Upcoming Events

July 3 – Screening of Jimi Hendrix (1973) and Q&A – SOLD OUT

Elgar Room, Royal Albert Hall, London SW7 2AP

1973 rocumentary Jimi Hendrix will be screened in the Elgar Room as part of the Hall’s Summer of Love: Revisited series. Made three years after the guitarist’s untimely death, this film contains concert footage spanning his Marquee appearance in 1967 to his last UK performance at the 1970 Isle of Wight Festival, and also features […]

July 6 – Walthamstow Rock ‘n’ Roll Book Club, Waterstones

Unit 30-31 Selbourne Walk Shopping Centre, Walthamstow, London, E17 7JR

Joe is heading to Walthamstow, London, to join the Rock ‘n’ Roll Book Club at Waterstones for conversations about White Bicycles and his current projects. Tickets are £6.96 and are available here

November 6 – You say you want a revolution?

V&A Lecture Hall, London SW7 2RL

As part of the You say you want a revolution? exhibit at the V&A Museum 12:00 Joe will be “in conversation with” Nigel Waymouth – UFO poster designer, Granny Takes A-Trip proprietor 14:00 Nigel and Joe introduce the film “Performance” starring Mick Jagger and James Fox See here for more details Admission is Free

July 13 – Resonance Radio Live To Air event

White City, london

Joe will be joining Resonance Radio’s Live To Air event at the East Tower of the Television Centre in White City where he will be doing a “West London” edition of the Joe Boyd’s A-Z.  Tickets are free and available here

July 15 – Rhythm Tree Festival, Isle of Wight

Calbourne, Isle of Wight

Joe will be appearing with Robyn Hitchcock at the Rhythm Tree Festival at Three Gates Farm in Calbourne, Isle of Wight

May 15 – Bayou Maharajah screening

Hampstead, London

Bayou Maharajah is a documentary about New Orleans pianist James Booker. Joe will be at the Hampstead screening of the film which is part of the Everyman Music Film Festival.   Joe produced Booker’s first solo lp in 1975 , he appears in the film and will answer questions afterwards.      

June 11 – Festival of Voice

Reardon Smith Theatre

Olivia Chaney joins Joe for an evening of music and stories at the Festival of Voice in Cardiff, Wales

May 12 – Way to Blue: The Songs of Nick Drake

Birmingham Symphony Hall

The Songs of Nick Drake performed by Vashti Bunyan, Green Gartside, Sam Beam, Glen Hansard, Sam Lee, Olivia Chaney and Kami Thompson and James Walbourne (The Rails).   For details and tickets visit Birmingham Symphony Hall’s website.      

February 26 – V&A Friday Late

V&A Museum

This Friday evening (Feb 26)  the Victoria & Albert Museum will be holding one of their Friday Late Specials – this month’s theme is Radio. Joe will ‘perform’ a few elongated versions of the A-Z podcast. Admission is free, it starts at 6:30 and goes until 10. He’ll be in a room near the ‘ethical’ […]

November 2 – Institute of Art and Ideas – Bristol

Joe will be giving a talk and answering questions at “The Sixties” event at the Institute of Art and Ideas which starts at 6pm. 15 Berkeley Square, Bristol BS8 1HB tel: 0117 921 0455.

Concerts Curated by Joe Boyd

Love Over and Over – The Songs of Kate McGarrigle

Massey Hall, Toronto Canada, 15 June 2012

Way to Blue Australia

Sydney Opera House, 11 November 2011
Melbourne Recital Hall, 13 – 15 November 2011

Review: The Sydney Morning Herald, 14 November 2011


A New York Celebration of Kate McGarrigle

Town Hall, New York 12 & 13 May 2011

Rolling Stone 13 May 2011
New York Times 15 May 2011


Way to Blue

UK lineup Vashti Bunyan, Green Gartside, Robyn Hitchcock, Scott Matthews, Karine Polwart, Teddy Thompson, Krystle Warren 

Liverpool Philharmonic Hall, 14 October 2010
Usher Hall Edinburgh, 16 October 2010
Sage Gateshead, 17 October 2010
Bridgewater Hall Manchester, 18 October 2010


Way to Blue Italy

Italian lineup Roberto Angelini, Vashti Bunyan, Green Gartside, Robyn Hitchcock, Scott Matthews, Violante Placido, Teddy Thompson, Krystle Warren

Teatro Kursaal Santa Lucia, Bari, 10 October 2010
Auditorium Parco della Musica, Teatro Studio, Rome, 12 October 2010


A Celebration of Kate McGarrigle

Royal Festival Hall 12 June 10

Financial Times 14 June 2010
Daily Telegraph 14 June 2010
The Independent 16 June 2014


Way to Blue – The Songs of Nick Drake 

Birmingham Town Hall 16 May 2009

Review: BBC Radio 6 Music 18 May 2009

Concert Highlights:
Poor Boy with Martha Wainwright, Camille O’Sullivan, Beth Orton & Harper Simon
A Place to Be with Graham Coxon


Way to Blue – The Songs of Nick Drake

Celtic Connections – Glasgow 20 Jan 2010
Brighton Dome – 21 Jan 2010
London Barbican – 22 Jan 2010
Warwick Art Centre – 23 Jan 2010

Review: Music-New.com 23 Jan 2010


Witchseason Weekend: Barbican, London

An All Star Fairport Convention – 18 July 2009
Very Cellular Songs: The Music of the Incredible String Band – 19 July 2009

Review: Guardian 24 July 2009


Tribute to Syd Barrett: Madcap’s Last Laugh 

Barbican 10 May 2007

Concert Programme (http://www.joeboyd.co.uk/madcap_programme.pdf)

Independent (http://www.joeboyd.co.uk/press/concerts/independent_barrett.html) 14 May 2007
Guardian (http://www.joeboyd.co.uk/press/concerts/guardian_barrett.html) 16 May 2007