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SUSSEX FOLK GUIDE

Folk Music - Listings for April to May 2017

Saturday 25th March

  • FRENCH & EURO DANCING TO LIVE MUSIC - - Last Saturday of the month.  DANSEZ FRANCAIS Patcham Memorial Hall. Old London Road, Brighton, BN1 8XR Email via link of the 'Dansez Francais' website.
  • SUNJAY - ***At Elephant & Castle, White Hill, Lewes BN7 *** - LEWES SATURDAY FOLK CLUB, . Details:- 01273 476757 or email

Sunday 26th March

  • MARK ORCHIN & BONNIE FLITNEY, MARK REINSTEIN, EARWIG CORNER (Brad, Bryan, Carole, Valmai)LEWES FOLK IN THE CHAPEL CONCERTS - Regular folk concerts on the 4th Sunday of the month in Lewes. 2.30pm.All proceeds to the Oyster Project. T. - FOLK IN THE CHAPEL, The Westgate Chapel, 92a High Street, Lewes, East Sussex BN7 1XH Details:- 01273 478124 or email
  • WILD WILLY BARRETT'S FRENCH CONNECTION -  - HORSHAM FOLK CLUB The Normandy Centre Denne Road.8pm Enquiries - 01403 251188 or 01306 875653

Monday 27th March

  • ADRIAN NATION - CROYDON FOLK CLUB Ruskin House, 23 Coombe Road, Croydon. 8pm, £8 / £6 Enquiries - 020 8698 5322 or 0770 3210 795
  • BRIGHTON ACOUSTIC Songs and tunes, The Partridge, Partridge Green, RH13 8RA
  • WHITE HORSE FOLK CLUB - Jon Rose - Now at The Woolpack Inn, Hailsham Rd, Herstmonceux, NB27 4LJ Website

Tuesday 28th March

  • CELLARFOLK SONG CLUB - ROUND GEORGES, Sutherland Road, Kemp Town, Brighton. Details 01273 509552
  • UCKFIELD ACOUSTIC MUSIC CLUB - ***NEW VENUE*** - The Alma Arms, Framfield Road , Uckfield. Details 01825 765779 or 07964 147805 or 07892 658439

Wednesday 29th March

  • BRIGHTON SINGERS CLUB - Brighton Tavern, Gloucester Road, BN1 4AP, Brighton. Details 01273 590850
  • RUDE MECHANICALS - THE RED LION, Shoreham Details: 01273 452957 or 461950 WEBSITE

Saturday 1st April

  • LEWES SATURDAY FOLK CLUB: Elephant & Castle, White Hill, Lewes BN7 : Roy Clinging workshop, song accompaniment for concertina, 14.30 - 16.30 WEBSITE
  • LEWES SATURDAY FOLK CLUB: Elephant & Castle, White Hill, Lewes BN7 : Roy Clinging performance, evening WEBSITE
  • SHAKESPEARE NIGHT CEILIDH: Shoreham Centre, 2 Pond Rd, BN43 5WU. WEBSITE
  • ACOUSTIC SINGAROUND: Coopers Arms, Crowborough, TN6 1SN

Sunday 2nd April

  • HORSHAM FOLK CLUB: The Normandy Centre, Denne Rd, Horsham, RH12 1JF, 8pm: Song and dance WEBSITE
  • M.C. LAURIE: ACOUSTIC SINGAROUND: Junction Inn, Groombridge, TN3 9RB

Monday 3rd April

  • BRIGHTON ACOUSTIC SESSION: Lord Nelson Inn, 36 Trafalgar St, Brighton, BN1 4ED: Emily Mae Winters; Terry Masterson. WEBSITE
  • CROYDON FOLK CLUB: Ruskin House, 23 Coombe Rd, CR0 1BD, 8 pm: Singers and musicians night. WEBSITE

Tuesday 4th April

  • CELLARFOLK SONG CLUB: Round Georges, Sutherland Rd, Kemp Town, Brighton, Tel 01273 509552.
  • SIX BELLS FOLK & BLUES CLUB: Six Bells Pub, Chiddingley, BN8 6HE: Singers night hosted by Clive Woodman. WEBSITE
  • LEWES FOLK CLUB - ENGLISH TUNES SESSION: John Harvey Tavern.

