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Sun 20 Mar 2022


Dom Flemons & J.D. Wilkes

Plus support from J.D. Wilkes

Folk House

Book Tickets

£17.44 incl. booking fee

Phoenix, Arizona native and co-founder of the Carolina Chocolate Drops, Dom Flemons is a Grammy-award winning songwriter with two Emmy nominations under his belt.

The instrumentalist, producer and actor is considered an expert player on the banjo, guitar, harmonica, jug, percussion, quills, fife and rhythm bone, earning himself the nickname “the American songster”.

His album ‘Black Cowboys’ was hailed as “an enduring testament to the Black cowboys and what they represent,” (Folk Radio), specialising “in reviving pre-war African-American string-band styles,” (The Guardian).

He has recently released a new single with The Reverend Peyton’s Big Damn Band.

Support comes from JD Wilkes, best known as the leader of the experimental rockabilly group Legendary Shack Shakers.

Bristol Beacon presents

Unreserved seated show

14+ (Under 16s to be accompanied by an adult)

“An enduring testament to the Black cowboys and what they represent”

Folk Radio

The venue

Bristol Folk House

Covid-19 Safety Measures at Bristol Folk House

If you have Covid-19 symptoms or have been asked to self-isolate you should not attend this event.

  Register with NHS Test and Trace app

  Wear a face covering

  Follow one-way signage

  Card payment only, contactless preferred

  Be respectful of other people’s personal space

Getting There

Address: 40a Park St, Bristol BS1 5JG

Bristol Folk House is located near Bristol city centre on Upper Wells St, A 3-minute walk from Bristol Beacon and opposite Unite House.

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