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Southern Devon Folk Diary

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Monday 19 August 2019 - Acoustic Warehouse Music & Performance Club, Passage House Inn, Hackney Lane, Kingsteignton, Newton Abbot TQ12 3QH
Featured artist: Si Barron
9.30pm. “I think he’s a really, really fine guitarist, as well as an even finer interpreter of traditional and contemporary folk songs. His new album is called ‘Sweet Billy Caution’. I think it’s a lovely album, he has a crystal-clear voice, simple but powerful accompaniment and a great choice of songs. The Sailor Cut Down, album song is totally and utterly beautiful.” Mike Harding. www.sibarron.eu/index.html. Entry is (as for a normal night) only £2 with Open Mic from 7.15-9.15pm. Further information from Nigel Dee 07989 180091 www.facebook.com/Acoustic.Warehouse.TQ123QH.

Wednesday 21 August 2019 2-4pm - Causley & Coldfield - Beehive Arts Centre, Dowell Street, Honiton EX14 1LZ
Join acclaimed singer-songwriter Jim Causley and actor Charlie Coldfield for a gentle trip down memory lane. Featuring songs you will know and love interspersed with short readings and poems. Tickets £5, to include refreshments. For more information and tickets and accessible seats telephone 01404 384050 or go to www.beehivehoniton.co.uk.

Thursday 22 August 2018 8pm - Phil Beer Band - Barnfield Theatre, Exeter EX1 1SN (map)
The Phil Beer Band performs a unique blend of folk and roll trawled from Phil’s treasure trove of traditional tunes and American country rock. The highly popular line up comprises Gareth Turner, Steve Crickett, Greg McDonald, Olivia Dunn and of course, Phil Beer and promises to deliver a lively cocktail of folk, rock, country and blues. Full details
www.barnfieldtheatre.org.uk/the-phil-beer-band.

22-26 August 2019 - Cornwall Folk Festival - Wadebridge
5 evening concerts: Steve Knightley; Wizz Jones at 80 Celebration + Midnight Skyracer; The Unthanks and Krelys; Flats and Sharps + Mick Ryan’s ‘Here at the Fair’ folk opera; Noble Jacks + Granny’s Attic. Plus local and regional musicians, workshops etc. www.cornwallfolkfestival.com. Early bird tickets now on sale.

Friday 23 August 2019 7.30pm - Lvov Affair - Bay Horse Inn, 8 Cistern Street, Totnes, TQ9 5SP (map)
Led by accordionist Basil Bunelik who grew up in the Ukrainian town of Lvov, his trio plunder the richness of East European folk music and present a wonderful variety of music and songs from Ukraine, Russia, Hungary, Romania, including klezmer and gypsy all played with authentic style and passion. https://bunelik.wixsite.com/lvov. Free admission, part of the Bay Horse beer festival.

Friday 23 August 2019 7.30pm - Land of the Giants - St Mary's Parish Church, Kingskerswell TQ12 5LD (map)
Returning to play in Kingskerswell with their foot-stomping beats and contagious enthusiasm after a jam-packed show that saw people dancing in the aisles and leaving the church with giant grins on their faces! A brass section that will make you grin from ear to ear, heavy toe-tapping basslines and Andy Quick’s sensuous, soaring vocals. Tickets and info 01803 875527. www.wegottickets.com/worldunlimited. Full details, programme, samples etc. www.worldunlimited.co.uk.

NEW Sunday 25 August 2019 2.30pm - Paddy’s Whiskers - The Boathouse, Preston Sands, Paignton TQ3 2NJ
Possibly Paddy’s Whiskers’ final gig at the Boathouse...Jules, Andrew and Blake back from Skye and teaming up with Marcus for an afternoon of folk tunes in the sun. www.paddyswhiskers.co.uk.

NEW Monday 26 August 2019 7.30pm - Kenny Young and the Eggplants - Ashburton Arts Centre, West Street, Ashburton TQ13 7DT
Claiming to be from Brooklyn (but possibly from some other galaxy altogether), a not-easily-described semi-acoustic trio who perform intergalactic folk-and-roll songs about giant squirrels, scary bits of cheese, malevolent washing machines, and Martian garden gnomes, among other important topics. Full details, video etc. www.ashburtonarts.org.uk.

Thursday 29 August 2019 - Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman - Otterton Mill, nr Budleigh Salterton EX9 7HG (map)
A return visit from Best Duo winners in the 2013 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards, with their recent album “Tomorrow Will Follow Today”. Kathryn and Sean are widely recognised as two of the folk scene’s most accomplished musicians. Musical collaborators with the likes of Seth Lakeman (Sean’s younger brother), Cara Dillon, the Levellers, Kate Rusby and Show of Hands, this husband and wife duo deliver an intimacy and strength of passion in their music. Kathryn’s sublime voice and effortless delivery, combined with Sean’s gifted guitar playing and masterly arrangements make for a captivating live performance. www.kathrynrobertsandseanlakeman.com. www.ottertonmill.com.

Friday 30 August 2019 8pm - Adam Sweet Band plus Julian Piper - Mariners Hall, Beer EX12 3JH
Adam Sweet specialises in a blend of blue eyed soul and Americana with a band that includes bassist Ian Jennings, a veteran of recording with Van Morrison and Jeff Beck. Slide guitarist Julian Piper will be playing an acoustic set featuring songs from his recent album 'Terlingua' mixed with dusty blues classics. Tickets £10 door, or adv from 01392 873407.

NEW Saturday 31 August 2019 1pm - Meridianum Ensemble - Baptist Church, Bovey Tracey
An exciting fusion of folk musics from across Europe, played on an amazing variety of instruments (Soufian Saihi on Arabic oud; Ricardo de Noronha on Middle-Eastern percussion; Nuno Silva on Persian santur; Griselda Sanderson on Swedish nyckelharpa and Louis Bingham on cittern; Steve Tyler on hurdy-gurdy). Part of the Nourish Festival: craft ~ food ~ music. Full festival details www.nourishfestival.org.

NEW Saturday 31 August 2019 8pm - An Evening with Jim Causley - Doug's Shed, Splatthayes, Buckerell, nr Honiton EX14 3ER
Tickets £10 adv from David Wayne 01404 850637, david.wayne@care4free.net. BYO drinks and glasses.

Sunday 1 September 2019 - Mad Dog Mcrea - Tavifest, Tavistock College, Crowndale Road, Tavistock PL19 8DD
Mad Dog performing (midday?) at this all day music festival for South West talent, to raise funds for Pancreatic Cancer Action. More details see www.facebook.com/events/585214385177337 and www.maddogmcrea.co.uk.

Sunday 1 September 2019 7.45pm - Greg Russell - Folk on the Moor, Westward Inn, Lee Mill, Ivybridge PL21 9EE (map)
Winner of the Radio 2 Young Folk Award in 2013, Greg has gone on to carve himself a fine solo career, as well as in partnership with Ciaran Algar. He has a fine voice, accompanies himself on guitar and bouzouki and sings both original and traditional songs. One of the many plaudits called him "a singer par excellence, with few to rival him in any genre". £10. Further information / reserve seat: www.moorfolk.co.uk.

NEW Wednesday 4 September 2019 - Jim Causley: Green Lanes Talk with Valerie Belsey - Sharpham House, nr Ashprington
details tba/tbc
www.sharphamtrust.org/calendar/course/discovering-sharpham-heritage-day#/events.

Thursday 5 September 2019 8pm - Phil Beer - Teign Corinthian Yacht Club, Eastcliff Walk, Teignmouth TQ14 8TA
For tickets tel. 01364 654916. Doors 7.15pm.

Thursday 5 September 2019 - Grizzly Rhys Morgan - First Thursday Club at The Hourglass, 21 Melbourne Street, Exeter EX2 4AU
Singer-songwriter with his unique finger-picking style. Music ranging from folk songs to foot-stomping roots and blues tunes played on acoustic, lap slide, steel and Dobro guitars, stomp box and djembe. The Hourglass is an indie gastropub just above Exeter Quay. Hosted by singer and TV voiceover Rob Brown, the club presents blues, roots and folk bands in the pub’s welcoming basement room. Think Paris in the sixties without the smoke. www.robbrownvoice.com, www.hourglassexeter.co.uk. £5 entry. Doors 8pm.

Friday 6 September 2019 9pm - Mitchell & Vincent - B-Bar, Castle Street, The Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2NJ (map)
The Westcountry duo’s fiddle and guitar playing has been described by Acoustic magazine as, “Stunning”, while Bright Young Folk praised their music for, “Providing skilled arrangements and expert delivery of tunes and songs which showcase the vibrancy, and variety, of folk music across Britain. A thoroughly engaging and enjoyable experience.” £3. www.b-bar.co.uk. Tel. 01752 242021.

Friday 6 September 2019 7.30pm - Super Cumbia y la Liga de la Alegría - St Mary's Parish Church, Kingskerswell TQ12 5LD (map)
A show of music and theatre with a lot of humour, that takes the audience to a constant interaction. Latin folklore instruments and rhythms in a very simple mix with reggae, ragamufi and rap rhythms. Tickets and info 01803 875527. www.wegottickets.com/worldunlimited. Full details, programme, samples etc. www.worldunlimited.co.uk.

