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Willy Mason – Playing A Living Room Near You…

Willy Mason – Playing A Living Room Near You…

Singer-songwriters often profess their love of “intimate” gigs, but Uncut-acclaimed artist Willy Mason has taken things a little further – he’s inviting fans to nominate their own homes as venues.

The Martha’s Vineyard troubadour’s second album, “If The Ocean Gets Rough”, is released on March 5. As a taster of his new material, he is embarking on a two-week tour in February, and he wants you to name the setting.

Whether your front room, garage or garden – or even the Dog And Duck on the high street – all Mason asks is that you can provide “electricity and a small and friendly audience”.

If you’ve fancied putting on a gig in your front room – or something more exciting than karaoke and a quiz night at your local, here’s your chance.

For more details, and to nominate a venue, click here


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