FEB 2017


WED 1 FEB

Change of artist due to illness:ROBB JOHNSON [info] for PETE COE [info] (8.15pm ~ £6.00 ~ tel 01406 381 339 for info re club) - SPALDING FOLK CLUB @ SOUTH HOLLAND CENTRE, MARKET PLACE, SPALDING, LINCS. PE11 1SS

KEZIA GILL [info] (8pm ~ Listening club ~ 01636 671540) - LAZY RIVER CMC, NSK SPORTS CLUB, ELM AVENUE, NEWARK NOTTS.NG24 1SW

JAMES MCMURTRY & BAND (from Austin, Texas) [info] (7.30pm ~ Shades of Zevon / Springsteen / Young ~ Mesmerising American singer/songwriter described by Bob Harris as "The most vital lyricist in America today." ~ 0114 266 5599) - THE GREYSTONES, GREYSTONES RD, SHEFFIELD, YORKS. S11 7BS


FRI 3 FEB

HEADS SOUTH [info] (7.30pm ~ 01522 883 311) - Lincs Rural & Community Tour @ TERRY O'TOOLE THEATRE, NK CENTRE, MOOR LANE, NORTH HYKEHAM, LINCS. LN6 9AX

BLAIR DUNLOP [info] (7.30pm ~ 0300 400 0101) - Lincs Rural & Community Tour @ BROADBENT THEATRE, SNARFORD ROAD, WICKENBY, LINCS. LN3 5AW

CLEAR CUT [info] - VILLAGE HALL, RED HALL LANE, BRACEBRIDGE HEATH, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN4 2LB

HOPE & SOCIAL [info] (£8/£10 ~ 07939 148 603) - THE ROOTS MUSIC CLUB, UKRAINIAN CENTRE, 46 BECKETT ROAD, DONCASTER, DN2 4AD

CLAUDE BOURBON [info] (8pm ~ £15 ~ hot supper included! ~ 01482 665656 / 07814608131) - HUNSLEY ACOUSTIC MUSIC CLUB, THE OLD RAILWAY TICKET OFFICE, RAILWAY STATION, STATION ROAD, NORTH FERRIBY, EAST YORKS. HU14 3DJ.

JOHN BLANKS [info] (8.30pm ~ Chris 01949 875 685 / Dave 01949 875 766) - BINGHAM FOLK CLUB @ BINGHAM TOWN PAVILION, BRENDON GROVE, BINGHAM, NOTTS. NG13 8TN


SAT 4 FEB

Cancelled:BETTY SWOLLOX [info] (01205 362 840) - THE CARPENTER'S ARMS, WITHAM STREET, BOSTON, LINCS. PE21 6PU

GARY PERKINS [info] / SPEED LIMIT [info] (01205 722 345) - SILVER SPUR CMC, COMMUNITY CENTRE, HUBBERT'S BRIDGE, nr BOSTON, LINCS.

HEADS SOUTH [info] (Doors 7pm for 7.30pm ~ Quintet playing Cuban jazz and Latin favourites ~ £10.00 ~ 01507 568 651) -- Lincs Rural & Community Tour @ VILLAGE HALL, MAREHAM LE FEN, BOSTON, LINCS.

AMANDA RHEAUME TRIO [info] (Canadian Roots Rock singer / songwriter ~ soulful folk, country, roots) / DAISY ALLEN (£12.00 + booking fee ~ 01652 649 230) - TOWN HALL LIVE @ DIAMOND JUBILEE TOWN HALL, MARKET SQUARE, KIRTON IN LINDSEY, N. LINCS. DN21 4LZ

RELENTLESS [info] (Lincoln trio playing a blend of Rockabilly, rock n roll, rockin' blues, country, punk & psychobilly ~ 01472 693 601) - LINDEN HOMES CLUB, CLEE ROAD, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN32 8QL

BEN 'BLUE' WATERS [info] / DICK APPLETON [info] (8pm ~ 2 x 40 min sets each + short jam set together to end a great night of blues slide/guitar ~ 01302 322 683) - TASTE EATERY, 36 KINGSGATE, DONCASTER, S. YORKS. DN1 3JU


