This Years Artists

Featured Performers

Dosca

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Since triumphantly bursting on to the folk scene at Celtic Connections 2015, Dosca - the energetic sixpiece ensemble of bagpipes, flute, fiddle,…

Gina Williams & Guy Ghouse

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“Dripping with honeyed beauty and glowing with heartfelt warmth, this landmark album is a triumph. Singer-songwriter Gina Williams and guitarist Guy…

Jeff Scroggins & Colorado

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Bluegrass in the West is known for incorporating progressive influences, but few bands have perfected a blend of deep tradition and trailblazing like…

Luke Plumb & The Circuit

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Luke Plumb and The Circuit bring Luke's latest album Turn & Return to the Dorrigo Folk & Bluegrass Festival. Turn & ReTurn is the first new body of…

Some of the Artists joining us in 2018

Anna Smyrk

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Travelling songsmith Anna Smyrk comes to Dorrigo all the way from Honiara, Solomon Islands. Her live show takes you on a journey around the world,…

Cat and Clint

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Cat & Clint play Old Time, featuring sweet vocal harmonies, clawhammer banjo and driving fiddle tunes. Predominantly traditional Old Time music from…

Chloë & Jason Roweth

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Chloë & Jason Roweth bring you the songs and poems of thekitchen, the verandah, the shearer’s huts, the local pub - and theyarns that go with them.…

Dosca

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Since triumphantly bursting on to the folk scene at Celtic Connections 2015, Dosca - the energetic sixpiece ensemble of bagpipes, flute, fiddle,…

Fireside Celts & Friends

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“Fireside Celts” are a six piece group that interweave Scottish Smallpipes with guitar, keyboard, whistles, harmonium, banjo and a variety of Celtic…

Georgia State Line

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Georgia State Line are a Melbourne based collective hailing from various parts of small town Victoria. Fronted by singer-songwriter Georgia Delves,…

Gina Williams & Guy Ghouse

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“Dripping with honeyed beauty and glowing with heartfelt warmth, this landmark album is a triumph. Singer-songwriter Gina Williams and guitarist Guy…

Jaron Freeman-Fox & Simon Nyberg

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Bred in the mountains of Canada’s rural north-west, Jaron Freeman-Fox redefines what the violin is capable of, and gives you no choice but to take…

Jason Roweth

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A natural storyteller, with a warm, engaging stage presence, Jason Roweth presents a vibrant combination of new and old Australian traditional songs,…

Jeff Scroggins & Colorado

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Bluegrass in the West is known for incorporating progressive influences, but few bands have perfected a blend of deep tradition and trailblazing like…

John Flanagan Trio

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Australian folk band ‘John Flanagan Trio’ are set to release ‘Honest Man’, Flanagan’s 3rd album and his first time recording with his regular Trio…

Kate Burke & Luke Plumb

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Kate and Luke share a love for 1970s Irish folk revival music, having obsessively absorbed the music of the era - in particular Planxty’s…

Knott Family Band

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Knott Family band are four Melbourne musicians who play a finely curated selection of originals and bluegrass classics that reflect both traditional…

Luke Plumb & The Circuit

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Luke Plumb and The Circuit bring Luke's latest album Turn & Return to the Dorrigo Folk & Bluegrass Festival. Turn & ReTurn is the first new body of…

Mandy Connell

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Connell presents a voice of startling honesty, with guitar skills and anecdotes which have her well loved around the east coast. David Francey calls…

Pitts Family

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The Pitts Family will impress, surprise, and touch you (in more ways than one…) employing spectacular circus, quirky characters and more child labour…

Shelley's Murder Boys

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Turn off the highway and head into the hills with Shelley’s Murder Boys – a band that brings a new verve to the Old-Timey music of the…

The Neon Effect

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Harpist Michelle Doyle, cellist Catie Martin and oboist/fiddler Jessica Foot meld their rich sonorities with eclectic craftsmanship to explore the…

The New Macedon Rangers

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The New Macedon Rangers are a dynamic string band featuring members based in North Carolina and the Macedon Ranges of Victoria. Their compelling…

The Sinners

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SAFETY IN NUMBERS (SINners)Have you ever wanted to join in but don’t know where to start? Got an instrument hiding in the car boot? Love to sing,…

The String Contingent

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Renowned acoustic chamber-folk trio The String Contingent have toured extensively in Australia, New Zealand, the UK and Scandinavia, with their…

Tom & Jerry

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Tom and Jerry play tunes and songs of old with a fresh approach to instrumentals and harmony singing. Jeremy Marcotte, now residing in Melbourne, is…

Two If By Sea

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Trent Arkleysmith and Rachel Johnston both started their musicallives studying classical Cello and then took dramatically differentpaths- Trent…

William Alexander

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He's been called many things in his short but full life, including titles such as the 'Gentleman of the Bush' , 'The kid from Bourke', 'Young…

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