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skyhook - at the stringsmith's forge

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Our forthcoming gigs are listed here

25/11/2015 The Greystones Sheffield

13/06/2015 Gower Folk festival

21/03/2015 Faldingworth Live Faldingworth, Lincs

18/03/2015 Warthogs on Wednesdays Lowdham, Notts

06/03/2015 Brewtown Folk Club Burton upon Trent

15/02/2015 Halfpenny Folk Club Oldwalls, Gower

14/02/2015 CelticFolk concerts Ferndown, Dorset

12/02/2015 The Greystones Sheffield

30/01/15 Charity concert (Parkinsons UK, Alzheimers Society) Crookes Social Club, Sheffield S10

18/07/14 The Ram club (BBC Radio 2 Folk club of the year 2007) Thames Ditton, Surrey

29/06/2014 "At the stringsmith's forge" launch concert & session Crookes Social Club, Sheffield

20/06/2014 Teignmouth folk festival South Devon

15/06/2014 support for Le Vent du Nord Victoria Hall, Saltaire, West Yorks

17/05/2014 Folk 21 showcase Faldingworth Memorial Hall, Lincolnshire

16/05/2014 Northwich folk club Northwich, Cheshire

09/12/2013 Folk at the Prospect Runcorn, Cheshire

07/12/2013 Youlgrave folk club Bulls Head hotel, Youlgrave, Derbys

14/11/2013 The Greystones Sheffield

24/10/2013 The Barn at Baston near Peterborough, PE6 9PA

26/05/2013 Chippenham Folk festival Wiltshire

10/05/2013 Edale Folk festival Derbyshire

09/03/2013 Youlgrave folk club Bulls Head hotel, Youlgrave, Derbys

20/05/2012 The Bothy folk club Southport, Merseyside

19/05/2012 Worrall Folk and Ale festival Sheffield

06/05/2012 Wath Festival Montgomery Hall, Wath-Upon-Dearne, South Yorks

30/04/2012 Mansfield folk club Black Bull, Mansfield, Notts

04/04/2012 The Lamb folk club Eastbourne BN21

03/04/2012 Hoy at Anchor folk club Leigh on Sea, Essex

02/04/2012 Folk on Monday The Green Note café bar, Camden Town, London NW1

01/04/2012 Horsham folk club Horsham, West Sussex

30/03/2012 Beehive folk club Harthill, South Yorkshire

15/02/2012 White Horse folk club Highworth, nr Swindon

13/02/2012 Devizes folk club The Lamb, Devizes, Wiltshire

12/02/2012 Readifolk club Reading, Berkshire

24/11/2011 The Greystones Sheffield

17/06/2011 Folk at the Prospect Runcorn, Cheshire

16/07/2011 Irish night festival Lauffen am Neckar, nr Stuttgart, Germany

17/06/2011 The Rock at Maltby

15/04/11 Cambridge folk club The Golden Hind, Cambridge CB4

14/04/11 Redbourn folk club near St Albans, Herts

13/04/11 Dorking folk club, Surrey

8/04/11 The Ram club (BBC Radio 2 Folk club of the year 2007) Thames Ditton, Surrey

3/04/11 House concert York

25/01/2011 The Folk Train

19/01/11 'Blind Fiddlers of Sheffield' Fundraiser for city centre blue plaque, Sheffield.
Other acts included Gina Le Faux with James Reynard & Louie Faux, James Fagan & Nancy Kerr, Richard & Jess Arrowsmith, The Melrose Quartet.

10/12/10 Christmas concert with Achill Sound Kulturwerkstatt Paderborn, Westphalia, Germany

