Category: 2017

Palais Swing Band

A superb live 10 piece band performing hits from the swing era. From Glenn Miller to Jools Holland – from Ella Fitzgerald to Caro Emerald – from Rat Pack to...

Rab McCullough

Rab McCullough is an Irish blues legend having been an active contributor in the 60s and 70s when the blues baby came of age, sharing stages with his peers, who...

Shawn Jones

With a new blistering blues/rock trio album on the way, winning the SCBS Battle Of The Blues Bands, and several European tours gaining him thousands of new fans, it’s obvious...

The Clandestinos

The Clandestinos formed in 2014 in their hometown of Galway. Their intention was to celebrate and pay tribute to the much loved music of Reggae, Ska and Latin and to...

The Clara Rose Band

After a brief sabbatical in 2016, we are pleased to announce the return of Clara Rose to the beautiful North West for our 21st Festival. Powerful, sassy & soulful, The...

The Daylight Wobblies

A high octane, mostly ‘unplugged’ jam session from some of the North West’s top musicians, featuring guitar, bass, drums, piano, organ, harmonica and mandolin from former and current members of...

The Grand Camaros

The Grand Camaros are a well-seasoned four-piece playing a mix of Americana rock and blues. A big sound with vocally driven harmonies, twin guitars, Hammond organ, keys and drums. They...

The Men Who Knew Too Much

These “well informed men” play a mixture of blues, alt country, cajun and folk with an odd Hawaian number thrown in for good measure! Featuring Percy Robinson (guitar,dobro,vocals), Egon Callery...

The Mindbenders

The Mindbenders are a four piece covers and originals band from Donegal & Derry. Playing all over Ireland, the band blends funk, soul, rock & pop into a cocktail of...

The Sabrejets

Hard boiled, no holds barred, no punches pulled, lowdown, white-knuckle, rockin’ slop ! A rockin’ rollin’ riot of untamed sin, sex and savagery. This Belfast band return to the festival...