The Cellar Upstairs Folk Club
Saturdays, 8.15pm. Floor-singers welcome.
Venue: Calthorpe Arms, 252 Grays Inn Road, WC1X 8JR (020 7278 4732). Tube stations: Kings Cross, Russell Square and Chancery Lane; various buses
Access: club is in an upstairs room
Entrance: Pay on the door, no need to book. Members: £6, non members: £8, except on nights marked * when it is £7 and £9.
Membership: £4 for the year (September to August)
Information: e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org, Organiser 020 7281 7700
9 Sep: Robin Laing (Scottish singer of traditional, Burns and his own songs, with guitar; his specialist subjects are whisky and love)
16 Sep: Leon Rosselson (great British songwriter – The World Turned Upside Down, Battle Hymn of the New Socialist Party, Palaces of Gold, Don’t Get Married, Girls, Voices, Song of the Olive Tree and many other great songs)
23 Sep: Beskydy (popular band playing a wide variety of songs and tunes from eastern European and beyond)
30 Sep: Stanley Accrington (very witty songwriter with huge repertoire; funny songs and a few serious ones)
7 Oct: Anne Lister (her songs – eg, Moth and Icarus – have been covered by various other singers, including Nic Jones, Martin Simpson, Jon Boden)
14 Oct: John Conolly (singer and writer of many fine songs, of which the best known is Fiddler’s Green, with guitar)
21 Oct: Andy Turner and Mat Green (great singing and playing of traditional English songs and tunes; possibly a solo jig too)
RESIDENT PERFORMERS: Jim Younger & Gail Williams, Peta Webb & Ken Hall, Bob Wakeling, Frankie Cleeve & Sue Williams, Katrina Rublowska.