Country, Folk, Acoustic, Blues, Jazz and Roots Music Across the Pond
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UK Gig Listings

All Genres - National / London  
Folk    Acoustic Open Mics
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Music Books
On Tour Across the Pond blog  

UK - All Genres

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Search by Type (genre), County/City and date
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The UK's What's On guide
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Time Out
London gig/festival listings 
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*note: must submit at least 10 days before the Wednesday of the week your gig is in*
[see also Time Out Manchester and Time Out Edinburgh]

Evening Standard (This Is London)
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London Gigs
listing the alternative, underground and independent gigs and music events in London submit details to:

London Gig Guide
The pick of London's gigs - updated every Sunday. Submit details to : -
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Live music listings in London
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List of gigs in London
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UK - Folk Music

Folk and Roots
Includes an up-to-date list of folk and
acoustic gigs throughout the UK -
gig guide     venues / folk clubs etc

fRoots Magazine / Spiral Earth
List of UK, Irish & European Festivals

Jim Hancock's Folk Now Noticeboard

UK  - Acoustic Clubs/Open Mics

Virtually Acoustic
Open Mic Clubs in the UK
- currently around 200 venues
listed alphabetically by location -
updated by

UK - Country Music
Folk, Blues, Americana, World, Alt.Country, Songwriters and more
News, Forum, Bands, links etc
Calendar - submit details to :

Americana UK
the UK home for Americana and -
gig listings news, reviews, club directory, links, etc.

Rick Townend's South East England + London
Bluegrass & Old-Time Listings Calendar

Concerts etc. and Sessions

Cajun UK
National gigs list

UK - Jazz and Blues
Gigs / database / education

UK Online CDs

Musikfolk Ltd  Folk-rock, folk, Celtic and
acoustic music on CD and video - E-mail

Fish Records - contemporary folk, singer/
songwriter and acoustic music from the
UK and the USA - E-mail

Music Books /

US Specialist Mail Order

Elderly logo
An internationally-renowned source for
folk recordings, books & videos, and
(particularly) new and vintage guitars,
banjos, mandolins, and other instruments -
entire inventory is listed on their website.
Mail-order Catalog Request Form -
Enquiries E-mail.

Newsletter Archives

My monthly 'Across the Pond' newsletters,
originally written for's folk music
site, included UK gig listings, news, resources
and interviews - with the likes of Richard
, Shawn Colvin, Martin Carthy,
Dan Crary, Lucy Kaplansky, Maddy Prior
and others are now archived in the US on
Hugh Blumenfeld's Ballad Tree site or in the
UK via my Across the Pond website.

Wherever you're bound this month,
have a great time!