APR 2018

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

Link for Regular sessions open mic nights


SUN 1 APR


MON 2 APR

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


TUE 3 APR

t.b.c. (Doors 7pm for 8pm start. Admission £tbc ~ All profits go to charity ~ 01469 573 628) - THE MISSOURI RAIDERS CMC, SOLWAY CLUB, 68 KINGS RD, IMMINGHAM, NE LINCS. DN40 1AN


WED 4 APR

PETE COE [info] (8.00pm ~ £6.00 ~ tel 01406 381 339 for info re club) - SPALDING FOLK CLUB @ SOUTH HOLLAND CENTRE, MARKET PLACE, SPALDING, LINCS. PE11 1SS


THU 5 APR

CILLA & THE SHADES OF THE 60s [info] (Review of the life of Cilla Black ~ 01507 613 100) - EMBASSY THEATRE, GRAND PARADE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 2UG


FRI 6 APR

THE YOUNG 'UNS [info] (8pm ~ £16 adv/ £18 otd ~ 01652 660 380) - ROPERY HALL @ THE ROPEWALK, MALTKILN LANE, BARTON UPON HUMBER, NE LINCS. DN18 5JT

JAMES HICKMAN & DAN CASSIDY [info] (7.30pm ~ 07768 076 950) - Lincs Rural & Community Tour @ ST MARTIN'S CHURCH, WELTON LE WOLD, LINCS. LN11 0QT


SAT 7 APR

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

MAGGIE HOLLAND [info] (info Andy tel 01522 535 770 / tickets £10, only available via Drill Hall 01522 873 894) - FOLK UPSTAIRS AT LINCOLN DRILL HALL, FREESCHOOL LANE, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 1EY

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

FROM THE JAM [info] (8pm ~ 01507 354 336) - TOWN HALL, EASTGATE, LOUTH, LINCS. LN11 9NH

STRANGE BRAINS [info] (01406 364 675) - THE GRANARY, 5 MARKET STREET, LONG SUTTON, LINCS. PE12 9DD

THE COMMITMENT BROTHERS [info] (8pm ~ 01775 764 777) - SOUTH HOLLAND CENTRE, MARKET PLACE, SPALDING, LINCS. PE11 1SS

TIM HOLEHOUSE [info] (From Canada) / JEN BRIDGET HART [info] / WE ARE THE GIANT [info] - WEIRD GARDEN @ DECIMAL PLACE, 10 BURTON RD, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN1 3LB

JAMES HICKMAN & DAN CASSIDY [info] (7.30pm ~ 01636 701 013) - Lincs Rural & Community Tour @ VILLAGE HALL, MAIN ST, CODDINGTON, NOTTS. NG24 2PN.

t.b.c. (01760 337 392) - PENTNEY COUNTRY CLUB, PENTNEY INDOOR BOWLS CLUB, NARBOROUGH, PENTNEY, KINGS LYNN, NORFOLK. PE32 1JD


SUN 8 APR

JOHN OTWAY [info] (7.30pm ~ £13 adv/ £15 otd ~ 01652 660 380) - ROPERY HALL @ THE ROPEWALK, MALTKILN LANE, BARTON UPON HUMBER, NE LINCS. DN18 5JT

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

JAMES HICKMAN & DAN CASSIDY [info] (7.30pm ~ 03336 663 366) - Lincs Rural & Community Tour @ CROWLAND ABBEY, 46 EAST STREET, CROWLAND, LINCS. PE6 0EN

NICHOLAS MARTIN B.E.M.[info] (2pm ~ Compton Organ Concert ~ £6.00 ~ 01507 354 336) - TOWN HALL, EASTGATE, LOUTH, LINCS. LN11 9 NH

'WALK RIGHT BACK' - The Everly Brothers Story [info] (01733 265 705) - THE CRESSET, BRETTON CENTRE, PETERBOROUGH, CAMBS.

t.b.c. (0115 9120735) - FRED'S PLACE COUNTRY MUSIC CLUB @ MAPPERLEY PLAINS SOCIAL CLUB, PLAINS ROAD, NOTTINGHAM, NOTTS. NG3 5RH.


