Published On: Fri, Mar 18th, 2011

‘Sofas and Strings’ At Hard Rock Cafe, 22nd March

Acoustic evening headlined by Little Fish

Continuing the celebrations for the brands 40th anniversary this year, Hard Rock Cafe have revealed the line up for SOFAS AND STRINGS, an evening of acoustic music in association with Gibson Guitar, Broadcast Music Inc. (BMI), Institute of Contemporary Music Performance (ICMP) and SAE Institute taking place at Hard Rock Cafe London on Tuesday 22 March.

Headlining this one-off evening are Little Fish, an exciting duo comprising of JuJu and Nez, who have already played alongside the likes of Them Crooked Vultures, Supergrass, Placebo, Hole and the Dave Matthews Band in the last 12 months. Described by the New York Times as having a raw rock spark this stripped down acoustic performance is bound to be something quite special.

Other acts scheduled to perform at SOFAS AND STRINGS are singer-songwriter (and fashion designer) Laura Jeanne, folk singer Rachael Travers, the Preston-born musician Mike Dignam who was named Youth Musics No.1 Under 18 Songwriter and Daughter, aka Elena Tonro, who recently performed in London as part of the HMV Next Big Thing gigs.

Gibson Guitar will once again supply a selection of acoustic guitars for the performing artists to use during their Sofas & Strings set. Gibson Guitar is the worlds premier musical instrument maker and leader in music technology known worldwide for delivering unrivalled prestige, quality, innovation and playability in every instrument produced.

Entry to SOFAS AND STRINGS is free, with doors opening at 7pm.

2011 marks the 40th anniversary of Hard Rock Cafe and as such continues its dedication to hosting memorable live music events throughout the year, including the annual Ambassadors of Rock Battle Of The Bands competition (taking place now at Hard Rock Cafes London, Edinburgh and Manchester), and the monthly Absolute Radio Presents The Hard Rock 40th Anniversary Sessions in London. For more information please go to www.hardrock.com

LISTINGS INFORMATION:

Hard Rock Cafe, Gibson, BMI, ICMP and SAE Institute present:

SOFAS AND STRINGS feat.

Little Fish / Laura Jeanne / Rachael Travers / Mike Dignam / Daughter

Tuesday 22 March

Hard Rock Cafe London, 150 Old Park Lane, W1K 1QZ

Tickets Free Entry

Doors: 7pm

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