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Most parts of the UK have a folk calendar or directory along the same lines Bromyard Sessions. Most specialise in folk music with other resources focusing on either musical genres. Because we operate in a low population cachement area we decided from the outset to cover all kinds of acoustic music, rather than purely folk music. As the legendary Leadbelly once responded when asked if what he played was folk music – “sure ain’t no horse music!”.

There are some larger directories too covering regional or even national events and we try to feature them and provide links wherever we can. If you come across relevant events calendars and music directories please send them to us and we will share the links.

Folk Directory

The Folk Directory (www.FolkDirectory.co.uk) has recently relaunched. The Folk Directory is a user–maintained database of all the regular folk music events in the UK. The Folk Directory is FREE – it does not charge you for adding your event to … Continue reading

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EnglishFolkInfo Website

Just stumbled across an amazing website dedicated to English Folk Music. It kind of lists everything in the known universe relevant to its topic. It’s even got us! Be sure to check it out: http://www.englishfolkinfo.org.uk/

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Folklife Directory

Folklife West magazine are producing a printed Folk Directory, which will be free with their next (October) issue.  A detailed listing costs £6, or free with Membership (which is £12 a year). Online draft, and further details, on http://folkdirectory.folklife-west.org.uk.  Deadline … Continue reading

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New Nationwide Directory of Music Sessions

There is a new directory just launched aimed at providing a searchable database of sessions throughout the UK. You can find it at: www.uksessions.net I’ve added my 2 sessions – Falcon and Rosie – and I know John Taylor has … Continue reading

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