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Frank Hennessy presents the best in folk, roots and acoustic music from the Celtic nations and the world. With studio guests, live sessions, reviews and a weekly Welsh gig guide.

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Sun 31 Aug 2014 18:00

This Week's Gig Guide

Tuesday 2nd September

Galoots - The Brunswick, Swansea


Thursday 4th September

Bram Taylor - Cuffern Manor, Roch, Haverfordwest

Tommy Flemming - The Gate, Cardiff.   


Friday 5th – Sunday 7th September

Gower Bluegrass Festival at the Gower Heritage Centre, Parkmill, Swansea (10th Anniversary), includes:

Friday Evening - Whitefern Mountain String Band + Jaywalkers + The Grass Snakes

Saturday afternoon – workshops in Banjo, Dobro, Fiddle, Guitar and Mandolin

Saturday afternoon concert – A & E Old Time String Band + The Thrifts + Maria Wallace + Nantucket Sleighride + Shoostring

Saturday evening concert - Hatful of Rain + Blossom Hill + Chris Moreton + Jaywalkers + Brandywine Cloggers

Sunday 10:30 a.m. – Bluegrass Gospel Session

Sunday afternoon concert – Garth Mountain Boys + Blossom Hill + A & E String Band + Whitefern


Saturday 6th September

“Back to the Garden” with The Village Quire and Phil Smith (free concert) - Leominster Priory (part of Rifles & Spades first world war project)