MAY 2017

See below for gigs (Please check with venues before travelling)

Link for Regular sessions open mic nights


MON 1 MAY

BEER & SAUSAGE FESTIVAL

MON 1 MAY

BANJO BOB [info] (11.30 am - 4pm ~ free admission ~ 01754 882 009) - BATEMANS VISITOR CENTRE, MILL LANE, WAINFLEET, LINCS. PE24 4JE

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WED 3 MAY

MIRANDA SYKES [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

JONNY WILLIAMS & LYNNETTE MARIE [info] GRIMSBY CMC, THE NEW STANDARD CLUB, FRESHNEY DRIVE, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN31 1XE

HAYSEED DIXIE [info] (Bluesgrass meets rock = Rockgrass! ~ £17.50 ~ 01482 221 113) - THE WELLY, 105 - 107 BEVERLEY ROAD, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE. HU3 1TS


THU 4 MAY

NIGEL & TERI [info] (8.30pm ~ 01507 533 255) - WHITE HART, EAST ROAD, TETFORD, HORNCASTLE, LINCS. LN9 6QQ

MERLIN'S KEEP [info] (Train departs Sleaford Station at 6.55pm; Heckington 7.02pm; Boston 7.21pm for travel to Batemans Brewery, returning train from Wainfleet at 9.08pm to arrive back in Boston at 9.35pm; Heckington 9.51pm and Sleaford at 10.00pm ~Group Save tickets available) - POACHER LINE MUSIC TRAIN, SLEAFORD to BATEMAN'S BREWERY, WAINFLEET. Return.


THE LINCOLNSHIRE JAZZ WEEK 2017

FRI 5 MAY - SAT 13 MAY

Various Artists - Various Venues (see daily listings for further details)

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FRI 5 MAY

WALTER TROUT [info] (Doors 7pm ~ entry all ages, U14 accompanied by an adult ~ £25 ~ 0844 888 8766) - THE ENGINE SHED, UNIVERSITY OF LINCOLN, BRAYFORD POOL, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN6 7TS

EDDI READER [info] + Special guest ADAM HOLMES [info] (01522 873 894) - LINCOLN DRILL HALL, FREESCHOOL LANE, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 1EY

OLD DOG JACKSON [info] (9.15pm ~ 01526 832 270) - BLACK BULL, 10 RECTORY ROAD, RUSKINGTON, LINCS. NG34 9AB

TANIA OPLAND & MIKE FREEMAN [info] / SALLY IRONMONGER [info] (doors 7.30pm for 8pm ~ £10 ~ email / tel 01522 535 770) - FALDINGWORTH LIVE, MEMORIAL HALL, FALDINGWORTH, LINCS. LN8 3SE

THE LINCOLNSHIRE JAZZ WEEK 2017

FRI 5 MAY

Lincolnshire Jazz Week featuring JEAN TOUSSAINT [info] with THE LPAC HOUSE BAND (5-7pm ~ free event ~ 01522 837 600) - ZING BAR @ LINCOLN PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE, BRAYFORD, LINCOLN. LN6 7TS

Lincolnshire Jazz Week featuring JULIE EDWARDS with THE KEVIN DEARDEN QUARTET [info] (7.30pm ~ £10 adv / £11 otd / U18s £3 ~ 01673 838 718) - TENNYSON D'EYNCOURT MEMORIAL HALL, BECK HILL, TEALBY, LINCS. LN8 3XS

BRIGG LIVE ARTS FESTIVAL

FRI 5 MAY

BRIGG LIVE ARTS FESTIVAL present FOLK ROUND ERE - THE SHOW [info] (8pm ~ The first ever performance of community show put together by North Lincolnshire folk singers and musicians celebrating the farming year through music, dance and song. Around 30 performers are involved in the production which uses North Lincolnshire folk songs and local history to tell the story of how rural life was ruled by the seasons ~ £8.00 / U14s £5.00 ~ Brigg TIC 01652 657 053 or 01652 653217 or 07704 666916) - LOWER SCHOOL HALL @ SIR JOHN NELTHORPE SCHOOL, WRAWBY ROAD, BRIGG, N. LINCS. DN20 8DS


SAT 6 MAY

SHAKIN' STEVENS (Echoes of Our Times Tour) [info] / TEN MILLENNIA [info] (Support act 7.30pm / main act 8pm ~ £35 and £22.50 plus booking fee ~ 0844 854 2776) - BATHS HALL, 59 DONCASTER ROAD, SCUNTHORPE, NE LINCS. DN15 7RG

