Medicine Creek, Granny’s Attic, Good Habits
ST GEORGE’S BRISTOL, BS1 5RR
Sat 30 April | Doors 2 pm
Medicine Creek ply a unique whisky-soaked brand of bluegrass and Americana.
Featuring lead vocalist Nuala Honan, the band specialise in rootsy bluegrass and alt-country, reinventing dark tales of murder and mayhem from frontier times with gospel-flavoured harmonies and folk fiddle.
The band have gained a cult following for their adrenaline-fueled live act, and have graced the stages of Glastonbury, Green Man and Shambala Festivals.
“Beautifully rendered old-time Americana” Venue Magazine
Granny’s Attic combine exceptional musicianship with boundless energy.
The dynamic trio comprise Cohen Braithwaite Kilcoyne (concertina / melodeon / vocals), George Sansome (guitar / vocals) and Lewis Wood (violin / vocals).
Inspired by the folk tradition, Granny’s Attic skillfully deliver old tunes with verve and their own inimitable style. Their lively performances have captured audiences everywhere from Cambridge Folk Festival to Cecil Sharp House.
Described by Folk Radio as “one of the most exciting and accomplished English folk acts on the scene right now”, they are set to be a highlight of Bristol Folk Festival.
“Great tunes, great energy, great arrangements, great stuff!”
“Their high-octane take on English folk has brought a whole new audience to the genre” The Irish Times
Good Habits are an alt-folk duo, telling stories and turning heads across the globe. Composed of singer-cellist Bonnie Schwarz and accordionist Pete Shaw, the duo create folkish musical tales, with captivating lyrics married with their unique brand of brisk instrumental virtuosity.
“This duo has an infectious energy and joy that’s impossible to resist” Folk Radio UK
Saturday Day Tickets
The Saturday Day session runs from 2 pm – 5 pm at St George’s, Bristol. Saturday Day tickets give you access to the three artists above in the Main Hall. Look out for live music and dance spots from lunchtime in the St George’s bar and foyer. All individual seating is unreserved.
Saturday Day + Night Tickets
Join the Festival for the whole of Saturday with a Saturday Day + Night ticket. Catch the evening concert of Jon Boden & his Remnant Strings with Amadou Diagne in addition to the majestic Saturday Day line up above.