The Merc Live at The Gibson Guitar Studio series kicked off on March 10 with a ripping performance by The View. The Scottish indie outfit powered through material from their new album, Bread & Circuses, in front of crowd of contest winners, fans and special guests. Highlighting the set were the band’s two latest singles, “Grace” and “Sunday.”

The series continues tonight at Gibson’s London Guitar Studio with a performance by The Heartbreaks. Future “Merc Live” shows include The Moons (April 7), The Crookes (April 21), Kill It Kid (May 5) and The Rifles (May 19). For the chance to win a pair of free tickets to one of the above gigs, just register by sending an email to music@merc.com with your name, age and telephone number. Also state in the subject which band you would like to see.

For more information on Merc Live at The Gibson Guitar Studio, visit www.merc.com/MercLive.