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Jon Wilks At Cecil Sharp House, London

October 4 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm BST

£10 – £14
Series 2 Episode 7 The Old Songs Podcast Jon Wilks the Gloucestershire Wassail

Jon Wilks is an acclaimed fingerpicking guitarist, singer of traditional folk songs and broadside ballads from the English repertoire, and songwriter. His background as a journalist (a former editor of Time Out magazine and contributor to Dazed & Confused, The Guardian and other publications) means that he has a great eye/ear for a story, and this shows in his live shows – an amusing mix of folk song performance and storytelling.

He throws in weird and wonderful tidbits about the original singers and collectors that he has unearthed during his substantial writing and podcasting research on traditional folk music in the UK, and his performance is often described as both entertaining and informative.

To date, Jon has recorded four full-length folk albums and one EP. As well as gigging whenever he can, Jon is the founder/editor of the tradfolk.co website, presenter of The Old Songs Podcast.


October 4
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm BST
£10 – £14
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Cecil Sharp House
2 Regent's Park Rd
Camden, London NW1 7AY United Kingdom
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