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December – CLOSED – Back 6th Jan with Kieran Towers & Charlotte Carrivick!

Please note we are not running a TOOTING FOLK night in December. The next one is Saturday 6th January and we have Kieran Towers & Charlotte Carrivick as guest act! Plus floor spots.

Last minute change! Magic City Trio as guest act Sat 14 October 


Due to a last minute illness our booked guest act has had to pull out, however we are mighty pleased to have Magic City Trio instead! 

Saturday 14 October featuring Oka Vanga plus floor spots

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Whether singing, playing guitar, ukulele or mandolin , Angela Meyer & William Cox’s relaxed banter and gift for story telling  makes their music both interesting and memorable.  Their much anticipated second album ‘Dance of the Copper Trail’ (2017) is being hailed as their best work yet.

https://okavanga.com/

There will of course be floor spots too, so come along sing a song! We welcome performers from all corners of the folk spectrum. It is advisable to arrive at 7:30pm to put your name on the list.

Doors 7:30pm, music starts at 8pm. Upstairs at The Selkirk, 60 Selkirk Road, London SW17 0ES. Nearest tube Tooting Broadway on the Northern Line.

Entry £5.

TOOTING FOLK FEST 2017!

Well, the sun was shining, we had fantastic acts playing on the main stage, and sessions in full swing in the beer hall! Thanks to all the wonderful acts and session players, and all you lovely people who came along. A few snaps:

TOOTING FOLK FEST 2017! Sat 10 June


Our second mini festival will be on Saturday 10 June at By The Horns Brewery. Acts confirmed so far:

HATFUL OF RAIN

TIM JONES & THE DARK LANTERNS

DAVE ARTHUR & DAN STEWART

THE BARA BARA BAND

GEMMA KHAWAJA

SHOTLEY CRUE

ANDY HANKDOG

EMERALD HILL

Plus sessions, floor spots, and plenty of food and beer!

Entry £5 on the door, advance tickets available here: www.bythehorns.co.uk/shop/events/tooting-folk-festival/ 

Sessions are open for all to join in, so bring your instruments!

The normal TOOTING FOLK night is on hold due to venue issues but we are pleased to confirm that it will be back on in the usual room at the Selkirk on September 2nd!

ON HOLD

We’re currently having some venue issues so please watch this space for further dates! 

Saturday 4th February 2017 featuring Jim Murray and the Too-Good-To-Hurry Band

Master of song Jim Murray is joined by Alex Szyzskowski (concertina, melodeon, mandolin) Davie Wooldrige (fiddle) Chris Dyer (fiddle, nyckelharpa) & Lis Stewart (duet concertina, fiddle & keyboards) to make lively music and plenty of laughs with a strong Geordie flavour.

There will be floor spots too, so get your singing shoes on!

Doors 7.30pm, music starts at 8pm. Floor spots should arrive around 7.30pm to put your name down. £5 entry

Upstairs at The Selkirk, 60 Selkirk Road, London SW17 0ES. Nearest tube is Tooting Broadway.