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Mon 6th July
7.00pm to 11.00pm
Folkonmonday
Green Note, London
Greg Russell and Ciaran Algar
Mon 6th July
8.00pm
Gavin Davenport
Foresters Arms, Tonbridge
A man with the reputation as one of the finest young traditional singers around.
Mon 6th July
8.00pm to 10.30pm
All Welcome Night @ Devizes Folk Club
Lamb Inn, Devizes
Lots of floor spots. Sing, play or just listen. Raffle. All welcome.
Mon 6th July
8.30pm
Folk at The Prospect Guest night
Folk at The Prospect, Runcorn
Johnny Coppin - one of the clearest, and most soothing male vocal in the world of folk music.
Tue 7th July
7.30pm
Dick Gaughan
Band on the Wall, Manchester, Manchester
Scottish folk master Dick Gaughan
Tue 7th July
7.30pm to 10.30pm
Cramlington Folk Club
Clef & Cask (formally The Hind, Cramlington
Pipe Dream
Tue 7th July
8.00pm
Morley Folk Club
United Services Club, Leeds
Singers' Night featuring Patrick Hogan in the 3+3 slot. Floor singers welcome.
Tue 7th July
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Singaround @ Bradford Folk Club
Cellar Bar, Swan Hotel, Bradford-on-Avon
Lots of floor spots. Sing, play or just listen.
Wed 8th July
8.00pm to 10.00pm
Wykeham Tales
The Hyde Tavern, Winchester
Once a month, we meet to tell stories - come and listen, come and tell!
Wed 8th July
8.00pm to 10.30pm
Political Song Session
The Prince of Wales, Birmingham
Raise your voices, let the old and new songs be heard: let us learn and take heart from them.
Thu 9th July
8.00pm
Orpington Folk Club
The Change of Horses, Farnborough, Nr Orpington
Singers' Night, A popular part of the club's program with all types of acoustic folk music and song.
Thu 9th July
8.00pm to 2.00am
Pre-Folk Festival Singing n Suppin
The Bowling Green Inn, Bromsgrove
Singing in the mini marquee and in the pub...til late!
Thu 9th July
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Singers' Night @ Acoustic Oak
Royal Oak, Corsham, Corsham
Lots of floor spots. Raffle. All welcome.
Thu 9th July
8.30pm to 11.00pm
Topic Folk Club
Glyde House, Bradford
Greg Russell & Ciaran Algar. Superb young duo, already twice BBC award winners, great musicianship.
Fri 10th July
to Sun 12th July
Bromsgrove 24th Folk Festival
The Bowling Green Inn, Bromsgrove
Artisan, Colum Sands, Hat Fitz & Cara, Anthony John Clarke, Blackbeard's Tea Party...etc
Fri 10th July
7.30pm
Peggy Seeger Concert
Cowley Workers Social Club, Oxford
Peggy Seeger, Headington Hillbillies, Steve Larkin benefit gig
Peggy is kindly performing a benefit gig for the Save Temple Cowley Pools Campaign, having just finished her 80th birthday UK tour. A fantastic opportunity to see Peggy in a small club setting, with local band the Headington Hillbillies & compered by poet/comedian Steve Larkin. Also showing "United We Will Swim... Again", short film + Director Q&A about Govanhill Baths in Glasgow - see what a community can achieve. Come along, enjoy the show!
Fri 10th July
7.30pm
Josienne Clarke & Ben Walker
The Atkinson, Southport
Four time BBC Radio 2 Folk Award nominees Josienne and Ben infuse ageless stories of love and loss.
