Blacksmith Band


Tour Dates

About the Band


We are a 5-piece, Hampshire based folk/rock band playing music in the style of Fairport Convention, Steeleye Span, The Albion Band etc.

With ages ranging from early 20s to 70s, between us we have a wealth of TV, radio, recording, touring, and festival experience.

Sound delivery is managed using the latest BOSE systems ensuring clarity and projection for audiences of up to 500 people, both indoors and outside.

Here you will find out all about the band, but for the latest news follow the link to our Facebook page.

St Mary’s Loves Music Festival  Bentworth Hants

Tumulus Festival





Blacksmith Band are:       Kathy Ashford          

                                                      Lead Vocals and Acoustic Guitar

                                          Rick Monaghan          

                                                      Fiddle, Mandolin and Vocals

                                          Graham Thomas          

                                                      Lead Guitar, Anglo Concertina and Vocals

                                          Colin Hingston               

                                                      Bass Guitar

                                          Gordon Munro          


Blacksmith Band Folk Rock UK