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Southern Fried

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Southern Fried - Perth's Festival of American Roots Music. Country, blues, bluegrass, soul, songwriters, food, workshops, talks, free gigs, late club. At Perth Theatre and Perth Concert Hall. Fri 19 Jul - Sun 21 Jul 2013.
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Live-It-Up! Productions Launches Perth Fringe | PerthshireOnline

 Perth’s “Live-It-Up! Productions” has just announced the launch of an exciting new event to hit the music and performing scene in Perth. The Perth Fringe festival will be taking place between Thursday 16th May and Sunday 26th May coinciding with Perth Festival of The Arts. The Fringe schedule plans to include music, song, dance, comedy and other performing arts in social surroundings spread over 10 days, with both local and performers from further afield taking to the stage.

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Ambitious new arts festival for Scotland

STIRLING is aiming to emulate the success of the capital by staging its very own Fringe Festival next year.
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sound - north east scotland's festival of new music

sound - north east scotland's festival of new music | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it

sound is driven by the passion to make new music more accessible to audiences of all ages and backgrounds. It embraces a network of local organisations to produce a varied programme of events exploring new music. The festival brings together a large range of different genres of music to appeal to a wide variety of tastes and encourage people to discover new sounds and widen their musical horizons.

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Annual festival plans to celebrate the art of ageing | Herald Scotland

Annual festival plans to celebrate the art of ageing | Herald Scotland | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it

A NEW annual arts festival to celebrate "creative ageing", featuring 70-year-old Finnish rockers, dance for the ageing body and shows in care homes, will take place every autumn across Scotland.

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Glasgow Lands Scottish Festival revives historic highlands

Glasgow Lands Scottish Festival revives historic highlands | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
Kilt-wearing, tree-tossing Scotsmen will participate in Highland athletic games and celebrate all things Scottish on Saturday at Look Park.
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Festival business is no walk in the park

Festival business is no walk in the park | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
BBC Scotland's Douglas Fraser examines the business of music festivals as crowds gather for T in the Park.
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Violinist to play T in the Park

Violinist to play T in the Park | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
Violinist Nicola Benedetti is to play on the main stage at Scotland's biggest pop and rock music event, T in the Park, it is announced.
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Merchant City Festival

Merchant City Festival | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
Visitors to this year’s Merchant City Festival are in for a treat with the most extensive, colourful and diverse programme to date...
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Green festival and music festival | The Big Tent July 2012

Scotland's largest green festival with music festival, Falkland, Fife, Scotland, UK 21st to 22nd July 2012.
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Welcome | Perth Festival of the Arts, Scotland

Welcome | Perth Festival of the Arts, Scotland | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
Welcome to the 41st Perth Festival of the Arts 17th - 27th May 2012.
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Belladrum Festival 2012 at Belladrum Estate

Belladrum Festival 2012 at Belladrum Estate | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
Belladrum Tartan Heart is quite simply, the friendliest, wackiest, most inclusive festival in Scotland!
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The Big Stooshie : Scotland's Charity Music Festival - Big Stooshie Charity Festival for Help for Heroes and SSAFA Forces Help

The Big Stooshie : Scotland's Charity Music Festival - Big Stooshie Charity Festival for Help for Heroes and SSAFA Forces Help | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it

The Big Stooshie, Scotland’s latest charity music festival is and exciting three-day, in-door event. The organisors expect a capacity crowd of 12,000 at the festival, this would raise upwards of £100,000 for SSAFA and Help For Heroes making The Big Stooshie the largest fund raiser for the charities in 2012.

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Southern Fried

Southern Fried | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
Southern Fried - Perth's Festival of American Roots Music. Country, blues, bluegrass, soul, songwriters, food, workshops, talks, free gigs, late club. At Perth Theatre and Perth Concert Hall. Fri 22 Jul - Sun 24 Jul 2011.
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Rockness

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RockNess: A monster of a festival in the beautiful surroundings of Loch Ness, Scotland. 7th - 9th June 2013
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Bloody Scotland celebrates Scottish crime writers

Bloody Scotland celebrates Scottish crime writers | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
A new festival showcasing Scotland's crime writing is to be held in Stirling.
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Scotland is book-festival capital of world - Features - Scotsman.com

Scotland is book-festival capital of world - Features - Scotsman.com | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
SCOTLAND has more literature festivals per capita than any other country in the world with more than 400,000 people attending book events in past year, according to research released today.
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Surge Festival 2012 | Creative Scotland

Surge Festival 2012 | Creative Scotland | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it

SURGE, Scotland’s 3rd annual festival of street arts, physical theatre and circus returns to Glasgow from 23 – 29 July.

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Green festival and music festival | The Big Tent July 2012

Green festival and music festival | The Big Tent July 2012 | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
Scotland's largest green festival with music festival, Falkland, Fife, Scotland, UK 21st to 22nd July 2012.
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Big Country Joins Line-Up of REWIND SCOTLAND, Replace Ali Campbell

Big Country Joins Line-Up of REWIND SCOTLAND, Replace Ali Campbell | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
REWIND SCOTLAND – The 80s Festival, which takes place between July 20th and 22nd at Scone Palace, Perthshire, have today confirmed that Ali Campbell will no longer perform at this year’s festival.Replacing Ali Campbell on the bill will be post-punk...
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Scottish Culture Online | Blog | 2012 Blas Festival Launches Packed Programme

Innovation, imagination and inspiration, the hallmarks of any Blas Festival, will once again be to the fore as the eighth Highlands and islands Gaelic arts extravaganza is launched.

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Book festival line up 'ambitious'

Book festival line up 'ambitious' | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
Organisers of a Highland book festival say this year's line up will be "more ambitious" than previous events.
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Burke to headline free festival

Burke to headline free festival | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
More than 11,000 music fans are set to attend a free music festival being held at the Dock Park in Dumfries.
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Aberdeen Art Gallery & Museums | Granite Festival 2012

Aberdeen Art Gallery & Museums | Granite Festival 2012 | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
13-19 May 2012 Aberdeen’s Granite Festival Back by popular demand, our second festival has twice as many opportunities to take part. The Granite City has a geological legacy spanning millions...
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Success for Scotland's newest music festival attended by 2000 revellers

Success for Scotland's newest music festival attended by 2000 revellers | Culture Scotland | Scoop.it
The inaugural Big Beach Ball event was headlined by a DJ set from the Friendly Fires.
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