DANCING QUEEN 'THE CONCERT' [info] (7.30pm ~ Songs from ABBA, Grease and the 70s ~ £23.50 /over 60s £22.50 / Child £12.00 ~ 0845 674 0505) - EMBASSY THEATRE, GRAND PARADE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 2UG

OLD DOG JACKSON [info] (8.30 pm ~ 01529 421 921) - THE BRASS WINDMILL, 2 THE GREEN, HELPRINGHAM, SLEAFORD, LINCS. NG34 0RJ

BOB FOX [info] (7.30pm ~ Warhorse in song ~ Ages 14+ ~ 07792 970 841) - NORTH MUSKHAM RURAL COMMUNITY CENTRE, NELSON LANE, NORTH MUSKHAM, NEWARK, NOTTS. NG23 6HL

THE REMI HARRIS PROJECT [info] (7.30pm ~ "One of the most exciting young guitarists in the gypsy jazz world" [Martin Taylor] ~ £10 ~ 01507 568 651) - VILLAGE HALL, MAREHAM LE FEN, BOSTON, LINCS. PE22 7RL

BRIGG LIVE ARTS FESTIVAL

SAT 6 MAY

BRIGG LIVE ARTS FESTIVAL present MARTYN WYNDHAM READ [info] (12 Noon ~ £5 adv, or entry otd ~ Brigg TIC 01652 657 053 or 01652 653217) - ST JOHN'S CHURCH HALL, BIGBY ST, BRIGG, N LINCS. DN20 8ED

BRIGG LIVE ARTS FESTIVAL present GILMORE ROBERTS [info] (7.30pm ~ £10 adv / £12 otd ~ Brigg TIC 01652 657 053 or 01652 653217) - ST JOHN'S CHURCH HALL, BRIGG, N LINCS.

CLEAR CUT [info] -(01205 722 345) - SILVER SPUR CMC, COMMUNITY CENTRE, HUBBERT'S BRIDGE, nr BOSTON, LINCS.

THE LINCOLNSHIRE JAZZ WEEK 2017

SAT 6 MAY

SHANNON REILLY [info] / PAT McCARTHY TRIO [info] + THOM WHITWORTH [info] (7.30pm ~ £13 adv / £15 otd ~ 07752 246 255) - DIAMOND JUBILEE TOWN HALL, MARKET SQUARE, KIRTON IN LINDSEY, N. LINCS. DN21 4LZ

CLAIRE MARTIN & HER TRIO [info] (7.30pm ~ £18 ~ 01522 837 600) - LINCOLN PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE, BRAYFORD, LINCOLN. LN6 7TS

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


SUN 7 MAY

KATHRYN ROBERTS & SEAN LAKEMAN[info] (8pm ~ £14 / £12 conc ~ 01522 837 600) - LINCOLN PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE, BRAYFORD, LINCOLN. LN6 7TS

ROADHOUSE [info] (4-6pm ~ £8.00 tbc ~ 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

THE LINCOLNSHIRE JAZZ WEEK 2017

SUN 7 MAY

JAZZ EUCHARIST featuring THE CHRIS INGHAM QUARTET [info] (10.30am ~ free entry) - LINCOLN CATHEDRAL, LINCOLN, LINCS.

CHRIS INGHAM QUARTET [info] (Food from 7pm/Music from 8pm ~ £10 / U16s free ~ 01522 550 987) - STOKES CAFE @ THE COLLECTION, DANES TERRACE, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 1LP

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DOMINIC KIRWAN [info] with LISA STANLEY[info] (7.30pm ~ ~ £23.50 / Child £12.00 ~ 0845 674 0505) - EMBASSY THEATRE, GRAND PARADE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 2UG


MON 8 MAY

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

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


TUE 9 MAY

THE LINCOLNSHIRE JAZZ WEEK 2017

TUE 9 MAY

MANIERE DES BOHEMIENS [info] (Food from 7.30pm / Music from 8.30pm ~ £8.00 ~ 0795 665 3156) - CAFE PORTICO, THE TERRACE, GRANTHAM ST, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 1BD

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

KATHRYN ROBERTS & SEAN LAKEMAN[info] (01234 376 278) - ST NEOTS FOLK CLUB, THE PRIORY CENTRE, PRIORY LANE, ST NEOTS, CAMBS. PE19 2BH


