Eliza Carthy

Eliza Carthy

Milkmaid Folk Club The Apex, Bury St Edmunds Whatever the genre, a full blown twelve piece band is a rarity on stage.  Rarer too in the world of folk, but such is The Wayward Band and their unmistakeable front woman, Eliza Carthy.  Some say the Waywards have taken on the big folk band mantel, from …

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Eliza Carthy in Bury

Pioneer of contemporary folk music, Eliza Carthy brings her Wayward Band to Bury St Edmunds. If there is one musician who embodies the dynamism and vitality of the current English folk revival, it’s Eliza Carthy. Beloved of staunch traditionalists and iconoclasts alike, Eliza’s music effortlessly crosses boundaries of genre and style. Whether performing a centuries-old …

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FolkEast 2016

East Anglia’s fast-rising “new kid on the block” festival, FolkEast is back for a fifth year this August, proving why it is nothing like other music festivals. The three day festival will return to the glorious 300-acre Suffolk estate of 16th century Glemham Hall, the home of Major Philip Hope-Cobbold, between August 19-21. And it …

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