Thu 27 Apr 2017   -  Mon 01 May 2017

On The Radical Road: Enacting Hamish Henderson

Scottish Storytelling Centre
A radical theatrical fusion enacting the poems and songs of Hamish Henderson; a visual, choral and dramatic movement, lyrical and declamatory, personal and political.
19:30 - 20:20

Thu 27 Apr 2017

Soundhouse Presents: Redwood Mountain: Transatlantic Crossings

TradFest
Acclaimed singer-songwriter Dean Owens and traditional fiddle player Amy Geddes come together to form a brand new duo performing transatlantic folk songs.
20:30 (Doors 20:00)

Fri 28 Apr 2017

Soundhouse Presents: Connla

Tradfest
Following their Celtic Connections performance at Glasgow's Royal Concert Hall in January, Ireland's Connla arrive in Edinburgh riding a wave of acclaim.
20:30 (Doors 20:00)

Sat 29 Apr 2017

Soundhouse Presents: Kaela Rowan Band

TradFest
Kaela Rowan presents songs from her critically acclaimed 2016 release The Fruited Thorn, accompanied by her band James Mackintosh (Shooglenifty, String Sisters, Grit Orchestra) and Ewan MacPherson (Shooglenifty, Salt House, Fetch).
20:30 (Doors 20:00)

Sun 30 Apr 2017

Soundhouse Presents: Event Horizon: Jean Damei & Géza Frank

TradFest
This concept project, devised by Géza Frank & Jean Damei, aims to create a new sort of music, fusing the group's eclectic compositional styles with astrophysical and cosmological themes.
20:30 (Doors 20:00)

Mon 01 May 2017

The Flooers O' May

Scots Music Group
Bring in the May flooers with weel-kent performers, including songwriter Karine Polwart reuniting with her old Malinky bandmate Steve Byrne for a one-off duet, fiddler extraordinaire Adam Sutherland, award-winning singer Mairi Campbell and pipe and fiddle maestros Fin Moore and Sarah Hoy.
20:30 (Doors 20:00)

Tue 02 May 2017

Soundhouse Presents: Dallahan

TradFest
One of the most thrilling forces in the international folk music scene; heavily rooted in traditional Irish music, but with hugely diverse backgrounds.
20:30 (Doors 20:00)

Thu 04 May 2017

Soundhouse Presents: Fourth Moon

TradFest
With a killer - albeit unorthodox - line up of musicians, Fourth Moon certainly raise the bar with concertina, fiddle, whistles, flute, pipes and guitar.
20:30 (Doors 20:00)

Fri 05 May 2017

Soundhouse Presents: The Lowest Pair

TradFest
The Lowest Pair's rugged yet refined blend of fiddle, Highland pipes, whistle, flute, bodhran, guitar and voice has proven a resounding hit making them one of Scotland’s most sought-after, universally appealing acts.
20:30 (Doors 20:00)

Sat 06 May 2017

Soundhouse Presents: Rura

TradFest
Steven Blake, Adam Brown, David Foley, Adam Holmes and Jack Smedley’s powerful instrumentals and haunting song craft have impressed at many leading folk festivals.
20:30 (Doors 20:00)

Sun 07 May 2017

Soundhouse Presents: Anna & Elizabeth

Tradfest
Inspired by tradition, Anna & Elizabeth gather songs and stories to bring them to life with sparse, atmospheric arrangements accompanied with story “crankies” – intricate picture-scrolls that illustrate the old songs.
20:30 (Doors 20:00)