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Danni Nicholls | Carter Sampson | Hannah White | Saturday 06 May 2017

All roads lead to the little rabbit barn, but today of all days the council decided to re-dress the road outside just as everybody was about to arrive, but that didn’t stop what was to become a memorable show for

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Liv Austen | Kelly Sloan | Dahlia | Amy Westney | Saturday 08 April 2017

The sun shines on the righteous, or so they say. So, righteous or not, it shone on LRB today.  Not only did the sun shine, the music shone too despite the fact that Balsamo Deighton could not be with us. 

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Ben Glover | Frankie Davies | Emma Ballantine | Saturday 04 March 2017

2017 and the first official gig of the new year at Little Rabbit Barn has come and gone already to a capacity house. So good to see many new guests joining the guest list to support live music. A lot of

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Dennis Ellsworth | Saturday 21 January 2017

It is 2017 and the first LRB evening of the new year has come and gone. Everyone was thrilled to welcome back Dennis Ellsworth from Canada’s Prince Edward Island, with his latest Album ROMANTIC AS IT GETS. This is the second time

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ILona |Kelley McRae with Matt Castelein | Saturday 29th October 2016

Following this end of year double headliner featuring ILONA and KELLEY MCRAE, 2016 will go down as another classic year in the history of Little Rabbit Barn. Editor: Totally amazed at the quality of artists performing LRB, such a privilege to host. Ten

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Babajack | Hannah Rose Platt | Orfila | Saturday 01 October 2016

A recent trip to London to see the wonderful Honey Ryder at The Borderline led me thinking  just how lucky we locals are to have the Little Rabbit Barn bringing what would otherwise be ‘London acts’ to us on the

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Lauren Housley | Megan O’Neill | Saturday 03 September 2016

It’s always a special night at Little Rabbit Barn but this night it was J&L’s wedding anniversary…some 33years. I know it does not seem possible…they must have tied the knot early on! Editor: Thank you Chris…flattery will get you everywhere!

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Anne McCue | Belle Roscoe | Saturday 06th August 2016

Tonight at LRB there was an Australian theme to the evening with the legend that is Anne McCue with the superb Belle Roscoe.  First to take the stage were Belle Roscoe. Brother-sister duo, Jules and Matty Gurry with Jeremy Badcock on

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Eve Selis band show| Amanda Pearcy | Live at LRB 09 July 2016

Missing out on an Eve Selis gig was my first introduction to the Little Rabbit Barn back in 2013, so if you missed this one I know how you feel. I’ve not missed an LRB music evening since! The guest

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The Redlands Palomino Company | The Rosellys | Saturday 04th June 2016

Tonight was yet another LRB gig where you leave literally giddy with the thrill of it all. I have to pinch myself, how did I get here, is this real? Brilliantly talented performers in a beautiful intimate venue where you

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Janet Robin | Don Gallardo | Stevie Jones | Saturday 7th May 2016

Janet Robin | Don Gallardo | Stevie Jones | Saturday 7th May 2016 | review by Chris Kyan So many great artists have played so many great gigs here at The Little Rabbit Barn it really feels like this is

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Catherine Maclellan | Dexeter | Worry Dolls | Saturday 16th April 2016

Review by Chris Kyan Ready set Little Rabbit Barn has been a musical journey for me over recent years and I am never disappointed with the quality of the many new artists I’ve discovered that were not previously on my

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Christina Martin | Sasha McVeigh | American Young | Loveless Effect | Saturday 19th March 2016

Review by Chris Kyan: Stage set and ready           Already the second gig of the 2016 season is over and another full house at LRB. Today we had the new Mackie Digital mixer controlled by Mackie’s

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Sat 19th March 7:30pm | Christina Martin | Sasha McVeigh | American Young | Loveless Effect

Saturday 19th March 2016 Live 7:30 pm; Doors from 7:00pm We have a limited number of guest places for this triple headline evening featuring Canadian award winning singer/songwriter Christina Martin with UK FM Country Singer of The Year 2015, Sasha

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LRB 27 Feb 2016 | Jess and the Bandits | Honey Ryder | Lisa Wright

Thanks to Chris Kyan for this review We knew the first gig of 2016 was going to be special, but after the long winter recess it came as a shock just how special live music at the LRB can be.

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Sean Taylor Trio|Lauren Housley|Tallulah Rendall|Saturday 28th November 2015

Thanks to Chris Kyan for the great review: Some fantastic pictures posted on Facebook from the lenses of Andy Sheard and Chris Kyan: High quality videos from this evening and all LRB evenings posted on our You Tube channel. Well,

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Dani Wilde w Will Wilde|Amelia Curran|Barbara Nesbitt|Saturday 07th November 2015

Thanks to Chris Kyan for review : Tonight at The Little Rabbit Barn was a game of three parts, three headline acts kicked of by the fabulous Barbara Nesbitt who is a friend of LRB favourites Berkley Hart. (That’s good

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Anna Coogan|The Good Years|Natalie Shay|Saturday 10th October 2015

Review and photos by Chris Kyan Firstly, a big thank you to Chris for saving the day and gaining entry to Anna Coogan’s tour bus where her equipment was accidently locked in! Now onto Chris’ review:- Another wonderful night at

