Extra Life and Persona

12 January 2023 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm – Extra Life (USA). An intimate acoustic performance of math, folk , rock from NYC. Support from PERSONA (Sheffield) Post Punk minimalists. Extra Life Extra Life was started in New York by Charlie Looker, who has previously worked with acts like Dirty Projectors and Zs – he took the compositional complexity he had used in those […]

Fjall plus Nick Robinson

2 February 2023 @ 7:30 pm – 10:00 pm – An evening of Improv and experimental folk, Jazz, electronica Achingly beautiful and earthy grit. Fjall Martin Archer – woodwinds Fran Comyn – percussion Richard Jackson – percussion Jan Todd – psaltery. tagelharpa, harp, electronics, field recordings Formed as a quartet with a view to making improvised music and instant compositions which avoid the highly active […]

Blazing Celtic Duo: Jocelyn Pettit & Ellen Gira

18 February 2023 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm – Jocelyn Pettit & Ellen Gira are a dynamic North American fiddle & cello duo with celtic connections. Catch them on tour for an evening of high-energy tunes and soulful songs, with nuanced fiddle-cello interplay, vocal harmonies, lively stepdancing, and French Canadian foot percussion. “Wonderful, captivating… the most joyous and uplifting album in the entire galaxy.” […]

Adam Zejma with support from The Silver Reserve + Johnny F K

4 March 2023 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm – Utility Tapes presents a belated album launch for Adam Zejma’s album Rusher Cutting, For Keiji. As part of a 3-piece band made up of Zebedee Budworth and Johnny Keating, Adam will play a selection of songs from the 2023 album, released on Utility Tapes, and other odd songs from his back catalogue. Intimate songs about […]

BURD ELLEN plus Support

7 March 2023 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm – “The most innovative duo in folk today” Folk Radio. “Evergreen beauty entwined with Dark Terror” ES Burd Ellen Burd Ellen is a project featuring Debbie Armour (Alasdair Roberts, Green Ribbons) and Gayle Brogan (Pefkin, Electroscope). The group uses traditional song to explore and evoke dark landscapes and deep stories. Innovative instrumentation, drone and sound-wash support […]

Adam Geoffrey Cole Trappist Afterland) plus Support

16 March 2023 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm – An evening of beautiful acoustic folk from Australia. A true legend of the Modern folk world. Transcendental and spiritual Under the guise of Trappist Afterland, Adam G Cole has carved out an uncompromising and often exciting back catalogue of acidic spiritual folk that weaves Eastern time signatures, ethereal drones and meditative audio journeys. Adam Geoffrey […]

Lucy Farrell – We Are Only Sound

19 March 2023 @ 8:00 pm – 11:00 pm – Lucy Farrell is one of the UK folk scenes best singer songwriters and most revered traditional singers This will be a wonderful intermit evening of music from one of Hudson Records’ favourite artists Lucy Farrell. The show is part of a tour promoting Lucy’s forthcoming debut solo album ‘We are Only Sound’.

Pete Astor plus Surf Muscle

24 March 2023 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm – Pete Astor has a distinguished career as a solo artist and with both The Loft and Weather Prophets.”I write songs and sing them” Pete AstorPete Astor singer with The Loft formed in 1983, and signed to Creation Records to release two classic and acclaimed singles, “Why Does the Rain” and “Up the Hill and Down […]

Jacken Elswyth plus Elspeth Anne

2 April 2023 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm – An Evening of Folk, Drone Banjo Improv…From Jacken Elswyth of Shovel Dance Collective…. Jacken Elswyth is a London-based folk musician, banjo player, and instrument builder. In her music making she is focused on exploring traditional tunes, developing extrapolations on folk styles and techniques, and investigating drone, ambience, and improvisation within and beyond folk music. She […]

Mitchell and Vincent

5 April 2023 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm – Mitchell & Vincent bring us intricate instrumentalism, pulsing rhythms, skilled arrangements and beautifully deft delivery of tunes *Rescheduled to April 5th ’23* Westcountry folk duo Mitchell and Vincent bring traditional and contemporary styles on fiddle and guitar to music from the British Isles with their own varied arrangements telling stories with their tunes as well […]