Show of Hands 16th April 2016 -SOLD OUT -TICKETS PURCHASED ON LINE AVAILABLE FOR COLLECTION IN THE FOYER BEFORE THE SHOW


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After nearly two years of solo touring the lanes and byways, shores and tideways of England ‘Show of Hands’ now revisit their musical roots. Making a triumphant return to the songs and sounds that inspired them, the 2016 ‘Long Way Home’ tour will feature material from the new studio album alongside their trademark, anthemic, acoustic […]

Megson 14th May 2016 – rearranged from 30th Jan


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‘The most original duo on the British folk scene.’ Robin Denslow – The Guardian   ‘A force in the folk revival’ Neil Spencer – The Observer ‘Simply Brilliant’ The Sunday Express STU HANNA & DEBBIE HANNA are the husband & wife duo MEGSON. Three times nominated in the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards and double winners of the 2011 […]

John Jones and the Reluctant Ramblers 6th June 2015


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SOLD OUT   John Jones and the Reluctant Ramblers John Jones, lead singer of Oysterband, leads his band of walkers and musicians from west to east along the Ridgeway to finish at Nettlebed to launch his new album ‘Never stop moving’. John is joined by Rowan Godel (vocal), Lindsey Oliver (double bass and vocal), Tim […]

Martin Simpson Saturday 16th May 2015


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We are thrilled to welcome Martin back with his outstanding world class music. Nominated for Musician of the Year and for Best Album with ‘Vagrant Stanzas’ BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2014 There is no doubt that after 35 years as a professional musician Martin is, right now, better than ever. Widely acknowledged as one […]

Steve Tilston and Jez Lowe 21st November


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Steve Tilston & Jez Lowe Writes & Songs Tour 2015   Two of the UK Acoustic/Folk scene’?s finest songwriters join forces for a series of concerts, filled with songs and music, chat and banter and intimate insights into their approach to their craft. Head to head, neck and neck (guitar necks, that is!) listen in as […]

Kris Drever Saturday 28th February 2015


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We are delighted to welcome Kris to Marlborough for the first time. We loved his solo albums and his work with Lau is simply stunning. Here’s what others have to say: “The folk revival has a new standard bearer”. Q Kris Drever’s voice and guitar forms part of the backbone of today’s contemporary roots scene. […]

Phil Beer Saturday 17th Jan 2015 sold out


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Phil is one of the most popular ambassadors for acoustic roots music. A dazzling instrumentalist, he is perhaps best known as a top flight fiddler and plays in the all-star line-up, Feast of Fiddles. But his skills don’t stop there, he also plays slide, Spanish and tenor guitar, mandocello, viola, mandolin and South American cuatro, […]

Miranda Sykes and Rex Preston 27th September 2014


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In the space of 2 short years, Miranda Sykes & Rex Preston have emerged to become one of the most sought after duos on the English folk & roots scene. The striking combination of the flame headed double bass player & virtuoso mandolin player create music that Folk Roots say is: “A musical partnership made […]

Kieran Goss 13th September 2014


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Long hailed as one of Ireland’s leading songwriters and performers, Kieran Goss’s music has won him fans across the globe. But if his songs have made him a star, his live shows have made him a legend – live on stage is where Kieran Goss really shines. His shows are a testament not only to […]

Brooks Williams 6th June 2014


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A welcome return for  the master of the country blues.  To quote Martin Simpson “I’ve known Brooks for many years. He’s a lovely player, a lovely singer, and a great writer and a lovely man. The real thing” Brooks Williams – Guitarist Singer-Songwriter Brooks Williams is the proverbial triple threat. He plays a fiery guitar, […]