The Thursday Chronicles

 

All bands evolve. Here (in reverse order) is how we got from there to here...

 

2019

 

Line-up: Lucinda Fudge (voice, viola, fiddle), Mark Gamon (voice/gtr), 
Matt Kelly (voice, fiddle, viola, mandolin), Nick Blishen (gtr)

Nov 10th: FaB Club, Grays.

25th Oct: Cambridge Folk Club.

22nd Sept: Royston Musicfest.

14th Sept: New Routes at Cambridge Junction 3.

25th Aug: Royston Folk Club Summer Shindig.

4th July: Folk from the Fens, Haddenham Arts Centre.

29th June: Bury Folk Festival.

20th June: Relevant Records, Cambridge. Matt's birthday party!

9th May: Loughton Folk Club.

5th May: Bishop's Stortford Music Festival (Bish Bash). 

6th Apr: The Wanstead Tap - support for the launch of Black Scarr's album 'Drunken Generation'.

6th Mar: Bury Folk Collective.

2018

 

Line-up: Lucinda Fudge (voice, viola, fiddle), Mark Gamon (voice/gtr), 
Matt Kelly (voice, fiddle, viola, mandolin), Nick Blishen (gtr)

30th Nov: Royston Folk Club, supporting Brooks Williams.

16th Nov: Thetford Folk Club.

10th Nov: CB2, Cambridge - support for the launch of John Meed's album 'Never Enough'. 

21st Oct: Concert in St Peter's Church, Felsham, Suffolk.

23rd Sept: Royston MusicFest Gala Concert.

21st Sept: The Milkmaid Folk Club, Bury St Edmunds.

8th Sept: Woodfest, Hatfield Forest.

6th Sept: Wivenhoe Folk Club.

3rd Aug: Club Tent feature set, Cambridge Folk Festival.

8th July: Guitars and Strings for Royston Arts, Old Bull Inn, Royston.

29th June: Pre-festival showcase, Cambridge Folk Club.

3rd June: Jane Clayton's Folk Show, West Norfolk Radio.

26th May: Bude Folk Festival.

24th Mar: Bury Folk All-Dayer, Bury St Edmunds.

17th Mar: Cambridge Folk Club.

16th Mar: Redbourn Folk Club (Mark, Matt, and Nick).

7th Mar: The NAF Club, Silsoe.

19th Jan: Cambridge Americana at the Portland Arms, Cambridge.

 

2017

 

Line-up: Lucinda Fudge (voice, viola, fiddle), Mark Gamon (voice/gtr), 
Matt Kelly (voice, fiddle, viola, mandolin), Nick Blishen (gtr)

 

23rd Nov: Bishops Stortford Acoustic Club (Mark, Matt, and Nick).

11th Nov: Support at the Red Express Reunion, Fairycroft House, Saffron Walden.

3rd Nov: Cambridge America second series inaugural, CB2 Cafe, Cambridge.
27th Oct: Royston Folk Club Triple Header.

30th Sept: Concert in St George's Church, Anstey, Herts.

24th Sept: Two sets at Royston MusicFest 2017.

2nd Sept: Wimpole Hall Great Barn, Cambs (Mark, Matt, and Nick).

27th Aug: Cornwall Folk Festival, Wadebridge.

1st July: Bury Folk Festival, Bury St Edmunds.

3rd June: Bishops Stortford Football Club. Fundraiser for Herts Ravens Basketball Team.

20th May: Cambridge University Botanical Gardens Festival of Plants.

11th May: Great Bardfield Folk Club.

30th Mar: Bury Wired Folk (Mark, Matt and Nick).

11th March: Cambridge Acoustic Nights, CB2 restaurant/cafe.

17th Feb: The Milkmaid Folk Club, Bury St Edmunds.

20th Jan: Album launch night at Cambridge Folk Club.

2016

 

Line-up: Lucinda Fudge (voice, viola, fiddle), Mark Gamon (voice/gtr), 
Matt Kelly (voice, fiddle, viola, mandolin), Nick Blishen (gtr)

22nd Nov: The White Horse Folk Club, Hertford.

18th Nov: Cambridge Americana at the Portland Arms, Cambridge.

13th Nov: Cambridge Americana Preview Feature at West Norfolk Radio.

3rd Nov: The Plough, Shepreth.

8th Oct: We Shall Overcome concert raising money for the homeless, Golden Hind, Cambridge.

