first artists announced for 2020!

We are thrilled to announce our first wave of artists for 2020 including:

O'Hooley & Tidow - Jesca Hoop - John Bramwell & The Full Harmonic Convergence - Kathryn Tickell & The Darkening -   The Magpie Arc - Martin Harley & Band

For full programme so far click here

 

2020 Festival Line-up
Thursday 15 - Sunday 18 October

Clare Sands • Daiori Farrell Trio • The English Fiddle Ensemble • 

Gigspanner • Harp and a Monkey  • Harri Endersby • Hollie Rogers

John Bramwell & the full harmonic convergence • Kabantu • 

Kathryn Tickell & The Darkening • Katy Rose Bennett • Lady Nade

The Magpie Arc • Martin Harley & Band • MOXIE • O'Hooley & Tidow

Sisters of Elva Hill • The Magpies • VRï • Will Pound Band

and much more to be announced!

Ye Vagabond

other upcoming events from manchester folk festival:

INDIA ELECTRIC CO.

22nd  April 2020

at LEAF, Manchester

Tickets:  £17.84 (inc fees)

Click here for more info and to book

CATRIN FINCH  AND SECKOU  KEITA

with special guests Vishtèn

7th June 2020 at  The Met, Bury

Tickets:  from £27 (inc fees)

Click here for more info and to book

THEA GILMORE

plus Mark Radcliffe

7th October    2020 at  The Met, Bury

Tickets:  from £20   (plus fees)

Click here for more info and to book

 

Have you seen our sister festival?

Rochdale Folk Festival runs 18th - 21st June 2020.

For more  details click   below

“Some star venues and some star acts ... the list is endless.
It’s good to have Manchester back on the map with a whopping great big festival

and this is a whopping great big festival”

- BBC Radio 6 Music

 

“This is some folk festival, Manchester!” 

- Billy Bragg

"Leave your preconceptions at home"

- I love Manchester 

 

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