LIVE DATES

2020 Gigs


 
9th Febuary 2020
Duo gig Back o'th Bush (Ben Farmer and Richard Moss)
North Euston Hotel Fleetwood

The Esplanade, Fleetwood FY7 6BN

2pm-5pm

Free

21st Febuary 2020

Solo gig

Wakefield Rhubarb festival

Bullring Wakefield

https://www.experiencewakefield.co.uk/events/rhubarbfestival.aspx


 

13th March 2020

St Patrick's Night Concert with Drop The Floor

The Assembly Rooms SMSJ Catholic Centre

Loweergate Clitheroe BB7 1AG

www.dropthefloor.co.uk


 
14th March 2020

St Patrick's Event With Ben Farmer (Back o'th Bush)

Darwen Bowling club


 
20th March 2020
Waddow Residential Guitar Workshop 20th -  22nd March 2020

Teaching the Advanced guitar class at the FOLKUS Residential Weekend of Music Making

March 2020 - 20th/21st/22nd

https://www.folkus.co.uk

Waddow Hall, Clitheroe, Lancs BB7 3LD

Information. 01253 872317
Email alanbell@folkus.co.uk


 
10-12th April 2020
Teaching guitar workshops at Folk Music at the Park
Park Hotel Dunoon
Glenmorag Ave, The West Bay, PA237 Dunoon


 

A weekend of Music making with guitar and ukulele workshops during the day or just do your own thing and concerts in the evening. 3 nights full board for just £199. A fabulous Hotel with friendly staff, nothing is too much trouble.
Do as much or as little as you want.
Friendly atmosphere, great food. Why not come and join us, it is great value for money and you won't regret it.
You can also come along just for the workshops or concerts for a small cost. (A days workshop is £15 and concerts £8)
Well behaved dogs are also welcome.
You can contact Anne on 07780781073 or email aanddjones@sky.com if you would like more details.


 
24th-27th April 2020
Ireland Tour with Drop the Floor

 
9th May 2020

Holmfirth Folk Festival Ceilidh

Performing with Roisin Ban

www.holmfirthfestivaloffolk.co.uk/


 


 

15th August 2020

Saltburn Folk Festival Ceilidh

Performing with Roisin Ban

www.saltburnfolkfestival.com


22-28th August 2020

Whitby Folk Week

www.whitbyfolk.co.uk

2019 Gigs

 
11th August
Duo gig Back o'th Bush (Ben Farmer and Richard Moss)
North Euston Hotel Fleetwood
The Esplanade, Fleetwood FY7 6BN
2pm-5pm
Free
 
 
13th August 2019
James McKie and the New Inn All Stars
James McKie, Richard Moss, Dan Burke, Jordan Ferguson and Steve Burke
Number 39 Brewery Tap Darwen
39 Bridge Street, Darwen BB3 2AA
from 8.30pm
 
21st August 2019
Whity Folk Week
Whitby Hoolie w/Roisin Ban
https://www.whitbyfolk.co.uk/
 
1st September 2019
Fleetwood folk and Blues Festival
solo performance and guitar workshop
www.fleetwoodfolkandblues.com
 
7th/8th September 2019
Settle Folk Gathering
Performing with Drop the Floor
Teaching DADGAD guitar workshop (Sat 7th)
http://www.settlefolk.co.uk/
 
 
27th September 2019
Performing with Drop the Floor Supporting Dervish
18 York St,
Clitheroe BB7 2DL
https://www.thegrandvenue.co.uk/events/dervish-drop-floor/
29th September 2019
Duo gig Back o'th Bush (Ben Farmer and Richard Moss)
SUPPORTING the Rheinegan Sisters
MORE MUSIC MORCAMBE
https://moremusic.org.uk/
​11th October 2019
Duo gig Back o'th Bush (Ben Farmer and Richard Moss)
Lancaster Music Festival
https://www.lancastermusicfestival.com/

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PREVIOUS GIGS

2019 dates

3rd Feb 2019
Solo gig Whole Note Acoustic Club
Drummers Arms Blackburn
65 King William Street Blackburn BB1 7DT
Free
https://www.facebook.com/groups/398321441334/
 
 
8th-10th Feb 2019
Teaching Advanced guitar class at Folkus Residential music making weekend
Waddow Hall near Clitheroe Lancashire
https://www.folkus.co.uk/waddow-2019
 
 
8th March 2019
Performing with Union Street Band
Union Street Birthday Ceilidh
Mellor Brook Village Hall
Tickets £10
http://www.fiddlemusic.co.uk/union-street-band.htm
 
9th March 2019
Teaching guitar workshop Chester
All Saints Church Centre,
Vicarage Road,
Chester CH2 3HZ.
Registration 10am. Workshops 10.30am - 4pm.

