Ian Rankin at last Loop -

We’re very very excited to have the one and only Ian Rankin come and be part of the last Loopallu. Read the BBC news article here: Team Loop x

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So, here we go. With a heavy heart, we’ve decided that our 13th outing is going to be our last. There’s no time to be sad, it’s time to celebrate what has made Loopallu so special over the years. Time to celebrate how the little event with a big hear…

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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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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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