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celtic folk rock band with Chris Dyson - fiddle, mandolin, vocals, Geoff Taylor - electric guitars, Eddy Green on bass, vocals & Matt Kirton on drums, vocals. We use electronic drums so volume fully controllable. PA & soundman Barry Evans.   
Email: chris.dyson02@hotmail.co.uk
Website: http://www.facebook.com/GaelforceCelticRock/

  • Robin Garside
    Solo performer, Singer, guitarist, fiddler, mandolinist. Music workshop
    leader, songwriter, composer of film music. Player of many years
    standing, traditional and self-penned songs and tunes, plus old
    fashioned Rhythm and Blues.
    Sheffield, South Yorkshire
    Telephone: 0114 2347143 / 07890 910653
    Email: info@robingarside.co.uk
    Website: http://www.robingarside.co.uk/
  • Stan Graham
    Award winning Singer/Songwriter, composer of
    Old Whitby Harbour, Sarajevo and many more fine songs. Stan has presented Programmes on BBC Radio and is an accomplished songwriting tutor. On Stage he has a friendly, relaxed presence, a rich mellow voice and tasteful guitar work to accompany his memorable songs.
    Telephone; 01904-758228
    Email; magpiemusic25@gmail.com
    Website: http://stangraham.co.uk
  • Richard Grainger
    Solo singer, guitarist. Original songs and traditional material. Available throughout the region, the
    UK and internationally.
    Whitby, North Yorkshire
    Telephone: 01947 459044
    Email: richardgrainger@gmx.co.uk
    Website: http://www.richard-grainger.com /
    Also songwriting workshops
  • Grinah
    Grinah is a five piece band who play folk and acoustic music in and around
    Sheffield and the surrounding region. We are available for pub gigs, weddings, birthdays, folk clubs and festivals as well as all types of special occasions. We can also provide ceilidhs with our own caller. We pride ourselves on being versatile and we can usually find a repertoire to suit any occasion.
    Contact: Chris Barber,
    Address: 6 Studfield Hill, Sheffield S6 4SJ
    Mobile : 07983 445333
    Email: c.p.barber@icloud.com
    Website: http://www.grinah.co.uk

