The Edinburgh Jazz and Blues Festival has announced four headline acts for 2014...


Royal Visit at the Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival

Jul 24

 On Monday the Duke and Duchess of Rothesay were in town - check out what they got up to!

Five days down, five days to go!

Jul 23

Still deciding how to spend your last Edinburgh Jazz & Blues Festival days? Check out what's already happened, and what's still waiting to blow you away... 

BlipTheFestivals is back!

Jul 22

BlipTheFestivals is back! Blip us a festival photo and win amazing EdFests prizes!

2014 Jazz and Blues Festival Begins

Jul 17

If you're unsure how to spend your weekend, see how this sounds... 

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