We are an eight-piece multi-instrumental band with six voices, playing foot-stomping, heart-warming, uplifting music from traditional roots around the world.

We enjoy pub gigs, club gigs, charity gigs, parties and festivals.


BIG NEWS: We are excited to announce the BRAMPTON SESSIONS hosted by Jig for a Kiss.

There will be guest artists, floor spots, tunes for everyone to join in*, and a few songs and tunes from us.

The sessions will take  place on the first Wednesday of each month, from 7.30 pm to 10.45 pm,           at St Thomas’s Centre, Chatsworth Road, S40 3AW (in the bar, with Brampton Brewery beers). Suggested donation £3.

More details:  07739084478   Facebook: The Brampton Sessions  Email: bramptonsessions@gmail.com

*tunes and songs for the all-in session playing can be found here www.bramptonsessions.co.uk





Sunday 23 April at The Rose and Crown, Brampton, Chesterfield


Wednesday 3 May: Brampton Session at St Thomas’s Centre, Chatsworth Road. Guest: Judy Dunlop


Wednesday 7 June: Brampton Session at St Thomas’s Centre, Chatsworth Road. Guest: Break a Leg


Saturday 24 June at The Fishponds Music Festival, Matlock Bath: 5.30 to 6.30 pm in the main bar



Sunday 25 June at the Chesterfield Canal Festival, Staveley Town Basin, S43 3XZ                               chesterfield-canal-trust.org.uk/chesterfield-canal-festival


Wednesday 5 July: Brampton Session at St Thomas’s Centre, Chatsworth Road. Guest: Kootch


Friday 21 July at Monkey Park, Chester Street, Chesterfield, supporting The Handlebards:

the play – A Midsummer’s Night Dream – begins at 7 pm; JFAK will be on at 6.15 and during the interval



Saturday 2 September at St Thomas’s Church, Brampton, Chesterfield (Private Event)


Friday 17 November at Greenhill Library




In the meantime, if anyone wants to invite us to play … please get in touch! Contact details appear below.



Here are two new videos made by our friend Colin Harrison at a gig in February 2022:


2022 06 18 New French Schottisches H264


For bookings or enquiries:
ring 07739 084478,
email us on jigforakiss1@gmail.com
or use the contact form


Thanks to everyone for all your support and we hope to see you soon.