Ruskin House rocks to its weekly folk and blues music clubs

Ruskin House’s weekly schedule of events has lots to offer music fans, with low-cost folks and blues club nights – and the cheap prices in the bar.

ruskin houseThe Folk and Blues Club meets at 8pm every Sunday, with a charge of just £2.

Mondays are Croydon Folk Club night, with a modest charge for some performers, but there is also a shanty group – both start at 8pm each week. For details of the shanty group, call Jamie on 8462 5160 for more information.

And there’s a free jazz night on Friday, November 20, from 8pm, with the Soft Winds Jazz Quartet performing.

Upcoming performers include:

Nov 8: George Lloyd and Singers’ Night
Nov 9: Ian Petrie (£7)
Nov 15: Molly & Blackbriar band and Singers’ Night
Nov 16: Singers and Musicians’ Night
Nov 20: Soft Winds Jazz Quartet
Nov 22: Vanguards & Singers’ Night
Nov 23: Dave Ellis and Bo Howard (£8)
Nov 29: The Madeles & Singers’ Night
Nov 30: Singers and Musicians’ Night

Ruskin House is at 23 Coombe Rd, Croydon CR0 1BD. Opening times are 7pm-11pm weekdays, and also noon to 4pm on Saturdays and Sundays. Club membership is £16 per year (£8 for concessions). Phone: 020 8686 9888

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