Ruth Price - folk singer
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Past Gigs
2017 gigs
Thursday 7th December Ruth and Sadie sing with She Shanties at the Queen’s Hall Arts Centre, Hexham
Friday 20th October Ruth and Sadie sing with some She Shanties at an RNLI fund raising fish supper at the Wharncliffe Arms, 72 Main Road, Wharncliffe Side, Sheffield S35 0DN.
13th to 15th October Ruth and Sadie Price (RaSP) sing at Hartlepool Folk Festival.
Sunday 1st October Ruth sings with hex pent at South Shields Folk Club, Customs House Arts Centre, Mill Dam, South Shields, NE33 1ES.
Saturday 23rd September Ruth and Sadie Price (RaSP) sing at the official opening of Goathland Community Hub.
19th to 22nd August Ruth and Sadie Price (RaSP) sing at Whitby Folk Week in the following events:
- Saturday 19th 8 - 11.30 : The Rifle Club
- Sunday 20th 3.15 - 5.15 : Spa Theatre bar-upstairs (Ruth is the MC) &
7.30 - 11 : The Coliseum
- Tuesday 22nd 12 - 12.30 : The Captain Cooke Museum Yard (with some She Shanties) &
7.30 - 11.30 : The Rugby Club
11th to 13th August Ruth sings with She Shanties at the Paimpol Festival du Chant de Marin, Brittany
28th & 29th July Ruth and Sadie sing with She Shanties - opening the main stage on Friday at Cambridge Folk Festival
Tuesday 18th July Ruth and Sadie Price (RaSP) sing at Darlington Folk Workshop (aka "the Brit"), The Britannia Inn, 1 Archer Street Darlington, Co Durham DL3 6LR.
June 8th to 11th Ruth and Sadie sing with She Shanties at the Gate to Southwell Festival Nottinghamshire.
Sunday 16th April Ruth and Sadie Price (RaSP) sing at South Shields Folk Club, Customs House Arts Centre, Mill Dam, South Shields, NE33 1ES.
Sunday 15th January Ruth sings with hex pent at the Whittlesea Straw Bear dance showcase, just before the burning of the bear at the Sir Harry Smith school
Friday 13th January Ruth sings at Pigdyke Molly's Straw Bear opening ceilidh at St. Andrews Hall, Whittlesey.
2016 gigs
Monday 14th November Ruth sings in the Oscar Preston song competition at The White Horse, Baston.
Saturday 12th November Ruth and Sadie sing with She Shanties on their 5th aniversary "We aarrrr FIVE" gig on the Tyne, 2-5pm on a boat & later in the Cumberland Arms.
October 28th & 29th Ruth sings with She Shanties at Spill festival of performance, Ipswich
Sunday 16th October Ruth sings with hex pent at South Shields Folk Club, Customs House Arts Centre, Mill Dam, South Shields, NE33 1ES.
September 9th to 11th Ruth and Sadie sing with She Shanties at Bromyard folk festival.
23rd to 26th August Ruth and Sadie Price (RaSP) sing at Whitby Folk Week in the following concerts:
Tuesday 23rd 1.30 - 4.30 : The Dolphin Hotel, Robin Hoods Bay &
7 - 10 : The Brunswick Centre
Wednesday 24th 12 ish : The Captain Cooke Museum Yard (with a few She Shanties) &
7.30 - 11.30 : The Rugby Club
Thursday 25th 2.45 - 5 : The Fisherman's Football Club &
8 - 11.30 : The Football Club
Friday 26th 8 - 11.30 : The Rifle Club
Friday 19th August Ruth sings at 1 o'clock with hex pent at FolkEast Glemham Hall, Suffolk.
Saturday 2nd July Ruth sings with hex pent along with the Sheringham Shantymen at 'The Lobster' in the evening after The Witchmen have danced during the day as part of Sheringham Pottyfest.
June 18th & 19th Ruth sings with She Shanties at the Falmouth shanty festival.
Sunday April 17th Ruth and Sadie Price (RaSP) sing at Todmorden Folk Festival.
Saturday April 16th Ruth and Sadie sing with She Shanties at Todmorden Folk Festival.
Saturday 2nd April Ruth and Sadie sing with She Shanties at Sally Smith’s birthday bash at the Metropole, Whitby.
