We have some cracking bands wanting to play for you - and remember they do this all for nothing. So come along and support these musicians who give their time so freely.
This year as ever we have a wide range of music styles so we hope there's something for everyone here.
Ghost of a Dog performing in 2012
Outside with a decent sound system and this year a first - under cover for the audience and the bands!
A new young local rock band from Chepstow and Shirenewton - winners at Chepstow comprehensive competition and a big hit last year.
Again back from last year he's a solo acoustic country artist from Usk
Four piece original Americana band back after a stonking set at ShireSpringFest
Four piece rock and pop band with added brass from Usk
Turner Street Crash
Established classic/modern rock covers from this band from Newport and Caerphilly
A welcome return for this folk rock band after a great gig at ShireWinterFest and Shirefest 2015
This three piece play mostly their own rock material
Taffy Was A Thief
Old friends of Shirefest we welcome back again this time as the headline act. Rootsy bluesy sound if you haven't heard them before
This stage is inside in the bar area, and is a more intimate venue.
New acoustic duo playing classic covers and originals
Acoustic Goth rock
Mike, Pete and Huw play a fine acoustic set with more than a touch of the blues
Two intricately woven acoustic guitars and one great sultry voice back after ShireSpringFest
Will, Josh and Martha from south west Wales write their own material
Acoustic rock duo from Usk back by popular demand playing classic rock covers
The Bug Club
Another welcome return again back from their ShireSpringFest success.
Acoustic folk with humour from Brecon
Far Out Mate
We end the evening with Shirenewton's own much loved band