Flats & Sharps

Flats & Sharps

Hailing from Cornwall, in the South West of England, Flats and Sharps blur the lines between Bluegrass, Folk, Country & Pop, gaining recognition for performing their own highly original songs as well as their renditions of Bluegrass classics. These five incredible young musicians honed their skills in 350 live performances over nearly five years charming and wowing audiences along the …

Afro Ceilidh Allstars

Afro Ceilidh Allstars is an exciting collaboration between 5th generation master drummer Musa Mboob from The Gambia and English musician Tom Fairbairn (Whapweasel, Pigeon English, MoonDance etc) and top jazz saxophonist/composer Joe Browne. Musa is best known for his percussive mastery with groups such as Damon Albarn’s ‘Africa Express’ and jazz great Alan Skidmore’s band ‘Ubizo’ – the lineup also features some …

Firepit collective

Firepit Collective are a trio playing traditional and contemporary folk music from the British Isles and further afield. With a background in the travelling life, their music grew from sessions with friends around firepits on site. The music’s subject is often that of protest – against capitalism, fascism, the state, the monarchy and environmental harm. It is music of the …

Tom McConville Band

The Tom Mcconville Band is surely the most entertaining exciting four piece operating on the festival circuit today. Fronted by the incendiary fiddle playing of BBC Musician of the Year Tom Mcconville ( who Seth Lakeman regards as his biggest influence ) . This band also features Shona Kipling, one of the finest accordion players in the country,David Newey who …

John Mc Cusker, John Doyle & Mike McGoldrick

Master of flutes, whistles and Uillean pipes Mike is a founding member of Flook , and Lunasa and is a current member of Capercaillie. Regarded as one of the greatest flute players of all time, Mike spent 2010 on a worldwide tour with Mark Knopfler, has toured with The Afro Celts, RTE Orhcestra and Kate Rusby and collaborated with the …