March 2020 – Folk Club Goes Online

Christchurch Folk Music Club March 2020 – Folk Club Goes Online 21 March 2020 – New Zealand went into Level 4 Lockdown – People were instructed to stay at home in their bubble and leave their residence only for essential travel. This meant the Club...

Liz Nichol: A Tale of Longevity

Christchurch Folk Music Club Liz Nichol: A Tale of Longevity By Tony Hale Liz Nichol is known to folk music audiences in recent times mainly from her collaborations with other musicians. But in the early days of the Folk Club she was a frequently booked solo artist at...

50th Weekend

Christchurch Folk Music Club 50th Weekend Finding our folk at the Christchurch Folk Music Club’s 50th celebrations. Thank you Warren Watson for recording these wonderful memories. Thank you to Tony Hale for selected captions Life MembersThe three surviving Life...

Camel Cottage, Andy Thompson in Concert

Christchurch Folk Music Club Camel Cottage, Andy Thompson in Concert By Tony Hale “The evening was drizzly and coolish, welcome relief from a recent series of enervating norwesters. Andy had invited me to Addington’s Camel Cottage, in parts rambling home,...