14th May 2014

Yet again we had an amazing mix of music tonight. From singer songwriters to bluegrass, country & clasical guitar we had it all, & quality too. Jim Chorley travelled up from Eastleigh to do a feature for us. He was superb & explained how his father started the crop circle phenomenon! Local legend Richard Thrift… Continue reading 14th May 2014

9th April 2014

What a lovely club night we had this week. Kitty Vernon & Derek Burgess started the evening with a variety of songs which had us all joining in. They were followed by Bill Hesp who is becoming one of our welcome regulars. Mervin Else made us listen hard to his songs to try & spot… Continue reading 9th April 2014

26th March 2014

What a fantastic time we had tonight, with super musicians playing to a packed house. We really couldn’t get anyone else in! Derek Burgess & Kitty Vernon certainly got the evening off to a flying start, followed by the lovely Pete Read. Bill Hesp gave us his first spot at Fiveways & we look forward… Continue reading 26th March 2014

12th March 2014

What an amazing club night we had this week! It sparkled with the up & coming duo Ninebarrow, & very welcome visit by stunning shanty man, Tom Lewis. John House & Allan Winter on their first visit to the club, certainly impressed us, & we hope they’ll be back again soon. Bob Carter is a… Continue reading 12th March 2014

26th February 2014

Tonight, we were given a fantastic evening by the six piece band, Poacher’s Moon. Their songs, mainly written by band leader, John Anderson, had everyone singing along & really raising the roof. Much of the material came from Poacher’s Moon’s new production “Poppies Red, & Cornflowers Blue”. It certainly seems a show not to be… Continue reading 26th February 2014

12th February 2014

Due to the closeness to Valentine’s Day, this evening delivered up quite a few songs of the romantic nature. Derek Burgess & Kitty Vernon started the ball rolling with a song specially written for them by Les Sullivan, & we finished with Polly Morris & her alternative look at eating out on the special day… Continue reading 12th February 2014

22nd January 2014

Tonight was a feast of songs of unrequited love, loss, & happy endings. There were haunting melodies, rousing tunes, & a bit of ethereal psychedelic folk too. We sang in Gallic, Breton … & English. Special thanks go to our headliner Damian Clarke, & the great support from A Half of Murphy’s, Threadbare Ravens, Angus… Continue reading 22nd January 2014

8th January 2014

What a wonderful night we had this Wednesday, & a great beginning to our new year!The evening was started by our MC Derek Burgess with his partner Kitty Vernon, & moved onto another great accapella singer, Mervin Else, visiting us from Berkshire. Warwick Slade then got us smiling with his tongue in cheek songs, before… Continue reading 8th January 2014

11th December 2013 – Christmas Club Night

This was a wonderfully festive night with Christmas songs ranging from wassaling to’ Santa Claus Boogie’. Yorkshire Relish & Half of Murphy’s started the evening in great style, followed by Steve West from Lymington, & then the lovely McFlute,Terry & Crispin. The first of the night’s feature spots was from Jon & Jay, aka Ninebarrow… Continue reading 11th December 2013 – Christmas Club Night

27th November 2013

Yet again our visiting musicians delivered a super evening on Wednesday, playng to a full house. There was only time for Derek Burgess & Kitty Vernon to do one song, before introducing Vic Salt, from Salisbury. Then we moved on to regular Terry McDonald who was perfrorming with Mavis Eastwell – great voice Mavis, hope… Continue reading 27th November 2013