Saturday 30th January Ruth & Sadie sing with She Shanties at 1pm at The Lookout, Seaham, County Durham
Friday 29th January Ruth sings with She Shanties at the Mining Institute, Newcastle in Coals to Newcastle with Pete Sagar
Sunday 17th January Ruth sings with hex pent at the Whittlesea Straw Bear dance showcase, just before the burning of the bear at the Sir Harry Smith school
Friday 15th January Both Ruth and her mum Wendy sing at Pigdyke Molly's Straw Bear opening ceilidh at St. Andrews Hall, Whittlesey.
2015 gigs
Monday 23rd November Ruth sings in the Oscar Preston song competition at The White Horse, Baston.
Friday 13th November Ruth and Sadie Price (RaSP) sing at Oxford Folk Club, The White House, 38 Abingdon Road, Oxford, OX1 4PD.
Saturday 24th October Ruth and Sadie sing with She Shanties at Wardle Folk Festival (& Rochdale Museum).
Thursday 15th October Ruth sings with hex pent at Duton Hill Folk Club The 3 Horseshoes, Duton Hill, Essex CM6 2DX
August 22nd to 27th Ruth and Sadie Price (RaSP) sing at Whitby Folk Week, at the following events -
Saturday 22nd 8 - 11.30 The Rugby Club
Sunday 23rd 2.30 - 5 The Friendship Rowing Club
Monday 24th 12 ish The Captain Cook Museum Yard with She Shanties &
7 - 10 The Brunswick Centre
Tuesday 25th 1 - 3 The Dolphin Hotel, Whitby - running a singaround
Wednesday 26th 2.30 - 5 The coliseum &
8 - 11 The Rifle Club
Thursday 27th 1.30 - 4.30 The Dolphin, Robin Hoods Bay &
8 - 11.30 The Conservative Club Function Room
Friday 28th 2 - 2.30The Endeavour with She Shanties as guests at Jim Mageean’s shanty session
Saturday August 15th Ruth and her sister Sadie sing with She Shanties (with support from - Alice Jones & Phoebe Douthwaite) at Wainsgate Chapel, Hebden Bridge/Old Town, HX7 8SU.
Friday 31st July Ruth sings with hex pent at a Sofa Sessions gig in Kettering supporting Tim Eriksen
4th & 5th April Ruth and her sister Sadie sing with She Shanties at the Shanty Festival at the National Waterways Museum, Ellesmere Port.
Saturday February 7th Ruth and Sadie Price (RaSP) sing at The Cellar Upstairs, London.
Sunday 1st February Ruth sings with hex pent at South Shields Folk Club, Customs House Arts Centre.
Sunday 11th January Ruth sings with Esther, & Ruthie of She Shanties at the Whittlesea Straw Bear dance showcase, just before the burning of the bear at the Sir Harry Smith school
Friday 9th January Ruth sings at Pigdyke Molly's Straw Bear opening ceilidh at St. Andrews Hall, Whittlesey.
2014 gigs
Friday 5th December Ruth and Sadie Price (RaSP) sing at Folk at the Grove Back Row, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS11 5PL
Saturday 29th November Ruth and her sister Sadie sing with She Shanties at the central bar, Half Moon Ln, Gateshead NE8 2AN
Sunday 16th November Ruth and Sadie Price (RaSP) sing at Warrington Folk Club, The Bulls Head, Church Street, Warrington WA1 2SX
Friday 14th November Ruth and Sadie Price (RaSP) sing at Club an Ghóilín - Traditional Singers' Club, The Teacher's Club, 36 Parnell Square W, Dublin 1, Ireland
Wednesday 15th October Ruth sings with hex pent at Ely Folk Club - The Old Dispensary, 13 St Mary's Street, Ely, Cambs, CB7 4ER
11th & 12th October Ruth sings with She Shanties at Banbury Folk Festival
Saturday 20th September Ruth sings with hex pent at Otley Folk Festival
6th & 7th September Ruth sings with hex pent at the Mercian Gathering near Nuneaton
Sunday 24th August Ruth sings with hex pent as they launch the new CD husk and bark on the Showground bar stage at Towersey Festival.
