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Rhona & Nathon Jones @ Craft Hotel, Wigtown


Saturday 28th April 2018 / Doors 8:30pm

Craft Hotel, 30 Main Street (Venue info)
Wigtown DG8 9HG

FREE EVENT

Rhona & Nathon Jones @ Craft Hotel, Wigtown

Join Rhona & Nathon for an evening of live music at Craft Hotel, Wigtown. Rhona and Nathon perform a mixture of their own material combined with traditional folk, americana and bluegrass songs.​

Scottish singer Rhona Jones hails from Wigtown and is well known for her beautiful lead vocals and harmonies. Rhona performs as a duo with her husband Nathon and also with the Newton Stewart & Minnigaff Traditional Music & Dance Festival band who perform regularly in the region.

Nathon Jones sings and plays resonator and acoustic guitar, 5-string and Irish tenor banjos and has performed at festivals throughout the UK and Ireland including the Celtic Connections festival in Glasgow. He also performed music for the Katie Morag BBC television series as well as guesting on albums by Old Blind Dogs, Norrie MacIver, Laura-Beth Salter, Al Price and Huey Dowling. He is the Founder and Festival Director of Newton Stewart & Minnigaff Traditional Music & Dance Festival and is very well known locally for his passion for music.

 

Venue


Craft Hotel

30 Main Street
Wigtown
Wigtownshire
DG8 9HG

Craft is an exciting hotel, bar and restaurant in the heart of Wigtown. We pride ourselves on sourcing local meats and vegetables and providing a warm and welcoming atmosphere to enjoy our delicious, home-cooked food. We also serve a selection of great craft beers, not to mention local scottish whisky, gin and other spirits!

5th Anniversary Year Celebrations!

2018 sees the 5th anniversary of Newton Stewart & Minnigaff Traditional Music & Dance Festival and we're pulling out all the stops to deliver another outstanding event in Wigtownshire. This year sees us host officially registered Scottish Highland Dancing competitions and, as ever, some of the biggest names in traditional music who will be performing over the 3 days. We have the bubbly on ice and can't wait to see you all again in Galloway. The tunes last year were just mighty!

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