Music, Folk, free events

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Tuesday Jamnastics with Lewis Gibson

An open but orchestrated jam night hosted by Lewis Gibson of The Mighty Midas Touch.

Nobles Bar, Edinburgh

Tue 2 Sep

Free / 0131 629 7215

  • 21:30 – 01:00

Tue 9 Sep

Free / 0131 629 7215

  • 21:30 – 01:00

Tue 16 Sep

Free / 0131 629 7215

  • 21:30 – 01:00
…and 54 more dates until 29 Sep 2015

Neil Thomson

Traditional folk singing.

Captains Bar, Edinburgh

Tue 9 Sep

Free

  • 20:30

Tue 16 Sep

Free

  • 20:30

Tue 23 Sep

Free

  • 20:30

Tue 30 Sep

Free

  • 20:30

Futtocks

Martin Boland and Eddy Hanson play folk songs on fiddle and guitar.

Captains Bar, Edinburgh

Sun 7 Sep

Free

  • 15:30

Sun 14 Sep

Free

  • 15:30

Sun 21 Sep

Free

  • 15:30

Sun 28 Sep

Free

  • 15:30

Bon Stovi

Ceilidh crackers Bon Stovi invite you to come and have a dance or two.

St Peter's Church, Edinburgh

Fri 26 Sep

Free

  • 20:00 – 23:00

Gillywolfe

Folk on fiddle, guitar and vocals from Becka Wolfe and Sam Gillespie.

Captains Bar, Edinburgh

Sun 7 Sep

Free

  • 20:30

Sun 14 Sep

Free

  • 20:30

Sun 21 Sep

Free

  • 20:30

Sun 28 Sep

Free

  • 20:30
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Polish Wednesdays

Featuring Polish beers and vodka from the bar and Polish DJs on the decks. There's a blues jam from 7pm and comedy on the mezzanine.

Beresford Lounge, Glasgow

Wed 3 Sep

Free

  • 19:00

Wed 10 Sep

Free

  • 19:00

Wed 17 Sep

Free

  • 19:00
…and 15 more dates until 31 Dec

Allan Johnston

Celtic music from this multi-instrumental.

Captains Bar, Edinburgh

Tue 9 Sep

Free

  • 15:30

Tue 16 Sep

Free

  • 15:30

Antihoot Open Stage

Anti-folk hero Lach hosts this open mic free-for-all featuring music, comedy, poetry, stories, magic and more.

Henry's Cellar Bar, Edinburgh

Mon 8 Sep

Free / 0131 629 4101

  • 19:30

Mon 15 Sep

Free / 0131 629 4101

  • 19:30

Mon 22 Sep

Free / 0131 629 4101

  • 19:30
…and 8 more dates until 17 Nov

Louise Jordan

Acoustic folk songstress.

Zeffirellis, Ambleside

Fri 15 May 2015

Free / 01539 433 845

  • 20:30

Alan Hunter

Folk singer-songwriter.

Captains Bar, Edinburgh

Sat 27 Sep

Free

  • 15:30
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The Gladstone, London SE1

Mon 8 Sep

Free / 020 7407 3962

A lovely candlelit monthly round table folk session, featuring the best in traditional Irish folk songs, American roots songs, and Scottish English and Welsh songs. Hosted by Irish trad folk three piece Eist, features guest singers and players.

  • 20:00 – 23:00

Mon 15 Sep

Free / 020 7407 3962

A lovely candlelit monthly round table folk session, featuring the best in traditional Irish folk songs, American roots songs, and Scottish English and Welsh songs. Hosted by Irish trad folk three piece Eist, features guest singers and players.

  • 20:00 – 23:00

Mon 22 Sep

Free / 020 7407 3962

A lovely candlelit monthly round table folk session, featuring the best in traditional Irish folk songs, American roots songs, and Scottish English and Welsh songs. Hosted by Irish trad folk three piece Eist, features guest singers and players.

