Grace Petrie

 

Grace Petrie’s unique takes on life, love and politics, and the warmth and wit with which they are delivered, have won over an army of loyal fans across the alternative, folk, political and comedy scenes.  Petrie has toured with Frank Turner and Billy Bragg, supported comedians Robin Ince and Josie Long, and collaborated with Leon Rosselson and Peggy Seeger. Petrie has been a frequent guest on BBC Radio 4’s the Now Show and has appeared on Channel 4’s Random Acts.  Petrie comes to Port Fairy Folk Festival following successful festival appearances at Vancouver Folk Festival, Latitude, Cambridge Folk Festival, and The Acoustic Stage at Glastonbury Festival. Her 2018 album, Queer As Folk was a Mojo magazine top 10 Folk Album of the Year.