Starting back in 2009, SOFAR SOUND founders and live music lovers Rafe and Rocky began to get frustrated with audiences constantly talking over bands. In retaliation, they decided to start hosting gigs in their own houses, inviting friends over to watch. The popularity of the event spiralled, causing a global movement, with 300 secret gigs a month taking place in hidden, unique venues all over the world. Scott Smith spoke to some of the people involved in the movement.
Tadgh Daly: “It seems to me that these nights somewhat transcend the usual ‘performer/audience’ relationships and you get to see people’s raw reactions to the music.”
Read the full feature in Bido Lito! #71
Image Credit - Stuart Moulding