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By Duncan Welch (29 Apr 16)
Tags: Folkfest, London

Header image for THE LONDON FOLKFEST 2016
The London FolkFest, One Of The UK's Most Boutique Live Music Festivals, Returns To Balham For It's 6th Year

Based At The Bedford, 77 Bedford Hill, Balham, SW12 9HD From June 2nd to June 5th, The London FolkFest Features The Best In Emerging Acoustic, Folk, Singer/Songwriter and Roots Music.


Since Launching In 2011, The London FolkFest has brought over 500 different performers and acts to Balham by creating an indoor festival space with 3 stages spread over 4 nights inside the critically acclaimed Bedford. For June 2016, BBC 2 Folk Award artist Blair Dunlop joins the lineup along with Hunter and The Bear, Luke Concannon (from Nizlopi), Ellie Makes Music and dozens more.

The event also has a fringe element that grows each year with shows in local venues like Lavish Habit and many other locations around the Balham area.

Tony Moore, Festival director says “Over the years we have been proud to play a part in the careers of artists like Ed Sheeran, Jamie Lawson, KT Tunstall, James Morrison, James Bay and so many others. The London FolkFest gives us an opportunity to introduce more amazing new music to our audiences in a fantastic environment over one great weekend"

The Bedford is a multi award winning pub and venue in South West London, that not only has a very active music programme but also hosts London's longest running comedy club in one continous venue, The Banana Cabaret.

Tony Moore is a musician, songwriter and promoter and has worked with The Bedford for 14 years as Musical Director. He previously played keyboards in Iron Maiden and Cutting Crew (I Just Died In Your Arms Tonight) and currently has his own show on Soho Radio every Saturday morning.

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For More Information contact:

Tony Moore

+44 7970154979

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