2018 Gig Reviews

January

The Bennett Family Singers - Kitchen Garden, Birmingham
Luke Jackson - Cherry Reds, Birmingham
The Lone Bellow - Band on the Wall, Manchester
Hayes Carll - Maze, Nottingham

February

Courtney Marie Andrews - St. Barnabas Church, Oxford
Kaia Kater - Kitchen Garden, Birmingham
Jaime Wyatt + Beth Bombara - Tingewick Village Hall, Buckinghamshire
Sam Baker - Kitchen Garden, Birmingham
Hope in High Water - Kitchen Garden, Birmingham
Katie Spencer + Kirsty Merryn - Big Comfy Bookshop, Coventry
Caroline Spence - Thimblemill Library, Smethwick
The LYNNeS - Kitchen Garden, Birmingham

March

Jade Bird - Hare and Hounds, Birmingham
Pokey LaFarge - 02 Institute, Birmingham
Emmylou Harris + Margo Price + Midland- O2 Arena, London
Mo Pitney + Ashley Campbell - O2 Institute, Birminghan
Rod Picott - The Musician, Leicester
Ags Connolly - Wolverhampton Country Songwriter's Night
Kim Lowings and the Greenwood - Red Lion Folk Club, Birmingham
Hannah Aldridge + Don Gallardo - John Moore Foundation, Appleby Magna

April

Ramblin' Roots Revue (Friday Only) - Bucks Student Union, High Wycombe
Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman - MAC, Birmingham
Lilly Hiatt - Kitchen Garden, Birmingham
Kyshona + The Remedy Club - Kitchen Garden, Birmingham
Ninebarrow - The Woodman Folk Club, Kingswinford
Rachel Baiman + Molly Tuttle - Thimblemill Library, Smethwick

May

Kitty McFarlane - Kitchen Garden, Birmingham
Hattie Briggs - Kitchen Garden, Birmingham
Carter Sampson - Kitchen Garden, Birmingham
Ben Glover - Kitchen Garden, Birmingham
Mary Gauthier - Glee Club, Nottingham
Micah Schnabel - Katie Fitzgerald's, Stourbridge
Simone Felice - Hare and Hounds, Birmingham
Gretchen Peters - Town Hall, Birmingham
Jill Jackson - Kitchen Garden, Birmingham

June

Bennett Wilson Poole - St. George's Hall, Bewdley
Vivian Leva & Riley Calcagno - Thimblemill Library, Smethwick
Danni Nicholls - Kitchen Garden, Birmingham
Kim Richey - Kitchen Garden, Birmingham
Beardy Folk Festival (Saturday only) - Hopton Wafers, Shropshire
Beth Nielsen Chapman - Kitchen Garden, Birmingham
Lucy Ward - Kitchen Garden, Birmingham

July

Maverick Festival - Easton Farm Park, Suffolk
The Barr Brothers - The Glee Club, Birmingham
Arkansas Dave - Sandwell Arts Cafe, West Bromwich
Kelly Willis - Maze, Nottingham
Steve Earle and the Dukes - O2 Institute, Birmingham
Rachel Laven + Hannah Johnson - Spotted Dog, Birmingham

August

Eilen Jewell - Biddulph Town Hall, Staffordshire
Cambridge Folk Festival - UK