Fri 10th July
8.00pm
Folk at the Maltings
Maltings Arts Theatre, St Albans
Leveret - Andy Cutting, Sam Sweeney and Rob Harbron - plus Said the Maiden and Saul Bailey
Fri 10th July
8.15pm to 11.15pm
The Ram Folk Club
The Old Cranleighan Club, Thames Ditton
Chris and Kellie While: The perfect blending of mother and daughter voices
Sat 11th July
2.00pm to 11.00pm
Garforth Arts Festival Playground Party
Garforth Academy, Leeds
A whole day of fantastic live music, dance, entertainment & fun for all the family
Headlining will be THE BRAND NEW HEAVIES delivering their unique mix of jazz, funk and soul. Supporting them will be West Country folk singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist SETH LAKEMAN, and the afrobeat legend FEMI KUTI AND THE POSITIVE FORCE. Also on the bill is the BBC BIG BAND featuring top UK jazz singer Clare Teal.
Sun 12th July
7.30pm to 11.00pm
The Goose Is Out!
The Old Nun's Head, Nunhead
Singaround! Friendly and informal.Singers (inc. beginners) and listeners welcome. Real ale!
Mon 13th July
7.30pm to 10.00pm
Wolverhampton Storytelling Cafe
Whitmore Reans Library, Wolverhampton
A night of stories when we will feed your imaginations, relax your soul and tickle your mirthbuds.
Mon 13th July
8.00pm to 10.30pm
Club Night @ Devizes Folk Club
Lamb Inn, Devizes
Lots of floor spots. Sing, play or just listen. Raffle. All welcome.
Tue 14th July
7.30pm to 10.00pm
Dudley Storytelling Cafe
Kingswinford Library, Dudley
A night of stories when we will feed your imaginations, relax your soul and tickle your mirthbuds.
Tue 14th July
8.00pm to 10.00pm
Sarum Story Club
The Wyndham Arms, Salisbury
Once a month, we meet to tell stories. Come and listen - come and tell!
Tue 14th July
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Reg Meuross/ Jess Vincent @ Bradford Folk Club
Cellar Bar, Swan Hotel, Bradford-on-Avon
Two singer/ songwriters on top form. Lots of floor spots. Sing, play or just listen.
Wed 15th July
7.30pm to 10.00pm
Walsall Storytelling Cafe
Willenhall Library, Walsall
A night of stories when we will feed your imaginations, relax your soul and tickle your mirthbuds.
Wed 15th July
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Atherstone Folk Club
Church End Brewery, Nuneaton
Steve Turner
Wed 15th July
8.00pm to 11.00pm
The Croutons @ Seend Acoustic
Seend Community Centre, Seend
Fantastic three-part harmonies. Support from Iain Spence. Floor spots. Raffle.
Thu 16th July
7.30pm to 10.00pm
Sandwell Storytelling Cafe
Tipton Library, Sandwell
A night of stories when we will feed your imaginations, relax your soul and tickle your mirthbuds.
Thu 16th July
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Singers' Night @ Acoustic Oak
Royal Oak, Corsham, Corsham
Lots of floor spots. Raffle. All welcome.
Thu 16th July
8.00pm to 10.00pm
Heads & Tales Storytelling Cafe
Boston Tea Party Cafe, Ringwood
HOW FAR WOULD YOU GO?: an evening of traditional tales from our in-house storytellers.
Thu 16th July
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Spalding Folk Club Singaround
Welland Yacht Club, Spalding
Free event (£1 raffle optional) Join in or listen, anyone can sing, play, tell a story or dance.
Thu 16th July
8.00pm
Orpington Folk Club
The Change of Horses, Farnborough, Nr Orpington
Ian Petrie Live. The big man with the big voice and extensive repertoire is back again!
Fri 17th July
7.30pm to 10.30pm
The "No Frills" Ceilidhs at Rose Lane
St Mary's church hall, Pinchbeck
The Beltonas, Sue Gray, Slapdash Appalachian & home-made cake. Free Tea/Coffee or bring your own.
Fri 17th July
8.15pm to 11.15pm
The Ram Folk Club
The Old Cranleighan Club, Thames Ditton
Sam Kelly Trio: Sam is hailed as 'absolutely brilliant'; 'has so much soul'; 'a BGT hottie'
Fri 17th July
8.30pm
Frodsham Folk Club Guest Night
Frodsham Folk Club, Frodsham
The Hut People-one of the most entertaining acts to appear on the folk scene in a long while.
