Archive: Knockengorroch Projects

Knockengorroch - The Real Merlin

The Real Merlin

‘Myrddin’ was poet to a Welsh king. In 573, at a battle near Carlisle, the king was killed and Myrddin went mad. In his madness, ... Read more

Knockengorroch - Green Well Project

Green Well of Scotland Exhibition

This outdoor photographic portrait exhibition took place in the summer of 2021.  It features the villagers of Carsphairn parish in Dumfries and Galloway, captured by ... Read more

Oran Bagraidh

Oran Bagraidh

The Oran Bagraidh album is the result of work created during a Knockengorroch residency in Galloway to explore Galloway Gaelic. It launched at Celtic Connections ... Read more

Knockengorroch - Renata Rosa

Renata Rosa

9 August 2018: Cottiers Theatre, Glasgow Supported by Josie Duncan 10 August 2018: St Vincent’s Chapel. Edinburgh Festival Fringe. Very limited capacity! With support from ... Read more

Josie Duncan and Pablo Lafuente

A Knockengorroch World Ceilidh preview evening

With Josie Duncan and Pablo Lafuente, Morag Brown and Lewis Powell-Reid at The Catstrand, New GallowayFriday 27 April 20187.30 – 10pm 2017 BBC Radio 2 ... Read more

Knockengorroch - 47 SOUL

47SOUL Album Launch

47SOUL السبعة و أربعين – the Arab electronic hip-hop supergroup will release their full-length debut BALFRON PROMISE on Friday 9 March 2018 at the Mash ... Read more

Langwhan the celtic longhouse

DIY Knock

We run another project at Knockengorroch. DIY Knock is a chance to come down to the farm and meet like-minded people whilst engaging in outdoor ... Read more

Highland Coos

The Droving Project

The Droving Project is an ecological journey, a heritage exploration and a collaborative arts and music project involving the Knockengorroch cows! If you want to ... Read more


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We are deeply saddened to hear of the death of Benjamin Zephaniah at the age of 65. One of the greatest poets of our time and a resolute campaigner against political injustice, he was a true pioneer and innovator.In 2019 he performed at Knockengorroch Festival with his band The Revolutionary Minds, where he wowed the crowd with his dub-reggae juggernauts strongly influenced by the music and poetry of Jamaica and what he called 'street politics’. Our thoughts go out to his friends and family at this time. 📷 Douglas Robertson ... See MoreSee Less
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📣 2024 FIRST LINE UP ANNOUNCEMENT! 📣Here we go! We are proud to present the first amazing artists from near and far who will be playing at Knockengorroch Festival 2024…A.Skillz | Banco de Gaia | Bombskare | The Breath | DJ Rap | Ewan Macintyre Band | Frankie Archer Music | Jemima Thewes & LANES | John Fairhurst | Kathryn Tickell & The Darkening | Mairi Campbell | Malin makes Music | M a r a n t a | Mungo's Hi Fi x Eva Lazarus | N’famady Kouyaté | Ríoghnach Connolly & Honeyfeet | Queen Omega | Yoko Pwno | 808 State…all this and many many more acts, including our dance tent line-ups, to be announced in the new year! Find out more and listen to all of these artists 👉 us in the hills from 23 – 26 May 2024… we can’t wait to see you all! 😍 ... See MoreSee Less
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2 weeks ago

🙌 SUPPORT US OR ANOTHER IMPORTANT CAUSE THIS FRIDAY! 🙌 Did you know that Knockengorroch is a community interest company? We exist to support upland regeneration and community benefit. Buy a Knockengorroch Festival 2024 ticket Fri 24 to Sun 26 November and, as a thank you, we will give you a free gift! 🎁 Choose from⭐️ 3% of the value of your total booking towards a gift voucher for Hadeel Fairtrade Palestinian Crafts⭐️ One item of Knockengorroch merchandise up to £15 To receive your gift, buy your ticket on our website between 24-26 November and email your choice to Collect at the info point during the festival (can be sent out before then if you need it for Christmas!) 😎 Thank you! 👉 ... See MoreSee Less
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4 weeks ago

Fo'k o' the airts 'll a' be thereMakars an’ music-men tae spareSingers an’ dauncers everywhereAn' ane or twa tae play the fi'le (Adam Dahmer ‘Bonnie Cnoch nan Corrach’) ⚡️ FIRST LINE-UP ANNOUNCEMENT COMING! 🔜⚡️ 🔔 Get ready… ... See MoreSee Less
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