WED 10 MAY

HOWDEN JONES [info] [Singer Songwriters based in the North West performing in a family friendly concert, a mix of songs tunes and stories, Kate and Paul have played together since 1999, they play guitar, mandolin, fiddle, banjo and bodhran] = (7pm for 7.30pm show - £8.00 adults / Children under 16 free - Some tickets available on the door, Bar Raffle refreshments hot and cold drinks) - DUNSTON VILLAGE HALL, THE MAIN HALL, CHAPEL LANE, DUNSTON, LINCOLNSHIRE. LN4 2ET

THE LINCOLNSHIRE JAZZ WEEK 2017

WED 10 MAY

Lincolnshire Jazz Week featuring JAZZ VEHICLE [info] (7.30pm ~ Ensemble of young musicians led by John Crouch will be joined by professional saxophonist Dave O'Higgins [info] ~ £7.50 / U16s £5.00 ~ 01522 883 311) - TERRY O'TOOLE THEATRE, NK CENTRE, MOOR LANE, NORTH HYKEHAM, LINCS. LN6 9AX

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THU 11 MAY

BOB FOX [info] (7.30pm ~ Warhorse in song ~ Ages 14+ ~ 01526 322 571) - Lincs Rural & Community Tour @ VILLAGE HALL, CHURCH AVENUE, ASHBY DE LA LAUNDE, LINCS. LN4 3JQ

THE LINCOLNSHIRE JAZZ WEEK 2017

THU 11 MAY

THE ANDREW WOOD TRIO [info] with TONY KOFI [info] (7.30pm ~ £13 / £12 conc / U26s £7.50 ~ 01775 764 777) - SOUTH HOLLAND CENTRE, MARKET PLACE, SPALDING, LINCS. PE11 1SS

THE BRYAN CORBETT QUARTET [info] (8pm ~ £12 / £10 conc / U26s £5.00 ~ 01476 406 158) - GUILDHALL ARTS CENTRE, ST PETER'S HILL, GRANTHAM, LINCS. NG31 6PZ

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KATHRYN ROBERTS & SEAN LAKEMAN[info] (01733 207 239) - KEY THEATRE, EMBANKMENT RD, PETERBOROUGH, CAMBS. PE1 1EF


FRI 12 MAY

FAIRPORT CONVENTION [info] (01775 764 777) - SOUTH HOLLAND CENTRE, MARKET PLACE, SPALDING, LINCS. PE11 1SS

LADIES OF THE BLUES featuring GABRIELLA JONES [info], ELLES BAILEY [info] & AMY KHONSARI [info] (£10 plus booking fee ~ 0777 152 0374) - YARDBIRDS ROCK CLUB, CHURCH STREET, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN32 7DD

SOUL II SOUL [info] / JAMES TAYLOR QUARTET [info] + After show DJ set from: Jazzie B (Doors 7pm ~ entry all ages, U14 accompanied by an adult ~ £25 ~ 0844 888 8766) - THE ENGINE SHED, UNIVERSITY OF LINCOLN, BRAYFORD POOL, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN6 7TS

THE LINCOLNSHIRE JAZZ WEEK 2017

FRI 12 MAY

ALAN BARNES [info] with THE LPAC HOUSE BAND (5-7pm ~ free entry ~ 01522 837 600) - ZING BAR @ LINCOLN PERFORMING ARTS CENTRE, BRAYFORD, LINCOLN. LN6 7TS

DAVID NEWTON [info] & ALAN BARNES [info] (8.15pm ~ £10 / U16s free ~ 01522 550 959) - THE COLLECTION, DANES TERRACE, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 1LP

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BEST OF FRIENDS DUO featuring MIDDY & STEVE CHASE [info] - LUDFORD VILLAGE HALL, PLAYINGFIELD LANE, MAGNA MILE, LUDFORD, nr MARKET RASEN, LINCS. LN8 6AJ

KING BISCUIT BOYS [info] (01733 752 255) - THE OSTRICH, 17 NORTH STREET, PETERBOROUGH, CAMBS. PE1 2RA


SAT 13 MAY

ALDEN PATTERSON & DASHWOOD [info] (01790 752 936) - SPILSBY THEATRE, CHURCH STREET, SPILSBY, LINCS. PE23 5DY

THE LINCOLNSHIRE JAZZ WEEK 2017

SAT 13 MAY

THE DAVE O'HIGGINS' BIGGISH BAND [info] (8pm ~ £10 / U16s free ~ 01522 873 894) - LINCOLN DRILL HALL, FREESCHOOL LANE, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 1EY

[Website]

