Folk & Acoustic Stage

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BATH YOUTH FOLK BAND

FOLK  •  Satuday  •  13.00pm

Bath Folk Youth Band is a top-class youth folk ensemble in Bath, drawing on the enthusiasm and talents of students from its annual Traditional Music Summer School. The ensemble was formally launched at Bath Folk Festival 2014 with a week of workshops and performances, including a collaboration with the Ards CCE.

FLO PARKER BOMBOSCH

ACOUSTIC •  Saturday  •  14.00pm

Singer/songwriter, coming from punk rock college bands and folk harmony-focused duets, Flo now mainly plays her own folk indie music, influenced by the likes of Death Cab For Cutie and The Frames.

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THE MUSIC MAN PROJECT

Saturday  •  14.20pm

Run by Keynsham & District Mencap Society, Keynsham is the regional teaching centre for The Music Man Project, a music education service for people with a learning disability.

JIGGIDY

FOLK  •  Saturday  •  15.20pm

A welcome return to the duo adding some real heritage folk music to the proceedings.

Jiggidy is an instrumental/vocal folk duo performing innovative arrangements of traditional and original songs and tunes. Fiddle led

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Joe-Toothill

JOE TOOTHILL

ACOUSTIC •  Saturday  •  16.00pm

I am an 18 year old keen singer songwriter, currently completing my A level music this year.

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ALFIE HEWIN

ACOUSTIC •  Saturday •  16.45pm

Somewhat a veteran of the Festival, Alfie has previously appeared
a number of times as part of the Bakerloo School of Music.

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SAM CLEMENTS

ACOUSTIC •  Saturday  •  17.30pm

With a set of Americana classics,  Samuel Clements, is a self-taught guitarist, singer and acoustic fingerpicker.

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BARRY WALSH

FOLK  •  Saturday  •  18.00pm

Somerset based Barry Walsh is a folk/roots songwriter and has been around for some time now, and is a revered west country musician.

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NIGEL G LOWNDES

ACOUSTIC •  Saturday  •  18.50pm

Born in the North West of England and now based in Bristol, Nigel G. Lowndes draws from many musical influences including Johnny Cash, The Beatles, Rolling Stones, Squeeze, Elvis Costello, Blondie and classic British Rock and Pop.

DAVE HEWITT

FOLK  •  Saturday  •  19.30pm

An accomplished folk guitarist with an intriguing mixture of acoustic based original songs and covers, who can often be found entertaining at the Keynsham Wine Bar Sunday open mic sessions.

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Tim DAVINE

BLUES •  Saturday  •  20.20pm

Living in Keynsham, now, after 15 years on the London circuit Tim Davine is the real article – as far as the blues is concerned.

A talented slide and fingerpicking guitarist and a solid lyricist, Tim Davine knows how to create a strong and unique solid groove to accompany his songs.

Folklaw

FOLK ROCK •  Saturday  •  21.15pm

So good to have them back after two years …. guaranteeing a fabulous ending to the Festival Saturday.

Supporting artists such as The Shires, Seth Lakeman, Mad Dog McCrae and more, Folklaw have toured across Europe, at festivals, concerts and gigs winning friends and fans as they go! Described as...

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