Posts Tagged Folk

Jason Eady presents his self-titled album released on the 21st of April.

On his last two albums, Jason Eady earned major acclaim for his ahead-of-the-curve take on classic country, a bold departure from his earlier excursions into blues-infused Americana. Now with his sixth album, the Mississippi-bred singer/guitarist merges his distinct sensibilities into a stripped-down, roots-oriented sound that starkly showcases the gritty elegance of his songwriting. The follow-up […]

The Weatherman cometh…


 “There’s a gentle, comforting ease to Gregory Alan Isakov’s songs on The Weatherman, at times recalling the likes of Bob Dylan or Paul Simon with a little more banjo. But the […]

Top Americana duo Bruce Robison & Kelly Willis release ‘Our Year’ ‘A modern take on classic country music.’

If Austin’s happily egalitarian music scene suddenly switched to a monarchy, Bruce Robison and Kelly Willis might have to learn to perform while balancing heft crowns. The two already reign as one of Americana music’s coolest couples, and their latest release, Our Year, elevates them closer to the lofty territory once occupied by beloved royals, Johnny […]

Bombadil: Scattered By Fate, A Band Regroups And Rebuilds (NPR) – ‘Tarpits and Canyonlands’ Out 24th June 2014

In both digital and double vinyl formats!  Remastered from the original analog tapes direct to 24/96 at 45rpm, producing the highest sound quality possible bringing out the warmth and intimacy of Bombadil’s whimsical arrangements and studio production like never heard before. Custom triple jacket gatefold with string closure includes 14 art prints by American illustrator Robbi Behr of […]

I’m a hell of a lot more like my old man than I’d care to admit. Like him, I work for a living. My job is to make people feel something and that’s what I’ve tried to do with “Souvenirs Of A Misspent Youth.” OTIS GIBBS

SOUVENIRS OF A MISSPENT YOUTH To be released on CD/Digital THIRTY TIGERS EU on 7th JULY 2014. TOUR DATES …. Wednesday 9th July 2014: FYFIELD (Essex) – The Garret Sessions at The Queens Head (01277 899231 / £35 adv / door including dinner, doors 8.30pm (double header with Brooks Williams) Thursday 10th July 2014: CARDIFF – […]

Gregg Allman -All My Friends

All My Friends: Celebrating the Songs & Voice of Gregg Allman captures a once-in-a-lifetime performance, honouring one of the most acclaimed and beloved icons in rock and roll history. A founding member of the Allman Brothers Band and successful solo artist in his own right, Allman possesses a voice that has resonated through four decades. The […]

Sleepless Nights – Brand New Music from The Dunwells

THE DUNWELLS COMING HOME…From Leeds to Austin and back home, well close, to the village of Kilham and Stephen Harris’ s studio April 4th 2014 – Leeds: The Dunwells are to unveil the first NEW MUSIC in 2 years since the release of their debut album Blindsighted Faith US /Follow The Road UK which took […]

Colorado’s finest, Elephant Revival, to release new single: Grace Of A Woman April 28th 2014

Grace of a Woman released April 28th 2014 ‘This five-piece folk band from Colorado play indie bluegrass with sensitivity and mystery -And at its heart is the mesmeric Bonnie Paine, the woman with the washboard.’ – 4*  The Guardian Just announced!! Elephant Revival will be playing at RED ROCKS with Devotchka, Gregory Alan Isakov & The Colorado Symphony Elephant Revival formed on the banks […]

Parker Millsap, ‘the Okie phenom, is way better than he should he should yet be, with that baby face and no license to drink.’ (Austin American Stateman) releases ‘Old Time Religion.’ on April 1st 2014

“8/10” – Uncut “With Millsap, what hits you first is the voice: soulful, gravelly, whiskey-laced, and wielded like a world-weary prophet. But it’s not just raw talent. He also demonstrates a deep affinity for the Texan school of singer-songwriters like Lyle Lovett and Robert Earl Keen, meaning that the songs are just as impressive as the […]

Katy Carr’s album critically acclaimed

KATY CARR New album Paszport out now Available to buy on iTunes and Amazon “One of the most  intriguing concept albums of the year”– The Guardian “Tender and brave in  equal measure” – The Observer Paszport – No 4 Sunday Times Top 100 “World” Upcoming Shows 26 January 2013 Celtic Connections Oran Mòr, Glasgow 7 February 2013 […]

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