Sun 19th July
2.00pm to 4.00pm
Spalding Folk Club Spring special concert
Ayscoughfee Gardens, Spalding
Ayscoughfee Gardens Folk - singers, musicians & Slapdash dancers
Sun 19th July
8.00pm
Traditional Music Session
The Prince of Wales, Birmingham
Enjoy playing and listening to English, Scottish & Irish folk music and song.
Mon 20th July
7.00pm
Folkonmonday
Green Note, London
Long Lankin and Carole Anderson
Mon 20th July
8.00pm
Foxglove Trio
Foresters Arms, Tonbridge
A multi-instrumental trio, with spirited performances of mainly traditional material.
Tue 21st July
8.00pm
Morley Folk Club
United Services Club, Leeds
Double header with Morfran Heights followed by Kevin Loughran. Floor singers always welcome.
Tue 21st July
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Singaround @ Bradford Folk Club
Cellar Bar, Swan Hotel, Bradford-on-Avon
Lots of floor spots. Sing, play or just listen.
Fri 24th July
12.00pm to 11.30pm
The Village Pump Folk Festival
The White Horse Country park, Westbury
Show of Hands, Treacherous Orchestra, Oysterband, Edward II The Broonzies, and many more
Fri 24th July
8.15pm to 11.15pm
The Ram Folk Club
The Old Cranleighan Club, Thames Ditton
Elbow Jane: 'Utterly infectious' band provide exhilarating end to the Ram Club season
Tue 28th July
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Sian Penlington/ Rob Colquhoun @Bradford Folk Club
Cellar Bar, Swan Hotel, Bradford-on-Avon
Impeccable singing & mesmerising guitar. Lots of floor spots. Sing, play or just listen.
Thu 30th July
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Singers' Night @ Acoustic Oak
Royal Oak, Corsham, Corsham
Lots of floor spots. Raffle. All welcome.
Thu 30th July
8.00pm to 10.30pm
Bromsgrove Folk Club
Catshill Club, Bromsgrove
Summer Showcase
Thu 30th July
8.00pm
Orpington Folk Club
The Change of Horses, Farnborough, Nr Orpington
Singers' Night, A popular part of the club's program with all types of acoustic folk music and song.
Fri 31st July
2.00pm to 3.00pm
Thank Folk It's Friday
Woodhorn Museum, Ashington
Valerie Fairless
Fri 31st July
7.30pm
Cork Jackets & Drill – The Great Lifeboat Disast
The Atkinson, Southport
Cork, Jackets and Drill tells the story of the 1886 Southport lifeboat disaster through song.
Mon 3rd August
7.00pm
Folkonmonday
Green Note, London
The Mischa Macpherson Trio
Mon 3rd August
8.00pm
Malcolm Ward
Foresters Arms, Tonbridge
Well known and respected on the maritime circuit, there is more to Malcolm than powerful shanties.
Mon 3rd August
8.30pm
Folk at The Prospect Guest night
Folk at The Prospect, Runcorn
Ninebarrow- a captivating folk duo,combining breathtaking vocal harmonies and melodies.
Wed 5th August
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Dan Raza @ Seend Acoustic
Seend Community Centre, Seend
Fantastic singer/ songwriter. Support from Jasmine Beth. Floor spots. Raffle.
Wed 5th August
8.15pm to 11.15pm
Spalding Folk Club
South Holland Centre, Spalding
Artisan - http://artisan-harmony.com/
Fri 7th August
7.30pm
The Tweed Project
The Atkinson, Southport
The Tweed Project are a newly formed folk outfit that create an unmissable sound for 2015.
Sun 9th August
7.30pm to 11.00pm
The Goose Is Out!
The Old Nun's Head, Nunhead
Singaround! Friendly and informal.Singers (inc. beginners) and listeners welcome. Real ale!
Fri 14th August
8.30pm
Frodsham Folk Club Guest Night
Frodsham Folk Club, Frodsham
Andy Leb and Dave Clark
Mon 17th August
8.00pm
Pete Metcalfe & Paul Stepto
Foresters Arms, Tonbridge
Pete and Paul play a mix of originals and covers on guitar, dobro, mandolin and ukulele.