August 16th to 20th Ruth and Sadie Price (RaSP) sing at Whitby Folk Week, at the following events -
Saturday 16th 2.30 - 5 The Rifle Club
Sunday 17th 2.30 - 5 The Friendship Rowing Club &
8 - 11.30 The Football Club
Monday 18th 1.30 - 4.30 The Dolphin, Robin Hoods Bay &
7 - 10 The Brunswick Centre
Tuesday 19th 8 - 11.30 The Rifle Club
Wednesday 20th 2 - 4 The Star (running a singaround)
Sunday 6th July Ruth and Sadie Price (RaSP) sing at South Shields Folk Club, Customs House Arts Centre, Mill Dam, South Shields, NE33 1ES.
5th & 6th July Ruth and Sadie Price (RaSP) sing at Cleckheaton Folk Festival
Thursday 26th June Ruth and her sister Sadie sing with She Shanties at The Barn
Main Street, Baston, Lincolnshire PE6 9PA.
Tuesday 24th June Ruth sings with hex pent at Stamford Arts Centre Gallery as part of The Stamford Music Festival.
Sunday 8th June Ruth sings with hex pent at The Gate to Southwell Folk Festival.
12th & 13th April Ruth and her sister Sadie sing with She Shanties at the Headland Folk Festival, Hartlepool, at the following venues:
Saturday 12th 1 - 1.25 Cosmopolitan Hotel;
3 - 5 Fisherman’s Arms; &
10 - 10.30 Cosmopolitan Hotel
Sunday 13th 12 - 2 Harbour of Refuge (Village Folk Club singaround); &
4.30 Town Square (farewell sing)
Saturday 5th April Ruth and her sister Sadie sing with most of She Shanties in the wonderful Unitarian Chapel in Todmorden.
Thursday 20th March Ruth and Sadie Price (RaSP) sing at Duton Hill Folk Club
The 3 Horseshoes, Duton Hill, Essex CM6 2DX
21st to 23rd February Ruth sings with She Shanties at Festival Deunen & Deinen (Tunes and Rolling) Enkhuizen Holland.
Sunday 16th February Ruth sings with hex pent at South Shields Folk Club, Customs House Arts Centre, Mill Dam, South Shields, NE33 1ES.
Sunday 12th January Ruth sings with Esther, Ruthie & Bekka of She Shanties at the Whittlesea Straw Bear dance showcase, just before the burning of the bear at the Sir Harry Smith school
Friday 10th January Ruth sings at Pigdyke Molly's Straw Bear opening ceilidh at St. Andrews Hall, Whittlesey.
2013 gigs
Saturday 16th November Ruth sings with She Shanties at The Shakespeare, 146-148 Gibraltar Street, Sheffield S3 8UB.
Saturday 5th October Ruth and her sister Sadie sing with She Shanties in the Market Place marquee at Derby Festival of Folk.
Friday 27th September Ruth and Sadie Price (RaSP) sing at Folk at the Grove Back Row, Leeds, West Yorkshire LS11 5PL
Saturday 21st September Ruth sings with hex pent at 9.00 at The Horse and Farrier, 7 Bridge St, Otley LS21 1BQ, as part of the Otley Folk Festival
Saturday 7th September Ruth sings with hex pent at 2.55 at The Potbelly Folk Weekend, at Kettering Arts Centre. St Andrew’s Church, Rockingham Road/Lindsay Street, Kettering NN16 8RG.
Saturday 31st August Ruth sings with hex pent at 3.30 at the Mercian Gathering near Nuneaton.
August 20th to 23rd Ruth and Sadie Price (RaSP) sing at Whitby Folk Week, at the following events -
Tuesday 20th 8 - 11.30 The Coliseum
Wednesday 21st 2.30 - 5 The Friendship Rowing Club &
7 - 10 The Brunswick Centre
Thursday 22nd 1 - 3 The Dolphin, Whitby - running a singaround &
7.30 - 11.30 The Rugby Club
Friday 23rd 1.30 - 4.30 The Dolphin, Robin Hoods Bay &
8 - 11.30 The Football Club
6th July Ruth sings with hex pent on Saturday evening at the Sheringham Lobster Potty Festival at The Lobster.
26th May Ruth sings with hex pent at the Chester Folk Festival.
17th to 20th May Ruth and her sister Sadie sing as RaSP and with She Shanties at Shepley Spring Festival.
