Fairport Convention to play at Chesterfield’s Winding Wheel on winter tour

British folk/rock band Fairport Convention play in Chesterfield next month as part of a winter tour of the UK.

Their concert at the Winding Wheel on February 10 will feature songs from the new album Myths and Heroes as well as classics from a repertoire spanning nearly 50 years.

“Our first love is performing live,” says founder-member Simon Nicol, “so we’re really excited about performing these shows.”

Fairport Convention hold a BBC Lifetime Achievement Award and their album Liege & Lief was voted Most Influential Folk Album of All Time by Radio 2 listeners.

Tickets for the Chesterfield date cost £22. To book contact 01246 345222 or www.chesterfieldtheatres.co.uk