23rd January ~ Chris Elliot & Caitlin Jones

Described by Bright Young Folk as “experienced storytellers” who bring “timeless quality” to their music, Chris Elliott and Caitlin Jones have been playing music together since they met in 2014. They have recently released their debut album, “Carry Me Home.” Both proudly from Staffordshire, they bring a mix of traditional and self-penned ballads about place,…

27th February ~ Jim Causley

More than simply a folk-singer, multi award winning singer-songwriter, musician and proud Devonian Jim Causley is an all-round entertainer and during the past decade Causley has been nominated no less than six times for a BBC Radio 2 Folk Award, last year he was nominated as “Singer of the Year” at the 2017 BBC Radio…

26th March ~ John Kirkpatrick

John is one of the most prolific figures on the English folk scene, performing solo, in duos, acoustic groups and electric bands, and has established an enviable reputation as an instrumental virtuoso (melodeon, Anglo concertina and button accordion), as well as a leading interpreter of English folk music. He has been a member of the…

23rd April 2020 ~ Granny’s Attic

Granny’s Attic – Cohen Braithwaite-Kilcoyne (Melodeon, Concertina, Vocals), George Sansome (Guitar, Vocals) and Lewis Wood (Fiddle, Mandolin, Vocals) – are a folk trio who play the tradition with verve, energy and their own inimitable style. These three young men are all exceptional musicians and fine singers and play English traditional and original music. Formed in…

25th June ~ Claire Hastings & Jenn Butterworth

Claire Hastings is a Scottish folksinger, songwriter and ukulele player based in Glasgow. In 2015 she earned the prestigious title of BBC Radio Scotland’s Young Traditional Musician of the Year, and has since delighted audiences at home and abroad with her ‘natural, effortless Scots voice.’ (FRUK) An honours graduate of the Scottish Music degree at…