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Show Of Hands

Show Of Hands

Saturday. Show of Hands are undeniably one of the strongest current forces in acoustic music – England’s finest and most popular roots duo and…

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Jon Boden and The Remnant Kings

Jon Boden and The Remnant Kings

Thursday. Jon Boden has become the ‘stand out performer of his generation’ (The Guardian) of traditional folk artists, but one whose repertoire…

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Korrontzi

Korrontzi

Saturday. A Highlight of 2016 - great to have them back! Korrontzi folk band (Mungia, Basque Country, 2004) were formed by trikitixa player Agus…

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Gordie MacKeeman and His Rhythm Boys

Gordie MacKeeman and His Rhythm Boys

Gordie MacKeeman exemplifies the term natural showman. An ace fiddle player nicknamed “crazy legs” for his frenetic loose-limbed step- dancing,…

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Granny's Attic

Granny’s Attic

Granny’s Attic – Cohen Braithwaite-Kilcoyne (Melodeon, Concertina, Vocals), George Sansome (Guitar, Vocals) and Lewis Wood (Fiddle, Mandolin,…

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Vishtèn

Vishtèn

For over a decade, the Acadian trio Vishtèn has dazzled audiences with its fiery blend of traditional French songs and original instrumentals that…

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Megson

Megson

Three times nominated in the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards and double winners of the Spiral Earth Awards Megson draw heavily on their Teesside heritage to…

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Daoirí Farrell

Daoirí Farrell

A former electrician, who decided to change profession after seeing Christy Moore perform on Irish TV, Dublin-born traditional singer and bouzouki…

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Crows

Crows

Formed originally in 1978 by Ralph Jordan and James Patterson (Silas) and Mick Ryan and Jon Burge, CROWS were a popular fixture on the club and…

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Gnoss

Gnoss

Gnoss are a dynamic four-piece of fiddle, flute, guitar and percussion, that tackle energetic tune sets and driving folk song with a ‘maturity of…

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notorious J.I.G

notorious J.I.G is the brainchild of electronica aficionados, trad tune devotees and ceilidh dance cognoscenti. Mixing the hottest breaks from old…

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Luke Daniels

Luke Daniels

Described by Songlines as “a future classic” and by Acoustic Magazine as “an enchanting delight” ★★★★ award-winning singer and…

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Moore Moss Rutter

Moore Moss Rutter

A series of remarkable gigs has heightened the sense of anticipation around the reunion of Tom Moore, Archie Churchill-Moss and Jack Rutter in the…

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Les Barker by Chris Radcliffe

Les Barker

Les Barker writes strange poems and comes from originally from Manchester, but he's now Welsh. He was an accountant before he became a professional…

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Jimmy Aldridge and Sid Goldsmith

Jimmy Aldridge and Sid Goldsmith

Jimmy Aldridge and Sid Goldsmith are a highly acclaimed folk duo who play traditional and original music of the British Isles. Over the last three…

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She Shanties

She Shanties

We are a women's shanty crew. We are women. We sing shanties. In 2011 we got together through a love of singing and shanties and we haven't…

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The Trials of Cato

The Trials of Cato

Hailing from North Wales and Yorkshire, The Trials of Cato returned to the UK from Beirut, Lebanon in the winter of 2016. Since then their feet have…

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ALAW

ALAW

ALAW is three leading musicians who bring a wealth of experience to a shared passion – the traditional music of Wales. Whether unearthing rare gems…

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Luke Concannon

Luke Concannon is an English singer-who writes songs from his depths. Best known for being the lead singer/guitarist with Nizlopi, who topped the…

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Kitty Macfarlane

Kitty Macfarlane

Kitty Macfarlane is a Somerset-based singer and songwriter. Her lyrics combine honest snapshots of everyday humanity with the bigger questions that…

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Shooting Roots

Summer is finally here and that means it’s time for some Shooting Roots fun! This year at Warwick, Shooting Roots will be running Craft and Ceilidh…

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Keith Donnelly ‘Nursery Rhymes Covered In Custard’

Come to the Ceilidh House for the launch of Keith’s new live children’s album Nursery Rhymes Covered In Custard, recorded last year at Bromyard…

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Steamchicken

Steamchicken

Ceilidh-swing swing veterans Steamchicken return to the concert circuit with a re-invented set, a new hard hitting sound and the fabulous Amy Kakoura…

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Jez Lowe

Jez Lowe

A double nomination in the 2015 BBC Folk Awards – for best singer and best new song – was a timely reminder of Jez Lowe’s standing in the UK…

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The Exmouth Shanty Men

The Exmouth Shanty Men

Devon's 'original buoy band' first burst on to the folk scene in 2007 and their continually growing reputation has been founded on the authenticity…

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Keith Donnelly by John S Wright

Keith Donnelly

Keith can make you laugh, cry or do anything you may or may not want to do. He is an accomplished singer guitarist and writer of national fame. An…

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Oxford Psalmody, led by Sheila Girling Macadam

SHAPE NOTE SINGING IN THE AMERICAN TRADITION A living tradition of American a capella psalmody singing with its roots in 18th century England. …

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Ian Bland

Ian Bland

Melbourne based singer songwriter - musical influences include country, celtic, and folk with stories drawn from rural and urban Australia. A…

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Paul and Liz Davenport

Paul and Liz Davenport

Paul & Liz are singers, organisers and activists who are involved in a number of projects. These range from song performances to dance, music and…

