Jake Bugg, Hayseed Dixie and Oysterband announced for Cambridge Folk Festival 2017

Jake Bugg.

Jake Bugg. - Credit: Archant

Cambridge Folk Festival has announced the first artists that will perform between July 27 and 30 in the grounds of Cherry Hinton Hall for its 2017 edition.

Hayseed Dixie

Hayseed Dixie - Credit: Archant

Jake Bugg will headline Sunday night with an acoustic set, returning to the festival five years after playing the festival’s smallest stage, The Den.

Folk and roots pioneers Oysterband, multi-award winning folk trio Lau and US rockgrass favourites Hayseed Dixie are also on the bill.


Lau. - Credit: Archant

Jon Boden will perform over the weekend with The Remnant Kings to preview his autumn 2017 album as well as guest curating elements of the line-up.

Tickets; £167 for a full festival ticket, £27.50 (Thursday), £59.50 (Friday), £70 (Saturday) and £70 (Sunday) are available from www.cambridgefolkfestival.co.uk


Oysterband. - Credit: Archant

Camping at Cherry Hinton Hall and Coldham’s Common is available.

Concession tickets (disabled access and carer, under 21, Cambridge city resident) are also available.