PEACOCK ANGELL TRIO [info] (7.30pm ~ featuring fiddle player Ruth Angell of Ashley Hutching's Rainbow Chasers ~ 01507 603 178) - Lincs Rural & Community Tour @ ST MARTIN'S CHURCH, WELTON-LE-WOLD, LOUTH, LINCS. LN11 0QT

SAM BAILEY [info] (7.30pm ~ X Factor winner, & singer in hit musical 'Chicago' ~ £29.50 ~ 0845 674 0505) - EMBASSY THEATRE, GRAND PARADE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 2UG

UNDER THE COVERS [info] (Rock duo ~ 01522 537 108) - ADAM & EVE, 25 LINDUM ROAD, LINCOLN, LN2 1NT

BORN HEALER [info] (01636 302 444) - THE FLYING CIRCUS, 53 CASTLEGATE, NEWARK ON TRENT, NOTTS. NG24 1BE

WINTER WILSON [info] (01328 710 193) - THE GRANARY THEATRE, STRAITHE STREET, WELLS-NEXT-THE-SEA, NORFOLK. NR23 1AU


SUN 14 MAY

LINCOLN BLUES FESTIVAL 2017

SUN 14 MAY

CLIMAX BLUES BAND [info] / CHANTEL McGREGOR [info] / CONNIE LUSH [info] / CATFISH [info] / SOUTHBOUND [info] / BORN HEALER [info] (doors 1.30pm ~ music 2-10pm ~ Solid Entertainments 01472 349 222 / Venue 01522 873 894) - LINCOLN DRILL HALL, FREESCHOOL LANE, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 1EY

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

THE SOLID SILVER 60s SHOW featuring THE MERSEYBEATS / DAVE BERRY / WAYNE FONTANA / CHRIS MONTEZ / VANITY FARE [info] (7.30pm ~ £30 ~ 0845 674 0505) - EMBASSY THEATRE, GRAND PARADE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 2UG

BOB FOX [info] (7pm ~ Renowned folk singer Bob Fox will be performing songs from the acclaimed musical War Horse as well as other songs from his career ~ 0115 973 1495) - ST JOHN'S CHURCH, CANEL STREET, LONG EATON, NOTTS. NG10 4GA


MON 15 MAY

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


TUE 16 MAY

JOHN ASTON [info] (Doors open 7-15 for 8-00pm start. Admission £3.50 ~ 01469 573 628) - THE MISSOURI RAIDERS CMC, SOLWAY CLUB, 68 KINGS RD, IMMINGHAM, NE LINCS. DN40 1AN


THU 18 MAY

RICH HALL'S HOEDOWN [info] (8pm ~ Join Rich and his virtuoso musical mates for a mash-up of music and comedy ~ £18.50 ~ 0845 674 0505) - EMBASSY THEATRE, GRAND PARADE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 2UG


FRI 19 MAY

THE CARPENTERS STORY [info] (7.30pm ~ Carpenters tribute ~ £23.50 / Over 60s £22.50 / Child £12.50 ~ 0845 674 0505) - EMBASSY THEATRE, GRAND PARADE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 2UG

THE LINCOLNSHIRE FOLK SESSIONS present CAROLAN'S CAP [info] / HOMITY [info] / STUMMIN' STEVE JACKSON with COLIN HOLLAND [info] (Doors 7pm, music 7.30 - 9.30pm ~ A free live concert + interval for refreshments ~ donations welcome ~ info stephen.jackson8@ntlworld.com / 01522 824 563) - NETTLEHAM COMMUNITY HUB, 1 EAST ST, NETTLEHAM, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 2SL

7th REAL ALE FESTIVAL

FRI 19 MAY

BETTY SWOLLOX [info] (8.30pm ~ Rock and Blues + 25 Real Ales + Cider ~ 01476 563 515) - LORD HARROWBY, 65 DUDLEY ROAD, GRANTHAM, LINCS. NG31 9AB

SPRING COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVAL 2017

FRI 19 - SUN 21 MAY

Various artists:See daily listings for more details (info 07758 838 557 / venue 01754 762 255) - RICHMOND HOLIDAY CENTRE, RICHMOND DRIVE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 3TQ

VANJAM 10

FRI 19 - SUN 21 MAY 2017

MIA & THE MOON (piano, guitar and harmony duo) [info] / RELENTLESS (Rockabilly) [info] plus others - VANJAMBOREE, KELHAM HALL & COUNTRY PARK, MAIN ROAD, KELHAM, NEWARK, NOTTS. NG23 5QX

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SAT 20 MAY

WINTER WILSON [info] - THE HARMSTON MEMORIAL HALL, SCHOOL LANE, HARMSTON, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN5 9SN

