MAR 2017


WED 1 MAR

QUICKSILVER [info] (8.15pm ~ Hilary Spencer from Artisan / Grant Baynham as seen on TVs 'That's Life'show ~ £6.00 ~ tel 01406 381 339 for info re club) - SPALDING FOLK CLUB @ SOUTH HOLLAND CENTRE, MARKET PLACE, SPALDING, LINCS. PE11 1SS


THU 2 MAR

STEVE KNIGHTLEY [info] (£18 ~ 01623 870668 / 01623 794700) - FARNSFIELD ACOUSTIC, RAINWORTH VILLAGE HALL, KIRKLINGTON ROAD, RAINWORTH, NOTTS. NG21 0JY

EMILY MOULTON (Talented young singer songwriter from Hull ~ folk pop) [info] / BAD CHERRIES (Acoustic blues & country duo) [info] (01482 217 236) - DEEP SOUTH ACOUSTIC SESSIONS, HEAD OF STEAM, 10 KING ST, HULL, E. YORKS. HU1 2JJ


FRI 3 MAR

DANCE FOR KIDS ( STRUT )

FRI 3 MAR

Rock 'n' Soul night with AFTER DARK [info] and the SWEET SOUL SISTERS [info] (Tickets £12.50 each inc buffet, over 18s only ~ ticket only event, no pay on the door ~ tickets available from Kids Office 01522 542 937 or Club bar 01522 874 111) - LINCOLN MOORLANDS & RAILWAY SPORTS & SOCIAL CLUB, NEWARK ROAD, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN6 8RT

BLAZE BAYLEY [info] (Ex Iron Maiden) / ELECTRIC PRIESTESS [info] (£10 adv / £12 door ~ 0777 152 0374) - YARDBIRDS ROCK CLUB, CHURCH STREET, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN32 7DD

NO FRILLS CEILIDH (Live band, non-stop dancing, Bring your own drinks ~ 01775 723 026) - ST MARY'S CHURCH HALL, ROSE LANE, PINCHBECK, SPALDING, LINCS. PE11 3RN

VICKI SWAN & JONNY DYER [info] (8pm ~ Smörgåsballad, a miscellany of beautiful folk songs & storytelling from the land of the midnight sun, with traditional Swedish intrumentation ~ 01778 560 417) - Lincs Rural & Community Tour @ VILLAGE HALL, MAIN ST, BRACEBOROUGH, LINCS. PE9 4NT

REDBOOT [info] (Rockabilly ~ 01754 897 835) - WELLIES BAR, 16-17 GRAND PARADE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 2UG

ARCHIE FISHER [info] + PETE DAVIES [info] (£8/£10 ~ 07939 148 603) - THE ROOTS MUSIC CLUB, UKRAINIAN CENTRE, 46 BECKETT ROAD, DONCASTER, DN2 4AD

CHRIS HARRIS [info] (7.30pm ~ live country music plus line dancing, raffle etc ~ £6.00 ~ 07506 724 567) - JJs CMC, MANSFIELD WOODHOUSE EX SERVICEMAN'S CLUB, SLANT LANE, MANSFIELD WOODHOUSE, NOTTS. NG19 8ES

MONSOON (01302 868 775) - ROSSINGTON LABOUR CLUB, GATTISON LANE, ROSSINGTON, DONCASTER, SOUTH YORKSHIRE. DN11 0NR


SAT 4 MAR

LTH Live presents STEVE NIMMO TRIO [info] / RED BUTLER [info] (Doors 7pm for 7.30pm start ~ two top British blues bands ~ £10 adv ~ 01507 354 336) - LOUTH TOWN HALL, EASTGATE, LOUTH, LINCS. LN11 9 NH

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

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

JOHNNY MARKS [info] / BLAKE & BRAZIL (Country & Irish duo) (7pm ~ £7.00 / Children 12 & under free ~ Info Ern tel 01205 722 348) - SILVER SPUR CMC, COMMUNITY CENTRE, HUBBERT'S BRIDGE, nr BOSTON, LINCS.

