Past gigs

The London Sea Shanty Collective singing on the Golden Hinde

The London Sea Shanty Collective sing at the Curve Garden, Dalston

Hull Minster, singing up a thirst at the Hull Beer Festival, 2022

Wrecking Ball, Hull, Supported a perfomance of Chris Wilson’s ‘Earl de Grey’ Shanty Folk Opera by Wilberforce College students and the Hull Folk Collective. April 2022

Curve Garden, Dalston, A Sea Shanty Fundraiser for UNHCR in solidarity with all refugees. (£1,500 raised!), April 2022

Foundling Museum, London, Performance and Workshop 2022

Tower of London, Winter Festival of Song 2021

London Book Launch of “A Challenger’s Song” 2021

Trinity House, London Guest performance at the Annual Longstone Dinner 2021

London, First Shanty Festival on the Cutty Sark 2021

Rotherhithe ‘Bermondsey Welcomes Refugees’ 2021

Cody Dock, London 2021

London The Earl de Grey folk opera 2020

Broadstairs Folk Week 2019
London Totally Thames 2019 and 2020
Ireland Fastnet Maritime and Folk Festival 2018
British Library An Interlude for James Cook The Voyages 2018
Hull Folk and Maritime Festival 2017 & 2018
The Golden Hinde, London Songs of the Sea
Ireland Cleggan and Claddaghduff Festival of the Sea 2018
British Museum Moving Stories – a Refugee Week special event 2018
Mycenae House, London A Festival of Shanties and Songs of the Sea

Jim Radford sings with the London Sea Shanty Collective at Mycenae House, GreenwichPlus Solstice Shorts Festival 2019 • Harwich International Shanty Festival 2017 & 2018 • Great Yarmouth Maritime Festival 2017 & 2018 • Hull Folk and Maritime Festival 2017 & 2018 • The Measuring of the Mayflower, Rotherhithe 2018 • Whitby Folk Week 2018 • Hull Pride 2017 • London Design Festival 2017 • Story Jam: Rough Crossings • Folk of the Wood and many more