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Cork Folk Festival - Cork, Ireland - 28th Sep - 1st October 2017

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Season Ticket now on sale

The season ticket is now on sale on www.tickets.ie The season ticket will cover you for all events over the 4 days of the Cork folk Festival. Including, Mick Flannery, The Unthanks, Buttons & Bows, Atlantic Arc Orchestra, Lynched, Dick Gaughan, We Banjo 3, Steve Tilston, Ceili Mor and many[...]

Thanks to all

Thank to all who attended, played or helped in any way to make the 36th Cork Folk Festival a major success! The festival was attended by an audience of 12,000 people, it featured 300 musicians, in 12 concert venues and 10 gig & session trail venues and open air events[...]

Cork Folk Festival twins with Warwick Folk Festival

Cork Folk Festival twins with Warwick Folk Festival The Twinning of these two 35 year old festivals began last year when a group of musicians and singers from Cork travelled to the Warwick and in return a delegation from Warwick visited Cork. The twinning came about when Jim Walsh and[...]

Si Kahn plays the Firkin Crane Cork on Thur 31st July

Si Kahn Si Kahn, singer, songwriter, writer, community organiser, union activist and environmental campaigner will play in a joint festival fundraising concert with Anne Feeney at the Firkin Crane centre on Thursday 31st July at 8.30. Si will hold a songwriting workshop at the Maldron Hotel on Monday 28th July[...]

MOXIE play the Cork Folk Festival 4th October -Half Moon Theatre

Moxie When 5 young Irish musicians hibernate for 2 weeks to explore their music by the ever changing sky and the rhythmic movements and sounds of Irelands west coast Atlantic sea you get Moxie, a group who are inspiring audiences with their new palette of 21st century Irish music. The[...]

A Stór Mo Chroí – A Musical Gathering

Following the success of their sold-out show in Christ Church Cathedral, the award winning members of Supergroup  A Stór Mo Chroí are coming together again for a special night in Dublin’s Sugar Club Combined, Karan Casey, Éilís Kennedy, Pauline Scanlon, Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh, John Spillane, Donogh Hennessy, Dónal O’Connor and[...]

Andy Irvine & Donal Lunny’s MOZAIK

    Andy Irvine (Ireland), Nikola Parov (Hungary), Bruce Molsky (USA), Dónal Lunny (Ireland and Japan) and Rens van der Zalm (Holland & Australia). They keep the airlines in business!   Started by Andy a few years ago, the band rehearsed for the first time in Australia and finished the[...]

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35th Cork Folk Festival 2nd-5th October 2014

William Hammond writes about how the folk festival has continued for 35 years and announces some of this year’s line up. The Cork Folk Festival is 35 years old this year. When you consider the thousands of musicians who have played at the festival over the decades it’s a hard[...]

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