7th Oct: feature set at Tiller Flat Folk in the Golden Hinde, at Clink St on the South Bank, London.

25th Sept: Two sets at Royston MusicFest 2016.

20th Sept: Private performance at Cambridge University Botanic Gardens.

17th Sept: Newnham Croft Sports and Social Club (Mark, Matt and Nick).

11th Sept: Wimpole Hall Produce Fair.

27th August: Cornwall Folk Festival - Shanty Street, Fringe Stage, Bridge on Wool.

12th Aug: Royston Folk Club.

22nd July: Cambridge Americana at CB2 Restaurant Cafe.

16th July: Duxford Village Show, Cambridgeshire. From the back of a truck, no less.

8th July: The Running Well Acoustic Music Club, Wickford, Essex.

10th June: showcase, Cambridge Folk Club.

9th June: headline, Loughton Folk Club.

28th May: private concert (Mark, Matt and Nick).

8th May: Red Velvet Music Marathon at Golden Hind, Cambridge.

1st April: feature set at Tiller Flat Folk in the Golden Hinde, at Clink St on the South Bank, London.

10th Feb: feature set, The Hertford Club, Hertford. 

17th Jan: five-song slot at the Chequers Sessions, Barley (Mark, Matt and Nick).

 

 

2015

 

Line-up: Lucinda Fudge (voice, viola), Mark Gamon (voice/gtr), Matt Kelly (voice, fiddle, mandolin),

Nick Blishen temp. retired (DIY induced broken arm)

 

11th Dec: Cambridge Folk Club, supporting Brokedown Palace.

13th Nov: The Milkmaid Folk Club, Bury St Edmunds.

4th Nov: Baldock and Letchworth Folk Club.

25th Oct: Apple Day with Kelly and Woolley, Cambridge University Botanic Gardens.

24th Oct: Album launch with Kelly and Woolley, CB2 basement.

 

Line-up: Lucinda Fudge (voice, viola), Mark Gamon (voice/gtr), Matt Kelly (voice, fiddle, mandolin),

Nick Blishen (gtr)

 

25 Sept: Royston Folk Club, Triple Header concert with Floyd Hartwell Hines and

Martin Kaszak and Fara Afifi.

28 Aug: Royston Folk Club, supporting Josienne Clarke & Ben Walker.

13 Aug: Great Bardfield Folk Club, feature spot. 

4 July: Bury Folk Festival (Mark and Matt. Secret Weapon Gary Woolley on guitar).

31 May: Bury Folk Collective, acoustic night.

30 April:  The Plough, Shepreth. 

27 Mar: Newnham College Bar.

15 Mar: Red Velvet Music Marathon at Golden Hind, Cambridge.

19 Feb: The Nightingale, Hitchin (Mark, Matt and Nick).

14 Feb: Cambridge Acoustic Nights, CB2 basement, feature slot. 

25 Jan: unplugged at Bury Folk Collective.

8 Jan:  Loughton Folk Club, featured act (Secret Weapon Francine Loze on cello).

 

 

2014

 

Line-up: Mark Gamon (voice/gtr), Matt Kelly (voice, fiddle, mandolin, Nick Blishen, gtr)

 

22 Dec: first rehearsal with Lucinda Fudge.

21 Dec: open air charity event, Arbury.

14 Dec: Bury Folk Collective acoustic night.

14 Dec: Loughton folk club floor spot.

27 Nov: The Nightingale, Hitchin.

5 Nov: Baldock Folk club double header with Hannah Sanders.

 

Line-up: Lizzie J Taylor (voice, gtr), Mark Gamon (voice, gtr), Matt Kelly (voice, fiddle, mandolin),

Nick Blishen, gtr)

 

07 Sept: Woodfest, Hatfield Forest.

29 Aug: Royston Folk Club, supporting Colgarra (Mark, Matt, and Nick. Secret Weapon

Bella Chipperfield on harp).

28 Aug: The Nightingale, Hitchin.

08 Aug: Royston Folk Club, Showcase night.

09 July: Bury Folk Collective acoustic night.

04 June: The Boat House, Cambridge.

29 May: The Nightingale, Hitchin.

23 May: VicFest, the Victoria, Hitchin (Lizzie, Mark and Matt).

11 May: Bury Folk Collective, wired folk night.

01 May: The Nightingale, Hitchin.

23 March:  Red Velvet Music Marathon at Golden Hind, Cambridge.