Friday 19th May 2017 - we will welcome back James Hickman and Dan Cassidy, a transatlantic duo inspired by the traditions of America and Britain, to the Hinckley ACT. Hickman’s emotive, soaring vocals and driving guitar is complemented by Cassidy’s ingenious and virtuosic fiddling... About James Hickman and Dan Cassidy Their sound flows from the connection between British and American folk and is bursting with all the humour, heartbreak and excitement of these genres. The lively English wit of Hickman is set against Cassidy’s bone-dry…Find out more »
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 welcomed 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. About Great North Between shows, they released three albums, two of which - 2012’s Halves and…Find out more »
Wednesday 5th July 2017 brings the 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 Mick Mangan.