FOLK MUSIC RELATED GIGS in South Wales October - December 2014

Check with the venue before you go. Things change.

               

2014  

OCTOBER

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

Fri Oct 17th Stackpole Walled Garden Beverley Smith & John Grimm (fiddle & banjo - USA)

Fri Oct 17th 7.30pm Nantyffin Hotel, Llandissilio, Pembs Lowri Evans

Fri Oct 17th Rhys Pritchard Hall, Llandovery Ffansi Neb Welsh Folk Dancing 01550 750 232

Fri 17th – Sun 19th Oct Pentreffest Autunm Festival Rudry Parish Hall, Caerphilly http://www.pentreffest.org.uk/joomla/

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.

Sat Oct 18th 7pm £5 The Millennium Hall, Cellan, Carmarthenshire Pibau Planed with Anne-Marie Summers & Lynne Denman

Sat Oct 18th 7.30pm Leominster Priory HR6 8EQ “Precious Bane” with The Village Quire & Phil Smith 01568 615186

Sat Oct 18th 7pm Free Ysgol Dewi Sant – Hall, St Davids, Pembs Twmpath with Cerdd Cegin

Sat Oct 18th 7pm £9 / 7 Myddfai Community Centre, Myddfai, nr Llandovery The Meadows in concert. (Celtic classical crossover) Fundraiser for Wales Air Ambulance. Includes light refreshments. 01550 720449

Thu Nov 20th The Borough Theatre, Abergavenny Frigg

Sun Oct 19th 10 - 4 Chapter Arts Centre, Cardiff Celebrating Subversion Singing Workshop Frankie armstrong & Sarah Harman sarahharmany@btinternet.com

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 8pm £15 O’Neil’s,St Marys St,Cardiff Frankie Gavin & De Danann

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)

Fri Oct 24th 7.30pm £4 Cabo Roche, Bridgend Acoustic Showcase

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

Sat Oct 25th 8pm The Chattery, Uplands, Swansea ‘Do Not Go Gentle’ Festival Richsrd James & Gareth Bonello

Sat Oct 25th 6.45pm Pontardawe Leisure Centre - Charity bash for Golau Cancer Foundation with The Two Tones, The Raspberry Jam & Light & Shade 07845205565 Tickets in advance

Sat Oct 25th 7.30pm £6 4 Abercych Village Hall, Pembs SA37 0HD Dance with Gower Allstars plus guest singer Julie Murphy

Sat Oct 25th 9pm Victoria Inn, Mumbles, Swansea Bear Bones

Sat Oct 25th The Southgate Club, Pennard Doghouse

Sun Oct 26th The Garage, Swansea ‘Do Not Go Gentle’ Festival Meic Stevens (8pm) Rag Foundation (9pm) Captain Cat & The Sailors (10pm)Sat Oct 25th Pontardawe Arts Centre Steve Harley

Mon Oct 27th 10.30am Swansea Grand Theatre Tracey Curtis will perform “On A Wedding Anniversary” (Dylan Thomas) for which she has written the music. (Part of Dylan Thomas Festival)’

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 Lyceum Folk Club, Lyceum Tavern, Newport Huw Williams

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

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

Thu Oct 30th YMCA, Kingsway, Swansea “Not The End” (part of ‘The Elephant in the Room’ An evening of acoustic music, song and storytelling with Jade Buck, Dizzy & Ralph Cree & Jim Fox
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Fri Oct 31st 7.30pm £7 Mathry Village Hall, Pembrokeshire SA62 5HB Halloween Dance with Gower Allstars Harp interlude by Jess Ward 01348 831 800 Includes supper & soft drinks. Fancy dress optional – prize for best

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  

NOVEMBER

Sat Nov 1st 7.30pm The Parish Hall, Hay on Wye Gower Allstars

Sat Nov 1st £6 / 5 / 3 Garnswllt Community Hall “Hiraeth” Theatre, live music, Welsh Cakes and a Twmpath after the show. Details from Jane 07749 835542

Sat Nov 1st Theatr Hafren, Newtown Celtic Guitar Journeys (Soig Siberil, Ian Melrose & Dylan Fowler)

Sat Nov 1st Knighton Community Centre, Powys Jamie Smith’s Mabon

Mon Nov 3rd St David’s Hall, Cardiff Celtic Guitar Journeys (Soig Siberil, Ian Melrose & Dylan Fowler)

Tue Nov 4th Redwick Village Hall, nr Magor, Newport Calan 01633 880855

Wed Nov 5th £8 for all Llantrisant Folk Club, Pontyclun Institute Athletic Club, Castan Rd. Pontyclun CF72

9EH Calan

Wed Nov 5th Folk in The Owl’s Nest, Gwdihw Café Bar Cardiff Evanjack, June in the Fields and Redvers  Bailey

Thu Nov 6th Ffwrnes, Park St. Llanelli Celtic Guitar Journeys (Soig Siberil, Ian Melrose & Dylan Fowler)

Thu Nov 6th The Angel Hotel, Llandeilo Calan info@llandeiloacoustic.com

Fri Nov 7th 9pm Café Chameleon, Ystradgynlais Noson Acwstig / Acoustic Night (In aid of C.A.T.C.H.)

