2017's Folk Acts

Beggar’s Belief

Take four voices (Ali Campion, Ann Stonehouse, Mary Lee and Barry Wake) and blend smoothly in harmony. Add generous helpings of guitar, fiddle, banjo, accordion and ukulele. Season the traditional mixture with home-grown flavourings, spice with humour, and you have… Read More ►

Cuckoo Pint

Lizzie, Phil, Dave and Alastair – are local musicians playing and singing traditional and contemporary folk music on acoustic instruments. Their name derives from the Cuckoo Inn at Hamptworth where they met playing in sessions. Their repertoire includes many songs… Read More ►

Home Folk

Homefolk is the music session of the Old House at Home: acoustic musicians from near and far come together to celebrate a shared passion for English, Irish and Scottish folk – and more besides. If you share the same interest… Read More ►

Honeystreet

Marion Wilson (vocalist and occasional guitarist) will sing most anything although her true love is folk. Patrick Cogswell (lead guitarist and occasional vocalist) is hugely experienced in jazz, swing and Latin guitar. Peter Shead (bass guitar) has a background in… Read More ►

Innominata

Well loved Romsey based acoustic folk band, with a broadly celtic flavour of traditional tunes and fine songs. Performing for well over 30 years….and still going strong! www.innominata.org.uk

Jaquie Daniels

Singer-songwriter/Composer of original songs in folk genre and topical stories of modern life. Writes arrangements for ensembles and choirs – a song for every occasion. She is based in Southampton and is a regular at Folk at the Riverside at… Read More ►

Jigfoot

Come and join the ceilidh in the street with Jigfoot and dance caller Ian Nichols to guide you through the moves. Jigfoot create inventive arrangements of English dance tunes, played with energy, wit and swing, and specialise in tunes from… Read More ►