News / ‘THE LOCK IN – LOCKED OUT’ Breaking Tradition Director Creates a New Outdoor Show

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Breaking Tradition is the UK’s leading folk and hip hop dance company. Founded by Artistic Director Damien Barber in 2005, they’ve developed their own unique repertoire of folk and hip hop dance fusion. It is this originality that has led to the company’s critical acclaim, gaining 4 and 5 star national reviews for their high quality productions. But… Read more »

News / Worldwide Stream of ‘Happy Holly Day’ by Kate Rusby on 12th December

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Kate Rusby is a Holly Head. If you hadn’t already spotted from her other Christmas albums, Sweet Bells, While Mortals Sleep, The Frost Is All Over and Angels and Men, she is not only Santa’s biggest musical helper, but she is also an incurable Christmas nerd.Obsession can lead an individual down many different paths, but… Read more »

News / Forever Up In Arms.

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Despite all the odds, predictions of doom and gloom on the TV and in the papers, pandemic, lock down restricted movement, closing of venues, wearing of masks and face visors there are still pockets of hope and light to be had in strange and difficult times. One such beacon is Up In Arms, certainly one… Read more »

News / Awake Arise a Christmas Show for our Times 2020

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In an unmissable collaboration, five of the English folk scene’s most inventive artists bring you Awake Arise – A Christmas Show For Our Times; celebrating the riches of our varied winter traditions and reflecting upon the hope and resilience in music and song that can bring joy to us all in the darkest season. Award… Read more »

News / The Show Must Go On – Mànran’s 10th Anniversary Concert

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Scots trad-rock band Mànran will celebrate their 10th anniversary year with their most extravagant show to date. Streamed from Glasgow’s Barrowland Ballroom, the show will be aired live on Saturday 14th November 2020. Their first performance in over 8 months, the band will celebrate their decade milestone with an exciting set list packed full of… Read more »

News / Allman – Betts Band Tour U. K. May 2021.

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    Following the release of their latest album ‘Bless Your Heart’, The Allman Betts Band announce their May 2021 UK Tour. The dates include concerts in Cardiff Globe (May 7), London Garage (May 8), Manchester Academy (May 9) and Glasgow St. Luke’s (May 10). A conflagration of influences and invention, confidence and ambition, ‘Bless… Read more »

News / When Rivers Meet release the first single – ‘Battleground.’

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    Blues rock duo When Rivers Meet, have a new single out ‘Battleground,’ it’s a taster for their new album due in November, ‘When We Fly Free.’ Grace and Aaron Bond began making inroads into the blues and rock genres when they issued a pair of enticing E.P.s and toured tirelessly using their camper… Read more »

News / Gwenifer Raymond, Second Set Due.

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    Welsh exponent of what’s termed American Primitive guitar, as in John Fahey , returns with an exciting new album, ‘Strange Lights Over Garth Mountain,’ on which she’s mixing experiences from her homeland with a growing divergence of artistic stylings. It’s available to pre- order, actually issued on November 13th, details below. https://ingroov.es/strange-lights-over The… Read more »

News / King King – New Single but Album delayed.

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  British blues-rockers King King have had to move the release date of their new album ‘Maverick’ to Friday 27 November 2020. To mark the previous release date of their new album, King King release their third single “Dance Together” (radio edit) on Friday 6 November 2020 via Channel 9 Music – King King’s new… Read more »

News / Eric Gales Tour Rescheduled

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  Blues and rock electric guitar great Eric Gales and his wife and bandmate LaDonna Gales have both contracted COVID-19. Gales has therefore  rescheduled his 2021 UK tour to February 2022. The tour follows the release of his album ‘The Bookends’ via Provogue/Mascot Label Group in 2019. The album features collaborations with B. Slade, Doyle… Read more »