SUN 5 FEB

FAIRPORT CONVENTION [info] (8pm ~ £21 adv / £23 otd ~ 01522 873 894) - LINCOLN DRILL HALL, FREESCHOOL LANE, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 1EY

CLUB NIGHT (01472 753 862) - GRIMSBY FOLK CLUB @ SPIDERS WEB, CARR LANE, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN32 8LN

Cosmic American present JAMES MCMURTRY & BAND (from Austin, Texas) [info] (7.30pm ~ Shades of Zevon / Springsteen / Young ~ Mesmerising American singer/songwriter described by Bob Harris as "The most vital lyricist in America today." ~ Ages 16+ ~ £15 adv ~ 0115 947 5650) - THE MAZE / FOREST TAVERN, 257 MANSFIELD RD, NOTTINGHAM, NOTTS. NG1 3FT


MON 6 FEB

DAVE LESLEY [info] (Doors 7.15pm, music 8.30pm ~ 01522 879 740) - SILVER STAR CMC, CASTLE WARD CLUB, KINGSLEY RD, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN1 3JN


TUE 7 FEB

MERIDIEM DUO [info] (1pm ~ £7 Adv / £8 otd ~ flute / harp duo ~ 01522 873 894) - LINCOLN DRILL HALL, FREESCHOOL LANE, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 1EY

DONNA WYLDE [info] (Doors 7.15pm for 8pm ~ Award winning singer BCMA female vocalist of the year 2008 & 2010 / BCMA solo act 2015 / CCN award solo act 2016 ~ £3.50 ~ 01469 573 628) - THE MISSOURI RAIDERS CMC, SOLWAY CLUB, 68 KINGS RD, IMMINGHAM, NE LINCS. DN40 1AN


THU 9 FEB

PITMAN POETS [info] (7.30pm ~ Billy Mitchell, Bob Fox, Benny Graham and Jez Lowe present songs and stories of the Pitmen Poets ~ £18.50 ~ 0844 854 2776) - PLOWRIGHT THEATRE, LANEHAM STREET, SCUNTHORPE, NE LINCS. DN15 6JP

SMOKIE [info] (01553 764 864) - CORN EXCHANGE, TUESDAY MARKET PLACE, KINGS LYNN, NORFOLK. PE30 1JW

TURNPIKE TROUBADOURS [info] (American Red Dirt group from Oklahoma ~ 0115 947 5650) - THE MAZE / FOREST TAVERN, 257 MANSFIELD RD, NOTTINGHAM, NOTTS. NG1 3FT


FOAOTMAD; Friends of American Old Time Music and Dance proudly present

THE 23rd GAINSBOROUGH OLD TIME FESTIVAL 2017

FRI 10 - SUN 12 FEB

Artists appearing (days tbc) include THE DOWN TRODDEN STRING BAND [info] / JOCK TYLDESLEY & VERA VAN HEERINGEN [info] / NINETREE STUMBLERS [info] / UNCLE HENRY'S FAVORITES [info] (from USA) / RED DOG RUN [info] (from USA) / BERTRAM LEVY with MADELINE LEVY [info] (from USA) / THE MIDNIGHT SPECIALS / ROBIN GILLAN [info] / BUFFALO GIRLS STAMPEDE [info] (dynamic ten-member dance and music act presented by Buffalo Gals and their troupe of 5 awe-inspiring Appalachian step-dancers) - GAINSBOROUGH OLD TIME FESTIVAL , QUEEN ELIZABETH'S HIGH SCHOOL, MORTON TERRACE, GAINSBOROUGH, LINCS. DN21 2ST

Visit the FOAOTMAD website (weekend tickets members £50 / non-members £60 / day tickets also available)

FRI 10 FEB

LINCOLN FOLK CLUB (8-11pm ~ All acoustic ~ Performers £1.00 Non-performers £2.00 ~ For further details call Colin 01522 880968) - THE UNISON CLUB, BEAUMONT MANOR, BEAUMONT FEE, LINCOLN. LN1 1UL

THE CAFFREYS [info] / PETER & PAM STONE (£8/£10 ~ 07939 148 603) - THE ROOTS MUSIC CLUB, UKRAINIAN CENTRE, 46 BECKETT ROAD, DONCASTER, DN2 4AD

