Croydon Folk Club

Event review: Flossie Malavialle, Croydon Folk Club, Ruskin House, 4th June

Posted on June 22nd, by Anne Giles in Culture. No Comments

Much to enjoy at an evening of folk, blues and self-penned classics by French-born Flossie Malavialle

My husband Steve and I went along to the Croydon Folk Club on 4th June to see Flossie Malavialle, a French-born singer who has been based in the north-east of England since 2002. Several years on, she has become an accomplished performer, playing at folk clubs and festivals all over the … Read More »

Event review: Liz Simcock plays the Croydon Folk Club, Monday 29th February

Posted on March 24th, by Anne Giles in Culture. No Comments

Anne Giles goes bouzouki

My husband Steve and I went to the Croydon Folk Club on Monday 29th February to see singer/songwriter Liz Simcock. We had seen her before as part of a duo with Clive Gregson, another singer/songwriter who had done a solo gig at Croydon and who I had also reviewed for the Croydon Citizen.

In 1999 Liz featured on the Playpen Album … Read More »

Event review: Coope, Boyes and Simpson at Croydon Folk Club, Monday 16th October

Posted on November 5th, by Anne Giles in Culture. 1 Comment

Anne Giles is touched by a moving and sometimes humorous tribute to the desperate courage shown in wartime

Croydon Folk Club meets every Monday evening at Ruskin House on Coombe Road. Tickets cost £12 for non-members, but other Croydon Folk Club events often cost less.My husband Steve and I went along recently to see Coope, Boyes and Simpson perform.

This acapella trio comprises Barry … Read More »