ICONIC: Famous music club

A SELECT number of local acts will have their time to shine at London Music Week this winter.

Producers from MTV Presents Gibraltar Calling music festival will handpick talented artists to attend the November 9 event at the famous 100 Club in the run up to the MTV European Music Awards.

Part of the audience will be formed by major record company executives and A&R reps, who will be actively scouting for fresh talent.

Producer Richard Coram said: “We’ve heard so much about the vibrant live music scene in Gibraltar. It’s brilliant to be a part of it. We are looking at the best of the local talent to take to London Music Week.”

Located at 100 Oxford Street, the club has seen numerous musical icons walk through its doors, including The Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney, Chuck Berry and the Sex Pistols since opening in 1942.

Successful acts will be announced on Tuesday 5th September.

Tickets to the event will soon go on sale on October 1 via The 100 Club website www.the100club.co.uk.