Amped Promotions


Stu Hamm UK/Europe solo tour May 2014

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Through his innovative work as a solo artist and his contributions as a sideman to Joe Satriani and Steve Vai, Stuart Hamm has firmly established himself as one of the most influential electric bassists of the past half-century.

Stuart will be returning to Europe in May 2014 for a solo performance/clinic tour.

Dates to be announced soon….

First 2014 events announced for LiveWire Workshops

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LiveWire Workshops is set to return in 2014 with another stellar line-up of world class musicians.

This year we introduce drummer Dave Lombardo. Dave was a founding member of thrash metal godfathers Slayer.

We also welcome YouTube sensation Ewan Dobson and flamenco master Eduardo Niebla.

These events kick off what is already looking like another incredible year.dobson postereduardo

Marco Mendoza (Black Star Riders) to perform at LiveWire

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Marco joins us in the Crescent for a fan meet and greet session where you will have a chance to question him, hear about his life on the road and watch as he performs many of his hits on Guitar and Bass.

Marco, who is also a solo artist, is mostly known for his work with a number of rock bands and artists such as Thin Lizzy, Whitesnake, Ted Nugent, Neal Schon (Journey), Blue Murder and Lynch Mob, as well as diverse artists such as Dolores O’Riordan from the Cranberries.

He is currently touring with Black Star Riders (Thin Lizzy) promoting their new album ‘All Hell Breaks Loose” having played with Thin Lizzy since 2009.

LiveWire goes local with Brian Keenan & Colin Reid

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Renowned local guitarists Brian Keenan and Colin Reid will perform a set featuring solo performances, duets and some great new numbers! LiveWire Workshops are delighted to showcase some of the best guitar playing talent in Northern Ireland.

George Lowden Guitars announced as LiveWire Workshops sponsors

We are delighted to announce that George Lowden Guitars now sponsor LiveWire Workshops.

Its brilliant to have a company on board who share our enthusiasm for working with top musicians and sharing their skills and music with as many people as possible.

To celebrate, we are giving away tickets and Lowden goodies on our twitter page @ampedpromotion for the next two weeks!_DSC5722

New LiveWire events announced

Acoustic guitarist Thomas Leeb and local Irish guitar duo Brian Keenan and Colin Reid have been added to the LiveWire Workshops programme for November and December respectively.

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Upcoming Shows

Two great shows for you from September featuring workshops and concerts from Adrian Legg and Carl Verheyen.

Tickets available now.

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Whitesnake’s Doug Aldrich TONIGHT!!!

Only a matter of hours now until Whitesnake’s Doug Aldrich takes to the stage! There are still a few tickets available from Crescent Arts Centre. or via 02890 242338. Book now to avoid disappointment!

Doug will also be joined on stage by special guest, Whitesnake bass player Michael Devin!
Catch Doug on CityBeat 96.7FM around 12 today being interviewed.