Futureproof VI - The Stoneydown Park Folk Festival
A special event showcasing some up and coming names we think you'll be hearing a lot more of in the future.
This special event takes place in Stoneydown Park, Perth Road from 2pm to 6pm
There'll be stalls, fun stuff for the kids and loads of great music.
Our special guests for this year are:
Steve O'Kane and Fiona McBain - lovely songrwriting and singing
Danny & Rosie Pedler-Butler-Hall - winners of this years New Roots competition
Steve White & The Protest Family - Waltahsmtows answer to Billy Bragg
Will O'Donoghue - Great young singer songwriter
The Clean Peas - New locally based group
Here's a report about last years event - http://archipelago-of-truth.blog.co.uk/2011/06/26/the-sun-has-got-his-hat-on-11378955/)
- April 2017
- May 7: The Rheingans Sisters ~ Fiddle-singing duo who play it like they mean it.
- May 14: Jimmy Aldridge and Sid Goldsmith ~ Highly acclaimed folk duo who play traditional and original music of the British Isles.
- May 21: Dovetail Trio ~ Familiar narratives and modern themes with infectious energy and a passion for musical heritage.
- Closed ~ Bank Holiday
- June 4: Stick In The Wheel ~ Local heroes!
- June 11: Rattle on the Stovepipe ~ A trio of master musicians on guitar, banjo and fiddle.
- June 18: Sally Ironmonger & Brian Carter ~ A superb songwriter with a voice that doesn't back down.
- June 25: The E17 Folk Street Party ~ Finishing off our season with our now traditional E17 Folk Street Party!