Posted by Shetland Arts on October 19th, 2011
Media Release From Shetland Young Promoters Group:
The Shetland Young Promoters Group, in conjunction with SIC Youth Services and Shetland Arts’ ‘Band Camp’ project, is hosting ‘Rocktober’ – a gig featuring both some of Shetland’s best young bands and previously unheard collaborations created at the Band Camp event.
The gig will take place on Saturday… Read the rest...
Posted by Bryan Peterson on March 17th, 2011
The Shetland Talent Tournament concert, in which young bands will contend for a chance to play at the Tall Ships Race, will take place at Scalloway Hall on Friday 25th March.
The event has been organised by the Shetland Young Promoters Group who will be programming a slot for young bands on the main Tall… Read the rest...
Posted by Bryan Peterson on February 23rd, 2011
Shetland Young Promoters Group will be having their AGM at Islesburgh Community Centre from 2 to 4 pm on Saturday 26th February.
SYPG is an initiative led by Shetland Arts and Shetland Youth Services to give young people the chance to learn about music event management and promotion through practical experience, and provide young up-and-coming… Read the rest...
Posted by Bryan Peterson on May 4th, 2009
The unusual concept of a Silent Disco, which has become extremely popular on the mainland UK and featured at T in the Park and Glastonbury, is coming to Shetland. This is thanks to the SYPG (Shetland Young Promoter’s Group) and Shetland Arts in partnership with Shetland Island’s Council Environmental Health Department.
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Posted by Bryan Peterson on April 18th, 2009
The Shetland Youth Music Forum Conference and Gig will take place on Saturday 16 May at the Sandveien Neighbourhood Centre. The event will begin with seminars held by local music industry professionals followed by an open floor conference. The day will culminate in an alcohol free gig featuring Oscar Charlie
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Posted by Bryan Peterson on March 16th, 2009
Shetland Young Promoter’s Group (SYPG) will hold a fund-raising ‘Variety Night’ in the South Nesting Public Hall on Saturday the 11th of April.
The event will allow the SYPG to further work of promoting young musicians and bands, and giving the youth of Shetland greater access to well produced music events.
The evening,… Read the rest...
Posted by Bryan Peterson on February 2nd, 2009
Shetland Young Promoters Group will hold their first event, an over 12’s alcohol free gig, in the Aith Hall on Friday 20th February between 7 and 11pm. Dubbed “Rock vs. Rave”, the night will feature performances by local bands The Revellers, Pets In Jars and Happy Hour, together with DJs Nadia and Murray.… Read the rest...