Experiencing Declan O'Rourke's 'Chronicles of the Great Irish Famine' live is frankly quite unlike any other show I have ever seen. It is both completely engrossing and literally unforgettable. The post Live Review: Declan O’rourke at The Royal Northern College Of Music Manchester (14th October) appeared first on Folk Radio UK - Folk Music Magazine.
In Comet, Carly Dow reclaims tales of loneliness and heartbreak: she is willing to admit when she is afraid, but proud to proclaim when she feels fearless. No stone is left unturned in this resonant ode to female independence. The post Carly Dow: Comet appeared first on Folk Radio UK - Folk Music Magazine.
In April this year The Model gallery in Sligo, owners of a selection of Iconic Images of the greatest Celtic Epic, The Táin, was host to an interpretation of this ancient epic which married three art forms. Find out more and watch a performance of Scread Ceann Sualtaim. The post Watch: New Multidisciplinary Performance of […]
Following the sell-out success of the first ever Walton Folk Festival, another amazing lineup is set to light up the Riverhouse Barn on Saturday 4 May 2019 including False Lights, Daria Kulesh, Edgelarks, The Trials of Cato, Lukas Drinkwater and Hannah Ashcroft. The post Top line-up announced for Walton’s Second Folk Festival (4th May 2019) […]
The award-winning trio, Besarabia, a group from Valencia, Spain have announced UK dates in November. They amalgamate the music they love; music from the Balkans, the Mediterranean and Klezmer, into a very personal, idiosyncratic style. The post Award winning Spanish trio Besarabia announce UK Dates appeared first on Folk Radio UK - Folk Music Magazine.