Tagged: Folk

First Listen: Joseph Wellfair – The Optimist/Liar

➤  24 April, 2018, 12:00 | by:

With the glorious sunshine over the past few days, this new tune couldn’t have come at a better time. Simplicity at it’s best, Bristol based singer-songwriter Joseph Wellfair shares his first single release in the form of...

Anne-Marie Sanderson – Book Songs Volume 1

➤  4 April, 2018, 12:00 | by:

Anne-Marie Sanderson is a modern folk singer, now based in her native Cumbria. She’s an avid and eclectic reader, and from six modern novels come six extraordinary tone poems not slavishly based on the books but influenced...

Jamie Cruickshank goes green for ‘I Can See Totterdown’

➤  11 November, 2017, 15:59 | by:

Being one with nature is a good thing and all the more so when you’re one with music. Bristol singer-songwriter Jamie Cruickshank has done just that in his new video for debut single ‘I Can See Totterdown’. The...

First Look: Duncan Stagg – ‘Pink Rabbits’

➤  5 November, 2017, 12:00 | by:

The nights are getting colder and with many people planning on seeing some fireworks to mark the annual tradition of Guy Fawkes Night, it is important to stay warm. In terms of music, we have the perfect...

Jamie Cruickshank – I Can See Totterdown

➤  9 October, 2017, 18:00 | by:

I Can See Totterdown by Jamie Cruickshank Photo: Carolin Weinkopf I first listened to ‘I Can See Totterdown’ on a train in Northumberland. It was late in the afternoon on a perfect autumn day, the landscape was...

Natalie Holmes – Calm Places EP

➤  3 May, 2017, 17:30 | by:

One of the best musical triumphs of recent years has been the diversification and modernisation of folk music. A new generation of artists have grasped the traditions, sounds and soul of the genre; broken, transformed and added...