Grimsby Folk Club



September 2019


15th Colum Sands
Colum Sands Colum needs litlle or no intoduction to Cleethorpes Grimsby audiences , after numerous festival and club gigs, he has performed in over thirty countries around the world, confirming the universal appeal for the songs and stories with which he observes the minute and often humorous details of life.
A member of the internationally renowned Sands Family from County Down, Colum established his reputation as a songwriter with the release of his first solo album, Unapproved Road in 1981. Songs like Whatever you say, say nothing, and Almost every Circumstance were soon in the repertoire of artists from Billy Connolly to Maddy Prior and June Tabor.

Colum Sands's Web Site

22nd Greg Russell
Na-Mara Tonight is a solo gig by Greg, possessed of an ‘extraordinary voice’ that’s ‘full of character’ (The Telegraph), over the last 8 years Greg has established himself as one of the most significant performers on the U.K. folk scene.
Playing guitar, bouzouki, banjo and singing, in 2013 he won the BBC Radio 2 Young Folk Award and in 2014 won the Horizon Award from the same source alongside Ciaran Algar.
Greg Russell's Web Site

29th: Club Night
Singers, Musicians, poets and story tellers come and perform or just come and appreciate.