Folk

Upcoming Events


Kathryn Roberts and Sean Lakeman - Nearly Sold Out!
Kathryn Roberts and Sean Lakeman - Nearly Sold Out! - Thu 27th May, 2021 - 7:30 pm - 9:45 pm

IMPORTANT PLEASE NOTE DOORS ARE NOW 7.00PM DUE TO REDUCED CAPACITY MINIMUM BOOKING OF TWO TICKETS If this event needs to be cancelled you will be refunded. Face masks need to be worn whilst moving around the venue, but not whilst seated at your table. Chapel Arts is COVID compliant! ...

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Miranda Sykes
Miranda Sykes - Thu 17th June, 2021 - 7:30 pm - 9:45 pm

IMPORTANT PLEASE NOTE DOORS ARE NOW 7.00PM DUE TO REDUCED CAPACITY MINIMUM BOOKING OF TWO TICKETS If this event needs to be cancelled you will be refunded. Face masks need to be worn whilst moving around the venue, but not whilst seated at your table. Chapel Arts is COVID compliant! ...

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Steve Knightley
Steve Knightley - Fri 25th June, 2021 - 7:30 pm - 9:45 pm

IMPORTANT PLEASE NOTE DOORS ARE NOW 7.00PM DUE TO REDUCED CAPACITY MINIMUM BOOKING OF TWO TICKETS If this event needs to be cancelled you will be refunded. Face masks need to be worn whilst moving around the venue, but not whilst seated at your table. Chapel Arts is COVID ready! ...

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Mark Harrison with Charles Benfield
Mark Harrison with Charles Benfield - Thu 8th July, 2021 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Mark Harrison (National + 12-string guitars/vocals) with Charles Benfield (double bass) There is no one in music quite like Mark Harrison. He is widely considered one of the most original and interesting artists currently operating in the UK. His highly individual, all-original music goes down very well with audiences of ...

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Jim Moray with Tom Moore
Jim Moray with Tom Moore - Thu 22nd July, 2021 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Jim Moray is amongst England’s finest interpreters of traditional song. His relentlessly innovative recordings can truly be said to have changed the sound of folk music since the early 2000s, and he has won fans and admirers far outside of the folk scene without ever betraying his traditional roots. A ...

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The Leylines
The Leylines - Fri 10th September, 2021 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

West-country collective established in 2013, with a genre-defying, eclectic sound that ranges from traditional folk to full blown festival rock. The Leylines are: Steve Mitchell (Vocals/Guitar), Hannah Johns (Violin), Dan Thompson (Electric Guitar), Sean Booth (Bass) and Dave Burbidge (Drums). The Leylines was founded by a group of musicians in ...

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Phil Beer
Phil Beer - Thu 23rd September, 2021 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Charming, disarming and exceptionally talented, multi-instrumentalist Phil Beer is something of a national treasure on the folk, roots and acoustic scene. One-half of award-winning powerhouse Show of Hands, Beer is equally as in demand for his solo shows. Phil sets out to share some of his most-loved songs at carefully ...

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Sam Carter - Home Waters Album Tour plus support, Tomato/Tomato
Sam Carter - Home Waters Album Tour plus support, Tomato/Tomato - Wed 29th September, 2021 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

‘Sam Carter is a brilliant guitarist and songwriter who combines the observational with social comment and personal reflection’ Songlines ‘A singer who can hold the audience spellbound all by himself’ R2 In the ten years since winning Best Newcomer at the 2010 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards, Sam Carter has ...

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Miranda Sykes and Hannah Martin - Debut Tour 2021
Miranda Sykes and Hannah Martin - Debut Tour 2021 - Thu 30th September, 2021 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

In this exciting new collaboration from two of British folk's finest voices, Miranda Sykes (Show of Hands) and Hannah Martin (Edgelarks, Gigspanner Big Band) join forces to present a set of songs that take them back to their shared roots. Having played together on numerous occasions, including in Steve Knightley's ...

