North West Music Logo
Home Folk Forum Gigs Artists Sessions and Sing Arounds Events Store Links Contact
Wednesday, 13th December 2017
music feed Subscribe to North West Folk

Folk Sundays at The Old Courts

ChonkinfeckleSunday 25th January 2015 will be the first night of 'Folk Sunday' at The Old Courts on Crawford Street, Wigan.

Occurring on the third Sunday of every month, Folk Sunday will feature a selection of traditional, acoustic, modern, and commercial folk music from; Chonkinfeckle, Degsy and Malcom Kaye. There will also be open mic throughout the day with musicians and also newcomers to folk music encouraged to join in.

Chonkinfeckle, the duo from Wigan are known for their performances on the ukulele, harmonica, percussion and tub bass and have had local and national TV and radio success.

Rebecca Davenport from The Old Courts said “We are really excited about this monthly event and we love this style of music. The following for folk music is growing and it’s starting to become fashionable again. We’ve got quite an impressive line-up for our first event and are currently in talks with other bands and musicians for our next one.”

No advance booking is necessary and its £3 on the door. The bar opens at 3:00pm and The Old Courts will be open till 8:00pm. For more information about this month’s Folk Sunday or for more future events visit the link below

Link

The Old Courts

Apologies for featuring a 'football' club who are rapidly sinking back toward non-league status.  We hope it didn't upset anyone of a delicate disposition.




Latest Folk Music News
Lakeland Voice. The Summer is Over... News of some great singing events from David Burbidge
Tom Russell - Folk Hotel Album 36. We'll give the other 35 a miss, thanks
Paul Brady - Unfinished Business Long overdue album but worth waiting for
Martin Simpson - Trials and Tribulations Album number 20 and the boy done good
Ron Pope - Work Worry about the genre if you wish. Better to just give it a listen
Stoller Hall Announces Folk Season Chris Wood and Martin Simpson start proceedings
Settle Folk Gathering - Fundraiser Free folk fest. Here is how it is being paid for
More Articles...

     
            Join us on