2016 Performers

The Edmonton Folk Music Festival is very excited to share our 2016 Performer line up!

This year’s line up will feature incredible artists from all over the world, singer songwriters with a story to tell, and plenty of music to get you up on you feet.

Our 2016 Artists are:

Amadou Fall Trio • Amos Garrett and the Festival House Band • Amy Helm and the Handsome Strangers • The Barr Brothers • Black Umfolosi • Bobby Bazini • Calexico • The Cat Empire • Chloe Albert • Colin Linden • Curtis Harding • Daby Touré • Dar Williams • Dervish • Digging Roots • Dreamer’s Circus • The East Pointers • Elvin Bishop & Charlie Musselwhite • Eric Bibb & Corey HarrisFatoumata Diawara Gordie MacKeeman and His Rhythm Boys The Head and the Heart Jah Prayzah & the 3rd Generation Band • Jason Isbell • Jim Byrnes and The Sojourners • Joan Shelley • Joel Fafard • John Wort Hannam and the Blue Collars • KaiL Baxley • Kaleo • Kruger Brothers • Lera Lynn • Linda Tillery and the Cultural Heritage Choir • Lisa Hannigan and Aaron Dessner • LP • The Mae Trio • Martin and Eliza Carthy Mary Chapin Carpenter Matthew ByrneMatt Molloy & John Carty with Arty McGlynn Maura O’Connell and Karan Casey • Mike Farris & The Roseland Rhythm Revue • Mohsin Zaman • Murray Porter • Nathaniel Rateliff & the NightSweats • Passenger • Peter Asher and Albert Lee • The Pines • River Whyless • Rose Cousins • Sam Beam & Jesca Hoop • Samantha Martin & Delta Sugar • Sarah Harmer • Sarah MacDougall • School of Song (Eva Foote, Justine Vandergrift & Sydney Mae) • Songhoy Blues • The Staves • Steep Canyon Rangers • The StepCrew • TNile • The Tallest Man on Earth • Tasman Jude • Tom Russell • Willy Mason