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Relentless

Relentless

The Relentless Ceilidh band formed to showcase how powerful and energised traditional English folk music can be. Highly sought after, their vibrancy…

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Dan Webster

Dan Webster is described as one of ‘one of the the U.K’s best kept musical secrets and one not to miss!’.  According to Americana UK - ‘He…

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Hand to Mouth Theatre

Equally loved by adults and children, Hand To Mouth Theatre is Martin Bridle and Su Eaton. Together, they have been creating and performing high…

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Tickled Pink

Tickled Pink

TICKLED PINK were formed in 1989. Originally a ceilidh band, they were formed as the perfect antidote to the stiff-starchy Country-dance bands of the…

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Lasair

Lasair

Lasair are a West based ceilidh band. They are one of the fastest rising English ceilidh bands on the folk scene at present. They have previously…

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Panic Circus

Panic Circus

His flexible teams of versatile Performers and work shoppers are all committed to his people friendly and child centred style. Panic Circus is a…

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Baby Bops and Toddle Bops

Baby Bops and Toddle Bops is a fun music group for babies (0-12 months), toddlers and their carers. Come and let yourself go with the…

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Dan The Hat

Dan The Hat

Dan the Hat .... Juggling and 'Showing off' since the age of 15 . His work has taken him all over the world .From solo shows onboard the…

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Will Pound’s Through the Seasons

A celebration of the year in folk dance, Through the Seasons, gives audiences a chance to experience a journey through the year of folk dance through…

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The Harvesters

The Harvesters

Americana, Old Time and Bluegrass songs, tunes and hard-shoe dancing. With that authentic atmosphere of the Appalachian Mountains and the sounds of…

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Immanuel’s Ground

WEST GALLERY WORKSHOP  - IMMANUEL’S GROUND, LED BY EDWIN MACADAM (a.k.a. DON’T GIVE UP THE DAY JOB) In the gig economy that was the 18th…

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Barefoot Bellydance

Formed in 1999 in Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, Barefoot Bellydance is a troupe of musicians and tribal style belly dancers.  The band developed…

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Show of Hands • Jon Boden & Remnant Kings • Korrontzi • Gordie MacKeeman & His Rhythm Boys • Granny’s Attic • Vishtèn • Megson • Daoirí Farrell • Gnoss • Luke Daniels • Moore Moss Rutter • Les Barker • Jimmy Aldridge & Sid Goldsmith • Cohen Braithwaite Kilcoyne • She Shanties • The Trials of Cato • ALAW •
Kitty Macfarlane • Steamchicken • Jez Lowe • The Exmouth Shanty Men • Keith Donnelly • Ian Bland • Paul & Liz Davenport • Alden Patterson And Dashwood • Cork Singers Club • Crows • Immanuel’s Ground • Inlay • Máire Ní Chéilleachair • Rowan Piggott • Will Pound Through The Seasons
Contrasaurus • Dance Cupola • Lasair • notorious J.I.G • Relentless • Tickled Pink
Barry Goodman • Bob Morgan • Cate Haynes • Fee Lock • Gordon Potts
Shooting Roots • Tuneworks
Bonzo and Doris • Dan the Hat • Hand to Mouth Theatre • Panic Circus • Pat Arrowsmith • Wyld Thyngz
Barefoot Bellydance • Berkshire Bedlam Morris • Broadside Mummers • Chinewrde Morris • Coventry Mummers • Earlsdon Morris Men • Flag and Bone Gang • Gaorsach Rapper • Hereburgh Morris • Moulton Morris Men • Oyster Morris • Plum Jerkum Border Morris • Rivington Morris • Soft Option
Aidan Moodie & Craig Baxter • Alan Bell • Alkevan • Allan Richardson • Amelia Roberts • Bill Bates • Bill Daly • Bob Booker • Bob Phillips & Frank Richards • Bruce Knight • Coventry Comhaltas • Daisybell • Dan Webster • Dave Fry • Deborah Ellis • Des Patalong • Desi McCabe • Dr Bennett • Dragonhead • Elye Cuthbertson • Endnotes (Nick Tyson, Kris Moore & Richard Croome) • Garry Cronin • George Sansome • Graeme Knights • Graham Sutherland • Heather Heywood • Helena • Jabbet’s Ash • Jim Mageean • Jim McDonald • Joel Gardner • John Morris • Ken Hall • Kieron Concannon • Louisa Davies-Foley • Luke Concannon • Maggie Coleman • Malc Gurnham & Gill Gilsenan • Man The Lifeboats • Matthew Hernandez • Mick Bisiker • Mick Buckley • Molly Pipe • Nick Dow • ONE MORE NIGHT • Oxford Psalmody • Padraig Buckley • Paul and Glen Elliott • Pete Heywood • Pete McParland • Quigley’s Favourites • Ray Padgett • Rob Halligan • Rod Stradling • Rupe • Sharp As Razors • Sheila Lum • Sly Old Dogs • Spa Strummers • Steamchicken’s Strollers • Steel Songbirds • The Dylan Rhythm Band • The Harvesters • The Original Members • The Paper Circus • The Quiet Men • Thrup’nny Bits • Tilt • Tom Long • Trevor Hewett • Tyburn • Ursula Holden – Gill • Warwick Folk Festival Choir • Wildlife Roleplay • Will Hall • William Hammond • Willow & Tool Band • WilsonWright