About Folk Festivals in London
Festival season never seems to end in the British capital, and irrespective of what time you are visiting the city you can find a music event or festival happening around. This notion holds true for all genres of music events including folk music. So if you are a folk music buff living or staying in London, then you will find many events or festivals including the fusion genres like folk rock which combines elements of folk music and rock music. Well-known singers and songwriters from across the world keep performing at various venues and leave no stone unturned in winning the hearts of folk music buffs.
The London Folk Fest
The London Folk Fest has events lined up for all three days of the event where you will not only find folk music but also other gigs summing up to a total of 30 sensational performances. Chase this folk fest at 77 Berdford Hill in Balham area of London and have fun.
The Men They Couldn’t Hang is a folk-rock-punk band. Its members Cush, Swill and Paul Simmonds are loved a great deal by music lovers and you can expect this band to be joined in by the songwriter and poet, Atilla the Stockbroker. So get ready to head straight to ‘Borderline, Orange Yard, Manette St, London where this event usually takes place.
Eliza Gilkyson is an acclaimed folk singer, known for her distict style of inculcating social consciousness and sensitivity in her craft. ‘Green Note’ brings this noted celebrity at their venue at 44 essex road, N1 8 LN London in the October of 2012.
This amazing band of talented young women is noted among music lovers and music circles for their mixture of jazz, folk and blues. Their performances are loved by many folk lovers and this is why the band is going to perform at 44 essex road, N1 8 LN London, on Wednesday 15th August 2012.
Old Man Luedece
This Canadian singer and songwriter has always received accolades for his craft and performances. People are enthralled by his idiosyncratic style of performance which is under toned by his banjo and foot thumping. Green Note brings this amazing singer in August 2012.