STONECOLD COUNTRY [info] - VILLAGE HALL, CHURCH LANE, EDENHAM, BOURNE, LINCS. PE10 0LS

SPRING COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVAL 2017

SAT 20 MAY

THE DIABLOS (5 piece country rock band) [info] / JONI HARMS [info] (Country singer from Oregon, USA ~ songs inspired from life on her family's homesteaded, which was built by her great, great grandfather in 1872 ~ info 07758 838 557 / venue 01754 762 255) - RICHMOND HOLIDAY CENTRE, RICHMOND DRIVE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 3TQ

7th REAL ALE FESTIVAL

FRI 19 MAY

THE BUSINESS [info] (8.30pm ~ Covers and Pop + 25 Real Ales + Cider ~ 01476 563 515) - LORD HARROWBY, 65 DUDLEY ROAD, GRANTHAM, LINCS. NG31 9AB

TRAVELLING BY TUBA [info] (7.30pm ~ Farewell Tour ~ Multi-instrumental classical music duo ~ 01529 455 501) - Lincs Rural & Community Tour @ HEYDOUR PARISH HALL, MERE LANE, AISBY, GRANTHAM. LINCS. NG32 3NE

THE STAND IN BLUES BAND [info] (01522 537 108) - ADAM & EVE, 25 LINDUM ROAD, LINCOLN, LN2 1NT

UNDER THE COVERS [info] (Rock duo ~ 01754 763 536) - THE LUMLEY HOTEL, LUMLEY SQUARE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 3QJ

BETTY SWOLLOX [info] (4pm ~ 01485 543 763) - SNETTISHAM BEACH PARK, 34 BEACH ROAD, SNETTISHAM, KING'S LYNN, NORFOLK. PE31 7RA


SUN 21 MAY

SPOTLIGHT NIGHT [Featuring a mixture of Grimsby Folk Club Regulars and those from the Wider Acoustic Scene here are tonight's performers] BLUEBERRY AGENDA [info] / MATT JONES [info] / PAUL BELLAMY & LYNN HAYNES [info] / THE MIRACLE CURE [info] / WOLF HOUSEMAN [info] - (01472 753 862) - GRIMSBY FOLK CLUB @ THE SPIDERS WEB, CARR LANE, GRIMSBY, NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE. DN32 8LN

VERONICA SBERGIA & MAX DE BERNARDI [info] (4pm ~ Duo from Milan [Italy] playing authentic Southern Blues in its varied forms ~ country blues and ragtime, hokum, jug band and rural music from the 20's and 30's and play it with a passion ~ £8.00 ~ 01673 828 217) - TAVERN BLUES @ HOPE TAVERN, CAISTOR RD, HOLTON-LE-MOOR, MARKET RASEN, LINCS. LN7 6AH

7th REAL ALE FESTIVAL

FRI 19 MAY

RUFF'N'READY [info] (3.30pm ~ 25 Real Ales + Cider ~ 01476 563 515) - LORD HARROWBY, 65 DUDLEY ROAD, GRANTHAM, LINCS. NG31 9AB

UNDER THE COVERS [info] (Rock duo ~ 01636 674 701) - BELAMS BAR, 1-3 CARTER GATE, NEWARK, NOTTS. NG24 1UB


MON 22 MAY

WHISKEY MYERS [info] (7 piece Texas southern country rock band, influences from Alan Jackson, Waylon Jennings to Lynynyd Skynyrd ~ 0845 413 4444) - RESCUE ROOMS, MASONIC PLACE, GOLDSMITH STREET, NOTTINGHAM, NOTTS. NG1 5JT


TUE 23 MAY

AG & KATE [info] (2pm ~ Dutch Old time Country, Bluegrass and Gospel duo ~ 01205 837 209) - RESTORE CHURCH, STATION ROAD, BOSTON, LINCS. PE21 8RL

DAVE PAISLEY [info] (Doors open 7-15 for 8-00pm start. Admission £3.50 ~ 01469 573 628) - THE MISSOURI RAIDERS CMC, SOLWAY CLUB, 68 KINGS RD, IMMINGHAM, NE LINCS. DN40 1AN


LINCOLN BEER FESTIVAL 2017

THU 25 - SAT 27 MAY

Live Music Friday / Saturday tba (Thu Noon - 3pm free entry / 6-11pm £3.00 / Fri Noon to 11pm £3.00 / Sat Noon - 11pm £3.00 Last entry 9pm ~ 01522 873 894) - LINCOLN BEER FESTIVAL @ LINCOLN DRILL HALL, FREESCHOOL LANE, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 1EY


