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Getting Together Presents Northern Soul @ Halo, 141 Gloucester Road, Bishopston, Bristol, BS7 8BA

Friday March 15th 2013

8pm 'til late

Admission £3

After a couple of quiet years, Getting Together is back! If you've been to one of our nights before, you'll know to expect a night of upbeat 60s Northern Soul - with a smattering of 70s, Motown, R'n'B and crossover - provided by our residents Ian Williams, Steve Harry and Rocker.

For the launch party at our new venue, we decided to book someone who has guested for us many times before, and is guaranteed to pack the dancefloor - DJ Dean, co-promoter of one of Bristol's best nights out Go Go Children, will be playing a dancefloor friendly set grounded in classic Northern and R'n'B.

Halo is a bar / restaurant, situated on the Gloucester Road, less than half a mile north of the arches. We can recommend the food. Our night is held in a separate function room with a bar, an outdoor smoking area, and of course a dancefloor. Parking is readily available outside the venue, and there's a regular bus service to / from the city centre 'til 11.45pm. It's a ten-minute walk from Montpelier railway station.

Entry is still a recession-busting £3, we'll be playing from 8pm 'til past midnight.

Since space is limited we recommend you get there early to guarantee admission!

We'll be spinning original soul vinyl. You'll be expected to dance!

Sales boxes welcome! (Just ask Ian, Steve or Rocker)

Please help spread the word by inviting all your soulie mates to this event - online or otherwise!

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OK so who's up for this? Getting Together's first gig since our Xmas party at The Grain Barge a couple of years ago!

Any requests?

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Good to see you back gents, I'll be there.

I have my "Jolly Boys" outing to Wolves the next day for my 60th birthday - an early start - so this is a great way to begin the weekend.

John

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i recognise that street!!...stagerring distance from my house...but maybe not with a box of vinyl...at least the taxi fayre shouldnt be too much...which is rare in bristol!...so will leave the car at home and have a beer

 

loved playing for getting together in a few of your venues over the years so looking forward to this one..lets hope its a regular one

 

good to see you at gogo on saturday john..hope youve sorted your printer out!

 

dean

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Just had a nice little package of 45s arrive from the US of A - Some of these will definitely get played on Friday!

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Great nite as per normal with the Getting Together crowd- top cross section of music played by all the Dj's. Great to meet up with old friends and new. Always good to see some young soulies in enjoying the music. Thanks so much for a top nite- from Matt ktf

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good to see you  matt,thanx for the lift home...robbing taxi bastaads on the way there...£7 for a mile!!

 

was a good nite..thanx to the GT boys for asking me to play...great to see a few people id not seen in a while and nice to be out on a friday again!

 

sorry i cant be at their 10th when youre on matt...im playing porthcawl soul club

 

see you soon

 

dean

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