2016 artists:

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

Amadou Diagne & Modou Cissokho

Andy Irvine

Andy May Trio


Blackie and the Rodeo Kings

Crooked House

Dervish & guests

Dila V & The Odd Beats

Edward II


Eliza Carthy & the Wayward Band

Gnawa Blues All Star Band

Hot Vultures

John Jones and special guests

John McCusker Band

Karen Matheson


Kit Hawes & Aaron Catlow

Lady Maisery


Mark Radcliffe’s Galleon Blast


Nick Lowe, Paul Carrack and Andy Fairweather Low

Pete Shirley

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 Kingstone Press Folk Slam

The Urban Folk Quartet

The Wilsons

Tom Robinson Band

Treacherous Orchestra

Two Blank Pages


All Blacked Up

Blackbeard’s Tea Party



Minor Contravention


The Diatonics

Will Pound Ceilidh Band

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Photos from Shrewsbury Folk Festival's post

Helping Hands, Dancing Feet was a great schools project as part of our All Together Now programme, bringing world music and dance to children..

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The Transports

We’re delighted to be partners in the new production of Peter Bellamy’s The Transports that’s happening next year – it’s a hugely exciting project..

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28/08/2016, Ryan Kennedy - BBC Radio Shropshire

Here’s a little known fact related to SFF – every year, a group of festivalgoers get up early on the Sunday and head to our local St Chad’s Church..

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2016 Shrewsbury Folk Festival

Happy Friday folkies – just leaving this here in case you’ve got time to spare this weekend and want to relive some of the fabulous festival..

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Ten Strings And A Goat Skin

Fabulous news from Ten Strings And A Goat Skin who won legions of new fans at SFF this year – check out their sets on our YouTube page https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLn09QzYUbGaIOivYujFi7IBVfRJY6sQow

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