THU 25 MAY

WARD THOMAS [info] (7.30pm ~ Country act whose 'Cartwheels' topped UK album chart ~ £19.04 incl fees ~ 0844 888 8766) - THE ENGINE SHED, UNIVERSITY OF LINCOLN, BRAYFORD POOL, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN6 7TS

JEZ LOWE & THE BAD PENNIES [info] (Adv booking advised ~ 01778 560 497) - THE BARN, BASTON, LINCS. PE6 0PQ

LINCOLN BEER FESTIVAL 2017

THU 25 MAY

DAVE MALLETT [info] (7.30pm) (Thu Noon - 3pm free entry / 6-11pm ~ festival regular takes to the Steinway piano ~ £3.00 ~ Last entry 9pm ~ 01522 873 894) - LINCOLN BEER FESTIVAL @ LINCOLN DRILL HALL, FREESCHOOL LANE, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 1EY


FRI 26 MAY

RAZORLIGHT [info] / FEEDER [info] / REVEREND & THE MAKERS [info] (Car park opens 1pm [Car Park fee £5 adv / £10 on gate] / Event starts 2pm / Music start 3pm ~ Adult £32.50 adv ~ Showground 01522 522 900 / box office 0844 888 9991 / tickets also available from Drill Hall) - LINCOLNSHIRE SHOWGROUND, GRANGE-DE-LINGS, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 2NA

LINCOLN BEER FESTIVAL 2017

FRI 26 MAY

CHERRY LEE MEWIS [info] with DEL BROMHAM [info] (7pm ~ One off Duo gig featuring the powerhouse singer/songwriter Cherry and Del the founder member of 70s band Stray) / LOCAL HEROES [info] (9pm ~ rock covers from 60s to present) (Fri Noon to 11pm £3.00 ~ Last entry 9pm ~ 01522 873 894) - LINCOLN BEER FESTIVAL @ LINCOLN DRILL HALL, FREESCHOOL LANE, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 1EY

HENDRIX 50TH ANNIVERSARY WEEKEND

FRI 26 MAY

Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Jimi Hendrix Experience appearance at The Bulb Auction Hall, Spalding

MICK MEPHAM [info] (9pm ~ 07725 161 358) - THE PUNCHBOWL, 37 NEW ROAD, SPALDING, LINCS. PE11 1DN

ONE NIGHT OF QUEEN featuring GARY MULLEN & THE WORKS [info] (7.30pm ~ Queen tribute ~ £20.00 / Child £10.00 ~ 0845 674 0505) - EMBASSY THEATRE, GRAND PARADE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 2UG

SPALDING BEER FESTIVAL 2017

FRI 26 MAY

ZEBRA [info] / SARAH O'BRIEN & HER BAND [info] (5pm - midnight £3.00 / adv discount tickets incl drink tokens ~ last entry 9pm / U18s £1.00 must be accompanied by adult / U7s free) - SPALDING BEER FESTIVAL, CASTLE SPORTS COMPLEX, SPALDING, LINCS. ALBION ST, SPALDING, LINCS. PE11 2AJ

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MARTIN JAYE [info] (01406 350 732) - SUTTON STREAMLINERS, ST MARY'S CHURCH HALL, 3 LONDON RD, LONG SUTTON, LINCS. PE12 9EQ

LOUISE WOODS [info] (Brilliant female artist ~ 01754 767 425) - THE SUNCASTLE, NORTH PARADE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 2UB


32nd GOLDEN BUCKLE COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVAL

Runs SAT 27 MAY - SUN 4 JUN 2017

Various acts, see daily listings (01623 860 752) - GOLDEN BUCKLE CMC, WALESBY SPORTS & SOCIAL CLUB, FOREST LANE, WALESBY, nr NEWARK, NOTTS. NG22 9PF

Full Festival tickets £99 (see website for full ticket details, includes day tickets)


SAT 27 MAY

SPALDING BEER FESTIVAL 2017

SAT 27 MAY

GENO WASHINGTON & THE RAM JAM BAND [info] (event info ) / SOUNDS FORCE 5 [info] with ZOOT MONEY [info] / THE MOLL GRIPS [info] (Rock covers) 5.30pm / THE ULTRAVIOLET [info] / DODGE ROGERS [info] / TROUBADOUR [info] (Country band) (12 Noon - 6pm £3.00 / 6pm - midnight £5.00 / adv discount tickets incl drink tokens ~ last entry 9pm / U18s £1.00 must be accompanied by adult / U7s free) - SPALDING BEER FESTIVAL, CASTLE SPORTS COMPLEX, SPALDING, LINCS. ALBION ST, SPALDING, LINCS. PE11 2AJ

