The almighty bang of the of the Six Towns One City Carnival atmosphere has only just stopped ringing our ears.
But don’t despair if you’re still in need of some urban beats, delivered fresh from local musicians, DJ and dancers.
The headline act of the show is recent Top Ten Chart artist McLean who will be performing his hit “My Name” as well as new single “Finally In Love”.
The “You Can Do It” project is a project involving young passionate business minded people aiming to make a change in the city of Stoke on Trent and across the West Midlands.
The project targets young people that are not currently in education or employment and whilst gaining the motivational skills through The Pacific Institutes PX2 training program, they will gain the skills and confidence it will take to become successful in all areas of their lives.
Through this project a young group of talented individuals have come together to showcase local independent artists alongside mainstream musical acts and dancers.
Our aim is to educate the community on some of the issues we face as young people in the city of Stoke on Trent.
Another act has been confirmed for the Six Towns One City Carnival main stage.
Complementary to other reggae acts Abelwell and Disciples, Blackout JA and his dynamic performance may confuse you into thinking you’ve taken a left onto Hanley Park stepped into the Caribbean .
His approach to music is considered revolutionary, he using his music as a tool to fight oppression and set the captives free and to educate and entertain.
His previous successes have included working alongside international starts like Sly and Robbie.
With an already massive following across the Midlands .44 Pistol are bound to draw in a decent sized crowd at this years Six Towns One Carnival event.
Formed only two years ago in Stafford, they’ve already hit the 10,000 mile mark touring around the UK at various gigs and festivals.
This three piece are definitely going to being a few smiles to the attendees of the Six Towns One City Carnival.
There’s no backing tracks here, with a full live backing band with the whole nine yards, drums, guitars a few saxophones (you know how it goes) all topped of with some really refined vocal, you’ll kick your self if you miss out on this act.
With a mix of original work and covers, there’ll be something for everyone.
Take a look at one of the band many proir performances and take a sneak peek of whats to come.
Make sure you get down to the main stage in plenty of time to see these guys (and bring your rastacap if you’ve got one!)
With venues like The Underground and The SugarMill in the heart of the cities center, it wouldn’t be right for a event featuring live music in our fair city not to feature at least one decent indie rock band.
Worry not. Our third act to be confirmed for the Main Stage at the Six Towns One City comes in the form of The Phoenix Band.
Check out there sound, and judge for yourself on the The Phoenix Band’s MySpace page
We’ve confirmed another act for our Main Stage at this year’s Six Towns One City Carnival event.
With a style that heavily features mellow rap over R’n'B rhythms, talking about love, life and sorrow and laugher.
Check out some of N-Stars’ tracks over on his YouTube page and don’t forget to subscribe to the blog and keep in touch via the Six Towns One Carnival Twitter to be the first to know about new acts performing at the event.