4/11/10 The Boardwalk , Sheffield

27/10/10 Edinburgh Folk Club Pleasance Cabaret Bar

26/10/10 Quarter Acoustic Music Club Hamilton

25/10/10 Glenfarg Folk Club Perth

21/10/10 The Star Folk Club St. Andrews in the Square, Glasgow

20/10/10 Irvine Folk Club Ayrshire

30/07/10 showcase performance, Club Tent, Cambridge Folk Festival

2 & 3/07/10 Ashover Folk and Roots festival Derbyshire

24/06/10 The Barn at Baston near Peterborough, PE6 9PA

29/04/10 Black Swan Folk Club York

9/04/10 Brewtown Folk Club Burton upon Trent

13/02/10 Lau / skyhook The Boardwalk, Sheffield

16/12/09 Sheffield Folk Chorale's, SpiteWinter Concert, Sheffield Cathedral

13/11/09 Chesterfield Folk Club, Derbys

8/11/09 Grimsby Folk Club, N.E Lincs

4/10/09 The Bothy Folk Club, Southport

2 & 3/10/09 The Lantern Theatre supported by The Fates

12&13/09/09 Bromyard Folk Festival

24/07/2009 The Rock at Maltby

12/07/2009 Spratton Folk Festival , Northamptonshire

16/05/2009 Brigg Fiddle Festival, Lincolnshire

9/05/2009 Holmfirth Festival of Folk

17/04/2009 The Ram Club (BBC Radio 2 Folk club of the year 2007) Thames Ditton, Surrey

15/04/2009 Dorking Folk Club Surrey

14/04/2009 The Hoy at Anchor Folk Club Leigh on Sea, Essex

7/3/2009 Queensbury Music Festival West Yorks

6/3/2009 Northwich Folk Club Cheshire

20/2/2009 Stonehaven Folk Club Aberdeenshire

20/2/2009 Mill o' forest Primary school, Stonehaven, Aberdeenshire

19/2/2009 The Star Folk Club St. Andrews in the Square, Glasgow

18/2/2009 Edinburgh Folk Club supporting Mike Whellans. See photos of this gig here

17/2/2009 Chapelton Acoustic Music Club Quarter

15/2/2009 The Wee Folk Club Edinburgh EH1 1LT

14/2/2009 Penicuik Arts Centre Midlothian EH26 9DL

3/12/2008 Warthog on Wednesdays Lowdham, Notts

13/11/2008 Highcliffe Hotel Sheffield supported by The Fates

2/11/2008 Sheffield Folk Festival 2008

12/08/2008 The Brown Cow Folk Club Notts

10-11/08/2008 Broadstairs Folk Festival

11/07/2008 The Rock at Maltby

27/06/2008 The Acoustic Kitchen Norfolk

14/06/2008 Gower Folk Festival

3/06/2008 SaltaireLive supporting Solas

30/5/2008 Hessle Town Hall, Hessle, near Hull supporting Solas

7-8/03/2008 Cwlwm Celtaidd - Celtic Festival of Wales

26/02/2008 The Folk Train

8/11/2007 Highcliffe Hotel Sheffield supported by The Fates

16/08/2007 The Lantern Theatre Sheffield Flood Benefit Concert

21/07/2007 'The Boomerang Returns' Newage Social Club, Stamford

9-10/06/2007 Wimborne Folk Festival Dorset

25/05/2007 Off the Tracks Festival

17-18/05/2007 Wheaton Aston Festival Staffordshire

10/05/2007 The Leeds Irish Centre supporting Michael McGoldrick, John McCusker & John Doyle

5/05/2007 Wath Folk Festival

4/05/2007 BBC Radio Sheffield

13/04/2007The Rock at Maltby

12/04/2007 Library Theatre, Sheffield supporting Julie Fowlis

30/03/2007 Brew town Folk Club Burton-on-Trent

2/02/2007 Celtic Connections Festival , Glasgow

19/01/2007 Full Circle Folk club, Cutthorpe

1/12/2006 Letwell Christmas concert, near Sheffield

11/11/2006 Private function, Sheffield

28/10/2006 Sheffield Folk Festival 2006

1/09/2006 Private function, Derbyshire

29/08/2006 The Folk Train

29/06/2006 Circle Arts (formerly the Regal), Worksop supporting Shooglenifty

17/06/2006 Rivelin Folk festival, Sheffield

20/05/2006 Private function, Derby

21/04/2006 The Rockingham Arms Wentworth - read the review

3/02/2006 The Rockingham Arms supporting Johnny and the Prison Didn't Help Boys

22/01/2006 Circle Arts (formerly the Regal), Worksop supporting Last Night's Fun

9-10/12/2005 Christmas concerts in Paderborn and Gutersloh, Germany with Irish band Achill Sound

3/12/2005 Kelham Island Christmas Market

2/12/2005 Full Circle Folk club, Barlow

11/11/2005 Circle Arts (formerly the Regal), Worksop supporting Cherish the Ladies

30/10/2005 Sheffield Folk Festival 2005 - read the reviews