Wednesday, 28 March 2018

Millport Country Music Festival announce initial wave of artists to appear 7-9th September 2018


Millport Country Music Festival, Scotland's biggest independent country music festival, have announced the first wave of artists who will play over the weekend of September 7-9th 2018. More artists and other entertainment will be announced in the coming weeks. 

Full Weekend (Early Bird) Note: Maximum of two Under-14s per adult ticket-holder £56.00
Friday Only (Early Bird) £16.80
Saturday Only (Early Bird) £28.00
Sunday Only (Early Bird) £22.40

With four music stages, 35+ artists from Scotland, the rest of the UK, Ireland, Sweden and the USA, together with entertainment for the whole family, the 24th edition of Millport Country Music Festival will be better than ever!

Located within the Garrison House grounds at the heart of the beautiful seaside town of Millport on
the Isle of Cumbrae, less than an hour from Glasgow, Millport Country Music Festival will offer access to all four music stages with one cracking value ticket.
More than 35 artists will appear over the weekend, representing some of the best country music talent from Scotland, across the UK, Ireland, Sweden and the USA.

Included in the first wave of artists to be announced are:
Jesse Dayton               Shane Richie       Robert Vincent      Jess & The Bandits
Jawbone                      Raintown              Gary Quinn             Red Sky July
Katee Kross                 Jerry Harmon      Kerry Fearon          The Remedy Club
Orfila                            Kevin McGuire     The Rising              Two Ways Home
Chloe Chadwick          The Logans          Steve Young          Veloninos
Jim McLean                 Kid Millport           East Lonesome Drifters
Taylor Swift Tribute   Johnny Lee Memphis as Elvis with Fredrik Lundman as Johnny Cash

Jesse Dayton, the ‘hardcharging’ Texan Outlaw Country star, will headline Nashfield on the Saturday, while Shane Richie will feature his new album, “A COUNTRY SOUL’, during his headline spot on Sunday.

Jess & The Bandits, Red Sky July, Robert Vincent, Gary Quinn, Raintown, Katee Kross and many other great artists will also perform over the weekend. From traditional to modern, from Americana to country rock, just about every country taste will be catered for.
And more to be announced in the coming weeks!!

Jess and the Bandits | Red Sky July | Gary Quinn | The Remedy Club | Katee Kross & The Amberjax | Orfila | Stillwater | Rodeo Stomp

Jesse Dayton | Robert Vincent | Raintown | Liv Austen | Jerry Harmon | The Rising | Kevin McGuire | Steve Young UK | Two Ways Home | East Lonesome Drifters | Johnny Lee Memphis as Elvis | Fredrik Lundman as Johnny Cash | Katee Kross | Veloninos | Kid Millport | James N Wood | Stateline | Rodeo Stomp

Shane Richie | Jawbone | Chloe Chadwick | Kerry Fearon | Jerry Harmon | The Logans | Katy Ellis as Taylor Swift | Carson City | Rodeo Stomp

For more information on the artists playing at MCMF2018 CLICK HERE

A dedicated line dancing venue featuring Stillwater, Stateline, James ‘n’ Wood, Carson City and Rodeo Stomp will keep the dance aficionados on their heels and toes all weekend. A new Acoustic & Americana tent will be introduced, while Nashfield returns, this time within the Garrison House grounds. 

The famous Grand Parade will again run on Saturday at 2pm. A Millport Emerging Talent Showcase will be introduced on Family Day Sunday, as will many music and other entertainment options suitable for all the family.

As was the case in 2017, there will be an extended ferry service for Saturday and Sunday enabling day visitors to enjoy even more of the music into the evening.
Camping, with showers and toilets, will be available within an easy walk of the festival site.
Superb food, drink and entertainment will be on offer on site and throughout the town as Millport becomes Nashville for the weekend.

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