Martin Nelson starred at Club Night
Wednesday 5th October saw the return of the popular club night – featuring some of the finest acoustic folk, rock, jazz and blues musicians and singers in Leicestershire. With special guest Martin Nelson.
About Martin Nelson
Martin’s highly refined and unique sound exquisitely blends Spanish, Classical and Fingerstyle guitar with light mellow vocals.
Born in 1983, Martin started playing the guitar at the age of four. At fifteen, Martin was awarded the title “Takamine Guitarist of the Year 1998″, taking 1st place at the International Guitar Festival in Bath. His performance in the final was described by head judge, Steve Fairclough as “Embodying the true spirit of fingerstyle guitar”. Martin is still proudly endorsed by Takamine today.
About club nights
We always have a marvelous array of talent including the likes of Nigel Beck, Bob Tibbetts, Phil Briggs, Chris Tobin and Tanya Holloway.
Please come along and join in!
The Hinckley ACT always provides the warmest of welcomes for guest and performers alike. So whether you want to enjoy listening to others (with pint in hand of course!), or would like to come along and share your music with us, we will be delighted to see you.
Many guest performers have become firm favourites at the club, returning time and again to present both original works and cover versions for the appreciative audience.
Book in advance!
Our club nights are becoming so popular with performers that it is a good idea to let us know in advance that you would like a slot for the evening. If you want to come and play, please email Keith London a few days in advance.
Booking and venue details
The entrance fee for the evening was £3 for members and £4 for non-members. The event startef at 8 pm, with doors opening at 7.30 p.m.
The Hinckley ACT
Based in the Sketchley Meadows Business Park, Hinckley ACT is a high quality music venue that offers an informal and intimate atmosphere for concerts and for the monthly club nights, where musicians can come along and ‘take the stage.’ Established by company chairman, Keith London, on the premises of his firm Advanced Carbide Tooling (A.C.T.), the venue provides full stage and seating facilities, plus top quality sound and lighting equipment.
There is a licensed bar and ample free car parking.
Telephone 01455 631 609 and ask for Keith or Pam London. Or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org