NIGEL SLATER [info] - BOURNE TO DANCE, BOURNE ACADEMY, EDINBURGH CRESCENT, BOURNE, LINCS. PE10 9DT


SUN 5 MAR

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

LINCOLNSHIRE FOLK SPRING EVENT

SUN 5 MAR 2017

LINCOLNSHIRE FOLK present various singers/musicians/dancers/poets etc (2-5.30pm ~ for further info or book spot tel 01427 838726) - GEORGE HOTEL, LEADENHAM, LINCS. LN5 0PN

SINFONIA VIVA present 'Echoes of Spring' [info] (3pm ~ Programme incl Telemann / Mozart / Haydn ~ £16/£14 conc/£8 students ~ 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


MON 6 MAR

AMERICAN ROUTES [info] (Doors 7.15pm, music 8.30pm ~ Country trio featuring Brian & Irene Hume who are also members of Prelude who had a hit record with 'After The Goldrush' in the 70s! Also Chris Ringer on bass worked with the NE band until 2010 ~ 01522 879 740) - SILVER STAR CMC, CASTLE WARD CLUB, KINGSLEY RD, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN1 3JN

WARREN DEWITT [info] - THE BUTCHERS NOOK C.M.C, WELDON RD, HEMSWELL, LINCS. DN21 5UG

DANA DIXON BAND [info] (One of Britain's top female blues vocalists / harmonica players performing in the Theatre Royal's Dress Circle Foyer / bar ~ £10 ~ 0115 989 5555) - THE THIRD STAGE @ ROYAL CONCERT HALL, THEATRE SQUARE, NOTTINGHAM, NOTTS. NG1 5ND

BLUE GENES [info] (01302 868 775) - ROSSINGTON LABOUR CLUB, GATTISON LANE, ROSSINGTON, DONCASTER, SOUTH YORKSHIRE. DN11 0NR


TUE 7 MAR

THE STRANGLERS [info] (0844 888 8766) - THE ENGINE SHED, UNIVERSITY OF LINCOLN, BRAYFORD POOL, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN6 7TS

CAITLIN KOCH (Nashville Artist) [info] / KRIS BARRAS BAND (Blues) [info] / DEVON MAYSON (Contemporary Country) [info] (0777 152 0374) - YARDBIRDS ROCK CLUB, CHURCH STREET, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN32 7DD

LICMF Lunchtime concert featuring AURIOL EVANS (Cello) and CHRISTINE ZERAFA (Piano) [info] (1pm ~ £7.00 adv / £8.00 on the day ~ 01522 873 894) - LINCOLN DRILL HALL, FREESCHOOL LANE, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 1EY

STEVE CHASE [info] (01469 573 628) - THE MISSOURI RAIDERS CMC, SOLWAY CLUB, 68 KINGS RD, IMMINGHAM, NE LINCS. DN40 1AN


WED 8 MAR

WARREN DEWITT [info] (8.30pm in Jubilee bar ~ Country singer ~ 01754 763 376) - GROSVENOR HOUSE HOTEL, 1 NORTH PARADE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 2TE


THU 9 MAR

JIM WORTON [info] (7.45pm - 10.30pm ~ info 01354 610 126) - COUNTRY REBELS, RUNCTON HOLME SOCIAL CLUB, SCHOOL ROAD, RUNCTON HOLME, NORFOLK. PE33 0AQ


FRI 10 MAR

MIKE TRAMP (White Lion) [info] (full band show ~ £10 adv / £12 door ~ 0777 152 0374) - YARDBIRDS ROCK CLUB, CHURCH STREET, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN32 7DD

LINCOLN FOLK CLUB guest CAROLAN'S CAP (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 BROONZIES [info] (7.30pm ~ 'North East to Wild West', the folk supergroup featuring Roger Wilson, Ian Thompson, Maggie Holland, Jez Lowe and Chris Parkinson playing rootsy folk steeped in old time Americana ~ 07792 970 841) - NORTH MUSKHAM RURAL COMMUNITY CENTRE, NELSON LANE, NORTH MUSKHAM, NEWARK, NOTTS. NG23 6HL

