Tagged with Faye Rogers

Songs of Praise in 2014

Songs of Praise in 2014

So, how was 2014 for my live music promotions business Songs of Praise? Well, here are some stats (discounting the two festivals we were involved in). We put 38 shows on at 3 venues ( The Victoria and The Roaring Donkey in Swindon plus The Lamb, Devizes). These shows incorporated 99 sets of music from … Continue reading

Gig Monkeys 2014 Festival Guide

Gig Monkeys 2014 Festival Guide

It is Festival season again, and not learning from his mistake last year, The Big Cat has again asked me for my top tips. Now, last year I enthused about the line-ups I was going to go and see and report back on, and frankly, I failed miserably as real life got in the way. … Continue reading

The Big Local Reviews Catch Up!

The Big Local Reviews Catch Up!

Here are all of my local reviews for The Ocelot from August 2013 to April 2014. Funnily enough the forst and last records listed here are my only two 5/5 scores – The brilliant Nudybronque last month and the incredible Case Harding back in the summer. Check them both out if it is the last … Continue reading

Gig Monkey presents a night of acoustic bliss

Gig Monkey presents a night of acoustic bliss

Originally published in the October Ocelot Magazine: Flushed with success from the inaugural Gig Monkey night at The Shuffle, we thought it was time for another shot at this promoting lark. So, on Thursday October 25 we will be taking over the Rolleston, on Commercial road in Swindon, and providing you lot, our discerning readers … Continue reading