Musicians / Bands

9 Bach
Dark, atmospheric, drum, bass, and guitar grooves, melodic, angelic harp, with beautiful yet haunting melodies, sung exquisitely in Welsh. MORE

9 Bach

Adran D
Adran D is a band at the forefront of Welsh music-making MORE

Adran D

Alaw
Described by Songlines magazine as a “Welsh supergroup”, ALAW is three leading musicians who bring a wealth of experience to a shared passion - the traditional music of Wales. Whether unearthing rare gems or reimagining a well loved melody, they treat their music with a deftness and sensitivity that is thoroughly absorbing. MORE

Alaw

Allan yn y Fan
Since their formation in 1996 Allan Yn Y Fan has carved out a reputation as one of Wales' foremost traditional MORE

Allan yn y Fan

Anne Lister
Brought up in Cardiff, lived in Lyon, France and London, and now happily back home in Wales and settled in MORE

Anne Lister

Ar Log
This highly professional and internationally known Welsh folk group was formed in 1976. MORE

Ar Log

Arfon Sioned
Arfon Gwilym comes from a Meirionnydd family well-known for their love of music and singing. MORE

Arfon Gwilym

Bendith
The Welsh bands Colorama and Plu have teamed up to co-write and perform together as ‘Bendith’ MORE

Bendith

Bethan Nia
I’m a big fan of Bethan Nia. She brings a delightful freshness to every performance, with a superb mixture of MORE

Bethan Nia

Blanche Rowen & Mike Gulston
Traditional and contemporary songs from Wales, England and beyond, with two voices in harmony accompanied by guitar, octave mandola, laùd and bowed psaltery. MORE

Blanche Rowen & Mike Gulston

Bragod

Bragod's music is experimental, strong, tender and lively. Their settings of medieval poetry draw on the 400 year old Robert ap Huw manuscript of bardic music. Their folk songs are unexpected, intense, and emotional.

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Bragod

Brenig

Brenig are based in Aberystwyth and perform original songs based on stories of love, the countryside, local history and Welsh folklore

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Brenig

Brigyn

BRIGYN is a melodic Folk/Pop group founded by brothers Ynyr and Eurig Roberts from Snowdonia, North Wales.

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Brigyn

Burum
Burum are a dynamic jazz-folk group from Wales that play new, fresh interpretations of traditional Welsh melodies. MORE

Burum

Cajuns Denbo

Welsh Cajun! From Wales, a unique Welsh language blend of South Louisiana dance music.

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Cajuns Denbo

Calan

Calan bring together the remarkable talents of 5 young musicians giving a fresh and vibrant sound to traditional Welsh music. With a contemporary and lively approach they breathe new life into the old traditions through their sparkling melodies, foot tapping tunes and spirited and energetic performances of Welsh step dancing.

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Calan

Calennig

Specialising in Welsh dance music, Calennig are equally at home playing for experts and novices alike...

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Calennig

Carreg Lafar

Carreg Lafar treat Welsh traditional material with a freshness and a skill that deserves to be heard far and wide. fROOTS

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Carreg Lafar

Cat's Claw

Cat's Claw is fundamentally an all-acoustic band that gets your feet moving and the tunes are those that the band enjoys playing together, whether Welsh, Irish, Scottish, European or American - it's all lined up and waiting for the Cat's Claw treatment!

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Cat’s Claw

Catrin O'Neill

Hauntingly beautiful airs sung in her native Welsh, to rowdy Irish drinking songs accompanied only with her Bodhran. Cat often plays solo but also as a duo or as part of a four piece incorporating harp, two fiddles, bouzouki, pipes and whistle.

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Catrin O’Neill

Chris Jones

I am a contemporary Welsh folk balladeer who sings songs in Welsh and English, from the traditions of the British Isles and further afield.

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Chris Jones

Cowbois Rhos Botwnnog

Cowbois Rhos Botwnnog are a three piece band of brothers from Rhos Botwnnog

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Cowbois Rhos Botwnnog

Delyth & Angharad

Mother and daughter folk duo from Swansea.

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Delyth & Angharad

Delyth Jenkins

One of Wales' leading Celtic harpists

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Delyth Jenkins

Delyth McLean
Merthyr-based singer-songwriter. Her sound combines jazz-infused rhythms with an ear for catchy, breezy folk melodies. MORE

Delyth McLean

Dragon's Breath

We play music for ceilidhs, twmpaths and barn dances. Based in South Wales, we are available to play almost anywhere on the planet.

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Dragon’s Breath

Dylan Fowler
Dylan has developed an international career as an instrumentalist that has seen him collaborate with such great British musicians as Danny Thompson and Richard Thompson. MORE

Dylan Fowler

Elfen
Named after the Welsh word for element, Elfen is the seamless blending of three great musicians. With the ancient songs and tunes of the Cymry at their heart, Elfen are re imagining the traditional. MORE

Elfen

Elin y Delyn

Professional harpist with a difference: modern and popular music as well as stunning Classical and traditional Welsh music.

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Elin y Delyn

Elinor Evans

Elinor was born in Aberdeen but finished her primary school education in Aberystwyth. Having just completed her degree in Scottish Traditional Music at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland (RCS) in Glasgow she now regards herself as a hybrid of the two Celtic cultures

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Elinor Evans

Eve Goodman
Eve lives in North Wales. She grew up on the Menai Strait in Caernarfon, before moving to Cardiff to study English Literature, where she honed her creative writing and song-writing craft. After her degree Eve left the city to live in a cabin on a Cornish farm, where she wrote and recorded her first EP. MORE

Eve Goodman

Ffonic
In September 2000 seven musical hopefuls got together in someone's kitchen - and didn't sound bad at their first attempt! Since then, we've delighted sun scorched festival revellers and warmed the hearts of frozen Christmas shoppers, lifted the feet of dancers by moonlight and charmed the ears off old folk's clubs. MORE

Ffonic

Ffynnon

Music deeply rooted in the traditions and landscapes of Wales: singer Lynne Denman, Stacey Blythe on accordion, harp and voice.

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Ffynnon

Foxglove Trio

The Foxglove Trio is a group of multi-instrumentalists who perform mostly traditional songs from around the British Isles in English and Welsh.

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Foxglove Trio

Gentle Good

The Gentle Good is Cardiff born Gareth Bonello, Welsh folk singer and songwriter. His honest and tender vocals are well matched to an intricate guitar style that owes much to the great guitarists of the 60s folk revival.

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Gentle Good

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