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Tykes Stirrings Summer Issue
No 8: Summer ´22Summer TykesStirrings fills with bud and blossoms as it shifts from hardy bi-annual back to quarterly quartograph. Clubs are reopening… most having hibernated successfully through the pandemic Winter; within we visit a couple of venues extending the homes of folk. For differing reasons, some clubs have moved house: when you are ready to return or if you spot a performer you'd like to see, be sure to check the where as well as the when. The best way to do so is through Filofolk and the venue adverts herein — both are displaying plenty of promising green shoots… however beware. Two gigs I travelled to in June were cancelled at the last moment, one as I parked up outside the club! It's a volatile scene that we're seeing.
We have so far continued using the tried and tested copy-date system of…
Nigel & Jim
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