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The future of the music industry showcased at ACM’s Summer Live 2018

World leaders in creative industries education ACM, is proud to announce the return of its annual showcase – Summer Live, which celebrates the best talent from the future of the music industry. Running across four nights from 17th to 20th July, ACM students will perform to a mix of friends, family, industry guests and music aficionados at Guildford’s premier arts venue, The Electric Theatre.

With a strong learning by doing ethos at the core of its values, ACM is pleased to offer the immersive learning experience of Summer Live to its students. From the Technical Services students responsible for the stage, sound and production, to the artists, songwriters, bands and producers performing – all students at ACM are encouraged to get involved in Summer Live and learn in the real-world environment of The Electric Theatre. Compared by presenters from local radio station Eagle Radio, the event is set to celebrate the hard work done by ACM students across all disciplines.

Kieron Pepper, Head of Artist Development and Creative Output and Drummer for The Prodigy (1997-2007) said: “I’m incredibly proud to work alongside the talented student bands and artists to put on our annual Summer Live showcase. I honestly believe that they are the future of the music industry and I can’t wait for the amazing performances that will be happening at The Electric Theatre between 17th and 20th of July.”

ACM acts on the line-up include; Bruch, Dwara, Conan Mac, Biloxxi, Luna, Hadron Sounds Orchestra, Eva-Lina, King Kuda, Neon Islands, Chinchilla, ESP, ACM Synth Jam, Nikoda, Rodsuit, Pablo, Loxdown, Casey Lake, The Straights, People In Museums, Hunting Maiko, Sunfall, Gatvol, Shortround, Bloodrush, Dom Robson Toll,  Alex Parsi, Dennis Penny Toure, Beatroot, Laeli, Bethany Davey, Nàynë, Another Round, Sophie Celeste, Dark Revelations, Simple Fiction, Bethia, Equilibrium, Tara Flanagan, Ricky Gabriel, Soul Workshop, Becky Barnett, Emma Rosso, Jessica Newson, Leadmetoland, Maisy Joan, Tom Gortler, James Collins, Electron Choir, Claudia Kate, Mica Jane, Number 38, Indigo Kids, Mountfield, Betsa, Downtown Roundabout, Cheri Lyn, Central and Avenue.

Tickets are available for £2.50 from The Electric Theatre and can be booked via the website here: https://electric.theatre/shows/acm-present-summer-live/

Just finished your exams and want to relax? Join ACM at Summer Live to celebrate a successful year and see how it can supercharge your career in the creative industries: https://www.acm.ac.uk/open-days/

About RJ Frometa

Head Honcho, Editor in Chief and writer here on VENTS. I don't like walking on the beach, but I love playing the guitar and geeking out about music. I am also a movie maniac and 6 hours sleeper.

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