Matthew Crampton and Paul Sartin talk to FRUK about the epic folk opera The Transports which is released as a live album this week and embarks on a 14-date UK tour from tomorrow.
Stick in the Wheel’s ‘Follow Them True’ establishes them as a band with a singular vision. Yes, it is a brilliant album and will undoubtedly gain great acclaim, but it’s more than just an album for 2018, this is something to treasure for many years to come.
Watch the video for Bamako Overground’s debut single – Featuring London’s own Malian rhythm buff, vocalist and bandleader Hans Sutton, Yaaba Funk co-founder Tobias Sturmer and folk maestro and Woodburner impresario Theo Bard.
One week ahead of the highly anticipated Bothy Culture & Beyond, the return of The GRIT Orchestra to Celtic Connections, The Martyn Bennett Trust has uncovered a promo video that was shot 20 years ago for Tongues of Kali.
We talk to David Harrington about the Kronos Quartet project Fifty for the Future: The Kronos Learning Repertoire, a string quartet commissioning, performance, education, and legacy project of unprecedented scope and potential impact.
Our latest show features music from Sunny War, Fran Wyburn, Ross Ainslie, The Transports, Alela Diane, The Railsplitters, Kenneth J Nash, Hannah Read, Darlingside, River Matthews and lots more.