MON 9 APR

CHRIS RONALD TRIO (8.15pm ~ Canadian trio ~ club info 01205 358 783 / venue 01205 361 116) - BOSTON FOLK CLUB @ THE EAGLE, 144 WEST STREET, BOSTON, LINCS. PE21 8RE

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


TUE 10 APR

BOBBY GRAHAM [info] (8pm ~ Solo ~ Country, a little Irish, Rock and Roll, 60s and more ~ £6.00 ~ 07837 306 621) - JENNY'S COUNTRY MUSIC CLUB, VILLAGE HALL, EAST WINCH, nr KINGS LYNN, NORFOLK.


WED 11 APR


THU 12 APR

CONNIA [info] (8pm ~ £13 adv/ £15 otd ~ 01652 660 380) - ROPERY HALL @ THE ROPEWALK, MALTKILN LANE, BARTON UPON HUMBER, NE LINCS. DN18 5JT

STEVE CARMEL [info] (07593 125 261) - CORONATION HALL (SOUTH KYME VILLAGE HALL), 41, HIGH STREET, SOUTH KYME, LINCOLNSHIRE. LN4 4AD


ROCK'N'ROLL WEEKENDER

RUNS FRI 13 - MON 16 APR

Various artists (Venue 01754 762 097) - RICHMOND HOLIDAY CENTRE, RICHMOND DRIVE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 3TQ


FRI 13 APR

THE JIVE ACES [info] (7.30pm ~ Jump, Jive & Wail, world renowned Jive & Swing band perhaps best known as the first 'Live' band to reach the final rounds of Britain's Got Talent, some years after first wowing audiences at festivals such as Colne Blues Festival ~ £17/ £16 conc ~ 01476 406 158) - GUILDHALL ARTS CENTRE, ST PETER'S HILL, GRANTHAM, LINCS. NG31 6PZ

GREENMATTHEWS [info] (7.30pm ~ The Wind In The Willows: A Folk Opera ~ 01400 281 206) - Lincs Rural & Community Tour @ VILLAGE HALL, TOWN ST, WESTBOROUGH, LINCS. NG23 5HQ

SHEKU KANNEH-MASON (cello) with ISATA KENNEH-MASON (piano) [info] (7.30pm ~ BBC Young Musician of the Year 2016 ~ ~ £15 / students and accompanied schoolchildren - free ~ 01144 574 570) - SCUNTHORPE CONCERT SOCIETY, OUTWOOD ACADEMY FOXHILLS, 2 FOXHILLS ROAD, SCUNTHORPE, N LINCS. DN15 8L

THE SARI SCHORR BAND [info] (0115 966 3596) - WARTHOG PROMOTIONS @ VILLAGE HALL, MAIN STREET, LOWDHAM, NOTTS.


SAT 14 APR

'SEVEN DRUNKEN NIGHTS' [info] (The Dubliners Story ~ 01522 519 999) - LINCOLN THEATRE ROYAL, CLASKETGATE, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 IJJ

GREENMATTHEWS [info] (7.30pm ~ The Wind In The Willows: A Folk Opera ~ 0300 400 0101) - Lincs Rural & Community Tour @ BROADBENT THEATRE, SNARFORD ROAD, WICKENBY, LINCS. LN3 5AW

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

HEY BEATLES [info] (7.30pm ~ Tribute showcasing the Fab Fours greatest hits ~ £12/ £10 conc ~ 01476 406 158) - GUILDHALL ARTS CENTRE, ST PETER'S HILL, GRANTHAM, LINCS. NG31 6PZ

SHEKU KANNEH-MASON (cello) with ISATA KENNEH-MASON (piano) [info] (7.30pm ~ BBC Young Musician of the Year 2016 ~ £12.00 / Students £6.00 ~ club info 01400 250 372 / tickets 01476 406 158) - GRANTHAM MUSIC CLUB @ CHRISTCHURCH, FINKIN STREET, GRANTHAM, LINCS. NG31 6QZ

t.b.c (01760 337 392) - PENTNEY COUNTRY CLUB, PENTNEY INDOOR BOWLS CLUB, NARBOROUGH, PENTNEY, KINGS LYNN, NORFOLK. PE32 1JD


