The Wimbourne Folk festival is nearly here...It's on the weekend of June 12th,13th,14th... It was one of my dreams for this year to get my name listed on a poster or event ...so here is the link to my very own page for the Wimbourne Folk festival 2015....Woop Woop! http://www.wimbornefolk.co.uk/line-up/music/jim-chorley/ It's a lovely festival and I hope to see you there :)
Here's the first song from the fantastic Steve Pledger who recently opened the Spring/Summer 2015 season of 'Folk on the Stairs'...Its an online series of original artist s that my wife and I film on our humble stairs in Hampshire. You Tube https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC20YlNeD3zugCYfYiL12q4Q Facebook https://www.facebook.com/Folkonthestairs?ref=hl Please enjoy the life affirming 'The Parable of Intent' and check back for more from Steve coming over the next few days...
I've always loved The Clash book 'Before and After' by Pennie Smith... I first saw it when I was 14 and I was instantly in awe of the photos of The Clash on tour in America...all taken in gloriously Romantic Rock and Roll Monochrome...It was the stuff that my Poet Punk Vagabond Rebel Soul was looking for and I would literally spend hours letting the images seep into my mind and imagination... Joe Strummer famously said 'To have output you must have input' and 'Before and Aft
If you are in the beautiful city of Salisbury today then I am playing the even more beautiful Salisbury Arts Centre... I'm playing their 'live Lunch' session at 12-2pm... I am Free...well to listen to me play is free ;)... Here's the link to the event...http://www.salisburyartscentre.co.uk/whats-on/Event.aspx?EventID=1327 So if you love live original Acoustic/Folk music...Beautiful suroundings...Great soup and cake then you know the place to be...See you under the stained gla