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  • Bob Hall
    Bob Hall is the
    UK's top-rated blues pianist, singer and song writer in the idiom. The Bob Hall Show performs mostly original blues, boogie and gospel. Themed shows: "Good Liquor, Hard Times" and "The All-star Medicine Show". Also available as a duo with Hilary Blythe.
    Sheffield, South Yorkshire
    Telephone: 0114 236 3309
    Email: prospect@boogie.demon.co.uk
    Website: http://www.boogie.demon.co.uk/
  • Gerry Hallom
    Gerry Hallom is proposing to do a series of fundraising evenings for Centrepoint (a charity for homeless teenagers). Normal club fee is waived in lieu of an end of evening collection of donations. Any clubs wishing to avail themselves of this offer contact Gerry below
    Telephone: 01904423030
    Email: gerryhallom@live.com
  • Jim Hancock
    Unaccompanied songs from the agricultural, industrial and maritime traditions. Workshops in songwriting & workshops in shantying. See also Clarty Sough & The Roaring Forties
    Scunthorpe, North Lincolnshire
    Telephone: 01724 844241
    Email: jim@folk-now.co.uk
  • harriWattsband
    Perform self penned original material in a folky bluesy jazzy style as a duo trio or four piece electro/acoustic band. Fully self contained with high end PA system if required.
    We also deliver music workshops for songwriting, lyric development, composition, percussion and improvisation.
    Hull, East Yorkshire
    Contact: Dave Watts
    Telephone: 07980 282266
    Email: davewatts@dall.karoo.co.uk
  • Jon Harvison
    Singer/ songwriter, plus traditional song, accompanied and unaccompanied. Songwriting workshops. Guitar Tuition
    West Yorkshire
    Telephone: 01535 654836
    Email: jon@jonharvison.com or jonharvison@lineone.net
    Website: http://www.jonharvison.com
  • Hase Waits
    Six piece ethnic folk group from Hessle. Playing traditional music and original compositions on over 40 instruments from Highland Bagpipes, Flutes and Greek Bouzouki to Double Bass, Hulusi, Fiddles, Balalaika and many many more!!
    Email: hasewaits@gmail.com
    Website: http://www.facebook.com/hasewaits
  • Haywood & Newman
    Both experienced singer songwriters in their own right, Steve Haywood & Haydn Newman have pooled their years of experience and musical tallent to form the contemporary folk duo Haywood & Newman.
    Contact: Ian Pare
    Mobile: 07757 599733
    Email: enquiries@haywoodandnewman.com
    Website: http://www.haywoodandnewman.com
  • Mick Haywood
    Traditional ballad monger. Unaccompanied
    Yorkshire, humorous, drinking and sea songs.
    Whitby, North Yorkshire
    Telephone: 01947 601963
    Email: mick.angi@btinternet.com
  • Henwen
    Five women a cappella group. Own arrangements of traditional, contemporary and self-penned songs.
    Robin Hoods Bay, North Yorkshire
    Contact (1): Rowena Sommerville
    Telephone: 01947 880109
    Email: rsommerville_ca2@hotmail.com
    Contact (2): Fay Gillanders
    Telephone: 01947 897642
  • Simon Heywood
    Singer of traditional and original songs, guitarist, spoken word.
    Sheffield, South Yorkshire
    Telephone: 0114 232 3948
    Email: srheywood@ukonline.co.uk
    Website: http://mysite.freeserve.com/SimonHeywood/
  • Fay Hield (Trio with Sam Sweeney and Rob Harbron)
    Formerly with Witches of Elswick.
    Sheffield, Sheffield Yorkshire
    Contact via agent: Alan Bearman:
    Telephone: 020 7263 0425
    Email (booking): bearman@btinternet.com
    Agency website: http://www.alanbearmanmusic.co.uk/
    Email: fayhield@hotmail.com
  • High Force
    A recently formed folk trio featuring an Englishman, a Scotsman and an Irishman. Mainly traditional folk music. Instruments include whistles, harmonica, violin, recorder, guitar (6 and 12 string) and keyboard.
    Contact: John Hunt
    Victoria Road, Barnard Castle, County Durham DL12 8HW
    Telephone: 01833 690467
    Email: john@huntbc.freeserve.co.uk
    Website: http://bcfolk.webng.com/
  • Ian Hill
    Mainly traditional tunes and songs with a leaning towards Irish and Northumbrian. Guitar and mandola, occasional mandolin, cittern, banjo. Also unaccompanied songs.
    Leeds, West Yorkshire
    Telephone: 0113 267 1858
    Email: ianhill@hotmail.com
  • Keith Hinchliffe
    Solo acoustic guitarist/singer best known for Celtic guitar. Former Albion Band member. Also plays blues, ragtime and early music.
    23A Spring Hill, Sheffield S10 1ET
    Telephone: 0114 2669896
    Email: mail@keithhinchliffe.com
    Website: http://www.keithhinchliffe.com/
  • Graham Hodge
    Solo acoustic guitarist/singer. Wide ranging cross-section of styles.
    North Yorkshire
    68 Hull Road, Cliffe, Selby, North Yorkshire YO8 6NH Telephone: 01757 638046
    Email: graham_hodge@hotmail.com
  • Rob Holden
    Relocated Lancashire singer and guitarist playing folk, blues and beyond.
    Bradford, West Yorkshire
    Contact: Rob Holden
    Telephone: 01274 730 443
    Email: robholdenmusic@yahoo.co.uk
    Website: http://www.myspace.com/robholdenmusic/
  • Honeydrum
    Brazilan Samba and Cuban Folkloric Rhythms, Songs and Dances for Festivals and Parties.
    Leeds, North Yorkshire
    Contact: Phen
    Telephone: 07932 012 787
    Email: honeydrum@yahoo.co.uk
    Website: http://www.honeydrum.co.uk/
    see also  tuition and workshops
  • Brian Howard
    Uilleann pipes, whistles. Solo or with others.
    Sheffield, South Yorkshire
    Telephone: 0114 296 7272
    Email: shop@howardmusic.co.uk
    Website: http://www.howardmusic.co.uk/

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