MIRANDA SYKES AND REX PRESTON [info] (£8/£10 ~ 07939 148 603) - THE ROOTS MUSIC CLUB, UKRAINIAN CENTRE, 46, BECKETT ROAD, DONCASTER, DN2 4AD

LIANNE RIVERS BAND [info] (01302 868 775) - ROSSINGTON LABOUR CLUB, GATTISON LANE, ROSSINGTON, DONCASTER, SOUTH YORKSHIRE. DN11 0NR


SAT 11 MAR

BEN PORTSMOUTH presents 'TAKING CARE OF ELVIS' [info] (7.30pm ~ Elvis tribute artist with 10 piece band ~ £26 ~ 0844 871 3016) - GRIMSBY AUDITORIUM, CROMWELL ROAD, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN31 2BH

'SWING INTO SPRING' with STEVE WALKER'S BIG SWING BAND [info] (7.30pm ~ 17 pce band fronted by star trumpeter ~ £15.00 ~ 01522 883 311) - TERRY O'TOOLE THEATRE, NK CENTRE, MOOR LANE, NORTH HYKEHAM, LINCS. LN6 9AX

BRINKHILL BLUES BAND [info] (8.30 pm. Free admission ~ 01507 606 568) - THE WOOLPACK, 14 RIVERHEAD ROAD, LOUTH LN11 0DA

RELENTLESS (Rockabilly) [info] (01522 537 108) - ADAM & EVE, 25 LINDUM ROAD, LINCOLN, LN2 1NT

BETWEEN THE LINES [info] (Doors 7.30pm ~ Theatre fundraiser concert in the Bar ~ An evening of great original folk songs from the BBC radio "Song for Lincolnshire" finalists ~ suggested donation £5.00 ~ 01790 752 936) - SPILSBY THEATRE, CHURCH STREET, SPILSBY, LINCS. PE23 5DY

BONAFIDE [info] / TEQUILA MOCKINGBYRD (female rock trio) [info] / KILLER BEE (Swedish rock band) [info] (£8 adv / £10 door ~ 0777 152 0374) - YARDBIRDS ROCK CLUB, CHURCH STREET, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN32 7DD

BILLY CURTIS [info] (01205 366 810) - BRIJAN CMC, VILLAGE HALL, FRITHVILLE ROAD, SIBSEY, nr BOSTON, LINCS. PE22 0SR

VIP RECORD FAIRS VINYLMANIA [info] (10am to 3.30pm ~ £3.00) - THE LEVEL, TRENT UNI, SKAKESPEARE STREET, NOTTINGHAM, NOTTS. NG1 4GH


SUN 12 MAR

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

KRIS DREVER [info] (8pm ~ £14 / £12 conc ~ 01522 837 600) - LINCOLN PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE, BRAYFORD, LINCOLN. LN6 7TS

CLAUDE BOURBON [info] (Doors 4.30pm for 5pm ~ £8.00 + booking fee from wegottickets / 01302 376436) - DONCASTER BREWERY TAP, 7 YOUNG STREET, DONCASTER, SOUTH YORKS. DN1 3EL

BILLY CURTIS [info] (01485 542 984) - SNETTISHAM CMC, MEMORIAL HALL, OLD CHURCH RD, SNETTISHAM, KINGS LYNN, NORFOLK. PE31 7NA

PHIL & KENT [info] (0115 9120735) - FRED'S PLACE COUNTRY MUSIC CLUB @ MAPPERLEY PLAINS SOCIAL CLUB, PLAINS ROAD, NOTTINGHAM, NOTTS. NG3 5RH.


