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.


APR 20

ARTISAN - This Yorkshire trio are re-forming for one season to bring their harmonies and original songs back to the folk circuit. Don't miss out - tickets will be available on the door.


ARP 27

STEVE KNIGHTLEY - This Show of Hands vocalist and musician is returning to do another special side stage show, so numbers will be limited - A few tickets left!


MAY 4

BANK HOLIDAY - CLOSED.


MAY 11

FAIRPORT CONVENTION - SOLD OUT!


MAY 18

CHRIS & KELLIE WHILE - The world class vocals of internationally lauded Chris While & the uncannily similar quality of daughter, Kellie, combine for this special evening. As a duo it's easy to lose sight of who is who, even if they have their own distinctive style & sound.


MAY 19 (TUES)

RALPH McTELL - AT THE KENTON THEATRE HENLEY - 01491 575698.


MAY 25

BANK HOLIDAY - CLOSED.


JUN 1

THE JACKIE OATES BAND - Our very own darling of song is touring her new CD 'The Spyglass & The Herringbone' across the country with Chris Sarjeant, Mike Cosgrave & John Parker. Vocals, violin, viola, guitar, accordion & double bass. Support by Megan Henwood.


JUN 8

JOHN JONES AND THE RELUCTANT RAMBLERS - John, lead singer of Oysterband leads his band of walkers & musicians along the Ridgeway to finish at Nettlebed to release his new album 'Never stop moving'. He will be joined by fellow Oysterband member Al Scott on guitar & vocal, Rowan Godel on vocal, Lindsey Oliver on double bass & vocal, Tim Cotterell on fiddle & mandolin and Benji Kirkpatrick from Bellowhead on strings.


JUN 15

PETER KNIGHT'S GIGSPANNER - Feast of Fiddles & Steeleye Span's legendary fiddle player and vocalist with guitarist Roger Flack & percussionist Vincent Salzfaas. Innovative, intelligently crafted brilliance - The difference between entertaining & spellbinding!


JUN 22

MARTIN SIMPSON, ANDY CUTTING & NANCY KERR - What a night this is going to be! Three of Britain's finest interpreters of songs & tunes, each a virtuoso in their own right, playing & exploring the possibilities of music together and thoroughly enjoying it!


JUN 29

BRASS MONKEY - John Kirkpatrick & Martin Carthy are bringing this unique brand of Englishness back to Nettlebed for the last time before the band retires this year. Vocals, accordion, guitar, trombone, trumpet & percussion. Don't miss this last show!


JUL 6

MEGAN HENWOOD - Launch day concert for 'Head Heart Hand', the new album from our local award winning singer/songwriter/guitarist, with musician friends including Jackie Oates.


JUL 13

MISCHA MACPHERSON TRIO - BBC Radio 2 Young Folk Award winner, Mischa is a new Folk artist who - if the success of her trio in 2014 is anything to go by - looks set to achieve great things. A singer & clarsach player from Lewis, in the Outer Hebrides, she is joined by Conal McDonagh on Scottish border-pipes and whistles and guitarist Innes White.


JUL 20

PIG - This Feast of Fiddles spin off features Hugh Crabtree on vocals & melodeon, Alan Whetton on sax, Martin Vincent on guitar, Dave Harding on bass and a guest drummer.

Folk rock, covers and occasional community singing all delivered with taste and panache!


OTHER ADVANCE DATES


SEP 7 - CARTHY & SWARBRICK. SEP 14 - MAZ O'CONNOR. SEP 21 - ALTAN (TBC). SEP 28 - 40TH BIRTHDAY with DOWNES & BEER. OCT 5 - CHRIS LESLIE. OCT 12 - THE YOUNG'UNS. OCT 19 - CHRIS WHILE & JULIE MATTHEWS. NOV 2 - DAVE PEGG'S BIRTHDAY CONCERT. NOV 23 - JEZ LOWE & STEVE TILSTON. DEC 7 - FOTHERINGAY. DEC 14 - ST. AGNES FOUNTAIN.

ADVANCE TICKETS AVAILABLE --- DETAILS - 01628 636620