Martin Young - Bowstring - Folk, Ceilidh, Barn Dance

Martin Young is an English folk singer based in Faversham, Kent, with roots firmly in the English tradition. He has played all over Britain at many different venues large and small including clubs and festivals. He has toured Europe and New Zealand.

Barn Dances and Ceilidhs

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MARTIN is a CALLER for BARN DANCES and CEILIDHS as a member of the band SWING THE BRIDGE (with Pip Ives and Gemma Gayner) and is always willing to call for other bands in addition to his work with THE WATERGRAIN BAND (with Ben Paley, Pip Ives and Geoff Sandiford) and as a solo performer……. MARTIN is also in great demand as a caller with recorded music


Dates are subject to change. Call us on 01795 538238/07813 202503 

                      Waltham Abbey 130513                                                                     Martin Young                                                       The Watergrain Band

Available CD's

Martin Young - Watergrain Martin Young - The Climbing Boy Martin Young - Botany Bay Bowstring - Vinnie's Return

Click an image to hear samples or purchase a CD

Upcoming gigs

March 17

Draughts, 34, High Street, Eltham SE9 1BT

Martin Young & Pip Ives play for St Patrick’s Day

March 24


Martin calls for a barn dance at St Paul’s Church, Church St. (St Pauls, Canterbury

August 11th 2018

Finglesham nr Deal, Kent UK

Wedding Barn Dance with Swing The Bridge