Rebel Folk showcases folk and acoustic artists who perform in the radical tradition, protest songs or music with political themes.
11th November 2017
£5 entry BYOB
No one will be turned away for lack of funds.
Free ‘Best of Rebel Folk, Vol 1’ CD to first ten through the door.
12 Dead in Everett
A low-down, seditious trio unearthing contemporary political resonances in the traditional music of England, Ireland, Scotland and the US. Sweet harmonies of reason in a world deaf to exploitation. Songs to fan the flames of discontent and tell your boss to go to hell.
Playing songs and selling copies from the newly released album
Manchester Bluegrass Collective
Leading the bluegrass revival in Manchester. We are bringing music and dancing to the people.
Young Scottish singer-songwriter Caitlin Gilligan grew up in rural Galloway, now based in Manchester and Liverpool, her songs still echo the wild empty spaces of her Scottish childhood. Her influences include American folk artists such as Woody Guthrie and Bob Dylan as well as more modern artists such as Hurray For The Riff Raff, Rachel Sermanni and The Tallest Man On Earth.