"Culture and politics side by side" - biggest ever Celtic Connections hits Glasgow
Tens of thousands to attend festival in Glasgow, a UNESCO City of Music
TWO AND A HALF THOUSAND musicians will flock to Glasgow for the 23rd Celtic Connections festival.
Over 300 events are planned, from gigs to workshops to discussions, over the next 18 days including performances from Robert Plant, Karine Polwart and Kris Kristofferson.
The theme this year is migration, reflecting both current events and the internationalism of Celtic and traditional music.