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STRAWBSWEBNEWS - JUNE 2011 - PART 1

Sent by Dick Greener, 1 June 2011


Hi folks

As the Summer gets under way, there's a raft of live shows by the extended Strawbs family to start planning for...starting tomorrow with John Ford in the US, and then a rare Cousins/Cutler appearance in Kent on Friday.


DICK


Contents
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* Cousins & Cutler - 3 June, Edenbridge
* John Ford/John Hawken June dates
* John Young Band dates
* Cry No More/Roy Hill dates
* Craig & Willoughby - July-Dec 2011 dates



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COUSINS & CUTLER - 3 JUNE, EDENBRIDGE
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A rare opportunity this Friday to see Dave play as a duo with fiddler supreme, Ian Cutler, on Friday 3 June at the Folk Ale Festival:

Kentish Horse Public House
Cow Lane
Markbeech
Edenbridge
Kent TN8 5NT

7.30 pm Concert in the Marquee - running order:
PIG'S EAR
CAPELLA
DAVE COUSINS & IAN CUTLER

Always a treat to see Dave interpret his vast repertoire of songs, with just a guitar and melodic, mellifluous fiddle accompaniment from Ian.


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JOHN FORD/JOHN HAWKEN JUNE DATES
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Three John Ford dates coming in June, one with John Hawken !

THURSDAY, JUNE 2 - 7:30PM - 9:30PM
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JOHN FORD
Feelin' Groovy Concert Series
Gold Hall Hewlett Woodmere Public Library
1125 Broadway
Hewlett, NY 11557
Free Admission

John Ford will be appearing with full band.

Tickets can be obtained by contacting HWPL by email: hewlett@hwpl.org. Concert goers MUST have tickets to attend

Saturday, June 4 , 2011 7:30pm - 10:30pm
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JOHN FORD & JOHN HAWKEN - TOGETHER!
The Record Collector
358 Farnsworth Ave
Bordentown, NJ 08505

The Living Room Concert Series At The Record
Collector is proud to present John Ford and John
Hawken - together for an evening of music with
each performing a social set. Tickets $15 Advance $20 Door

BUY: http://www.the-record-collector.com/newLCS.htm
email: recordcollector@verizon.net

SUNDAY, JUNE 12, 2011 4:00PM - 7:00PM
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John Ford - Resurrected CD Release Party
The Turning Point
468 Piermont Ave.
Piermont, N.Y. 10968

Tickets: $20 Seating is General Admission
http://www.turningpointcafe.com


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JOHN YOUNG BAND DATES
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The Strawbs' most recent addition, John Young, has a series of dates with his own band, The John Young Band. He'd be delighted to see any Strawbs fans along - go say hello if you are there.

Fri 17th Jun The Stables 2. Milton Keynes
Fri 8th July Fat Lil's Witney
Sun 17th July Half Moon, London
Fri 29th July Riff's Swindon
Sun 7th Aug Cambridge Rock Festival
Fri 16th Sep The Bull Colchester
Fri 21st Oct Riffs Swindon


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CRY NO MORE/ROY HILL DATES
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Cry No More
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The Dynamic Duo play again at the Strawberry Hill Music & Fun Day on 26 June 2011, in the grounds of Strawberry Hill House

Strawberry Hill House
268 Waldegrave Road
Twickenham TW1 4ST

Starts 12 noon, running till 7pm. Also playing are Leaf Hound (early 70s prog rock band, recorded a very valuable rare album).

The line-up is:
The Mustangs
Skalectrix
Leaf Hound
Robin Bibi Band
Cry No More
Nark Drool & The Shudders
The Carnabys
The Orleans Park School Soul Band

It's been a grand day out in previous years. Hoping to get there myself.

Roy Hill
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And, Roy is billed to appear at the White Lion Annual Cider Festival in Bourton, Dorset:

White Lion
High Street
Bourton
Gillingham
Dorset
SP8 5AT

on 23 July 2011. What a combo - devastating cider and Roy's powerful and devastating repertoire ! Not to be missed.

The full line-up:

Blackmore Vale Folk
Dan Bovey
Heifer
Roy Hill
Jeb and the Ends
El Skanko
Stop Go Sixty
The Kitchen Sink Bnd
The Makinis
The Minority

Starts: 12 noon
Entrance free (apart from the cost of all those 20 local ciders! And the barbecue!)



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CRAIG & WILLOUGHBY - JULY-DEC 2011 DATES
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JUL
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SUN 24 - TROWBRIDGE, Village Pump, Mortimer St. BA14 8BN, 01225 707346

AUG
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FRI 12 & SAT 13 - SALTBURN FEST, Marske Road, TS12 1PN, 01287 622623
TU16 - BOB'S FOLK SHOW LIVE, Radiowey.co.uk, 9.00pm
TH 25 - PARKGATE, The Boathouse, The Parade, CH64 6RN, 0151 677 1840
SA 27- ITALY

SEP
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FRI 2 - HINCKLEY, Sketchley Meadows Business Park, Unit 7 Watling Close, LE10 3EZ, 01455 234000.
SAT 3- WAKEFIELD FEST, Red Shed,Vicarage Street, WF1 1QX, 01924 385000
SUN 4 - WOODWORKS FEST, Marston Moretaine, MK43 0PR, 01234 762614
TUE 13 - CAMBERLEY THEATRE, Knoll Road, GU15 3SY, 01276 707600
FRI 16 - WORCESTER, Huntingdon Hall, Crowngate, WR1 3LD, 01905 611427
FRI 30 - BARNARD CASTLE, Nine Kings Bistro, DL12 8JJ

OCT
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SAT 1 - COCKERMOUTH, The Kirkgate, CA13 9PJ, 01900 826448

NOV
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WED 2 - BALDOCK, The Orange Tree, Norton Road, SG7 5AW, 01767 683583
THU 3 - WREXHAM, The Nag's Head, Mount Street , LL13 8DW
WED 9 - KIRKHAM, Willows Catholic Club, Fern Lane, PR4 2BQ, 01772 673744
FRI 11 - MOIRA, Miners Welfare, Bath Lane, DE12 6BP, 01676 540219
FRI 18 - ROWLEY REGIS, Blackheath Club, John St, B65 0EP, 07847 307534
WED 23 - OTLEY, Korks Wine Bar, Bondgate, LS21 1AD, 01943 464858
THU 24 - ROTHBURY, Queen's Head, NE65 7SR, 01669 620470
FRI 25 - CARLISLE, Sunset Suite, Warwick Road, CA1 1LL, 01228 541799
WED 30 - FAVERSHAM, Chimney Boy, Preston St, ME13 8PG, 01795 534368

DEC
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THU 1 - BOURNEMOUTH, Pig & Whistle,Queens Rd, BH2 6BE, 01202 707498
FRI 2 - FARNCOMBE, St. John's Church, GU7 3EH, 01483 421520
SUN 4 - TWICKENHAM, Cabbage Patch, London Rd, TW1 3SZ, twickfolk.co.uk

For more details see their website www.craigandwilloughby.com


[ends]

DICK GREENER
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