Entries by blackdykemills

CHELEY TACKETT – Saturday 09 March 2019

It only takes hearing Cheley Tackett once to understand why she is one of Nashville’s most celebrated emerging artists. Cheley’s blend of lyrical intensity and melodic craftsmanship have earned her recognition and respect in a town where being a stand-out is a rare achievement. Acclaimed as much for her songwriting as for her artistry, Cheley […]

O’HOOLEY AND TIDOW IN CONCERT – Saturday 23 March 2019

We are delighted to welcome BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2018 ‘Best Duo’ nominees, O’Hooley and Tidow to the mill for a special concert on Saturday 23 March 2019. With a personal invite from Billy Bragg to play Glastonbury, sessions on 6 Music and Radio 2, five star reviews and a feature in The Guardian, […]

CLOTHING SALE – Sunday 24 March 2019 – 1000 – 1600

We’re so excited to be hosting the fantastic Happy Days Homeless charity’s  second clothing sale of the year at the amazing Black Dyke Mills, Queensbury, on Sunday 24th from 10:00am until 4:00pm. Huge brands at massively discounted prices! T-Shirts – £7 (reduced from £40) Hoodies, Jumpers and Joggers £10 (reduced from £60) Jackets and Coats […]

THE HUT PEOPLE – Saturday 06 April 2019

Taking the audience on a musical journey around the World, English instrumental duo The Hut People (Sam Pirt and Gary Hammond) have firmly established themselves as one of THE most unique, entertaining and best-loved acts on the UK folk scene today. Mixing global rhythms with folk tunes from Quebec to Spain, Scandinavia to Sussex and […]

THE JIGANTICS – Saturday 20 April 2019

The Jigantics can be best described as a musical roots stew combining the world’s finest ingredients. Take the whole wide world of music, throw it in a blender, throw in some seasoning and add a dance beat and you have the Jigantics unique and original sound. The band are made up of Keith Thompson on […]

JESS KLEIN IN CONCERT – Sunday 28 April 2019

Jess’s appearance at the mill in 2018 is fondly remembered by all who were there and was one of the highlights of the year. We are delighted to welcome back Jess Klein to the Mill as part of her 2019 UK Tour with support from Mike June. Over a career that spans more than a […]

SON OF TOWN HALL – Saturday 04 May 2019

Saturday 04 May sees us welcome the mythical world of Son of Town Hall to the Black Dyke Mills Heritage Venue. Son of Town Hall are the unusual union of Ben Parker of London, England, and David Berkeley of Santa Fe, New Mexico. Son of Town Hall was born when the two found themselves side […]

BELLA, POLLY & THE MAGPIES – Saturday 18 May 2019

Bradford born Bella Gaffney is no stranger to the mill and we are delighted to welcome her back. Bella is a Celtic Connections Danny Kyle Award winner. She writes folk inspired songs which she performs along with her own original arrangements of traditional pieces. York-based Polly Bolton (mandolin, banjo, vocals) first picked up the mandolin […]

KATIE SPENCER IN CONCERT – Saturday 08 June 2019

We are delighted to welcome Katie Spencer to the mill on Saturday 08 June 2019. Drawing on influences such as John Martyn and Laura Marling, Katie Spencer creates modern progressive folk music which owes as much the songwriters of the 60’s acoustic music heyday as it does the East Riding landscape where she has always […]