The Guildhall

The Guildhall
38 Bore Street, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13 6LU

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Chris Helme

Chris Helme Saturday 29th April - £7.00 Chris was front man of John Squire's post-Stone Roses band The Seahorses which saw him sharing the stage with The Rolling Stones, U2 and Oasis in numerous support slots. Now solo, he is still rightfully remembered for the Britpop classics Love Is The Law and Blinded By The Sun…

Sat 29 Apr

£7 ( £6.30; Children £3.50) / 01543 262223

Craobh Rua

Craobh Rua Sunday 12th March - £14.00 Craobh Rua (pronounced Crave Ru-ah) play Irish Traditional Music from the heart. Belfast's finest deliver a compelling celebration of Irish music and song. This is traditional Celtic fare at its finest, mixing rousing jigs, reels and polkas with tender ballads and airs. Their rich…

Sun 12 Mar

£14 ( £12.60; Children £7) / 01543 262223

Fret And Fiddle

Fret and Fiddle Sunday 9th April - £12.00 A tribute to Stephane Grappelli and Django Reinhardt co-founded by professional violinist Sally Minchin and guitarist Andy Bole. Fret and Fiddle's show takes you through the swing music of the 1920s, blues, americana, folk, gypsy and some foot-tapping fiddle tunes. Come and hear…

Sun 9 Apr

£12 ( £10.80; Children £6) / 01543 262223


Gigspanner Sunday 26th March - £15.00 Led by ex-Steeleye Span fiddle player Peter Knight. This trio have a growing reputation as one of the most innovative acts on the folk/roots scene, dismantling the traditional and reassembling it in an intriguing, imaginative and beautiful way. Traditional music forms the bedrock of…

Sun 26 Mar

£15 ( £13.50; Children £7.50) / 01543 262223

The Jar Family

The Jar Family Saturday 20th May - £14.00 Following a fabulous headline set at Fuse 2016 we are delighted to welcome The Jar Family back to Lichfield Guildhall! Five individual songwriters and musicians from Hartlepool who decided to pool their talent and create their 'industrial folk' sound. They've mesmerised…

Sat 20 May

£14 ( £12.60; Children £7) / 01543 262223

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The band takes influence from folk, bluegrass, country and western swing music in the form of virtuosic instrumentals, three part harmonies and impressive slap bass.

Fri 28 Apr

£12 ( £10.80; Children £6) / 01543 262223

The Jive Aces

The Jive Aces Friday 12th May - £15 if booked before 30 April (£18.00 therafter) - first 150 tickets sold guaranteed a seat Legendary swing, jive and skiffle group, The Jive Aces, are renowned worldwide for their high-energy music and spectacular stage show. Perhaps best known as the first live band to reach the final…

Fri 12 May

£15 ( £13.50; Children £7.50) / 01543 262223

The Laurence Jones Band

The Laurence Jones Band Sunday 23rd April - £15.00 Hailed as "one to watch" as a teenager by the blues media, bookers, blues fans and guitar stars alike. Young Laurence has come of age turning heads and making jaws drop with his incendiary live set and stunning records. Laurence and his crack band put the power into…

Sun 23 Apr

£15 ( £13.50; Children £7.50) / 01543 262223

Lichfield Arts Community Showcase

Lichfield Arts Community Night 7.30pm Wednesday 22nd February FREE but donations welcome! Lichfield Arts showcase the work we do in the community. Young singer/songwriter Nath Brooks will open followed by Wildfire Folk. This young group have appeared at many festivals in the region with their invigorating music played…

Wed 22 Feb

Little Brother Eli

Following their storming Sunday afternoon set at Fuse 2016 we just had to bring these guys to Lichfield Guildhall!Little Brother Eli create their own blend of bluesy garage rock by combining powerful, soulful vocals with growling guitars bringing the sound together with an infectious,rock solid hip-hop back beat.

Sun 21 May

£12 ( £10.80; Children £6) / 01543 262223

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Martin Carthy

The respected English folk singer and guitarist.

Fri 14 Apr

£15 (£13.50; Children £7.50) / 01543 262223

Martin Taylor

Martin Taylor Friday 24th March - £16.00 Award-winning guitarist Martin Taylor celebrates his 60th birthday and 45 years as a touring artist with a series of solo UK concerts. Widely considered to be the world's foremost exponent of solo jazz and fingerstyle guitar, Martin Taylor's high-profile fans include Jeff Beck…

Fri 24 Mar

£16 ( £14.60; Children £8) / 01543 262223

Nancy Kerr and the Sweet Visitor Band

BBC Radio 2 Folk Singer of the Year 2015 and member of folk supergroup The Full English.

Sun 7 May

£16 ( £14.60; Children £8) / 01543 262223

The Orange Circus Band

The Orange Circus Band Saturday 25th February - £7.00 Providing an antidote to rush and ruin creating a sound that is being hailed as 'Mountain Monkey Music' exchanging one type of chaos for another. Amid full-blooded Americana madness,they bring a wholly unique and contemporary sound - guaranteed to be unlike anything…

Sat 25 Feb

£7 ( £6.30; Children £3.50) / 01543 262223

Steve 'Big Man' Clayton

Steve "Big Man" Clayton & The 44's Saturday 4th February - £12.00 Steve "Big Man" Clayton, born in Birmingham, is a highly gifted piano player and singer. After finishing his classical studies he decided to dedicate his musical life to his love of blues piano and has remained true to himself and blues piano for over…

Sat 4 Feb

£12 ( £10.80; Children £6) / 01543 262223

The Stumble

The Preston-based six-piece outfit fronted by Paul Melville plays Chicago style rhythm & blues.

Sat 8 Apr

£14 ( £12.60; Children £7) / 01543 262223

Winter Beer Festival

Lichfield Arts Winter Beer Festival Friday 27th January Noon-11.00pm Saturday 28th January Noon-10.30pm £2 before 6pm (on the door) £3 after 6pm (on the door) Get rid of those post Christmas blues and enjoy some of over 25 Real Ales at the wonderful Lichfield Guildhall. There will be beers to suit all tastes and, if ale…

Fri 27 Jan

£2 before 6pm; £3 after 6pm / 01543 262223

Sat 28 Jan

£2 before 6pm; £3 after 6pm / 01543 262223

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