Edmonton Folk Festival 2017

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THE BASICS

Edmonton Folk Festival 2017 Festival Logo WHERE:Edmonton, AB
WHEN:August 10-August 13, 2017
TICKETS:
CAMPING: No
WEBSITE: Official Website

THE SCENE

BEGINNING IN 1980 WITH ONE STAFF AND 300 VOLUNTEERS, THE EDMONTON FOLK MUSIC FESTIVAL HAS GROWN AND MATURED TO BECOME ONE OF THE LEADING FOLK FESTIVALS IN THE WORLD. NOW BOASTING A VOLUNTEER FORCE OF OVER 2000, THE FESTIVAL IN A NOT-FOR-PROFIT SOCIETY DEDICATED TO BRINGING IN THE BEST OF FOLK MUSIC FROM AROUND THE WORLD.

THE 2017 LINEUP

  • BETTER DAYS
  • BOBBY BAZINI
  • CEILI
  • CHANGES
  • CHLOE ALBERT
  • COLIN LINDEN
  • DABY TOURÉ
  • DAR WILLIAMS
  • DERVISH
  • DESPERADO WAITING FOR A TRAIN
  • ELVIN BISHOP & CHARLIE MUSSELWHITE
  • ERIC BIBB & COREY HARRIS
  • EVERYTHING’S ALRIGHT BLUES
  • FATOUMATA DIAWARA
  • HEARTBROKE
  • HEROES
  • INFLUENCES
  • JASON ISBELL
  • JIM BYRNES AND THE SOJOURNERS
  • JOHN WORT HANNAM AND THE BLUE COLLARS
  • KALEO
  • KITCHEN PARTY
  • LEGACY OF FOLKWAYS RECORDS
  • LEND ME YOUR EARS
  • LINDA TILLERY AND THE CULTURAL HERITAGE CHOIR
  • LISA HANNIGAN AND AARON DESSNER
  • LOOKING BACK IN ANGER
  • LOSING TRADITIONS
  • MARTIN AND ELIZA CARTHY
  • MARY CHAPIN CARPENTER
  • MATT MOLLOY & JOHN CARTY WITH ARTY MCGLYNN
  • MATTHEW BYRNE
  • MAURA O’CONNELL AND KARAN CASEY
  • MIKE FARRIS & THE ROSELAND RHYTHM REVUE
  • MOHSIN ZAMAN
  • NASHVILLE
  • NORTHERN EXPOSURE
  • ON THE WORLD STAGE
  • PASSENGER
  • PETER ASHER AND ALBERT LEE
  • ROSE COUSINS
  • SAMANTHA MARTIN & DELTA SUGAR
  • SCHOOL OF SONG CONCERT
  • SING OUT!
  • STEEP CANYON RANGERS
  • STONY PLAIN’S 40TH ANNIVERSARY
  1. NILE
  • THAT OLD TIME FEELING
  • THE BARR BROTHERS
  • THE CAT EMPIRE
  • THE STAVES
  • THE TALLEST MAN ON EARTH
  • TOM RUSSELL
  • WORLD SPINNING