Chapel Allerton Arts Festival 2018 Folk Fringe with Yvonne Lyons


After last year’s success the Chapel Allerton Village Folk Roots Fringe is to return this year. It is again being programmed by Alan Gibson, the person behind the popular Acoustic Nights @ The Barn and the unique Chapel A House Concerts. The Folk Roots Fringe will run from Thursday 30th August to Sat 1st September. Top of the Bill will be the “dynamic and bracingly eccentric” Duke Special at Seven Arts on Friday 31st. And the ‘just stunning music’ of Yvonne Lyon at the Inkwell on Sat 1st. Also featuring the regular Mustard Pot Pub concert on Thursday 30th and the community Village Café Run on the Sat 1st afternoon 1-3pm.


Join us for an evening of folk music with singer songwriter Yvonne Lyons on:

Saturday 1 Sept
Tickets: Pay as You Feel on the door

Coffees and Teas, soft refreshments available

Yvonne Lyon is among the UK’s brightest and best emerging singer/songwriters. Her new album Metanoia is her eighth solo studio release, further demonstrating her ability to deliver engaging original material with fresh imagination. Yvonne consistently combines poignant lyrics with strong, creative melodies demonstrating a voice that can be both fragile and intense.

Having supported Eddi Reader throughout the UK, performed with Beth Nielsen Chapman and co-written with Boo Hewerdine, Yvonne continues to establish herself as an artist of considerable significance.

Yvonne Lyon Website:

Press Quotes:

‘I love her, absolutely love her… great song beautifully performed’ Michael Ball, BBC Radio 2

‘Just stunning music’ Bob Harris, BBC Radio 2

‘Beautifully sung and played… a fine, fine album’ R2 Magazine

‘Gorgeous voice’ Q Magazine


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