Saturday 11th May Ruth and her sister Sadie sing as RaSP and with She Shanties and Ruth sings with hex at Holmfirth Festival of Folk.
Sunday 7th April Ruth and Sadie Price (RaSP) sing at South Shields Folk Club, Customs House Arts Centre, Mill Dam, South Shields, NE33 1ES.
March 29th to April 1st Ruth and her sister Sadie sing with She Shanties at the Sea Shanty Festival at the National Waterways Museum South Pier Road, Ellesmere Port, Cheshire. CH65 4FW.
Friday 15th March Ruth and Sadie Price (RaSP) sing at The Black Diamond Folk Club - The Globe, Blews St, Birmingham, B6 4HN.
Saturday 9th March Ruth & Sadie (amongst many others) will sing at Wendy Price's 70th birthday party at the Friendship Rowing Club, Whitby and probably the evening before in The Dolphin too.
Friday 15th February Ruth and Sadie Price (RaSP) sing at Bodmin Folk Club - Bodmin Community Association Rooms, Mount Folly, Bodmin (BYO drinks!)
Wednesday 6th February Ruth sings with hex pent at 'Folk at the Beacon' The Beacon Centre, central Avenue, Nuneaton, CV11 5BB.
Friday 11th January Ruth (& her mum Wendy) sing at Pigdyke Molly's Straw Bear opening ceilidh at St. Andrews Hall, Whittlesey.
Wednesday 2nd January Ruth sings at Spalding Folk Club - South Holland Centre, Market Place, Spalding PE11 1SS.
2012 gigs
Monday 17th December Ruth and Sadie Price (RaSP) sing at The Bridge Folk Club - The Bridge Hotel, Newcastle, NE1 1RQ.
Saturday November 24th Ruth & Sadie sing with She Shanties sharing the bill with The Teacups at the Cumberland Arms, James Place Street, Ouseburn, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE6 1LD.
Sunday September 30th Ruth sings with hex pent at South Shields Folk Club, South Shields and Westoe Club, Dean Road, South Shields NE33 4EA.
Sunday September 2nd Ruth sings with hex pent at the Mercian Gathering near Nuneaton.
August 18th to 22nd Ruth and Sadie Price (RaSP) sing from Saturday to Wednesday (including singing with She Shanties on Sunday & Tuesday) at Whitby Folk Week in the following concerts:
Wednesday 22nd 2 - 4 : The Friendship Rowing Club - women's voices &
8 - 11.30 : The Coliseum
Tuesday 21st 11.30 - 12.30 : On board Reaper (With She Shanties) on the harbourside &
5 - 7 : The Endeavour - running a singaround &
7.30 - 11.30 : The Rugby Club
Monday 20th 3 - 5 : The Rifle Club &
8 - 11.30 : The Football Club - Traditional Night Out
Sunday 19th 3 - 6 : The Brunswick Centre - Sea Songs (With She Shanties) &
7 - 10 : The Brunswick Centre
Saturday 18th 2 - 5.30 : The Rifle Club &
8 - 12 : The Metropole Hotel Ballroom
Saturday August 11th Ruth & Sadie sing with She Shanties at the fairandfunky family fun day, between 2 & 4 in Holmfirth Civic Hall.
Thursday July 26th Ruth and Sadie Price (RaSP) sing at The Wilsons Folk Club - at The Welly AKA The Wellington Inn, 31 High Street, Wolviston, Billingham, Cleveland TS22 5JY.
Saturday July 7th Ruth sings with hex pent at The Lobster Sheringham in the evening after The Witchmen have danced during the day at the Lobster Potties festival.
May 25th to 27th Ruth & Sadie sing at Shepley Spring Festival: in three concerts as Ruth and Sadie Price (RaSP), once on Friday evening and twice on Saturday; and
with She Shanties three times on Saturday and once on Sunday (mostly in the beer tent).
Saturday April 28th Ruth & Sadie sing with She Shanties at Ruscadors, 31 Queen Street, Hull from 7.30pm.
Thursday April 26th Ruth sings with hex pent supporting Roger Wilson at The Barn Baston, Lincolnshire.
Sunday March 18th Ruth and Sadie Price (RaSP) sing at Grimsby Folk Club - The Spider's Web, Carr Lane, Grimsby, DN32 8LN.
