HAILING from the village of Wanlockhead in Dumfries and Galloway Dave describes himself as a left-handed, balding, middle-aged songwriting folky from Scotland’s highest village. A superb guitarist with a style that is as distinctive as it is effective, a voice that can carry traditional and contemporary songs and a song writing ability that produces songs ... Read more
This calendar features events in Ulverston and other towns and villages in South Cumbria, including Barrow, Dalton, Cartmel, Millom, and Bowness. Please check the location details of each event before making plans to attend. You may need a car or other form of transport in order to get to the event.
Our good friends at “Music in Ulpha” and ourselves are really chuffed to be bringing two of our favourite groups together under one roof and on top of that to do so at such a prestigious venue as the Coronation Hall in Ulverston. Our regular attenders will have seen both of these bands separately at ... Read more
Hadrian’s Union are a five piece Contemporary Folk Rock band from the debatable lands of England and Scotland. The name originates from the locality and mind set of the band, Hadrian’s Union (or HU for short) as separate members are based along various points of Hadrian’s Wall, they all come from various music genres (Folk, ... Read more
One of the UK and Nu Folk music’s most arresting bands, The Jigantics are part of a growing group of contemporary artists appealing to a wide range of music followers who are increasingly looking beyond conventional musical stereotypes, and just enjoying a fusion of great songs, stunning harmonies and fine musicianship. In this case its ... Read more
Jonathan is an acoustic blues musician & songwriter who’s influences range from the early blues masters (Robert Johnson, Son House, Blind Blake…) to the likes of Neil Young, Richard Thompson, Nick Drake, The Beatles and Jeff Buckley. Having released his first album ‘Tangled Web’ which is a collation of the early blues he has gigged ... Read more
CANCELLED You all enjoyed seeing the Jon Palmer Band so much last year that Ulverston Live Music are looking forward to welcoming the Jon Palmer Band back again! Describing the band as “a cross between The Pogues and Bruce Springsteen’s Seeger Session Band – with a bit of Waterboys and Saw Doctors thrown in for ... Read more
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