Alt Country, Americana, Acoustic ,folk, blues
Steve Chapman Smith has had a wide and varied musical career.
As a founder member of Red Lorry Yellow Lorry he enjoyed success with many hits in the indie charts, Recording and touring and playing a number of John Peel sessions.
Steve also played with Fiat Lux who were signed to Polydor records and then went on to join Gary Marx (sisters of mercy) and Ann Marie (Skeletal family) in the Goth supergroup Ghostdance.
Nowdays Steve likes to take his acoustic guitar and Bouzouki and travel the UK performing his Americana, Roots, Alt Country songs.
Gritty, real life, observational songs with no rose tinted glasses!
The Atkinson is Southport’s beautiful new home for music, theatre, art, poetry, literature and history, right in the middle of Lord Street in Southport and just 3 minutes’ walk from Southport train station. Significant investment has been made in refurbishing the stunning 19th century buildings, to create a really welcoming multi art-form venue with a strong contemporary feel.
It offers an exciting and varied destination for families, cultural tourists and arts enthusiasts alike, with a full day and night time offer. While the day away visiting the new shop, that sells gifts and contemporary crafts from regional makers and then relax in the Bakery, choosing from a selection of artisan bread sandwiches, cakes and sharing platters. Wonder through the major exhibitions and see performances from some of the UK’s foremost musicians, actors, performers and companies, films, family activities and much more.
Whilst every effort goes into ensuring this gig listing is accurate and up to date, always check with the venue before you travel.