Posts made in January, 2018

Shake the Chains, Songs of Social Change, Resistance & Protest

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Shake the Chains, Songs of Social Change, Resistance & Protest

Saturday 3rd February 2018 Doors 7:00pm, Live Music 7:30pm And special guests Leon Rosselson & Grace Petrie   Shake the Chains – a touring commission of new and classic protest songs, With Nancy Kerr, Greg Russell, Findlay Napier, Hannah Martin & Tim Yates “Eclectic and adventurous…. A classy affair”- The Guardian **** “A remarkable and moving exploration of the common ground between folk music and the politics of protest”- Folk Radio “Moving, pertinent, and a clear sign that the UK folk scene does retain a political impetus”- RnR magazine Shake the Chains is...

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MYKUR – Folksange, Monday 22 January, 7.30pm

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MYKUR – Folksange, Monday 22 January, 7.30pm

Since inception, Danish artist Myrkur has been in a class of her own. The classically trained multi- instrumentalist leads a one-woman project known for combining the raw, masculine energy of second-wave black metal, with an ethereal, sophisticated virtue. It is these latter qualities which will be distilled into an exclusive series of performances entitled Myrkur: Folkesange. Says Myrkur: “I am beyond excited to embark on my Folkesange tour. I will perform traditional Nordic folk songs and acoustic versions of my own compositions, both from my debut and new record ‘Mareridt’. I am...

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