FOLK MUSIC RELATED GIGS in South Wales September - October 2014

Check with the venue before you go. Things change.

               

2014  

Thu Aug 28th £2 Lyceum Folk Club, Lyceum Tavern, Newport Spotlight on Hamish Currie

Sun Aug 31st 3 – 5pm free Bryngarw Country Park, Bridgend Glasnant 

SEPTEMBER

Tue Sep 2nd The Brunswick, Swansea The Galoots

Thu Sep 4th Cuffern Manor, Roch, Haverfordwest Bram Taylor

Fri 5th - Sun 7th Sep GOWER BLUEGRASS FESTIVAL Gower Heritage Centre,Parkmill Swansea 10th Anniversary - Friday Evening Whitefern Mountain String Band, Jaywalkers and The Grass Snakes Sat Afternoon -Workshops in Banjo, Dobro, Fiddle, Guitar and Mandolin Concert - A & E Old Time String Band, The Thrifts, Maria Wallace, Nantucket Sleighride, Shoostring Evening Concert Hatful of Rain, Blossom Hill, Chris Moreton. Jaywalkers, Brandywine Cloggers Sunday 10:30 a.m. Bluegrass Gospel Session Mount. Pisgah Chapel, Parkmill. Sunday Afternoon Concert - Garth Mountain Boys, Blossom Hill. A & E String Band, Whitefern

Sat Sep 6th 7.30pm free Leominster Priory “Back to the Garden” with The Village Quire and Phil Smith Tickets 01568 616460 part of Rifles & Spades: Children of the Stream and the Field - Leominster's War 1914 - 1918.

Tue Sep 9th £10 inc meal The Ship Inn, Solva Dana & Susan Robinson and Quarto 01437 721528

Wed Sep 10th Llantrisant Folk Club, Pontyclun Institute Athletic Club, Castan Rd. Pontyclun CF72 9EH Dana & Susan Robinson

Thu Sep 11th Newport Folk Club, Fugitives Athletic Club, Rogerstone Colum Sands 01633 897923

Thu Sep 11th Druidston Hotel, nr Broad Haven, Haverforwest Sheesham & Lotus & Son 01437 781221

Thu Sep 11th The Open Hearth, Sebastopol Tom Crow and Nick Smith http://ohacoustic.wordpress.com/directions/

Sat Sep 13th Acapela Studio, Pentyrch Kizzy Crawford

Tue Sep 16th The Brunswick, Swansea Mardi Jug Band

Tue Sep 16th Milgi's Yurt, City Road, Cardiff Storytelling+musicdians Marion Leeper + Olion Byw

Thu Sep 18th Lyceum Folk Club, Lyceum Tavern, Newport Will Kaufman's - Woodie Guthrie: Hard Times and Hard Travellin'

Fri Sep 19th Valley Folk Club, Ivy Bush Hotel, Pontardawe Will Kaufmann's - Woodie Guthrie: Hard Times and Hard Travellin'

Fri Sep 19th £7.50 Llanbedr Village Hall, nr Crickhowell NP8 1SR Precious Bane WITH The Village Quire & Phil Smith 01873 812017 / 811158

Fri Sep 19th Gigs Y Gwach, Pontardawe Inn, Pontardawe Meic Stevens

Sat Sep 20th Pontsian Memorial Hall, Llandysul Gower Allstars Twmpath

Sat Sep 20th 7.30pm Neath Little Theatre Rod Clements (Lindisfarne)

Sat Sep 20th Boomswinger Bluegrass Club, MacIntosh Institute, Keppoch St., Roath, Cardiff CF24 3JW The Grass Snakes

Sat Sep 20th Acapela Studio, Pentyrch Mynediad Am Ddim

Sun Sep 21st The Halfpenny Folk Club. Greyhound Inn, Oldwalls, Gower Tom McConville

Sun Sep 21st Forest Folk Club, Miners Arms, Whitecroft, Lydney Mick Ryan & Paul Downes

Tue Sep 23rd monthly The Angel, Llandeilo Welsh Tune Club with Helen Adam helenadamfiddle@gmail.com

Tue Sep 23rd St David’s Hall, Cardiff Martin Simpson, Andy Cutting & Nancy Kerr

Wed Sep 24th Llantrisant Folk Club, Pontyclun Institute Athletic Club, Castan Rd. Pontyclun CF72 9EH BarlowCree

Thu Sep 25th The Angel, Llandeilo The Sarah Smith Quartet featuring Andy MacKenzie info@llandeiloacoustic.com

Fri Sep 26th Acapela Studio, Pentyrch Rusty Shackle

Fri Sep 26th Acoustic Meeting Ground, Pontardawe Arts Centre Rag Foundation

Sep 26, 27 & 28th £39.50 Cardiff Motorpoint Arena 20h anniversary tour Riverdance 02920 224488

Tue Sep 30th The Brunswick, Swansea The Philanderers

OCTOBER

Wed Oct 1st Oxfam Book Shop, High St. Swansea Valley Folk Club in Oxfam Open Night

