42nd Cambridge Folk Festival


The official line up has been announced for this year's festival. We will be providing links to all of the artists. As we get each link in place the artists name will go bold on the below list. These might be subject to change. Check out our news pages to see whose playing what days.

Emmylou Harris – The Chieftains – Richard Thompson – Amadou & Mariam

Cerys Matthews – Eddi Reader – Capercaillie – Marcia Ball – Dervish

Nickel Creek – Mozaik – Bettye LaVette – Los de Abajo – Chumbawamba acoustic

John Tams & Barry Coope – Cara Dillon – Seth Lakeman –  Teddy Thompson

Salsa Celtica – The John Butler Trio – Tom Russell – Nizlopi – Brian McNeill

Rodrigo y Gabriela – Julie Fowlis – Tift Merritt – Ezio

The Broken Family Band – Swåp – New Rope String Band – Anna Massie Band

Van Eyken – Mauvais Sort – Croft No. 5 – Whapweasel – Lau – Bodega

We are also starting to hear about bands playing the club tent or getting folk club sessions. Bands that are playing booked slots will be highlighted with a *. Bands hoping to sign up for a session won't. We'll also include artists playing other Cambridge Folk Festival Venues, like The Hub, here if they're not listed above.

Rachel Unthank & The Winter Set* - Waking The Witch* - Rosie Doonan & Ben Murray*
Isambarde* - Uiscedwr* – David Stevenson - Lisa Fitzgibbon - Kate Rusby Roddy Womble & John McCusker