Merry Hell + Eliza Marshall: Manchester Folk Festival

  • Friday | 20.10.23
  • 7.00pm
  • Hallé St Michael’s, Manchester
  • £16 Advance


Multi-award winning Merry Hell offer joyful, uplifting folk-rock, with a message for troubled times.

Native to the North-West of England, the 8-piece musical charabanc was built from the embers of the much loved folk-punk band The Tansads, developing a life and feel all of its own. Their energy and passion is complemented by their love of what they do and desire to share hope and togetherness with as many people as possible.Through 6 well-received albums and hundreds of gigs, they’ve offered voices of hope and beacons of light to anyone valuing both melody and positive humanity, their live appearances have won many admirers, a recent review referred to ‘every performance a celebration.’ They are current holders of’s Best Live Band Award. Emergency Lullabies, their latest album, gained wonderful reviews, significant airplay and a place in the UK Official Folk Chart, with the 2021 single ‘When We Meet Again’ hitting No.8 on the US folk airplay chart.

A standing show.

Full festival tickets also available:

Artists on stage: 7.30pm
Curfew: 10.00pm
Stage: Main Room