Saturday 7 September 2019 - Duncan Chisholm - Ashburton Arts Centre, West Street, Ashburton TQ13 7DT
With Megan Henderson, Innes Watson and Calum Stewart. Duncan Chisholm on fiddle effortlessly evokes a background steeped in the rich highland music tradition through his rich, varied compositions. Having been described as ‘one of the most authentic interpreters of traditional highland music.’ his fiddle playing takes you on an emotional journey through the beautiful landscape which inspires him. His lastest album Sandwood contributed to Duncan winning Composer of the Year 2018 at the MG Alba Scots Trad Music Awards, the album itself was awarded Album of the Year 2018. Full details, tickets etc. www.wegottickets.com/ashburtonarts.

Saturday 7 September 2019 7.30pm - Steve Pledger - House concert, Exeter
Steve's musical influences are many, varied and not always obvious. They include – in no particular order – Graham Parker, Cat Stevens/Yusuf Islam, Rush, Sam Cooke, Martyn Joseph, Van Morrison, Don McLean, Elvis (both of them) and Bruce Springsteen. As well as performing his own highly regarded solo shows, Steve has also had many opportunities of late to work with and open for artists such as Phillip Henry & Hannah Martin, Martyn Joseph, Luke Jackson, Willy Porter and others, and particularly with award-winning, rising folk star, Ange Hardy. Twigg's 50th gig: a house concert for Steve, opening our doors to Twigg's Digs. www.stevepledger.co.uk." Tickets £10. Doors 7pm. Reserve by contacting Simon Twigg: sstwigg@blueyonder.co.uk, 07508 169049.

Saturday 7 September 2019 10am–4pm - Russian Folksongs workshop - Lustleigh Village Hall
Polina Shepherd was born in Siberia and grew up in a home where songs were regularly sung at a family table. Now an internationally renowned performer, composer and choir leader, she brings an explosive mixture of powerful dance rhythms and profound melodies of the Steppes and the Shtetl spiced up by Tatar Bazaars and washed down with a fisherman's song from Odessa, sung with passion and haunting soul. Cost: £30 (£25 if booked before 15 August). Bring & share lunch. www.polinashepherd.co.uk. Adv booking preferable; some tickets may be available on door. Bookings/information contact Stephen Terry on 01647 277197 or email stephenjaterry[at]hotmail.com.

Saturday 7 September 2019 7.30pm - Choral Concert - St Petroc`s Parish Church, South Brent
Tamar Valley Male Voice Choir in concert with special guests Stithians Ladies Choir; Two Cornish Choirs in support of St. Petroc's Church. Tickets £7.50 available from
artworks (Station Rd, South Brent www.artworksouthbrent.co.uk) or Jeremy Wells tel. 01364 72180, or on door.

NEW Sunday 8 September 2019 7.30pm - Phil Beer - Memorial Hall, Back Street, Modbury PL21 0RF
Phil Beer hardly needs any introduction, suffice to say it will be a great evening's entertainment and you'll be supporting a very worthwhile cause: Hearing Dogs for Deaf People www.hearingdogs.org.uk. Information and tickets £15 are available from John Bower, johnbower@btinternet.com, 07711 814718, or by collection from Pickles Hardware Store, Modbury, or send a cheque and sae to John Bower, Low Mead, Traine Paddock, Modbury PL21 0RH.

Sunday 8 September 2019 - Sharon Shannon & Seckou Keita: Sacred Earth - Exeter Phoenix, Gandy Street EX4 3LS (map)
Legendary Irish accordion maestro Sharon Shannon brings a new live show on UK tour 2019. Joined by her band, Jim Murray acoustic guitar, Jack Maher electric guitar, vocals and Sean Regan, fiddle, percussion and beatbox, Sharon will perform music from her many albums throughout the years, including 2017’s Sacred Earth. Recorded at Real Worlds Studios and produced by Robert Plant producer, Justin Adams, Sacred Earth features many tracks with African influences and indeed African musicians as collaborators and guests. Seckou Keita from Senegal playing Kora and percussion was one of the key collaborators. Now Seckou joins Sharon and her band, as a special guest on this tour. Box Office 01392 667080. Full details www.exeterphoenix.org.uk/category/music.

Monday 9 September 2019 - Acoustic Warehouse Music & Performance Club, Passage House Inn, Hackney Lane, Kingsteignton, Newton Abbot TQ12 3QH
Featured Artist: Graham Butterfield 9.30pm. A very talented artist, playing a variety of styles of music www.reverbnation.com/grahambutterfield. Entry is (as for a normal night) only £2 with Open Mic from 7.15-9.15pm. Further information from Nigel Dee 07989 180091 www.facebook.com/Acoustic.Warehouse.TQ123QH.

Tuesday 11 September 2019 all day - Folk at Widecombe Fair - Widecombe in the Moor
A full programme of music all day on the main stage, plus more (including morris dancing) on the village green and in the garden of the Rugglestone Inn. www.widecombefair.com. I can currently only find an online programme at www.flaxey-green.co.uk/Pages/Whats_On_Sep.html#s10.

Wednesday 11 September 2019 - An Evening with Jim Causley - Kennaway House, Coburg Road, Sidmouth EX10 8NG
An evening of entertainment with a much respected figure of the contemporary roots and folk scene. Multi award winning singer-songwriter, musician and proud Devonian Jim Causley brings his distinctive melodies and toe-tapping tunes to the Cellar Bar. Tickets £10 from Kennaway House, pop in or call 01395 515551. Bar. Doors 7.30pm.

Wednesday 11 September 2019 - The John Martyn Project - Exeter Phoenix, Gandy Street EX4 3LS (map)
Featuring four of the most interesting vocalists spanning several different musical paths of the UK music scene, the many different aspects and eras of Martyn's music is delivered in a sensitive and poignant manner. Box Office 01392 667080. Full details www.exeterphoenix.org.uk/category/music.

Thursday 12 September 2019 7.30pm - Martin Simpson - The Flavel Arts Centre, Dartmouth TQ6 9ND (map)
Folk at the Flavel welcomes back a true Flavel favourite, one of the finest acoustic and slide guitar players in the world, Martin Simpson. Martin will be featuring new tracks from an album being recorded for release over the summer. The sell-out audiences at Martin’s previous visits to the Flavel have seen that whether playing American old-time music, blues, a Dylan song or his own material he is a guitarist of immense subtlety. Martin has been nominated an astounding 31 times in the 16 years of the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards - more than any other performer. There is no doubt that, after 45 years as a professional musician, Martin is better than ever. Book at www.theflavel.org.uk or call 01803 839530.

Thursday 12 September 2019 8pm - Julian Piper - Brixham Blues Club, The Old Coaching Inn, Fore Street, TQ5 8AG
With a policy of outlawing electric instruments the Brixham Blues Club offers a rare opportunity to hear blues in an acoustic format, one which will be heartily embraced by local blues legend Julian Piper. Expect to hear songs by Furry Lewis, Fred McDowell and the Grey Ghost mixed with a handful of Julian's own compositions. Free. Contact: stuart1929@btinternet.com, 01803 855256.

Friday 13 September 2019 8pm - India Electric Co. - Calstock Arts, The Old Chapel, Sand Lane, Calstock PL18 9QX (map)
Sometimes folk, sometimes not, India Electric Co. use traditional instruments in contemporary styles to explore diverse themes from Eastern Europe, Irish traditions and modern urban alienation to end up with something “quirky and glittery – a veritable musical magpie’s nest.” – BBC Radio 3. Their 2015 debut album release was followed by a world tour with Midge Ure, with whom they’ve worked extensively. With live sessions on BBC Radio 2 and 6 Music, performances at Glastonbury and Cambridge Folk Festival, the duo are now embarking on their own headline tour. “Exceptional talents.” Songlines Magazine. “Fresh and gobsmacking!” Tom Robinson, BBC 6 Music. “Two of the most extraordinary musicians, a phenomenal duo” BBC Radio 2. Full details, samples etc.  www.calstockarts.org.

Friday 13 September 2019 8pm - Miranda Sykes - Exeter Folk & Acoustic Music Club, Victoria Park Tennis Club, Lyndhurst Road, St. Leonards, Exeter, EX2 4NX (map)
Many will know Miranda as the bass player and singer with Show Of Hands but she is an amazing performer in her own right. Accompanied by double bass and acoustic guitar she is a brilliant songwriter with a beautiful soulful voice. Her career spans 20 years and has seen her perform with many artists, including Robb Johnson, Firebrand, Phil Beer Band, Rex Preston, Martyn Joseph, Reg Meuross, and Chris Hoban, tonight's special guest support:, a fantastic songwriter, much acclaimed by Steve Knightley, who has performed and recorded many of his songs with Show Of Hands. This concert is part of Miranda's tour to support her latest solo album, Behind The Wall. www.mirandasykes.com. Tickets (this is an advanced ticket reservation concert only) - Paid in advance £12; advanced notice without pre-payment £14 (paid on door). Info / ticket enquiries contact: exeterfolkclub@outlook.com or 01392 210983. www.facebook.com/groups/exeterfolkclub. www.exeterfolkclub.org.

Friday 13 September 2019 7.30pm - Gordon Giltrap - St Mary's Parish Church, Kingskerswell TQ12 5LD (map)
Recently awarded an MBE in the 2019 New Year’s Honour List for services to Music and Charity. Over five decades, legendary British guitarist Gordon Giltrap has graced the music business with his dedication to his craft and his affection for his audience. “...I think Gordon Giltrap is one of the best acoustic guitar players in the world…His concerts and playing are breathtaking. He’s also very witty...” Ritchie Blackmore (Deep Purple); “One of an elite few who truly have become legendary in their field, in their own lifetime.” Brian May (Queen). With special guest Carrie Martin. Tickets and info 01803 875527. www.wegottickets.com/worldunlimited. Full details, programme, samples etc. www.worldunlimited.co.uk.

