Guest Nights

We feature a guest artist on the first Thursday of each month (excluding July & August).

Show starts at 8:30 pm.

Ticket Prices – Members: £5.00. Non-members: £8.00.

Guests appearing in 2022

1st December


Formed in 2013, Forgaitherin are old favourites at Nitten. A North-East Fife based folk group who never fail to entertain with a wide-ranging mixture of both traditional and contemporary folk songs. Always a joy to listen to. Make sure you catch their return to Nitten.

29th December 2022 - Special Guest Appearance


We will be hosting a special guest evening on 29th December, featuring our old friends 'Kinrick' They have appeared at the close of the year on many previous occasions and they're always a sheer delight. Dave, Alex, Brian and John sing a blend of traditional and contemporary folk with their own fabulous originals thrown in for good measure. A great way to wind up 2022.

Coming up in 2023

5th January 2023

North Sea Gas

Together over thirty-nine years and stronger than ever! “North Sea Gas” is one of Scotland’s most popular folk bands with great vocals and tremendous three part harmonies. This is bound to be a cracking evening. One for the diary.

2nd February 2023

Iona Fyfe

Making a welcome return to the Nitten stage, Aberdeenshire folksinger, Iona Fyfe, has become one of Scotland’s finest singers, rooted deeply in the singing traditions of the North East of Scotland. Make sure you don't miss this show.

2nd March 2023

Tom Clelland

After a long absence and some serious health issues Tom returns to Nitten with his warmth and geniality thankfully intact. A simple acoustic guitar and a gentle, pleasant voice have been more than enough to please fans for many decades.

6th April 2023


Maggie, Helen and Ronnie provide an eclectic combination of Classically flavoured tunes, Traditional songs and stunning originals. Hoolet are one of the most exciting bands on the scene right now, Definitely a show not to be missed.

4th May 2023

Anthony John Clarke

An erudite and charming man, Anthony provides entertainment of the highest quality. He is hailed as one of the countries leading singer - songwriters and this is guaranteed to be an unforgettable night. Make sure you're there.

1st June 2023

Jez Lowe

Jez is an enchanting performer with an engaging North-Eastern wit. His songs are mainly written in a traditional style, accompanied on guitar, cittern and harmonica. He has built an enviable reputation as a songwriter and performer. Not to be mised.

7th September 2023


Returning to Nitten for the first time in seven years, Luckenbooth have been playing together around the folk clubs and festivals in Scotland for almost 20 years. Not to be missed.

5th October 2023

Kenny Spiers

Kenny Speirs is a legend of the Folk scene. His songs and voice resonate from the Scottish Borders and beyond across the folk music world. A genuine master of his craft. Don't miss him.

2nd November 2023

Coaltown Daisies

Original folk, soul and Americana music from two of Scotland's liveliest and most dynamic performers. A fabulous evening is guaranteed so come along and join the fun.

7th December 2023

Jim and Susie Malcolm

We are delighted to welcome Jim Malcolm, this time as a duo with his wife Susie, back to the Nitten stage. Pure, warm Scottish folk voices you can never tire of listening to. Don't miss it.

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Performing at Nitten Folk Club

Our guest nights are held at 8:30pm on the first Thursday of each month (excluding July and August). Usually it's two 45 minute spots. Each spot is preceded by 2 or 3 'floor spots' from audience members and a raffle is held in the interval..

Everything you need is here

P.A. is provided (unless you particularly want to bring your own) and our resident sound man is on hand to ensure that you sound your very best. We have an excellent state of the art digital P.A. system and all mics, stands, cables, etc. are available.