MON 13 MAR

KING BISCUIT BOYS [info] (8.15pm ~ club info 01205 358 783 / venue 01205 361 116) - BOSTON FOLK CLUB @ THE EAGLE, 144 WEST STREET, BOSTON, LINCS. PE21 8RE

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

LUCY SPAGGAN [info] (Discovered on 2012 X factor, Lucy describes her cross-border sound as AFLOP; the melodic middle ground where pop and acoustic folk meet ~ £14.50 ~ 01482 221 113) - THE WELLY, 105 - 107 BEVERLEY ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE. HU3 1TS

BRIAN'S COUNTRY [info] (01302 868 775) - ROSSINGTON LABOUR CLUB, GATTISON LANE, ROSSINGTON, DONCASTER, SOUTH YORKSHIRE. DN11 0NR


TUE 14 MAR

CHRIS HARRIS [info] (01469 573 628) - THE MISSOURI RAIDERS CMC, SOLWAY CLUB, 68 KINGS RD, IMMINGHAM, NE LINCS. DN40 1AN

GREG COULSON BAND [info] (07770 226 926) - RUNNING HORSE, 16 ALFRETON ROAD, NOTTINGHAM, NOTTS. NG7 3NG

VIN GARBUTT [info] (01234 376 278) - ST NEOTS FOLK CLUB, THE PRIORY CENTRE, PRIORY LANE, ST NEOTS, CAMBS. PE19 2BH


WED 15 MAR

EVONNE RIVERS [info] (8.30pm in Jubilee bar ~ Country singer ~ 01754 763 376) - GROSVENOR HOUSE HOTEL, 1 NORTH PARADE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 2TE


FRI 17 MAR

STEVE KNIGHTLEY [info] (8pm ~ £18 ~ 01775 764 777) - SOUTH HOLLAND CENTRE, MARKET PLACE, SPALDING, LINCS. PE11 1SS

CALLAGHAN [info] (01652 649 230) - TOWN HALL LIVE @ DIAMOND JUBILEE TOWN HALL, MARKET SQUARE, KIRTON IN LINDSEY, N. LINCS. DN21 4LZ

JULIAN SIEGAL JAZZ ORCHESTRA [info] (7.30pm ~ 19 pce all-star jazz orchestra ~ £15 / Conc £13 / U16s £7.50 Jazzpac £13 & £11 ~ 01522 883 311) - TERRY O'TOOLE THEATRE, NK CENTRE, MOOR LANE, NORTH HYKEHAM, LINCS. LN6 9AX

BRINKHILL BLUES BAND [info] (8.30 pm. Free admission ~ 01469 560 666) - THE OLDE FARMHOUSE INN, STALLINGBOROUGH ROAD, LITTLE LONDON, GRIMSBY DN41 9BP

THE RAMONAS (female tribute to The Ramones) [info] / CRIMINAL MIND [info] (£9 adv / £11 door ~ 0777 152 0374) - YARDBIRDS ROCK CLUB, CHURCH STREET, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN32 7DD

HACKNEY COLLIERY BAND [info] (8pm ~ 9 piece outfit bringing UK colliery brass bang up to date! ~ £18 adv / £20 on the door ~ 01522 873 894) - LINCOLN DRILL HALL, FREESCHOOL LANE, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 1EY

The Lincolnshire Folk Sessions present STUMMIN' STEVE JACKSON [info] / HOMITY [info] / CAROLAN'S CAP (7.30 - 9.30pm ~ £3.50 ~ info email / tel 01507 578 695) - ST MARGARET'S CHURCH, CHURCH LANE, HEMINGBY, LINCS. LN9 5QF

GREAT HALE LINE DANCE NIGHT with TEXAS TORNADOS [info] - HALE MAGNA VILLAGE HALL, LITTLE HALE ROAD, GREAT SLEAFORD, LINCS. NG34 9LH

STEVE CARMEL (8.30pm in Jubilee bar ~ 50-60s, RnR & country singer ~ 01754 763 376) - GROSVENOR HOUSE HOTEL, 1 NORTH PARADE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 2TE