Wednesday 5th April

  • BRIGHTON SINGERS CLUB - Brighton Tavern, Gloucester Road, BN1 4AP, Brighton. Details 01273 590850
  • RUDE MECHANICALS - THE RED LION, Shoreham Details: 01273 452957 or 461950 WEBSITE
  • LAMB FOLK CLUB, EASTBOURNE: Upstairs at Lamb Inn, High Street, Old Town, 7.30 for 8 pm. Pete Atkin. WEBSITE

Thursday 6th April

  • SEAFORD FOLK SONGS AND TUNES CIRCLE: British Legion, Seaford, BN25 2BJ, 8 pm WEBSITE
  • GOLDEN SLIPPER CLUB, The Ferry, Shoreham.s

Friday 7th April

Saturday 8th April

  • LEWES SATURDAY FOLK CLUB: Elephant & Castle, White Hill, Lewes BN7 : Iona Fyfe, Scottish traditional singer with piano WEBSITE

Sunday 9th April

  • HORSHAM FOLK CLUB: The Normandy Centre, Denne Rd, Horsham, RH12 1JF, 8pm: Open Floor and Desert Island Folk with Dave Algar WEBSITE
  • FOLK AT THE OLD OAK, ARLINGTON: 6.30 pm, see Jimbo Tipler Facebook page
  • M.C. MICKY: ACOUSTIC SINGAROUND: Kentish Horse, Mark Beech, TN3 5NT

Monday 10th April

  • CROYDON FOLK CLUB: Ruskin House, 23 Coombe Rd, CR0 1BD, 8 pm: Sue Graves & friends. WEBSITE
  • BRIGHTON ACOUSTIC SINGALONG: Snug Bar, Mitre tavern, 13 Baker St, BN1 4JN, 9 pm onwards
  • WHITE HORSE FOLK CLUB: The Woolpack Inn, Hailsham Rd, Herstmonceux, BN27 4LJ: club night. WEBSITE
  • JOHN & DI CULLEN ACOUSTIC SINGAROUND: Boar's Head, Crowborough, TN6 3GR

Tuesday 11th April

  • CELLARFOLK SONG CLUB - ROUND GEORGES, Sutherland Road, Kemp Town, Brighton. Details 01273 509552
  • FOLK AND ACOUSTIC AT THE STAR, ALFRISTON: 8 p.m., guests John & Di Cullen. Email to book floor spot. - andy.redfern@btinternet.com

Wednesday 12th April

  • BRIGHTON SINGERS CLUB - Brighton Tavern, Gloucester Road, BN1 4AP, Brighton. Details 01273 590850
  • RUDE MECHANICALS - THE RED LION, Shoreham Details: 01273 452957 or 461950 WEBSITE

Thursday 13th April

  • CHICHESTER PICKERS: Chichester Inn, 38 West St Chichester PO19 1RP, 8 p.m. (See Facebook Page for details)

Friday 14th April

Saturday 15th April

  • LEWES SATURDAY FOLK CLUB: Elephant & Castle, White Hill, Lewes BN7 : Come-all-ye, with Easter biscuits WEBSITE

Sunday 16th April

  • HORSHAM FOLK CLUB: The Normandy Centre, Denne Rd, Horsham, RH12 1JF, 8pm: Open Floor and spotlight on Hollie Rogers and Tom Holder WEBSITE
  • M.C. BILL: ACOUSTIC SINGAROUND: Old House, Dormansland, RH7 6QP

Monday 17th April

  • CROYDON FOLK CLUB: CLOSED FOR EASTER. WEBSITE
  • BRIGHTON ACOUSTIC SINGALONG: Snug Bar, Mitre tavern, 13 Baker St, BN1 4JN, 9 pm onwards
  • BRIDGE SESSION, The Bridge, High St, Shoreham, BN43 5DE: songs and tunes.s

Tuesday 18th April

  • CELLARFOLK SONG CLUB - ROUND GEORGES, Sutherland Road, Kemp Town, Brighton. Details 01273 509552
  • SIX BELLS FOLK & BLUES CLUB: Six Bells Pub, Chiddingley, BN8 6HE: Singers night hosted by Simon Watt. WEBSITE
  • IAN CAMPBELL'S TOAD ROCK RETREAT: ACOUSTIC SINGAROUND: 1 Upper St, Rusthall, TN4 8NX