Friday 13 September 2019 - Afro Celt Sound System - Exeter Phoenix, Gandy Street EX4 3LS (map)
Standing.
This European and African based collective have been a ground-breaking force in music ever since they started, finding kindred spirits across international talent and forging a reputation for their breath-taking live shows along the way. Features the core band members Simon Emmerson, Guinean vocalist, kora and balafon virtuoso N’Faly Kouyate and charismatic dhol master Johnny Kalsi alongside a host of other world-class musicians from the collective. ‘A delirious mix of primal intensity, spiritual beauty and explosive rhythms” FROOTS. Box Office 01392 667080. Full details www.exeterphoenix.org.uk/category/music.

Saturday 14 September 2019 7.30pm - 2nd Annual Old Time American Square Dance - Peter Tavy, nr Tavistock
With fine live band and Tony Mates dance caller from Seattle, Washington, whose grandfather grew up here; he is pleased to donate any proceeds to the Village Hall. The dances will be easy and fun, and the music of the very best. He has been calling dances for nearly 40 years, at major festivals and small village halls, bringing the joys of old time music and dance to folks of all ages. The dance location is under review, either the Village Hall or Dodd’s barn - half way to the local pub. £7 adult, £5 OAP/U16. For more information call 01822 810868 or 01822 810243. Refreshments.

Saturday 14 September 2019 7.30pm - Awalé: The Soul of Senegal - St Mary's Parish Church, Kingskerswell TQ12 5LD (map)
London-based band Awalé returns with a new sound, Senegalese soul. Biram Seck’s soaring voice evokes messages of love and peace, underpinned by heavenly poly-rhythm groove explorations. Intense and spiritual Sabar Senegalese percussion and Afro-Latin drums conversations, weaving intricate guitar patterns and horn lines with catchy bass riffs. Tickets and info 01803 875527. www.wegottickets.com/worldunlimited. Full details, programme, samples etc. www.worldunlimited.co.uk.

Sunday 15 September 2019 8pm - Sam Carter - Topsham Folk Club, Globe Hotel Malthouse, Fore Street, Topsham, Exeter EX3 0HR (map)
Since being named Best Newcomer at the 2010 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards Sam Carter has been stirring audiences from Camden to Canada. Described as 'the finest English-style finger-picking guitarist of his generation', Sam has toured the world, equally happy to perform intimate solo shows on acoustic guitar, on electric with a full band, or to collaborate with other artists. www.samcartermusic.co.uk. £10 adv/£12 door. www.topshamfolkclub.org.

Sunday 15 September 2019 7.45pm - John Ward Trio - Folk on the Moor, Westward Inn, Lee Mill, Ivybridge PL21 9EE (map)
Suffolk-born, singer/songwriter John started playing ukelele at 12 and bass guitar at 14 but quickly graduated to the folk scene, earling influences being Martin Carthy, Dick Gaughan and Dougie MacLean. Performing his own and traditional songs here with wife Lynne and Les Woodley, they accompany on guitar, double bass, mandolin, harmonica, whistles and bodhran. £11. Further information / reserve seat: www.moorfolk.co.uk.

NEW Autumn Course - Ensemble Playing in Folk and Traditional Music - Totnes
Wednesday evenings 6.15-7.15pm - September 18th & 25th, October 2nd, 9th, 16th & 30th, November 6th, 13th, 20th & 27th
A 10-week course, led by Gris Sanderson and Louis Bingham of Tunelink South West, designed to bring together musicians with an interest in traditional folk music who wish to meet other players and improve their ensemble playing skills. Suitable for players of all acoustic instruments, including percussionists and multi-instrumentalists. Please email the course leaders with any enquiries, and we will be happy to provide more information on the course content. When getting in touch please let us know your chosen instrument(s) and some detail of your musical background and interests.
Course fee: £80 payable in advance. The running of this course is contingent on sufficient subscriptions. Venue: The Mansion (Pulse building behind Totnes Library), Totnes TQ9 5RP. Contact tunelinksouthwest@gmail.com, 01803 864286, www.facebook.com/TunelinkSW.

Friday 20 September 2019 7.30pm - Claude Bourbon - Downderry and Seaton Village Hall, Main Road, Torpoint, Cornwall PL11 3JY
Claude Bourbon is known throughout Europe and America for amazing guitar performances that take blues, Spanish, Middle Eastern, and Russian stylings into uncharted territories. Each year Bourbon plays more than 100 shows around the world. Born in France in the early 60’s, Claude Bourbon grew up in Switzerland, where he was classically trained for many years.

Saturday 21 September 2019 11am-11pm - Crabstock - Kingsbridge - A New Mini Folk Fest
Full details, line-up, programme, ticketing etc. now on
www.crab-stock.co.uk. Music all day at the Crabshell Inn on the banks of the Kingsbridge Estuary. The Big Tent will give hourly concerts from 12-6pm with guests Dandy Jim, Cool Beanz, Silvington, Old Gaffers, Orchard Family and Harbottle & Jonas. Simultaneously there will a continuous succession of fine musicians showcasing “on the deck”, while upstairs a variety of “sessions” will run all day. All this culminates at 8pm with a Ceilidh. Cost only £10 for access to all the events! A not-for-profit day, but monies left over will be donated equally to The Chernobyl Children’s Lifeline and support for local traditional music events. www.shamstrad.co.uk

Sunday 22 September 2019 8pm - Midnight Skyracer - Calstock Arts, The Old Chapel, Sand Lane, Calstock PL18 9QX (map)
Midnight Skyracer has been tearing up the UK bluegrass and folk scene since its inception less than two years ago. The all-star lineup and exciting live performances have sent the band racing skywards at an astounding pace right from the start, with Leanne Thorose’s powerhouse vocals and driving mandolin, Tabitha Agnew’s sweet voice and virtuosic banjo playing, Eleanor Wilkie’s rock solid bass grooves, Laura Carrivick’s flair - being equally adept on both fiddle and dobro - and her twin sister Charlotte’s agility on the guitar, with both sisters filling in the vocal harmonies. Full details, samples etc. www.calstockarts.org.

Wednesday 25 September 2019 7.30pm - Bookends: Simon & Garfunkel Through the Years - Pavilions Teignmouth, The Den, Teignmouth TQ14 8BG
Critically acclaimed as one of the world’s greatest tribute shows, Simon & Garfunkel Through The Years returns in 2019 with an all new production. Featuring a live band and stunning vocal harmonies, this spectacular concert takes audiences on a journey through songs and history of Simon and Garfunkel. www.pavilionsteignmouth.org.uk.

Thursday 26 September 2019 8pm - The Trees - B-Bar, Castle Street, The Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2NJ (map)
Plymouth’s four-woman supergroup play with vocal harmonies and their wide-ranging inspirations to offer a unique and special show. £5. www.b-bar.co.uk. Tel. 01752 242021.

Friday 27 September 2019 - Rory McLeod - Matthews Hall, Fore St, Topsham, Exeter EX3 0HF
Rhythmic storyteller, multi-instrumentalist, ex-circus clown and fire eater, is a one-man-soul-band, and poet. He has a natural troubadour's talent for weaving magical, musical, storytelling spells accompanied by his own bizarre solo orchestra of distinctive instruments. www.rorymcleod.com. Full details www.wegottickets.com/event/463486.

NEW 28/29 September 2019 - Teign Shanty Festival - Teignmouth
Teignmouth and Shaldon will play host to anything at least 26 shanty groups performing in 15 venues and providing over 120 hours of "free to attend" shanty singing. The towns will be filled with music, singing and infused with a great community spirit. One of the shanty groups attending, "The Longest Johns", appeared on Gareth Malone's television program "The Choir" in 2017. Raising funds for: RNLI, Rowcroft Hospice, Teign Heritage Centre, Alice Cross Centre. Full details
www.teignshantyfestival.co.uk.

Saturday 28 September 2019 7.30pm - Clive Carroll - Beehive Arts Centre, Dowell Street, Honiton EX14 1LZ
Acclaimed guitarist and composer Clive Carroll has created a sound world all his own, with a signature blend of warmth and humour that belies his dazzling technical skill. Clive’s masterful compositions feature influences mined from the delicate cadences of Elizabethan lute classics, the imaginative eccentricity of Frank Zappa, visionary classical composers such as Bartok and Ligeti, and hints of jazz and Delta blues! Box office 01404 384050. Full details www.beehivehoniton.co.uk.

Saturday 28 September 2019 8pm - Exeter Ceilidh: with Pigs Might Fly - Kenn Centre, Exeter Road, Kennford, Exeter EX6 7UE
Caller:
Rosie Baines. Entry £8, (U16 £4, U10 free). Teas, coffees & biscuits provided (small donation requested), but no bar. BYO alcohol if you wish. Exeter Ceilidhs is a season of ceilidhs / barn dances featuring local bands and callers. See www.exeterceilidhs.net for full details. Contact: Jeremy on 07969 297633, email contact@exeterceilidhs.net.

Saturday 28 September 2019 8pm - Nick Harper - Dolphin Hotel, Station Road, Bovey Tracey TQ13 9AL
Son of the legendary Roy Harper, with 10 albums behind him Nick is a highly accomplished singer and songwriter. Nick can coax the most glorious of sounds from the humblest of guitars. He has been called at various times 'the acoustic Hendrix', the 'English Jeff Buckley' and 'the new Jeff Beck' but he is definitely his own man and according to the Times "has so much musicianship in him that it just leaks out all over the place." Come on out for an unforgettable evening! Full details www.southdevonmusic.co.uk.

