First Act Announced -

With a full line up announcement imminent, we thought we’d get the excitement notched up with our first announcement…we’re super chuffed that The Pigeon Detectives are including a Loopallu visit as part of their Scottish tour. Would you believe it’s …

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The wait is almost over! We've gathered together a treasure trove of acts for you. Some of our favourites from the past twelve years, as well as some Loopallu newbies. Established acts, as well as some of our tips for the future. All wrapped up with …

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LUCKY 13? -

After 12 fun packed years in this beautiful, remote part of the UK, Loopallu as we know it must come to an end. Loopallu has been a resounding success attracting headliners like Paolo Nutini and Franz Ferdinand as well as introducing little known act…

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Thank You Loopy 16 -

Well, we went from sheilding our eyes from the wind and rain on the Monday to sheilding them from the sun on Friday. As always, thanks to every single one of you for making this a vintage year. Whether you travelled 100 yrds, or in some cases 1000's …

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Those who've been rave about it.... it's a small event, but the line up overshadows that of many mainstream festivals.


Always one of the most fun and friendly festivals, Loopallu punches above it's weight


They’re selling the family silver – even granny is at risk of being put up for auction as fans try and outbid each other for tickets for Loopallu.

The Press and Journal

The only music event anywhere in the world to feature both Franz Ferdinand and the Ullapool Pipe Band.

The Guardian

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