FOLK MUSIC RELATED GIGS in South Wales May - June 2016

Check with the venue before you go. Things change.

2016

MAY

Wed May 25th Llantrisant Folk Club, Pontyclun Institute Athletic Club, Castan Rd. Pontyclun CF72 9EH The Hut People

Thu May 26th 7.30pm Evergreen Hall, Broadwell, Coleford, Forest of Dean Rory McLeod & The Familiar Strangers

Thu May 26th Llandeilo Acoustic, Angel Hotel, Llandeilo Veronica Spergia & Max Di Bernadi with Toni Cresci  info@llandeiloacoustic.com

Thu May 26th £10 6.30 - 11 Glynneath RFC, Abernant Park, Heol-Y-Glyn Glynneath Appalachian & Welsh Folk Music from Trevor McKenzie & Rebecca Branson-Jones and Christiana Chilcott, Onllwyn and Glynneath Male Voice Choirs. http://www.eventbrite.com/e/music-from-our-roots-tickets-24835665143

Fri May 27th 8pm £0 Tŷ Tawe, Christina St. Swansea Tecwyn Ifan 

Fri May 27th £7 9.45pm Starlight Stage, HAY FESTIVAL Hay-on-Wye Music from the Appalachian & Welsh coalfields Frank Hennessy & Iolo Jones / Trevor McKenzie & Rebecca Branson-Jones

Fri 27th – Mon 30th May FISHGUARD FOLK FESTIVAL Details here http://www.pembrokeshire-folk-music.co.uk/Festival.htm

Sat May 28th 7.30pm £6/4 Abercych Village Hall, Pembrokeshire Gower Allstars & Julie Murphy Social dance plus ½ time spot from Jessica Lerner

Sat May 28th 7.30pm Canolfan Clydau, Tegryn, Llanfyrnach, Pembs Rory McLeod & The Familiar Strangers

Sat May 28th 7.30pm £27.50 Stage Door, Grand Pavilion, Porthcawl Eric Bibb

Sat May 28th £12/10 Span Arts, Queens Hall, Narberth Maia plus support Rosey Cale

Sun May 29th 8pm Acapella Studio, capel Horeb, Pentyrch Cardiff Alaw

Sun May 29th £10 7pm Rock Park, Llandrindod Wells Sam Lee www.radnorfringefestival.com

Sun May 29TH £25 9.45pm Tata Tent HAY FESTIVAL Hay-on-Wye Suzanne Vega

Sun May 29th 8pm £10/8 The Welfare, Ystradgynlais Owiny Sigoma Band ‘Nyanza’ (Kenya/London fusion)

Sun May 29th The Lifeboat Tavern, Tenby Henry Marten’s Ghost   

Tue May 31st £8 9.45pm Telegraph Stage HAY FESTIVAL Hay-on-Wye Sam Lee & Friends

Tue May 31st St David’s Hall, Cardiff Martin & Eliza Carthy

JUNE

Wed Jun 1st £18 8.30pm Tata Tent HAY FESTIVAL Hay-on-Wye Baaba Maal & band

Thu Jun 2nd £8 9.45pm Telegraph Stage HAY FESTIVAL Hay-on-Wye Ghazalaw

Fri Jun 3rd £10 The Chattery, Uplands, Swansea Cardboard Fox 01792 473276

Fri Jun 3rd 7.30pm PentrefestNoz, St Fagan’s Village Hall, Crofft-Y-Genau Rd, Cardiff Josefina Paulson & Jonas Akerlund 

Fri Jun 3rd   PentrefestNoz, St Fagan’s Village Hall, Crofft-Y-Genau Rd, Cardiff

Mon Jun 6th 8.30pm Nags Head, Tafarnabach,Tredegar NP22 3AP First of new monthly session on 1st Monday each month. Welsh, Irish, French stories, tunes, songs.

Wed Jun 8th Llantrisant Folk Club, Pontyclun Institute Athletic Club, Castan Rd. Pontyclun CF72 9EH Ritchie, Parrish, Ritchie

Fri Jun 10th 7pm Barry West End Club, Barry Martyn Joseph

Thu Jun 9th 8pm Newbridge Memo, High St Newbridge, Gwent Malinky and Allan Yn Y Fan 01495 243252

Thu Jun 9th 7.30pm £3 The Open Hearth, Sebastopol Jon Airdrie “The Artefacts from the Museum”

Fri Jun 10th Malinky and Allan Yn Y Fan Victoria Hall, Llanwrtyd Wells Malinky and Allan Yn Y Fan
01591 610487 / 610848

Fri Jun 10th – Sun 12th GOWER FOLK FESTIVAL Subject to contract Malinky, Lady Maisery, Kantref, John Spiers, The James Brothers, Moore, Moss, Rutter, Josefina Paulson & Jonas Ackerlund, Elfen, Plu and The Gentle Good. TICKETS ARE ON SALE NOW www.gowerfolkfestival.co.uk

Sat Jun 11th The Lawrenny Arms, Kilgetty, Pembs Henry Marten’s Ghost

Thu Jun 16th Lyceum Folk Club, Lyceum Tavern, Newport Mike Silver

Thu Jun 16th Newport Folk Club, Newport Fugitives Athletics Club, Rogerstone NP10 9AD BarlowCree

Jun 16th £2/3 Constitutional Club, Stryd Y Berllan (Orchard St) Neath SA11 1DT Twmpath with caller. 01792 295382 Helen Evans (Phone to check day / date)

Fri Jun 17th Valley Folk Club, Ivy Bush Hotel, Pontardawe Graham Larkbey and support Cornfield & Kealy

Fri Jun 17th £? 7.30pm Myddfai Hall, Myddfai, SA20 0JD Twmpath with live band HiJinx

Fri Jun 17th The White Lion, Ferryside Henry Marten’s Ghost 

Sat Jun 18th The Royal George, Solva Henry Marten’s Ghost 

Sat Jun 18th The Welfare, Ystradgynlais Summer Twmpath 7 – 9pm (Daytime events from 10am – 5pm including music, dance, hogroast, beer etc)

Tue Jun 21st Milgi's Yurt, City Road, Cardiff Storytelling+musicdians Cat Weatherill and tbc

Tue Jun 21st St David’s Hall, Cardiff Juan Martin

Wed Jun 22nd Llantrisant Folk Club, Pontyclun Institute Athletic Club, Castan Rd. Pontyclun CF72 9EH David Llewellyn (Wales/USA)

Thu Jun 23rd Llandeilo Acoustic, Angel Hotel, Llandeilo Martyn Joseph info@llandeiloacoustic.com

Fri Jun 24th Gower Inn, Parkmill, Gower “Fun Strum” Ukulele Festival Taster 

Fri Jun 24th 8pm £0 Tŷ Tawe, Christina St. Swansea Catrin Herbert

Sat Jun 25th 7.30pm £12 Pennar Hall, Pembroke Dock Chris & Kelly While 01646 621811

Sat Jun 25th The Gravity Station, Swansea Henry Marten’s Ghost

Sat 25th – Sun 26th Jun UKULELE FESTIVAL OF WALES Gower Heritage Centre, Parkmill, Gower
http://ukulelefestivalofwales.co.uk/

Wed Jun 29th Llantrisant Folk Club, Pontyclun Institute Athletic Club, Castan Rd. Pontyclun CF72 9EH Aidan’s Harmonicas Showcase

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