News / Lucy Ward – Pretty Warnings – Released 15th June 2018

Posted

Categories: Music | News

Lucy Ward

Pretty Warnings is the captivating fourth studio album from Lucy Ward. Rich with tradition and exquisitely penned original songs, this album weaves it’s way effortlessly through matters of love, darkness, longing and joy. It confirms what we already knew – that Ward’s unique ability to inhabit the very heart of a song is bewitching, beguiling… Read more »

News / Folk in the Field festival returns for a third year

Posted

Categories: Festivals | News

East Yorkshire village fund raising folk festival ‘Folk in the Field’ returns for a third year Buoyed by the success of the 2017 event, the Folk in the Field Festival returns to Shiptonthorpe, East Yorkshire playing fields with two new artists for 2018. The third Folk in the Field festival takes place on June 30… Read more »

News / Norma Waterson and Eliza Carthy record new album, ‘Anchor’

Posted

Categories: Music | News

Acclaimed singers Norma Waterson and Eliza Carthy have recently recorded a new album, ‘Anchor’ produced by Neill MacColl which will be released by Topic Records in June 2018. The release will be supported by a small number of high-profile concerts featuring an exciting, stellar line-up with Eliza Carthy & The Gift Band, plus a very… Read more »

News / The Nest Collective Presents…Campfire Club 2018

Posted

Categories: Music | News

Campfire Club brings unamplified, outdoor concerts into hidden green spaces city-wide for a fourth season of fireside listening. Filling London’s green spaces with music, unamplified, outdoors, around a fire .A unique path for discovering music and London’s hidden green spaces, The Nest Collective’s Campfire Club returns this summer, running until September, taking you on a… Read more »

News / Cara Dillon ‘Upon a Winters Night’ Christmas Tour 2018

Posted

Categories: Music | News

Cara Dillon, possessed of one of the most celebrated folk voices to have come out of Ireland, will be touring her Christmas show “Upon A Winter’s Night” for a third year running this December (2018). The overwhelming success of previous tours cementing this magical and memorable festive experience as a firm tradition for many years… Read more »

News / Ward & Parker, of Nizlopi and Willows fame, release single

Posted

Categories: Music | News

John Parker; previously of Nizlopi (JCB Song fame) and Cliff Ward, Co-founding member of The Willows,  are a duo that now seem like an act that destiny brought together. Between them they hold many years experience on the stage and are excited to be performing together. Their first encounter was through Stu Hanna performing as… Read more »

News / Turin Brakes release 8th Studio Album ‘Invisible Storm’

Posted

Categories: Music | News

After an impressive 17 years together, seven studio albums and over a million records sold worldwide, they might be excused a bit of downtime. But no…….the estimable London 4-piece Turin Brakes have announced their eighth studio album ‘Invisible Storm’ coming in January 2018 on Cooking Vinyl, followed by a major UK tour. 2016 saw them… Read more »

News / Bearded Theory launches major ” FoodBank Holiday” Donation

Posted

Categories: Festivals | News

Bearded Theory, a multi award-winning, family friendly festival, taking place at Catton Hall, Derbyshire over the late May Bank Holiday, has today announced plans for an ambitious food donation campaign to take place at this year’s event.Bearded Theory Festival.   They have partnered with Derbyshire FoodBank charity, The Padley Group, to launch a major “FoodBank Holiday”… Read more »

News / Shepley Spring Festival celebrates its 11th anniversary in 2018

Posted

Categories: Festivals | News

shepley 2018

West Yorkshire’s premiere weekend of traditional music, song and dance is a family friendly festival in the village of Shepley on the edge of the beautiful South Pennines. Smaller than usual this year the festival will take place in St. Paul’s Village Hall in the heart of this rural community. This year’s lineup includes some… Read more »