For 50 years, our club has brought the very best local, national and international artistes on the folk scene to Burton-on-Trent.

"It's always an absolute delight to visit Brewtown - such a welcoming and warm club, with the most moving and varied gathering of floorspots in the country." Grace Notes

"Brewtown Folk Club...brewed to perfection and suits all tastes... highly recommended." Martyn Wyndham-Read

2015 marks the 50th. Anniversary of live music at Brewtown (Burton) Folk Club so, to celebrate the occasion, we have decided to invite guest artists who have been particularly popular at the Club over many years. We hope your favourite is amongst them.

Next Guest

Steve Tilston
9th October 2015

Ask anyone on the English acoustic music scene, who their favourite guitarist, singer, songwriter and entertainer is and nine times out of ten the same name will crop up in the top three of every department.
Steve Tilston is one of our most celebrated song-smiths; widely recognised within the world of folk and contemporary music. The words, arrangements and subtle, quite superb guitar playing could be no one else.Writer of the classic songs, Slipjigs and Reels, Here’s to Tom Paine and The Naked Highwayman and joint winner (with Bella Hardy) of the 2012 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards for "Best Original song" with "The Reckoning".