Late night events, Music, Folk

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Weak Records Tour

A showcase of artists signed to Weak Records with acoustic Americana, roots and folk from The Jesus Taco, Tobias Thomhave, and Bobby Vacant & the Worn.

McChuills, Glasgow

Thu 24 Apr

Free / 0141 552 2135

  • 21:00

Alastair Savage Trio

Traditional and contemporary fiddle music from Savage and his collaborators Euan Drysdale (guitar/piano) and Iain Crawford (double bass).

The Reel, Kirkwall

Sat 21 Jun

£7 / 01856 871000

Part of St Magnus Festival.

  • 22:00

The Bills

The five-piece from the West Coast of Canada performs lively and high-energy acoustic folk.

Gulbenkian, Canterbury

Tue 26 May 2015

£12 ( £10) / 01227 769075

  • 21:00

The Carrivick Sisters

Bluegrass twins from Salcombe.

Penrith Playhouse

Sun 4 May

Bar

Phone for prices / 01768 865557

  • 23:00

Folk Session

Local folk singer-songwriters and groups perform.

The Gregson Centre, Lancaster

Thu 24 Apr

Olive Bar

Phone for prices / 01524 849959

  • 21:30
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Fraser Anderson

Folk singer-songwriter hailing from Edinburgh.

The Argyll Hotel, Ullapool

Tue 29 Apr

Suggested donation £8 / 01854 612422

With Shrew.

  • 21:00

Girl In A Thunderbolt

The Norwich-based singer-songwriter performs folk-blues.

Norwich Arts Centre

Thu 15 May

Phone for prices / 01603 660352

  • 23:30

Iain Hill & Laura Whelan

Ian Hill & Laura Whelan are Southside Sessions regulars and featured in our acoustic circuit last year. They play an excellent mix of blues, soul, R & B and country, with piano, guitar and fantastic vocal harmonies. No to be missed!

Heraghty's, Glasgow

Thu 15 May

Free / 0141 423 0380

Part of Southside Fringe.

  • 21:00 – 23:30

Ian Britt

Indie-folk by the singer-songwriter from Sheffield.

The Fish Pond, Matlock

Thu 10 Jul

The Bar

Free / 01629 760 240

  • 21:00

Jace Everett

Nashville-based country singer responsible for the swampy theme tune to True Blood.

St Bonaventure's Social Club, Bristol

Thu 1 May

£12.75 / 0870 444 4400

  • 21:00
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Jam Session with Tam Sweeney & The Latchicos

Listen and join in with this folk, blues and country session. Double bass, guitar, banjo, mandolin, harmonica and more, including former players from Simple Minds and The Urban Gypsies.

Heraghty's, Glasgow

Mon 12 May

Free / 0141 423 0380

Part of Southside Fringe.

  • 21:30 – 00:00

Mon 19 May

Free / 0141 423 0380

Part of Southside Fringe.

  • 21:30 – 00:00

Jamie Williams & The Roots Collective

Led by vocalist and guitarist Jamie Williams, the collective performs a versatile mix of Americana and folk traditions.

Brasenose Arms, Banbury

Sat 17 May

Free / 01295 750244

  • 21:30

Jenny Keldie & Brian Cromarty and the Poptarts

Folk duo Keldie (fiddle) and Cromarty (guitar), followed by Keldie again as part of vocal group the Poptarts.

The Reel, Kirkwall

Mon 23 Jun

£7 / 01856 871000

Part of St Magnus Festival.

  • 22:00

Jim Chorley

Lyrical acoustic folk ballads about life and love by the singer-songwriter and musician.

Little Theatre, Chorley

Fri 3 Oct

Phone for prices / 01257 264362

  • 22:00

Sat 4 Oct

Phone for prices / 01257 264362

  • 22:00

John Mitchell & Sofie Jonsson

Roots, bluegrass and country duo.

The Argyll Hotel, Ullapool

Tue 3 Jun

Suggested donation £8 / 01854 612422

  • 21:00
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Kathryn Roberts and Sean Lakeman

The vocalist and guitarist perform folk and traditional music.

Barrel House, Totnes

Fri 20 Jun

Prices to be confirmed / 01803 849290

Ken's Ceilidh

Ken Gourlay calls this regular evening of traditional Scottish dancing, with different ceilidh bands each night. Soft drinks are £1 and alcoholic drinks £3, and you're requested not to wear stilettos or high heels.

Lauriston Hall, Edinburgh

Fri 1 Aug

£8 advance; £10 on the door / 0131 339 5374

  • 21:00

Sat 2 Aug

£8 advance; £10 on the door / 0131 339 5374

  • 21:00

Mon 4 Aug

£8 advance; £10 on the door / 0131 339 5374

  • 21:00
…and 17 more dates until 23 Aug

Station Hotel, Portsoy

Fri 30 May

£4 / 01261 842571

Supper provided. Part of Portsoy Music Festival.

  • 23:00 – 01:00

Sat 31 May

£4 / 01261 842571

Supper provided. Part of Portsoy Music Festival.

  • 23:00 – 01:00

Late Night Instrumental Session

Led by Dick Elliot, Guy Burgess and guests.

Station Hotel, Portsoy

Sat 31 May

£4 / 01261 842571

Supper provided Part of Portsoy Music Festival.

  • 23:00 – 01:00

Live at The Loft

Live music from the city's talented songwriters.

The Outhouse, Edinburgh

Wed 23 Apr

Free / 0131 557 6668

  • 21:00 – 00:30

Wed 7 May

Free / 0131 557 6668

  • 21:00 – 00:30

Wed 21 May

Free / 0131 557 6668

  • 21:00 – 00:30
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Old Man Pie

Five-piece folk outfit from West Yorkshire.

Puzzle Hall Inn, Sowerby Bridge

Fri 6 Jun

Free / 01422 835547

  • 21:00

Ragged Glory

Contemporary folk with vocal harmonies performed by the four-piece.

The Grape & Grain, London SE19

Sat 3 May

Free / 020 8778 4109

  • 21:00

Fri 27 Jun

Free / 020 8778 4109

  • 21:00

Ray Johns

The singer-songwriter performs folk.

O'Grady's, Redcar

Sun 27 Apr

Free / 01642 477624

  • 21:00

Richie Muir Band

Nottingham-based acoustic guitarist and vocalist accompanied by his band.

The Southbank Bar, Nottingham

Thu 24 Apr

Free / 0115 945 5541

  • 21:00

Rogora Khart

The singer-songwriter performs gypsy folk. With support from Les Trois Coups, Jessie Pie And The Thorn.

Hootananny, London SW2

Sat 26 Apr

£3 / 020 7737 7273

  • 21:00 – 03:00
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