ARCHIVE - AcoustiCity: Winter-Summer 2009 Season....


Saturday January 17 - Isambarde + Pavlov's Cat

Outstanding contemporary interpreters of English Folk, talented, high energy & our favourite band with a shawm!

+ melodic & powerful acoustic duo Pavlov's Cat

& strong new songwriting voice Susan Wheeler

hear Isambarde  hear Pavlov's Cat  Tickets - £10

Saturday February 14 - Acoustic Blues Double Header


Spoil your valentine with a great big slug of the finest acoustic blues with Canadian force of nature Matt Andersen & The Ramon Goose Band


hear Matt  hear Ramon Tickets - £10

Saturday March 14 - Alan Prosser

Solo outing for outstanding guitarist/songwriter from cult folk-rock firebrands OYSTERBAND + folk stalwarts Tam Lin & talented newcomer Sinead Orme.

hear Alan's music  hear Tam Lin
Tickets - £10


Saturday April 18 - Nick Harper SOLD OUT

Insanely high-energy performer, stunning writer & guitar player, son of legendary songwriter Roy & one-man wall of sound.

return of the  mistress of power folk Lisa Fitzgibbon.

hear Nick  hear Lisa
Tickets - £10
Saturday May 16 - AloneMe  BOOK NOW
Return of the acoustic pop powerhouse with ultra tight harmonies & irresistible hooks

+ expressive singer-songwriter Emma Black

hear AloneMe  hear Emma  hear Arctic  Tickets - £10
Saturday June 13 - Richard Shindell

The songwriter’s songwriter!
Now resident in Argentina, Richard Shindell is a meticulous craftsman of song & one of the most exciting performers to have emerged from the New York singer-songwriter scene.
+ melodic & powerful acoustic duo Pavlov's Cat  & songstress Hannah Scott

hear Richard hear Pavlov's Cat Tickets - £11
Saturday July 11 - Benny Gallagher
You know a lot of Benny's songs from his time with hit duo Gallagher & Lyle including ‘Heart on my Sleeve’ and ‘I Wanna Stay With You’. His work has been performed by artists as diverse as Simon & Garfunkel, Status Quo, Donovan, Elkie Brooks, The Fureys, and LemonJelly!

+ twisted sounds & blues driven songs from Rev. Simpkins (& associates)
& the welcome return of
Nina Wright

hear Benny hear Rev Simpkins Tickets - £11.50
image by GTP Music Photos

Your host, James Hibbins

“Acoustic is the new black! The music media ‘discover’ it briefly every few years when the occasional new David Gray or Suzanne Vega happens into the spotlight but there are many more talented performers out there who need exposure” - James Hibbins


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