BOSTON FOLK CLUB 2008 PROGRAMME

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WINTER / SPRING SEASON 2008


MON 14 JAN

SINGAROUND


MON 21 JAN

HANK WANGFORD / REG MEUROSS

An evening of the very best gritty Country music and a hilarious look at life from the UK's great Country legend, Hank Wangford, along with Reg Meuross - one of the country's greatest Country singer songwriters.

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MON 11 FEB

BILLINGER RUFFS

Lincolnshire group who first made their name on the local folk scene with their award winning performance at the Lincolnshire Folk Song Competition finals a few years back.

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MON 10 MAR

J.P. SLIDEWELL

Rescheduled from 2006, J.P. Slidewell makes his Boston debut. A singer who's rapidly gaining a reputation for his refreshingly original re-workings of classic and obscure folk songs.


MON 14 APR

BERNARD CARNEY

After a gap of several years, Bernard makes a welcome return to the club.


MON 12 MAY

BRIAN DAWSON

Lincolnshire's foremost folklorist makes a welcome return to the club. He has collected many Lincolnshire songs from people around the county, performing them to new audiences at county folk events, village halls & WIs as well as at venues outside of Lincolnshire. These songs and some of the stories told to Brian by those who recall singers from another almost forgotten age make a fascinating evening's entertainment.


MON 9 JUN

PHIL BIGGS & MARK ADDISON


MON 14 AUG

SINGERS & MUSICIANS


MON 11 AUG

THE OUTSIDE TRACK

Exciting new young band making their debut in Lincolnshire. Visit www.theoutsidetrack.com/index.html for more info.


MON 8 SEP

RON TRUEMAN BORDER

Welcome return to Boston by superb singer/songwriter from the south of England who has made a big impression wherever he has played in Lincolnshire.


MON 13 OCT

THE QUEENSBERRY RULES

First appeared at the club in Sep 2004, since then this trio from Stoke On Trent have been making a name for themselves on the UK Folk / Festival Circuit. The music has also been featured on the Bob Harris Show.

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MON 10 NOV

STEVE TURNER


MON 8 DEC

CHRISTMAS SHOW with

PETE MORTON, ROGER WILSON & CHRIS PARKINSON