Will Kemp talks to Alexis Bennett, a London-based composer, performer and academic with many strings to his bow from working in media and film from Pinewood to Abbey Road...and then there's his interest in traditional folk... The post An Interview with Alexis Bennett appeared first on Folk Radio UK - Folk Music Magazine.
Liz Conway's Downhill All The Way serves as a lovingly configured, carefully produced artefact in memory of the incomparable Terry Conway, who still remains comparatively unknown in folk circles and grossly under-represented on record, but whose all-too-infrequent live performances still resound in the memory, years on. The post Liz Conway & Friends: Downhill All The […]
Silver Pin is an excellent first release with a great selection of songs. Sophie Crawford has a lot to offer in both her voice and her rendition. This has gently but firmly fallen into my consciousness and I hope she finds time in her busy schedule to record a follow-up. The post Sophie Crawford: Silver […]
On June 21st, The Smoking Flowers, made of East Nashville-based artists Kim and Scott Collins, will release their forthcoming album Snowball Out of Hell. The album was conceived during Kim's battle-and later triumph-over an aggressive form of breast cancer. Listen in full here. The post Album Premiere: The Smoking Flowers – Snowball Out Of Hell […]
Drawn from Deep Water is an assured next step for Scottish four-piece Gnoss - from the poised and deeply moving to the evocative and stirring this marks a clear progression of their sound. Their best yet. The post Gnoss: Drawn From Deep Water appeared first on Folk Radio UK - Folk Music Magazine.