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WIN TICKETS to FolkEast 2017

Aug 14, 2017

FolkEast in association with Spiral Earth have one pair of adult weekend tickets (worth £230) and a copy of the fantastic new book “Folk Song in England” by Steve Roud (worth £25) which comes out this week (17th August 2017) up for grabs.

The festival takes place this coming weekend, 18 – 20 August, With headliners Jon Boden, Sam Kelly & The Lost Boys and The Dhol Foundation and special return of Peter Knight & John Spiers. To enter simply email us at using ‘FolkEast Comp’ as the subject line and include your name and email address. Closing date is 11am on this Thursday 17 August – the winner will be advised by email that afternoon and can collect tickets on the gate at the festival with ID.

In its sixth year, FolkEast will be packing a punch with an eclectic line up of folk and world music acts including BBC award-winning headliners Jon Boden (ex Bellowhead frontman) and Sam Kelly and The Lost Boys and recently announced Sunday headlinerthe dynamic Dhol Foundation. 2017 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards nominees Nancy Kerr, Kris Drever and Dorset duo Ninebarrow are all on the programme and of course FolkEast’s irrepressible patrons The Young ‘uns.

The brilliant line-up also includes Martin Simpson, Michael Chapman, Martin Carthy and John Kirkpatrick, Lau, Simpson, Cutting and Kerr, Damien O’Kane Band , Fay Hield, The Willows, Basque band Korrontzi, Three Cane Whale, Norfolk Broads, Moirai , Irish trad folk band Beoga and top duos Will Pound & Eddy Jay,  India Electric Co and Hannah Sanders & Ben Savage.


Full line-up details here


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