Friday

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Friday Evening

Vishten, Daoirí Farrell, Jez Lowe, Jimmy Aldridge and Sid Goldsmith, Keith Donnelly

Relentless with Gordon Potts

plus Paul & Liz Davenport, George Sansome, The Exmouth Shanty Men, Rob Halligan,  Endnotes, Coventry Comhaltas, Tom Long , Mick Buckley, Bill Daly, Paul and Glen Elliott , Ian Bland, The Original Members, Allan Richardson, WilsonWright, Daisybell, Bob Phillips & Frank Richards, Dr Bennett, Matthew Hernandez, Des Patalong, Thrup’nny Bits, One More Night, Ray Padgett, Pete Heywood, Nick Dow, Luke Concannon

Friday Daytime

Jimmy Aldridge and Sid Goldsmith, Daisybell, Helena, Cohen Braithwaite Kilcoyne, Dragonhead, The Harvesters, Jez Lowe

notorious J.I.G with Dan Old

Panic Circus, Tuneworks, Dan the Hat, Shooting Roots, Rupe

Friday all day from £39, Evening tickets £29 or book Full weekend tickets – book online today

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 fuse Celtic and Acadian genres with a modern rock sensibility and indie-folk influences. Lauded as “traditional but fiercely up-to-the- moment”…

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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 player Daoirí (pronounced ‘Derry’) Farrell is being described by some of the biggest names in Irish folk music as one of most important singers to…

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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 school and modern hip hop, disco and funk with blistering traditional tunes on fiddle and accordion. Whether you're a ceilidh junkie or family…

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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 years they have built a reputation on the UK folk scene for arresting and moving performances. The songs themselves are always given centre stage but…

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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 stopped. Sally Gall Sadie Price Ruthie Boycott-Garnett Ruth Price Rachel Hamer Kate Gessey Jo Ellis Freyja Boycott-Garnett Esther…

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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 barely touched the ground as their eclectic brand of folk music – encompassing 18th century ballads all the way up to self-penned stomping dance…

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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 charts with ‘The JCB Song’ in 2005, he’s been releasing music under his own name since his 2013 album ‘Give It All’. Luke writes about people…

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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 Project workshops for 12-17 year-olds. The workshops are run by an assortment of young, enthusiastic tutors who make them as welcoming, inclusive,…

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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 folk and acoustic music scene. Not only he is one of the busiest live performers in the country, but his songs are among the most widely sung by other…

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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 incomparable funny man, as Jasper Carrot once said 'Keith could make sheep laugh'. There really is no-one else like Keith Donnelly. He tells the…

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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 career spanning over thirty years, the words and music of Ian Bland are an intrinsic part of the fabric of Melbourne’s music scene. He has been…

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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 publishing on many things in the folk tradition. Although involved in the folk scene since the 1960s, Paul and Liz both have singing connections…

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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 and energy have amazed dancers and callers alike at many of the country’s top Folk Festivals. They create music with an unmatched driving force that…

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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 quality, intelligent and popular puppet and shadow puppet theatre for more than 30 years. They combine acting, music and puppets to create shows for…

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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 new wave non-animal circus-clown-theatre outfit steeped in the continuously evolving tradition of travelling…

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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 prestigious QE2 to posh parties in Barbados as well as corporate shows in Berlin and the giant Malls of Qatar, Dubai and Kuwait. Not to mention countless years…

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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 the Southern States intimately intertwined with instrumental integrity, The Harvesters deliver a performance to savour. Blend the strong rhythms of…

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