Events & Gigs

Folk Gigs, Festivals, Tours and Events

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

Stefanos Tsourelis Trio @ Headgate Theatre
Jun 26 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Stefanos Tsourelis Trio @ Headgate Theatre
7:30 pm
Using the guitar and the oud (a traditional lute from the Middle East), Stefanos Tsourelis transports his audience on an authentic and exciting journey involving [...]
Banner Theatre presents Spirit of 1868 @ West Midlands Travel Social Club
Jun 28 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Banner Theatre presents Spirit of 1868 @ West Midlands Travel Social Club
7:30 pm
A stirring dramatisation of some of the struggles, protests and moments of resistance that shaped our past and our present! In 1868 workers were fighting [...]
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 [...]
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 [...]
Sing Political! @ Prince of Wales pub
Jul 10 @ 8:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Sing Political! @ Prince of Wales pub
8:30 pm
Come along, raise your voices, let the songs be heard, whether they were written yesterday or hundreds of years ago, let us learn from them [...]
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 [...]
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.
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 [...]
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 [...]
Sing Political! @ Prince of Wales pub
Sep 11 @ 8:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Sing Political! @ Prince of Wales pub
8:30 pm
Come along, raise your voices, let the songs be heard, whether they were written yesterday or hundreds of years ago, let us learn from them [...]
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 [...]
Duncan Chisholm @ Reeth Memorial Hall
Sep 12 @ 8:00 pm
Duncan Chisholm @ Reeth Memorial Hall
8:00 pm
Duncan Chisholm effortlessly evokes a background steeped in the rich highland music tradition through his rich, varied compositions. Having been described as ‘one of the most [...]
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 [...]
Sep 14 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 15 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 [...]
Traditional Music Session @ Prince of Wales
Sep 15 @ 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.
Sing Political! @ Prince of Wales pub
Oct 9 @ 8:30 pm – 10:30 pm
Sing Political! @ Prince of Wales pub
8:30 pm
Come along, raise your voices, let the songs be heard, whether they were written yesterday or hundreds of years ago, let us learn from them [...]
Oct 11 @ 8:00 pm – 10:30 pm
COCO AND THE BUTTERFIELDS @ The Beehive
8:00 pm
“Folk-hewn pop, with gliding guitars and a strident vocal”
Oct 20 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm
Sweet Little Mystery: The Songs Of John Martyn - Sarah Jane Morris @ Colchester Arts Centre
7:30 pm
Following her critically acclaimed performance at Ronnie Scott’s earlier this year, Sarah Jane Morris will be performing the songs of John Martyn, a sublime but [...]
Traditional Music Session @ Prince of Wales
Oct 20 @ 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.