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We had a cracking festival in 2016 and hope you did too. The photos from last year’s festival are in our gallery .
Artist Spotlight: Tom McConville
This year at Priddy, we are proud to welcome one of the most widely respected and finest fiddlers and singers on the British folk scene, Tom McConville.
Born on Tyneside, Tom grew up in a pub with clientele from Irish and Scottish communities and thus the joys of Celtic folk was instilled in him from an early age.
He began performing in the folk clubs of the North East in the early 1970s and went on to play support to Irish folk bands like The Fureys and The Dubliners.
After a spell in the 70s with...
Last Chance to Buy Cheap Tickets
The deadline is approaching… Don’t forget that weekend tickets for Priddy Folk Festival 2017 go up in price on May 1 so if you haven’t got yours yet now’s a good time to head over to our ticket sales page and grab yourself a bargain. On or before April 30, non Camping tickets are just £70, with camping tickets only £82. From May 1, they go up by £7 for non camping and £8 camping per ticket, so it’s well worth getting your skates on. Don’t forget tickets for kids are half price for...
Priddy Rising goes up a gear!
Now in it’s sixth year the Priddy Rising project has moved up a gear with over 20 students from Wells School ready to start their folk music journey which will culminate in a Priddy Rising performance at this year’s festival.
The project, which was launched by Priddy Folk Festival in conjunction with Wells Blue School in 2012 started out as a one-off event but its success has meant it has become a permanent, ever-growing fixture.
Under the mentorship of British musician, composer and producer Will Lang, the students...