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Sasha McVeigh | Alan West w Steve Black| Chloe Chadwick |Little Rabbit Barn |Saturday 5th September 2015

Review and photos by Chris Kyan The Little Rabbit Barn really punches above its weight when it come to hosting the very best musicians, with many excellent performers having played here already over recent years. A veritable ‘Who’s Who’ of

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Balsamo Deighton |Lucy May | Anna Pancaldi | Saturday 8th August 2015

Review and photos by Chris Kyan That was a classy night at the Little Rabbit Barn, the evenings entertainment started with the wonderful Anna Pancaldi. This is the second time I have seen her and she has a voice that

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Review – Anne McCue live at LRB 11th July 2015

Big thanks to Chris Kyan for the review and pictures: What can be said about Anne McCue? When you are in the presents of greatness you kind of know it and with Anne McCue you really are with someone special. LRB

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Review – The Redlands Palomino Co and The Rosellys, Saturday 06th June 2015

BIG THANKS TO CHRIS KYAN – LRB REVIEWER AND PHOTOGRAPHER Well, …….. ‘That was the night that was’  (to misquote the late Sir David Frost). Summer has finally arrived at the LRB and what better way to celebrate than with

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Saturday August 8th line up complete with two rising stars of UK country music joining BALSAMO DEIGHTON

LUCY MAY and ANNA PANCALDI complete this amazing line up joining our headline artists BALSAMO DEIGHTON. Steve Balsamo and Rosalie Deighton new collaboration will be joined on stage with friends from former super band The Storys Lucy May After more

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Amy Speace and Fred’s House 16th May 2015

Review and photography by Chris Kyan The Little Rabbit must have been nibbling some ‘special carrots’ to come up with a night like this. How do they do it? Well they do it by supporting upcoming artists and treating all

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Amy Speace +Fred’s House, Saturday 16th May 2015

Live at Little Rabbit Barn Saturday 16th May 2015, Live 7:45 pm; Doors from 7:00pm Amy Speace +Fred’s House We are thrilled to host Baltimore–born Folk/Americana songwriter Amy Speace. She has been on our list of must book artists for

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Review from Saturday 25th April 2015 featuring Danni Nicholls, Kelley McRae and Matt Castelein with Rhiannon Mair opening the evening

With thanks to Chris Kyan for putting together this review and for posting the excellent pictures on Facebook. Tonight’s Gig at the Little Rabbit Barn was the next in a very long line of special occasions.  The standard of entertainment is

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Gig Review_Saturday 28th March 2015

Thanks to our friend Chris Kyan for the excellent pictures and gig review. More pictures posted by Chris on our Facebook page. Tonight at the LRB was a sensation. The evening began with a young Kaity Rae playing three songs

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Balsamo Deighton confirmed – Saturday 08th August 2015

Steve Balsamo and Rosalie Deighton met over 10 years ago at Grammy award winning producer Martin Terefe‘s London recording studio where he was working on their respective major label debut albums. Bonding over a love of 70’s singer/songwriters, country music

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Jess and The Bandits to Headline first LRB 2015, Saturday 28th February, MOVED FROM SAT 7th MARCH. Special guest TALLULAH RENDALL

We have moved our 2015 opening date from Saturday 07th March to Saturday 28th February to host JESS AND THE BANDITS who will be appearing at C2C festival at London’s O2 on 7th March. We are pleased to announce special guest

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2015 News

Live @ Little Rabbit Barn 2015 NEWS We have held back our opening newsletter to include a couple of big announcements. First our confirmed headliners for the next few months which include the UK’s finest country rock band, The Redlands

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Dennis Ellsworth to play special in-house concert for Little Rabbit Barn – 31 January 2015

Dennis Ellsworth is a prolific songwriter. Lately he’s gotten into rhythm of writing, recording and releasing an album a year. In between records, he travels around the planet singing songs characterized by a kind of dark optimism that’s informed by

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Baskery + Millers Daughter – Guest List FULL

Saturday 01st November 2014, 7:30 pm We are full for our final evening of 2014 but we will be back after our winter hibernation….some great artists already booked! This promises to be a grand finale for 2014. Headlining are three sisters

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Gráinne Duffy full band performance + Lauren Housley trio

Saturday 27th September 2014, 7:30 pm   Thanks to everyone for your wonderful comments on our evening with Ward Thomas and The Black Feathers….there are some videos on You Tube.  Our next evening features Gráinne Duffy, one of Ireland’s finest….a blues

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Millers Daughter just announced for Saturday 01 November 2014

The lineup: Lou Miller (vocals, guitar), Christie Miller (vocals, guitar). Their background: Millers Daughter are the anti-Haim. Not that they’ve got a vendetta against the LA women, just that they’re the polar opposite in terms of sensibility or aesthetic. Actually,

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First confirmation for 2015!

LRB went to see Danni Nicholls at Grapevine at Bedfords on Wednesday 20th August…She was fab! Come to see Danni with her band headlining at the barn on April 25th 2015!!

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Ward Thomas on Bob Harris Show

Our September headliners Ward Thomas appeared in session on the Bob Harris show on 14 August. Were the featured house band playing live on Simon Mayo, Drivetime BBC Radio 2 from the Edinburgh Festival. Played out Bob Harris on his BBC R2

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