What’s On in April 2017

In order to let you plan your holiday and make the most of the area we have included a list of whats on. Just select a month from our month by month listing (right) of music, relaxation, activities and other events that are happenong in Glencoe and the local area. Below you will find a list of featured events that are simply not to be missed.

01
Apr

Talisk

Winners of the 2015 BBC Radio 2 Young Folk Award, Talisk are one of the fastest rising bands on the British folk scene. Mohsen Amini (Concertina), Hayley Keenan (Fiddle) and Craig Irving (Guitar) come together to create an energetic and dynamic sound that in a short year, earned them multiple awards and a nomination for Up and Coming Artist of…

  • From: 1st April 2017 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 1st April 2017 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
02
Apr

Open Session

We've been running impromptu live music sessions for the last 31 years and although harnessing the local talent is a bit of a dark art we can normally muster somewhere between 2 & 22 willing local musicians so don’t be shy, a handful of folk can magically transform into a multitude so bring along your Bodhrán, guitar or violin and…

  • From: 2nd April 2017 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 2nd April 2017 at 11:00 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
08
Apr

Ron Johnston

  We haven't counted them but we reckon that Ron, or Rockin' Ron as we like to call him, has been entertaining the troops is the Boots Bar at Clachaig for over 20 years. Oban-based guitarist singer Ron Johnston plays an amazing mix of foot-stomping classics: from rock to traditional, blues to reggae, soul to country – and a few…

  • From: 8th April 2017 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 8th April 2017 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Clachaig Boots Bar
09
Apr

Open Session

We've been running impromptu live music sessions for the last 31 years and although harnessing the local talent is a bit of a dark art we can normally muster somewhere between 2 & 22 willing local musicians so don’t be shy, a handful of folk can magically transform into a multitude so bring along your Bodhrán, guitar or violin and…

  • From: 9th April 2017 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 9th April 2017 at 11:00 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
14
Apr

Leather’o

Leather’o (think Raggle Taggle Gypsy’o) is a high energy Alternative Celtic / Gypsy Band based in York. They play all acoustic, traditional instruments in venues from small bars unamplified, to full-on ceilidhs, festivals and weddings. The band has been together since 2012 and has developed extensive repertoire, including many original tunes. The band includes professional players from the touring Folk Rock scene with…

  • From: 14th April 2017 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 14th April 2017 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
15
Apr

Megan Henderson and Ewan Robertson (Breabach)

Megan hails from the West Highland town of Fort William. Growing up in a household with 6 older siblings all immersed in music, her path to becoming a musician was almost inevitable. She honed her skills whilst at school receiving formal training in both classical and traditional Scottish music. Megan went on to study Classical Violin at the Royal Scottish…

  • From: 15th April 2017 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 15th April 2017 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
16
Apr

Open Session

We've been running impromptu live music sessions for the last 31 years and although harnessing the local talent is a bit of a dark art we can normally muster somewhere between 2 & 22 willing local musicians so don’t be shy, a handful of folk can magically transform into a multitude so bring along your Bodhrán, guitar or violin and…

  • From: 16th April 2017 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 16th April 2017 at 11:00 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
22
Apr

Pictism

Pictism are a Scottish folk duo, from opposite ends of the country. Lucy (vocals and tin whistle) comes from the enchanting Orkney islands and Tam (guitar and vocals) is from the vibrant little port town of Leith. Currently based in Edinburgh, where they perform at regular folk sessions and residencies, Pictism play a wide range of Scottish and Irish music,…

  • From: 22nd April 2017 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 22nd April 2017 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
23
Apr

Open Session

We've been running impromptu live music sessions for the last 31 years and although harnessing the local talent is a bit of a dark art we can normally muster somewhere between 2 & 22 willing local musicians so don’t be shy, a handful of folk can magically transform into a multitude so bring along your Bodhrán, guitar or violin and…

  • From: 23rd April 2017 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 23rd April 2017 at 11:00 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar
29
Apr

Gary Innes and Ewen Henderson (Mànran)

Gary Innes and Ewen Henderson have been performing together for over ten years and in that time have developed the kind of intimate musical understanding and telepathy that only comes with many years spent sharing tunes and ideas. Growing up in Lochaber, one of the most musically rich areas of the Scottish Highlands, both Gary and Ewen were immersed in…

  • From: 29th April 2017 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 29th April 2017 at 11:30 pm
  • At: Boots Bar
30
Apr

Open Session

We’ve been running impromptu live music sessions for the last 31 years and although harnessing the local talent is a bit of a dark art we can normally muster somewhere between 2 & 22 willing local musicians so don’t be shy, a handful of folk can magically transform into a multitude so bring along your Bodhrán, guitar or violin and…

  • From: 30th April 2017 at 09:00 pm
  • To: 30th April 2017 at 11:00 pm
  • At: Clachaig, Boots Bar

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