Big Gig 11th-14th July
Big Gig 2013 is a nationwide network of FREE live
music events happening across the UK from the 11th -14th July.
Under Wraps Music is happy to
announce they will be hosting 3 events across the Our Big Gig weekend!
Wraps Music & Bar Maroc present:
Big Gig – Live on Bar Maroc Terrace
The event will begin with an open drum
circle lead by Senagalese drummer Ibou
Badji. The drumming will start from 7pm and is open to all levels of
Live music performances from:
'Sandrani'feat Vanessa Rani & Joe Harris
Vanessa's unique vocal style incorporates Indian and African singing techniques. Mixed with Jazz and soul sprinkles this duo provide the perfect ambience for your listening pleasure!
feat. Martin Chung & Marc Leyton Bennet
Fusing numerous genres and world music styles, the duo will improvise using
loops to produce layers of textured sound.
Live and direct from Bar Maroc Terrace - 7-11pm
Maroc, 120 New Street Huddersfield HD1 2UD
Wraps Music & The Media Centre Huddersfield present:
Big Gig – Acoustic
Revolutionaries Special –
Marley Tribute, Thabo & The Real Deal
A Bob Marley tribute night, inviting you to
perform acoustic covers of Bob Marley songs. This is open to anyone who is up
for getting involved if you would like to play please email your song choices
Live performance from:
& The Real Deal
Since they formed Thabo & The Real Deal
decided they would ‘make the type of music Bob Marley would listen to if he
were still alive today’. This guiding principle, sees them tackle political and
other conscious themes head on, in a manner that is easy on the ear and
stimulating to the mind.
Doors at 7pm Saturday 13th July – Café
Media Centre, 7 Northumberland
St, Huddersfield, HD1 1RL
Wraps Music & BEAM Arts present:
Big Gig at The
A day of live music and sound
experimentation! An open day The Orangery that is currently the home of ‘A Maze
For Yorkshire’ featuring a cartoon style Maze in the grounds of The Orangery
and pop up cafe. www.amazeforyorkshire.net/
Ways you can be involved…
Come and play the ‘Funky Junk’ sculpture, a interactive junk musical instrument
featuring homemade marimbas, bataphones water drums and fish vibraphone!
We are looking for local bands and acoustic
performers to play at the event.
Either to be one of our ‘Amazing Buskers’ playing acoustic
music from the centre of the maze…
Or feature in our local ‘Live Band Showcase’.
1pm -5pm Sunday 14th July – The Orangery, Wakefield
Back Lane, Wakefield, WF1 2TG
Big Gig is a community music celebration, which
takes place across the UK. This annual event aims to bring communities together
to celebrate their local musical talents and get more people involved in music
Read more at: http://www.superact.org.uk/ourbiggig/our-big-gig-2013