TOO REX [info] (T Rex tribute ~ £8 adv £10 door ~ 0777 152 0374) - YARDBIRDS ROCK CLUB, CHURCH STREET, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN32 7DD


SAT 11 FEB

NJ5 present ANTHONY STRONG & his BAND [info] (8pm ~ Singer/pianist & band perform jazz to Motown ~ £14 / £12 conc / £5 students ~ 01522 873 894) - LINCOLN DRILL HALL, FREESCHOOL LANE, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 1EY

JOHNNY CASH ROADSHOW [info] (7.30pm ~ endorsed by the Cash family ~ £20 / £21 ~ 0844 871 3016) - GRIMSBY AUDITORIUM, CROMWELL ROAD, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN31 2BH

BETTY SWOLLOX [info] (01205 316 491) - PINCUSHION INN, LONDON RD, WYBERTON, BOSTON, LINCS. PE21 7DD

RELENTLESS (Rockabilly) [info] (01205 359 525) - BOSTON BOWL, ROCHFORD TOWER LANE, BOSTON, LINCS. PE21 9RH

CAFÉ SOCIETY SWING [info] (8pm ~ £18 / £17 over 60s or disabled & companion / £7.50 under 26s ~ 01775 764 777) - SOUTH HOLLAND CENTRE, MARKET PLACE, SPALDING, LINCS. PE11 1SS

DURAN [info] (full band tribute to Duran Duran ~ £7 adv £9 door ~ 0777 152 0374) - YARDBIRDS ROCK CLUB, CHURCH STREET, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN32 7DD

SCRAPYARD DOGS [info] (Indie, rock & pop covers trio from Barton on Humber ~ 01472 693 601) - LINDEN HOMES CLUB, CLEE ROAD, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN32 8QL

THE GAS BAND [info] (Grimsby Rock & pop covers show band ~ 07792 826 916) - MARINERS REST, ALBION STREET, GRIMSBY, N E LINCS. DN32 7DX

FEEDBACK [info] (Rock covers band from NE Lincs. ~ 01472 361 872) - OLD LLOYDS ARMS, 76 VICTORIA ST, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN31 1BL

JONNY WILLIAMS & LYNNETTE MARIE [info] - VILLAGE HALL, VICARAGE GARDENS, WRAWBY, BRIGG, N LINCS. DN20 8SA.

CLAUDE BOURBON [info] (8pm ~ £10 ~ Venue 07880 973 365) - THE HOPBARN, HOPYARD FARM, HOCKERWOOD LANE, SOUTHWELL, NOTTS. NG25 0PZ


SUN 12 FEB

SMOKIE [info] (7.30pm ~ 0844 871 3016) - GRIMSBY AUDITORIUM, CROMWELL ROAD, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN31 2BH

HICKS & GOULBOURN [info] (01472 753 862) - GRIMSBY FOLK CLUB @ SPIDERS WEB, CARR LANE, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN32 8LN

LEWIS & LEIGH [info] (Americana duo, with roots in Wales & Mississippi! ~ 07770 226 926) - RUNNING HORSE, 16 ALFRETON ROAD, NOTTINGHAM, NOTTS. NG7 3NG


MON 13 FEB

PENNYLESS [info] (8.15pm ~ £6.00 ~ Fiery Celtic instrumental dance tunes ~ Inventive English song ~ club info 01205 358 783 / venue 01205 361 116) - BOSTON FOLK CLUB @ THE EAGLE, 144 WEST STREET, BOSTON, LINCS. PE21 8RE

THE HAYLEY SISTERS [info] (Doors 7.15pm, music 8.30pm ~ 01522 879 740) - SILVER STAR CMC, CASTLE WARD CLUB, KINGSLEY RD, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN1 3JN


TUE 14 FEB

COLE JACKSON [youtube] (Doors 7.15pm for 8pm ~ Bar, Tea, Coffee, buffet, Dancing Line, couples and freestyle, Raffle ~ £3.50 ~ 01469 573 628) - THE MISSOURI RAIDERS CMC, SOLWAY CLUB, 68 KINGS RD, IMMINGHAM, NE LINCS. DN40 1AN


