Ginger Jamie busking
to the tune of You Raise Me Up
Jon Davis, a senior producer at Coventry City of Culture Trust, said: "International Busking
Day is a great way to conclude Music Month, which has seen a whole host of events across Coventry over the past few weeks.
triplets Theo, Isaac and Oscar Nolan on Northumberland Street
bonanza aims to show street performers some love and celebrate the magic they bring with free live music, performances and familyfriendly entertainment against the backdrop of Paisley town centre.
"I started busking
in the early seventies, which gave me a platform to experiment on the public with my songs," he recalled in an interview.
Peter Loughran swapped being pampered with his Game Of Thrones star partner for busking
and he is not the only one
She said: "You'd never have caught me with an amp busking
. It's not what it's about.
He said: "I gave them PS2 and they started busking
, with Lachie and Caley on guitars and Sorley on drums.
"The regulation of busking
varies from place to place.
"What I love about busking
is that I get to meet people and develop my music, which I'm passionate about."
Although the proposals were not for compulsory licences, musicians and residents slammed the plans and said the move could put people off busking
in the city.