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

Crooked House

Dervish & guests

Dila V & The Odd Beats

Edward II


Eliza Carthy & the Wayward Band

Galleon Blast

Gnawa Blues All Star Band

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

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 Levellers

The Kingstone Press Folk Slam

The Urban Folk Quartet

The Wilsons

Tom Robinson Band

Treacherous Orchestra

Two Blank Pages

From our Facebook…


The festival will welcome Richard Shindell back this year. One of our all time favourites, a terrific song writer and a world class performer…

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Genevieve Tudor's Sunday Folk - BBC Radio Shropshire

Festival Director Alan Surtees will be choosing his Six of the Best and chatting with Genevieve Tudor on Sunday Folk this week about 20 years..

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Timeline Photos

We love this photo that was taken at one of the workshops hosted by the Demon Barbers as part of our schools project last month. It was a great..

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What's new at Shrewsbury Folk Festival 2016?

Want to know what’s new at SFF 2016?

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Shrewsbury Folk Festival

If you’re a musician, the Tuneworks sessions at the festival are a great thing to be part of. Download the tunebook in advance and get practising..

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