UPCOMING LIVE EVENTS

Sun 22nd September
GREEN NOTE
Folk’s favourite former farmer and secret hit maker!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 24th September
GREEN NOTE
Everyone welcome! Whether you’re coming along to play or just to chill out in a fun, friendly atmosphere, kick back and enjoy the music...
£ 2.00

Wed 25th September
THE BASEMENT BAR
Fusing Appalachia with home-grown folk... “music as true as it gets” Blues Blast Magazine
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 26th September
GREEN NOTE
Talentbanq presents... Unbelievable talent from around the globe in this musically varied triple bill.
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Sat 28th September
GREEN NOTE
Good old fashioned bluegrass songs about whisky, murder, and railroads.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Mon 30th September
GREEN NOTE
‘This is folk music for everyone – a master-class in proficiency, an exercise in individuality and a declaration of love of the folk tradition from both sides of the Atlantic’ ★★★★★ - Spiral Earth
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Tue 1st October
GREEN NOTE
Full band EP launch show from the Devonshire folk singer-songwriter, Freya Ward. Known for intricate guitar, delicate melodies and captivating lyrics.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Wed 2nd October
GREEN NOTE
“Tugging at the heartstrings, is often uplifting, includes gorgeous melodies, great vocals and playing, brilliant arrangements and atmospheres that flow between deep, dark and spooky, as well as eerie and haunting with occasional flashes of light.” AmericanaUK
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Wed 2nd October
THE BASEMENT BAR
Stripped back sound and new arrangements from this widely praised and accomplished musician / "Spine tinglingly beautiful" Bright Young Folk
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 3rd October
THE WATER RATS
Captivating three-time JUNO nominated singer-songwriter plays from her latest album.
Book Tickets
£ 14.00

Thu 3rd October
GREEN NOTE
Special solo show from unique genre-spanning songwriter who embraces elements of electronica, folk, jazz and alt-rock.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sun 6th October
THE OLD QUEEN'S HEAD
Songs with a hint of contemporary—dosed with uncontrolled laughter, deep-rooted couplets and sudden, impromptu shifts—that speak to familiar rhythms of the past.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sun 6th October
GREEN NOTE
Multi instrumentalist British folk and roots duo combine delicately interweaving vocal harmonies with emotive and evocative songwriting.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Mon 7th October
GREEN NOTE
New trio combining the acclaimed talents of folksinger Rosie Hodgson, traditional fiddler Rowan Piggott, and guitarist-flautist Philippe Barnes. A tapestry of traditional & self-penned songs with a charm and familarity that is usually only found in seasoned line-ups.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 8th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
New Roots presents a very special concert of pre-50s country blues and folk from Jack Harris, a hugely respected figure on the UK roots scene.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Wed 9th October
GREEN NOTE
A one-man-soul-band, and poet.
Sold out

Wed 9th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
Songs of the human experience in an eclectic range of styles across the folk and roots spectrum
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Wed 9th October
THE SLAUGHTERED LAMB
Singing It All Back Home: Appalachian Ballads of English and Scottish Origin Naomi Bedford and Paul Simmonds.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 10th October
THE ISLINGTON
Two talented Oregon singer-songwriters.
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Thu 10th October
GREEN NOTE
'An absolutely superb guitarist ... reminiscent of John Martyn" Bob Harris, BBC Radio 2 ''Articulate, compelling ... brilliant'' (Four stars) Mojo Magazine
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Fri 11th October
GREEN NOTE
Brighton-based contemporary folk group mixing British and American styles... British folk without the stiff upper lip!
Book Tickets
£ 11.00

Sun 13th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
Long-time friends share the stage in this stylistically eclectic double bill. Music without boundaries... “Nothing short of transportive” Steve LaBate (Paste Magazine)
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sun 13th October
New England-based singer/songwriter shares his love of music fully and completely, without regard for shading his emotions or tempering his convictions. Sharing the stage with soulful British-Canadian songwriter, singer and multi-instrumentalist.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Mon 14th October
GREEN NOTE
An intimate deep dive into your favourite songs by your favourite London-Based Singer/Songwriters. Featuring August and After + Si Connelly.
Cancelled

