Artists confirmed so far:

A Day’s Work (folk opera by Mick Ryan)

Amadou Diagne & Modou Cissokho

Andy Irvine

Andy May Trio


Blackie and the Rodeo Kings

Dervish & guests

Dila V & The Odd Beats

Edward II

Eliza Carthy & the Wayward Band

Galleon Blast

Gnawa Blues

Hot Vultures

John Jones and special guests

John McCusker Band

Karen Matheson


Kit Hawes & Aaron Catlow

Lady Maisery

Nick Lowe, Paul Carrack and Andy Fairweather Low

Raghu Dixit

Richard Shindell

Roaring Trowmen

Rob Heron and the Tea Pad Orchestra

Rosanne Cash with John Leventhal

Ross Ainslie and Jarlath Henderson



Show of Hands

Snow in June

Stephen Fearing

Ten Strings And A Goatskin

The Boondock Hippy

The Levellers

The Kingstone Press Folk Slam

The Urban Folk Quartet

The Wilsons

Tom Robinson Band

Treacherous Orchestra

Two Blank Pages

From our Facebook…

Rosanne Cash - "Seven Year Ache" - Live From Zone C

THE Rosanne Cash will be at Shrewsbury for the first time this year – she’s shared a stage with some amazing names over the years so it’s a real..

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Shrewsbury Folk Festival

If you fancy something different for the festival this year, why not hire a lotus tent or tipi? Whatever the weather, you can do your festival..

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Méchante Soirée - Ten Strings and a Goat Skin chantent The Night They Moved The House

Ten Strings And A Goat Skin were a runaway hit with you folks last year and it’s not hard to understand why. They were so good we invited them..

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20/05/2016, Eric Smith and Clare Ashford - BBC Radio Shropshire

We’re running a great project in Shropshire schools this week bringing traditional dance with a twist to children, thanks to the Demon Barbers..

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Shrewsbury Folk Festival

Just a few more reasons why you should book your tickets if you haven’t already:

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