UPCOMING LIVE EVENTS
Tue 27th April
Online (via Zoom)
A virtual version of our usual monthly open mic... everyone welcome!
Fri 2nd July
One of the UK folk scene’s most rewardingly enduring partnerships... “It’s folk music for the modern age.” The Telegraph
Sun 4th July
Formerly of Oysterband fame, "Ray is one of those songsmiths who possesses the ability to really get inside the characters - his insights are penetrating ... majestic, full bodied, confidently widescreen in nature". fROOTS
Wed 7th July
"Stunningly original traditional folk" Record Collector
Thu 8th July
Returning musician sings songs for the long ride home, driven by storytelling, humour and nostalgia.
Sun 11th July
A progressive fusion of folk and jazz, combining beautifully crafted songs, infectious guitar picking and a defiant voice.
Thu 15th July
THE BASEMENT BAR
Bringing a quaint British charm to Americana.
Fri 16th July
Taking inspiration from the 1940's jazz of Billie, the blues grit of the Wolf, and the genre sidestepping of Waits... broken down roots music!
Wed 21st July
“Gabriel Moreno's music is an offshoot of Leonard Cohen and Neil Diamond. I love it.” - Cerys Mathews, BBC Radio 6 Music
Fri 23rd July
Music that fascinates audiences with its gripping honesty and distinctive lyricism...
Sat 24th July
Extraordinary blend of Americana, toe-tapping folk-jazz and soulful rock... "constantly delights and surprises...” ***** Americana in Technicolour
Mon 26th July
Roundtable Collective presents... an exciting double bill!
Thu 29th July
New wave indie folk/ rock sound from this independent and international band, hailing from Melbourne, Australia
Fri 13th August
Acoustic folk duo from London, drawing inspiration from the British folk and American country/bluegrass traditions
Wed 18th August
Songwriting which fuses conversational narratives with modern-folk textures in the vein of Gregory Alan Isakov, The Tallest Man On Earth, and Noah Gundersen - rich in emotional detail
Sat 21st August
Singer-songwriter shares tracks from her debut album alongside high energy classics
Sun 22nd August
Album launch show for her second LP 'Characters'
Tue 24th August
"Every so often a new voice emerges, one so stunning that it knocks you sideways. Jackson has been compared to a young Richard Thompson and for once these are not empty words" Acoustic Magazine... “Jackson is one of the most dynamic and exciting live performers of his generation” Folk Radio
Sun 29th August
Fast-rising alternative folk band from East Yorkshire / "Absolutely wonderful" - Amazing Radio
Sun 5th September
An exciting double bill featuring two local folk-country/Americana acts...
Sun 12th September
Described as the UK’s answer to Emmylou Harris tinged with the dark storytelling prowess of Nick Cave
Wed 15th September
Lyrics “gloriously delivered with intonation, inflections and high notes which evoke Joni Mitchell at her very best” - Folk Radio UK
Tue 21st September
This ‘rising singer-songwriter had the crowd eating out of her hands’ (The Independent) and is simply ‘not to be missed’ (Time Out). The ‘powerful’ (Evening Standard) songstress defies easy classification, with a sound blending folk, soul, blues and country.
Wed 22nd September
“Sophisticated mix of folk, jazz, pop and rustica.” Independent
Fri 24th September
An innovative interpretation of American Old-Time tradition, blending roots material with fresh arrangements and original compositions.
Sat 25th September
Good old fashioned bluegrass songs about whisky, murder, and railroads...
Sun 26th September
Acclaimed US singer-songwriter plays her London debut
Tue 12th October
One of the brightest rising stars on the UK roots music scene!
Wed 27th October
A creative combination rekindling the historically significant musical relationship between Hamburg and England.
Wed 3rd November
THE WATER RATS
“A thumping depth of passion, recalling the intensity and melancholic overtones of Nick Cave and Leonard Cohen.”
Fri 19th November
THE BASEMENT BAR
An adventurous musical conception playing original music with influences ranging from musette, New Orleans jazz, old time, and European folk traditions!
Thu 25th November
Presented by 'Irish Music and Dance in London (IMDL), this evening Damien O'Reilly will launch his debut solo album 'Dúchas' with accompanist, John Blake plus support.