2017 line up to date

  • Alma

  • Andy Fairweather Low & the Low Riders featuring the Hi Riders Special Soul Review

  • Chris While and Julie Matthews

  •  Coven (Lady Maisery, O’Hooley & Tidow, and Grace Petrie)

  • Daphne’s Flight (Helen Watson, Melanie Harrold, Julie Matthews, Chris While & Christine Collister)

  • Eric Bibb

  • Greg Russell and Ciaran Algar

  • Greg Russell (solo)

  •  Jamie Huddlestone

  • Jim Moray’s Upcetera Ensemble

  • Jimmy Aldridge and Sid Goldsmith

  • Joe Broughton’s Conservatoire Folk Ensemble

  • John Kirkpatrick

  • Jon Boden

  • Le Vent Du Nord

  • Loudon Wainwright III

  • Maz O’Connor

  • Mick Ryan and Paul Downes

  • Moirai

  • Na-Mara

  • National Youth Folk Ensemble

  • Ragged Union

  • Roaring Trowmen

  • Oysterband

  • Sam Carter

  • Sam Kelly and the Lost Boys

  • Sarah Jarosz

  • Seth Lakeman

  • Skipinnish

  • Steamchicken

  • The East Pointers

  • The Fitzgeralds

  • The Transports – reworking of Peter Bellamy’s groundbreaking folk opera with The Young’uns, Faustus, Nancy Kerr, Matthew Crampton, Greg Russell and Rachael McShane

  • The Unthanks

  • The Wilsons

  • The Young’uns

  • Wood, Wire and Words

Dance Bands

  • Glorystrokes

  • Jabadaw

  • Steamchicken

  • Boldwood

  • Lasair

  • Contrasaurus

From our Facebook…

Loudon Wainwright III "My Meds" Live on Soundcheck

We are so happy Loudon is coming back to Shrewsbury. There is absolutely no one like him. Here he is at his funny, but naughty, best. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SjQG0aGozMI

44 likes, 4 comments14 hours ago

The East Pointers live at Celtic Colours International Festival 2015

The East Pointers are coming over from Canada just to do SFF in 2017. How lucky did we get? They are so unbelievably good. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wBF9nuzryPw

21 likes, 5 comments1 day ago

This year, despite DOUBLING the allocation of tier 1 tickets, we have sold out of them in record time and moved onto tier 2 prices already (only..

47 likes, 11 comments1 day ago

Joe Broughton's Conservatoire Folk Ensemble - 2016 Rehearsal

The festival kicks off this year with Joe Broughton’s Conservatoire Folk Ensemble, this inspirational, fun filled, energy packed orchestra of..

25 likes, 3 comments2 days ago

First acts revealed for Shrewsbury Folk Festival 2017

Read all about it and book your tickets!!! The 2017 acts are revealed in our e-newsletter…..

72 likes, 22 comments2 days ago