Wed 16th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
“Folk-suffused indie pop songs that are equal parts positive and melancholy, rich with the evocative scent of the past like a warm breeze off the desert.”— Various Small Flames
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Wed 16th October
GREEN NOTE
Combining the magic of old classics with his own original material, Tommy Hare delights audiences with the great American musical traditions of blues, rock & roll, country and soul.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 17th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
“Poetry Jazz Folk… A fascinating voice” Frank Hennessey BBC Radio Wales
Book Tickets
£ 9.00

Thu 17th October
GREEN NOTE
New Roots presents acclaimed folk-roots Scottish troubadour ADAM BEATTIE (‘incredibly beautiful’ Mary Ann Hobbs, BBC Radio 2) and band, plus support from traditional singer DOMINIE HOOPER.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 18th October
GREEN NOTE
A new collective of female musicians led by award-winning singer-songwriters Cerian (Radiohead/ U2/ Imogen Heap) and Daisy Chute (All Angels).
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 20th October
GREEN NOTE
A special monthly residency hosted by The Magic Numbers' siblings Romeo and Michele Stodart presenting acts they admire...
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Mon 21st October
GREEN NOTE
Award winning female folk trio singing traditional songs about love, loss, death, soldiers and sailors.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 22nd October
GREEN NOTE
Acclaimed songwriters Ben Bedford & Kirsty McGee bring an intimate & memorable live show with tales from both sides of the Atlantic.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Thu 24th October
GREEN NOTE
"20 seconds in and I'm hooked! First, it was the voice, then the songs and then the guitar playing - superb stuff - if my show wasn't full this week I'd play the heck out of this - already in the folder for next week's show and contender for Album of The Week too! Love it!” Bishop FM Blues Show presenter Gary Grainger
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Fri 25th October
THE WATER RATS
A lively evening of music from Eileen Rose and her band... author, singer, songwriter and professional honky tonk girl!
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Tue 29th October
GREEN NOTE
Everyone welcome! Whether you’re coming along to play or just to chill out in a fun, friendly atmosphere, kick back and enjoy the music...
£ 2.00

Tue 29th October
THE BASEMENT BAR
A Westcountry folk duo who bring traditional and contemporary styles on fiddle and guitar to folk tunes and songs from around the British Isles
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Wed 30th October
GREEN NOTE
"Listen to her lyrics. Ana is the folk Nina Simone." - Lucinda Williams / “Ana has the rare gift of being so eloquent and simple that she takes your breath away. I just love her." - Shawn Colvin
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Fri 1st November
THE BASEMENT BAR
“Lovely, unique, & haunting voice.” Penguin Eggs... “Imaginative narratives woven throughout his songs that catch & hold the listener.” Permanent Rain Press... “One of the most unique and captivating singing voices I’ve ever heard” Leader Post Regina
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 3rd November
THE WATER RATS
“A country-folk singer destined for musical stardom…sheer talent & determination…a captivating artist…future big successes to come for this gifted singer-songwriter” – Glamour Magazine
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Sun 3rd November
GREEN NOTE
Unique intimate evening, only London show of 2019.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Mon 4th November
GREEN NOTE
With intricately arranged vocal harmonies and expert musicianship, The Chris Cleverley Trio offer a live experience for enthusiasts of contemporary and traditional folk music alike.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Tue 5th November
THE BASEMENT BAR
“Show of Hands meets Frank Turner... enough to remind you why you got into music in the first place” BBC 6music DJ Tom Robinson.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 9th November
GREEN NOTE
An afternoon of folk in this matinee double bill featuring two talented acts.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sun 10th November
GREEN NOTE
Legendary songwriter with a "right hand worthy of Broonzy" ...Clapton, Keith Richards and the late John Renbourn all named him as an important early influence.
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Mon 11th November
GREEN NOTE
‘Acoustic and electronic, human and machine are all intertwined to make a whole that is bewitching and definitely within the tradition of fine genre straddling music […] there is definitely an otherworldly quality to the best of this album.’ Northern Sky Magazine
Book Tickets
£ 11.00

Tue 12th November
THE WATER RATS
Imagine if Simon and Garfunkel were lost at sea, salt on their skin, wind in their beards, and whiskey in their bottles. Welcome to the mythic world of Son of Town Hall...
Book Tickets
£ 14.00

Tue 12th November
GREEN NOTE
Album release show for Gold of Scar & Shale, the second solo album from traditional folk singer and multi-instrumentalist, Jack Rutter
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Wed 13th November
THE BASEMENT BAR
Some of the finest songwriters and performers on the London scene.
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Thu 14th November
GREEN NOTE
A special monthly residency hosted by The Magic Numbers' siblings Romeo and Michele Stodart presenting acts they admire...
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Mon 18th November
GREEN NOTE
"Will Pound is a master of the mouth harp” UNCUT Magazine
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Tue 19th November
BUSH HALL
Acclaimed singer-songwriter with a rare gift for poetic melancholy. “extraordinary” (Mojo) / “gently exquisite” (The Observer) / “full of depth” (The Telegraph)
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Wed 20th November
THE BASEMENT BAR
Their take on the singer-songwriter thing spirals out of a love of jazz, classical and folk music, from Bach to Gershwin, Paco de Lucia to Bob Dylan, Ella Fitzgerald and back again... "Reminiscent of early Joni Mitchell” RnR
Book Tickets
£ 8.00

Thu 21st November
THE OLD QUEENS HEAD
Americana, Folk, and Acoustic Indie Rock sensibilities coexist comfortably in the musical world of The Black Feathers. With songs that are both modern and ancient and a stage chemistry that will rivet and delight their audiences.
Book Tickets
£ 12.50

Thu 21st November
GREEN NOTE
BBC Radio 2 Folk Award winner and the youngest person ever to be nominated for the prestigious BBC Folk Singer of the Year... Named ‘Brit-folks most forthright new young talent’ by MOJO and ‘inspiring’ by Billy Bragg
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sun 24th November
THE WATER RATS
A blend of atmospheric and autobiographical material from one of the UK’s best known finger picking style guitar players.
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Mon 25th November
THE BASEMENT BAR
A special evening with BMI award-winning and multi-platinum selling Nashville songwriter Jude Johnstone + Daniel Cainer, himself a multi-award winning songwriter.
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Mon 25th November
GREEN NOTE
A double bill featuring two talented singer-songwriters.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 28th November
GREEN NOTE
“This Irish trio stands right at the forefront of contemporary cutting-edge folk and even that description sells it a little short.” AmericanaUK
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sun 1st December
THE 100 CLUB
At long last, a new album of Eilen Jewell originals is arriving in August, 2019! Eilen is calling this her favorite album yet.
Book Tickets
£ 20.00

Sun 1st December
THE BASEMENT BAR
“Political, poignant....profound” AmericanaUK ... “A natural storyteller and reflective lyricist” Maverick Magazine
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Mon 2nd December
THE LEXINGTON
“a thumping depth of passion, recalling the intensity and melancholic overtones of Nick Cave and Leonard Cohen.”
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Mon 2nd December
GREEN NOTE
Songs of love, loss and rebellion; tales old and new, each with a modern twist. Described as "beautiful and enchanting” by Living Tradition and "Absolutely captivating” R2 Magazine.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Wed 4th December
GREEN NOTE
“Luft and Edwards sound right at home together, and they may soon join duos like Mandolin Orange and Shovels & Rope among the ranks of Americana prestige.” Paste Magazine
Book Tickets
£ 14.00