Wednesday 19th April

  • BRIGHTON SINGERS CLUB - Brighton Tavern, Gloucester Road, BN1 4AP, Brighton. Details 01273 590850
  • RUDE MECHANICALS - THE RED LION, Shoreham Details: 01273 452957 or 461950 WEBSITE
  • LAMB FOLK CLUB, EASTBOURNE: Upstairs at Lamb Inn, High Street, Old Town, 7.30 for 8 pm. Open stage. WEBSITE
  • FOLK BY THE FIRESIDE: The Woolpack, Burgess Hill. WEBSITE

Thursday 20th April

Friday 21st April

  • MARTYN WYNDHAM-READ CONCERT: Lingfield. Tickets from davew@albert-ross.co.uk

Saturday 22nd April

  • LEWES SATURDAY FOLK CLUB: Dorset Arms, 22 Malling St, Lewes, BN7 2RD: Louise Jordan: 'No petticoats here', stories of remarkable women of WW1 told through songs and histories WEBSITE

Sunday 23rd April

  • HORSHAM FOLK CLUB: The Normandy Centre, Denne Rd, Horsham, RH12 1JF, 8pm: Kadia, an acoustic trio from Bournemouth WEBSITE
  • M.C. BERNARD: ACOUSTIC SINGAROUND, A&B SPORTS PAVILION, Ashurst, TN3 9TJ

Monday 24th April

  • CROYDON FOLK CLUB: Ruskin House, 23 Coombe Rd, CR0 1BD, 8 pm: Steve Ashley. WEBSITE
  • BRIGHTON ACOUSTIC SINGALONG: Snug Bar, Mitre tavern, 13 Baker St, BN1 4JN, 9 pm onwards
  • WHITE HORSE FOLK CLUB: The Woolpack Inn, Hailsham Rd, Herstmonceux, BN27 4LJ: club night. WEBSITE
  • JOHN & DI CULLEN ACOUSTIC SINGAROUND: LHS Eridge Rd, Crowborough, TN6 3GR

Tuesday 25th April

  • CELLARFOLK SONG CLUB - ROUND GEORGES, Sutherland Road, Kemp Town, Brighton. Details 01273 509552
  • UCKFIELD ACOUSTIC MUSIC CLUB: Alma Arms, Framfield Rd, 8-11 pm. Tel 01825 765779 or 07964 147805 or 07892 658439
  • ACOUSTIC FOLK CLUB, EASTBOURNE: Crown & Anchor, Marine Parade, 8 pm. WEBSITE

Wednesday 26th April

  • BRIGHTON SINGERS CLUB - Brighton Tavern, Gloucester Road, BN1 4AP, Brighton. Details 01273 590850
  • RUDE MECHANICALS - THE RED LION, Shoreham Details: 01273 452957 or 461950 WEBSITE

Thursday 27th April

  • CHICHESTER PICKERS: Chichester Inn, 38 West St Chichester PO19 1RP, 8 p.m. (See Facebook Page for details)

Friday 28th April

  • HASTINGS JACK IN THE GREEN FESTIVAL WEBSITE

Saturday 29th April

  • LEWES SATURDAY FOLK CLUB: Elephant & Castle, White Hill, Lewes BN7: Welcome In the May. Bring songs and tunes for May. Home made Maids-of-Honour will be served. WEBSITE
  • HASTINGS JACK IN THE GREEN FESTIVAL WEBSITE

Sunday 30th April

  • HORSHAM FOLK CLUB: The Normandy Centre, Denne Rd, Horsham, RH12 1JF, 8pm: Victoria Vox with Jack Maher WEBSITE
  • HASTINGS JACK IN THE GREEN FESTIVAL WEBSITE

Monday 1st May

  • CROYDON FOLK CLUB: Ruskin House, 23 Coombe Rd, CR0 1BD, 8 pm: Singers and musicians night. WEBSITE
  • BRIGHTON ACOUSTIC SESSION: Lord Nelson Inn, 36 Trafalgar St, Brighton, BN1 4ED: Kirsty Merryn; Mike Reinstein. WEBSITE