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GENO WASHINGTON & THE RAM JAM BAND [info] (event info ) - CASTLE SPORTS COMPLEX, ALBION ST, SPALDING, LINCS. PE11 2AJ

SHOWADDYWADDY [info] (7.30pm ~ £21.00 / Child £12.00 ~ 0845 674 0505) - EMBASSY THEATRE, GRAND PARADE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 2UG

BETTY SWOLLOX [info] (01205 361 990) - NEW INN, PENN STREET, BOSTON, LINCS. PE21 6TF

Annual Cyderfest featuring music from THE DOGHOUSE ROCKETS [info] (8.30pm ~ 50's Rock and Roll ~ 01205 480 395) - RED LION, CHURCH ROAD, STICKFORD, LINCS. PE22 8EP

HUMAN LEAGUE [info] / MARC ALMOND [info] / BLANCMANGE [info] / HUE & CRY Stripped [info] (Car park opens 1pm [Car Park fee £5 adv / £10 on gate] / Event starts 2pm / Music start 3pm ~ Adult £39.50 adv + booking fee ~ Showground 01522 522 900 / box office 0844 888 9991 / tickets also available from Drill Hall) - LINCOLNSHIRE SHOWGROUND, GRANGE-DE-LINGS, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 2NA

LINCOLN BEER FESTIVAL 2017

SAT 27 MAY

KEITH LUCKEY [info] (12 Noon / Sat Lunch - Lo-fi punkabilly, Americana, country blues and skiffle)

JAZZ AT THE BEER FESTIVAL (3pm / Afternoon ~ 5 piece uptempo jazz group featuring Rick Woolgar & Rae Kang [sax], John Illingworth [guitars] Dominic Holmes [Bass Guitar] and Andrew Bishop [Drums] )

THE DIARIES OF MISS WALKER [info] (7pm ~ Featuring Elayne and Mike Forster) / JON AMOR [info] (9pm ~ Blues rock Guitarist from The Hoax, Amor and DVL) (Sat Noon - 11pm £3.00 Last entry 9pm ~ 01522 873 894) - LINCOLN BEER FESTIVAL @ LINCOLN DRILL HALL, FREESCHOOL LANE, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 1EY

DR FRANKENFISH [info] (Spectacular, lively party band ~ 01754 767 425) - THE SUNCASTLE, NORTH PARADE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 2UB

32nd GOLDEN BUCKLE COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVAL

SAT 27 MAY

GARY PERKINS & THE BREEZE [info] / DAVE BRYAN [info] (7pm ~ £8.00 ~ 01623 860 752) - GOLDEN BUCKLE CMC, WALESBY SPORTS & SOCIAL CLUB, FOREST LANE, WALESBY, nr NEWARK, NOTTS. NG22 9PF

Full Festival tickets £99 (see website for full ticket details, includes day tickets)

STEPPIN' STONES [info] (8.30pm ~ ceilidh ~ 01400 282 928) - ST JAMES'S VILLAGE HALL, MAIN ROAD, LONG BENNINGTON, Nr NEWARK, NOTTS. NG23 5DJ

KING BISCUIT BOYS [info] (01572 722 015) - THE RAILWAY, STATION ROAD, OAKHAM, RUTLAND, LE15 6QU


SUN 28 MAY

HENDRIX 50TH ANNIVERSARY WEEKEND

SUN 28 MAY

Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Jimi Hendrix Experience appearance at The Bulb Auction Hall, Spalding

REDEMPTION [info] (4pm ~ 07725 161 358) - THE PUNCHBOWL, 37 NEW ROAD, SPALDING, LINCS. PE11 1DN

SPALDING BEER FESTIVAL 2017

SUN 28 MAY

REVOLVER [info] (Indie anthems) / SPECIAL GROOVE [info] / CUTTIN' LOOSE [info] / THE MANIPULATORS [info] / ANOTHER GIRL ANOTHER PLANET [info] / BEACHY HEAD DIVING CLUB [info] (12 Noon - 10.30pm ~ £3.00 / adv discount tickets incl drink tokens ~ last entry 9pm / U18s £1.00 must be accompanied by adult / U7s free) - SPALDING BEER FESTIVAL, CASTLE SPORTS COMPLEX, SPALDING, LINCS. ALBION ST, SPALDING, LINCS. PE11 2AJ

