Information for artists

English Folk Expo operates in association with the new Manchester Folk Festival.

Manchester Folk Festival is open to the public as well as English Folk Expo delegates, giving English Folk Expo delegates a chance to see showcase artists performing in a concert environment in front of a live audience.  Manchester Folk Festival is programmed by David Agnew of So It Is Ltd..  Agent/artist should apply through So It Is Ltd. for artist performance opportunities.

We are proud to say that artists performing at Manchester Folk Festival/English Folk Expo are not charged a registration or application fee and will be paid a fee for their performance.

Artist submissions should be made between November and January for the following October’s festival/EFEx. 

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This Is The Kit

Melrose Quartet

Blair Dunlop