Mercury is the third solo album from multi-award-winning Scottish singer-songwriter Siobhan Miller and her first album of entirely original material. The title track, which is released as a single today, is also out Song of the Day. The post Siobhan Miller announces new album Mercury (Song of the Day) appeared first on Folk Radio UK […]
Hannah Rarity's early promise comes to fruit in this superb album. With her crystal clear voice, sparkling production and thoroughly engaging arrangements, Neath the Gloaming Star is a must-have album for anyone with a love for Scots traditional and contemporary song. The post Hannah Rarity: Neath the Gloaming Star appeared first on Folk Radio UK […]
On Poor Stuart, Ben Somers, a saxophone and double bass player with an impressive list of collaborators offers a vast array of musical excursions and highlights on a hugely promising, first solo effort. The post Ben Somers: Poor Stuart appeared first on Folk Radio UK - Folk Music Magazine.
The mark of a successful cover is to take the original and, rather than treat it over reverentially, ruffle up its hair, give it a new wardrobe and make it your own. William Elliott Whitmore has full possession here. The post William Elliott Whitmore: Kilonova appeared first on Folk Radio UK - Folk Music Magazine.
Simon Haines takes a looks at the career of traditional Irish music fiddle player Frankie Gavin and how he constantly manages to reinvent himself. He is now involved in several new and exciting groups including The Roaring 20s Irish Orchestra, The Provenance & KGB. The post Frankie Gavin constantly reinventing himself appeared first on Folk […]