Friday 27th September 2017: a notable evening's entertainment as we welcomed Martin Carthy to the Hinckley ACT. A very special evening with one of the most influential figures in British traditional music. Special guests Rob Armstrong and Sheila Rigg. About Martin Carthy "For more than 50 years Martin Carthy has been one of folk music’s greatest innovators, one of its best loved, most enthusiastic and, at times, most quietly controversial of figures. His skill, stage presence and natural charm have won him…Find out more »
Wednesday 1st November 2017 should bring some fireworks to the Hinckley ACT on the Leicestershire / Warwickshire border, in what promises to be another excellent open mike session featuring the usual eclectic mix of styles.
With feature artists Vagabond Fires.
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.
Wednesday 6th December 2017 brings the final club night of the year to the Hinckley ACT on the Leicestershire / Warwickshire border. This promises to be another excellent open mike session featuring the usual eclectic mix of styles.Find out more »
Friday 15th December 2017 - we welcome the Sons of the Delta back for a welcome return visit to the Hinckley ACT.
The Sons play an earthy, passionate blend of electric/acoustic Juke Joint and Delta Blues flavoured with the many roots music styles from the southern states of the USA.
With special guest Damon Thomas.