WED 15 FEB

'YOU WIN AGAIN' - Story of The Bee Gees in words & music [info] (7.30pm ~ £23 ~ 0844 871 3016) - GRIMSBY AUDITORIUM, CROMWELL ROAD, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN31 2BH

KATE WITNEY [info] (Music 12.45pm - 1.30pm ~ Love songs across the centuries ~ Refreshments served before concert from 11.45am - 12.30pm ~ entry free ~ funded by donations ~ Library tel 01522 782 010) - ALLEGRO APPASSIONATO @ CONOCO ROOM, LOUTH LIBRARY, NORTHGATE, LOUTH, LINCS. LN11 0LY


THU 16 FEB

PENNYLESS [info] (8pm ~ "pysch-folk tradadelia gem" FRoots ~ £8 ~ 01522 873 894) - THE ROOM UPSTAIRS @ LINCOLN DRILL HALL, FREESCHOOL LANE, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 1EY

WARREN DEWITT [info] (Doors 7pm ~ 01482 320 305) - RITZ COUNTRY CLUB @ THE RITZ CLUB, 17 HOLDERNESS ROAD, KINGSTON UPON HULL, E. YORKS. HU8 7NA

JO HARMAN [info] / ELLES BAILEY (Rootsy blues, country and soulful rock with a contemporary edge) [info] ( 0116 251 0080) - THE MUSICIAN, CLYDE ST, LEICESTER, LEICS. LE1 2DE

BOB CHEEVERS [info] with CHRIS CONWAY [info] (8-10pm ~ 0116 270 5042) - THE DONKEY, 203 WELFORD RD, LEICESTER, LEICS. LE2 6BH

THE BLUES BAND [info] - TOWN HALL, LOUGHBOROUGH, LEICS.


FRI 17 FEB

BETTY SWOLLOX [info] (07725 161 358) - THE PUNCHBOWL, 37 NEW ROAD, SPALDING, LINCS. PE11 1DN

THE BACHELORS (celebrating 50 years) [info] / BUS STOP Experience [info] (doors 7.30pm main act 9pm ~ £19.95 with dinner & dessert / £10 entry only ~ 01754 763 376) - GROSVENOR HOUSE HOTEL, 1 NORTH PARADE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 2TE

THE BON JOVI EXPERIENCE [info] (7.30pm ~ tribute act who have performed live with Jon Bon Jovi! ~ £20 / £18 conc / £12 children U16 ~ 0844 871 3016) - GRIMSBY AUDITORIUM, CROMWELL ROAD, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN31 2BH

THE OUTSIDE TRACK [info] (£9/£11 ~ 07939 148 603) - THE ROOTS MUSIC CLUB @ DONCASTER CATHOLIC CLUB, WATERDALE, DONCASTER, DN1 3BY


SAT 18 FEB

'60s SPECTACULAR featuring THE MERSEYBEATS [info] + special guest BILLIE DAVIS [info] / ERIC HAYCOCK (ex-Hollies) / GIDEA PARK [info] / TERRY RICE MILTON [info] (ex-Cupid's Inspiration) / SOUNDS FORCE 5 [info] (7.30pm ~ £20 ~ 01775 764 777) - SOUTH HOLLAND CENTRE, MARKET PLACE, SPALDING, LINCS. PE11 1SS

RAKE UP [info] (7.30pm ~ Charity Barndance in aid of the Lions incl bangers & mash supper ~ £7.00 / Family ticket 2 x adults + 2 x children £16.00 ~ 01526 342 036) - CONINGSBY COMMUNITY HALL, SILVER STREET, CONINGSBY, LINCS. LN4 4SG

KATE ANNA [info] (12 Noon - 2pm ~ Free entry ~ 01522 873 894) - CAFE BAR @ LINCOLN DRILL HALL, FREESCHOOL LANE, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 1EY

THE DELTA DOGS [info] - CHERRY WILLINGHAM & REEPHAM VILLAGE HALL, HAWTHORN RD, REEPHAM, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN3 4DU

RELENTLESS (Rockabilly) [info] (01522 534 015) - TAP & SPILE, 21 HUNGATE, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN1 1ES.

