With Andy Kershaw as compere and after-show party DJ, there are over 15 musicians on two stages over one day, including:
The Saw Doctors; Karen Matheson (Capercaillie); Michael McGoldrick Band; Battlefield Band; Lunasa; Karine Polwart; Andrew Dinan Band; Dick Gaughan & Allan Taylor; Leon Hunt & Daily Planet; Doonan Family Band; Last Night's Fun; Michael McGoldrick Trio; Charlie McKerron & Tim Edey; Malinky; Nancy Kerr & James Fagan; and Michael Marra.
There's also a craft fair, and a cafe and bars with sessions. Doors open at noon and close at 2.15am.
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The Abbey Gael Celtic Music Festival 2005
last updated: Wed 6th Jul 2005