NEW Saturday 28 September 2019 7.30pm - 2nd Folk Plus in Concert - venue tba
details tba

Sunday 29 September 2019 7.45pm - Damien Barber & Mike Wilson - Folk on the Moor, Westward Inn, Lee Mill, Ivybridge PL21 9EE (map)
Nominated for the BBC best duo award in 2010, East Anglian Damien (a folk-club regular since the age of 5!) and Mike (the youngest member of the renowned Wilson family from Teeside) are two fine exponents of traditional song. They throw in excellent modern material too, with great voices all skillfully accompanied on guitar and concertina. £10. Further information / reserve seat: www.moorfolk.co.uk.

Monday 30 September 2019 - Acoustic Warehouse Music & Performance Club, Passage House Inn, Hackney Lane, Kingsteignton, Newton Abbot TQ12 3QH
Featured Artist: Rebecca Hosking 9.30pm. Singer/songwriter from Nashville, returning for a 4th visit to our club www.reverbnation.com/rebeccahosking. Entry is (as for a normal night) only £2 with Open Mic from 7.15-9.15pm. Further information from Nigel Dee 07989 180091 www.facebook.com/Acoustic.Warehouse.TQ123QH.

NEW Tuesday 1 October 2019 7.30pm - Damien O’Kane & Ron Block - St Mary's Parish Church, Kingskerswell TQ12 5LD (map)
O’Kane, with Irish/Anglo supergroup Flook in 2007/8, currently a solo artist and a full-time member of Kate Rusby’s band, is an outstanding banjo player, superb guitarist, ingenious arranger, accomplished tunemaker, researcher, bandleader, producer and accompanist of rich imagination and fearless vision. Multi-instrumentalist Ron Block has been rooted firmly in the bluegrass-country tradition. Now the longtime member of the Grammy-winning band Alison Krauss and Union Station discovers a whole new area of uncharted terrain. Now O’Kane and Block are gearing up for a special tour together. Tickets and info 01803 875527. www.wegottickets.com/worldunlimited. Full details, programme, samples etc. www.worldunlimited.co.uk.

NEW Saturday 5 October 2019 7.30pm - Steve Knightley: Old Songs & New Songs - St Michael & All Angels Church, Stockland, nr Honiton EX14 9BP (map)
A very special candlelit concert, with all profits from the evening helping restore the village pub The King’s Arms Inn to its former glory. The villagers of Stockland have bought it but there were some pretty horrid surprises, despite the survey, hence the need to raise funds to get this ancient coaching Inn back on track! Steve Knightley is a multi-award winning singer-songwriter/musician and founder member of widely acclaimed folk/acoustic roots trail-blazers ‘Show of Hands’. Steve’s had a few pints at the pub and is looking forward to a few more! Book tickets £16 adv. from Wendy on 01404 881207, £18 door.

NEW Saturday 5 October 2019 7.30pm - Fake Thackray + Paul Downes - Lympstone Village Hall, School Hill, Lympstone, Exmouth EX8 5JY
An Evening Without Jake Thackray but with Fake Thackray, and the Real Paul Downes. John Watterson (Fake Thackray) performs the work of the much lamented Jake Thackray who became famous from his TV appearances in the 60s and 70s and became a cult figure through such songs as Sister Josephine. John's performance of these exquisitely funny songs is highly entertaining and a heartfelt tribute to one of the finest songwriters of the 20th century. Presented by Lympstone Entertainments and arranged by Paul Downes who was a friend of Jake Thackray. "We can't have Jake back, but this is the next best thing - a real tribute," Mike Harding. "It is marvellous that Jake's treasured songs ride again. They are in safe hands," Ralph McTell. Tickets £12.50 from Demelza on 01395 272243 or at boxoffice@lympstone-entertainments.net.

NEW Saturday 5 October 2019 7.30pm - Matthew Falloon & Mischa Bray: Sound Mind Sessions - All Saints Church, 8 Church St, Kenton, Exeter EX6 8LU
Sound Mind Sessions is a venture providing spine-tingling original live acoustic music in beautiful Devon venues, while raising awareness and funds for Mental Health issues in the creative industries. Show headlined by Matthew Falloon & Mischa Bray. R2 magazine has described Matthew Falloon's songwriting as "exceptional" and "breathtakingly beautiful", while Uncut compares his music to Jackson Browne and Paul Simon. Mischa Bray is the virtuoso violinist, guitarist and mandolin player, talented songwriter, in-demand arranger and electric performer. Supporting are two fantastic and unique acts strongly championed by BBC Introducing, Matthew Gordon-Price and Jamie Yost. Full details www.wegottickets.com/event/473453.

NEW Sunday 6 October 2019 8pm - Leveret - Matthews Hall, Topsham EX3 0HF (map)
Leveret is a unique collaboration between three of England’s finest folk musicians. Andy Cutting (button accordion), Sam Sweeney (fiddle) and Rob Harbron (concertina) are each regarded as exceptional performers and masters of their instruments. Together their performances combine consummate musicianship, compelling delivery and captivating spontaneity. www.leveretband.com. £14 adv/£16 door. Tickets available online at www.topshamfolkclub.org.

NEW Thursday 10 October 2019 8pm - Fairport Convention - The Watermark, Erme Court, Leonards Road, Ivybridge PL21 0SZ (map)
Fairport Convention has been making great music for over fifty years. Credited with originating British folk-rock music, the band has been through many changes but the current members retain a passion for live performance. Fairport Convention features Simon Nicol on guitar and vocals, Dave Pegg on bass guitar, Chris Leslie on fiddle, mandolin and vocals, Ric Sanders on violin and Gerry Conway on drums and percussion. Full details, bookings etc.
www.ivybridgewatermark.co.uk. Tel. 01752 892220.

NEW Friday 11 October 2019 8pm - The Rheingans Sisters - Calstock Arts, The Old Chapel, Sand Lane, Calstock PL18 9QX (map)
The BBC Radio 2 Folk Award winners make playful, powerful and richly connecting music that is wholly contemporary while deeply anchored in folk traditions. Their spirited mission to make connections between music from varied geographical roots has led to a rich artistic approach to the reimagining of traditional music, alongside their own beguiling compositions. Audiences have been captivated by their live performances; as full-hearted performers and on-stage improvisers via the adventurous use of fiddles, voices, banjo, bansitar, tambourin à cordes, poetry and percussion. A unique and unmissable act on the folk and world music stage today.
Full details, samples etc. www.calstockarts.org.

NEW Friday 11 October 2019 8pm - Coco & The Butterfields - Beehive Arts Centre, Dowell Street, Honiton EX14 1LZ
Canterbury-based folk-hop band. Folk-hewn pop, with gliding guitars and powerful vocal melodies. Support: Gentlemen of Few play an eclectic blend of old-time bluegrass and classic rock with skilful vocal harmonies and powerful lyrics. £12 adv, £14 door, standing.
Box office 01404 384050. Full details www.beehivehoniton.co.uk.

NEW 11-13 October 2019 - Salcombe ‘Live’ Festival  - A new festival for 2019
The inaugural Salcombe ‘Live’ Festival is a weekend of live acoustic, folk and roots music, jazz and blues, comedy etc. to be held across 10 venues in the town. Approx. 40 acts will be available to see free of charge including Hannah White & The Nordic Connection, Winter Mountain, Velvet & Stone, Nick Parker, Harbottle & Jonas, and Lisbee Stainton. The festival concludes on Sunday 13 October with Cara Dillon (+ support) in concert at the Holy Trinity Church. Tickets £22 on sale now. For further details visit www.salcombe-live.co.uk.

NEW Wren Music: Gothic Dartmoor
Friday 11 October 2019 7.30pm - Clearbrook Village Hall, nr Yelverton PL20 6JD
Saturday 12 October 2019 7.30pm - - Cygnet Theatre, Friars Gate, Exeter EX2 4AZ
(map)
The Gothic Dartmoor concert explores a rich vein of myth and legend through the tales of Dartmoor. The songs are selected from the folk song collection made at the end of the C19th by Squire and Parson Revd. Sabine Baring-Gould, and inspired by his other writings, including The Book of Dartmoor and The Book of Were-Wolves. Wren Music has put together an impressive company to bring you ‘Gothic Dartmoor’ – Marilyn Tucker: Singer and storyteller, Paul Wilson: Multi-instrumentalist and singer, Jon Dyer: Experienced performer and a fabulous flautist and Hannah Cumming: Fiddle player and singer, plus a specially formed Gothic Dartmoor Choir. Tickets £12 available from Wren Music 01837 53754 or via
www.wrenmusic.co.uk/Events-2019.

NEW Sunday 13 October 2019 - Jim Causley: Afternoon Recital - St Mary's Church, Sticklepath EX20 2NL
Afternoon recital with tea & cake. Tel: 01837 840822.

NEW Sunday 13 October 2019 7.45pm - Luke Jackson - Folk on the Moor, Westward Inn, Lee Mill, Ivybridge PL21 9EE (map)
Given the 2016 FATEA Award for "Male Artist of the Year", 25 year old Luke has often been compared to a young Richard Thompson. He is an accomplished songwriter with a voice that lends itself equally to the blue and his own more personal tales. His guitar playing is described as "melodically blessed" and he has already toured extensively in Europe, Canada and the USA. £10. Further information / reserve seat: www.moorfolk.co.uk.

