What's On

NETTLEBED FOLK SONG CLUB

THE VILLAGE CLUB HIGH ST NETTLEBED nr. HENLEY OXON RG9 5DD

www.nettlebedfolkclub.co.uk

MONDAYS 8 - 11pm

Patron: Phil Beer. Residents: Kith & Kin, Bruce Gomersall and Jackie Oates.


SEP 7

MARTIN CARTHY & DAVE SWARBRICK - This legendary fiddle, guitar & vocal duo demonstrate all the old skills with their collection of traditional songs & instrumentals.


SEP 14

MAZ O'CONNOR - nominated this year for the BBC Horizon Award & given an EFDSS Creative Fellowship, Maz is a gifted singer of traditional & self-penned songs. She plays guitar, shruti box, piano & harmonium. 'Folk album of the year so far' The Observer.


SEP 21

RICHARD DIGANCE - One of the funniest men & finest guitarists around today. BAFTA nominated & has a Gold Award from the British Academy of Composers & Songwriters!!


SEP 28

40th BIRTHDAY - PAUL DOWNES & PHIL BEER + FEAST OF FIDDLES ACOUSTIC - Come & celebrate 40 years of Nettlebed with Phil from Show of Hands as he combines once again with his previous musical partner Paul Downes. Powerful vocals & instrumental excellence from this duo plus a set from the amazing Feast of Fiddles in an acoustic style!


OCT 5

AN EVENING WITH CHRIS LESLIE - Chris has spent his life playing violin, mandolin & singing, currently with Fairport Convention, Feast of Fiddles & St Agnes Fountain. After his packed solo gig last year we just had to invite him back for more!


OCT 12

THE YOUNG'UNS - Winners of 'Best Group' at The BBC Awards. They are a force of nature on stage! Their humour, love for harmony singing & stories have made them one of the most sought after acts this year. Powerful songs with keyboards & guitar.


OCT 19

CHRIS WHILE & JULIE MATTHEWS - Breathtaking, award winning singer/songwriters & musicians (They've been nominated at the BBC Awards 9 times and won Best Duo!). Their dedication to their craft & audience holds no bounds. Harmony vocals with guitar & piano.


OCT 26

BELLA HARDY with THE DAWN - Folk Singer of the Year 2014. Bella brings her new band to us promoting her new album. Vocals, fiddle, banjo, guitar, keyboards & percussion.


NOV 2

DAVE PEGG'S BIRTHDAY CONCERT - Once again Peggy from Fairport is having his birthday concert at Nettlebed. He will be bringing Anthony John Clarke, Anna Ryder and Noel Le Long. Don't miss this unique show.


NOV 9

MEGAN HENWOOD & JACKIE OATES - After their superb first gig for us last year we keep being asked 'when are they doing an evening again' - well here it is. Come early!


NOV 16

ELIZA CARTHY, JACKIE OATES, LUCY FARRELL & KATE YOUNG - What a night this will be! Four of the finest in British music. Their 4 part vocal harmonies and quartet fiddle playing will revive old favourites and initiate new songs with passion & enormous talent.


NOV 23

STEVE TILSTON & JEZ LOWE - These two powerhouses of the UK's singer/songwriters are joining to provide a special concert filled with songs & music, chat & banter and insights into their approach to their craft. Listen in as they rekindle their living room song swaps.


NOV 30

THE LINDISFARNE STORY - Band members Billy Mitchell and Ray Laidlaw tell the story from the very beginning and perform acoustic versions of the bands classic songs and share 'behind the scenes' stories with archive video & stills.


DEC 7

FOTHERINGAY - The return of the classic folk legends! Jerry Donahue, Gerry Conway & Pat Donaldson plus Kathryn Roberts, PJ Wright & Sally Barker. Book Early!


DEC 14

ST AGNES FOUNTAIN - Get your tickets before this show sells out too!


DEC 21

BELSHAZZAR'S FEAST - Paul Hutchinson & Bellowhead's Paul Sartin prepare us for Xmas.


Closed until Jan 18 2016

OTHER ADVANCE DATES


JAN 18 - BULLY WEE BAND + PHIL BEER.
JAN 25 - OYSTERS 3 (OYSTER ACOUSTIC - IAN TELFER - JOHN JONES -ALAN PROSSER).


ADVANCE BOOKING AVAILABLE --- CALL - 01628 636620