West of Scotland music fans who take a trip doon the watter can hear 40-odd bands and musicians at the inaugural Go-Rock Resfival.
The all-day event, taking place in venues in Gourock on Saturday April 12th, focuses on new and unsigned musicians from a variety of genres. Alongside indie acts Scott McWatt, Life on Standby and Whispery Club on the lineup are Radio Forth ‘One to Watch’ winner Megan D and modern soprano Nicola Cassells.
The DIY-style festival also aims to give students and graduates practical experience, via the music department of West College Scotland Greenock will be staging a venue takeover at the festival.
Any profits from the event will be donated to Nordoff-Robbins Scotland
– a festival wristband costs £7 for the whole day, and a limited amount of free tickets for under 12s will be available from the Go-Rock website – www.go-rock-fest.com, or get more details at the Facebook page.