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 and integrity of their performance. They have played the 2012 Olympics in Weymouth & the Tall Ships Regatta in both Waterford (Eire) & Falmouth (England); and many Festivals across the UKContinue Reading

Keith Donnelly

Keith Donnelly by John S Wright

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 most fantasticContinue Reading

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 playing and recording his own unique brand ofContinue Reading

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 from long before their involvement inContinue Reading

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 builds to outrageous peaks giving them the titleContinue Reading

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 is the missing link, the joining point, where folk fuses with country – as good as you’ll hear on any record out of Austin or Nashville – beautiful Continue Reading

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 family audiences. A must see. This year theyContinue Reading

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 time. They set out to be a band that could play Traditional English music that rocked, rather than just being another ‘Folk Rock’ Band. After a few line-up changes they finallyContinue Reading

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 given showstopping ceilidhs at Warwick, Folk East, Towersey Festival and Bromyard Folk Festival they are very much on the map as one of the most in-demand ceilidh dance bandsContinue Reading

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 circus.