DEJABLU (Blues & rock ~ 01205 359 525) - BOSTON BOWL, ROCHFORD TOWER LANE, BOSTON, LINCS. PE21 9RH

THE TAILFINS [info] (50s style Rock & Roll band ~ CARR LANE SOCIAL CLUB, GRIMSBY

THE GAS BAND [info] (Grimsby Rock & pop covers show band ~ 01472 310 040) - HAINTON CLUB, HENEAGE ROAD, GRIMSBY, N E LINCS.

PAUL STAPLETON [info] (Singer ~ 01472 693 601) - LINDEN HOMES CLUB, CLEE ROAD, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN32 8QL

FEEDBACK [info] (Rock covers band from NE Lincs. ~ 01469 576169) - BLUESTONE INN, PELHAM RD, IMMINGHAM, NE LINCS. DN40 2DU.

BETTY SWOLLOX [info] (Members club ~ contact 01733 896 989) - BURGHLEY CLUB, 7 BURGHLEY RD, PETERBOROUGH, CAMBS. PE1 2QA

THE HUT PEOPLE [info] (8pm ~ Sam Pirt [accordian] & Gary Hammond [percussion] play an infectious blend of folk music from around the world ~ 01405 763 652) - JUNCTION, PARADISE PLACE, GOOLE, EAST YORKS. DN14 5DL

STEVE TILSTON [info] (with special guest Hugh Bradley double bass ~ £12.50 ~ 01623 870 668 / 01623 794 700) - FARNSFIELD ACOUSTIC, FARNSFIELD VILLAGE CENTRE, NEW HILL, FARNSFIELD, NOTTS. NG22 8JN

BOB CHEEVERS [info] with DAVE GREAVES (9-11.30pm ~ accompanying on guitar) / MG GREAVES ~ 01482 341 013) - THE TAP @ ST JOHNS HOTEL, 10 QUEENS ROAD, HULL, E. YORKS. HU5 2PY


SUN 19 FEB

ANDY FAIRWEATHER-LOW & THE LOW RIDERS [info] (8pm ~ £20 ~ 01522 873 894) - LINCOLN DRILL HALL, FREESCHOOL LANE, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 1EY

SWAMPTRASH (4-6pm ~ £8.00 ~ 01673 828 217) - TAVERN BLUES @ HOPE TAVERN, CAISTOR RD, HOLTON-LE-MOOR, MARKET RASEN, LINCS. LN7 6AH

CLUB NIGHT (01472 753 862) - GRIMSBY FOLK CLUB @ SPIDERS WEB, CARR LANE, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN32 8LN

ASH WILSON BAND [info] (Lincolnshire blues rock guitarist/singer and band playing original songs from their forthcoming CD 'Broken Machine' and classic songs ~ 01246 819 546) - CLOWNE ROCK & BLUES CLUB, CLOWNE COMMUNITY CENTRE, VILLA PARK, RECREATION CLOSE, CLOWNE, CHESTERFIELD, DERBYS. S43 4PL


MON 20 FEB

ALABAMA ROSE [info] (Doors 7.15pm, music 8.30pm ~ Country duo Tanya Turner & Brian Gibson ~ 01522 879 740) - SILVER STAR CMC, CASTLE WARD CLUB, KINGSLEY RD, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN1 3JN


WED 22 FEB

McGOLDRICK [info], McCUSKER [info] & DOYLE [info] (8pm ~ £16 adv / £18 otd ~ 01522 873 894) - LINCOLN DRILL HALL, FREESCHOOL LANE, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 1EY

VINCE EAGER'S JUKEBOX MEMORIES featuring CHAS HODGES, BRIAN 'LICORICE' LOCKING, VINCE EAGER & THE MEMPHIS TONES (7.30pm ~ £17.50 ~ 01476 406 158) - GUILDHALL ARTS CENTRE, ST PETER'S HILL, GRANTHAM, LINCS. NG31 6PZ

KOSSOFF - THE BAND PLAYS ON (£15 adv / £18 otd ~ Featuring Terry Slesser ex Back Street Crawler & John Buckton ex Freeway ~ 0116 251 0080) - THE MUSICIAN, CLYDE ST, LEICESTER, LEICS. LE1 2DE

