Open Mic / Acoustic Sessions


Acoustic Nights:


Staff of Life-

Every Tuesday, 20:00-23:00.

Acoustic/jamming. Either sing/play individually or alongside others.

West End, Sutton-in-Ashfield, NG17 1FB.

Contact: Bev Weston, 'Kev & Jet' on Facebook.



Every Tuesday, 20:30-Midnight.

Acoustic jam.

62 Leeming Street, Mansfield, NG18 1NG.

Contact: James Clark on 07773013645 or [email protected]



Every Tuesday, 20:00-23:30.

103 Nottingham Rd, Eastwood, Nottingham, NG16 3GH.

Contact: Chris Roots Barlow,


The Old Crown- 

Every Tuesday, 20:00.

Players/ singers of all experiences.

710 Penistone Rd, Handsworth, Sheffield, S6 2DF.

Contact: Derek Stowe, 'The Old Crown Acoustic Night' on Facebook.


King of Prussia-

Every Wednesday, 20:00.

Market PI, Heanor, DE75 7AA.

Contact: Chris Roots Barlow,


Head of Steam-

Every Thursday, 20:00.

7 High Pavement, Nottingham, NG1 1HF.

Contact: Chris Roots Barlow,


The Brown Cow- 

Every Sunday, 19:00.

Book up to a 45 minute slot.

31A Ratcliffe Gate, Mansfield, NG18 2JA.

Contact: Phil Ashmore, Chris Roots Barlow,





Open Mic Nights: September 2018:



First Monday of the month, 20:30.

20 Nottingham Rd, Eastwood, Nottingham, NG16 3NQ.

Contact: 'Open Mic @ Oliver's' on Facebook.  


Rescue Rooms-

Every Monday, 20:00.

All abilities.

Rescue Rooms, Masonic Place, Goldsmith Street, Nottingham, NG1 5LB.

Contact: 'Acoustic Rooms' on Facebook.


Old Bank- 

Every Tuesday, 20:30.

North Parade, Matlock Bath, Matlock, DE4 3NS.

Contact: Joe Ash.


Shepherds Rest- 

First and Third Wednesday of the month, 20:30.

Lower Bagthorpe, Bagthorpe, Nottingham, NG16 5HF.

Contact: Sue Woollard, Rob Gibson.


The Bridge Inn-

Every Thursday, 20:30. Every Sunday, 18:00.

Full PA. Solo or duo only, due to limited performance space.

Bridge Street, Cotmanhay, DE7 8RD.

Contact: Sue Woollard, Rob Gibson.


The Cricketers Arms-

Usually last Friday of the month, 20:00-Late.

192 Nuncargate Road, Ashfield, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, NG17 9AG.


Huthwaite Folk Club-

Last Friday of the month, 19:30-22:30.

Up to 3 songs per person.

Common Rd, Huthwaite, Sutton-in-Ashfield, NG17 2JT.

Contact: Janet Lee or 01623 557 209.


The Holly Bush Marehay-

Every Sunday, 20:00-23:45.

Full PA, full drum kit, 2 guitar combos, bass cabs, house guitars.

51 Brook Ln, Ripley, DE5 8JA.

Contact: 07740 807777.


The Fishpond-

Every Sunday, 21:00.

Fish Pond Hotel, 204 S Parade, Matlock Bath, Matlock, DE4 3NR.