23/08/2012 - THs @ 21st Appalachian and Bluegrass Music Festival in Omagh

The Toy Hearts are thrilled to be returning to The Ulster American Folk Park in Omagh to perform at this years 21st Appalachian and Bluegrass Music Festival. There’ll be strumming on the porches of the log cabins, dancing in the cobbled streets and jamming outside the General Store, with a jam-packed schedule the band are very excited to have been invited back to this famous festival. With performances from some of the biggest names in bluegrass and old-time music including Michael Cleveland and Flamekeeper, Don Rigsby and Midnight Call direct from the USA, The Toy Hearts will be flying the flag for British Bluegrass once again!

Full links to the festival can be found below in addition to a full list of the festival line-up. The Toy Hearts look forward to catching up with old friends and making some new ones too! Full merchandise will be on sale at the festival site with the band signing CD's, including their latest release Whiskey and meeting fans after each performance.

Official Website: http://www.nmni.com/uafp
Buy Tickets: http://www.nmni.com/uafp/What-s-on/Events/21st-Annual-Bluegrass-Music-Fe...
Bluegrass Friday Evening Concert: http://www.nmni.com/uafp/What-s-on/Events/Bluegrass-Friday-Evening-Conce...

The official and full list of bands confirmed are:

Michael Cleveland & Flamekeeper (USA)
Don Rigsby & Midnight Call (USA)
Mandolin Orange (USA)
The Branchettes (USA)
Spirit Family Reunion (USA)
Old Man Luedecke (Canada)
Blue Grass Boogiemen (The Netherlands)
Covered Grass (Germany)
Toy Hearts (England)
Clew Bay Critters (Co. Mayo)
I Draw Slow (Dublin)
Watery Hill Boys (Drogheda)
Broken String Band (Co. Down)
Northern Exposure (Co. Armagh)
Knotty Pine String Band (Co. Tyrone)