Saturday’s ceilidh cancelled – ticket refunds available

The ceilidh, due to take place on Saturday at St Columba’s Church, has been cancelled due to poor ticket sales. Ticket refunds are available at Nest cafe, or wherever you purchased your ticket.

The rest of the 2018 Crosspool Festival events continue as planned.

A quick reminder that the Open Mic night at Nest cafe on Friday 6 July starts at 7.30pm, not 8pm as stated in the printed programme.

 

 

Open mic night returns to Nest cafe on Friday 6 July

 

Acoustic night at Nest cafe, Crosspool
Acoustic night at Nest cafe, Crosspool

A special open mic edition of Nest’s popular acoustic night is taking place as part of this year’s Crosspool Festival.

It’s your chance to play a couple of songs, unplugged and with no microphone, to a friendly Crosspool Festival crowd – or just turn up and watch!

To finish the evening there will be a special set of folk and originals from acoustic night favourites The Finch Charmers.

Nest open mic night – Friday 6 July – Facebook event

Crosspool Festical 2018

Open mic night at Nest cafe on Thursday 29 June

Acoustic night at Nest cafe, Crosspool
Acoustic night at Nest cafe, Crosspool
A special open mic edition of Nest’s popular acoustic night is taking place as part of this year’s Crosspool Festival.

It’s your chance to play a couple of songs, unplugged and with no microphone, to a friendly Crosspool Festival crowd – or just turn up and watch!

Nest open mic night – Thursday 29 June – Facebook event

All Crosspool Festival 2017 events

Crosspool Festival scarecrow competition is now open

The Crosspool Festival scarecrow competition is now open!

The theme this year is Wild Crosspool. Build a scarecrow to reflect local wildlife, a wild personality or just let your imagination go wild!

Scarecrows need to be in place for judging by 10am Saturday 23 June and need to remain there for the duration of the festival.

Entry forms available from Nest cafe.

Further details can be provided by emailing beckiegreenuk@yahoo.co.uk.

Acoustic night at Nest on 6 April with Toein’ in the Dark, The Finch Charmers and Pete Green

Acoustic night at Nest cafe, Crosspool
Acoustic night at Nest cafe, Crosspool

The next evening of acoustic music at Nest cafe on Sandygate Road will take place on Thursday 6 April.Nest cafe on Sandygate Road

This time it’s a folk special, with Toein’ in the Dark, The Finch Charmers and songwriter/poet Pete Green.

Acoustic night 4: Toein’ in the Dark, The Finch Charmers & more

Do you play in a band or perform acoustically and would like to play at this event? Please email crosspoolnews@gmail.com or comment below with a link to your website or music.

Rearranged date for Nest acoustic night

The next evening of acoustic pop at Nest cafe on Sandygate Road will take place on Sunday 20 November.

The event was previously scheduled for last month, but had to be rearranged due to a licensing issue.

This time you can hear live and unplugged Sheffield indie favourites The Theories, indiepop trio Robberie, who are part-based in Crosspool and singer-songwriter Duncan Parsons.

Acoustic night 3 at nest: The Theories, Robberie and Duncan Parsons

 

Do you play in a band or perform acoustically and would like to play at a future acoustic night? Please email crosspoolnews@gmail.com or comment below with a link to your website or music.

Acoustic night at Nest on Sunday 30 October with The Theories and Robberie

The next evening of acoustic pop in one of Crosspool’s most intimate venues will take place on Sunday 30 October.

Come along to Nest cafe on Sandygate Road to hear performers play live and unplugged, including Sheffield indie favourites The Theories, indiepop trio Robberie, who are part-based in Crosspool and singer-songwriter Duncan Parsons.

Acoustic night 3 at nest: The Theories, Robberie and Duncan Parsons

Acoustic night 3 at nest: The Theories, Robberie and Duncan Parsons
Acoustic night 3 at nest: The Theories, Robberie and Duncan Parsons

 

Do you play in a band or perform acoustically and would like to play at this event? Please email crosspoolnews@gmail.com or comment below with a link to your website or music.

Acoustic night at Nest on Sunday 28 August – bands wanted

Acoustic night 2 at Nest Crosspool
Acoustic night 2 at Nest Crosspool

The second evening of acoustic pop in one of Crosspool’s cosiest venues will take place on Sunday 28 August.

Come along to Nest cafe on Sandygate Road to hear performers play live and unplugged, including Lofter, jazz/soul duo Kate and James and acoustic singer-songwriter Sophie Anna.

 

The inaugural acoustic night at Crosspool Festival was a big success – check out the videos below.

Do you play in a band or perform acoustically and would like to play at this event? Please email crosspoolnews@gmail.com or comment below with a link to your website or music.