 
Tutors: Ben Farmer - ukulele,
Richard Moss-Guitar,
Claire Smith (Fluff) fiddle.
Info 01253 872317
Email alanbell@folkus.co.uk
https://www.folkus.co.uk/single-post/2019/03/01/Chester-Workshops
 
12th March
Solo Perfomance/Talk Langho WI
March 15, 2019 
Performing with Back of the Bush
St John Stone's Parish Centre,
7 Sandbrook Rd,
Southport
PR8 3RN
Saturday 16th March
Performing with Drop the Floor
St. Patrick’s Day Concert – The Old School Rooms, Clitheroe
Tickets available from The Old School Rooms and Lightworks Stained Glass
Tel: 01200 429500 | email: dropthefloor@hotmail.co.uk

 
March 17, 2019  
Perforing with Back of the Bush
2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
The Greenlands Working Mens Club,
4 Chatburn Rd, Preston, Lancashire,
PR2 6BJ
9th April 2019
Performing With Drop the Floor
Bromley Cross Folk Club
The Barlow
Bolton Rd
Edgworth
BL7 0AP
 
http://www.bromleycrossfolkclub.org.uk/index.htm
 
4th May 2019
Solo Gig at Lytham St Annes Folk Club
Pavilion Cafe,
Ashton Gardens,
FY8 2AE
Tickets available now by emailing lsafolkclub@hotmail.com 
11th May 2019
Performing with Drop the Floor
Big Whistle Festival
The Met
Market St,
Bury BL9 0BW
https://themet.org.uk/
 
 
6th July 2019
Performing with Union Street Band
Cleckheaton Folk Festival
Cleckheaton Town Hall, BD19 3RH
http://cleckheatonfolkfestival.org/
2018 DATES
3 February 18th 2018
The Snowmoon Festival with Drop The Floor

the Grand Clitheroe http://www.thegrandvenue.co.uk/event/snowmoon-festival

26th January 2018
Burns' Night Ceilidh with Union Street Ceilidh Band

Woodford Community Centre Cheshire 0161 439 1651 for tickets

 
10th February 2018 Burns' Ceilidh with Union Street Ceilidh Band

Samlesbury War Memorial Hall Call Clare 01254 814926 (evenings) or Jennifer 07966 182544 for tickets

 
10th March 2018
Union Street Ceilidh Band 10th Birthday Party Mellor Brook Community Centre call 07745 493135 for tickets
 
30th March – 2nd April 2018
Teaching guitar at Music at The Park In Dunoon, Argyll & Bute.

An Easter Weekend of Music

Saturday concert with Pernille & Stephen Quigg Sunday concert with Jez Lowe For more information please call Anne or Dave on 07780781073 or email aanddjones@sky.com

 
9th June 2018
Copull Folk Festival with Drop The Floor

Allison Arms Coppull

10th June 2018
Great North Swim with Ben Farmer

Brockhole Lake Windemere

https://www.greatrun.org/great-swim/great-north-swim

1st July 2018
Solo Gig at Drummers Arms Blackburn (afternoon)

65 King William Street, BB1 7 Blackburn

https://www.facebook.com/events/226940851389711/

1st Sept 2018
Settle Folk Gathering With Drop The Floor

Settle Victoria Hall

http://www.settlefolk.co.uk/

 
29th January 2017
Performing with Drop The Floor

Tap and Barrel Pontefract

http://dropthefloor.co.uk/

 
15th January 2017
Teaching guitar at workshop at Folkus Garstang music workshop day

http://www.folkus.co.uk/

 
10th-12th Feb 2017
Teaching at Folkus Waddow Hall Residential music weekend

Waddow Hall Near Clitheroe

http://www.folkus.co.uk/

 

25th Feb 2017
Dyson Moss

at the Ship Sheffeild

 