THE KILBURNS [info] (Music with an Irish flavour for St Patrick's Night / Irish Stew with soda bread + pint of guinness £10 ~ 01400 279 356) - JOINERS ARMS, 21 HIGH ST, WELBOURN, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN5 0NH

BRONWYNNE BRENT TRIO [info] (£10/£12 ~ 07939 148 603) - THE ROOTS MUSIC CLUB, UKRAINIAN CENTRE, 46, BECKETT ROAD, DONCASTER, DN2 4AD

BETCHA BY GOLLY WOW (Soul/Motown band ~ 01302 868 775) - ROSSINGTON LABOUR CLUB, GATTISON LANE, ROSSINGTON, DONCASTER, SOUTH YORKSHIRE. DN11 0NR


SAT 18 MAR

THE MANFREDS [info] (7.30pm ~ Makin' Tracks Tour ~ £22.50 / Children: £10.00 ~ 0845 674 0505) - EMBASSY THEATRE, GRAND PARADE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 2UG

LINCOLN SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA (7.30pm ~ Spring concert incl Verdi, Korngold, Albinoni & Tchaikovsky ~ £14.00 / £12.00 conc on the door / £7.00 under 16s ~ 01522 873 894) - LINCOLN DRILL HALL, FREESCHOOL LANE, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 1EY

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

THE SENSATIONAL 60s EXPERIENCE [info] featuring CHRIS FARLOWE [info] / HERMAN'S HERMITS [info] / THE SWINGING BLUE JEANS [info] / THE FORTUNES [info] / THE IVY LEAGUE [info] / NEW AMEN CORNER [info] (7.30pm ~ £29.50 / £27.50 children/students ~ 0844 871 3016) - GRIMSBY AUDITORIUM, CROMWELL ROAD, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN31 2BH

JET [info] (01205 480 395) - RED LION, CHURCH ROAD, STICKFORD, LINCS. PE22 8EP

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

NIGEL SLATER [info] (01406 350 732) - SUTTON STREAMLINERS, HOLBEACH COUNTRY CLUB, FISHPOND LANE, HOLBEACH, LINCS. PE12 7DQ

NORTHERN SOUL & MOTOWN NIGHT (Doors 7.30pm ~ Vinyl Only ~ Louth Northern Soul & Tamla Motown Collective with DJs Dancing Dickie, Gaz Simpson & Mr Original (Pete Swift) ~ £3.00 ~ Special room rates available ~ call Reception for details 01507 441 334) - GRANGE & LINKS, SEA LANE, SANDILANDS, SUTTON ON SEA, LINCS. LN122RA


SUN 19 MAR

TOMMY ALLEN'S TRAFFICKER [info] (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

FOOLS GOLD [info] (0115 9120735) - FRED'S PLACE COUNTRY MUSIC CLUB @ MAPPERLEY PLAINS SOCIAL CLUB, PLAINS ROAD, NOTTINGHAM, NOTTS. NG3 5RH.


MON 20 MAR

ELECTRIC STRAWBS [info] (7.30pm ~ £20 / £18 conc ~ 01476 406 158) - GUILDHALL ARTS CENTRE, ST PETER'S HILL, GRANTHAM, LINCS. NG31 6PZ

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

McKENZIE DUO [info] (01302 868 775) - ROSSINGTON LABOUR CLUB, GATTISON LANE, ROSSINGTON, DONCASTER, SOUTH YORKSHIRE. DN11 0NR


TUE 21 MAR

DARREN JONES [info] (01469 573 628) - THE MISSOURI RAIDERS CMC, SOLWAY CLUB, 68 KINGS RD, IMMINGHAM, NE LINCS. DN40 1AN


THEATRE PRODUCTION

RUNS WED 22 - SAT 25 MAR

ST NICHOLAS PLAYERS present 'ONE MAN, TWO GUVNORS' [info] with guest appearance by Jet Skiffle & Blues Band [info] (7.30pm ~ £12 / £10 Over 60s, under 16s, disabled and companion / Groups of 10+ £9.00 per ticket ~ 01775 764 777) - SOUTH HOLLAND CENTRE, MARKET PLACE, SPALDING, LINCS. PE11 1SS

