News / Jess Morgan to release limited run of handmade 7” records for Record Store Day

Posted

Categories: Music | News

DIY singer/songwriter Jess Morgan takes the do-it-yourself concept to new levels creating handmade vinyl records in her Norwich home. Jess has made a limited run of 7” vinyl of the song ‘Still In Fashion’ (from her album ‘Edison Gloriette’) for release exclusively at Relevant Records in Cambridge for Record Store Day on April 22nd 2017. Jess… Read more »

News / The Shee tour dates – April 2017

Posted

Categories: Music | News

shee

The Shee’s 2016 album, Continuum, continues to garner critical acclaim – and the band is responding to demand by taking to the road for a second album tour. The album, composed and released in celebration of the band’s tenth anniversary, will be the focus of the nine-date tour which takes in venues throughout England, Scotland and Wales. The Shee April 2017 live dates are:… Read more »

News / Philip Henry and Hannah Martin Out of the Ordinary tour 2017

Posted

Categories: Music | News

henry martin

Nobody sounds like the highly innovative Henry and Martin and few can have come up with a tour as different as this. The 10-date Out of the Ordinarytour (May 10-27) will see the award-winning pair weaving their musical wizardry across England and Wales, performing at some totally unpredictable locations. Churches will jostle with caverns, Iron Age roundhouses… Read more »

News / Emily Maguire – new album A Bit Of Blue and live dates

Posted

Categories: Music | News

Emily Maguire

Emily Maguire, the beguiling British-born singer-songwriter whose remarkable personal journey fast-tracked her from the Australian bush to the Albert Hall, has released her first album in more than three years – A Bit Of Blue. With her earlier albumBeliever hailed as a ‘masterpiece’ (Maverick Magazine), anticipation is building around this, her fifth release, recorded at opposite ends of the… Read more »

News / Latest line up announced for Underneath The Stars Festival

Posted

Categories: Festivals | News

Underneath The Stars

21 – 23rd July, Cannon Hall Open Farm, Hawthorne, South Yorkshire Latest names added EDWARD II | RODDY WOOMBLE | JOHN TAMS & BARRY COOPE | MARRY WATERSON | ÍMAR | ROB HERON & THE TEA PAD ORCHESTRA | DAMIEN O’KANE | SHEELANAGIG | YOLA CARTER | THE DESTROYERS Joining previously announced headliners NEWTON FAULKNER | KATE RUSBY | SHOW OF HANDS | LUCY ROSE | RAGHU DIXIT Underneath the Stars Festival was established in 2014 by Kate Rusby and her family-run record… Read more »

News / Rackhouse Pilfer announce March-April UK tour

Posted

Categories: News

Rackhouse Pilfer

Irish Americana-bluegrass sextet Rackhouse Pilfer announce extensive UK tour from March 11-April 2, opening with a show at this year’s Country to Country Festival at London’s 02 Arena. Performing songs from their acclaimed 2014 album Love and Havoc, they’ll also be previewing material from their eagerly anticipated third album, due for release in the summer. Awarded ‘Live Band of the Year’ by Hot Press soon… Read more »

News / Gilmore & Roberts Spring Tour Dates 2017

Posted

Categories: News

gilmore roberts

The wonderful Gilmore & Roberts are set to hit the road with brand new songs (and some old favourites) at the beginning of March, covering Germany, the Netherlands and England with their spring tour. All ticket and box office information is available at www.gilmoreroberts.co.uk/live. March 3 : House Concert BRUHL, DE – email stoffel_lang@web.de for more… Read more »

News / ‘Wasted’ – Exclusive New Video from Dave Burn’s album ‘Arizona’

Posted

Categories: News

dave burn

Ahead of the release of the new solo album ‘Arizona’ from ahab’s Dave Burn –  a new and unreleased live video has been released to one of the tracks.  Cast your eyes and ears on ‘Wasted’ below… Here at Spiral earth, we are loving Dave’s new album, you may remember him from award-winning alt-country/americana band… Read more »

News / Maverick Festival 2017 celebrates 10th anniversary

Posted

Categories: Festivals | News

maverick 2017

Maverick Festival is celebrating a milestone 10th anniversary this year, taking place from Friday 30 June – Sunday 2 July 2017, showcasing the most authentic and talented musicians from both sides of the Atlantic. Over the past decade the Maverick Festival  organisers have stuck to what they believe and presenting exciting and inspiring line-ups year after year. This year’s… Read more »

News / First acts announced for FolkEast 2017

Posted

Categories: Festivals | News

Folkeast 2017

FolkEast is back for the sixth time this August 18-20. And it will be packing a punch with a plethora of BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards winners and nominees across six stages, including folk legend Jon Boden and Sam Kelly & The Lost Boys. This will be one of Jon Boden’s first solo festival performances,… Read more »