City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

City Guide to Edinburgh, Scotland

Folk


Music Routes Festival

A week of gigs from Leith Folk Club. All performances are at The Village, except Benny Gallagher (check times with venues above)

Knockengorroch - The Hairth

Knock Mud Dance

The World Ceilidh, is the smaller of two music fests, held at a remote West Coast spot on Knockengorroch farm each year (the other is the Wor

Edinburgh International Harp Festival

Annual festival, organised by the Clarsach Society (Comunn na Clàrsaich), that has now been running for over a quarter century.

Ceilidh Culture Rides Into Edinburgh

Edinburgh's Ceilidh Culture 2008, a three-week long bash of Celtic music and arts, kicks off today with a photo-call on the Glasgow to Edinburgh train shortly after 10am.

Interview: Johnny Dredd, "Folk Junk" Singer-Songwriter

Singer-songwriter Night at the Blue Blazer

For singer-songwriters wanting to get on the first step of the ladder to pop stardom Edinburgh has a thriving open mic scene. Edinburgh songwriters have clubbed together to produce a number of their own compilation CDs, as well as occasional solo efforts.