Flats and Sharps

Flats and Sharps are a four-piece bluegrass outfit from Penzance, Cornwall. Delivering energetic, enthusiastic and spirited Bluegrass to audiences all around the world, Flats and Sharps have been performing their unique take on this music for over eight years. Their shows include a wide variety of influences, from a fresh and modern outlook on foot-stomping Bluegrass material through to their …

Ewan McLennan

Ewan McLennan has come to be known as a guitarist at the very forefront of his generation; a troubadour, balladeer and storyteller cut in the old style; a singer that can move audiences with his passion and pathos; and a songwriter for whom social justice is still a burning issue. From a BBC Horizon Award to his performances on the acclaimed …

Hannah Scott

From Suffolk via Italy, Hannah Scott performs contemporary folk music and is picking up a loyal following thanks to her distinctive voice, strong melodies and thought-provoking lyrics.  She has found her music home with creative partner Stefano Della Casa and their music has been heard on BBC Radio 2 and 6Music, including a live session on Dermot O’Leary’s show.  Hannah’s …

Maxine Venton and Chezney Newman – FFTP

The duo of Maxine Venton on fiddle and Chezney Newman on guitar play some of the most beautiful and passionate acoustic folk you are likely to hear anywhere. Their self-penned tunes and songs are steeped in Celtic music traditions and present-day stories, and paint a picture from the modern day communities they come from.

Tim Edey

Tim Edey, BBC Radio Two’s Folk Musician of the year 2012, is a multi- instrumentalist and singer who has toured the world and recorded with most of the major names in Celtic/Contemporary roots music including; The Chieftains, Christy Moore, Sharon Shannon, Natalie MacMaster, Altan, Capercaillie, Brendan Power, Michael McGoldrick, Seamus Begley, Dougie Maclean, The Barra, MacNeills, JP Cormier, Shaun Davey, …

The Shackleton Trio

The Shackleton Trio feature Georgia Shackleton alongside guitarist Aaren Bennett and mandolinist Nic Zupardi.  Together they play an exciting blend of folk, Americana and self-penned material, instrumentally influenced by British, American and Scandinavian folk traditions, with a regional twist from their native East Anglia. Frequently referred to as one of the hardest working bands on the scene, The Shackleton Trio …

Rob Heron and the Teapad Orchestra

Rob Heron and the Tea Pad Orchestra don’t care what genre you choose to put them in – western swing, country blues, ragtime hokum or whatever else– as long as you understand that they’re 100% sincere and 100% immersed in this stuff. This is no lazy pastiche, no dressing up box. They live and breathe this music and want you …

Random Ceilidh Band

In 2015 Random celebrated its 15th anniversary by playing many major festivals and ceilidhs, at the end of which they decided to take a break for a while. And now Random are back – with a fresh new line-up – fiddle (Penny Kempson), melodeon (Paul Nye), drums (Adam Courthold), bass (Dean Clay) and electric guitars (Aaron Horlock).  New and traditional …

Punch The Sky

Punch The Sky are a World-Rock Band based in Birmingham who have made it their mission to get audiences jumping, singing and dancing across the UK. ​Their unique, loud and thrillingly energetic live shows take the audience through an infectiously fun rollercoaster ride of sexy sax lines, tongue-in-cheek lyrics, thrill-seeking solos and virtuosic versatility. Punch the sky have rocked the …