NEW Sunday 13 October 2019 7.30pm - Rachel Sermanni - St Mary's Parish Church, Kingskerswell TQ12 5LD (map)
Rachel Sermanni is a dynamic (in many senses of the word) singer and songwriter whose performance and lyrics draw from a deep well of mystic lore, dreams, nature and the simplecomplex experience of being human. A contemporary folk musician, influenced by a wealth of genres including jazz, rock, old-time and traditional. Tickets and info 01803 875527. www.wegottickets.com/worldunlimited. Full details, programme, samples etc. www.worldunlimited.co.uk.

NEW Thursday 17 October 2019 8pm - Albert Lee & His Band - Beehive Arts Centre, Dowell Street, Honiton EX14 1LZ
Grammy award-winner, legend of rock ‘n roll, country and blues with a lifetime of playing with top artists. £25.
Box office 01404 384050. Full details www.beehivehoniton.co.uk.

NEW Friday 18 October 2019 - Al Stewart - Exeter Phoenix, Gandy Street EX4 3LS (map)
Standing+Balcony.
The highly awaited return of the legendary singer/songwriter performing all the classic material and rarities backed by ace Chicago outfit The Empty Pockets. Al was born in 1945 in Glasgow. He started his musical career playing guitar in various bands but after hearing Bob Dylan, decided his path should be that of a lyricist. Box Office 01392 667080. Full details www.exeterphoenix.org.uk/category/music.

NEW Friday 18 October 2019 - Chris While & Julie Matthews - Milverton Music, Victoria Rooms, Fore St, Milverton, Taunton TA4 1JU
Contact
01823 400416 or email milvertonmusicclub@gmail.com. www.milvertonmusic.co.uk.

NEW Saturday 19 October 2019 7.30pm - Autumn Céilidh with The Mooncoin Ceilidh Band - South Brent Village Hall, Station Approach TQ10 9AQ (map)
Dance into the longer nights with caller Anne Gill ; Steve Gill (melodeons); Sophis Colkin (fiddle); Nick Scott (Uillean pipes/Bodhran), Andy Clarke (guitar/bouzouki) - all welcome: Reel Ale bar and nibbles available. Tickets £8 on door or from artworks (Station Road). FFI contact Eileen on 01364 73699 or email eileen.southbrentfolk@gmail.com or visit www.southbrentfolk.org.uk. One of a number of events organised throughout the year by South Brent Folk to support folk music in the South Brent area.

NEW Sunday 20 October 2019 - John Smith - Exeter Phoenix, Gandy Street EX4 3LS (map)
Standing+balcony seating. Steeped in the lineage of British folk, taking his cue from Richard Thompson and John Martyn, Smith has evolved a transatlantic blend of fingerstyle and slide guitar techniques. John’s intimate takes on love, loss and the journey we make, combined with his innovative guitar work, have won him a loyal following. Box Office 01392 667080. Full details www.exeterphoenix.org.uk/category/music.

NEW 21-25 October 2019 - Baring-Gould Song School - Okehampton
Dedicated to local folk song collector Revd Sabine Baring-Gould the annual Folk Song School gives you time out to concentrate on your own singing: your voice, your performance, your repertoire. The regular tutors from the Wren team are Sarah Owen, Marilyn Tucker and Paul Wilson and they will be joined by Tim van Eyken (photo inset). Tim is folk singer/actor (War Horse) and he is an advocate for the Linklater Voice technique, an actor’s approach to the natural voice, which Tim applies to singing. www.wrenmusic.co.uk/Events-2019.

NEW Tuesday 22 October 2019 - Willy Porter - Bridge Inn, Topsham, Exeter EX3 0QQ (map)
Willy Porter has been turning first time listeners into die hard fans for more than two decades. Willy blurs the line between indie-folk and rock with his searing signature finger-picking guitar sound, absorbing lyrics, and playful, high-energy live performance style. He has shared world stages with music icons Jeff Beck, Tori Amos, and Paul Simon, carving out a successful solo career as an artist who makes music that resonates long after the last guitar chord fades. This gig marks the fifth anniversary of Twigg's Gigs and Simon says "I'm so pleased it will be in the company of Willy Porter as part of his UK tour. Tickets going fast. Pre-booking essential." Tickets £14. www.wegottickets.com/event/474679.
www.facebook.com/thebridgeinntopsham.

NEW Wednesday 23 October 2019 7.30pm - Boo Hewerdine - Ashburton Arts Centre, West Street, Ashburton TQ13 7DT
A Whitehouse Session.
Boo Hewerdine is one of the greatest songwriter performers in the business and a unique talent. Support: Ben Morgan-Brown, singer/songwriter and accomplished finger style guitarist. Full details www.wegottickets.com/event/462991.

NEW Thursday 24 October 2019 - The Eskies - Exeter Phoenix, Gandy Street EX4 3LS (map)
Standing.
Hailing from Dublin, The Eskies bring their unique brand of folk noir/gypsy jazz/sea shanty and swaggering stage spectacle to ballrooms and booze houses far and wide. The release of their second album ‘And Don’t Spare The Horses‘ on Absolute Record has cemented their position of one of the best emerging artists from Ireland. Box Office 01392 667080. Full details www.exeterphoenix.org.uk/category/music.

NEW 25-27 October 2019 - Baring-Gould Folk Weekend - Okehampton
We have an international line-up that includes the singers from Sardinia Sos Cantores (whose leader Angel Pisanu made a surprise visit this year), Dandari from Latvia and our friends from Iceland Chris Foster and Bara Grimsdottir. Full line-up tba. www.wrenmusic.co.uk/Events-2019

NEW Friday 25 October 2019 8pm - Track Dogs - Beehive Arts Centre, Dowell Street, Honiton EX14 1LZ
Joyful folk, Latino, Americana fusion. Sun-shiny songs thriving on dark themes behind irresistible rhythms. £12 adv, £15 door. Box office 01404 384050. Full details www.beehivehoniton.co.uk.

NEW Saturday 26 October 2019 8pm - Exeter Ceilidh: with Spinach for Norman - Kenn Centre, Exeter Road, Kennford, Exeter EX6 7UE
Caller:
Pam Hayes. Entry £8, (U16 £4, U10 free). Teas, coffees & biscuits provided (small donation requested), but no bar. BYO alcohol if you wish. Exeter Ceilidhs is a season of ceilidhs / barn dances featuring local bands and callers. See www.exeterceilidhs.net for full details. Contact: Jeremy on 07969 297633, email contact@exeterceilidhs.net.

NEW Sunday 27 October 2019 7.30pm - Marry Waterson & Emily Barker - St Mary's Parish Church, Kingskerswell TQ12 5LD (map)
What happens when two critically acclaimed folk and roots artists collaborate on songwriting for the first time and then employ the eclectic production skills of Adem and the multi-instrumentalist skills of Lukas Drinkwater to record a full album of original songs? After a fortuitous meeting on a songwriting retreat at the invitation of Kathryn Williams, the pair reconvened to continue their writing partnership, creating a set of songs on new album A Window to Other Ways that are a fly-on-the-wall observation of the contradictions and disconnections of modern life.  Tickets and info 01803 875527. www.wegottickets.com/worldunlimited. Full details, programme, samples etc. www.worldunlimited.co.uk.

NEW Monday 28 October 2019 - Grace Petrie - Exeter Phoenix, Gandy Street EX4 3LS (map)
Protest singer Grace Petrie’s unique takes on life, love and politics, delivered with the warmth and wit which have won over an army of loyal fans across the alternative, folk, political and comedy scenes. Box Office 01392 667080. Full details www.exeterphoenix.org.uk/category/music.

Sold out Wednesday 30 October 2019 7.30pm - Show of Hands - Beehive Arts Centre, Dowell Street, Honiton EX14 1LZ
First night of the autumn ' Now We Are Four' tour. www.showofhands.co.uk.

NEW Thursday 31 October 2019 8pm - Andy Fairweather Low - The Watermark, Erme Court, Leonards Road, Ivybridge PL21 0SZ (map)
Not folk, but a rare visit to the SW by the former lead singer in Amen Corner, now following a solo path. Full details, bookings etc.
www.ivybridgewatermark.co.uk. Tel. 01752 892220.
Also at: Plough Arts, Gt. Torrington on Friday 22 November.

NEW Friday 1 November 2019 8pm - Sarah McQuaid - Pavilions Teignmouth, The Den, Teignmouth TQ14 8BG
Recently honoured with a Lifetime Achievement Award by the Ards International Guitar Festival in Northern Ireland, Sarah’s also drawn critical praise for her voice (which has been variously likened to malt whiskey and melted chocolate) and her engaging rapport with audiences. www.sarahmcquaid.com. Further information www.pavilionsteignmouth.org.uk.

NEW Sunday 3 November 2019 7.45pm - Sarah McQuaid - Folk on the Moor, Westward Inn, Lee Mill, Ivybridge PL21 9EE (map)
A highly polished performer, Sarah is a singer whose material reflects her cosmopolitan background (Spanish father, American mother, dual Irish/American citizenship). A songwriter/guitarist of note, she interprets an eclectic mix of songs and her latest album was dubbed "A consummate artistic triumph that marks a new phase in McQuaid's career." (Folk Radio UK). www.sarahmcquaid.com. £10. Further information / reserve seat: www.moorfolk.co.uk.

