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March 2021

Rosie Hood Trio @ Rochdale Folk Festival

March 19, 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Touchstones, Rochdale, The Esplanade
Greater Manchester, OL16 1AQ United Kingdom
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£14
Rosie Hood Trio

A folk singer/songwriter from Wiltshire, Rosie Hood is known for her strong, pure voice and captivating performances as well as being a member of The Dovetail Trio. A BBC Performing Arts Fellow and 2016 BBC Radio 2 Folk Award nominee, Rosie has become more than purely a traditional singer. Immersed in traditional music most of her life, Rosie has a keen interest in the history of traditional songs, particularly those of her native Wiltshire, where she has spent time researching…

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The Furrow Collective @ Rochdale Folk Festival

March 20, 2021 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
St Mary in the Baum, 2 St Mary's Gate
Rochdale, OL16 1AP
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£16

The Furrow Collective is an English/Scottish band consisting of four talented and individually prominent performers: Lucy Farrell (viola, voice & saw), Rachel Newton (harp, fiddle, voice), Emily Portman (banjo, concertina, voice) and Alasdair Roberts (guitars, voice). The group formed in 2013, drawn together by a shared love of traditional song and balladry of the England, Scotland and beyond and an open, intuitive approach to collaboration. In recognition of their innovative approach, The Furrow Collective were awarded the accolade of 2017 BBC…

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Jones & Jones: The Story and the Song featuring Bill Jones & Gareth Davies-Jones @ Rochdale Folk Festival

March 21, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
St Mary in the Baum, 2 St Mary's Gate
Rochdale, OL16 1AP
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£12

An afternoon of traditional and original songs each with their own unique story. “Quite simply stunning” Living Tradition Join award winning songwriter-musicians Bill Jones and Gareth Davies-Jones for an engaging evening of original and traditional songs each with their own unique story. Bringing a range of instruments, wit and wisdom the pair combine over 30 years of touring experience to guide you through an eclectic mix of musical tales, old and new. Come and be entertained by tales of daring…

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June 2021

Catrin Finch and Seckou Keita

June 4, 2021 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
The Met, Market Street
Bury, BL9 0BW United Kingdom
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£27

CATRIN FINCH AND SECKOU KEITA (Cymru / Senegal) Following unanimous critical raves for their 2013 debut Clychau Dibon, classically-trained Welsh harpist Catrin Finch and Senegalese kora maestro Seckou Keita delivered a triumphant second album with 2018’s album SOAR, again charting inspirational common ground between seemingly disparate traditions. Thematically inspired by the osprey – the magnificent raptor recently returned to Wales after its persecution to near extinction 400 years ago – and its annual migrations between Europe and Africa, the album’s…

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October 2021

Thea Gilmore

October 6, 2021 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
The Met, Market Street
Bury, BL9 0BW United Kingdom
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£20

Thea Gilmore takes to the road in 2021 for her first EVER tour performing completely solo. Postponed by 12 months due to the global pandemic, her tour now takes place in September and October 2021.   Following her 4th successive chart album, 2019’s “Small World Turning” (‘the most soulful, confrontational music of her career’ said The Mirror) and a rapturously received performance at the recent BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards, Thea will  perform material from all stages of her career.   Accompanying herself…

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John Bramwell & The Full Harmonic Convergence plus support

October 21, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
02 Ritz, Whitworth Street West
Manchester, M1 5NQ United Kingdom
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£24.75

by arrangement with EDGE STREET LIVE JOHN BRAMWELL And The Full Harmonic Convergence plus support Doors: 7pm Curfew 11pm No under 8s. Under 14s to be accompanied at all times by an adult over 18. (Photographic ID may be required to gain entry). John Bramwell, is one of the UK's most unique, and talented singer-song writers who has been performing as a musician for over 30 years. His new album, Leave alone the empty spaces is a stunning showcase of…

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Manchester Folk Festival 2021 Pass

October 21, 2021 @ 7:00 pm - October 23, 2021 @ 11:00 pm
£75

The limited-edition festival pass allows you entry* into ALL** Manchester Folk Festival shows from Thursday 21st – Saturday 23rd Oct 2021. This means you can curate your own festival experience – see an opening act in Gorilla then hot foot it to HOME for the rest of the evening. Make your choices on the night or plan your ultimate Manchester Folk Festival experience across 4 venues within walking distance of our festival hub venue HOME. The first wave of artists…

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