'Progressive Rock Celebration' will celebrate the very best in British progressive rock music!
Featuring four and a half hours of live music from the brilliant Mama - all era Genesis tribute band, Manc Floyd - Pink Floyd tribute band and Stillmarillion - Scotlands very own Fish era Marillion tribute band.
Standard tickets - £25.00 on the door, so buy your tickets online here! VIP tickets are not available on the door!
Mama - Genesis Tribute Band
Formed at the beginning of 2012 from a number of high caliber bands, Mama are dedicated to reproducing the sights and sounds of a high octane contemporary Genesis rock concert with great musicianship and a full light show. The music selection features the classic material from the full history of the band.
Mama contains a host of musicians from the Merseyside and Bolton areas. They are led by frontman and lead vocalist John Wilkinson, highly acclaimed for his ability to deliver on the Phil Collins vocal sound of Genesis with power, passion and total precision. On keyboards, the band benefits from the technical wizardary of John Comish. Stunning guitars are provided by Mark Comish, backed up with the rock solid technical playing of James Cooper on drums and Mark Conroy on bass.
For their 2013 tour, Mama are aided and abetted by rock concert promoters Ampro Promotions, who are well known for staging the UKs top rock tribute shows centred on certain themes and albums.
You can find out more about Mama on their website where you can leave comments, interact with the band on their forum and watch videos of the band in action at various recent UK shows. www.mama-genesis.co.uk
Manc Floyd - Pink Floyd Tribute Band
This brilliant 8-piece Floyd tribute band is made up of succesful Manchester based musicians.
Performing all the best of Pink Floyd, from Piper at the Gates of Dawn, Meddle, Dark Side of The Moon, Wish You Were Here, Animals,Meddle and The Wall, Manc Floyd will be sure to stir your memories of the real Floyd in action.
Using amazing sound, projections, lighting effects & Lasers, Manc Floyd deliver an unforgettable live show! www.mancfloyd.co.uk
Stillmarillion - Marillion Tribute Band
Stillmarillion are a early era Marillion tribute band from Scotland, 5 Marillion fans remembering and paying tribute to some long but not forgotten classics! If you like 'Fish era' Marillion, you cannot afford to miss this stunning show! Find out more about Stillmarillion on their Facebook page here: www.facebook.com
We have no negotiated a deal with a relatively local hotel - The Mercury in Westhoughton. The hotel is a short taxi ride to the venue (about 5 miles). Hotels are hard to come by in Wigan because Wigan Athletic are playing at home on the 30th March.
The hotel deal is as follows:
- Single rooms @ £30 per night
- Twin or double rooms @ £40 per night
- Triple or family room @ £60 per night
- Full English breakfast is £5 per person per night
Further info from the hotel:
10% discount off total price when quoting “O O T W Room.“ This way they could get discount off breakfast also if they want it? It would be easier for us if they book direct. We can get there booking details and we require card security details. Please note all our rooms are non-smoking.
The Mercury, 540 Manchester Road, Westhoughton, Bolton, BL5 3JP
Tel 01942 810 904 www.themercurybolton.com Twitter: @mercurybolton
The contact at the hotel is Martin Thompson: firstname.lastname@example.org
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