If you’re involved in the music scene in Peterborough as a musician, sound engineer, venue or even a stand in spoons player, there’s an event just for you!
For the first time ever Peterborough’s greatest musicians will be gathering in one place at one time to talk music, instruments and gigs, whilst enjoying few cheeky beers to wash it all down! There ‘ll be a fun quiz to win over £1,000 worth of prizes so get your music thinking caps on!
Organisers James Grace-Caswell (The Tunnel) and Nick Smith (Groove Cartel) are rallying together everyone from the local music scene. They’ve already started via facebook and are now bringing everyone together in the flesh upstairs at the Brewery Tap on Monday January 20 for a ‘musos meeting’ at 7pm.
The agenda for the night is:
19:00 Questionnaire about people’s opinion of the live music scene
19:30 Fun Quiz with some amazing prizes inclusing – 5 string bass, CWS sound and light voucher, a free day recording in Cherry Tree Recording Studios, a free rehearsal night with Full Circle, 1/4 page band promotion in ESP Magazine, Guitar Shack goodies, Mad About Drums goodies, free drinks from the Brewery Tap (£20), a signed drum skin from a famous band amd local band t shirts from Zeb Roots and The Tunnel (plus more coming in all the time).
20:30 Photo for ESP/Web page/Band Promotions.
20:45 Winners of the quiz announced
21:15 Thanks to sponsors
21:30 Create band directory for gig promotion (list every month to send to ESP)
21:45 Dep Musicians step forward and give bands opportunity to take numbers for future emergencies
22:00 Discuss and arrange Peterborough’s biggest open mic night/ Rockeoke night, charity event £5 to sing with your favourite band (karaoke with live band)
22:30 Feedback for the site/ how can we improve the local music scene
ESP has always been a big supporter of the lcoal music scene and James hopes to run these nights every few months. We think it’s great he’s rallying support so make sure you ehad along – search for Musicians from Peterborough and Cambridge on facebook for more.