Music / Mawkin to disband after their 2019 shows.

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Essex-based Mawkin have decided to call time on the ‘fun and frolics’ that have seen them evolve, into firm,  festivals favorites over the last 16 years. In a statement released,  they thanked their loyal fan base for their support – and as James is going to be welcoming another Delarre into his family at any… Read more »

Music / Chris Wood – Tour starts March 2nd

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Chris Wood is an uncompromising writer whose music reveals his love for the unofficial history of the English speaking people. With gentle intelligence he weaves the tradition with his own contemporary parables. A self-taught musician, composer and songwriter, Chris is a lifelong autodidact whose independent streak shines through everything he does. Always direct and unafraid… Read more »

Music / Irish Mythen UK and Ireland Tour dates.

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Irish was born in Ireland and now resides in Charlottetown Prince Edward Island Canada. “This Island creates music and musicians, art and artists. I found a shift to take things more seriously when I moved here.” And she did just that. Her latest release, the self titled Irish Mythen, gained her recognition around the globe… Read more »

Music / John Blek to release fourth studio album before run of UK tour dates

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John Blek is preparing for the release of his fourth solo studio album in as many years. Entitled Thistle & Thorn it was recorded between Clonakilty, Co. Cork and Louisville, Kentucky during the early part of 2018. It features numerous collaborations with long-time musical partners Brian Casey and Davie Ryan as well as the addition… Read more »

Music / Steeleye Span celebrate 50th Anniversary

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Steeleye Span has been one of the most influential names in British roots music. Pioneers of folk-rock, Steeleye Span changed the face of folk music forever, taking it out of small clubs and into the world of gold discs and international tours. Members have come and gone over the years, but Steeleye has always remained… Read more »

Music / 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 »

Music / 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 »

Music / 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 »