It appears V is for weekend..well just viva la weekend, if your not attending the annual V festival. Like me your be missing out on quite a who’s who of artists at the moment on the bill, still at least we can look forward to Big Brother and the Hex factor…..joy..
We had two from those arguing Kings of Leon brothers today on my Twofers – ‘Molly’s Chamber’ and ‘Pyro’ – another 2 next week; maybe your choices??
My Comedy show picks for this week……
Boat Show Comedy Club — Lee Hurst – 20th Aug 2011
Lee Hurst will be appearing at Tattershall Castle — London’s finest floating comedy club — alongside Jarred Christmas and MC John Mann. Lee is best-known for his stint as a team captain on “They Think It’s All Over”.
Marcus Brigstocke, at the Comedy Store 21st Aug 2011
Marcus Brigstocke will be joining the Comedy Store Players for a night of comedy improvisation at the Comedy Store. Other comedians on the bill include Josie Lawrence, Neil Mullarkey, Niall Ashdown, Steve Edis and Brendan Dempsey.
Live music pick for this week;
|Sat 20/ Sun 21 Aug||
V Festival 2011- Hylands Park, Chelmsford
This year’s bash features headline sets from the phenomenally successful indie-poppers Arctic Monkeys and US hip hop legend Eminem. The festival will also feature sets from huge names such as Rihanna, Plan B, Dizzee Rascal, The Script, Kaiser Chiefs, Manic Street Preachers, Glasvegas, Razorlight, Chase and Status, Scouting For Girls, Tinie Tempah, Bruno Mars, Ellie Goulding, Jessie J, N-Dubz, Hurts, The Saturdays, You Me At Six, Fun Lovin Criminals, Ocean Colour Scene, Eliza Doolittle and many more
|Tue 23 Aug||
CSS – XOYO, London
Brazillian electro-funksters were the NME darlings of 2006. They are famous for their funky dance aesthetic and sexy frontwoman
|Tue 23 Aug||
The Vaccines – HMV Forum, London
Formed in June 2010, the band consists of Justin Young (vocals, who previously worked under the name Jay Jay Pistolet, playing indie folk), Anri Hjorvar (bass), Freddie Cowan (guitar, younger brother of Tom from The Horrors) and Pete Robertson (drums).