Traditional Music and Song at Tonbridge Folk Club (Nellies)
When We Meet
First and third Mondays of each month from 8-11 pm. Musicians, singers and audience welcome.
Where We Meet
The Flying Dutchman, 118 Tonbridge Road, Hildenborough, Tonbridge, TN11 9EN.
Evening FeeA hat collection is held on guest nights and a contribution of £7 (£5 concessions) is suggested.
Singers WelcomeFloor spots available – arranged on the night.
Another local performer, Allan is noted for his self penned songs, many of them topical and witty, and mostly accompanied by guitar. The subjects of his songs are wide ranging, and highly entertaining. Allan Richardson
A classic old fashioned country dance band, noted for their highly dance-able tune playing, but they are also singers of some repute. Expect an eclectic mix of songs and tunes, both humorous and serious, with plenty of opportunity for audience participation. The Tonic
International star of the folk world, and son of two parents noted for their collecting of North American Folk Music. Jeff is a skilled performer with concertina and banjo accompaniment. Not to be missed. Jeff Warner
Mon 2 Oct 2017 – The Snapes
A legendary duo from Lancashire who perform with passion a well balanced mix of fine traditional and humorous songs. Barbara’s fine vocals are matched by Peter’s sensitive accompaniment. The Snapes
Forthcoming attractions: Mon 16 Oct 2017 – Phil Hare | Mon 6 Nov 2017 – Sally Ironmonger with Brian Carter | Mon 20 Nov 2017 – Gareth Davies-Jones | Mon 4 Dec 2017 – Nick Dow | Mon 18 Dec 2017 – Will Duke | Mon 15 Jan 2018 – Harbottle & Jonas | Mon 5 Feb 2018 – Fiddle & Faff | Mon 5 Mar 2018 – Cosgrave & Banks | Mon 19 Mar 2018 – Alden, Patterson & Dashwood | Mon 16 Apr 2018 – Malcolm Bushby
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News and Blog
Here's a video of the Watergrain Band - our guests on Monday, 16th January - in rehearsal.
The next Folk stuff at the VSSC in Lingfield is Doug Hudson & Ian Cutler on Friday December 16. Tickets available here. Facebook : www.facebook.com/hudsonandCutler  Web Site : http://www.hotrats.net/hotratsduo.html  Support will be from Sue Rule and Nellies...
Here are some clips of the Emily Askew Band, our guests on 5th December, playing at Islington Folk club