRY
Loka; Orgatronics; 6ix Toys; Beats & Pieces; and Traditional Jazz downstairs with the house band - Cushfoot.
Philharmonic Hall Tickets:£14.50, £19.50 (boxes)
Tel: 0151 709 3789 Gilles Peterson presents The Heritage Orchestra
Magnet - FREE ENTRY to Philharmonic ticket holders / £3 otherwise
Gilles Peterson DJ Set (After Party)

Thursday 9th
Bumper - FREE ENTRY
Liam Frost and the Slowdown Family; John Smith; Whiskycats; Club Pilot; Francesca Hughes; Isobelle Heyworth; Kaya; Lucy Styles; and Rachel Wright.
Barfly - tickets: £7 www.ticketweb.co.uk Tel: 0870 771 2000
Bromheads Jacket; with support from the Oxford Glamour Models.
Bar Hannah - FREE ENTRY
Testcard; DNA Orchestra; Radio Plastic; and Duke Dumont.
Metropolitan - FREE ENTRY
Sound Movement; The Affection; The Great Northwestern Hoboes; The CBs; The Laze; The Regimental; and We See Foxes.
Magnet - FREE ENTRY
Broke n English; Jambon feat: The Mak of all Trades and DJ Rasp; Souls Rest; Systems D. Hosted by TL plus No Fakin DJ’s meets Kids in Tracksuits.
Philharmonic Hall Tickets: £17.50, £22.50 (boxes) Tel: 0151 709 3789 Gilles Peterson presents Seu Jorge and AfroReggae.

Friday 10th
Bumper - FREE ENTRY
Musique d’ailleurs: Reggae, African & Latin with Exhibit (Reggae); FOE (Reggae Dub); Kurdu (Kurdish Drummers); Liverpool Batala Samba Band (16 piece); Pilar de Santos (Brazilian Dancers); River Niger (West African); and DJ Juanito.
Cotton Club - FREE ENTRY
Tom Lang; Jennifer John; Sense of Sound Choir; Juliet Russell; Jade Gallagher; Stella 66, Ogo; Ben Blance; and Sarah Bridston.
Korova Tickets: £6/£7 www.ticketweb.co.uk Tel: 0870 771 2000
Van She and Tetine.
Metropolitan - FREE ENTRY
Edgar Jones & the Joneses (TBC); ASBOS; Stealer; The Fahrenheits; and The Hot Melts.
Static Gallery Tickets: £5 available from Static Gallery Cafe Howie Payne midnight show

Saturday 11th
Bumper - FREE ENTRY
The Aliens; Alfa 9; Ambulance; Candie Payne; Rebbeca; The Plane Station; Vib Gyor; Walter Wall; Wolf People; and JT Scam.
FACT Tickets: £8 / £5 conc Tel: 08707 583217
Hive Collective All Dayer 1pm – 6pm; plus Live sets from: Teleseen (Percepts), Fisk Industries (Highpoint Lowlife), Pendle Coven (Modern Love), and Kangding Ray (raster-noton) plus Hive Djs/VJs
Korova - FREE ENTRY
The Longcut; The Deconstructors; and Youth Movies.
Zanzibar - FREE ENTRY
Tiny Dancers; Eugene McGuinness; Peter & the Wolf; The Neon Hearts; and The Veras. Bar Fresa - FREE ENTRY
DJ Scotch Egg; Gay Against you; Esquelax; Stig (noise sound system); Ack Ack Ack; a.P.A.t.T. ; 1up; DJ Oddity; Dj Bastard Cunt; and DJ Your Fave Muslim vs Big Dog Scary.
Magnet - FREE ENTRY b4 11 / £5 after
C-Swing; Patchworks; Lydia Johnsen plus DJs: Joe90, Ben Westbeech, and Pascal Rioux.
Metropolitan - FREE ENTRY
Record Collectors Fair from 1pm – 5pm with Andy Votel & Mike Knowler hosting a FREE Record Collectors Fair Party.
Cotton Club - FREE ENTRY
Young Kof; Honey Couture; Laura Leigh; Miss.Tink; and Rockerbaby.
Sunday 12th
Bumper - Main Host Venue Closing Party - FREE ENTRY
747s; To My Boy; 28 Costumes; Lyons & Tigers; The Alphites; The Delta Fiasco; The Wombats; The Vagabonds; The Very; and The Square.
Monday 13th - FREE ENTRY (INVITATION ONLY)
Liverpool Music Week 2006 Special Closing Party - LOOK OUT FOR INVITES DURING THE WEEK!

Saturday 4th to Monday 13th November 2006
various venues, Liverpool City Centre, Merseyside, England MAP
Many free events. Ticketed events from £3 up to £22.50
last updated: Fri 13th Oct 2006


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