Saturday March 10th Ruth and Sadie Price (RaSP) sing at The Cellar Upstairs - Exmouth Arms, Starcross Street, London NW1 2HR.
Saturday February 11th Ruth sings with hex pent at the Winter Warmer Ceilidh in The Corn Exchange, Bourne, Lincolnshire.
Sunday January 29th Ruth and Sadie Price (RaSP) sing at South Shields Folk Club, South Shields and Westoe Club, Dean Road, South Shields NE33 4EA.
Thursday January 26th Ruth Supports Brooke Williams at The Barn Baston, Lincolnshire.
2011 gigs
Saturday December 10th Ruth & Sadie sing with She Shanties in St. Mary’s Lighthouse on St. Mary’s Island Whitley Bay from 12.30-5.30pm.
Thursday November 17th Ruth won the Oscar Preston Memorial Trophy for Traditional Solo Singing at the Red Lion, West Deeping, South Lincolnshire.
Thursday October 20th hex pent sing at Duton Hill Folk Club, The Three Horseshoes, Duton Hill, between Great Dunmow and Thaxted in Essex.
Saturday October 8th hex pent sing at The Potbelly Folk Festival day, Kettering Arts Centre
August 20th to 26th Ruth and Sadie Price (RaSP) sing at Whitby Folk Week at the following concerts:
Friday 26th 3.30 - 6 : The Rifle Club
Thursday 25th 8 - 11.30 : The Football Club
Wednesday 24th 2 - 4 : The Friendship Rowing Club
Tuesday 23rd 7.30 - 11.30 : The Rugby Club
Monday 22nd 8 - 11.30 : The Football Club
Sunday 21st 8 - 12 : The Metropole Ballroom
Saturday 20th 2 - 5 : The Rifle Club &
6 - 9 : The Mision Hall
Thursday June 16th Ruth and Sadie Price (RaSP) sing at Islington Folk club - The Horseshoe, 24 Clerkenwell Close, EC1R 0AG
Thursday May 26th Ruth supports Belshazzars Feast at the Barn Baston Lincolnshire
May 7th & 8th Ruth sings at the Raunds Music Festival ,Saxon Hall, Raunds, Northamptonshire:
Saturday afternoon with hex pent &;
Sunday late afternoon with her sister as "Ruth and Sadie Price" (RaSP).
Saturday March 5th hex pent sing at The Potbelly Folk Weekend, Kettering Arts Centre
Sunday February 27th hex pent sing at South Shields Folk Club
Friday January 14th Ruth supports Flossie Malavialle at the opening concert of the Whittlesey Straw Bear festival - at the Ivy Leaf Club
2010 gigs
Sunday October 24th Ruth & Sadie Price sing at South Shields Folk Club
August 21st to 27th Ruth & Sadie Price sing at Whitby Folk Week in the following concerts:
Thursday 26th 2 - 5.30 : The Coliseum
Wednesday 25th 8 - 11 : The Football Club
Tuesday 24th 5 - 7 : The Endeavour - Singaround &
7.30 - 11.30 : The Rugby Club
Monday 23rd 1.30 - 4.30 : The Dolphin, Robin Hood's Bay &
8 - 11.30 : The Rifle Club
Sunday 22nd 2.30 - 5 : The Resolution &
6 - 9 : The Mission - Family ceilidh club
Saturday 21st 2 - 5.30 : The Rifle Club
Saturday July 24th hex pent sing at the Warwick Folk Festival
June 18th to 20th hex pent sing at the Alcester Folk Festival Warwickshire
Sunday 2nd May hex pent support Cara Dillon at Rochester Sweeps Festival, Kent
Friday February 26th hex pent sing at the Alcester Winter-fest Warwickshire
Tuesday January 5th hex pent sing at the Great kNight Folk Club . At the Old White Hart Inn Cotton End, Northampton
2009 gigs
Sunday November 1st Ruth and Sadie sing at Swan Folk Loughborough
Sunday October 25th hex pent sing at South Shields Folk Club
Thursday September 24th Ruth supports Martin Carthy & Dave Swarbrick at The Barn, Baston - Lincolnshire
August 22nd to 28th Ruth and Sadie sing at 11 gigs in 7 days during Whitby Folk Week
June 5th to 7th hex pent sing at the Gate to Southwell Folk Festival