Tuesday 2nd May

  • CELLARFOLK SONG CLUB - ROUND GEORGES, Sutherland Road, Kemp Town, Brighton. Details 01273 509552
  • SIX BELLS FOLK & BLUES CLUB: Six Bells Pub, Chiddingley, BN8 6HE: Country Music theme night hosted by John Oddie. WEBSITE
  • HASTINGS FOLK FESTIVAL: gigs and sessions. WEBSITE

Wednesday 3rd May

  • BRIGHTON SINGERS CLUB - Brighton Tavern, Gloucester Road, BN1 4AP, Brighton. Details 01273 590850
  • RUDE MECHANICALS - THE RED LION, Shoreham Details: 01273 452957 or 461950 WEBSITE
  • LAMB FOLK CLUB, EASTBOURNE: Upstairs at Lamb Inn, High Street, Old Town, 7.30 for 8 pm. French Music night with BOF! WEBSITE
  • HASTINGS FOLK FESTIVAL: gigs and sessions. WEBSITE

Thursday 4th May

  • SEAFORD FOLK SONGS AND TUNES CIRCLE: British Legion, Seaford, BN25 2BJ, 8 pm WEBSITE
  • HASTINGS FOLK FESTIVAL: gigs, singaround, shanty singing, film. WEBSITE

Friday 5th May

  • HASTINGS FOLK FESTIVAL: gigs, cafŽ tour, film. WEBSITE

Saturday 6th May

  • LEWES SATURDAY FOLK CLUB: Elephant & Castle, White Hill, Lewes BN7: Rosie Hodgson & Rowan Piggott. WEBSITE
  • HASTINGS FOLK FESTIVAL: concert with Fairport Convention, gigs, film. WEBSITE

Sunday 7th May

  • HORSHAM FOLK CLUB: The Normandy Centre, Denne Rd, Horsham, RH12 1JF, 8pm: Song and dance WEBSITE
  • HASTINGS FOLK FESTIVAL: Crowning of Hastings May Queen & garland competition, gigs, cafŽ tour, film. WEBSITE

Monday 8th May

  • CROYDON FOLK CLUB: Ruskin House, 23 Coombe Rd, CR0 1BD, 8 pm: M‡ire N’ Chathasaigh & Chris Newman. WEBSITE
  • BRIGHTON ACOUSTIC SINGALONG: Snug Bar, Mitre tavern, 13 Baker St, BN1 4JN, 9 pm onwards
  • WHITE HORSE FOLK CLUB: The Woolpack Inn, Hailsham Rd, Herstmonceux, BN27 4LJ: theme night: songs from films. WEBSITE

Tuesday 9th May

  • CELLARFOLK SONG CLUB - ROUND GEORGES, Sutherland Road, Kemp Town, Brighton. Details 01273 509552
  • FOLK AND ACOUSTIC AT THE STAR, ALFRISTON: 8 p.m., guests John & Di Cullen. Email to book floor spot. - andy.redfern@btinternet.com

Wednesday 10th May

  • BRIGHTON SINGERS CLUB - Brighton Tavern, Gloucester Road, BN1 4AP, Brighton. Details 01273 590850
  • RUDE MECHANICALS - THE RED LION, Shoreham Details: 01273 452957 or 461950 WEBSITE

Thursday 11th May

  • CHICHESTER PICKERS: Chichester Inn, 38 West St Chichester PO19 1RP, 8 p.m. (See Facebook Page for details)

Friday 12th May

Saturday 13th May

  • LEWES SATURDAY FOLK CLUB: Elephant & Castle, White Hill, Lewes BN7. WEBSITE

Sunday 14th May

  • HORSHAM FOLK CLUB: The Normandy Centre, Denne Rd, Horsham, RH12 1JF, 8pm: Open Floor and spotlight on Jerry and Thea WEBSITE
  • FOLK AT THE OLD OAK, ARLINGTON: 6.30 pm, see Jimbo Tipler Facebook page

Monday 15th May

  • CROYDON FOLK CLUB: Ruskin House, 23 Coombe Rd, CR0 1BD, 8 pm: Singers and musicians night. WEBSITE
  • BRIGHTON ACOUSTIC SINGALONG: Snug Bar, Mitre tavern, 13 Baker St, BN1 4JN, 9 pm onwards
  • BRIDGE SESSION, The Bridge, High St, Shoreham, BN43 5DE: songs and tunes.s

