Happy New Year to all.
Thursday January 19th The City Ramblers Revival + Rye Poets and Voices from the floor: Third Thursday ‘Bards & Beats’. Details: www.ivyhousenunhead.com
Friday 27th January: Fourth Friday @ Bar 48. Details: fourthfriday.wordpress.com
Wednesday 1st February: Poets on War at The Poetry Library: details www.southbank.co.uk/whats-on/120134-poets-war-2017
;An evening of live music – blues, skiffle, original songs and more from City Ramblers Revival; sparkling and witty poetry from Peckham’s own Rye Poets; and the 21st Century’s answer to Chaucer – poet Robin Pilcher. At The Ivy House Nunhead, fabled music venue and London’s first co-op pub. www.ivyhousenunhead.com Entry £6/£5
And don’t miss Fourth Friday at Bar 48 on November 25th: fourthfriday.wordpress.com
www.petersfieldwriteangle.co.uk Long-running event with open mic.
City Ramblers Revival are playing at the 3rd birthday of Ivy House, Nunhead from 5 to 6pm on Saturday 27th August – there’ll be a weekend of celebrations, other bands, barbeques, craft beer, good wine, excellent company in this spacious and delightful music pub. www.ivyhousenunhead.com free event
September 8th from 9.30 to 11pm we’re at the White Horse, 20-22 Peckham Rye, SE15 4JR as part of the Peckham & Nunhead Free Film Festival following an acclaimed film on the life of Janis Joplin (starts 8pm) www.freefilmfestivals.org free event
September 11th between 1pm and 3pm, Simon Prager and Hylda will be playing with Alan Glen at a coal line teaparty at Kirkwood Nature Reserve, SE15. Later Hylda will be reading some poems at the Peckham Festival along with other poets at John the Unicorn, 157-159 Rye Lane, Peckham – 3.30 to 5pm free events
September 15th, 8pm: Bards & Beats at The Ivy House, Nunhead with City Ramblers Revival, Rye Poets, John White (poet) and voices from the floor. £6/£5 according to pocket www.ivyhousenunhead.com
September 23rd I’ll be compering Fourth Friday at Bar48, 48 Brixton Road (Oval tube) with music from Leon Rosselson and poetry from Abe Gibson, Jools Sparkes and Hilaire www.bar48london.com £5/£6 fourthfriday.wordpress.com
September 25th City Ramblers Revival are at The Windsor Fringe Festival – Bards, Beats & Beer, 1 to 3pm at The George, 77 Eton High Street. Includes poetry from Jeremy Kingston www.windsorfringe.co.uk free event
http://www.bar48london.com/ a lively Eritrean cafe and bar at the Oval end of Brixton Road. Nearest tube: Oval + lots of buses. £7 on the door for this gig which features
City Ramblers Revival: Doc Stenson, Simon Prager & Hylda Sims playing their eclectic mix of Blues, Skiffle and original songs
plus two fine poets:
Hugo Williams & Jon Sayers
This gig is organised by The Goose is Out – see www.thegooseisout.com for detail. We will be headlining with singers from the floor welcomed.
We’ll be playing at The Ivy House, Nunhead on April 27th – details to come.
Bards & Beats on November 19th from 8pm at the Ivy House Nunhead SE15 £6/£5 www.ivyhousenunhead.com features: Skiffle, Blues & original songs from l City Ramblers Revival; poetry from
Rye Poets & Racker Donnelly & more songs from Alex Seel
At St Thomas’ Hospital on November 20th: