Setlists 2022

I have over 100 songs available for live performance and set lists which I developed over years of performance and while working as a cruise musician. These include lively party songs, singalongs, background restaurant and wedding sets. Contemporary acoustic, 60s pop, finger style, acoustic blues, folk and indie. Everything from Oasis to Ed Sheeran toContinue reading “Setlists 2022”

Guitar Workshops at The Alehouse Clitheroe

The list of people wanting to join the Guitar Workshops in Clitheroe is growing but, although I want to keep the groups fairly intimate, there is room for more. If necessary we’ll start a second group to deal with the numbers so first of all please e mail if you want to be putContinue reading “Guitar Workshops at The Alehouse Clitheroe”

Guitar Teaching Workshops

On the first week in November 2015 I’ll be starting up the first “get together” of a guitar group in Clitheroe, near Blackburn, Lancashire. It’ll take place upstairs at The Alehouse, an independent micro pub which also acts as a venue for solo performers and duos. The idea is to offer acoustic guitarists (relative beginners)Continue reading “Guitar Teaching Workshops”

Duo For Hire: Mike Kneafsey & Hamish Barry

Available for bookings… Available for bookings from November 19th, 2022. A professional music duo based in Manchester, Darwen, and everywhere in between. We play famous acoustic songs to suit your occasion. Hamish Barry is based at the Royal Northern College of Music Manchester. He plays cello and electric bass professionally at function events, restaurants andContinue reading “Duo For Hire: Mike Kneafsey & Hamish Barry”

Photo Gallery

2022 gigs include The Ale House, Clitheroe; The Cardwell, Adlington; Marvin’s South Bar Blackpool; The Tree House, Skipton; Tempo Wine & Ccocktails Bar, St.Anne’s; Brew & Bones, Poulton; The Inn at The Prom, Lytham. In 2019 and 2020 (before the pandemic) I worked as a soloist on The Grand Princess for Princess Cruises travelling fromContinue reading “Photo Gallery”

Live performance every Friday on Mike Kneafsey Guitar Facebook Page around 8pm

Gigs have been cancelled due to the Coronavirus pandemic … new songs and covers are uploaded onto my channel on YouTube Forthcoming Gigs 2019 Taking bookings now for 2019 text 07760888050 or e mail June 21st (Sunday) 3.20pm – Sweeney Astray live at the Middle Earth Beer & Music Festival 2019 at WaddowContinue reading “Live performance every Friday on Mike Kneafsey Guitar Facebook Page around 8pm”

Music Videos

Check out my professional cruise ship audition video on YouTube by clicking on this link. It features short snippets of covers by Ed Sheeran, Michael Buble, Stereophonics and traditional jazz. I also have a YouTube Covers Channel at Below are a series of videos which include original songs. The Rooks of Kathmandu (2018)