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Leith Festival Live – Thursday December 22nd @ Leith Arches
22nd December 2022 @ 7:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Family Dug Presents… Leith Festival Live @ Leith Arches
Doors from 7:30pm
SPECIAL FESTIVE GUESTS
This local choir and will be bringing some festive cheer to our December event. Arrive early and catch them performing bespoke arrangements of some classic Christmas tunes from 7:30pm.
Family Dug Presents will be showcasing more local talent with a series of mini-sets from 8pm.
FDP are a Leith based events collective, who strive for inclusivity and encourage emerging talent to develop their craft and play to local audiences.
Pinlight from 9pm
PINLIGHT is the alt-pop solo project of Edinburgh-based multi-instrumentalist Jenny Laahs. With a lifelong passion for music and song-writing, Jenny is a versatile multi-instrumentalist with a history in classical piano, conducting, songwriting and funk trumpet. Jenny is also a hearing-impaired musician, having acquired a profound unilateral hearing loss at the age of 4.
On record, PINLIGHT offers thoughtful electro alt-pop with neon laced synths, interwoven orchestral instruments and themes of self-affirmation and love.
Lone Bear from 10pm
Lone Bear (originally from Brazil, now based in Scotland, UK) plays Early Blues and Country Ragtime music on resonator guitar, banjo, blues harp and kazoo. His repertoire includes classics ranging from the ’20s to the ’60s as well as his own compositions, which showcase his unique fingerpicking and bottleneck slide technique.
You will also be able to purchase some merch on the night to help raise funds for Leith Festival (t-shirts and tote bags available). Plus you can sign-up to volunteer at future events, including our June 2023 festival events or chat about other ways you can get involved.
This event has been funded by Enliven Edinburgh.
The Enliven Edinburgh campaign is focused on either building on existing initiatives or creating new initiatives and opportunities for people to connect and interact.
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