FOLK MUSIC RELATED GIGS in South Wales Mar - Apr 2015

Check with the venue before you go. Things change.



Thu Mar 26th 8pm Wyeside Arts Centre, Builth Wells Budapest Café Orchestra 01982 552555

Thur Mar 26th SKYE Mozarts, 76b Walter Rd. Uplands, Swansea £4/£3 students Nomadic Ways, Joe Bayliss, Eleri Angharad and Nathan Launchbury-Jones

Fri Mar 27th 8.30pm Llangwm Rugby Club, Haverfordwest The Rumblestrutters

Fri Mar 27th 7.30pm £6 Blackwood Miners’ Institude, Blackwood Up The Creek, Rob Lear Band and Phil Cooper Promotional Gig for Village Pump Folk Festival

Fri Mar 27th 8.30pm The White Horse, Llandeilo Bear Bones

Sat Mar 28th 10.30-4.30 Gorseinon Institute, Lime St., Gorseinon, Swansea SA4 4EE Fiddle, mandolin, guitar, banjo Workshops Led by Blossom Hill

Sat Mar 28th 8pm Mid Wales Rhythm & Blues Club, Wellington Rd. Llandrindod Wells, Powys The Rumblestrutters

Sat Mar 28th Myddfai Village Hall, Kizzy Crawford and Pibau Planed Tickets 01269596749

Sat Mar 28th 7.30pm Church Hall, New Quay, Neuadd yr Eglwys, Llanllwchhaearn, Ceinewydd Julie Murphy & Ceri Rhys Matthews 

Sat Mar 28th The Chattery, Uplands, Swansea Blossom Hill

Sat Mar 28th 5pm The Gate Arts Centre, Kepoch St. Cardiff Shishya2015 India Dance Wales 02920 483344

Sat Mar 28th RUFF Ceilidh, Sports & Social Club, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff Thingumajigs wth Pete Hendy

Sat Mar 28th 8pm £12 Newport Memorial Hall, Newport, Pembs Duende Poetry as songs & classical guitar by.Keith James 01239 820912 / 01239 820773

Sat Mar 28th Pennar Hall, Treowen Road, Pembroke Dock Al Lewis Band plus Jess Ward

Sat Mar 28th 9pm The Vic, Mumbles, Swansea Bear Bones

Sat Mar 28th 8pm Café Chameleon, (Gough Arms) Ystradgynlais Welsh Instrumental Music Session

Sat Mar 28th 7.30pm £12 360, Café, Swansea Bay Website launch for Save Swansea Slip Bridge Sangria, nibbles, quiz night and The Slip Bridge Song premiere. 01792 891557 / 207491

Sun Mar 29th 3.45 for 4pm Cruise on The Copper Jack from The National Waterfront Museum, Swansea £5 Book ahead Book early. Bring voices and instruments and a traditional inclination.

Sun Mar 29th 5pm Old White Hart, Llantwit Major Seafall

Sun Mar 29th Forest Folk Club, Miners Arms, Whitecroft, Lydney The Foxglove Trio 


Wed Apr 1st Llantrisant Folk Club, Pontyclun Institute Athletic Club, Castan Rd. Pontyclun CF72 9EH The Foxglove Trio

Wed Apr 1st Folk in the Owl’s Nest, Gwdihw Café Bar, Cardiff The Leylines, Bity Booker + Toby Hay and more 

Thu Apr 2nd 7.30pm £10 Cuffern Manor, Roch, Haverfordwest Jim Causley & Lukas Drinkwater

Fri Apr 3rd Rhosygilwen, Cilgerren, Pembs SA43 2TW Andy Cutting and Fiddlebox

Sun Apr 5th Uplands Tavern, Swansea Philanderers

Tue Apr 7th 7.30pm £5 South Riverside Development Centre, Brunel St, Cardiff The Quiet Ranters and John & Briege Morgan + regulars Includes tea and cake.

Tue 7th – Sun 12th Apr St David’s Hall, Cardiff Michael Flatley’s “Lord of the Dance”

Wed Apr 8th 8pm £2 Victoria Hall, Lampeter 1st regular acoustic folk night Inc a free Tea / coffee or BYOB

Thu Apr 9th 9.30p Second Thursday Folk Club, The Open Hearth Pub Pontypool The Rumblestrutters

Sat Apr 11th Victoria Inn, Mumbles, Swansea Philanderers

Sun Apr 12th 4pm Arvon Ale House, Llandindod Wells Folk session

Sun Apr 12th The Halfpenny Folk Club. Greyhound Inn, Oldwalls, Gower Gavin Davenport & Tom Kitching

Sun Apr 12th Gwdihw Café Bar, 6 Guildford Crescent, Cardiff Veronica & The Red Wine Seranaders.
07784 931699

Wed Apr 15th Llantrisant Folk Club, Pontyclun Institute Athletic Club, Castan Rd. Pontyclun CF72 9EH Haddo

Thu Apr 16th Angel Hotel, Llandeilo Kris Dollimore

Fri Apr 17th Valley Folk Club, Ivy Bush Hotel, Pontardawe Fernhill

Fri Apr 17th 7pm The Kitchen Table, Mumbles, Swansea The Rumblestrutters

Fri Apr 17th 7.30pm Rhys Prichard Hall, Llandovery SA20 0DD Anne Hill with a choice of folk dances

Fri Apr 17th Pontardawe Arts Centre Making Tracks Mariana Sadovska 

Fri Apr 17th Acapella Studio, Heol y Pentre, Pentyrch Frank Hennessy

Sat Apr 18th 12md till late NEWPORT FOLK FESTIVAL Graig Community Centre, Bassaleg, Newport (Afternoon Free – 2 stages with performances from 7 South Wales folk clubs) Evening 7pm £8 Reg Meuross,,Huw Willians, Chris Morton, Ned Clamp, The Meg Cox Band & more Also beer & Food Festival.

Sat Apr 18th 7.30pm BROCKWEIR SPRING ACOUSTIC MUSIC FESTIVAL Mackenzie Hall, Brockweir Chepstow NP16 7NW Steve Tilston £8 in advance 01291 689812.

Sat Apr 18th Snails Delicatessen, 6-8 Beaulah Rd. Rhiwbina, Cardiff Lon Campbell 02920 620415

Sat Apr 18th 2.30pm The Great Glasshouse, National Botanic Gardens of Wales Fiddlebox album launch “Eastern Honeymoon”

Sun Apr 19th Forest Folk Club, Miners Arms, Whitecroft, Lydney Jenna Witts

Tue Apr 21st 8pm £6.50 adv. Clwb Ifor Bach, 11 Womanby St. Cardiff Ryley Walker

Tue Apr 21st Milgi's Yurt, City Road, Cardiff Storytelling+musicdians Cat Wetherill + Pwngk

Tue Apr 21st St David’s Hall, Cardiff Stefan Grossman

Thu Apr 23rd Pontardawe Arts Centre Miranda Sykes & Rex Preston

Thu Apr 23rd Lyceum Folk Club, Lyceum Tavern, Newport Red Moon Road 

Fri Apr 24th 7.30pm £10 Barry West End Club, 54 Nicholas Rd. Barry Kyle Carey

Sat Apr 25th 8pm £5 The Angel, Llandeilo Rheged (New band – medieval & celtic)