Josh Okeefe announces August UK dates

After a turbulent couple of years, young and rising folk troubadour Josh Okeefe has announced his return to the stage with a busy August 2021 schedule of live shows and festival appearances in the UK. Finally getting the chance to showcase his critically acclaimed debut full-length album ‘Bloomin’ Josh Okeefe’, Josh will kick off his string of UK dates at the Craufurd Arms, Milton Keynes and will end at the Liverpool Irish Centre.

Having performed sold-out shows from California to New York and from Nashville to London and Glasgow, Okeefe has shared stages with legends including Kris Kristofferson, playing for a crowd of 10,000 at London’s Kenwood House for the iconic songwriter’s birthday celebration. He’s also performed with Ramblin’ Jack Elliott, Alison Krauss and Rufus Wainwright, among many others. In addition, he has joined Bernie Sanders for a ‘Virtual Town Hall Meeting’, he’s appeared at protest events, helping to draw attention to the Black Lives Matter movement and at the site of the tragic 2017 Grenfell Tower fire in West London, where he performed an original song recounting the harrowing event.

August 4, 2021 – Craufurd Arms, Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
August 5, 2021 – Abbotsbury Church, Newton Abbot, United Kingdom
August 7, 2021 – Camp Kin Festival, Kelmarsh, United Kingdom
August 8, 2021 – The Prince Albert, Stroud, United Kingdom
August 9, 2021 – Bath Folk Festival, Bath, United Kingdom
August 11, 2021 – Derby Market Place, Derby, United Kingdom
August 13, 2021 – John Peel Centre, Stowmarket, United Kingdom
August 14, 2021 – The Folklore Rooms, Brighton, United Kingdom
August 15, 2021 – Bedford Esquires, Bedford, United Kingdom
August 19, 2021 – The Old Cinema Launderette, Durham, United Kingdom
August 20, 2021 – Victoria Hall, Settle, United Kingdom
August 21, 2021 – The Globe, Newcastle, United Kingdom
August 22, 2021 – Hug And Pint, Glasgow, United Kingdom
August 26, 2021 – Green Note, London, United Kingdom
August 28, 2021 – Wokingham Festival, Wokingham, United Kingdom
August 29, 2021 – Kings Lock Marquee, Middlewich, United Kingdom
August 30, 2021 – Kitchen Garden Cafe, Birmingham, United Kingdom
August 31, 2021 – Liverpool Irish Centre, Liverpool, United Kingdom


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