Date: 18/01/2008 Category: Arts and Libraries
Concertina and squeezebox specialist, John Kirkpatrick, will headline the Medway Folk Cellar at The Central Theatre, Chatham on Tuesday, 5 February, 8pm. Hot Rats Duo, featuring local favourites Doug Hudson and Ian Cutler, provide support. From the late 60s, John Kirkpatrick has been at the forefront of innovative folk in Britain. He has played and written with, amongst others, The Albion Band, Steeleye Span and The Richard Thompson Band, as well as establishing himself as a brilliant solo act. John is regarded as a virtuoso instrumentalist, mesmerising songwriter and one of folk music's leading interpreters of traditional songs. Tickets cost £7, folk mailing list members £6. Call the box office on 01634 338338 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.