It’s all about the hats!

It's all about the hats! Our 21st Folk at the Froize event has been and gone! Can you believe it?! I still remember our very first event with ‘The Fev’s’ (as Hazel Pettifor affectionately calls them - ‘Black Feathers’ for the rest of us)....

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Wellies full of sunshine

Wellies Full of Sunshine   Have you ever seen a group of excitable puppies and thought they were just the cutest ... wanted to gather them up in your arms and take them home with you forever? Well, you'll know what I mean if you came to the Froize last...

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How many Jo(h)ns can you fit in a room?

How many Jo(h)ns can you fit in a room? Several weeks have passed now since Ninebarrow graced the stage of Folk at the Froize so I apologise for the tardiness of this blog.   Life get hectic, don’t it. Also, this could get confusing because I am going to be...

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Cor blimey … take me back to the 18th century anytime WOR

Cor blimey ... you can take me back to the 18th century anytime WOR I think the best way to describe WOR would be WOW! What a great group of lads and what a talented bunch of musicians. I feel very lucky to have been able to witness their performance last month at the...

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The hipster beard is out … Moore Moss and Rutter are in

The hipster beard is out ... but Moore Moss and Rutter are in! So our first Folk at the Froize of 2017 has been and gone already, and what a lovely bunch of boys (and girl) we had to entertain us on the 15th January, Moore Moss and Rutter, are three lads from across...

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New Years Eve in Froizeland

New Years Eve in Froizeland First of all, I’d like to wish you all a very happy, healthy and prosperous 2017 … and my, my … didn’t it start with a bang 🙂 When David and Louise first suggested a ceilidh (still total guess work on how to actually spell it) for NYE,...

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Luscious Locks and Dynamic Danes

Luscious Locks and Dynamic Danes We all sat down after Novembers event with grins from ear to ear. I think the entire audience left with a smile on their face. How could they not?! Andreas and Rune made such an amusing duo … witty stories and throw away comments that...

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Don’t get a therapist … get a bodhran

"Don't get a therapist ... get a bodhran" One year ago in October we had our very first Folk at the Froize featuring the wonderful Black Feathers. We can't believe how quickly our first year has gone. It has been such a fantastic success and we'd like to take the...

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Princess Leia and a gremlin

Princess Leia and a Gremlin Getting my blog in just in the nick of time before this coming Sundays Folk at the Froize (wipes brow ... phew!) ... and ... No, I'm not being rude with my chosen title ... just read on and all will become clear ... 🙂 I have to say, it...

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East Meets East at Folk at the Froize 10

East Meets East at Folk at the Froize 10 It's been such a long time since I last wrote a blog, I've almost forgotten how to do it ... but I'll tell you one thing I won't ever forget ... Sunday the 24th July 2016! My goodness ... what a wonderful evening! What talented...

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“Thank you very much”

I know ... this may come as a shock to many of you (especially David) that I've actually got organised (for once) and completed my blog post within two days of the event! (I've stunned myself... i truly have). So ... It was another wonderfully relaxed Folk at the...

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What an award winning evening

What an award winning evening! With only three days until our next event, it's time I shared another little note ... Hard to believe that just over a month ago, the Sam Kelly Trio were playing for our humble little gathering at Folk at the Froize ... and then a few...

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Russell and Algar … what lovely chaps they are!

Russell & Algar ... What lovely chaps they are! With our next event on the horizon (this coming Sunday), I thought I'd just take a few moments to reflect on last months spectacular evening with Greg Russell and Ciaran Algar. A thoroughly entertaining duo from 'Up...

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Sam and the family band

Sam and the family band ... (I'm still smiling) It's almost come around to our next Folk at the Froize, but I thought I'd better not let the opportunity slip through my fingers to have a good gush about last months event featuring the fantastically folky Mr Sam Carter...

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Still Reeling!

Still reeling ... Wow! Still reeling from a fantastic night of jigs and reels at folk at the Froize. I think that it was my favourite yet! ( And we've had some crackers! ) I know that you might say I'm biased because I'm a banjo fanatic and all that, but seriously, I...

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Sweet, festive … somewhat distant memories

Sweet, festive ... somewhat distant memories Hard to believe it's been almost a month since our Festive Folk at the Froize!!! Where has the time gone?! The festive period passed by in a flash, as it always does, and now we are back to reality ( when we start to assess...

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World Class Acts lined up for you at Folk at the Froize

World Class Acts lined up for you at Folk at the Froize Starting off the year with a bang we've got Dan Walsh appearing on the 24th January who is touted as one of the finest banjo players in the UK as well as being a superb singer, songwriter and guitarist. He now...

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Magical Musical Moments

Magical musical moments Hello folks ... sorry this post has been such a long time coming ... but here's a little reminder of the wonderful Folk at the Froize we experienced in November ... I have to admit ... I had a 'moment' that Sunday evening ... the tears started...

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What a fantastic first event!

What a fantastic first event Gorgeous vocal harmonies and finger picking skills ... what a treat! Well, I don't know about you, but I think that for an event still wearing the stabilisers, Folk at the Froize kicked off to a ruddy great start this past Sunday! Robert...

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