Folk at the New Room

Folk at the New Room is a candlelit concert series taking place in a beautiful 18th Century chapel.  Since launching in November 2017, Folk at the New Room has welcomed artists including Sam Sweeney from Bellowhead, Three Cane Whale, Methera, Boldwood, Ian A. Anderson, Daniel & Emma Reid, Karen Tweed, Andy Cutting, and Bristol Folk Singers, with many more exciting local and international artists to come.

Gigs usually take place on a Thursday evening at 7.30pm, with doors at 7pm.  The New Room cafe is open beforehand from 6.30pm serving drinks, soup, and a delicious selection of homemade cakes.

Tickets are available from the links below, in the New Room shop or on the door.

Thursday 16th June 2022 – Intarsia

A candlelit acoustic folk night from percussion, strings and voice duo, Intarsia.

Intarsia is an emerging duo of performers from diverse backgrounds. Jo May and Sarah Matthews have worked together since 2018, combining voice, violin, viola, octave fiddle, tenor guitar, balafon and a whole range of other percussion instruments.

Unreserved pew seating.
Tickets £17 (£15 advance) / Concessions £15 (£13 advance)

Tickets available online HERE or in the shop at John Wesley’s New Room.

Wednesday 13th July 2022 – Fellow Pynins

Fellow Pynins is a Portland, Oregon based award winning contemporary folk duo with a keen and bucolic sense of vocal harmony and song craft anchored in the balladry tradition. The duo consists of Dani Aubert (claw-hammer banjo, bouzouki) and solo artist Ian George (guitar, mandolin).

Unreserved pew seating.
Tickets £17 (£15 advance) / Concessions £15 (£13 advance)

Tickets available online HERE  or in the shop at John Wesley’s New Room.