12 September 2011

Full of Eastern Promise

After the success of last years innaugural Eastern Promise music event, Platform in Glasgow have just announced that the event is set to return on Friday the 30th of September and Saturday the 1st of October. In it's first outing the event featured an array of local talent including King Creosote and Malcolm Middleton's alter ego, Human Don’t be Angry playing alongside international artists such as Rachel Grimes and Josephine Foster.This year is no different, with the event being run over 2 rooms featuring performances from To Rococo Rot, Tarwater, The Pastels, The Thing, Silje Nes, Withered Hand (solo), 7WVWWV, Conquering Animal Sound, Nancy Elizabeth and Animal Magic Tricks.

In addition to this on the Saturday night they will also be hosting the Scottish Independent Record Fair, which will also be the first time that the event has been held in Glasgow. Hopefully we'll have a wee Olive Grove stall set up at the event too.

Details of the line up are as follows:
Friday 30th September
The Thing
Withered Hand (Solo)
Nancy Elizabeth

Saturday 1st October
To Rococo Rot
The Pastels
Silje Nes
Conquering Animal Sound
Animal Magic Tricks

Tickets for the gig are £10 per night or £15 for the weekend, for under 16's it's only £3 per night or £5 for the weekend. Doors are at 7pm with buses leaving Mono at 630pm (it's only £4 return). Tickets for the event can be bought in advance from Monorail, Tickets Scotland and See Tickets. Further information on the event can be found using the following link.

Conquering Animal Sound - Wildthings

Withered Hand - Hard On