INFORMATION: 020 7281 7700; E-mail: Cellarupstairs@aol.com;
ENTRANCE: Members: £6, non-members: £8 (unwaged £1.50 less), except on nights marked * when it will be £7 and £9.
START TIME: 8.15pm, doors open about 8.00pm.
MEMBERSHIP: £3 for the year (September to August).
5 Sept:Pete Morton (powerful singer of his own songs – Another Train, When We Sing Together and many others – who also sings traditional songs). Calthorpe Arms.
12 Sept: Carol Anderson and Racker Donnelly (superb Scots fiddler and witty Irish performance poet share evening – quality and entertainment guaranteed). Calthorpe Arms.
19 Sept: closed (venue unavailable)
26 Sept: Andrew Frank and Michael Hebbert (lovely singer and masterly concertina player; songs of the 30s and 40s, the music hall, and elsewhere). Calthorpe Arms.
3 Oct:Ben Paley and Tab Hunter (great singing and playing of American old-timey songs, plus the odd Klezmer and Swedish tune or song, from two of the Longhill Ramblers). Tonight at the Lucas Arms.
10 Oct:Scold’s Bridle (Sue Bousfield and Liz Moore, female duo from Lancashire who have been singing together for 30 years; chorus songs, ballads and other songs). Calthorpe Arms.
24 Oct:Jim Woodland (singer, songwriter and former member of the Fabulous Salami Brothers – Sanctuary, Ghost Story, We Apologise for Any Inconvenience and many other great songs). Tonight at the Lucas Arms.
31 Oct: Chris Foster (singer of mainly traditional songs, also an excellent guitarist; now living in Iceland, and on fairly infrequent visit). Calthorpe Arms.
7 Nov*:Dick Gaughan (very popular, stirring singer and guitarist from Leith; political and other songs, including some of his own). Calthorpe Arms.
14 Nov: Archie Fisher (eminent Scots singer and guitarist with lovely voice, singing traditional and other songs). Calthorpe Arms.
28 Nov: Jim Causley (first-rate young singer and musician from Devon; mainly traditional songs; also a member of the popular trio the Devil’s Interval). Calthorpe Arms
5 Dec: closed (both venues unavailable)
12 Dec:Rory McLeod (distinctive singer, songwriter and musician seen too rarely in London these days; guitar, harmonica, trombone, assorted percussion, tap shoes, etc). Calthorpe Arms.
RESIDENT PERFORMERS: Jim Younger & Gail Williams, Peta Webb & Ken Hall, Bob Wakeling, Frankie Cleeve & Sue Williams.