Saturday 3rd February    8pm

Anthony john clarke

Music at Craigie,  Craigie Village Hall,

Craigie Village,  near Kilmarnock

Tickets:  £10  &  £6 (under 16)    Unlicensed - BYOB

Anthony John is a hugely entertaining songwriter, covering the range of human emotions from happiness to sadness.  His songs, with superb guitar accompaniment, are based largely on his childhood in Belfast, then later as a singer in Liverpool.  Anthony’s anecdotes and stories are highly amusing.  His first concert at Craigie in 2016 went down a storm, making this performance a popular return!

 

Saturday 3rd March    8pm

Alan reid

Music at Craigie,  Craigie Village Hall,

Craigie Village,  near Kilmarnock

Tickets:  £10  &  £6 (under 16)    Unlicensed - BYOB

Singer songwriter Alan Reid toured the world with the famous Battlefield Band.  Since 2010, he has performed as a duo with Dutch guitarist Rob van Sante, touring widely, including America and Australia.  Tonight, Alan makes a rare solo performance, singing mainly his own songs with accordion, guitar and keyboard accompaniment. 

 

In support will be the Craigie Chancers.

Saturday 7th April    8pm

The Sangsters

Music at Craigie,  Craigie Village Hall,

Craigie Village,  near Kilmarnock

Tickets:  £10  &  £6 (under 16)    Unlicensed - BYOB

The Sangsters are always a hugely popular draw at Craigie.  Arguably, the   finest harmony singing group on the Scottish folk scene, they provide a wonderful entertaining evening, helped by the indomitable humour of Fiona Forbes.  If you haven’t seen them before you are in for a big treat!

 

In support will be award winning Scottish poet Sheila Templeton.

Saturday 12 May    8pm

THE ian walker BAND

Music at Craigie,  Craigie Village Hall,

Craigie Village,  near Kilmarnock

Tickets:  £10  &  £6 (under 16)     Unlicensed - BYOB

Multi-instrumentalist and singer songwriter Ian Walker, who has previously performed at Craigie with Ian Bruce, returns with gospel and country music guitarist Jimmy Scott and vocalist Moe Walker.  Jimmy supported American country singer George Hamilton in his 2005 and 2006 UK tours.  Singer Moe even appeared in the original STV programme Thingummyjig, brought back this Hogmanay!

 

Thursday 21 June    8pm

plockton young traditional musicians

Music at Craigie,  Craigie Village Hall,

Craigie Village,  near Kilmarnock

Tickets:  £10  &  £6 (under 16)     Unlicensed - BYOB

A very special extra concert, one not to be missed!  We are honoured to have 16 students from the National Centre of Excellence in Traditional Music at Plockton, Wester Ross perform at Craigie.  These students, aged 13 to 18, are the cream of Scotland’s young traditional musicians, performing on a range of traditional instruments.