Wed 19th August
7.30pm to 10.30pm
The Stray Birds
Cecil Sharp House, Camden Town
This talented US-based trio brings their new album, Best Medicine, to this side of the Atlantic.
Wed 19th August
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Hilary Pavey @ Seend Acoustic
Seend Community Centre, Seend
Fantastic Bristol-based singer/ songwriter. Support from Ed Hanfrey & Friends. Floor spots. Raffle.
Wed 19th August
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Atherstone Folk Club
Church End Brewery, Nuneaton
Floor Singers Night
Thu 20th August
8.00pm to 10.00pm
Heads & Tales Storytelling Cafe
Boston Tea Party Cafe, Ringwood
DRINK ME: an evening of traditional tales from our in-house storytellers.
Thu 20th August
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Spalding Folk Club Singaround
Welland Yacht Club, Spalding
Free event (£1 raffle optional) Join in or listen, anyone can sing, play, tell a story or dance.
Sun 23rd August
6.45pm to 10.00pm
Jon Amor - Music Cruise
Kenavon Venture, Devizes
Fantastic blues-led singer/ songwriter. Cruise includes fish & chip supper + licensed bar.
Sun 23rd August
8.00pm to 10.30pm
Wimbledon Acoustic Music Session
Hand in Hand, Wimbledon
Aspiring or experienced musicians and singers are welcome at these informal sessions.
Fri 28th August
2.00pm to 3.00pm
Thank Folk It's Friday
Woodhorn Museum, Ashington
Ann Wilkinson
Mon 31st August
8.00pm to 9.30pm
The Goose Is Out!
The Old Nun's Head, Nunhead
Beginners' Session. All standards welcome, but please see our website for more information!
Tue 1st September
8.00pm
Morley Folk Club
United Services Club, Leeds
Jinski; 2 highly individual guitarists/musicians with a wealth of great original songs return to MFC
Wed 2nd September
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Si Barron @ Seend Acoustic
Seend Community Centre, Seend
Great interpreter of traditional & contemporary material. Support from Charlie Williams. Raffle.
Wed 2nd September
8.15pm to 11.15pm
Spalding Folk Club
South Holland Centre, Spalding
Fred's House at the South Holland Centre
Fri 4th September
to Sun 6th September
BAAFEST 2015
Brownrigg Lodges, Bellingham
Featuring Jez Lowe & The Bad Pennies, Damien O'Kane & David Kosky, Djangologie, Andy May Trio & more
Mon 7th September
8.00pm to 10.30pm
Mike Wilson & Damien Barber @ Devizes Folk Club
Lamb Inn, Devizes
Two great performers. Lots of floor spots. Sing, play or just listen. Raffle. All welcome.
Mon 7th September
8.00pm
Dick Miles
Foresters Arms, Tonbridge
Dick specialises in traditional song, accompanied by English concertina.
Fri 11th September
7.45pm to 11.00pm
The Goose Is Out!
The Old Nun's Head, Nunhead
Aimee Leonard and Emmie Ward. Wonderful singing, harmonies and bodhran! Floorsingers welcome.
Sat 12th September
7.30pm
Blowzabella
The Atkinson, Southport
Blowzabella is a genuinely unique band that makes an inimitable, driving, drone-based sound.
Sun 13th September
7.30pm to 11.00pm
The Goose Is Out!
The Old Nun's Head, Nunhead
Singaround! Friendly and informal.Singers (inc. beginners) and listeners welcome. Real ale!
Mon 14th September
8.00pm to 10.30pm
Club Night @ Devizes Folk Club
Lamb Inn, Devizes
Lots of floor spots. Sing, play or just listen. Raffle. All welcome.
Tue 15th September
8.00pm
Morley Folk Club
United Services Club, Leeds
Singers' Night featuring Otra in the 3+3 slot. Floor singers always welcome.
