Milford Folk Club

Bringing Music to the People

Previous Events

An evening dedicated to WW1 – Thursday 8 Nov 2018

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A special folk evening to commemorate the end of WWI featuring musical excerpts from Remembered, the moving production performed during the Arts and Music Festival, together with some of Milford’s regulars.   Limited slots for Floor Singers/Players/Readers – book a slot in advance or get there early!...

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Lonnie Rides Again – Thursday 11 Oct 2018

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A Tribute to Lonnie Donegan, the King of Skiffle, by some of the Folk Club familiars! Floor singers welcome…

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Antoine & Owena – Thursday 13 Sep 2018

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A big welcome to Antoine & Owena – an original blend of folk music with bouzouki, guitar and fiddle. “Traditional. Modern. Inspirational. Inspired by traditional folk songs and contemporary folk music, Antoine & Owena create their own original blend of folk music that provides a feast for the ears, the heart and the feet. Combining original material with their own take on some traditional tunes, this Salisbury-based duo delivers an eclectic mix of songs and instrumentals with passion and energy to ensure the audience is always...

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Singers’ evening – Thursday 9 Aug 2018

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  Welcome to all singers and musicians – free entry.

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Blues Night – Chicago 9 Rhythm & Blues – Saturday 28 Jul 2018

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Chicago 9 Roots Americana meets Canvey Island chaos somewhere down the Itchen Delta. Killer guitar licks, screaming harmonica, a thumping back beat and savage vocals. This is good time Rhythm & Blues, Rock’n’Roll and Soulful Country, blended in the cooking pot with just a dash of Ska to season and excite. One not to be missed! 8.00pm start Tickets: £10 Bar...

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A Half of Murphy’s and Straight Banana – Thursday 12 Jul 2018

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‘A Half of Murphy’s’ are Noeleen and Alex who are literally half of the  band ‘Murphy’s Lore’. In the band, Noeleen and Alex are the rhythm section, providing a driving force behind the tune players and Noeleen’s smooth, clear vocals provide the core of the band’s songs or as ‘caller’. They have been performing regularly as a duo for several years. After a couple of appearances at some local folk clubs were well received, they decided to do more and kept going! Noeleen plays guitar, whistle, and...

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Graham Carter – Thursday 14 Jun 2018

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Born in Poole, Dorset in 1970, Graham Carter grew up in a musical household as his mother is an accomplished Pianist. He began to play Acoustic guitar in 1987, taking up the Harmonica soon afterwards. Early influences included the likes of Bob Dylan, Paul Simon, Lennon/McCartney and The Dubliners. Through his job, he would often visit different towns and would always take the guitar along with him….usually entertaining groups of colleagues and members of the public alike in the Hotel bar in the evenings. He considers that this was a...

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Bob Whitley – Thursday 10 May 2018

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Bob Whitley is a Poole-based songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and composer who has been delighting audiences across the Dorset folk scene for over 20 years. Playing a wide range of instruments, including guitar, bouzouki and mandola, he writes songs inspired by history, politics and the events of his own life. Whilst Bob has produced beautiful arrangements of traditional songs over the years, it is his self-penned material that is most loved by his audiences. From beautiful love songs, heart-warming choruses, humorous songs, to songs of...

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Steve Turner – Thursday 12 Apr 2018

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Steve Turner is known as a pioneer of highly sophisticated English concertina song accompaniments, stretching the boundaries of traditional forms, with one of the best voices in the business. He is a multi-instrumentalist, who also accompanies himself on the cittern, and also plays mandolin and banjo....

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Blues Night – Giles Hedley & his Band – Saturday 10 Mar 2018

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Hosted by Bob Long – Blues Night features Giles Hedley and his Band – Look forward to his playing on  acoustic and electric guitars and harmonicas – his trademark is  simultaneous nose-and-mouth harmonica...

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