Friday 10th May
BENG BENG COCKTAIL, WADEYE, PAPER TOWN and ATTERKOP
Antwerp Mansion, Rusholme
Saturday 11th May
Tuesday 14th May
Friday 17th-Sunday 19th May
Levenshulme Beer Festival
17 – 19 May
Saturday 18th May
The making of a protest album (in 5 easy steps)
Enjoy this special performance from Quiet Loner, playing songs from his protest album ‘Greedy Magicians’
18 May 2013
Time 15:00 – 17:00
Duration 2 hours
Cost Free. Donations to the museum gratefully received
Britain has a long and proud history of protest music, but today few mainstream artists are making protest music. In 2012 singer-songwriter Quiet Loner set out to make a protest album. The album Greedy Magicians has gone on to gather critical acclaim and been endorsed by Billy Bragg who called it ‘ a powerful rallying call’.
In this special performance Quiet Loner will play songs from the album and tell the story of how he made a contemporary protest album – how it was recorded over a single evening in a Salford church, what events inspired the songs and how the artwork was created using 19th century machines.
‘ a superb album evoking an authentic spirit of English folk’ – Penny Black music
‘ a strong album about standing up and being counted’ – Fatea magazine
‘ an anthem for resistance’ – 10/10 Americana UK
Suitable for over 12s to adults.
Booking Requirements: Booking advised, please contact 0161 838 9190 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Monday 20th May
Friday 24th May
Friday 24th May, Saturday 25th May and Sunday 26th May (Bank Holiday Weekend)
Monday 3rd June
Saturday 13th July
Saturday 23rd November
Manchester & Salford Anarchist Bookfair
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