WED 22 MAR

RAY PETERS BAND (Trio) [info] - GRIMSBY CMC, THE NEW STANDARD CLUB, FRESHNEY DRIVE, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN31 1XE

WARREN DEWITT [info] (8.30pm in Jubilee bar ~ Country singer ~ 01754 763 376) - GROSVENOR HOUSE HOTEL, 1 NORTH PARADE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 2TE


THU 23 MAR

GEORGIE FAME [info] (7.30pm ~ £22 / £20 conc ~ 01476 406 158) - GUILDHALL ARTS CENTRE, ST PETER'S HILL, GRANTHAM, LINCS. NG31 6PZ

DUNCAN REID and the BIGHEADS (heavy melodic punk band fronted by ex-The Boys singer/bassist) [info] / THE F*CKWITS [info] / SUBURBAN TOYS (new wave of ska punk) [info] (£8 adv £10 door ~ 0777 152 0374) - YARDBIRDS ROCK CLUB, CHURCH STREET, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN32 7DD


FRI 24 MAR

CAROLANN B [info] (01924 892 737) - BRIGG CMC, THE BRIG (Ex Lee Brig), 1 ST MARYS ROAD, NORMANTON, N LINCS. WF6 2JH

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

EMMA BALLENTINE [info] / SOPHIA WOODCRAFT [info] / CAROLINE CAKEBREAD [info] (Doors 7.30pm for 8pm ~ BBC Introducing artist Emma's songs have been played on BBC Radio 2 and BBC 6 Music + support from 2 talented local musicians ~ event supported by TestLincs ~ £10 ~ 01790 752 936) - SPILSBY THEATRE, CHURCH STREET, SPILSBY, LINCS. PE23 5DY

HOLY MOLY & THE CRACKERS [info] (01790 754 020) - Lincs Rural & Community Tour @ VILLAGE HALL, EASTVILLE RD, TOYNTON ALL SAINTS, LINCS. PE23 5AJ

STIPE (R.E.M tribute) [info] / THE OCEAN HOUNDS (80's Lincoln Alt folk/rock/Americana band reformed in the 21st century) [info] (£9 adv / £10 door ~ 0777 152 0374) - YARDBIRDS ROCK CLUB, CHURCH STREET, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN32 7DD

CILLA AND THE SHADES OF THE 60s [info] (7.30pm ~ Stunning and elegant review of the life of Cilla Black ~ £20 / £18 conc ~ 0844 871 3016) - GRIMSBY AUDITORIUM, CROMWELL ROAD, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN31 2BH

JUST 4 KICKS [info] (01754 897 835) - WELLIES BAR, 16-17 GRAND PARADE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 2UG

Live Music Friday featuring THE BARFLIES [info] 01507 441 334) - GRANGE & LINKS, SEA LANE, SANDILANDS, SUTTON ON SEA, LINCS. LN122RA

PEARL'S CAB RIDE [info] (The Beatroot Collective host Funky Friday ~ 07849 518 987) - MOON ON THE WATER, 203 NORTH PROMENADE, CLEETHORPES, NE LINCS, DN35 8SJ.

THE MANFREDS [info] (01302 303 959) - CAST, WATERDALE, DONCASTER, SOUTH YORKS. DN1 3BU

JONNY WILLIAMS & LYNNETTE MARIE [info] (01302 812 612) - SCAWTHORPE SOCIAL CLUB, ESKDALE DRIVE, DONCASTER, S YORKS. DN5 9NT

KEZIA GILL [info] (01623 702 550) - TRIPLE S CLUB, MANSFIELD ROAD, SKEGBY, SUTTON IN ASHFIELD, NOTTS. NG17 3EF

CK2 (male/female duo ~ 01302 868 775) - ROSSINGTON LABOUR CLUB, GATTISON LANE, ROSSINGTON, DONCASTER, SOUTH YORKSHIRE. DN11 0NR


