Captain's Bar, S.College St, Edinburgh

Captain's bar, Edinburgh,
Scottish Folk music in a small and historic bar




                    Live acoustic Scottish music at Captain's bar,                                     South College Street, Edinburgh, EH8 9AA

               Telephone:  07493 555 702     

A wonderful mix of original and traditional songs or Scottish folk music sessions.

Every night is different. Check the gig guide for listings Gig Guide Edinburgh music listings

Come to Captain's for a traditional Scottish  music session

or Scottish folk singing session, variations of different dates

Captain's ale

Friday night music sessions

Eddy Hanson

Can be found playing violin in various sessions.

Sean Paul Newman


Sean Paul booms out some of the folk favourites,

usually joined by a friend on violin or box


Gallus Crows every 4th Saturday of the month


Third Saturday of the Month in the afternoon. Sangstream Scottish Choir. Starts 3.30pm

Cauldstane Slap - traditional Scottish music from this collective 3rd Saturday of the month

Henry Ibbs, Thursday at 9pm

Kevin Gore

Edinburgh singer and songwriter hosts "One singer, One song"

 Tuesday 6pm, Wednesday 8.30pm, Thursday 6pm

James Stewart.  & Ciaran McGhee on Sunday evening 8.30pm

Ciaran McGhee           James Stewart & Linda Larking

Neil Thomson, Tuesday evening

Marit Falt

Pac O'Rogues, Sean Paul Newman and Karen Day, Third Friday of the month 9pm

John Anaya. Blues and stuff in a Monday teatime session. Starts 6pm till 8.30pm

Captain's Bar open till 1am every night.

Open at 2pm every day but Saturday at 1pm. Wifi and coffee  available

31st December - New Years Eve Hogmanay Hoot


Tartan party. Wear tartan and come along for bagpipes, music and fun.  Open till midnight.  Tickets for after party at the bar in advance.

Louise Marshall the Captain's piper plays bagpipes

Our facebook group

Captains folk music facebook group

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