Sunday March 1st hex pent sing at the Alcester Winter-fest Alcester, Warwickshire
Sunday February 15th Ruth and Sadie sing at South Shields Folk Club
2008 gigs
Thursday October 23rd Ruth supports Mary Humphreys & Anahata at The Barn, Baston - Lincolnshire
Monday September 22nd hex pent sing at the Herga Folk Club
August 16th to 22nd Ruth and Sadie sing at Whitby Folk Week
Friday 22nd 8 - 12 : The Ultimate Theatre Concert
Thuursday 21st 3 - 5 : Two's Company Concert
7.30 - 11 : Traditional Night Out
Wednesday 20th 7.30 - 11 : Concert
Tuesday 19th 7.30 - 11 : Concert, in Harmony
Monday 18th 6.30 - 10 : Yorkshire Garland Concert
Sunday 17th 8 - 11 : Festival Folk Club
Saturday 16th 6.30 - 9 : Family Club
Saturday August 2nd hex pent sing at the Fiddlers Green folk club nr Vienna
Friday August 1st hex pent sing in Graz, Steiermark, Austria
July 25th & 26th hex pent sing in 3 concerts at Warwick Folk Festival
Friday June 13th hex pent sing at Ipswich Riverside Folk Festival
June 6th to 8th hex pent sing in Southwell Minster during the Gate to Southwell Folk Festival
Wednesday February 6th hex pent sing at Spalding Folk Club
2007 gigs
Thursday November 15th Ruth supports Spiers & Boden at The Barn, Baston - Lincolnshire
Friday November 9th Ruth and Sadie sing at the Black Diamond Folk Song Club, Birmingham
Sunday October 21st Ruth and Sadie sing at South Shields Folk Club
August 18th to 24th Ruth and Sadie sing at Whitby Folk Week - in the following concerts:-
Friday 24th 8 - 11 : The 'Con' Club Function Room (no Sadie, but harmonies from Terry & Linda pent)
Thursday 23rd 7.30 - 11 : The Football Club
Monday 20th 12.30 - 2 : Resolution Concert Room
8 - 10.30 : The Yacht Club training room
Sunday 19th 9.30pm - 12 : The Rifle Club
Saturday 18th 6.30 - 8.30 : The Rifle Club
Saturday 28th July hex pent sing at Warwick Folk Festival
Wednesday 18th July hex pent sing at Ely Folk Club
Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th June hex pent sing at the Gate to Southwell folk festival
Friday 18th to Sunday 20th May hex pent sing at Shepley spring festival
Saturday 31st March hex pent sing at a private function in Beeston (Nottingham)
2006 gigs
Thursday 28th December A rare treat - Ruth and her mum Wendy support Kerfuffle at The Barn, Baston - Lincolnshire
Saturday 9th & Sunday 10th September hex pent sing at Bromyard Folk Festival:
Saturday meet the artists : 11 - 1.00 at The Hop Pole;
2.50 - 3.30 at the King's Arms;
& Sunday 2.20 - 2.50 at the parish church.
August 19th to 25th Ruth and Sadie sing at Whitby Folk Week in the following concerts:-
Friday 25th 6.30 - 9 : The Rifle Club concert room
Tuesday 22nd hex pent with a little help from their mate Sid Kipper launch their CD 'Sleep when you're dead' in the Spa Pavilion bar
Sunday 20th 3 - 5 : The Yacht Club lounge
8 - 10.30 : The Yacht Club training room
Saturday 19th 3 - 5 : The Metropole Hotel ballroom
7 - 11 : The Yacht Club training room
July 21st & 22nd hex pent sing at Warwick folk festival
Friday evening 8.40 - 9.15 in concert at the Living Tradition Centre
Saturday evening 9.15 - 10 "Meet the Artists" in the Arts Centre
Thursday 25th May Ruth supports Roy Bailey at The Barn, Baston - Lincolnshire
April 28th to 30th Ruth & Sadie sing at the Moore & Coast festival in Whitby.
Thursday 16th February hex pent share the bill with Paul Bellamy & Mark Campbell at The Barn, Baston - Lincolnshire
Friday 27th January Ruth & Sadie sing at the BACCApipes folk club - The Ukrainian Club, Keighley