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Birch & Stock, Kidderminster

An event that seems to take place on the third Friday on alternate months in Kidderminster is the Birch & Stock. St. Peter’s Community Hall, Meredith Green, Kidderminster DY11 7EW. 8-10pm, PA, food but BYOD. Ring 01562 741569 to book … Continue reading

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Wheatsheaf, High Street, Shrewsbury

I gather from Fergus Reid that the current landlord at the Wheatsheaf is happy for the open mic to continue. I’m not sure if there’ll be one this Wednesday (17th January) though. David Harley

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News from Knucklas 2017-2018

FOLK DOWN THE TRACK Christmas special – This Thursday 21st December 2017 At The Castle Inn, Knucklas There will be music in the function room and in the bar. Everyone is welcome to play or sing – so bring instruments, tunes, songs … Continue reading

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CD review: GreenMatthews – A Christmas Carol

A seasonal review for Folking.com in which I managed to repress my inner Scrooge. GREENMATTHEWS – A Christmas Carol: A Folk Opera (Blast Records BFTP011) David Harley

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CD Review – The Stoned Cherries

Another review for Folking.com: THE STONED CHERRIES – Baked In A Pie (own label) David Harley

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CD Review for Folking.com

ASSEMBLY LANE – Northbound (own label ALCD01) Traditional songs from both sides of the Atlantic, plus three self-written instrumentals and another by Bill Monroe. Mandolin, guitar, fiddle and double bass, with a decidedly bluegrass feel from a band based in … Continue reading

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UK Folk Music site resurgent

Alan Morley wrote to the Folk Clubs UK Facebook page as follows. I thought there might be readers of this blog who might find it of interest, especially if they run events or clubs. Back in 2011, I started the … Continue reading

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