Wednesday 7th June 2017 brings the mid summer club night to the Hinckley ACT in Leicestershire. This promises to be another excellent open mike session featuring the usual eclectic mix of styles.
With feature artist Colin Squire.
Friday 16th June 2017: we welcome New Zealand folk artists Great North for an evening of excellent music at the Hinckley ACT. Great North play folk music with a bit of Bruce Springsteen-inspired Americana thrown in. Over the last eight years, they’ve cemented themselves as one of New Zealand’s hardest-working and most accomplished independent acts, playing gigs in bars, halls and tin sheds from Auckland to Okarito. Special guest Steve Adams. Buy tickets for Great North » You can purchase tickets online for this event. Please…Find out more »
Andy Cutting is a rarity. A musician's musician: a soulful and technically outstanding melodeon practitioner with an ear for a fine tune. Many of his tunes have been purloined along the way: some considered contemporary classics on the folk scene.Find out more »
Friday 13th October 2017: we welcome Chris Quinn to the Hinckley ACT.
Heavily influenced by British folk and American roots music, the Shrewsbury based singer songwriter and acoustic guitarist Chris Quinn has been receiving glowing reviews in the UK music press for his latest release, his debut solo album "Across The Divide".
Friday 17th November 2017: we welcome Chris Wood to the Hinckley ACT for the first time.
Chris Wood is an uncompromising writer whose music reveals his love for the un-official history of the English speaking people. With gentle intelligence he weaves the tradition with his own contemporary parables.