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Live Music Session #87 – Wednesday’s Wolves + Luke De-Sciscio

Wednesday’s Wolves are purveyors of hauntingly beautiful folk-pop from just up the road. Be prepared to have your spine chilled by the stunning harmonies and melodies. Support from the long-awaited return of Luke De-Sciscio whose gymnastic vocal style and beautiful songwriting with chill your spine.#

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Live Music Session #86 – Will Lawton & The Alchemists + N/SH

Yes, they are back! Will Lawton & The Alchemists make a welcome return to The Thursday Night Music Club to fill the place with people and melodies. This band features Will Lawton (piano and vocals), Weasel Howlett (drums), Buddy Fonzarelli (upright bass) and sometimes extends to include Ami Kaelyn (guitar and vocals) and Harki Popli […]

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Events Live Music The Sunday Social

Live Music Session #85 – Canute’s Plastic Army + Robynne Calvert

The Sunday Social for October welcomes back firm favourites Canute’s Plastic Army. Canute’s Plastic Army features the soaring, passionate vocals of Anish Harrison and dynamic, intricate acoustic guitar of Neil Mercer combining into a powerful force of dark-folk nature. Their first EP, Building Walls, was released in summer 2017 on Secret Chord records and they […]

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Live Music Session #84 – Paul Henshaw + Mike Barham

We finally get to welcome Paul Henshaw to The Thursday Night Music Club after last years Covid-Cancellation, and we couldn’t be more excited to bring a performer who strives to make interesting music with songs that are deep and drenched in honesty to youHenshaws songs are written from the heart with life experiences and stories […]

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The Swindon Shuffle 2021

The 15th year of The Shuffle marks a returns to venues after the 2020 online event. As is tradition now, we hosted 3 sessions – Thursday evening and then afternoon sessions on the Saturday and Sunday.

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Live Music Session #83 – Bone Chapel

Strikingly Authentic Cosmic Blues from Pete Cousins (Pig Nose, Teddy White) with a three string guitar, a stack of songs about everyday despair, redemption and apocalyptic philosophy, tied together with a whisky soaked voice that could tempt the chains from the walls of a a prison cell. Add the sonic junkyard that provides the shamanic […]

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My Dad’s Bigger Than Your Dad Festival

One of the key people instrumental in the physical aspect of setting up The Tuppenny was David Young, who helped immeasurably with DIY skill, tools, ideas and motivation. Dave was the former gaffer of The Vic and 12 Bar so a key figure in the music scene, one of the drivers of The Shuffle and […]

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Live Music Session #82 – Matt Owens

It is a more than welcome and very overdue return to The Thursday Night Music Club for Matt Owens! Matt is a British singer-songwriter, who co-founded Noah and the Whale and Little Mammoths. “Whiskey and Orchids”, his debut solo album was recently followed by the lockdown release of abum 2, “Scorched Earth”. Matts music is […]

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Events Live Music The Sunday Social

Live Music Session #81 – Fly Yeti Fly

This months Sunday Social session features the return of the fabulous canal dwelling folkies Fly Yeti Fly. Fly Yeti Fly are the Wiltshire-based acoustic duo Lorna Somerville and Darren Fisher. Blending sensitive vocal harmonies with intricate guitar arrangements, mandolin and harmonica, the duo weave songs and stories from their travels together, with a sound that […]

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Live Music Session #80 – Concrete Prairie + Jol Rose

This session of the Thursday Night Music Club introduces Concrete Prairie to Swindon audiences, alongside local artist Jol Rose. Concrete Prairie are from Bath with a sound based on folk / country and Americana. They utilise guitar, banjo, bass, fiddle and harmonica to make a beautiful heartworn racket. Jol Rose is a Swindon-based singer-songwriter. Jol […]