Grimsby Folk Club

June 2018

3rd: Nick Dow

Nick Dow
Nick Dow has been singing traditional Folk Songs for over forty years. He has had a big influence on the Folk scene and most recently award winning English Folk Musician Jim Moray has quoted Nick as an influence singing several songs from his repertoire and including one {Seven Long Years} on his album ‘Skulk’, and another (Another Mans Wedding) on ‘Upcetera’.
Nick is an acknowledged expert on West Country Folk Songs and together with his wife Mally, has collected over 300 songs in Dorset, and also found singers in Lancashire and Essex He has also made recordings of Gypsy Singers some of which have been included on Topic Records series 'The Voice of the People'

10th: Spotlight Night (£2.00)

Spotlight Night Another evening of our local folk club members and those from the wider acoustic music scene.
Dirty Business (TBC) Ian Skelton, Philip Cockerham, Val & Mike Bennett, (Not running order).

17th: Club Night

Singers, Musicians, poets and story tellers come and perform or just come and appreciate.

24th: Bob Wood

Bob Wood Bob needs litttle or no introduction to his many friends in Grimsby, but for those of you who don't know him, along side his wife Maggie they run one of the finest folk Clubs in the country "The Ram" in Thames Ditton.
Bob originally from the west of Scotland is a warm and engaging solo singer and performer with an easy going sense of humour. He is a highly accomplished finger-style guitarist. Exploring a range of open tunings, his playing and song interpretations have been described as displaying a rare sensitivity, lightness of touch and great technique.

Bob Wood's Web Site