Artists to Have played at Milkmaid Events


Supporting Vulnerable and Disadvantaged people access to the Folk Arts!

ARTISTS to have performed at all


Addisons Uncle

Adrian Nation

Al Lindsay

Alan Burke

Alistair Russell

Allan Taylor


Aly Bain & Phil Cunningham

Amy Hart & Wayne Goldsmith


Andy Caven

Andy Wall

Anthony John Clarke

Anthony John Clarke & Dave Pegg

Backyard Band

Barbara Dickson & Rab Noakes

Beck Sian

Bella Hardy & Chris Sherburn

Belshazzars Feast

Bernard Hoskin

Beverly Smith & Alice Gerrard

Beverly Smith & Carl Jones

Billy Bragg

Blazing Fiddles

Bob Fox


Boo Hewerdine

Bram Taylor

Brass Monkey

Brendon & Elenor Gill

Brian Peters

Brian Peters & Gordon Tyrrell

Brian Willoughby & Catherine Craig


Brooks Williams

Capstan Full Strength

Cara Dillon

Carlene Anglim & Ali

Celtic Fiddle Festival


Chris Quinn

Chris Sherburn & Denny Bartley

Chris Sherburn, Emily Sanders & Denny Bartley

Chris Sherburn & Findley Napier

Chris Smither

Chris While & Julie Matthews

Chris Wood

Claude Bourbon

Clive Carroll

Cloud Street

Craobh Rua


Damien Barber & Mike Wilson

Dan McKinnon

Dana & Sue Robinson

Dangerous Curves


Dave Burland

Dave Ellis & Boo Howard

Dave Ferra

Dave Swarbrick & Kevin Dempsey

Dave Swarbrick & Martin Carthy

Debby McClatchy

Deidre Cunningham

Demon Barber Roadshow

Demon Barbers

Derek Brimstone


Dick Gaughan

Dis Dizley

Drop The Box

Eddi Reader

Eddie Walker

Eileen McGann

Eliza Carthy & The Wayward Band

Erin Brown & Matt Cudby

Ewan McLennan

Expatriate Game

Fairport Acoustic Convention

Fairport Convention

Fay Hield Trio

Fern Teather

Fil Campbell & Tom McFarland


Fleetwood - Cave

Flossie Malavaille



Gordie MacKeeman and His Rhythm Boys

Harvey Andrews

Heidi Talbot

Hew & Tony Williams

Hickman & Quinn

Home Service

Ian Bruce

Isaac Guillory

Isla St Clair

Issy & David Emeney with Kate Riaz

Jacki McShee’s Pentangle

Jackie Oates

James Fagan & Nancy Kerr

James Gordan

Jane Walden

Jeremy Taylor

Jess & Richard Arrowsmith

Jez Lowe

Jezz Lowe & The Bad Pennies

Jilly Darby

Jimmy Aldrige & Sid Goldsmith

Joe Broughtons Folk Conservatoire

John Boden

John Bosley & Steve Christopher

John Cooper Clarke

John Kirkpatrick

John Renbourn

John Renbourn & Clive Carroll

John Renbourn & Robin Williamson

John Renbourn, Wizz Jones & Clive Carroll

John Ward & Mario

Johnny Dickinson

Johnny Silvo

Jon Boden & The Remnant Kings

Josienne Clarke & Ben Walker

Judy Cook

June Tabor & The Oyster Band

Karine Polwart

Kate Rusby

Kathryn Tickell

Keiren Halpin

Keith Donnelly

Keith Kendrick & Silvia Needham

Kenny Speirs & Joe Wright

Kenny Spiers & Judy Dinning

Kent Duchaine

Kevin Dempsey & Dave Swarbrick

Kevin Dempsey & Joe Broughton

Kiss The Mistress

La Mere Folle

Lady Maisery

Last Nights Fun


Le Vent Du Nord

Les Barker


Little Johnny England

Liz Simcock

Liz Simcock Band


Louise Jordan

Lucy Ward

Maddy Prior & The Carnival Band

Maggie Boyle

Maggie Holland

Magna Carter

Mardi Gras BB

Marina Florence Band

Marry Waterson & Oliver Knight

Martin Carthy

Martin Carthy & Chris Parkinson

Martin Carthy & Dave Swarbrick

Martin Carthy & Eliza Carthy

Martin Carthy, Norma Waterson and Mike Waterson

Martin McNeill

Martin Simpson

Martin Simpson & Martin Taylor

Martin Simpson Band

Martin Wyndham Read

Mary Humphries & Anahata

Maurice Dickson



Michael Chapman

Mike Silver

Monroes Revenge

Monsieur Pantin



Na Dorsa

Nancy Kerr & James Fagan

Nathan & Quinn

Nathan Rogers

Noel Murphy

Norma Waterson & Eliza Carthy

Oliver Knight & Marry Waterson

Partners In Crime

Passing Wind

Patrick Street

Patti Veta & Alan Franks

Paul Downes

Paul Vaes

Peatbog Faeries

Peggy Seeger

Peggy Seeger & The Watersons

Penni McLaren Walker

Penni McLaren Walker & Bryan Causton

Pete Castle

Pete Coe

Pete Morton

Pete Morton, Maggie Boyle & Chris Parkinson

Pete Morton, Roger Wilson & Chris Parkinson

Peter & Barbara Snape

Phil Lyons

Quick Silver

Reset Prose

Richard Digance

Richard Grainger & Chris Parkinson

Robert Rigby

Roland Chadwick

Rory McLeod

Rory McLeod & Amy Leonard

Roy Bailey

Roy Bailey & Tony Benn

Sally Barker

Sam Carter

Sara Gray & Kieron Means

Serious Kitchen

Shep Woolley


Show of Hands

Sid Kipper

Simon Kitely

Sound Tradition

Speirs & Wright

Spiers & Boden

Stacey Earle & Mark Stuart

State of The Union

Steeleye Span

Stefan Grossman

Steve Ashley

Steve Gillette & Cindy Magneson

Steve Phillips

Steve Tilston



Tania Opland & Mike Freeman

Telephone Bill & The Smooth Operators

Terry Stoodley & Roger Rigby

The 3 Daft Monkeys

The Albion Christmas Band

The Amazing Mr Smith

The Badgers

The Baroness and The Bear

The Bounty Hounds

The Broadside Boys

The Carrivick Sisters

The Carrolls

The Demon Barbers

The Demon Barber Roadshow

The Fay Hield Trio

The Floozies

The Fureys & Davey Arthur

The Fureys

The James Gang

The John Wright Band

The John Verity Band

The Larks

The Malingerers

The New Essex Bluegrass Band

The Once

The Oysters 3

The Poozies

The Shee

The Spike Drivers

The Tom McConville Band

The Watersons

The Witches of Elswick

The Young’uns

Them Harvey Boys

Tom Garbutt

Tom McConville & Pauline Cato

Tom Napper & Tom Bliss

Tommy Emmanuel

Treacherous Orchestra

Two Coats Colder


Valery Vaughn

Vicki Clayton

Vicki Swan & Jonny Dyer

Vin Garbutt

Wall to Wall


Wendy Arrowsmith

William Pint & Felicia Dale

Wizz Jones

Woody Mann