The Mudcat Café TM
Thread #106539   Message #3394951
Posted By: Vic Smith
25-Aug-12 - 01:08 PM
Thread Name: Royal Oak, Lewes - Thursdays
Subject: RE: Royal Oak, Lewes - Thursdays
Our programme for September & October

Sept 06 * £7.00 * RATTLE ON THE STOVEPIPE
One of the most popular acts that we have ever presented return to open a new season for us; the combination of Dave Arthur, Pete Cooper & Dan Stewart is unbeatable.

Sept 13 * £8.00 * SISTERS UNLIMITED
The best female group that the folk scene ever produced reforms to play a few dates. We are delighted to be included in the short tour by Rosie Davis, Sandra Kerr, Janet Russell & Peta Webb

Sept 20 * £6.00 * IAN CHISHOLM & STEPHEN SIBBALD
Superb Scots fiddle playing to excellent guitar along with engaging singing from these two outstanding musicians

Sept 27 * Free Admission * OPEN NIGHT
An opportunity for our many regular supporters to get more of a chance to perform than they do on our ordinary guest nights. New performers to our venture are particularly welcome.

Oct 04 * £7.00 * JEFF WARNER
Jeff is among the USA's foremost performer/interpreters of traditional music. His songs from the lumber camps, fishing villages and mountain tops of America link us with the everyday lives of 19th century Americans.

Oct 11 * £12.00 * MARTIN CARTHY & DAVE SWARBRICK (Opening Night of Lewes Folk Festival)
Advance tickets only for this rare small venue appearance by these iconic performers. Tickets from http://www.lewesfolkfest.org/LFFtickets.php

Oct 18 * £7.00 * CHRIS FOSTER
Chris is a master of his trade recently described as "one of the finest singers and most thoughtful inventive guitar accompanists of English folk songs."

Oct 25 * £7.00 * ALICE GERRARD & BEVERLY SMITH
These touring Americans have known, learned from, and performed with many of the old-time and bluegrass greats over decades and have in turn earned worldwide respect for their own important contributions to the music.

Our Future Guests will include:-
BOB WALSER * ALASDAIR ROBERTS * SARA GREY & KIERON MEANS * BRIGITTE KLOAREG & YANN FAŃCH PERROCHES * ROSIE STEWART & ROISIN WHITE * THE ASKEW SISTERS