Fantastic Atlantic Sessions!

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The line up for this year’s Atlantic Sessions has been released and it’s bigger and better than ever.

The Festival will follow the same format as previous years, with over 40 FREE gigs in bars, hotels and coffee shops across Portstewart, Portrush and Portballintrae throughout the 4 days, from Thursday, November 12 to Sunday, November 15.

The headline act this year will be Wyvern Lingo, with support from Saint Sister, at Flowerfield Arts Centre on Friday 13th November.

Wyvern Lingo are three singer/instrumentalists from Bray in Ireland.

The trio have become known for their soulful, passionate and haunting live shows.

Another great act, Paddy Casey, will play Flowerfield on Sunday, November 15.

Other artists on the line up include Hannah McPhillimy, Mandy Bingham, The Vals, PORTS, Jessica Doherty, Kaz Hawkins, Rosborough, The Emerald Armada, Old Hannah, Simon Murphy, Manouche, Lonesome George, Cup O’Joe, Son of the Hound, Scorpion Jack and many more!

For a full programme, or booking details, visit www.atlanticsessions. com, or find ‘atlanticsessions’ on facebook or twitter.

The Festival will feature some headline ticketed events at Flowerfield Arts Centre and Portrush Town Hall as well as some themed Movie Screenings.

The popular Sunday Brunch Session will feature some of our favourite artists, hosted by BBC Radio Ulster’s Ralph McLean.

Visit our website for and listen to Wyvern Lingo -

Now in its seventh year, Atlantic Sessions on the North Coast is gathering a reputation both among performers and music lovers.

It is a high quality, musical feast, showcasing original music interpreted by artists in a number of ways from traditional to contemporary, from electric to acoustic.

Atlantic Sessions has emerged as a permanent feature on the cultural calendar creating an energetic, vibrant atmosphere in the pubs, hotels and bistros in Portrush, Portstewart and Portballintrae.

We are also pleased to be able to offer Acoustic Afternoons in some of our local coffee shops with amazing coastal backdrops.

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