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Glymjack
Glymjack - Thu 7th October, 2021 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

“As good as contemporary folk comes” – Acoustic “Folk with attitude” – Froots “Life-affirming” - Folk Radio Glymjack is one of the most exciting emerging artists in UK folk music. Featuring Show of Hands legends Phil Beer and Steve Knightley, debut album Light the Evening Fire showcases songs BBC DJ ...

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Tannahill Weavers
Tannahill Weavers - Sun 24th October, 2021 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Scotland’s Tannahill Weavers are one of the world’s premier Celtic bands. Their diverse repertoire spans the centuries with fire-driven instrumentals, topical songs, and original ballads and lullabies. Their music demonstrates to old and young alike the rich and varied musical heritage of the Celtic people. These versatile musicians have received ...

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Noble Jacks
Noble Jacks - Fri 29th October, 2021 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

PLEASE NOTE THIS WILL BE A STANDING GIG With the fiddle leading the charge, Noble Jacks are out to take no prisoners with their high-energy footstompin’ rhythms, which have taken crowds by storm across the UK. Noble Jacks’ debut album What the Hammer released to much acclaim. A fiddle driven ...

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Martin Simpson - A Master of His Art (Nearly Sold Out!)
Martin Simpson - A Master of His Art (Nearly Sold Out!) - Thu 11th November, 2021 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

“Martin Simpson has transcended borders and oceans to quietly become a superb storyteller and musician of great depth and unquestionable taste.” Stephen Fearing The remarkable intimate solo performances Martin gives go from strength to strength - every gig is a masterclass. He travels the length and breadth of the UK ...

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The Little Unsaid
The Little Unsaid - Fri 12th November, 2021 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

New album, full band, un-lockdown tour 2021. The Little Unsaid began life when West-Yorkshire born producer and songwriter John Elliott started recording music in his garage with an old PC and a £5 microphone. In the years that followed the band has toured the UK and Europe extensively, performed at ...

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Emma Stevens
Emma Stevens - Thu 25th November, 2021 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Bringing a refreshing glimmer of hope and an abundance of heart and positivity, British singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist Emma Stevens first picked up a guitar at the age of two and has since learnt cello, piano, banjo, ukulele, mandolin and bass. Emma achieved four consecutive play-listed singles on BBC Radio 2, ...

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Brooks Williams & Aaron Catlow
Brooks Williams & Aaron Catlow - Sun 6th February, 2022 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

January 2020 marks thirty years since Brooks Williams’ first album came out. Thirty years since the Washington Post’s glowing review of that album. Thirty years since National Public Radio’s Noah Adams interviewed him about that album. It’s where it all began. The subsequent twenty-eight recordings, the countless international tours and ...

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Martin Carthy
Martin Carthy - Wed 16th February, 2022 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Lifetime Achievement Award – BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2014 For more than 50 years Martin Carthy has been one of folk music's greatest innovators, one of its best loved, most enthusiastic and, at times, most quietly controversial of figures. His skill, stage presence and natural charm have won him ...

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Ben Walker and Kirsty Merryn present Life and the Land
Ben Walker and Kirsty Merryn present Life and the Land - Thu 24th February, 2022 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

BBC Folk Award winner Ben Walker joins forces with highly acclaimed singer and pianist Kirsty Merryn to create a fresh take on a tradition ripe for rediscovery. Life and the Land is a celebration of England’s harvest tradition, reimagining songs born out of our agricultural past. Focusing on songs from ...

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Faustus
Faustus - Fri 4th March, 2022 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Nominated in the 2009 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards, Faustus are three of the leading lights of their generation: Benji Kirkpatrick (Seth Lakeman Band, Bellowhead), Saul Rose (Waterson:Carthy, Whapweazel) and Paul Sartin (Bellowhead, Belshazzar’s Feast). They have a plethora of experience between them, brought together here in a virtuosic display ...

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Chris Wood
Chris Wood - Wed 9th March, 2022 - 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm

Chris Wood is an uncompromising writer whose music reveals his love for the un-official history of the English speaking people. With gentle intelligence he weaves the tradition with his own contemporary parables. A self-taught musician, composer and song writer, Chris is a lifelong autodidact whose independent streak shines through everything ...

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