Steve Knightley


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Chesterfield Folk Club

Please note: Info provided by the Event Organiser

Concert with Steve Knightley.

Due to on-going COVID restrictions we regret that the live concert cannot take place. It is to be replaced by an on-line concert by Steve Knightley, details of which are given below.

Tickets are now on sale. The link is:-

Ticket sales will close at 12 midday on Friday 11 September 2020.

Gig date: Friday 11 September 2020

Performance time 8pm

Tickets £20 per household

Steve will perform 2 x 45 minute sets with a 10 minute interval

There will be an optional ‘meet & greet’ after the show via Zoom

Links for the performance and Zoom will be sent out to everyone the afternoon of the gig.

Steve Knightley

Steve Knightley appearing at this event

Steve Knightley is the songwriting force behind the phenomenally successful acoustic roots duo Show of Hands as well as a fine singer and musician. From a rock background, Knightley is known for his strong narrative songs (many inspired by people and places in his native West Country) and cogent, inventive lyrics. His rock style rant Country Life and anthemic rally call Roots were both nominated for Best Original Song in the BBC Radio2 Folk Awards, whilst Show of Hands have won the categories Best Live Act and Best Duo. At the 2010 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards Steve won the coveted Best Original Song category with his topical and widely acclaimed song aimed at bankers and MPs – Arrogance Ignorance and Greed. Steve's 2010 solo appearances include Glastonbury and Larmer Tree festivals. 'Bleak, witty and finely observed' (The Guardian).

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Chesterfield Folk Club

  • Chesterfield Library Theatre
  • New Beetwell Street
  • Chesterfield
  • S40 1QN