NEW Sunday 3 November 2019 - Paul Simon's Graceland - Exeter Phoenix, Gandy Street EX4 3LS (map)
Standing. Performed by
The London African Gospel Choir which has received extremely positive testimony from not only the public but also internationally renowned artists including Annie Lennox of Eurythmics and Paul Simon himself. Box Office 01392 667080. Full details www.exeterphoenix.org.uk/category/music.

NEW Sunday 3 November 2019 7.30pm - Simon & Garfunkel Through The Years - Tavistock Wharf (map)
Seated.
Critically acclaimed as one of the world’s greatest tribute shows, featuring a full live band and stunning vocal harmonies. This spectacular concert takes audiences on a journey through songs and history of the much loved Simon and Garfunkel. www.tavistockwharf.com.

NEW Sunday 3 November 2019 8pm - Kiki Dee & Carmello Luggeri - Matthews Hall, Fore St, Topsham, Exeter EX3 0HF
She doesn't shout about it, but as the first UK artist to be signed by Tamla Motown, Kiki Dee's formidable track record goes well before her. For almost two decades, Kiki and Carmelo Luggeri have been touring their spellbinding acoustic live show across the UK and Europe, taking an acoustic journey of stories and song which include unique covers of songs by artists such as Kate Bush and Frank Sinatra and of course Kiki’s own hits “Don’t Go Breaking My Heart”, “I Got The Music In Me” and the stunning “Amoureuse”. An intimate audience with one of the great British singers of all time. Tickets £20 from Topsham Books 01392 877895.

NEW Saturday 9 November 2019 8pm - The Sounds of Simon - The Rum Store, Carnglaze Caverns, St Neot, Liskeard (map)
A tribute to the wonderful music of Paul Simon, through the years as one half of Simon and Garfunkel, to the enduring success of his solo career. Come on a journey as the full band take you through the early Simon and Garfunkel albums, through the massive success of Bridge Over Troubled Water and on to the Grammy award winning success of Still Crazy After All These Years and Graceland. Paul and Art are played to perfection, bringing in elements of their famously fractious relationship, as well as replicating the beautiful harmonies flawlessly. With video clips, stories, and memories from the last 50+ years, this is a wonderful show filled with excellent music, nostalgia, and a genuine love for some great musicians. This is the UK’s longest running tribute to Paul Simon. Come and see why! www.soundsofsimon.co.uk. www.carnglaze.com.

NEW Saturday 9 November 2019 - Joseph Parsons - St James' Church Hall, Mount Pleasant Road, Stoke Hill, Exeter EX4 7AH (map)
With special guest Adam Sweet. Full details to follow. www.josephparsons.com

NEW 9/10 November 2019 - West Gallery Music Association, Singing/Instrumental Workshops - Sidmouth
Both day workshops and residential places are open to non members. Saturday: Local psalms, hymns and short anthems (optional afternoon workshop: 19th century glees/dance & militia band tunes); Sunday: Local carols. Full details www.wgma.org.uk/Sidholme%20A4%20flyer.pdf.

NEW Sunday 10 November 2019 7.45pm - Daoiri Farrell - Folk on the Moor, Westward Inn, Lee Mill, Ivybridge PL21 9EE (map)
Undoubtedly, one of the leading exponents of Irish traditional music, Daoiri won the 2013 All Ireland Singer award as well as 2 BBC Folk Awards in 2017. He has accompanied such luminaries as Christy Moore on bousouki and in 2018 toured with the Transatlantic Sessions. Mark Radcliffe described him as "effortless, instinctive, natural ... the real deal". £12. Further information / reserve seat: www.moorfolk.co.uk.

NEW Sunday 10 November 2019 8pm - Jim Moray - Matthews Hall, Topsham EX3 0HF (map)
Jim Moray is amongst England’s finest interpreters of traditional song. His relentlessly innovative recordings can truly be said to have changed the sound of folk music since the early 2000s, and he has won fans and admirers far outside of the folk scene without ever betraying his traditional roots. A five-times BBC Folk Award winner, his songs have been featured in a season finale of Grey’s Anatomy, and he has presented documentaries on traditional music for BBC Radio 3. www.jimmoray.co.uk. £12 adv/£14 door. www.topshamfolkclub.org.

NEW Monday 11 November 2019 7.30pm - Julu and Heg - Ashburton Arts Centre, West Street, Ashburton TQ13 7DT
A Whitehouse Session.
After less than a year playing music together, Julu Irvine & Heg Brignall have taken the folk scene by storm with their unusual and fresh approach to folk music. Based in South West England, their songs, which are a mixture of traditional and original, follow themes of love and loss; dreams and reflections and struggle and triumph against all odds. Alongside their captivating original folk music, the duo create unique arrangements of traditional songs, often changing the endings to songs where the female characters are less fortunate, allowing the poor heart-broken maids to rise into triumphant heroes. The pair perform their songs with humour and charisma, showcasing their accomplished musicianship and fine artistry. Full details www.wegottickets.com/event/480403.

NEW Wednesday 13 November 2019 8pm - Oysterband & June Tabor - Exeter Corn Exchange, George St, Exeter EX1 1BU (map)
'Fire and Fleet' Tour. One of the most exciting collaborations in folk music, June Tabor & Oysterband, resumes this autumn for a major tour. With separate distinguished careers to pursue, their appearances together are necessarily rare, so this is a must-see opportunity to catch them live. The majesty and control of June’s voice combine with the passion of John Jones’ singing and the dynamic drive of Oysterband to illuminate dark traditional ballads and contemporary classics alike - witness their moving duet version of Joy Division’s 'Love Will Tear Us Apart', widely regarded as the best-ever reinterpretation of that much-covered track. Songs from their seminal 1990 album 'Freedom & Rain' and their multi-award-winning 2011 follow-up 'Ragged Kingdom' will of course be featured, plus exciting new material. Full details, bookings etc. www.exetercornexchange.co.uk/whats-on.

NEW Thursday 14 November 2019 8pm - Martyn Joseph - Matthews Hall, Fore St, Topsham, Exeter EX3 0HF
A completely unique and mind blowing artist. Take everything you think you know about singer songwriters….and rip it up. For one man and a guitar he creates a performance with a huge far-reaching sound that is energetic, compelling and passionate. A unique talent driven by passion, social awareness and love for his trade, he's a jaw dropping guitar player who has developed a unique percussive style, teamed up with a powerful show stopping voice, and has been called “The Welsh Springsteen”. He is hailed as a raconteur weaving tales on topical concerns, as well as stories on the fragility of love, with a magical ability to reach out to his listeners through his passion and humour. www.martynjoseph.net. www.wegottickets.com/event/473785. Hot drinks and cake at the Twigg’s Gigs café. BYO alcohol. Profits from the café will be donated to Martyn’s Let Yourself Trust.

NEW Thursday 14 November 2019 8pm - Keith James: A Message From the Gods - B-Bar, Castle Street, The Barbican, Plymouth PL1 2NJ (map)
Performing his highly acclaimed new album; Music set to the wonderful poetry of Maya Angelou, Pablo Neruda, Frida Kahlo, Kahlil Gibran, Kate Tempest, Leonard Cohen, Lorca and W H Auden. £12, tickets available soon from www.barbicantheatre.co.uk.

NEW Friday 15 November 2019 8pm - Elkie Brooks - Exeter Corn Exchange, George St, Exeter EX1 1BU (map)
Long before the end of a live show and the frequent standing ovations that accompany it, there comes a point where Elkie does something so amazing that it leaves her audience almost spellbound. It could be a particularly emotional rendition of one of her ballads, a powerhouse blues vocal or one of her trademark impossibly long notes that leaves the audience mesmerised. Full details, bookings etc. www.exetercornexchange.co.uk/whats-on.

NEW Friday 15 November 2019 7.30pm - Chris Cleverley - St Mary's Parish Church, Kingskerswell TQ12 5LD (map)
Chris Cleverley constantly innovates and re-imagines his unique interpretation of 21st Century Alt-folk music. Autumn 2019 sees Chris hit the road armed with a brand-new album. With a visceral lyrical style, inspired by the American Greats Elliott Smith and Paul Simon, Chris shines a light on diverse, arresting themes from deteriorating anxious minds, via damaging gender constructs, to mystical tales of the occult. Possessing a guitar fingerstyle steeped in the lore of the UK Folk Revival, the essence of John Martyn and Nic Jones pulses through his veins. Tickets and info 01803 875527. www.wegottickets.com/worldunlimited. Full details, programme, samples etc. www.worldunlimited.co.uk.

NEW Saturday 16 November 2019 8pm - Keating, Dyer & Davey - Calstock Arts, The Old Chapel, Sand Lane, Calstock PL18 9QX (map)
Join Will Keating and Davey & Dyer for a special evening of Cornish Folk and other fine music to remember. Will is a member of popular Cornish male vocal group The Oggymen and in 2016, took the decision to also try his luck at gigging alone with acoustic guitar and stomp box. Davey & Dyer are two of the leading proponents of Cornish traditional Celtic music and former members of the internationally acclaimed Cornish band Dalla. As a duo they continue to delight and inspire audiences at concerts, festivals, dance nights and feasts. Expect to be taken on a Cornish Celtic ride with bouzouki, fiddle and viola!
Full details, bookings etc. www.crbo.co.uk/event/keating-dyer-davey/18490. www.calstockarts.org.