4th March 2017
Performing with Drop The Floor

Hey Clitheroe at the Grand Clitheroe

http://www.thegrandvenue.co.uk/event/hey-clitheroe-jeramiah-ferrari-ragamuffins-drop-floor-djs

 
15th March 2017
Solo gig

The Willows Folk Club Kirkham

http://thewillowsfolkclub.co.uk/The_Willows_Folk_Club/The_Willows.html

 
17th March 2017

Performing With Drop the Floor

St. Michael & St. John's Parish Centre Clitheroe

http://dropthefloor.co.uk/

 
5th 6th May 2017
Performing with Drop the Floor
Big Whistle Festival Bury Met

http://themet.biz/bigwhistle/

11th May 2017
Performing with Drop the Floor
Gregson Lane Folk Club near Houhgton

http://www.gregsonlane.co.uk/

16th May
Solo Gig
Longridge Folk Club

British Legion
Townley Road, Longridge, Nr. Preston PR3 3EA

Ron Flanagan - 01772 785179

 
18th May
Solo Gig
Fleetwood Folk Club

The Steamer Feetwood

https://www.facebook.com/fleetwoodfolkclub/?hc_ref=SEARCH

 
 
3th June 2017
Performing with Drop the Floor
Coppull Folk Festival

http://coppullfolk.co.uk/

 
 
9th July 2017
Solo Performance at Lancashire Society Event

The Whitaker, Haslingden Rd, Rawtenstall,

http://www.thewhitaker.org/

27th August 2017
Solo Performance at Lancashire Society Event

Solo Performance at Lancashire Society Event Botany Bay Canal Festival stage time 11.30 – 12.00

1st-3rd September 2017
Fleetwood Folk and Blues Festival

various venues across Fleetwood

https://www.fleetwoodfolkandblues.com/

**CANCELLED**6th October 2017
Staveley Roundhouse Theatre nr Kendal
**CANCELLED**

Tickets contact jimcooper1970@gmail.com

14th October 2017
Edgeworth Folk Festival SoloPerformance/Guitar Workshop

The Barlow Edgeworth

http://www.bromleycrossfolkclub.org.uk/page2.htm

2nd Nov 2017
Solo Gig Opening for Daoiri Farrell
The Grand Clitheroe
http://www.thegrandvenue.co.uk/event/daoir%C3%AD-farrell-richard-moss

4th Nov 2017
Performing with Drop the Floor
St Annes Folk Club

https://twitter.com/lsafolkclub?lang=en

Friday 11th March
Settle Folk Festival Fundraider

Settle Victoria Hall

Performing with : Mike Harding's William Small Small Orchestra

www.settlevictoriahall.org.uk/prog/2016/mar_moonbeams.html


 
Saturday 11th March
Liverpool Contra Dance Club

Performing with : Union Street Band with Caller Rhodri Davies Childwall Valley Methodist Church Hall

 

 

Friday 18th March 2016
Mellor Brook Village Hall

Performing with : Drop the Floor

http://mellorbrook.org/event/ceilidh/?instance_id=5481

 

 

 
Wednesday 23rd March
w/Drop The Floor at The Willows Folk Club Kirkham

http://thewillowsfolkclub.co.uk/The_Willows_Folk_Club/Appearing_next.html

 

 

Thuesday 31st March
Drop the Floor at The Grand Clitheroe
opening for Breabach

http://www.thegrandvenue.co.uk/event/breabach

 

 

 

Monday 30th May
Drop the Floor at Darwen Live Festival
Darwen Library Theatre 3.50pm

http://darwenlibrarytheatre.com/whats-on/darwen-live/

 

 

Thursday, April 21st
Blackburn Museum
Solo Gig
Supporting Michael Chapman and Bj Cole at

http://www.cloudspotting-festival.co.uk/?p=761

 
Sunday June 12th Small Corner of the World Festival
Winmarleigh Village Hall Near Preston

https://smallcornerfestival.org/

Friday 15th July
Drop the Floor
Folk At The Barlow Bromley Cross Folk Club

http://www.bromleycrossfolkclub.org.uk/index.htm

Friday 30th September 
Annual Goosnargh Harvest Barn Dance
With Union Street Band
Goosnargh Village Hall

Saturday 1st October 2016

Lytham St. Annes Folk Club

With Drop Te Floor

https://twitter.com/lsafolkclub

© 2019 by Richard Moss