Live music @ Ropery Hall

  • New Year Folk Showcase

    27th January 2018 8pm £13/£15otd | Buy Tickets

    Featuring: Jack Harris, Kelly Oliver, Paul Mosley The traditional start to Ropery Hall’s 2018 folk programme features three artists making their names in the world of folk. Jack Harris’ so...More info

  • Snake Davis & Helen Watson

    28th January 2018 7.30pm £13/£15 | Buy Tickets

    World class singer Helen Watson first worked with Snake back in the 80s when she had a major record deal and Snake recorded and toured with her.  More recently they teamed up again in Burden of Parad...More info

  • Gwyneth Herbert

    2nd February 2018 8pm £14/£16 | Buy Tickets

    Gwyneth Herbert is a strikingly original performer, award-winning composer and lyricist and versatile musical adventurer who continues to redefine and challenge expectations. Drawing on influences fro...More info

  • Lindsey Lou and the Flatbellys

    9th February 2018 8pm £13/£15otd | Buy Tickets

    Michigan songbird Lindsay Lou returns to the UK with her band and a brand new album to promote. The popular four-piece had previously taken Shetland Folk Festival and HebCeltFest by storm on previous ...More info

  • Tiptoe

    16th February 2018 8pm £13/£15otd | Buy Tickets

    In conjunction with Jazz North’s Northern Line programme Tiptoe brings intimate, soulful earth music delivered in an artfully unassuming style. With captivating voices interwoven over a grounded ele...More info

  • Mawkin

    24th February 2018 8pm £13/£15otd | Buy Tickets

    In 2015 Mawkin delivered its self-produced and critically acclaimed album The Ties That Bind. Their unapologetically energetic approach and DIY ethic surprised critics, fans and welcomed new audience ...More info

  • Snake Davis, Johnny Thirkell & Mark Creswell

    25th February 2018 7.30pm £13/£15 | Buy Tickets

    Snake is joined on the Ropery Hall stage by  Mark Creswell and Johnny Thirkell. Mark, on guitar, is sure to delight the audience with a sublime mixture of soul, jazz, blues and folk.  Mark is the...More info

  • Nine Below Zero Duo

    3rd March 2018 8pm £12/£14 | Buy Tickets

    Nine Below Zero’s founding members, Dennis Greaves and Mark Feltham have gone back to their blues roots and are performing a series of intimate, acoustic concerts as a duo. These are the first “ol...More info

  • Martin Simpson

    16th March 2018 8pm £15/£17otd | Buy Tickets

    “Martin Simpson has transcended borders and oceans to quietly become a superb storyteller and musician of great depth and unquestionable taste.” Stephen Fearing The remarkable intimate solo per...More info

  • Roger Davis & His Band

    17th March 2018 8pm £13/£15otd | Buy Tickets

    Inspiration to form his own group came about after Roger accompanied folk/rock legends Fairport Convention on a 30 date UK tour in 2016 performing in some of the UK’s most prestigious venues. Rog...More info

  • Harriet

    23rd March 2018 8pm, £20 | Buy Tickets

    Having just completed her acclaimed debut UK tour which saw her sell out venues across the UK. Harriet will be playing some further shows across the country throughout 2017. The glorious singer, remin...More info

  • Snake Davis and Simon Goulding

    25th March 2018 7.30pm £13/£15 | Buy Tickets

    Bass virtuoso Simon Goulding has been working as a professional session musician since the age of 16 and has performed, toured and recorded with a range of major artists including The Bee Gees, Robbie...More info

  • The Young ‘uns

    6th April 2018 8pm £16/£18 | Buy Tickets

    present: The Ballad of Johnny Longstaff Twice BBC Radio 2 Folk Award winners the Young’uns present a timely tale of a boy who walked out of poverty, a teenager who stood up to racism, a soldier...More info

  • John Otway

    8th April 2018 7.30pm £13/£15 | Buy Tickets

    Back in the austere 1950’s a schoolboy drank a bottle of ink and instantly became the centre of attention in the playground. Now read on….. Rock veteran John Otway dubbed himself “rock’n...More info

  • Connla

    12th April 2018 8pm £13/£15otd | Buy Tickets

    When they first emerged, Irish Music magazine said of their debut EP: “Consider this your early warning system…there is something serious on the horizon and that creative storm is Connla.” They ...More info

  • Maddy Prior

    16th April 2018 8pm £16/£18

    Over the course of her remarkable career, Maddy Prior has made it her mission to work with some of the most exceptional musicians in the world – both within Steeleye Span and beyond. To that noted l...More info

  • Alistair Anderson & Northlands

    28th April 2018 8pm £13/£15otd | Buy Tickets

    From the heart of Northumberland, Alistair Anderson’s exciting new line-up conjures the spirit of the landscape with music that is rooted in both the hills and the tradition.  Alistair’s own tune...More info

  • Snake Davis and Jess Gillam

    29th April 2018 7.30pm £13/£15 | Buy Tickets

    Soul sax-man Snake teams up with rising 19 year old sax star Jess Gillam for a relaxed and fun set mixing classical pop soul and jazz pieces with chat and banter. Jess found the sax at seven years ...More info

  • Blackbeard’s Tea Party

    26th May 2018 8pm £13/£15otd | Buy Tickets

    We are happy to welcome Blackbeard’s Tea Party back to Ropery Hall with their brand of gutsy folk rock. Traditional songs and folk tunes are given a heavy rock edge with playful arrangements and dri...More info