Thu 5th December
GREEN NOTE
“A joyous blend of indie and country” (Daily Record)... “well-crafted songs featuring slick harmonies” (Telegraph)
Sold out

Mon 9th December
ST PANCRAS OLD CHURCH
Drawing on stories from her own eventful life as well as folklore and myth, Ana’s songs are vignettes, poignant snapshots in time that weave poetry and melody to magical effect.
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Tue 10th December
GREEN NOTE
Celebrated songsmith shares sophisticated musical tales of human vulnerability and connection that takes folk music to a realm cinematic in reach and vision.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 12th December
THE BASEMENT BAR
UK-based singer/songwriter... "...unusual, inspiring and totally unique"-The Box fanzine
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 12th December
GREEN NOTE
Re-working of old Irish tunes and songs
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sat 14th December
THE BASEMENT BAR
Delightful original music that is influenced by the old sounds of Country, Folk, Country Blues and Bluegrass + traditional Country songs and rip roaring fiddle tunes.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 15th December
GREEN NOTE
The multi-instrumental half of the west countryʼs award winning acoustic duo, Show of Hands.
Book Tickets
£ 16.00

Sun 15th December
GREEN NOTE
“Smoky soul, folk-pop and heart-wrenching alt-country, all in a rich voice” - Q Magazine
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Mon 16th December
GREEN NOTE
A show of varied entertainment with an emphasis on melody and meaningful lyrics and also a bit of jovial banter to ease the proceedings along with a titter.
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Thu 19th December
THE BASEMENT BAR
“Exceptional new singer” Hitchin Folk Club
Book Tickets
£ 8.50

Fri 10th January
GREEN NOTE
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!
Book Tickets
£ 11.00

Tue 21st January
GREEN NOTE
Special double-bill featuring two top US songwriters.
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Sat 25th January
GREEN NOTE
Harmony driven Alternative-Americana band with soul!
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Sun 26th January
GREEN NOTE
Celebrated guitarist on both sides of the Atlantic / “Distinctly British-accented melancholy – that seemingly courses through the bloodline.” - Uncut
Book Tickets
£ 10.00

Fri 31st January
THE SLAUGHTERED LAMB
'A warm treat...his melodies reminiscent of Leonard Cohen with lyrical nods to Bob Dylan, and his voice has echoes of Tim Hardin' The Guardian
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Fri 31st January
GREEN NOTE
...sorrowful harmonies, driving rhythms and break-neck fiddle to keep you dancing and sobbing into the night in equal measure.
Book Tickets
£ 11.00

Tue 11th February
THE WATER RATS
"With a sound both soaring and sad, the Texas-based Baker sings in a raspy talk-whisper that makes you stop what you're doing, sit down and listen" - Scott Stroud, The Associated Press
Book Tickets
£ 17.00

Sat 15th February
GREEN NOTE
“...a gritty, rootsy mélange full of sweeping licks, pumping bass lines and tasty harmonies, successfully blending a modern country twang with rollicking bluegrass.” – Steve Harvey, editor, Acoustic Magazine
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sun 23rd February
GREEN NOTE
Sally Barker and Anna Ryder are delighted to bring some of the songs of both Joni Mitchell and Sandy Denny to the stage, exploring the singer/songwriter legacy that was forged in the early '70s.
Book Tickets
£ 15.00

Sat 7th March
GREEN NOTE
One of the most exciting, virtuosic and entertaining young bands working on the British Folk scene... taking influence from Folk, Bluegrass, Country and Western Swing!
Book Tickets
£ 11.00

Sat 28th March
GREEN NOTE
Old-time party tunes and songs taking inspiration from the high energy music of fiddle heroes from the 1800's...
Book Tickets
£ 12.00

Sun 19th April
GREEN NOTE
A singer and songwriter who writes from her own life’s struggles and experiences, delivering her stories with unforgettable power and emotion.
Book Tickets
£ 12.50