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Past performers at Tangled Roots Festival

Festival of Contemporary Folk, Roots and Traditional Music

India Electric Co.

Picture of the performers known as India Electric Co.
Award Winning Contemporary Folk

Fatea Magazine Band of the Year 2018. Whether supporting Midge Ure or touring the Churches of England this group are “Bursting with invention and full of surprises.” – (The Telegraph) (performed in 2019) WEBSITE

Kirsty Merryn

Kirsty Merryn laying down in a field of buttercups
“…singer and composer of extraordinary skill… destined to be a big star”  Sunday Express

A rising star – championed by Show of Hands’ front man Steve Knightley, with whom she duets on her debut album. “She & I” Performed in 2019 WEBSITE

Petites Annonces

French Gypsy Jazz

Gypsy jazz (Django Reinhardt et al),  french chansons, and Punk Manouche. performed in 2020 WEBSITE

The Savannahs

Roots Americana

 a Trio of fantastic voices and songwriters in one super group. As seen on the BBC1 show, ‘Pitch Battle’. Performed in 2019 – WEBSITE

Matt Owen

Campfire Storytelling

Founding Member of Noah & the Whale and currently touring with Thea Gilmore. Maverick Magazine gave Matt’s new album “Whiskey and Orchids” 5 stars!  Performed in 2019 – WEBSITE

Flamenco Loco

Traditional Spanish Music and Dance

Flamenco Loco with Flamenco dancer Aneta Skut, Saturday Stage Show and Friday Dance workshops. performed in 2019 and back for 2020


Celtic Folk

West Country sextet bringing an eclectic mix of influences from the Folk, Rock & Classical world. Traditional tunes and original songs.  performed in 2019

Moonlit Poachers

Rustic Soul

When they’re not snatching a trout, snaring a hare or netting a rabbit, they’re making some of the sweetest, most soulful music this side of the sunset. 

Rosie Sleightholme

Utterly Wonderful  – BBC Radio Wales

A multi-instrumentalist whose voice has been compared to Joan Baez. Recent highlights live sessions on BBC Radio; performing at Glastonbury, End Of The Road and Fire in the Mountain Festivals. Performed in 2019

Charlie Limm

Musician, Actor, Composer

Originally from Somerset, Charlie has been influenced by, and likened to, Sandy Denny, Fleetwood Mac and Joni Mitchell, performed in 2019 and back for 2020

Joseph Bernie (Beautiful Thing)

Acoustic Soul

One To Watch  with a recent single release and currently making waves in America. – performed in 2019 and back for 2020

Ash Bates

Contemporary  singer songwriter, “Geourgeous George” Bates brings his beautiful voice and songs to the Festival… New single release soon. performed in 2019