Fri Nov 7thTy Tawe, Christina Street, Swansea Calan

 

Fri Nov 7th Pontardawe Arts Centre Sandi Thom

Fri Nov 7th Theatr Mwldan, Cardigan Celtic Guitar Journeys (Soig Siberil, Ian Melrose & Dylan Fowler)

Sat Nov 8th Blackwood Miners’ Institute Celtic Guitar Journeys (Soig Siberil, Ian Melrose & Dylan Fowler)

Sun Nov 9th 3pm – 4pm Glasbury Village Hall, HR3 5LU. “Back To The Garden” with The Village Quire & Phil Smith commemorating the 100th anniversary of the outbreak of WW1 Booking essential 01497 847676 Guitar Journeys (Soig Siberil, Ian Melrose & Dylan Fowler Tue Nov 11th The Brunswick, Swansea The Mardi Jug Band

Sun Nov 9th Borough Theatre, Abergavenny Celtic Guitar Journeys (Soig Siberil, Ian Melrose & Dylan Fowler )

Tue Nov 11th St David’s Hall, Cardiff Hot Club of Cowtown

Wed Nov 12th Llantrisant Folk Club, Pontyclun Institute Athletic Club, Castan Rd. Pontyclun CF72 9EH Jim Mageean & Graeme Knights

Wed Nov 12th Wyeside Arts Centre, Builth Wells Celtic Guitar Journeys (Soig Siberil, Ian Melrose & Dylan Fowler)

Thu Nov 13th Lyceum Folk Club, Lyceum Tavern, Newport Jim Mageean & Graham Knights

Fri Nov 14th The Welfare, Ystradgynlais Celtic Guitar Journeys (Soig Siberil, Ian Melrose & Dylan Fowler)

Fri Nov 14th ParK & Dare Theatre, Treorchy Tim Chaisson & Kizzy Crawford

Fri Nov 14th Little Haven Village Hall, Haverforwest SA62 3UN Bruce Molsky

Fri 14th - Sun 16th Nov TENBY BLUES FESTIVAL The Mardi Jug Band on Sunday

Fri 14th - Sun 16th Nov CUFFERN MANOR FIDDLE WEEKEND with Mairi Campbell & Angharad Jenkins Places for 16 only. 8 per class. enquiries@cuffernmanor.co.uk

Sat Nov 15th 10.30-4.30 Gorseinon Institute, Lime St., Gorseinon, Swansea SA4 4EE Fiddle, mandolin, guitar, banjo Workshops www.gowerbluegrass.co.uk Led by The Jaywalkers. & Chris Moreton

Sat Nov 15th The Chattery, Uplands, Swansea The Jaywalkers & Chris Moreton

Sat Nov 15th RUFF Ceilidh, Sports & Social Club, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff Steamchicken and Lisa Heywood

Sun Nov 16th The Halfpenny Folk Club. Greyhound Inn, Oldwalls, Gower Jim Mageean & Graeme Knights

Sun Nov 16th Forest Folk Club, Miners Arms, Whitecroft, Lydney Johnny Coppin

Tue Nov 18th Milgi's Yurt, City Road, Cardiff Storytelling+musicdians Shonaleigh + Simon Heywood

Thu Nov 20th Pontardawe Arts Centre Winter Mountain (Cornwall/Donegal duo)

Thu Nov 20th Newport Folk Club, Fugitives Athletic Club, Rogerstone Katriona Gilmore & Jamie Roberts

Thu Nov 20th St David’s Hall, Cardiff Show of Hands & Miranda Sykes

Fri Nov 21st Valley Folk Club, Ivy Bush Hotel, Pontardawe Chris Moreton

Fri Nov 21st The Garage, Uplands, Swansea Shooglenifty plus Rag Foundation 8pm

Fri Nov 21st Pontardawe Arts Centre Pascuala Ilabaca & Fauna (Chilean jazz, pop & rock)

Fri Nov 21st Llanwrda Hall, nr Llandovery SA19 8HD Celtic Sound Twmpath 01550 750 232

Sat Nov 22nd The Chattery, Uplands, Swansea Kirsty McGee

Sat Nov 22nd Rhosygilwen Mansion, Pembs Emily Portman Trio

Sat Nov 22nd Llanhennock Village Hall http://www.monmouthshire-halls.org.uk/show/monmouthshire-village-hall-115  Fake Thackray

Tue Nov 25th St Davids Hall, Cardiff Bellowhead

Wed Nov 26th St David's Hall, Cardiff Bellowhead

Wed Nov 26th Llantrisant Folk Club, Pontyclun Institute Athletic Club, Castan Rd. Pontyclun CF72 9EH Tom Lewis

Thu Nov 27th The Angel Hotel, Llandeilo The Tim Edey Collective info@llandeiloacoustic.com

Thu Nov 27th The Brunswick, Swansea The Philanderers 

Fri Nov 28th Acoustic Meeting Ground, Pontardawe Arts Centre Bear Bones & Friends (Old Strafford (Phil Andrews, Davey Jones, Rob Strafford) Aneirin Jones (fiddle) Phil Burkin (from Kent) Jeremy Young (Afternoon in Paris) and many more!)

Fri Nov 28th Parc & Dare Theatre, Treorchy Joan Armatrading

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