stockton folk club
Subject: stockton folk club|
From: The Sandman
Date: 06 Jul 12 - 12:30 PM
held at the sun inn every monday,830pm
2nd July Hot spot: The New Prairie Home Companions A "nearly the 4th July" celebration of Americana with Stan Gee, Evelyn May, Marie & Gabriel Walker. An evocative mix of minstrel and trail songs; old-time country music; western swing, blue grass etc. with a great line-up of instruments including bass; banjo; guitar; dulcimer; ukelele, autoharp etc.
9th July Singaround
16th July Dick Miles Welcome back to our most-booked guest who always provides a great night of traditional song (with a few of his own songs thrown in). His laid-back style doesn't conceal a real feeling for his music, complemented by artful concertina and guitar.
23rd July Singaround
30th July Emily Weygang & Ben Harker A wonderful musical partnership - Emily is a great singer and interpreter of traditional songs, while Ben is a superb and innovative accompanying guitarist. Add some fiddle, whistle and harmonies for a very entertaining mix.
6th Aug Singaround
13th Aug Hot spot: Fool's Gold - Steve and Carol Robson, who have two sons serving in the Army, lead a night in aid of Help for Heroes. Sales of a new CD (EP) of their own World War I songs also contribute to this charity.
20th Aug Singaround
27th Aug Bank Holiday Singaround
3rd Sept Richard Grainger
10th Sept John Conolly