Nantwich Food Festival - For the Love of Food - For The Love Of Music 24-26th September


Nantwich Food Festival - For the Love of Food - For The Love Of Music !


AmandaLynne Music provides a musical food and drink taster of original acoustic song-writing around the streets at Nantwich Food Festival on 24-26th September. ……Just listen out for the sound of live unplugged music and you’re sure to find fine food, drink, and FREE entertainment there.


Delicious vocals from lovely honey voiced local songwriter Vin Barrett in “The Butcher and the Vegan”.


County Durham poet and songwriter Jack B Burness’ wry humour shines in his rendition of “Get ’em From the Peanut Man (Hot Nuts)” and his self penned  “When The Beer Starts Talking”. Jack has played at previous Nantwich festivals in The Corner Boys jazz/roots duo.


Songwriter Phil Hare is “Potato Man: The Spud U like, The Chip on Your Shoulder”, and a versatile perfomer, talented guitarist and vocalist, and attention grabbing entertainer.

Look out for fiddle player Don May who may join Phil for a few numbers.


German songwriter Zinney has gone “Fishing In The Pool” his current acoustic album recorded with his band Sonnenberg after 10 years of musical influences in Liverpool which began at the Liverpool Institute of Performing Arts.

Reviews include

“….unusual….amazing… a mantra….” (BBC Radio Merseyside)

 “That’s dead good tha’ ! “ (Teresa, Liverpool)


Smile with Manchester Comedy songwriter Dom Collins and his rendition of “A Girl Like Chips”. Dom has the knack of telling it like it is and his family friendly humour has down to earth appeal.


Steve Stapley is best known for writing the English lyrics to French number one single 'Casualty of Love' for Johnny Halladay, TV jingles, childrens’ lullabies, and “Bar Life” from Steves’ album “Beyond The Blues”.


Nantwich agency Amandalynne Music is delighted to have the opportunity to bring some of the UKs’ finest songwriters to Nantwich to showcase their work.


Programme may be subject to change.


Further details from  tel 077 900 82523 or 01270 628041.


You will also find some of Nantwich’s well loved regular buskers including: Eric Busker Newton. on clarinet & marionettes, plus Jack North Guitar Rock 'n Roll show, The Nantwich and District Band, Seth Clay  Maths & Science busker.


Elizabethan Guides, The Nantwich Players will be wandering the town, dressed in their Elizabethan finery, just to show how it might have looked so many centuries ago and inviting some Elizabethan banter!

So “if music be the food of love, play on” …..


Details from



Cheshire is becoming a real hotbed showcase of songwriting talent.



A little change – for one Month only! In Middlewich
Changes to 10th October!!




Because we have a special guest
From Ireland: ‘Donal O Connor’


This will be an exclusive evening for regular Big Lock Session guests and friends


 Tickets - during the evening THERE WILL BE a collection to cover Donal’s travelling expenses and to cover the cost of a bed for the night at a local hotel!


RSVP - I would appreciate it very much if you could let me know in advance if you will be coming.


Session musicians and friends welcome as always!
Please forward this to anyone you know who’d like to come!


Donal’s myspace – have a listen to some of his songs here;
 Liz 01606 834969
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