Cara Dillon - A Thousand Hearts - Released 19th May 2014
Nieves - Winter (Debut Single)

Première: Nieves – Winter (Debut Single)

17 April 2014 Features

Our Song of the Day is also a premier of the debut single from Nieves, an alternative pop duo from Glasgow by way of Nottingham. Listen to it here

Video Première - Arch Garrison - The Oldest Road

Video Première – Arch Garrison – The Oldest Road

17 April 2014 Features

Watch the new video for The Oldest Road – a song about the ancient Ridgeway path by Arch Garrison, the acoustic vehicle of North Sea Radio Orchestra mainstays Craig Fortnam and James Larcombe.

First artists announced for English Folk Expo 2014

First artists announced for English Folk Expo 2014

16 April 2014 Music News

The first artists for English Folk Expo 2014 have now been announced and the list is looking great with many artists that have featured on Folk Radio UK.

Haddo - Borderlands

Haddo – Borderlands

16 April 2014 Album Review

Will Pound is back with with his wife Nicky in their Anglo-Scots form of Haddo. Their second offering called Borderlands has moments of finesse, warmth and fun, a perfect combination.

Rosanne Cash - A Feather's Not a Bird

Rosanne Cash – A Feather’s Not a Bird

15 April 2014 Song of the Day

Our Song of the Day is ‘A Feather’s Not a Bird‘ the opening track from Roseanne’s Cash’s new album ‘The River & the Thread‘. Plus listen to her interview with Rob Sachs.

The Old Dance School - Scottish Tour & The Guga Hunters

The Old Dance School – Scottish Tour & The Guga Hunters

15 April 2014 Interviews

The Old Dance School set course for Scotland in May for a great tour during which Robin Beatty will showcase ‘Sula Sgier’, a song inspired by a unique and ancient ritual. Robin explains…

Exclusive Première: Matthew and the Atlas - Old Ceremony

Matthew and the Atlas – Old Ceremony

15 April 2014 Features

Matthew and The Atlas released his album ‘Other Rivers‘ yesterday as he prepares to head out on a full UK and Ireland tour, listen to our preview of ‘Old Ceremony’.

The Rails - Record Store Day Double in UK & USA!

The Rails – Record Store Day Double in UK & USA!

15 April 2014 Music News

The Rails (founded by Kami Thompson and James Walbourne) will play in the UK and USA on Record Store Day! They will have an early start at Rough Trade East this Saturday April 19th at 9:30am

Marc Ford - Holy Ghost

New Release: Marc Ford – Holy Ghost

15 April 2014 Music News

Ex-Black Crowes guitarist Marc Ford has surprised many with his latest release ‘Holy Ghost’ which is out this week featuring some of the best songs he’s ever written.

Topic Release 4 New Volumes in The Voice of the People series

Topic Release 4 New Volumes in The Voice of the People series

15 April 2014 Music News

Topic Records announce the release of four further volumes in the widely acclaimed landmark seminal traditional music series The Voice of the People.

Watch: Passenger - Heart's On Fire

Watch: Passenger – Heart’s On Fire

14 April 2014 Music News

Mike Rosenberg, aka Passenger, is back with new video for single ‘Hearts On Fire’. The video was filmed at Macquarie Pass National Park, NSW, Australia.

Buriers - New Video and UK Tour with Micah P Hinson

Buriers – New Video and UK Tour with Micah P Hinson

14 April 2014 Music News

London based ‘Buriers’ led by singer and poet James P Honey release ‘Dim Half Light’ to coincide with their UK tour alongside Micah P. Hinson. Watch the new video.