NEW Saturday 16 November 2019 7.45pm - Acoustic Strawbs - Beehive Arts Centre, Dowell Street, Honiton EX14 1LZ
The Acoustic Strawbs of the 21st century consist of the founder, constant guiding force, originator and lead vocalist Dave Cousins, described by Rolling Stone Magazine as the best Dylan influenced songwriter to come out of the UK. Alongside him longtime band members lead guitarist Dave Lambert and the astonishingly versatile Chas Cronk, who together formed the front line of the classic 1970s Strawbs. Box office 01404 384050. Full details www.beehivehoniton.co.uk.

NEW Saturday 16 November 2019 7.30pm - TwoManTing - Ashburton Arts Centre, West Street, Ashburton TQ13 7DT
TwoManTing was formed in 2004 when Sierra Leonean drummer Jah-man Aggrey, and guitarist Jon Lewis were playing together as part of dance band, Le Cod Afrique, at venues such as Montreux Jazz Festival and WOMAD. The duo immediately became a hit on the UK festival circuit with their brand of bouncy “Sunshine Afro-roots”. Using guitar, live loops and percussion the duo creates a highly danceable full band sound and their reputation has earned them recent support slots with the likes of Tinariwen, The Oyster Band, Edward 2 and Dub Colossus. www.twomanting.co.uk. Full details, tickets etc. www.wegottickets.com/ashburtonarts.

NEW Monday 18 November 2019 7pm - Julie Felix - Brook Inn,  33 Longbrook Street, Plympton St Maurice, Plymouth PL7 1NJ
We are absolutely delighted that Julie is returning to The Brook again this year - it's becoming an annual event now! Julie is an absolute folk legend who has hosted her own TV show and appeared at venues around the world. She's performed with a huge list of the great and the good of the music world and has a host of stories to share. An Evening With Julie Felix costs £20 each and includes a two course meal prior to the performance. (Trip to the zoo not included!!). www.facebook.com/pg/BrookInnPlympton/events.
www.brookinnplympton.co.uk. Tel. 01752 297604 for further details.

NEW Tuesday 19 November 2019 - Moya Brennan - Exeter Phoenix, Gandy Street EX4 3LS (map)
The Voice of Clannad.
Following successful tours in the last two years, Moya Brennan, with her band, returns to the UK in Autumn 2019, bringing the distinctive wild Atlantic atmosphere of Northwest Ireland to her unique voice and sound. Moya draws audiences into her world of rhythm, atmosphere and vibrant harmony; a journey where spells of rousing Irish tunes give way to moments of exquisite, fragile stillness. With Clannad and in her solo shows, Moya has delivered pioneering Celtic harmonies and music rooted in her Irish heritage and inspired by the powerful elements of ocean, mountains and endless skies that surrounded her growing up in her native Donegal. Box Office 01392 667080. Full details www.exeterphoenix.org.uk/category/music.

NEW Wednesday 20 November 2019 7.30pm - Gigspanner Big Band - Brixham Theatre, New Road, Brixham TQ5 8TA (map)
The Big Band, comprising the Gigspanner trio led by Peter Knight with Phillip Henry & Hannah Martin, now has a new sixth member - melodeon supremo John Spiers, whose duo performances with Peter Knight have met with enthusiastic acclaim from audiences. £19. Box office 01803 415987 10-12 Mon-Sat. www.brixhamtheatre.uk, also online booking.

NEW Thursday 21 November 2019 - Wildwood Kin - Lemon Grove, Exeter University, St German's Road, Exeter EX4 6TG (map)
Standing. Wildwood Kin are a family trio whose sound is characterised by extraordinary harmonies. Their brilliant debut album, while influenced by their early folk leanings, delved deeply into other genres, featuring both electric and acoustic instruments, and boasted inventive sonics and spectral atmospherics alongside their hypnotic three-part harmonies. Guitarist Emillie Key, her bouzouki/keyboard-playing sister Beth and their drumming cousin Meghann Loney, all sing, swapping leads and joining on harmonies. Box Office 01392 667080. Full details www.exeterphoenix.org.uk/category/music.

NEW Sunday 24 November 2019 8pm - Lady Maisery - Calstock Arts, The Old Chapel, Sand Lane, Calstock PL18 9QX (map)
In an English folk scene currently bursting with bold and innovative music, Lady Maisery shines brightly.With their unique approach to harmony singing, intelligent and thoughtful arrangements of both traditional repertoire and original compositions, multi-instrumentalists and singers Hazel Askew, Hannah James and Rowan Rheingans harness and celebrate their united voice. Whether unearthing a feminist twist hidden in a traditional tale, delivering a poignant anti-war ballad or showcasing their immense multi-instrumental talents in original compositions that draw on a myriad of musical influences, Hazel, Hannah and Rowan are skilful explorers of the power, beauty and vitality of song. “Some of the most exquisite, thrilling vocal harmony work in the English folk scene – an impressive blend of ease and sophistication”. The Guardian.
Full details, samples etc. www.calstockarts.org.

NEW Sunday 24 November 2019 - The Little Unsaid - Exeter Phoenix, Gandy Street EX4 3LS (map)
The Little Unsaid have a rigorous work ethic and a genre-spanning approach to song-writing that embraces elements of electronica, folk, jazz and alt-rock. Their live shows are highly emotive unique experiences, a world class band not to be missed. Box Office 01392 667080. Full details www.exeterphoenix.org.uk/category/music.

NEW Wednesday 27 November 2019 7.30pm - The Little Unsaid - Ashburton Arts Centre, West Street, Ashburton TQ13 7DT
The Little Unsaid spent 2017/2018 travelling the UK and Europe, leaving audiences emotionally rapt with a live show that’s been described as “a thumping depth of passion, recalling the intensity and melancholic overtones of Nick Cave and Leonard Cohen.” Full details, tickets etc. www.wegottickets.com/ashburtonarts.

NEW Friday 29 November 2019 7.30pm - The Hut People - The Watermark, Erme Court, Leonards Road, Ivybridge PL21 0SZ (map)
Taking the audience on a musical journey around the World, English instrumental due The Hut People (Sam Pirt and Gary Hammond) have firmly established themselves as one of the best loved and entertaining acts on the UK folk scene today. Mixing global rhythms with folk tunes from Quebec to Spain, Scandinavia to Sussex and everywhere in between, this is a quirky celebration of our rich musical heritage – and it works so well! This is a show like nothing you’ve ever seen before – expect fee-good dancing tunes, audience participation, step dancing, Quebecois foot-percussion (whilst playing the accordion!) and humour aplenty. Full details, bookings etc.
www.ivybridgewatermark.co.uk. Tel. 01752 892220.

NEW Friday 29 November 2019 8pm - Holy Moly & The Crackers - Beehive Arts Centre, Dowell Street, Honiton EX14 1LZ
Riotous party music that has drawn comparisons to The Gossip, Arctic Monkeys, the B52s & Gogol Bordello. Aphenomenal gypsy, folk, beautiful, bonkers band, with just the most infectious feel good vibe. £10 adv, £12 door.
Box office 01404 384050. Full details www.beehivehoniton.co.uk.

NEW Friday 29 November 2019 7.30pm - Sound of the Sirens - St Mary's Parish Church, Kingskerswell TQ12 5LD (map)
Westcountry folk-rock duo Sound of the Sirens aka Abbe Martin and Hannah Wood have recently released a brand new album which continues to showcase an evident gift for crafting unique, vivid and enduring melodies with 15 catchy and heartfelt self-penned songs and voices harmonising beautifully throughout the album. Their live shows combine a natural facility for connecting with their audiences and unforgettable performances with warmth, humour and real conviction. Support: Sadie Horler.  Tickets and info 01803 875527. www.wegottickets.com/worldunlimited. Full details, programme, samples etc. www.worldunlimited.co.uk.

NEW Saturday 30 November 2019 8pm - Exeter Ceilidh: with Flash Co - Kenn Centre, Exeter Road, Kennford, Exeter EX6 7UE
Caller:
Pete Langley. Entry £8, (U16 £4, U10 free). Teas, coffees & biscuits provided (small donation requested), but no bar. BYO alcohol if you wish. Exeter Ceilidhs is a season of ceilidhs / barn dances featuring local bands and callers. See www.exeterceilidhs.net for full details. Contact: Jeremy on 07969 297633, email contact@exeterceilidhs.net.

NEW Thursday 5 December 2019 8pm - St. Agnes Fountain - The Watermark, Erme Court, Leonards Road, Ivybridge PL21 0SZ (map)
The band's 18th Christmas tour. Since their first recording of the eponymous St Agnes Fountain album in 2001, founder member David Hughes, Fairport Convention's Chris Leslie and BBC Folk Awards Best Duo 2009, Chris While and Julie Matthews, have brought musical invention and laughter to the star-dust atmosphere of the season. They have now released twelve treasured albums; eight studio albums and two live CDs as well as a couple of ‘Best Of’ albums, but it is, without question their magical live performances that have endeared them to an ever-growing audience. Full details, bookings etc.
www.ivybridgewatermark.co.uk. Tel. 01752 892220.

NEW Friday 6 December 2019 - Jim Causley: A Causley Christmas - Bow Village Hall, nr Crediton EX17 6HU (map)
Join Jim in celebrating the Christmas season as he entertains you with lesser known West Country carols, medieval and secular carols from around the British Isles, his own settings of moving Christmas poems by his relative, the late Cornish poet Charles Causley as well a gurt dollop of festive fun with songs of over-indulgence and even a spot of panto too! If you are feeling a little dismayed with the over-commercialisation of “Christmas present” then join Jim for a journey through Christmas past that will be guaranteed to get you in the festive spirit! www.theheartofdevon.co.uk (details not yet web-available).