SUN 15 APR

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

LINCOLN UKULELE FESTIVAL with special guests OPERA-LELE [info] (01522 583 681) - THE VENUE, BISHOP GROSSETESTE UNIVERSITY CAMPUS, LONGDALES ROAD, LINCOLN. LN1 3DY

SPOTLIGHT NIGHT [info] (£2.00 ~ 01472 753 862) - GRIMSBY FOLK CLUB @ SPIDERS WEB, CARR LANE, GRIMSBY, NE LINCS. DN32 8LN

t.b.c (0115 9120735) - FRED'S PLACE COUNTRY MUSIC CLUB @ MAPPERLEY PLAINS SOCIAL CLUB, PLAINS ROAD, NOTTINGHAM, NOTTS. NG3 5RH.


MON 16 APR

t.b.c. (Doors 7.15pm, music 8.30pm ~ 01522 879 740) - SILVER STAR CMC, CASTLE WARD CLUB, KINGSLEY RD, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN1 3JN


TUE 17 APR


WED 18 APR

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


THU 19 APR

CALLAGHAN [info] (01522 873 894) - LINCOLN DRILL HALL, FREESCHOOL LANE, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 1EY

WHISKEY BEFORE BREAKFAST [info] (2.30pm ~ £5.00 ~ 01507 600 350) - RIVERHEAD THEATRE, VICTORIA ROAD, LOUTH, LINCS. LN11 0BX


60s SPRINGTIME FESTIVAL

RUNS FRI 20 - MON 23 APR

Various artists (Venue 01754 762 097) - RICHMOND HOLIDAY CENTRE, RICHMOND DRIVE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 3TQ

FRI 20 APR

'THE ROLLING STONES STORY' [info] (01522 519 999) - LINCOLN THEATRE ROYAL, CLASKETGATE, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 IJJ

CHARLIE ULYATT [info] / THE DENIZEN [info] / GRAHAM GRAHAM BECK [info] - WEIRD GARDEN @ DECIMAL PLACE, 10 BURTON RD, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN1 3LB

OH LA LA! [info] (7.30pm ~ Acoustic trio playing Cafe music, An evening of French fancies ~ 01472 851 075) - Lincs Rural & Community Tour @ TOWN HALL, HIGH STREET, CAISTOR, LINCS. LN7 6QU

'ISLANDS IN THE STREAM' [info] (8pm ~ the music of Dolly Parton & Kenny Rogers ~ £23 / £21 conc / £16 groups of 6+ ~ 01476 406 158) - MERES LIVE @ THE MERES LEISURE CENTRE,TRENT ROAD, GRANTHAM, LINCS. NG31 7XG


SAT 21 APR

THE JURBENA JAZZ BAND [info] (Members £10.50 / Non members £12.50 ~ 01507 602 114) - LOUTH JAZZ CLUB, NEW ORLEANS CLUB, 53 QUEEN ST, LOUTH, LINCS. LN11 9BJ

'SOMEONE LIKE YOU' [info] (Adele Songbook ~ 01522 519 999) - LINCOLN THEATRE ROYAL, CLASKETGATE, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 IJJ

RIC SANDERS GROUP [info] (£14 ~ 01623 870 668 / 01623 794 700) - FARNSFIELD ACOUSTIC, FARNSFIELD VILLAGE CENTRE, NEW HILL, FARNSFIELD, NOTTS. NG22 8JN

t.b.c [info] (01760 337 392) - PENTNEY COUNTRY CLUB, PENTNEY INDOOR BOWLS CLUB, NARBOROUGH, PENTNEY, KINGS LYNN, NORFOLK. PE32 1JD


SUN 22 APR

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

t.b.c. (0115 9120735) - FRED'S PLACE COUNTRY MUSIC CLUB @ MAPPERLEY PLAINS SOCIAL CLUB, PLAINS ROAD, NOTTINGHAM, NOTTS. NG3 5RH.


