Every Thursday from 7:30pm 

at Loughton Club 8 Station Road, Loughton, Essex IG10 4NX



JANUARY 19th : DOUBLE BILL:   DOOR £6.00   


The Watergrain Band are a four piece comprising Ben Paley (son of folk legend Tom Paley) fiddle and vocals, Pip Ives, concertina, and Geoff Sandiford, Bass, together with songwriter  Martin Young, who used to be a regular at the Chestnuts Folk Club in Walthamstow before moving to Kent. The Watergrain Band feature original and traditional material which is played with skill and intricate and sensitive arrangements. They recently played at Orpington Folk Club and received this response. ' The Watergrain Band were brilliant, not to be missed' Ted Handley.


Simon Kempston is an Edinburgh based singer and musician. An award-winning songwriter and an inspiring poetic lyricist, Simon's songs are thought provoking, filled with social commentary and an insight into the lives
of ordinary people. His guitar playing is distinctive with a complex finger picking style. Simon is a powerful live performer and has released a number of albums, his latest 'Vanishing Act' is due in January 2017.
'One of Scotland's best songwriters' (The Sunday Herald'


26th JANUARY  


Tim Jones and the Dark Lanterns are a London based trio featuring Tim Jones (one of the most distinctive voices of the folk scene), Ted Kemp on concertina and Karen Phillips on fiddle. They perform old ballads, original and traditional material with rare quality and great storytelling and are likened to Peter Bellamy and Nic Jones. They have just released the EP  ' The Oyster Girl' to great reviews.

This is a must see band who are making their debut at the club.




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