NEW Friday 6 / Saturday 7 December 2019 7.30pm - Show of Hands - Exmouth Pavilion, The Esplanade, Exmouth EX8 2AZ (map)
Last 2 nights of the autumn ' Now We Are Four' tour. Show of Hands fans rejoice as Steve Knightley and Phil Beer, two undisputed kings of the folk, roots and acoustic scene reunite with long-term collaborator Miranda Sykes for a brand-new album and tour. And there’s more, because the trio is expanding to include master percussionist Cormac Byrne who returns with his infectious rhythms by popular demand. There are no support acts on this tour, and instead during the opening set each musician will introduce themselves and play in six unique duo combinations where literally anything could happen! This will be an evening spent immersed in the talents of some of the most accomplished musicians of their time, and is not to be missed. Steve says, “With the heartbeat and harmonies that Cormac and Miranda add, we are at last creating a sound we’ve dreamed of making for twenty-five years!”. The album and tour promise infectious new songs and a sound with more depth and intensity than ever before. www.showofhands.co.uk.

NEW Monday 9 December 2019 8pm - Steeleye Span - Exeter Corn Exchange, George St, Exeter EX1 1BU (map)
50th Anniversary Tour. Steeleye Span are marking this incredible milestone with a new album and a tour that will celebrate a band that are as creative and vital now as ever. Led by the iconic Maddy Prior, the seven-piece line-up will draw on the group’s incredible history to provide a night of favourites and surprises from down the decades. Full details, bookings etc. www.exetercornexchange.co.uk/whats-on.

NEW Tuesday 17 December 2019 7.30pm - Reg Meuross - Dartington Great Hall, Totnes TQ9 6DE (map)
further details tba The acclaimed singer-songwriter and Folking.com Soloist of the Year 2019 will be performing new material as well as songs of history, protest, love, loss and legend from thirteen previous albums. He has the gift of being able to touch people through his songs and performance, painting pictures that remain with the listener long after the song has been sung. Masterfully accompanying himself on guitar, harmonica, banjo and dulcimer and captivating audiences with his beautiful tenor voice, witnessing a Reg Meuross performance is to experience a journey into the heart, soul and songs of one of England’s finest writers.

NEW Wednesday 18 December 2019 8pm - Mad Dog Mcrea - The Watermark, Erme Court, Leonards Road, Ivybridge PL21 0SZ (map)
Standing. Mad Dog Mcrea blend a unique mixture of folk rock, pop, gypsy jazz, bluegrass and ‘shake your ass’ music. From self-penned songs of adventure, drinking, love and life, to traditional songs of gypsies, fairies, legless pirates and black flies – Mad Dog never fail to capture their audience with their infectious songs. The famous purple happy bus is fired up and ready for action, and there’s room for you – jump aboard! Doors 7.30pm. Full details, bookings etc.
www.ivybridgewatermark.co.uk. Tel. 01752 892220.

NEW Thursday 19 December 2019 8pm - Mad Dog Mcrea - Beehive Arts Centre, Dowell Street, Honiton EX14 1LZ
Standing.
Well, it wouldn't be Christmas without them! Mad Dog Mcrea blend a unique mixture of folk rock, pop, gypsy jazz, bluegrass and ‘shake your ass’ music. From self-penned songs of adventure, drinking, love and life, to traditional songs of gypsies, fairies, legless pirates and black flies – Mad Dog never fail to capture their audience with their infectious songs. Support tba. Box office 01404 384050. Full details www.beehivehoniton.co.uk.

NEW Sat/Sun 21/22 December 2019 8.30pm - Mad Dog Mcrea - Tavistock Wharf (map)
Seated+Standing.
Mad Dog Mcrea blend a unique mixture of folk rock, pop, gypsy jazz, bluegrass and ‘shake your ass’ music. From self-penned songs of adventure, drinking, love and life, to traditional songs of gypsies, fairies, legless pirates and black flies – Mad Dog never fail to capture their audience with their infectious songs. Mad Dog Mcrea are, in every sense of the word, a live, band. www.tavistockwharf.com.

NEW Friday 27 December 2019 - Twixt Christmas and New Year Céilidh with Buttoned Up - South Brent Village Hall, Station Approach TQ10 9AQ (map)
details tba Chill out and enjoy the music after the Christmas festivities or dance your (new) socks off. One of a number of events organised throughout the year by South Brent Folk to support folk music in the South Brent area. See: www.southbrentfolk.org.uk.

NEW Sunday 5 January 2020 - Lympstone Village Concert with Exmouth Shanty Men - Lympstone Village Hall, School Hill, Lympstone, Exmouth EX8 5JY (map)
details tba A welcome return to North Exmouth (as Lympstone is known to some), to put on one of our every popular Tall Ships and Tall Tales concerts. More details nearer the date.

NEW Saturday 25 January 2020 8pm - Exeter Ceilidh: with Dartmoor Pixie Band - Kenn Centre, Exeter Road, Kennford, Exeter EX6 7UE
Caller:
Sarah Bazeley. Entry £8, (U16 £4, U10 free). Teas, coffees & biscuits provided (small donation requested), but no bar. BYO alcohol if you wish. Exeter Ceilidhs is a season of ceilidhs / barn dances featuring local bands and callers. See www.exeterceilidhs.net for full details. Contact: Jeremy on 07969 297633, email contact@exeterceilidhs.net.

NEW Saturday 1 February 2020 8pm - Sarah McQuaid - Bridge Inn, Topsham, Exeter EX3 0QQ (map)
details tbc Music etc. www.sarahmcquaid.com. Tickets £?? adv from the Bridge Inn 01392 873862, £?? door. www.facebook.com/thebridgeinntopsham.

NEW Wednesday 26 February 2020 8pm - The Fureys - Exeter Corn Exchange, George St, Exeter EX1 1BU (map)
Legends of Irish music and song The Fureys, renowned for numerous hit songs including ‘When you were sweet 16’, ‘From Clare to here’ have been entertaining audiences worldwide for 42 years. Full details, bookings etc. www.exetercornexchange.co.uk/whats-on.

NEW Saturday 29 February 2020 8pm - Exeter Ceilidh: with Home Brew - Kenn Centre, Exeter Road, Kennford, Exeter EX6 7UE
Caller:
Simon Maplesden. Entry £8, (U16 £4, U10 free). Teas, coffees & biscuits provided (small donation requested), but no bar. BYO alcohol if you wish. Exeter Ceilidhs is a season of ceilidhs / barn dances featuring local bands and callers. See www.exeterceilidhs.net for full details. Contact: Jeremy on 07969 297633, email contact@exeterceilidhs.net.

NEW Saturday 28 March 2020 8pm - Exeter Ceilidh: with Chris Toyne's Big Band - Kenn Centre, Exeter Road, Kennford, Exeter EX6 7UE
Caller:
Sarah Clough. Entry £8, (U16 £4, U10 free). Teas, coffees & biscuits provided (small donation requested), but no bar. BYO alcohol if you wish. Exeter Ceilidhs is a season of ceilidhs / barn dances featuring local bands and callers. See www.exeterceilidhs.net for full details. Contact: Jeremy on 07969 297633, email contact@exeterceilidhs.net.

NEW Saturday 25 April 2020 8pm - Exeter Ceilidh: with Mischief and Mayhem - Kenn Centre, Exeter Road, Kennford, Exeter EX6 7UE
Caller:
Gill Spence. Entry £8, (U16 £4, U10 free). Teas, coffees & biscuits provided (small donation requested), but no bar. BYO alcohol if you wish. Exeter Ceilidhs is a season of ceilidhs / barn dances featuring local bands and callers. See www.exeterceilidhs.net for full details. Contact: Jeremy on 07969 297633, email contact@exeterceilidhs.net.

NEW Monday 4 May 2020 8pm - The Simon & Garfunkel Story - Exeter Corn Exchange, George St, Exeter EX1 1BU (map)
Direct from its success at London’s Lyric Theatre, Shaftesbury Avenue, a sold out worldwide tour and standing ovations at every performance, The Simon & Garfunkel Story is back! Using huge projection photos and original film footage, this 50th Anniversary Celebration also features a full live band performing all the hits. Get your tickets fast as this is an evening not to be missed! "Fantastic” - Elaine Paige, BBC Radio 2. Full details, bookings etc. www.exetercornexchange.co.uk/whats-on.

NEW Saturday 30 May 2020 8pm - Exeter Ceilidh: with Stick the Fiddle - Kenn Centre, Exeter Road, Kennford, Exeter EX6 7UE
Caller:
Jeremy Child. Entry £8, (U16 £4, U10 free). Teas, coffees & biscuits provided (small donation requested), but no bar. BYO alcohol if you wish. Exeter Ceilidhs is a season of ceilidhs / barn dances featuring local bands and callers. See www.exeterceilidhs.net for full details. Contact: Jeremy on 07969 297633, email contact@exeterceilidhs.net.

NEW Saturday 27 June 2020 8pm - Exeter Ceilidh: with Amber Fire - Kenn Centre, Exeter Road, Kennford, Exeter EX6 7UE
Caller:
Chris Jewell. Entry £8, (U16 £4, U10 free). Teas, coffees & biscuits provided (small donation requested), but no bar. BYO alcohol if you wish. Exeter Ceilidhs is a season of ceilidhs / barn dances featuring local bands and callers. See www.exeterceilidhs.net for full details. Contact: Jeremy on 07969 297633, email contact@exeterceilidhs.net.

John Culf
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