  • 20:00 – 23:00
…and 15 more dates until 5 Jan 2015

The Smugglers, Sunderland

Sun 7 Sep

Free / 0191 514 3844

  • 21:00

Sun 14 Sep

Free / 0191 514 3844

  • 21:00

Sun 21 Sep

Free / 0191 514 3844

  • 21:00

Sun 28 Sep

Free / 0191 514 3844

  • 21:00

Al Sansome - Solo Acoustic Performance

Solo acoustic performance by one of Leicester's finest singer/songwriter/guitar players.

The Criterion, Leicester

Sat 20 Sep

Free / 0116 262 5418

  • 15:00 – 17:00

Alice Rose + Seth Elton

Quirky, clever upbeat and thought-provoking tunes from Alice Rose mixed with the darker melancholy of Seth Elton. Two great singer songwriters.

Cool Cat's Cafe, London SE5

Fri 12 Sep

Free

  • 18:00 – 01:00

Dingwalls, London NW1

Wed 3 Sep

Free / 020 7428 0010

  • 19:30

Wed 10 Sep

Free / 020 7428 0010

  • 19:30

Wed 17 Sep

Free / 020 7428 0010

  • 19:30
…and 6 more dates until 29 Oct back to top

Barluath

The five piece band includes a variety of instruments such as pipes, flute, fiddle, mandolin, whistle and vocals.

Orpington Folk Club

Thu 5 Feb 2015

Free / 01959 532754

  • 20:15

Ben Smith

Birmingham-born singer-songwriter and musician who blends American and English folk styles.

Ain't Nothin But Blues Bar, London W1B

Wed 3 Sep

Free / 020 7287 0514

  • 18:30

Leytonstone Ex-Servicemens Club, London E11

Wed 17 Sep

Free / 07904 210218

  • 20:30 – 23:00

Bogtrotters

Five-piece Irish folk band from Manchester.

Bootleggers, Kendal

Sun 5 Oct

Free / 01539 723824

  • 18:00

Bridie Jackson & The Arbour

Folk from Newcastle vocalist Jackson accompanied on cello, violin, mandolin and bell plates.

Bridgewater Hall, Manchester

Fri 12 Sep

Stalls Foyer

Free / 0844 907 9000

  • 12:30
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The John Hewitt, Belfast

Tue 9 Sep

Free / 028 9023 3768

  • 21:00

Tue 16 Sep

Free / 028 9023 3768

  • 21:00

Tue 23 Sep

Free / 028 9023 3768

  • 21:00
…and 5 more dates until 28 Oct

BSTV Episode # 5: BSTV Smörgåsbord Party

Stash, Trash and Electric Owls present: BSTV.

The Montague Arms, London SE14

Fri 19 Sep

Free / 020 7639 4923

  • 20:00 – 23:00

Cauldstane Slap

Accordion led folk session

Captains Bar, Edinburgh

Sat 20 Sep

Free

  • 21:00

Celtic Session Lead By Alastair Caplin

Celtic, Scottish & Irish tunes that have been passed down for 100's of years warming the soul and inflaming a throng of stomping feet, bringing friends old and new together in our musical hub that is Jamboree.

Jamboree, London E1W

Tue 2 Sep

Free / 07713 867881

  • 19:00 – 23:00

Tue 9 Sep

Free / 07713 867881

  • 19:00 – 23:00

Tue 16 Sep

Free / 07713 867881

  • 19:00 – 23:00
…and 6 more dates until 28 Oct

Celtic Session With Alastaire Caplain

Celtic, Scottish & Irish tunes that have been passed down for 100's of years warming the soul and inflaming a throng of stomping feet, bringing friends old and new together in our musical hub that is Jamboree.

Jamboree, London E1W

Tue 2 Sep

Free / 07713 867881

  • 19:00 – 23:00

Tue 9 Sep

Free / 07713 867881

  • 19:00 – 23:00

Tue 16 Sep

Free / 07713 867881

  • 19:00 – 23:00
…and 9 more dates until 18 Nov back to top