24 - 27 May 2024
24 - 27
Rising Stars (Concert)
A concert of Rising Stars. A fantastic opportunity to hear some of the finest up and coming young folk musicians.

On:Sunday 28th May 2023
Starting at:13:30
Finishing at:15:30
Entry by:Weekend or Day tickets Only
Where:Masonic Centre

Bill Crawford (MC)

Bill has been singing and MCing events for over 60 years and is a regular performer and MC at the festival.

Becky Syson (Singer Songwriter Acoustic Folk-Rock)

Guitar playing singer-songwriter described as 'Sublime Folk Rock' ‘Becky Syson is an incredible artist; We love what she does’ Dean Jackson, BBC Music Introducing East Midlands.

Quantum Penguin (Matt Woolley) (Folk)

Shropshire songwriter Quantum Penguin (AKA Matt Woolley) blends Vocals, Guitar, Fiddle and Bouzouki to create music that is both lilting and joyfully energetic.

Conor Reynolds (Folk)

Blending original tunes and trad songs, Conor “Conker” Reynolds ‘sings like an angel, and plays that box like he knows what he’s doing’. (Joe McBurnie)

Ending at: 1530