Wed 16th September
7.30pm
Smaller Rooms presents: Moulettes
The Atkinson, Southport
One of UK’s most unique touring bands from the wave of Bjork and Kate Bush influenced Alt Folk.
Wed 16th September
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Ian O'Regan @ Seend Acoustic
Seend Community Centre, Seend
Great interpreter of blues, folk & rock material. Support from TBA. Raffle.
Wed 16th September
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Atherstone Folk Club
Church End Brewery, Nuneaton
Alkevan
Thu 17th September
8.00pm to 10.00pm
Heads & Tales Storytelling Cafe
Boston Tea Party Cafe, Ringwood
WHAT I DID ON MY HOLIDAYS: an evening of traditional tales from our in-house storytellers.
Thu 17th September
8.00pm to 11.00pm
Spalding Folk Club Singaround
Welland Yacht Club, Spalding
Free event (£1 raffle optional) Join in or listen, anyone can sing, play, tell a story or dance.
Fri 18th September
7.30pm to 10.30pm
The "No Frills" Ceilidhs at Rose Lane
St Mary's church hall, Pinchbeck
The Beltonas, Sue Gray, Slapdash Appalachian & home-made cake. Free Tea/Coffee or bring your own.
Sun 20th September
6.45pm to 10.00pm
The Drystones - Music Cruise
Kenavon Venture, Devizes
Two very talented lads with guitar & fiddle. Cruise includes fish & chip supper + licensed bar.
Mon 21st September
8.00pm to 10.30pm
Local Guest Night @ Devizes Folk Club
Lamb Inn, Devizes
Lots of floor spots. Sing, play or just listen. Raffle. All welcome.
Fri 25th September
2.00pm to 3.00pm
Thank Folk It's Friday
Woodhorn Museum, Ashington
Beeswing
Fri 25th September
7.00pm
The Goose Is Out!
The Ivy House, Nunhead
Brass Monkey, Esbjorn Wettermark, Two Different Roads. Real ales, pub grub, community-owned pub!
Fri 25th September
8.00pm to 11.30pm
Unicorn Ceilidhs
The Old Town Hall, Baldock
Diatonics with caller Lisa Heywood. Great band returns to UC to thrill again! www.diatonics.co.uk/
Sat 26th September
7.30pm to 11.00pm
Grayshott Folk Club presents:
Grayshott Village Hall, Hindhead
Betty and The Boy (www.bettyandtheboy.com) on tour from Oregon + Elliott Morris
Sun 27th September
8.00pm to 9.30pm
The Goose Is Out!
The Old Nun's Head, Nunhead
Beginners' Session. All standards welcome, but please see our website for more information!
Sun 27th September
8.00pm to 10.30pm
Wimbledon Acoustic Music Session
Hand in Hand, Wimbledon
Aspiring or experienced musicians and singers are welcome at these informal sessions.
Mon 28th September
8.00pm to 9.30pm
The Goose Is Out!
The Old Nun's Head, Nunhead
Beginners' Session. All standards welcome, but please see our website for more information!
Mon 28th September
8.00pm to 10.30pm
All Welcome Night @ Devizes Folk Club
Lamb Inn, Devizes
Lots of floor spots. Sing, play or just listen. Raffle. All welcome.
Sat 3rd October
8.00pm to 11.30pm
Haddenham Ceilidh
Haddenham Village Hall, Haddenham
Ceilidh: Cock And Bull Band caller Fee Lock (Main Hall); In concert Life & Times (Walter Rose Room)
Tue 6th October
8.00pm
Morley Folk Club
United Services Club, Leeds
Johnny Campbell a singer/songwriter makes a return to MFC. Floor singers always welcome.
Wed 7th October
8.15pm to 11.15pm
Spalding Folk Club
South Holland Centre, Spalding
Chris Sherburn & Findlay Napier - www.findlaynapier.com/#!sherburn-and-napier/c1uvv
Thu 8th October
7.30pm to 10.30pm
Reg Meuross
Cecil Sharp House, Camden Town