News / Hollywood Film Star joins headliners at the biggest-ever Wickham Festival

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Hollywood actor, producer and musician Kiefer Sutherland and Country music star Lucinda Williams are among the latest top-name artists announced for this year’s Wickham Festival in Hampshire. Also newly con rmed are American folk icon Judy Collins; Scottish favourites The Proclaimers, 70s chart- toppers Lindisfarne and local hero Frank Turner who has just completed a… Read more »

News / Folk trio Alden Patterson and Dashwood out on Tour

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Norwich based folk trio Alden Patterson and Dashwood weave rich vocal harmonies, fiddle, dobro and guitar around beautifully written original songs and melodies. Their music takes influence from folk traditions from both sides of the Atlantic with uplifting instrumentals and self-penned songs depicting tales of young travellers, sleepy seas and their affection for home. ‘It’s… Read more »

News / Cambridge Folk Fest announces more acts

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Cambridge Folk Festival has this week announced the final headliners and a whole host of new acts set to entertain the crowds at Cherry Hinton Hall August 1st – 4th. Newly announced as Friday’s headliners are the collective of Calexico and Iron & Wine. The trio consisting of Sam Beam (Iron & Wine) and Joey… Read more »

News / Leveret fourth album ‘Diversions’ launch tour 2019.

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Five years since they first hit the road together, folk super-trio Leveret return with their fourth album, Diversions. In contrast to the self-penned Inventions (2017), Diversions features exclusively traditional material, unearthed from archives, manuscripts and tunebooks and reinvigorated in Leveret’s signature style. It’s a collection of tunes which, though unassuming on the page, take on… Read more »

News / Phil Beer ‘String Theory’ tour

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When a musician’s CV drops names like Mike Oldfield, the Rolling Stones and Steve Harley, you know you’re dealing with a man at the top of his game. Phil Beer is one-half of the multi-award-winning acoustic folk and roots powerhouse Show of Hands, and he’s also in demand in his own right as a captivating… Read more »

News / Ward & Parker announce new video and album campaign

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Duo Ward and Parker have announced a preorder campaign of their debut album “One”. Due for release on March 23rd, the band are very excited to be bringing this album into the world and would love your involvement in its release. https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/ward-parker-debut-album-one#/ They have also released a new video for new song ‘Feels so right’…. Read more »

News / Topette announce Spring Tour dates 2019

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Anglo-French acoustic five-piece, Topette!! return to the UK for a spring tour in April / May 2019. This band is a must see, for anyone interested in traditional European dance music, for folk fans, French dancers and discerning listeners alike. The band’s debut album, C’est le Pompon… was well received across the continent, and they… Read more »

News / Ninebarrow tour to coincide with release of book ”Ninebarrow Dorset”

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Ninebarrow are a multi-award-winning folk duo, who are impressing audiences across the country with their innovative and captivating take on the folk tradition. Described by Mark Radcliffe as sounding ‘like two halves of one voice’ and by Kate Rusby as ‘absolutely amazing’, Jon Whitley and Jay LaBouchardiere combine breath taking vocal harmonies and melodies, delivering… Read more »