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Line-up announcement: first names

Wednesday 24 February 2016

The first names have been revealed for this year’s Cambridge Folk Festival, one of the longest established and most prestigious folk festivals in the world. Tickets are on sale here.

★★★ First names announced ★★★
Christy Moore (Sat)
Gogol Bordello (Fri)
Imelda May (Sun)
Glen Hansard (Fri)
Mary Chapin Carpenter (Sun)
Afro Celt Sound System (Sat)
Charles Bradley & His Extraordinaires (Sat)
Kate Rusby (Sat)
Eliza Carthy & The Wayward Band (Sun)
Jon Boden (Thurs)
Songs of Separation (Sat)
Sam Lee & Friends (Sun)
Michael McGoldrick Band (Fri)
Blazin’ Fiddles (Sun)
Solas (Sat/Sun)
Edward II (Fri)
Le Vent du Nord (Fri/Sat)
Duncan Chisholm (Sun)
Kíla (Sat/Sun)
Breabach (Sat)
Hot 8 Brass Band (Sun)
Cash Box Kings (Sat/Sun)
This Is The Kit (Sun)
Stick In The Wheel (Sat)
Seafret (Thurs)
The Mike + Ruthy Band (Fri/Sat)
Will Varley (Thurs)
Lisa O’Neill (Fri)
Brian McNeill (Fri/Sat)
Sam Kelly & The Lost Boys (Sun)
Ímar (Thurs)
The Dovetail Trio (Thurs)
Flats & Sharps (Thurs)

★★★ Ceilidhs ★★★
Glorystrokes (Fri)
Steamchicken (Fri)
Silent Ceilidh (Sat)

 ★★★ Children's Concerts ★★★
Funbox (Sun)
The BarrowBand (Fri)

★★★ Club Tent showcases including ★★★
The Rheingans Sisters
Hattie Briggs
Kelly Oliver

★★★ The Den including ★★★
Anna & Elizabeth
Ceilidh Liberation Front
Wildwood Kin
Mortal Tides

More major names to be announced.

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