Entries by blackdykemills


TONY MOORE IN CONCERT – Friday 20 October 2017

Award winning singer/songwriter and entertainer Tony Moore has had one of the most eclectic and diverse careers in music you could imagine. From being an early member of Iron Maiden, through playing keyboards with Cutting Crew (I Just Died In Your Arms Tonight) to helping in the early careers of artists like KT Tunstall, Ed […]


We have some really exciting music coming up at the Mill in the next few months. On Saturday 30th September, the great Plumhall – fresh from their appearance at the London Palladium no less – make a welcome return. Then, on Saturday 07 October we have the legendary Clive Gregson with Liz Simcock. They have […]

THE JAZZ DAWGS – Monday 25 September 2017

Led by the acclaimed guitarist Adrian Ingram The Jazz Dawgs make a welcome return to the mill. The Jazz Dawgs are Ian Wroe; Guitar, Pete Wraith; Guitar and vocals. They describe their music as “Melodic Jazz & Swing that won’t spook the horses.” Ed Lomax, writing about their appearance at the Ribble Valley Jazz Festival, […]

WENDY KIRKLAND QUARTET – Monday 18 September 2017

Wendy’s musical career began at age 8, when she started taking piano lessons. She won a scholarship to have all her lessons paid for by Derbyshire Music, and continued to take her ABRSM piano grades. Switching to jazz in her late teens, Wendy continued her playing career as a dance class pianist, accompanist to singers […]


Once in a while along comes the ‘complete vocalist, that rare and talented individual who can take any style and turn it effortlessly into their own. Nicki Allan is that vocalist – whether it be Jazz, Soul, Gospel or Blues, Nicki’s rich timbre and superb vocal range enable her to move the hearts of the […]

CRAFT FAIR – Saturday 2 September

Craft Fair featuring stalls from local artists and makers. Also an opportunity to join in and try your hand at fabric & yarn crafts, paper crafts and much more! All ages are welcome. Saturday 2nd September. 10am – 3pm. Free entry.

Bella Gaffney – 05 August 2017

Heaven Knows Album Launch Show A very special night coming up at the Black Dyke Mills Heritage Venue on Saturday 05 August when we welcome back the talented and engaging Bella Gaffney. We are delighted that Bella has chosen the mill to launch her new album, Heaven Knows. Support comes from Helen McCreary and Nick […]

PLUMHALL – Saturday 30 September

PLUMHALL are Michelle Plum and Nick B Hall, a feisty Yorkshire based duo with a rich catalogue of award winning self-penned songs. Michelle Plum is a former member of Chumbawamba, Waking the Witch and The Accidental Tourists, and in her own right has supported Aimee Mann, Capercaillie, Ralph McTell, Nerina Pallot, Texas and Shane MacGowan […]

CLIVE GREGSON & LIZ SIMCOCK – Saturday 07 October

In 2015, thirty years on from the beginnings of Gregson & Collister, and with a deluxe re-reissue of their best-selling album Home and Away, Clive Gregson was keen to celebrate this hugely enjoyable part of his musical career. He invited singer Liz Simcock to join him to perform some songs that he hadn’t played for […]

AN EVENING WITH JESTER B – Saturday 21 October

Jester B are Jeremy Woodhead and Bryan Thomson. Together they have a passion for acoustic music and harmony singing. Their blend of finely honed vocals and accurate renditions of classic songs, an inclusion of self penned and collaborative songs and their stage presence form the keystone to a splendid live show. Jester B are influenced […]