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March Newsletter

March Newsletter

February 2016 Newsletter

February 2016 Newsletter

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Mark your Calendars

Mark your Calendars

MAY 2021

May 14   – UZBLOKES from Otaki and Waikanae, featuring Jon Callwood, Pete Hancock and Bagpipeboy Phil Scott Cowan.   Concert begins with open mic at 7:30 pm at the Scottish Hall, 155 Bartholomew Road, Levin   Cost $10 public/$5 members/$3 students.   Following a light supper, our guests play at approx 9pm.

May 28 –  Club Night at the Scottish Hall   7:30 pm

JUNE 2021

June 11   –  Singer/musician NICOLA HOOKER  from Wellington is our guest (possibly with others).  Open mic of one song to start, with guests appearing after supper.  Cost $10 public/$5 members/$3 students.

June 25 – Club Night, 7:30 pm

JULY 2021

9 July – FLOORSPOT EVENING   Open mic of two songs and please give names to the compere after 7pm.   Cost $5 all/$3 students. Looking forward to a showcase of our regular contributors – keep in mind length of songs 🙂

23 July – Club Night, 7:30 pm

Also, check out Levin Folk Music on FB for club concerts, local musical events and house concerts.



Featuring Maori/World Fusion acoustic music, original Te Reo songs, beautiful vocals and exceptional musicians.  This music collective does change lineups – Featured are Robyn and Te Auripo Kamira, Ant Royal, Michael Muggeridge and Ruby Mae Hinepunui Solly!!  Door sales – $20 public/$15 unwaged GC/$10 students  Doors at Scottish Hall open 7pm


SUNDAY HOUSE CONCERTS from D.A.L.E.  – Now held at home, 143 Muhunoa East Road, Ohau   Come from 2:30 pm for tea/coffee and a guest concert from 3-4 pm.  Optional to stay on for a chat. Bookings to or 027 2079695   Please bring cash for performers! and if you wish, a contribution to afternoon tea.

MAY 16 –  THE SUTHERLANDS: Cost: $15/$10 unwaged/senior

JUNE 13 – DAVE CHADWICK  Cost: $15/$10 unwaged/senior

JULY 11 – BILL ANGUS   Cost: $15/$10 unwaged/senior TBC

AUG 1 – WILKIE MAC  Cost: $15/$10 unwaged/senior

AUG 22 – NICK VAN DIJK & REBEKAH GREIG  Cost: $15/$10 unwaged/senior

SEPT 5 – JO SHEFFIELD – Cost: $15/$10 unwaged/senior

November Newsletter

November Newsletter

Happy reading, and enjoy your music!

* Our November guest artists The Frank Burkitt Band
* November Acoustic Night
* The December End of Year concert and our guest artist Steve McDonald
* Our club news for up to date information on what’s happening in the club
* What our members got up to at Wellyfest
* Some useful ideas for gear and online apps for performers
* Library Jam on 6 November 2015
* Magic & Mischief Concert on 7 November 2015

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October Newsletter

October Newsletter

October Newsletter – Featuring Steph Casey

In this newsletter read more about:
* Steph Casey and the Racketeers
* the Club Acoustic Night and blues workshop
* our November guests: The Frank Burkitt Band
* the design a new club logo competition
* what other club members are up to
* the Magic and Mischief concert at Lily's Ranch House
* your chance to be in a live recording audience at Tsunami Sound Studios
* Wellyfest

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September Newsletter

September Newsletter

Read the September newsletter

1.  This months guest artist Black Eyed Susie
2.  Acoustic Night including a Drumming Workshop - Sept 25
3.  Advance notice of October guest artist  Steph Casey and the Racketers
4.  Latest club news
5.  New ideas we will be trialling
6.  Members News
7.  Other music events you might want to attend

Note – October Concert  – Members Plus One special

Mark your Calendar

Mark your Calendar

Mark your calendar

With these dates, so you don’t miss these coming events.

September 2015

Library Jam – Friday 4th September at 7.30 pm.

September 5th at 7.30pm with Beau Redding and Lance Shepherd performing at Tsunami Sound Studios

September 11th guest artists are “Black Eyed Susie”. Blackboard 1st half from 7.30 pm.

Acoustic night is on Friday 25th – at the Horowhenua Scottish Society Hall, 7:30pm. $2 entry. (incorporates a drumming workshop)

October 2015

Library Jam – Friday 2nd October at 7.30 pm. Update – October Jam cancelled.

Club Night 9th October.   Our October guests are Steph Casey and the Racketeers

Wellyfest -October 23 – 26th  Early bird discounts available until 30 September

Acoustic Night – To be confirmed, 30th October (incorporates guitar workshop)

November 2015

Library Jam – Friday 6th November at 7.30 pm
Club Night – 13 November. Guest artists are Frank Burkitt Band
Acoustic Night 27th November
Steph Casey Concert

Steph Casey Concert

Steph Casey

Special “Plus One” member deal in October – Bring your non-member friend for $5!!

Steph Casey is a former Horowhenua College student who is now a singer-songwriter based on the Kapiti Coast. Her sound is a mix of indie-folk/pop, americana and soul, and her debut album Whisper & Holler went straight to #4 in the NZ Indie Album charts and #8 in the NZ Album Charts upon release. Three of the songs on the album were semi-finalists in the 2013 UK Songwriting Contest and the remaining nine received Commended Entry. The judges are Grammy, BRIT and CMA Award winning producers and artists, and over 7000 entries are submitted each year.

Whisper & Holler received glowing international reviews and Steph won the People’s Choice Award at the 2013 Wellington Folk festival. Steph has a strong international following on with 250,000 plays and over 7,000 followers. She has been invited to the USA to record her second album with internationally acclaimed record producer Jason Rubal (The Cure, Amanda Palmer, Robert Smith) in April 2016. Her musical influences are Over the Rhine, Lucinda Williams, Mary Gauthier, The Civil Wars, Anika Moa, The Swell Season.

Steph plays with Alan Galloway (Let’s Planet) on second guitar, and Hanne Jostensen (also a published singer-songwriter) on backing vocals.

AGM Reports

AGM Reports

The Levin Folk Music Club AGM reports and minutes of the meeting held on 24 July 2015 are now available on the downloads page.

Read the July Newsletter

Read the July Newsletter

The July 2015 Newsletter is now available.

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Guest artist Karen Clarke, Rob Wilson and Frances Boyson.

1. 3rd July – Library Jam

2. The club now has the use of a donated Yamaha PSR 230 keyboard

3. We welcome your suggestions and recommendations for guest bands/musicians for 2016.

4. AGM July 24th – notice with the newsletter

5. Acoustic Night

6. Nominations for Club Officers and Committee – forms with newsletter

7. Strathean “Folkus” Weekend – 10-12 July 2015.

8. Mid-Winter Holler – Acoustic Americana -at Tatum Park 31 Jul to 2 Aug

9. August and September Guest Artists AGM Notice and Nomination forms for Committee are part of the newsletter.

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