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“Edinburgh‘s finest funk sparkplugs” (the Metro) are set to open the concert for the legendary Average White Band - it will be a blistering night.

James Brown Is Annie to open for Average White Band
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For Four nights only: The Festival Club at Teviot Row promises to keep the music going long after the other venues have closed up shop. Dance the night away to bands and DJs, compare notes on the shows you’ve loved or loathed over a drink or soak up the last glimpses of summer (and the odd jazz fest star) in the glorious open air rooftop bar. Here is

New for 2018 The Festival Club
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Hailed as “the future of the trumpet” by Wynton Marsalis, and “one to watch” by Rolling Stone, Keyon Harrold is one of the world’s most sought-after young trumpeters.

Cover Star Keyon Harrold: A New Miles?
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Although only in his 20s, Jerron “Blind Boy” Paxton has earned a reputation for transporting audiences back to the 1920s and making them wish they could stay there for good. Paxton may be one of the greatest multi-instrumentalists that you have not heard of.

Jerron “Blind Boy” Paxton
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The Festival is offering non-professional musicians an exciting opportunity to be part of this year’s 40th Anniversary celebrations.

Perform at EJBF 2018!
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If you’ve ever wanted to try on a Carnival costume learn samba dancing, then the Edinburgh Festival Carnival invites you to join us at Out of the Blue Drill Hall on Saturday 23rd June between 4 and 7pm. Carnivals are all about dressing up and we invite you to dress to impress with some extravagant Carnival costumes: headdresses, headpieces, wings, feathers and sequins.

Join The Carnival and dress to impress on Saturday 23rd June
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We are seeking four temporary stewards for the Festival Stewards are responsible for getting audiences to their seats seamlessly, troubleshooting customer concerns and making sure shows start on time whilst being friendly and informative to all members of the public. For more information, click here to read the

2018 Stewards Wanted
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