Shetland Folk Festival 2018 line-up and rumours

Thursday 3rd to Sunday 6th May 2018
various venues, Lerwick, Shetland Islands, ZE1 0PJ, Scotland MAP
varies depending upon event
last updated: Tue 3rd Apr 2018

(C)=officially confirmed, (TBC)=to be confirmed, (SR)=strong rumour, (R)=rumour

Sat 5th, Vidlin Hall(C) Adam Guest
Sat 5th, Bressay Hall(C) Alan, Robert and Friends
Sat 5th, Festival Club (Islesburgh) (C) Arthur Nicholson
day TBC, all acts(C) Arthur Nicholson
Fri 4th, Hillswick Hall(C) Astryd and Kaela Jamieson
Thu 3rd, Mareel(C) Baltic Crossing
Fri 4th, Cullivoe Hall(C) Baltic Crossing
Sat 5th, Festival Club (Islesburgh) (C) Baltic Crossing
Sat 5th, Clickimin Centre(C) Baltic Crossing
Sat 5th, Cunningsburgh Hall(C) Banks Flooer
Thu 3rd, Whiteness & Weisdale Hall(C) Beltane Ree
Sat 5th, Vidlin Hall(C) Bryan Gear & Violet Tulloch
Fri 4th, Cullivoe Hall(C) Cajun Country Revival
Sat 5th, Bressay Hall(C) Cajun Country Revival
Thu 3rd, Whiteness & Weisdale Hall(C) Calan
Fri 4th, Festival Club (Islesburgh) (C) Calan
Sat 5th, Mareel(C) Calan
Sun 6th, Mareel(C) Calan
Fri 4th, Mareel(C) Da Loose Ends
Thu 3rd, Voe Hall(C) Dante
Thu 3rd, Whiteness & Weisdale Hall(C) Daoiri Farrell
Fri 4th, Cullivoe Hall(C) Daoiri Farrell
Sat 5th, Bressay Hall(C) Daoiri Farrell
Sun 6th, Shetland Hotel(C) Daoiri Farrell
Sat 5th, Festival Club (Islesburgh) (C) Elsbeth Clark
day TBC, all acts(C) Elsbeth Clark
day TBC, all acts(C) First Foot Soldiers
Thu 3rd, Festival Club (Islesburgh) (C) Fjanna
Thu 3rd, Festival Club (Islesburgh) (C) Flukra
Thu 3rd, Mareel(C) Haltadans
Sat 5th, Vidlin Hall(C) Haltadans
Fri 4th, Skeld Hall(C) Herkja
Fri 4th, Mareel(C) High Level Hot Club
Sun 6th, Festival Club (Islesburgh) (C) High Level Music
Thu 3rd, Festival Club (Islesburgh) (C) Ho-Ro
Fri 4th, Festival Club (Islesburgh) (C) Ho-Ro
Sat 5th, Cunningsburgh Hall(C) Ho-Ro
day TBC, all acts(C) Isaac Webb and the Zets
Thu 3rd, Festival Club (Islesburgh) (C) James Hill and Anne Janelle
Sat 5th, Vidlin Hall(C) James Hill and Anne Janelle
Fri 4th, Skeld Hall(C) Kansa
day TBC, all acts(C) Kant
Sat 5th, Festival Club (Islesburgh) (C) LP
day TBC, all acts(C) LP
Thu 3rd, Voe Hall(C) Moxie
Fri 4th, Festival Club (Islesburgh) (C) Moxie
Sat 5th, Vidlin Hall(C) Moxie
Fri 4th, Hillswick Hall(C) North Ness Boys
day TBC, all acts(C) Odessa
Thu 3rd, Festival Club (Islesburgh) (C) Pete's Posse
Sat 5th, Mareel(C) Pete's Posse
Thu 3rd, Whiteness & Weisdale Hall(C) Ross Couper & Tom Oakes
Fri 4th, Hillswick Hall(C) Ross Couper & Tom Oakes
Sat 5th, Festival Club (Islesburgh) (C) Ross Couper & Tom Oakes
Sat 5th, Mareel(C) Runa
Sat 5th, Bressay Hall(C) Shetland's Heritage Fiddlers
Sun 6th, Festival Club (Islesburgh) (C) Shetland's Young Fiddler of the Year
Thu 3rd, Gulberwick Hall(C) Shooglenifty
Fri 4th, Festival Club (Islesburgh) (C) Shooglenifty
Sat 5th, Bressay Hall(C) Shooglenifty
Sun 6th, Mareel(C) Shooglenifty
Thu 3rd, Voe Hall(C) Siobhan Miller
Fri 4th, Skeld Hall(C) Siobhan Miller
Sat 5th, Clickimin Centre(C) Siobhan Miller
Sun 6th, Shetland Hotel(C) Siobhan Miller
day TBC, all acts(C) Stengle
Sat 5th, Cunningsburgh Hall(C) Steven Robertson
Thu 3rd, Gulberwick Hall(C) The Brother Brothers
Fri 4th, Festival Club (Islesburgh) (C) The Brother Brothers
Fri 4th, Hillswick Hall(C) The Brother Brothers
Sat 5th, Clickimin Centre(C) The Brother Brothers
Thu 3rd, Gulberwick Hall(C) The Freda Leask Trio
Thu 3rd, Whiteness & Weisdale Hall(C) The Fretless
Fri 4th, Skeld Hall(C) The Fretless
Sat 5th, Festival Club (Islesburgh) (C) The Fretless
Sat 5th, Clickimin Centre(C) The Fretless
Thu 3rd, Mareel(C) The Friel Sisters
Fri 4th, Hillswick Hall(C) The Friel Sisters
Sat 5th, Festival Club (Islesburgh) (C) The Friel Sisters
Sat 5th, Cunningsburgh Hall(C) The Friel Sisters
day TBC, all acts(C) The Revellers
Sat 5th, Festival Club (Islesburgh) (C) The Shetland Mandolin Band
day TBC, all acts(C) The U-Turns
Thu 3rd, Gulberwick Hall(C) Tim Kliphuis Trio
Fri 4th, Mareel(C) Tim Kliphuis Trio
Fri 4th, Festival Club (Islesburgh) (C) Tim Kliphuis Trio
Sat 5th, Cunningsburgh Hall(C) Tim Kliphuis Trio
Sun 6th, Festival Club (Islesburgh) (C) Upbeat
day TBC, all acts(C) Upbeat
Sat 5th, Clickimin Centre(C) Vair
day TBC, all acts(C) Vair
Thu 3rd, Voe Hall(C) William Prince
Fri 4th, Skeld Hall(C) William Prince
Sat 5th, Mareel(C) William Prince
Sun 6th, Shetland Hotel(C) William Prince

(C)=officially confirmed, (TBC)=to be confirmed, (SR)=strong rumour, (R)=rumour


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