Steve Knightley – Live Stream 10th September 2020

Steve 2020

Steve Knightley Live with Marlborough Folk-Roots Thursday 10th September, 2020 8:00 PM BST Live Stream Your very own gig in the comfort of your own home! Steve Knightley will perform using You Tube. Tickets: Ticket price is per household, allowing any number of people in your residence to watch. Ticket sales will close at […]

Martin Carthy postponed – date to be confirmed

Martin Carthy 2020

Martin Carthy Lifetime Achievement Award – BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2014 For more than 50 years Martin Carthy has been one of folk music’s greatest innovators, one of its best loved, most enthusiastic and, at times, most quietly controversial of figures. His skill, stage presence and natural charm have won him many admirers, not […]

Edgelarks Wednesday 4th March 2020

EDgelarks 2020

Born from the work of the duo Phillip Henry and Hannah Martin, Edgelarks combine exquisite folk with influences as diverse as the blues and Indian classical slide guitar, to create a sound that is“Subtle,atmospheric and bravely original” (The Guardian).The BBC Folk Award winners take thei r strong roots sound, mixing original songwriting with stomping beatbox […]

Gigspanner 8th November 2019


“Peter Knight’s Gigspanner were amazing… I can only think of a handful of folk musicians world-wide that have the kind of relationship with their instrument that Peter Knight has: Martin Hayes, Enda Scahill, Mike McGoldrick, John McCusker, Martin Simpson.Many people as they trickled out into the night said that this was one of the best […]

St Agnes Fountain 17th December 2019 SOLD OUT

St Aghnes 2019

  The traditional start to the Christmas festivities is always uplifting and fun – not to be missed. Since their first get together, to record the eponymous St Agnes Fountain album in 2001, the quartet; David Hughes, Fairport Convention’s Chris Leslie and multi award winning duo Chris While and Julie Matthews, have brought musical invention and laughter to the star-dust atmosphere […]

Nancy Kerr and James Fagan Monday 24th June 2019

Nancy and James 2018

We are delighted to welcome this brilliant duo back to Marlborough. Twice winners “Best Duo” BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2003, 2011 Nancy Kerr: 2015 “Folk Singer of the Year” BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards Nancy Kerr: nominated for ‘Best Original Track’ with ‘Fragile Water’ BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2017 Nancy Kerr and James […]

Show of Hands Saturday 11th May at The Memorial Hall Marlborough College

Show of Hands2018

‘Special Relationship’ Tour  2019 Show of Hands join forces with long-term friend and collaborator Richard Shindel! to present their very own transatlantic ‘SpecialRelationship’ show this spring. Hailing from New Jersey and now a resident of Buenos Aires, Shindell writes flawless, vivid songs that paint pictures and tell stories. Along with a selection of their own […]