Events & Gigs

Folk Gigs, Festivals, Tours and Events

A folk gig guide for folk, roots and acoustic music, festivals, folk clubs & tours.

Martin Simpson @ Reeth Memorial Hall
Jun 28 @ 7:00 pm
Martin Simpson @ Reeth Memorial Hall |  |  |
7:00 pm
Forty years after he recorded his first album, Golden Vanity, in 1976, Martin Simpson is known as a guitarist of formidable talent. Equally at home [...]
Simon & Garfunkel Through The Years @ Ropetackle Arts Centre
Jun 28 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Simon & Garfunkel Through The Years @ Ropetackle Arts Centre
8:00 pm
Critically acclaimed as one of the world’s greatest tribute shows, Simon & Garfunkel Through The Years returns in 2019 with an all new production. Featuring [...]
Jun 28 @ 8:15 pm – 11:15 pm
Clive Gregson in concert at The Ram Club @ Old Cranleighan Club
8:15 pm
Wonderful new songs are pop world’s loss and our gain The pop world’s loss is our gain as Clive’s solo career has delivered wonderful new [...]
Boo Hewerdine @ ThorganbyFolk
Jun 29 @ 7:15 pm – 10:30 pm
Boo Hewerdine @ ThorganbyFolk
7:15 pm
As a recording artist, Boo’s first tentative steps came with the band, The Great Divide before the formation of his much-loved eighties group The Bible [...]
Simon & Garfunkel: Through The Years @ Theatre Royal, Waterford
Jun 30 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
Simon & Garfunkel: Through The Years @ Theatre Royal, Waterford
8:00 pm
Critically acclaimed as one of the world’s greatest tribute shows, Simon & Garfunkel Through The Years returns in 2019 with an all new production. Featuring [...]
Three Voices on the Humber Bank @ Humber Rescue Station (foot of Bridge)
Jul 1 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Three Voices on the Humber Bank @ Humber Rescue Station (foot of Bridge)
7:30 pm
On the Far Side – walking, talking and singing our way along the North Bank. Meet at the Humber Rescue Station on Hessle Foreshore, Cliff [...]
Jul 4 @ 7:30 pm
Folk and Acoustic Night @ The Globe
7:30 pm
The first Thursday of each month is Folk and Acoustic night at the Globe It’s an open mike evening and maybe a jam session. Come [...]
Traditional Song Session @ Prince of Wales Pub
Jul 4 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Traditional Song Session @ Prince of Wales Pub
8:00 pm
A chance to sing and listen to traditional songs in a friendly and informal environment.
Jul 5 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
The Salts : Songs from the Sea @ Chapel Arts Centre
8:00 pm
  Songs from the Sea celebrates maritime songs featuring classic’s that we all know and love, including Bound for South Australia, Blow the Man Down, [...]
Jul 5 @ 8:15 pm – 11:15 pm
Kenny Speirs in concert at The Ram Club @ Old Cranleighan Club
8:15 pm
Borders stalwart goes solo after illustrious collaborative career This sensitive guitarist, singer and arranger is now going solo and singing his own songs after an [...]
Jul 12 @ 8:15 pm – 11:15 pm
The Vera van Heeringen Trio in concert at The Ram Club @ Old Cranleighan Club
8:15 pm
‘Intimate, under-stated, stripped back and potent’ It is impossible to praise this band too highly: Vera’s songs are stunningly well crafted in a laid-back Americana [...]
Scandi music session @ Tower of Song
Jul 14 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Scandi music session @ Tower of Song
2:00 pm
Another chance to meet up and play a few Swedish and other Scandinavian tunes. Note the change of venue: the July session will take place [...]
Jul 19 @ 8:15 pm – 11:15 pm
John Kirkpatrick in concert at The Ram Club @ Old Cranleighan Club
8:15 pm
Hearty good cheer, hilarious tales and stirring renditions We reach a rumbustious and rollicking climax to our summer season with this larger-than-life character, full of [...]
Jul 20 all-day
Blackbeard's Tea Party @ See Listing
12:00 am
Traditional songs and tunes are given a heavy rock edge with earth shattering riffs, playful arrangements and driving dance rhythms. Blackbeard’s Tea Party believe a [...]
