The Lines We Draw Together is a piece of work that sounds both fresh and full of experience, an album for our times, but steeped in history, its poetry is not short on intellectual rigour, but its message is one of earthy wisdom and simplicity - an important album, an album that is full of […]
David Weir chats to Lisa O'Neill backstage at Cambridge Folk Festival about Music Awards (she's been nominated for four BBC Folk Awards), Nick Cave, Margaret Barry, songwriting and the distractions of technology and dreaming. The post An Interview with Lisa O’Neill (at Cambridge Folk Festival) appeared first on Folk Radio UK - Folk Music Magazine.
Listen to Plane Sailors, the new single from Welsh-born folk singer/songwriter James McArthur with his group The Head Gardeners. It features brothers Liam and Joel Magill of Syd Arthur. The post Premiere: James McArthur and The Head Gardeners (ft. Syd Arthur) – Plane Sailors appeared first on Folk Radio UK - Folk Music Magazine.
Islander presents the second edition of ‘Quiet Lights’, an exciting new small-scale festival with a big heart, which aims to shine a light on the new wave of Irish and International folk, traditional, and experimental talent. The post Islander presents the second edition of ‘Quiet Lights’ in Cork City appeared first on Folk Radio UK […]
Cara Dillon and her band took advantage of the presence of a beautiful Romany Caravan at this year's Purbeck Valley Folk Festival and in they popped for a rendition of The Raggle Taggle Gypsy. The post Watch: Cara Dillon & her band performing “The Raggle Taggle Gypsy” appeared first on Folk Radio UK - Folk […]