Taking place on Friday June 19th across 3 ‘stages’, and streamed on livefrom.events, the festival will feature recorded performances by Scottish musicians who have come together to support Scotland's vital grassroots music venues who are facing closure due to Covid-19.
The first artists to be announced are KT Tunstall, The Xcerts, Hunter & the Bear, Wet Wet Wet, Be Charlotte, Fatherson, Luke La Volpe, Hue & Cry, Honeyblood and Anchor Lane. Festival host Vic Galloway will also be talking to musicians and venue reps to highlight the synergy between these venues and the artists whose careers they help develop.
Tickets on sale now from www.universe.com
£5 – to watch the festival live, in real-time, on Friday 19th June at 8pm
£8 – to watch the festival live and on catch up from Saturday 20th 10am until Sunday 21st June at 10pm. Viewers watching on catch up will be able to watch all 3 stages
The weekend will start on Thursday 18th June at 8pm with a free-to-view performance by Fran Healy. Filmed on a hillside overlooking Los Angeles, this special acoustic performance will be streamed on Facebook HERE.
Viewers will be able to donate to the Scottish national fundraiser page HERE or to venue’s individual fundraising pages.
The Scottish grassroots music venues that will benefit from ticket sales and donations include:
Sneaky Pete’s, Edinburgh: https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/sneaks-saveourvenues
The Tooth & Claw, Inverness: https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/thetoothandclaw
The View, Oban: https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/savetheviewoban
PJ Molloys, Dunfermline: https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/pjmolloys
Temple Falkirk, Falkirk: https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/savetemplefalkirk
The Bungalow, Paisley: https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/df729995740b5a49eaf16da54206118c
The Glad Cafe, Glasgow: https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/saveourvenuesglad
Church Dundee, Dundee: https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/savechurchdundee
Audio, Glasgow: https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/saveaudioglasgow
Slay, Glasgow: https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/saveslayglasgow
Ivory Blacks, Glasgow: https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/ivorys-saveourvenues
Leith Depot, Edinburgh: https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/leith-depot
Henry's Cellar Bar, Edinburgh: https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/savehcb
Summerhall, Edinburgh: https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/savesummerhall
Bannermans, Edinburgh: https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/bannermansliveedinburgh
The Bongo Club, Edinburgh: https://www.facebook.com/TheBongoClubEdinburgh/
Mac Arts, Galashiels: https://crowdfunder.co.uk/savemacarts
While we take every opportunity to ensure the details for Save Our Scottish Venues - Multi Stage Virtual Festival are accurate, we always advise that you contact the event organiser before setting out for the event to avoid disapointment. All information (whether in text or photographs) is given in good faith but should not be relied upon as being a statement of representation or fact.
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