THE GRAHAMS [info] (Opening night of this dynamic Americana duo's 2017 UK tour ~ 0114 266 5599) - THE GREYSTONES, GREYSTONES RD, SHEFFIELD, YORKS. S11 7BS


THU 23 FEB

LIL' IAN GOODSMAN [info] (8pm til late ~ folk & blues across the road from the Wheatsheaf pub ~ 01205 821 492) - 'LAST THURSDAY FOLK/BLUES CLUB' @ ARTS CORITANI GALLERIES, HIGH STREET, SWINESHEAD, BOSTON, LINCS. PE20 3LH

CORAL SPRINGS (Pop punk band from Holland) [info] / NOT TONIGHT AND THE HEADACHES (pop punk from Grimsby) [info] / THE FINEST HOUR (young 4 piece band from Cleethorpes, playing punkish/folkish songs) [info] / EDEN RAE-LAKE (young female singer songwriter from Grimsby) [info] (£3 door ~ 0777 152 0374) - YARDBIRDS ROCK CLUB, CHURCH STREET, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN32 7DD


FRI 24 FEB

CAFE MANOUCHE [info] (8pm ~ Hot club jazz & swing band ~ £12/£10 conc ~ 01522 873 894) - LINCOLN DRILL HALL, FREESCHOOL LANE, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 1EY

HI-ON-MAIDEN [info] (Iron Maiden tribute) / FIREPOWER (Rock covers band from Grimsby) [info] (£6 adv £7 door ~ 0777 152 0374) - YARDBIRDS ROCK CLUB, CHURCH STREET, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN32 7DD

LIZ WALLACE & TARA LING [info] (8pm ~ Jazz Night & Easy Listening ~ Free entry donations welcome ~ 01790 752 936) - SPILSBY THEATRE, CHURCH STREET, SPILSBY, LINCS. PE23 5DY

LINCOLN FOLK CLUB (8-11pm ~ All acoustic ~ Performers £1.00 Non-performers £2.00 ~ For further details call Colin 01522 880968) - THE UNISON CLUB, BEAUMONT MANOR, BEAUMONT FEE, LINCOLN. LN1 1UL

KEL ELLIOT & HER THREE MAN ORCHESTRA [info] (7.30pm ~ Uplifting jazz influenced genre-leaping songs from rousing quartet led by sassy double bass playing singer songwriter ~ 01673 828 478) - Lincs Rural & Community Tour @ NETTLETON VILLAGE HALL, MOORTOWN ROAD, NETTLETON, LINCS. LN7 6AA

THE FINAL IDEA [info] (Rock & pop covers band from Sleaford ~ 01754 897 835) - WELLIES BAR, 16-17 GRAND PARADE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 2UG

NORTHERN SOUL / MOTOWN NIGHT (01472 693 601) - LINDEN HOMES CLUB, CLEE ROAD, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN32 8QL

BROOKS WILLIAMS [info] (USA) & THE LIGHNING EXPRESS featuring ANDY SEWARD [info] (bass) & KEITH ANGEL (percussion) / FLEETWOOD CAVE [info] (£9/£11 ~ 07939 148 603) - THE ROOTS MUSIC CLUB, UKRAINIAN CENTRE, 46 BECKETT ROAD, DONCASTER, DN2 4AD

CORAL SPRINGS (Pop punk band from Holland) [info] / THE SIKNOTES [info] / MÜG [info] / EAT DEFEAT [info] (01302 368 541) - THE WOOLPACK, 32 MARKET PLACE, DONCASTER, S. YORKS. DN1 1NE


SAT 25 FEB

MARTIN CARTHY & JOHN KIRKPATRICK [info] (8pm ~ Two of Britain's folk legends tour as a duo, Note change from usual venue ~ £12 ~ 01522 535 770) - FOLK IN THE CELLAR, Upstairs at THE ALIVE CENTRE, 22 NEWLAND (at bottom of Beaumont Fee), LINCOLN, LINCS. LN1 1XD

THE DOORS ALIVE [info] (£8 adv / £10 door ~ 0777 152 0374) - YARDBIRDS ROCK CLUB, CHURCH STREET, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN32 7DD

