AcoustiCity Live: Headgate Theatre, Colchester

AcoustiCity is in its 9th year & has built a reputation for booking the finest songwriters & "acoustic" performers.
Headgate Theatre, Chapel St, Colchester
(around the corner from the Playhouse pub).

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AcoustiCity: 2011 Season Archive

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Saturday April 16 - Chris Difford - SOLD OUT
Returning for a 3rd visit, Squeeze songwriter Chris is constantly reinventing his set of new songs & classics.


be 'Tempted' by one of Chris' classics!   Tickets - 12

Saturday May 14 - Gordon Giltrap - SOLD OUT
A staggeringly talented musician & genial stage presence. You might remember his hit 'Heartsong' the full out acoustic thrash you used to hear before Judith Chalmers' orange face appeared on the holiday program....?

Take a little 'holiday' with Gordon  More Gordon  Tickets - 12
Saturday June 11 - Lisa Fitzgibbon's Power Folk Quartet
The long awaited return of Australia's punchiest, melodic songstress & her incredible band.

+ darkly melodic duo PAVLOV'S CAT & folk duo TWO COATS COLDER

watch Lisa watch Pavlov's Cat listen to 2 Coats
Tickets - 10.50
Saturday September 17 - Three Boxes
Instrumental magic from 3 of the world's finest guitarists who between them have played with Pink Floyd, Kirsty MacColl, The Shadows, Al Stewart, The Everly Brothers, Eddi Reader, Mark Knopfler, Cat Stevens....

+ legendary American guitarist-songwriter BOB RAFKIN.
watch 3 Boxes watch Bob
Tickets - 12

Saturday October 15 - Megson
One of just a handful of gigs this year by this incredible duo. If you've seen them before you'll know about the moving songs, the banter, outstanding musicianship & great harmonies. If you've not seen them before you're in for a treat.
+  new acoustic Americana voice JESS MORGAN & songwriter/multi-instrumentalist BERNARD HOSKIN.

watch Megson watch Jess watch Bernard  Tickets - 11