Traditional Music Session @ Prince of Wales
Jul 21 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Traditional Music Session @ Prince of Wales
8:00 pm
A chance to play and share English, Scottish and Irish folk music and song – all are welcome, to play or to listen.
Bridport Folk Festival @ Bridport town
Jul 26 – Jul 28 all-day
Bridport Folk Festival @ Bridport town
12:00 am
There will be outdoor stages and access to these will be a small charge of around £3 which will give access to all the 3 [...]
Aug 1 @ 7:30 pm
Folk and Acoustic Night @ The Globe
7:30 pm
The first Thursday of each month is Folk and Acoustic night at the Globe It’s an open mike evening and maybe a jam session. Come [...]
Aug 8 all-day
Blackbeard's Tea Party @ See Listing
12:00 am
Traditional songs and tunes are given a heavy rock edge with earth shattering riffs, playful arrangements and driving dance rhythms. Blackbeard’s Tea Party believe a [...]
Saltburn Folk Festival @ Various venues within Saltburn
Aug 9 – Aug 11 all-day
12:00 am
Many of you will know that we lost a great stalwart of the folk scene in October 2018, John Taylor. John was Director of the [...]
Aug 16 all-day
Blackbeard's Tea Party @ See Listing
12:00 am
Traditional songs and tunes are given a heavy rock edge with earth shattering riffs, playful arrangements and driving dance rhythms. Blackbeard’s Tea Party believe a [...]
Aug 17 all-day
Blackbeard's Tea Party @ See Listing
12:00 am
Traditional songs and tunes are given a heavy rock edge with earth shattering riffs, playful arrangements and driving dance rhythms. Blackbeard’s Tea Party believe a [...]
Aug 23 all-day
Blackbeard's Tea Party @ See Listing
12:00 am
Traditional songs and tunes are given a heavy rock edge with earth shattering riffs, playful arrangements and driving dance rhythms. Blackbeard’s Tea Party believe a [...]
Tony Woods Project @ Colchester Arts Centre
Sep 1 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Tony Woods Project @ Colchester Arts Centre
7:30 pm
Formed in the mid-90s, the Tony Woods Project has recorded four highly acclaimed albums of original, folk/jazz-inspired compositions: High Seas (1997), Lowlands (2004), Wind Shadows [...]
@ Tonbridge Folk Club
Sep 2 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm
 @ Tonbridge Folk Club
8:00 pm
Broomdasher is a six voice acapella group singing traditional English folk songs. Formed two years ago by singers with a long folk pedigree, they are [...]
Sep 5 @ 7:30 pm
Folk and Acoustic Night @ The Globe
7:30 pm
The first Thursday of each month is Folk and Acoustic night at the Globe It’s an open mike evening and maybe a jam session. Come [...]
Traditional Song Session @ Prince of Wales Pub
Sep 5 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Traditional Song Session @ Prince of Wales Pub
8:00 pm
A chance to sing and listen to traditional songs in a friendly and informal environment.
Scandi music session @ Prince of Wales pub
Sep 8 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Scandi music session @ Prince of Wales pub
2:00 pm
A chance to meet up and play a few Swedish and other Scandinavian tunes. All musicians welcome – more info and links to tunes via [...]
Sep 9 all-day
Sharon Shannon | new live show | UK tour @ See Listings
12:00 am
Legendary Irish accordion maestro Sharon Shannon brings a new live show on UK tour 2019. TOUR DATES – More to be confirmed 7/05/2019    Milton [...]
Sep 12 all-day
Sharon Shannon | new live show | UK tour @ See Listings
12:00 am
Legendary Irish accordion maestro Sharon Shannon brings a new live show on UK tour 2019. TOUR DATES – More to be confirmed 7/05/2019    Milton [...]
Sep 13 all-day
Sharon Shannon | new live show | UK tour @ See Listings
12:00 am
Legendary Irish accordion maestro Sharon Shannon brings a new live show on UK tour 2019. TOUR DATES – More to be confirmed 7/05/2019    Milton [...]