The Magnetic North announce Liverpool Central Library live date

The Magnetic North

The Magnetic North

The London-based three-piece present a Liverpool city centre gig in unusual surroundings, as part of the Get it Loud in Libraries initiative; GetintothisDavid Hall has the details

The Magnetic North released their highly-praised second album this year, the arty indie-folk opus Prospect of Skelmersdale, which followed a well-received 2012 debut in Orkney: Symphony of the Magnetic North.

Now The Magnetic North have hooked up with Get It Loud in Libraries, who stage live music events in the usually-hushed settings of libraries across the north west and beyond, for a gig at Liverpool’s Central Library on Sunday, October 16.

Past Loud in Libraries dates have also enjoyed a Skelmersdale connection, with Young Fathers setting Skelmersdale Library alight in 2013, and have also included Wolf Alice and Frank Turner gracing Liverpool Central Library‘s stage.

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As well as The Magnetic North, Get it Loud in Libraries also present an upcoming Spring King gig – who similarly play Liverpool Central Library – and will welcome Meilyr Jones to Kendal Library in autumn.

Always a unique proposition, particularly in the modernised surroundings of Liverpool’s Victorian-era Central Library building, the chance of catching as hot a property as The Magnetic North is certainly a tempting one.

The Magnetic North play Liverpool Central Library on Sunday, October 16, doors 8pm.




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