SAT 25 MAR

WILLE & THE BANDITS [info] (Top blues rock trio ~ 01472 354 499) - THE MATRIX CLUB, 29A BETHLEHEM ST, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN31 1JN

HOT CLUB OF LINCOLN [info] featuring MOLLY AMOUR [info] (Doors 7.30pm for 8pm ~ An evening with Lincoln's finest gypsy jazz collective, proudly serving the legacy of the great Django Reinhardt. Hot sizzling jazz from the Swing era and beyond In the bar ~ Free Entry - Suggested Donation £10 ~ 01790 752 936) - SPILSBY THEATRE, CHURCH STREET, SPILSBY, LINCS. PE23 5DY

A COUNTRY NIGHT IN NASHVILLE starring DOMINIC HALPIN & THE HURRICANES with SHELLY QUARMBY [info] (7.30pm ~ A celebration of country music's greatest hits ~ £22.00 / Child £10.00 ~ 0845 674 0505) - EMBASSY THEATRE, GRAND PARADE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 2UG

THE JAMES BROTHERS [info] (8pm ~ Jamie McClennan & James Fagan playing Antipodean roots music ~ £13/£15 ~ 01652 660 380) - ROPERY HALL @ THE ROPEWALK, MALTKILN LANE, BARTON UPON HUMBER, NE LINCS. DN18 5JT

HOTTER THAN HELL (Kiss tribute) [info] (£6 adv / £8 door ~ 0777 152 0374) - YARDBIRDS ROCK CLUB, CHURCH STREET, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN32 7DD

ELECTRIC PRIESTESS [info] / DAN HICKIN with LOOP CYCLE [info] (Rock night featuring 5 piece Trad Doom, Hard Rock band with hints of Stoner/Desert Rock & Hybrid Fusion from Dan Hickin aka Loop Cycle ~ 07849 518 987) - MOON ON THE WATER, 203 NORTH PROMENADE, CLEETHORPES, NE LINCS, DN35 8SJ

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


SUN 26 MAR

SOFT SHOE SAM [info] (4-6pm ~ 07849 518 987) - MOON ON THE WATER, 203 NORTH PROMENADE, CLEETHORPES, NE LINCS, DN35 8SJ

HOLY MOLY & THE CRACKERS [info] (7.30pm ~ Adults £10 Family £25 U18 £6.50 ~ 01476 585 739) - VILLAGE HALL, BRACEBY RD, ROPSLEY, nr GRANTHAM, LINCS. NG33 4BN

PAT JORDON & FINIANS RAINBOW [info] / JACK OF DIAMONDS (Lincolnshire duo playing a mix of country / easy listening 30s to 60s) (2pm ~ £7.00 incl tea & refreshments ~ 01205 870 983 / 01205 363 757 / 01205 871 490) - OLD LEAKE CMC, COMMUNITY CENTRE, FURLONGS LANE, OLD LEAKE, nr BOSTON, LINCS. PE22 9NX

SPOTLIGHT NIGHT (Featuring Arthur Knevett, Eddie Weeks, Chris Moss, Roger Beard, Ian & Michelle ~ £2.00 ~ 01472 753 862) - GRIMSBY FOLK CLUB @ SPIDERS WEB, CARR LANE, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN32 8LN

HOT CLUB OF LINCOLN [info] featuring MOLLY AMOUR [info] (12 noon - 3pm ~ Mothers Day Jazz Lunch ~ limited availability booking advised ~ tel 01507 441 334) - GRANGE & LINKS, SEA LANE, SANDILANDS, SUTTON ON SEA, LINCS. LN122RA

BLAKE [info] (7.30pm ~ British hamony trio ~ £22 ~ 0844 871 3016) - GRIMSBY AUDITORIUM, CROMWELL ROAD, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN31 2BH

