Folk & Contemporary music

Across 2024, we welcome returning artists including Lindisfarne, as well as new performances from Budapest Cafe Orchestra, The Spooky Men’s Chorale and more.

Explore the programme and book tickets below.


  1. The Stoller Hall

    Vieux Farka Touré

    Wed 22 May 2024, 7:30pm

    Presented by Earth Cruises & Ear Trumpet. Tickets on sale from 4pm Wednesday 6 March. Featuring support from Saied Silbak....

  2. The Stoller Hall

    Karine Polwart & Dave Milligan

    Wed 19 June 2024, 7:30pm

    Seven-time winner at the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards, including 2018 Folk Singer of The Year, Karine Polwart’s latest project...

  3. The Stoller Hall

    Bol Kaffara Qawwali Night with Shahbaz Fayyaz Qawwal

    Sun 23 June 2024, 7:30pm

    Bol Kaffara Qawwali night with Shahbaz Fayyaz Qawwal returns, featuring Mera Dil ye Pukare Aaja. Brought to you by Sohail...

  4. The Stoller Hall

    Spooky Men’s Chorale

    Wed 10 July 2024, 7:30pm

    The Spooky Men’s Chorale is a vast, rumbling, steam powered and black clad vocal behemoth, seemingly accidentally capable of rendering...

  5. The Stoller Hall

    Burbage Works – A Musical Journey

    Sat 14 September 2024, 7pm

    This unique brass band performance, combining live music and narrated audio-visual storytelling, documents the history of brass bands through the...

  6. Carole Nash Hall

    Stevens & Pound – Ascending Tour

    Sat 21 September 2024, 8pm

    BBC Radio 3’s award-winning Delia Stevens and three-time BBC Radio 2 Folk Musician of the Year nominee Will Pound, deliver...

  7. The Stoller Hall


    Sat 28 September 2024, 7:30pm

    Tickets on sale Friday 12 April 2024, 10am. At only 20 years of age, Ásgeir released the fastest selling debut album...

  8. Carole Nash Hall

    The Canny Band

    Sun 29 September 2024, 7:30pm

    Returning to The Stoller Hall for 2024, The Canny Band are Sam Mabbett, Michael Biggins (BBC Young Traditional Musician of...

  9. The Stoller Hall

    Jesse Cook

    Sun 29 September 2024, 7:30pm

    Tickets on sale 10am Friday 10 May. Canadian nuevo-flamenco guitarist Jesse Cook and his band have announced multiple UK shows for...

  10. Carole Nash Hall

    Budapest Café Orchestra

    Fri 4 October 2024, 7:30pm

    In 2009 Christian Garrick established the refreshingly unconventional and snappily attired Budapest Café Orchestra.  The intention to present a broad...

  11. The Stoller Hall

    Nessi Gomes

    Fri 15 November 2024, 7:30pm

    Tickets on sale Friday 26 April, 10am. With 70 million combined streams and the award for Best Unsigned Female Artist...

  12. The Stoller Hall


    Fri 13 December 2024, 7:30pm

    Legendary 70’s Tyneside folk-rock pioneers Lindisfarne present a classic five-piece line-up of long-time members fronted by founder-member Rod Clements on...

  13. The Stoller Hall

    GLOAMING by Scala & Kolacny Brothers

    Thu 20 March 2025, 7:30pm

    In recent years, recordings of Scala have been used repeatedly in various Hollywood productions.   Their unique sound always reinforces...

  14. The Stoller Hall

    The George Harrison Project

    Sat 5 April 2025, 7:30pm

    Enjoy the UK's leading live music tribute to George Harrison, performing his best-loved hits from The Beatles, his solo career,...