Thank Folk It’s Friday – 11th November

TFIF

This Week in Folk

All the News From The Week That Was

Timber and Steel Recommends – Go To This Gig

HOBOFOPO

Dead Maggies

Folk punk festival HOBOFOPO decends on Hobart this weekend with amazing music from The Dead Maggies (above), The Go-Set, The Ramshackle Army, Handsome Young Strangers, The Australian Beefweek Show, Fox ‘N’ Firkin, The Stragglers, This Is A Robbery, Squid Fishing, Hairyman, Craicpot, FOPO DJ, Runebilly Rattle, The Dominic Francis Grief Ensemble, Quinton Trembath, Andy Paine, All The Best, The Dead Peasants, Ryan Garth & Emily Wolfe Duo, BrodyGreg, GT Mongrel and more

Thursday 10th to Sunday 13th November – Hobart, TAS

Gigs Next Week

Adam Eckersley Band
Friday 11th November – Dubbo RSL, Dubbo, NSW

Áine Tyrrell
Friday 11th November – The Gaelic Club, Sydney, NSW
Thursday 17th to Sunday 20th November – Mullum Music Festival, NSW

Bashka
Sunday 13th November – Camelot Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Bluegrass @ Yulli’s UNHCR Fundraiser
Wednesday 16th November – Yulli’s, Sydney, NSW

Blues At Bridgetown
Friday 11th to Sunday 13th November – Bridgetown, WA

Boy & Bear
Friday 11th November – Costa Hall, Geelong, VIC
Saturday 12th November – The Cube, Wodonga, VIC
Wednesday 16th November – C.Ex Coffs, Coffs Harbour, NSW
Thursday 17th November – Miami Marketta, Gold Coast, QLD
Friday 18th November – Beach Hotel, Byron Bay, NSW

Broads
Wednesday 16th November – Smith’s Alternative, Canberra, ACT

Chris Norman, David Greenberg, Evergreen Ensemble
Thursday 17th November – The Flute Tree, Sydney, NSW

Echo Deer, Maia Marsh, Ben Horder
Thursday 17th November – Captain Cook Hotel, Sydney, NSW

Emma Davis
Thursday 17th November – Golden Age Cinema and Bar, Sydney, NSW

Fairlight Folk feat. Phil & Trudy Edgeley, The Little Stevies, Taj Ralph, David Hyams
Saturday 12th November – Fairlight Folk, Sydney, NSW

Folk In Broke
Saturday 12th November – McNamara Park, Broke, NSW

FolkSwagon feat. Portia Briana, Tom Lumley, Liam Gale & The Ponytails
Wednesday 16th November – Cafe Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Handsome Young Strangers
Friday 11th November – Brisbane Hotel, Hobart, TAS
Sunday 13th November – The Old Bar, Melbourne, VIC

Henry Wagons
Friday 11th November – Caravan Music Club, Oakleigh, VIC
Saturday 12th November – The Bridge Hotel, Castlemaine, VIC
Thursday 17th November – Southside Tea Room, Morningside, QLD
Friday 18th & Saturday 19th November – Mullum Music Festival, NSW

HOBOFOPO
Thursday 10th to Sunday 13th November – Hobart, TAS

Hootenanny feat. Drey Rollan Band + DJs
Sunday 13th November – Miss Peaches, Sydney, NSW

Illawarra Folk Festival Lounge at Viva La Gong
Saturday 12th November – McCabe Park, Wollongong, NSW

Jordie Lane
Friday 11th November – Heritage Hotel, Wollongong, NSW
Saturday 12th November – Street Theatre, Canberra, ACT
Thursday 17th November – Woolly Mammoth, Brisbane, QLD
Friday 18th to Sunday 20th November – Mullum Music Fest, Mullumbimby, NSW

Katie Noonan
Wednesday 16th November – Camelot Lounge, Sydney, NSW

Ken Nicol
Friday 18th November – West Gippsland Arts Centre, Warragul, VIC

Laura Jean w/ Nadia Reid, Georgia Mulligan
Friday 18th November – Newtown Social Club, Sydney, NSW

Liam Gerner & The Sunset Pushers
Friday 18th November – Stone Pony, Adelaide, SA

Lime and Steel
Friday 18th November – Leadbelly, Sydney, NSW

Little Wise
Friday 11th November – The Treehouse, Byron Bay, NSW
Saturday 12th November – Sheoak Shack, Fingal Head, NSW
Saturday 12th November – Padre, Brisbane, QLD
Sunday 13th November – Black Bunny Kitchen, Alexandra Headland, QLD
Tuesday 15th November – House Concert, Nambucca Heads, NSW
Thursday 17th November – Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW

Lost Ragas
Saturday 12th November – The Union, Sydney, NSW
Sunday 13th November – Wheatsheaf Hotel, Adelaide, SA

Martin Pearson
Friday 18th November – House Concert, McLaren Vale, SA

Majors Creek Festival
Friday 11th to Sunday 13th November – Majors Creek, NSW

Mike Compton
Saturday 12th November – Thirroul Railway Institute, Thirroul, NSW
Monday 14th November – Petersham Bowling Club, Sydney, NSW

Mountaingrass
Friday 18th to Sunday 20th November – Harrietville, VIC

Mullum Music Festival
Thursday 17th to Sunday 20th November – Mullumbimby, NSW

Neil Young Birthday Bash + Tribute Night
Sunday 13th November – Newtown Social Club, Sydney, NSW

Newtown Festival
Sunday 13th November – Camperdown Memorial Park, Sydney, NSW

Nigel Wearne
Saturday 12th November – Private House Concert, Drysdale, VIC
Thursday 17th November – Caz Reitop’s Dirty Secrets, Melbourne, VIC

Ramblin’ Nights feat. Emilee South, Bill Jackson, Brielle Davis
Friday 18th November – Django Bar, Sydney, NSW

Taasha Coates
Saturday 12th November – Northcote Social Club, Melbourne, VIC

The Wilson Pickers
Friday 18th to Sunday 20th November – Mullum Music Festival, Mullumbimby, NSW

The Pigs
Friday 11th November – Thornbury Theatre, Melbourne, VIC
Saturday 12th November – St Arnaud Festival, St Arnaud, VIC
Friday 18th November – Central Hotel, Shellharbour, NSW

Tom Dockray
Friday 11th November – Flow Bar, Old Bar, NSW
Saturday 12th November – Station Bar + Woodfired Pizza, Katoomba, NSW
Sunday 13th November – Union Hotel, Sydney, NSW

Tom West
Friday 11th November – The Kitchens, Robina, QLD
Saturday 12th November – The Nook & Cranny, Nambour, QLD
Sunday 13th November – The Junk Bar, Brisbane, QLD

Friday Folk Flashback

“Why We Build the Wall” – Anais Mitchell with Chris Thile

I’ve posted this track as a FFF before but given this week’s events I thought it was prudent to share again.

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