singer
songwriter
poet
 
2008
 
December 2008
19th

The Compasses, Littley Green, Great Waltham, CM3 1BU. Live performance with Fiona McBain. This will be a relaxed and informal night in the bar, with Steve performing a mix of his own songs and a few favourites by other songwriters. This is not karaoke! This is a night of original material, romantic ballads, philosophical poetry, and there may even be a couple of xmas hymns and carols to get you into the mood for Christmas If you can make it you will also discover a fine traditional rural pub!

December 2008
16th
The Mill Arts & Events Centre, Mill Hall, Bellingham Lane, Rayleigh, Essex SS6 7ED
Live performance from 7pm along with several other acts in a Christmas Charity Concert in aid of H.A.R.P and the Basildon Womens Refuge. The evening will finish with an auction. Tickets on the door: £5.00 adults, £2.50 under 12's.
Further information 01268 778171.
November 2008
21st
Havering Poetry Competition 2008
Judge at the Creative Writing Mayoral Reception, The Windmill Hall, Upminster.
October 2008
25th

Rayleigh Arts Festival 2008
as part of the The Essex Art & Design Show 10am to 5pm. Performing in the main hall from 12 noon to 12.30pm and again from 3.30pm to 4pm at
The Mill Arts & Events Centre

September 2008
26th

The Acoustic Kitchen
Crofters Coffee house, 27 King Street, King's Lynn, PE30 1HA.
An evening of 4 great acts; Steve O'Kane, Takeda, Jess Bryant, and Ian McKone. Sound checks commence 7.00pm, show begins 8.00 p.m. Tickets £5.00.

September 2008
24th

BBC Norfolk Radio
Live performance and chat, between 3pm and 4pm, courtesy of David Webster and the Roy Waller Show.
Listen live online! or on 95.1, 95.6, or 104.4 FM.

September 2008
7th

Harold Hill Festival
Central Park,
Romford, RM3 9LB.
The music session lasts from 12 noon to 4pm. Performing on stage from 1pm sponsored by Link FM.

August 2008
6th
Havering Folk Club
The Golden Lion, 2 High Street, Romford,
RM1 1HR.
£5.00 on the door. Starts 8pm.
August 2008
2nd
The Queens Theatre
Billet Lane, Hornchurch. Special outdoor fund raising event, variety of acts, stage and p.a from 10am to 3pm.
August 2008
1st
Live interview and performance on
Whipps Cross Radio
(local radio hospital only) 8pm to 9pm.
July 2008
18th

Performance at
The St. Olaves Association, Ye Olde Kings Heade, High Road, Chigwell, Essex
IG7 6QA.

July 2008
12th

The Inaugural Snodland Folk Festival
Snodland, Kent.
A new addition to the calendar of The Snodland Carnival 2008 from midday onwards, organised by Don Thompson at The Bull, 1 Holborough Rd, Snodland, Kent, ME6 5DQ - 01634 240491.

July 2008
11th
Orpington Friday Folk
The Liberal Club, 7 Station Rd, Orpington, Kent. Celebration night.
June 2008
6th
Orpington Friday Folk
The Liberal Club, 7 Station Rd, Orpington, Kent.
May 2008
31st
The Queens Theatre foyer, Hornchurch, Essex. RM11 1QT.
From 10pm onwards.
 
3rd
The Queens Theatre foyer, Hornchurch, Essex. RM11 1QT.
From 10pm onwards.
March 2008
29th
Special Earth Day/radio show from 7.p.m. till 10.pm. Format to be fully decided, but will involve debate and discussion about the environment, then studio will be plunged into symbolic atmospheric darkness, and I will perform some of my songs acoustically as nature intended. on Link FM Radio 92.2 fm.
 
22nd
The Queens Theatre foyer, Hornchurch, Essex. RM11 1QT.
From 10pm onwards.
February 2008
22nd
Live interview and songs on
Whipps Cross Radio
(local radio hospital only).
9th
The Queens Theatre foyer, Hornchurch, Essex. RM11 1QT.
From 10pm onwards.
January 2008
28th

"Unplugged" event 8pm to 8:30pm. The Queens Theatre, Hornchurch, Essex. RM11 1QT.
£3.00 on the door. Doors open 7.30pm.

 
25th
Interview and songs on the Pop-Rock show, 6pm to 7pm, on Link FM Radio 92.2 fm.