Thu Oct 2nd Lyceum Folk Club, Lyceum Tavern, Newport The Chartists

Fri Oct 3rd The Welfare, Ystradgynlais SANS (Andrew Cronshaw, Ian, Blake, Sanna Kurki-Suonio, Tigran Aleksanyan)

Fri Oct 3rd Pontardawe Arts Centre Cigdem Aslan (Rebetiko, songs of Greece & Turkey)

Sat Oct 4th 7.30pm £12 Caerphilly Workmens Hall The Lucy Ward Band

Sat Oct 4th Pontardawe Arts Centre Nik Kershaw

Sun Oct 5th Forest Folk Club, Miners Arms, Whitecroft, Lydney Steve Ashley

Wed Oct 8th Llantrisant Folk Club, Pontyclun Institute Athletic Club, Castan Rd. Pontyclun CF72 9EH Ben Sands

Thu Oct 9th The Garage, Swansea Nic Jones & Joe Jones plus Bear Bones Check website http://www.whitez.co.uk/#events-1 £15adv £18otd 7.30pm

Thu Oct 9th Uplands Tavern, Swansea The Philanderers

Thu Oct 9th Acapela Studio, Pentyrch The Siren Sisters vintage close harmony with a swing

Thu Oct 9th Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff Tir Na Nog + Smudges + FUR

Sat Oct 11th RUFF Ceilidh, Sports & Social Club, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff Brand F with Paul Weir

Sat Oct 11th Llanhennock Village Hall http://www.monmouthshire-halls.org.uk/show/monmouthshire-village-hall-115  Richard Digance

Sun Oct 12th The Halfpenny Folk Club. Greyhound Inn, Oldwalls, Gower Phil Beer

Mon Oct 13th The Riverfront, Newport Joan Armatrading

Tue Oct 14th Swansea Grand Theatre Joan Armatrading

Tue Oct 14th St David’s Hall, Cardiff Lunasa

Wed Oct 15th Llantrisant Folk Club, Pontyclun Institute Athletic Club, Castan Rd. Pontyclun CF72 9EH Finest Kind

Thu Oct 16th Princess Roayal Theatre, Port Talbot Albert Lee & Hogan’s Heroes

Fri Oct 17th Valley Folk Club, Ivy Bush Hotel, Pontardawe Doug Eunson & Sarah Matthews

Sat Oct 18th £10 10.30-4.30 Gorseinon Institute, Lime St., Gorseinon, Swansea SA4 4EE Folk & Bluegrass Harmony Workshops www.gowerbluegrass.co.uk CHANGE OF VENUE

Sat Oct 18th National Waterfront Museum, Swansea Local History …Live event with some music.

Thu Nov 20th The Borough Theatre, Abergavenny Frigg

Tue Oct 21st Milgi's Yurt, City Road, Cardiff Storytelling+musicdians Francis Maxey (with Chris Allan) + Cath Little

Wed Oct 22nd free Llantrisant Folk Club, Pontyclun Institute Athletic Club, Castan Rd. Pontyclun CF72 9EH Evening for Pontyclun Community Arts Council and showcase Beverley Smith & John Grimm

Thu Oct 23rd Lyceum Folk Club, Lyceum Tavern, Newport The Roaring Trowmen

Oct 23rd Newport Folk Club, Fugitives Athletic Club, Rogerstone John Connolly 01633 897923

Thu Oct 23rd Parc & Dare Theatre, Treorchy The Shee

Thu Oct 23rd £3 7.30pm Clwb Cyfansoddiadol Castell-nedd, 11, Stryd y Berllan, Castell-nedd, SA11 1DT Kizzy Crawford + mwy (01792 864949 Menter Iaith Castell-nedd)

Fri Oct 24th Pontardawe Arts Centre De Temps Antan (Éric Beaudry, André Brunet and Pierre-Luc Dupuis from La Bottine Souriante)

Sat Oct 25th Llanhennock Village Hall http://www.monmouthshire-halls.org.uk/show/monmouthshire-village-hall-115 John James

Sat Oct 25th Pontardawe Arts Centre Steve Harley

Tue Oct 28th The Brunswick, Swansea The Philanderers

Wed Oct 29th Llantrisant Folk Club, Pontyclun Institute Athletic Club, Castan Rd. Pontyclun CF72 9EH The Garth Mountain Boys Showcase

Thu Oct 30th Burnett’s Hill Chapel, Martletwy The London Klezmer Quartet

Thu Oct 30th The Chattery, Uplands, Swansea Jason Titley Collective

Fri Oct 31st Acoustic Meeting Ground, Pontardawe Arts Centre The Brian Breeze Band (old fashioned blues and classic R&B)

Fri Oct 31st Cuffern Manor, Roch, Haverfordwest James Keelaghan & Hugh McMillan

Fri Oct 31st Pembrokeshire Intimate Gig Druidstone Hotel, Nr Broadhaven, Haverfordwest The Jason Titley Collective

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