GEOFF ACHISON & THE UK SOULDIGGERS [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

JIM WORTON [info] (Long standing Country artist ~ 01760 721 032 / 01553 81084) - PEDDLERS CMC, CONSERVATIVE CLUB, 23 LONDON RD, SWAFFHAM, NORFOLK. PE37 7DD

FRANK JANSEN BAND [info] + JOHN ASTON [info] (0115 9120735) - FRED'S PLACE COUNTRY MUSIC CLUB @ MAPPERLEY PLAINS SOCIAL CLUB, PLAINS ROAD, NOTTINGHAM, NOTTS. NG3 5RH.


MON 27 MAR

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

JOHN DOHERTY [info] (01427 668 348) - THE BUTCHER NOOK C.M.C, 2 DAWNHILL LANE, HEMSWELL, LINCS. DN21 5UH

NICKY JAMES DUO [info] (01302 868 775) - ROSSINGTON LABOUR CLUB, GATTISON LANE, ROSSINGTON, DONCASTER, SOUTH YORKSHIRE. DN11 0NR


TUE 28 MAR

STEVE HANKS [info] (01469 573 628) - THE MISSOURI RAIDERS CMC, SOLWAY CLUB, 68 KINGS RD, IMMINGHAM, NE LINCS. DN40 1AN


THU 30 MAR

PHIL HARE [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

HANDS OFF GRETEL [info] / NOUR [info] / SEE YOU IN TIJUANA [info] (£5 adv / £8 door ~ 0777 152 0374) - YARDBIRDS ROCK CLUB, CHURCH STREET, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN32 7DD


FRI 31 MAR

RAG MAMA RAG [info] (01205 722 013) - Lincs Rural & Community Tour @ VILLAGE HALL, MIDDLEGATE RD, FRAMPTON, LINCS. PE20 1AR

FOUR FIGHTERS (Foo Fighters) [info] / HUMBER THE BRIDGE (Chili Peppers) [info] (£6 adv £7 door ~ 0777 152 0374) - YARDBIRDS ROCK CLUB, CHURCH STREET, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN32 7DD

SAX WORKS (Doors 7.30pm for 8pm ~ Saxophone quartet ~ Free Entry - Donations welcome ~ 01790 752 936) - SPILSBY THEATRE, CHURCH STREET, SPILSBY, LINCS. PE23 5DY

GEOFF ACHISON & THE UK SOULDIGGERS [info] (01572 770 065) - THE GRAINSTORE BREWERY, STATION APPROACH, OAKHAM, RUTLAND. LE15 6RE

BROOKS WILLIAMS [info] (8.30pm ~ £7.00 adv / £8.00 otd subject to availability ~ Chris 01949 875 685 / Dave 01949 875 766) - BINGHAM FOLK CLUB @ BINGHAM TOWN PAVILION, BRENDON GROVE, BINGHAM, NOTTS. NG13 8TN

BANTER BAND [info] (8-11pm ~ Playing for The Final Fling at Retford, raising funds for the Muddy Fork charity providing gardening and conservation experiences for those with mental health challenge at Idle Valley Wildlife centre ~ No bar, so BYOB and nibbles, tea/coffee and snacks available ~ £5 / free entry U16s ~ Contact email retford.ceilidh@virginmedia.com / tel Kathy 01777 706 880 / 07745 811 172) - RETFORD CEILIDHS @ VILLAGE HALL, CLARBOROUGH, nr RETFORD, NOTTS. DN22 9LN

KING SIZE VOODOO TRAVELLER [info] (£8/£10 ~ 07939 148 603) ) - THE ROOTS MUSIC CLUB, UKRAINIAN CENTRE, 45, BECKETT ROAD, DONCASTER, DN2 4AD

ADRENALIN BROTHERS (Band ~ 01302 868 775) - ROSSINGTON LABOUR CLUB, GATTISON LANE, ROSSINGTON, DONCASTER, SOUTH YORKSHIRE. DN11 0NR