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Iain Mackenzie

looking for a venue to play guitar in Shanghai

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Hi

 

I am looking for a venue in Shanghai that does open mic or similar. My style of musics is folk/ blues/ ballad. If you have been to a place  that you liked or know of one that might be worth trying, I would appreciate any suggestions for a weekend trip to the big city.

 

Here is a sample of the kind of stuff I write n sing.

 

Thanks in advance

 

iain

 

https://iainmackenzie.bandcamp.com/track/when-i-found-your-love

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The Thirsty Seahorsse does live Wulumuqi Lu, near corner of ZhaoJiaBang Lu, French Concession area. I know the owner - nice guy.

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Hi SH

 

Thanks for asking and yes I did. I like the venue and he seems pretty keen to get some musicians down there. So maybe just a question of when. 

 

Do you have plans to go there in near future?

 

If anyone is heading to SH for music I can certainly recommend Thirsty Seahorse as a chilled spot :-)

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I was heading up there every week, and often went for dinner there. But 'work' has slowed down a lot, and I'm not getting the hours I used to - and so, I've been heading back home here rather than staying for dinner.

 

I know I'm up SH way next Tues, but haven't any ideas about after that. Next week will probably be a short one as well! (almost getting to the point of not being worth it... expenses cancelling out the income :( )

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