MON 23 APR

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


TUE 24 APR

JON BODEN [info] (7.30pm ~ The Afterglow Tour ~ £21/ £20 conc ~ 01476 406 158) - GUILDHALL ARTS CENTRE, ST PETER'S HILL, GRANTHAM, LINCS. NG31 6PZ


THU 26 APR

PHILLIPA & DAN aka MIRACLE CURE [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

CHRIS SHERBURN, DENNY BARTLEY & EMILY SANDERS [info] (01778 560 497) - THE BARN, BASTON, LINCS. PE6 0PQ


LINE DANCE SPECTACULAR

RUNS FRI 27 - MON 30 APR

Various artists (Venue 01754 762 097) - RICHMOND HOLIDAY CENTRE, RICHMOND DRIVE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 3TQ

FRI 27 APR

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

SHEESHAM AND LOTUS & 'SON [info] (7.30pm ~ Canadian trio playing old timey string band music with roots in vaudeville & juke joints of the American South ~ 07792 970 841) - NORTH MUSKHAM RURAL COMMUNITY CENTRE, NELSON LANE, NORTH MUSKHAM, NEWARK, NOTTS. NG23 6HL

FRIDAY NIGHT VARIETY / MUSIC NIGHT (£12 ~ 01507 600 350) - RIVERHEAD THEATRE, VICTORIA ROAD, LOUTH, LINCS. LN11 0BX


SAT 28 APR

RICHARD DIGANCE [info] (01522 519 999) - LINCOLN THEATRE ROYAL, CLASKETGATE, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 IJJ

ALISTAIR ANDERSON & NORTHLANDS [info] (8pm ~ £13 adv/ £15 otd ~ 01652 660 380) - ROPERY HALL @ THE ROPEWALK, MALTKILN LANE, BARTON UPON HUMBER, NE LINCS. DN18 5JT

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

LINE DANCE SPECTACULAR

RUNS FRI 27 - MON 30 APR

RANCHER [info] (Duo featuring Steve Lovett & John Hallett) + more (Venue 01754 762 097) - RICHMOND HOLIDAY CENTRE, RICHMOND DRIVE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 3TQ

CHRIS SHERBURN, DENNY BARTLEY & EMILY SANDERS [info] / ED O'DWYER [info] (doors 7.15pm for 8pm ~ £10 ~ tel 01522 535 770) - FALDINGWORTH LIVE, MEMORIAL HALL, FALDINGWORTH, LINCS. LN8 3SE

'A COUNTRY NIGHT IN NASHVILLE' starring DOMINIC HALPIN & THE HURRICANES [info] (01507 613 100) - EMBASSY THEATRE, GRAND PARADE, SKEGNESS, LINCS. PE25 2UG

STEVE WALKER'S BIG SWING BAND [info] [fb] (7.30pm ~ At The Movies ~ £15 ~ 01522 883 311) - TERRY O'TOOLE THEATRE, NK CENTRE, MOOR LANE, NORTH HYKEHAM, LINCS. LN6 9AX

t.b.c. [info] (01760 337 392) - PENTNEY COUNTRY CLUB, PENTNEY INDOOR BOWLS CLUB, NARBOROUGH, PENTNEY, KINGS LYNN, NORFOLK. PE32 1JD


SUN 29 APR

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

SNAKE DAVIS & JESS GILLAM [info] (7.30pm ~ £13 adv/ £15 otd ~ 01652 660 380) - ROPERY HALL @ THE ROPEWALK, MALTKILN LANE, BARTON UPON HUMBER, NE LINCS. DN18 5JT

ENGLISH SYMPHONY ORCHESTRA [info] (01522 519 999) - LINCOLN THEATRE ROYAL, CLASKETGATE, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN2 IJJ

'WALK RIGHT BACK' - The Everly Brothers Story [info] (0844 854 2776) - BATHS HALL, 59 DONCASTER ROAD, SCUNTHORPE, NE LINCS. DN15 7RG

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

THE OXFORD CONCERT PARTY [info] (7.30pm ~ Europe's only Baroque & Tango orchestra ~ 01529 455 501) - Lincs Rural & Community Tour @ HEYDOUR PARISH HALL, GREEN LANE, AISBY, LINCS. NG32 3NE


MON 30 APR

t.b.c. (Doors 7.15pm, music 8.30pm ~ 01522 879 740) - SILVER STAR CMC, CASTLE WARD CLUB, KINGSLEY RD, LINCOLN, LINCS. LN1 3JN


[GIGS MAY 2018]