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Battle of the Folk Bands

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Battle of the Folk Bands

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Battle of the Folk Bands

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Celtic Connections

Dates and times

Saturday 19 January 2019
1:00PM - 5:00PM

Congratulations to the 5 bands who have made it through to Battle of The Folk Bands 2019 which take place at Celtic Connections festival in Glasgow this coming January 19th. 


The bands are: 

Canny Ceilidh Band 

Madeleine Stewart Trio 

5 Strings 

DLÙ 

Dougal’s Jumper 


Hands Up for Trad picked the 5 bands from a number of high quality entries. 


Simon Thoumire, Creative Director of Hands Up for Trad said: “Yet again I’m astounded at the quality of musicians we have in Scotland who are all making such great music. The standard of the bands that entered Battle of The Folk Bands show our folk scene is in very good working order.” 


 The bands now go forward to the finals in The Drygate at 1pm as part of the amazing Celtic Connections festival in January 2019.  

Venue

Drygate Brewery

85 Drygate, Glasgow, G4 0UT