PLUMHALL [info] plus special guest JASMINE LINGARD [info] (7.30pm ~ Award winning Folk/Americana duo of Michelle Plum and Nick B Hall ~ £10 ~ 01790 752 936) - SPILSBY THEATRE, CHURCH STREET, SPILSBY, LINCS. PE23 5DY

KEL ELLIOT & HER THREE MAN ORCHESTRA [info] (7.30pm ~ Uplifting jazz influenced genre-leaping songs from rousing quartet led by sassy double bass playing singer songwriter ~ 01427 880 758) - Lincs Rural & Community Tour @ NORTH & SOUTH WHEATLEY VILLAGE HALL, STURTON RD, SOUTH WHEATLEY, RETFORD, NOTTS. DN22 9DL

DAVID GODFREY [info] (12 Noon - 2pm ~ Free entry ~ 01522 873 894) - CAFE BAR @ LINCOLN DRILL HALL, FREESCHOOL LANE, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 1EY

THE TAILFINS [info] (50s style Rock & Roll band ~ 01472 693 601) - LINDEN HOMES CLUB, CLEE ROAD, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN32 8QL

THE GAS BAND [info] (Grimsby Rock & pop covers show band ~ 01472 360 913) - CARR LANE SOCIAL CLUB, CARR LANE, GRIMSBY, N.E. LINCS. DN32 8JP

RELENTLESS (Rockabilly) [info] (Doors 7pm, music from 8.30pm ~ £10 ~ 07896 155 341) - VILLAGE HALL, ALLINGTON, nr GRANTHAM, LINCS.

STARK (Rock, indie & Ska ~ 01205 359 525) - BOSTON BOWL, ROCHFORD TOWER LANE, BOSTON, LINCS. PE21 9RH

BETTY SWOLLOX [info] (01733 270 283) - THORNEY EX-SERVICEMENS CLUB, 15 STATION RD, THORNEY, PETERBOROUGH, CAMBS. PE6 0QE

DESERT STAR [info] (duo from Nottinghamshire ~ 01623 431 952) - ROSE & CROWN, STONEYFORD ROAD, SUTTON IN ASHFIELD, NOTTS. NG17 2DX


SUN 26 FEB

CARA DILLON (trio) [info] (8pm ~ £20 ~ 01522 837 600) - LINCOLN PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE, BRAYFORD, LINCOLN. LN6 7TS

PAUL DICKINSON [info] & GRAHAM PRATT [info] (After first teaming up as resident duo at Swansea Uni in the late 60s, this will be Paul and Graham's first [and most likely last!] appearance together for something like 40 years! ~ 01472 753 862) - GRIMSBY FOLK CLUB @ SPIDERS WEB, CARR LANE, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN32 8LN

DAVE BRYAN [info] / DESERT STAR (duo from Nottinghamshire) [info] (2 - 6pm) - OLD LEAKE CMC, COMMUNITY CENTRE, FURLONGS LANE, OLD LEAKE, nr BOSTON, LINCS. PE22 9NX

ROVING CROWS [info] (07794 507 773) - Lincs Rural & Community Tour @ LANGRICK VILLAGE HALL, FERRY ROAD, LANGRICK, nr BOSTON, LINCS. PE22 7AN

4TH LABYRINTH [info] (Doors 3.30pm for 4pm ~ £5.00 ~ 01945 475 566) - ROCK & BLUES CLUB @ ELME HALL HOTEL, 69 ELM HIGH RD, WISBECH, CAMBS. PE14 0DQ


MON 27 FEB

STU PETERS BAND [info] (Doors 7.15pm, music 8.30pm ~ 01522 879 740) - SILVER STAR CMC, CASTLE WARD CLUB, KINGSLEY RD, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN1 3JN


TUE 28 FEB

DAVE LESLEY [info] (Doors 7.15pm for 8pm ~ Bar, Tea, Coffee, buffet, Dancing Line, couples and freestyle, Raffle ~ £3.50 ~ 01469 573 628) - THE MISSOURI RAIDERS CMC, SOLWAY CLUB, 68 KINGS RD, IMMINGHAM, NE LINCS. DN40 1AN