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BETTY SWOLLOX [info] (01205 290328) - ORCHARD HOLIDAY PARK, HUBBERTS BRIDGE, nr BOSTON. LINCS

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

SARAH MOULE [info] (7.30pm ~ "Femmes Fatale - Songs For Scarlet Women", a show that conjures up the atmosphere of a 1950s New York night-club ~ Tickets £10. Family £25. U18 £6.50 ~ 01476 585 739) - Lincs Rural & Community Tour @ VILLAGE HALL, BRACEBY RD, ROPSLEY, nr GRANTHAM, LINCS. NG33 4BN

IRIE WHITE [info] (Reggae night ~ 01754 767 425) - THE SUNCASTLE, NORTH PARADE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 2UB

HOP MERCHANT MAY FESTIVAL 2017

SUN 28 MAY

BAND FROM COUNTY HELL [info] (headline act ~ 8pm) + other bands tbc (Presented by Scorpio Promotions / venue 0115 985 9136) - HOP MERCHANT MAY FESTIVAL 2017 @ HOP MERCHANT, 64 UPPER PARLIAMENT ST, NOTTINGHAM, NOTTS. NG1 2AG

32nd GOLDEN BUCKLE COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVAL

SUN 28 MAY

DECLAN NERNEY & HIS BAND [info] / SAVANNAH [info] / JOHN & THE RED HOT ROCKABILLYS [info] / THE THORNHILLS [info] (1 - 9pm ~ £17.00 ~ 01623 860 752) - GOLDEN BUCKLE CMC, WALESBY SPORTS & SOCIAL CLUB, FOREST LANE, WALESBY, nr NEWARK, NOTTS. NG22 9PF

Full Festival tickets £99 (see website for full ticket details, includes day tickets)

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


MON 29 MAY

HENDRIX 50TH ANNIVERSARY WEEKEND

MON 29 MAY

Celebrating the 50th Anniversary of Jimi Hendrix Experience appearance at The Bulb Auction Hall, Spalding

ARE YOU EXPERIENCED [info] (4pm ~ £3 Adv / £5 otd ~ 07725 161 358) - THE PUNCHBOWL, 37 NEW ROAD, SPALDING, LINCS. PE11 1DN

SPICE IT UP [info] (Talented male duo ~ 01754 767 425) - THE SUNCASTLE, NORTH PARADE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 2UB

32nd GOLDEN BUCKLE COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVAL

MON 29 MAY

DECLAN NERNEY & HIS BAND [info] / SAVANNAH [info] / JOHN & THE RED HOT ROCKABILLYS [info] / THE THORNHILLS [info] (1 - 9pm ~ £17.00 ~ 01623 860 752) - GOLDEN BUCKLE CMC, WALESBY SPORTS & SOCIAL CLUB, FOREST LANE, WALESBY, nr NEWARK, NOTTS. NG22 9PF

Full Festival tickets £99 (see website for full ticket details, includes day tickets)


TUE 30 MAY

JOHN GRANT [info] (Doors open 7-15 for 8-00pm start. Admission £3.50 ~ 01469 573 628) - THE MISSOURI RAIDERS CMC, SOLWAY CLUB, 68 KINGS RD, IMMINGHAM, NE LINCS. DN40 1AN

32nd GOLDEN BUCKLE COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVAL

TUE 30 MAY

GARY PERKINS & THE COLLECTION [info] / JOHN ASTON [info] (7pm ~ £8.00 ~ 01623 860 752) - GOLDEN BUCKLE CMC, WALESBY SPORTS & SOCIAL CLUB, FOREST LANE, WALESBY, nr NEWARK, NOTTS. NG22 9PF

Full Festival tickets £99 (see website for full ticket details, includes day tickets)


WED 31 MAY

WARREN DREWITT [info] (8.30pm ~ 01754 763 376) - GROSVENOR HOUSE HOTEL, 1 NORTH PARADE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 2TE

32nd GOLDEN BUCKLE COUNTRY MUSIC FESTIVAL

WED 31 MAY

JOHN C KING [info] / CLEAR CUT [info] (7pm ~ £8.00 ~ 01623 860 752) - GOLDEN BUCKLE CMC, WALESBY SPORTS & SOCIAL CLUB, FOREST LANE, WALESBY, nr NEWARK, NOTTS. NG22 9PF

Full Festival tickets £99 (see website for full ticket details, includes day tickets)


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