Martin and Eliza Carthy to headline Brighton and Hove Folk Festival 2022

Photo: David Kilpatrick If you haven’t got your tickets yet for Brighton and Hove Folk Festival now might be the time! We’re excited to announce that Martin and Eliza Carthy, each an icon of English folk music in their own right, will headline this year’s festival, which will take place at the beach-front venue Patterns, in Brighton on September 10th 2022. The father and daughter duo are two of the most established names in folk music,... Read More

Announcing Brighton & Hove Folk Festival 2022!

Brighton’s very own folk festival returns for its second year! After a sell-out debut last summer despite lockdown worries, Brighton and Hove Folk Festival will officially return on September 10th 2022.  Bigger and better in new host venue Patterns, this brilliant one-day event is a welcome addition to the Brighton scene, run by established local promoters Folkroom. Renowned illustrator and political cartoonist Chris Riddell,... Read More

Introducing Folkroom Matinées at Green Note

After two years of sporadic gigging, Folkroom are excited to be returning to live music again this March. As well as the return of our regular events in London and Brighton, we’re excited to be launching a new series of gigs at one of the capital’s most renowned folk venues: Green Note! Folkroom Matinées at Green Note will see some of the most exciting talents in folk music performing at accessible, family-friendly events on... Read More

Chris Wood to headline Brighton & Hove Folk Festival 2021

Brighton and Hove Folk Festival poster by Chris Riddell Six time BBC Folk Award winner Chris Wood has been announced as the headliner for Brighton and Hove’s first folk festival. Established local promoters Folkroom have announced their full line-up for the festival, which takes place at The Brunswick in Hove on September 11th 2021. As well as the critically-acclaimed Chris Wood the festival will see performances by established traditional folk... Read More

Brighton & Hove Folk Festival is coming this September

With a heavy heart, we took the decision to shelve Folkroom’s ten-year anniversary celebration and launch of the first full Folkroom festival last Summer. So we’re delighted to confirm that the inaugural Brighton and Hove Folk Festival will finally be going ahead on September 11th 2021! Joined by our patron, renowned illustrator and political cartoonist Chris Riddell who will be live-drawing to the music across the day,... Read More

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