Tuesday 16th May

  • CELLARFOLK SONG CLUB - ROUND GEORGES, Sutherland Road, Kemp Town, Brighton. Details 01273 509552
  • SIX BELLS FOLK & BLUES CLUB: Six Bells Pub, Chiddingley, BN8 6HE: Singers night hosted by Mike Aldridge. WEBSITE

Wednesday 17th May

  • BRIGHTON SINGERS CLUB - Brighton Tavern, Gloucester Road, BN1 4AP, Brighton. Details 01273 590850
  • RUDE MECHANICALS - THE RED LION, Shoreham Details: 01273 452957 or 461950 WEBSITE
  • LAMB FOLK CLUB, EASTBOURNE: Upstairs at Lamb Inn, High Street, Old Town, 7.30 for 8 pm. Sunjay. WEBSITE
  • FOLK BY THE FIRESIDE: The Woolpack, Burgess Hill. WEBSITE
  • Thursday 18th May

    Friday 19th May

    Saturday 20th May

    • LEWES SATURDAY FOLK CLUB: Elephant & Castle, White Hill, Lewes BN7. WEBSITE

    Sunday 21st May

    • HORSHAM FOLK CLUB: The Normandy Centre, Denne Rd, Horsham, RH12 1JF, 8pm: Open Floor WEBSITE

    Monday 22nd May

    • CROYDON FOLK CLUB: Ruskin House, 23 Coombe Rd, CR0 1BD, 8 pm: Steve Turner. WEBSITE
    • BRIGHTON ACOUSTIC SINGALONG: Snug Bar, Mitre tavern, 13 Baker St, BN1 4JN, 9 pm onwards
    • WHITE HORSE FOLK CLUB: The Woolpack Inn, Hailsham Rd, Herstmonceux, BN27 4LJ: club night for floor singers. WEBSITE

    Tuesday 23rd May

    • CELLARFOLK SONG CLUB - ROUND GEORGES, Sutherland Road, Kemp Town, Brighton. Details 01273 509552

    Wednesday 24th May

    • BRIGHTON SINGERS CLUB - Brighton Tavern, Gloucester Road, BN1 4AP, Brighton. Details 01273 590850
    • RUDE MECHANICALS - THE RED LION, Shoreham Details: 01273 452957 or 461950 WEBSITE

    Thursday 25th May

    • CHICHESTER PICKERS: Chichester Inn, 38 West St Chichester PO19 1RP, 8 p.m. (See Facebook Page for details)

    Friday 26th May

    Saturday 27th May

    • LEWES SATURDAY FOLK CLUB: Elephant & Castle, White Hill, Lewes BN7. WEBSITE

    Sunday 28th May

    • HORSHAM FOLK CLUB: The Normandy Centre, Denne Rd, Horsham, RH12 1JF, 8pm: Jimmy Aldridge and Sid Goldsmith WEBSITE

    Monday 29th May

    • CROYDON FOLK CLUB: CLOSED FOR WHITSUN. WEBSITE
    • BRIGHTON ACOUSTIC SINGALONG: Snug Bar, Mitre tavern, 13 Baker St, BN1 4JN, 9 pm onwards

    Tuesday 30th May

    • CELLARFOLK SONG CLUB - ROUND GEORGES, Sutherland Road, Kemp Town, Brighton. Details 01273 509552
    • UCKFIELD ACOUSTIC MUSIC CLUB: Alma Arms, Framfield Rd, 8-11 pm. Tel 01825 765779 or 07964 147805 or 07892 658439
    • ACOUSTIC FOLK CLUB, EASTBOURNE: Crown & Anchor, Marine Parade, 8 pm. WEBSITE
    • SIX BELLS FOLK & BLUES CLUB: Six Bells Pub, Chiddingley, BN8 6HE: Singers night hosted by Mike Aldridge. WEBSITE

    Wednesday 31st May

    • BRIGHTON SINGERS CLUB - Brighton Tavern, Gloucester Road, BN1 4AP, Brighton. Details 01273 590850
    • RUDE MECHANICALS - THE RED LION, Shoreham Details: 01273 452957 or 461950 WEBSITE
     
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