Monthly Archives: August, 2011

Poetry Evening

I’ve just come back from an enjoyable Poetry Evening, which was being held at a Local Coffee Shop as part of the Bridgnorth Music & Arts Festival, tonight there were Performances from: Paul Hayden – local poet who has just been published Paul Francis with the Bridgnorth Writers Group Emma Purshouse – performance poet from …

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The Dreaming Tree-Grafting Lines and Spreading Rumours

Having seen The Dreaming Tree performing live on Saturday 27th August, I decided to get the album too. It’s got some really great tracks on it. It contains a mixture of Lively music, with touches of epic progressive Rock, Folky Guitar and 60 Psychiadelia, mixed with funk, 70’s inspired sound or heavy metal, with many …

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Red Hot Chili Peppers-I’m With You

Recently I have been listening to the Red Hot Chili Peppers long awaited and much anticipated new album called “I’m With You”. As you’d expect from the Peppers it is full of really great Upbeat, Funky, Rocking tracks, mixed with quieter ballads and Latin American influences. So far My favourite songs are Monarchy of Roses …

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Wonderous Stories – The Best of Yes

I am a big fan of Progressive Rock Band Yes. And so I decided to get this Greatest Hits Collection when it was released on Mondy 29th August, I Have already got “Fly from Here” and the “35 Anniversary retrospective” and they are both brilliant, I’ve always liked the artwork on Yes albums too. – …

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Bridgnorth Music Fest 2011

As part of the ongoing Bridgnorth Music Fest there are more quality bands playing on Bank Holiday Monday 29th August, down on the  Quayside Stage in Low Town. Today’s line-up includes these great bands. I’ve already seen Barrel ‘o’Baddies a few times and they are great. Oaken Lee – Two Hearts Presleep Monologue – Dirty …

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Shrewsbury Steam Engine and Vintage Vehicle Rally

This years Shrewsbury Steam Engine and Vintage Vehicle Rally, is currently taking place at Onslow Park in Shrewsbury on the 28th and 29th August, and once again features a large array of Vintage Tractors, Traction Engines, Steam Rollers, Stationary Farm Machinery, Steam Powered Commercial Vehicles, Fairground Organs & Showmans Engines. In addition there are also lots more …

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Bridgnorth Music Fest 2011

On Sunday 28th August, As part of this years Bridgnorth Music Fest 2011 there will be a concert in the High Street . I’ve been previous years and have seen some great bands including Whalebone, Shebangg and Clear Vinyl and there has also been a lovely atmosphere. This years line-up looks great and includes Musical Youth …

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Bridgnorth Music Fest 2011

Today, as part of Bridgnorth Music Festival 2011, there is also a Rock Concert taking place on the Edgar Davies Stage, down on Severn Park. Featuring these local Rock  bands. Del Bronhams Stray Shebangg East Road The Dreaming Tree Twisted Species Clear Vinyl The Picture Twisted Species – Here I Stand SheBangg – Inspiration

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Severn Valley Railway Seaside Special

This years Severn Valley Railway Seaside Special takes place from Saturday 27th August until Monday 29th August. This year there will be Famous named trains, Punch & Judy and Magic shows running throughout the weekend, A Tombola with some great prizes as well as many Children’s fairground rides and there will also be Ice Cream …

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Bridgnorth Music Festival/ Gallery Bridgnorth

This years Bridgnorth Music & Arts Festival takes place from Friday 26th August until Monday 4th September at various venues throughout the town. This year It will feature such acts as Musical Youth, Del Bromhans Stray, Shebangg, Twisted Species. There will again be a concert in The Castle Grounds on Monday 29th August as well …

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