A much needed music, arts and performance festival is having its first edition over the May Bank Holiday: Sunday May 3rd Monday May 4th 2015
The area needs this kind of event - back to its roots to revitalise it again. We welcome it and hope everyone will embrace too.
Portobello Live will be held over the weekend of the May Day Bank Holiday 2015 and will be a platform to showcase the most exciting and hottest new bands and artistes alongside rock royalty and surprise special guests. Music lovers, film enthusiasts, and art lovers, will join music industry heavyweights, press and media all under one umbrella, whilst throwing a spotlight on the area.
Portobello Live! is dedicated to making live music, film and arts events enjoyable, affordable and accessible to everyone, as well as to provide networking opportunities for the artist, fans and music promoters behind the scenes. This will gain huge exposure for both venues and performers, while providing an exciting program of events. The festival will feature music, cabaret, performance poetry, film, comedy and much more.
Bands: The Egg, Pink Cigar, S’Me, Wade Bayliss, Lipstick Melodies, Taurus Trakker The Hamptons, Human in Bloom, Rasp Thorne and The Briars, The Loves, Delphi Newman, The Steve Dior Band, The Element, Les Majeste, Playmaker, Brett McLaughlan, Tom Bright, Wigsy + many more to be announced
Jazz: Alex Hutton, Kate Winter, Swing Pistols, Tammy Weis, Holly Penfield, Annie Bea
Performance Poetry: Murray Lachlan Young, Jock Scott, JC001, Phil Dirtbox, Ray Roughler Jones
Cabaret: Mzz Kimberley, Snake Boy, Geordie Gunter The German Porn Star, Anke Landeau, Oriana Curls, Bruce Marcus, Micky P
DJ’s: Noel Watson, Phil Asher, Derek Dahlarge, Piers Thompson Venues: Mode, The Elgin, Mau Mau, Portobello House, The Sporting Club, The Cow, KPH + more
Get tickets here: https://www.musicglue.com/portobello-live/
Check Rough Trade who have joined the party. Artists chosen by Rough Trade will play live in store. Rough Trade give away first 50 festival wristbands for just £5. Get them while they’re there! http://www.roughtrade.com/
See Related listing: Portobello Live!