We hearing lots of guitar strings being plucked and plonked getting ready for Glastonbury this week!
For those who ain’t going – heres a couple of key events in Manchester that start Friday and run into next week…
More about being all acoustic in our special playlist below!
Many Thanks to Ed Watts of the Whitworth and Dr.Douglas Field of the European Beat Studies Conference at University of Manchester for sharing details about the following events with #WeDoDub.
Its start of the new WARP festival at the Whitworth, taking place this coming weekend that full of lots of good art.
One of the free events on friday is How Does Youth Culture Age? that presents us with a series of conversations about notions of ageing and youth culture. Nice panel line up including John Hyatt of the immortal punk band Three Johns & MIRIAD Manchester School of Art doing his bit for ‘di youths of today over 50 😉
European Beat Studies Conference, Wonder Inn (Mon 27th, Tues 28th, Weds 29th June) Day event tickets available
An amazing 3 day event presented by the European Beat Studies Network team of Dr. Doug and Prof Oliver Harris featuring an exploration of the Beat poets generation.
Hosting quite a diverse line up of talks that include Atomica Psychedelica over to a Mimeo workshops – that original handcranked printing experience that revolutionized diy printing- Viva Le Roi Jones! 😉
Much more from the likes of local music historian and legend CP Lee, and the likes of Ginsberg, Burroughs and many more of our faves Beats!
A Playlistah of Plinky Plonky Acoustics
Apna Creatives & Our World of Things & Tings…