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Jonathan Day - New Album & Tour: Atlantic Drifter

Jonathan Day – New Album & Tour: Atlantic Drifter (+ Song of the Day)

Music News 26 May 2015

Jonathan Day is currently touring, pre-viewing his new album Atlantic Drifter, to be released by Proper in September this year from which you can watch his new video for ‘Sea Full of BIrds,’ our Song of the Day.

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Exclusive Session Series: Midnight Pilot – Give Me What You Gave to Him

Première 25 May 2015

To mark the recent release of their self-titled album, (New York, NY) Nashville-based, heartland rock band, Midnight Pilot reveal their exclusive new video session for Give Me What You Gave to Him.

Chip Taylor Announces UK Dates For May

Chip Taylor Announces UK Dates For May

Music News 21 May 2015

The legendary Chip Taylor, the singer-songwriter responsible for penning both ‘Wild Thing’ and ‘Angel Of The Morning,’ announces a number of UK dates in support of his Little Prayers Trilogy triple album released in January on Train Wreck records.

Ceri Rhys Matthews: Yscolan Musicians Retreat - West Wales, 25-27 May 2015

Ceri Rhys Matthews: Yscolan Musicians Retreat – West Wales, 25-27 May 2015

Music News 21 May 2015

Ceri Rhys Matthews of Welsh band Fernhill is running a musicians retreat this coming Monday. All in the splendid isolation of a fifteenth century gatehouse in the magical rural setting of the Preseli hills, West Wales.

Video Premiere: Rag Foundation - Keep the Lights Low

Video Premiere: Rag Foundation – Keep the Lights Low

Music News 21 May 2015

We have a great video premiere today from Rag Foundation who hail from South Wales. Keep the Lights Low is taken from their forthcoming album, The Sparrow and The Thief – a folk tinged collection of tales that they’re keen for listeners to explore.

Niamh Regan - The Sweetest Drop

Niamh Regan – The Sweetest Drop

Song of the Day 21 May 2015

Our Song of the Day is from Galway based singer songwriter Niamh Regan who some of you may know as a member of the Irish band Juhn Echo who we’ve previously featured on Folk Radio. Listen to her performing The Sweetest Drop.

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Watch: The Dustbowl Revival’s New Video – Featuring Dick Van Dyke

Music News 20 May 2015

Whilst the countdown is on for The Dustbowl Revival’s fourth full-length album, their latest video is the bugle call with a rather nimble Dick Van Dyke stealing the show. I suggest they take him on tour but I fear they’d have trouble keeping up!

Amy Yon - Amy (Song of the Day)

Amy Yon – Amy (Song of the Day)

Song of the Day 20 May 2015

Forget who she has managed to obtain support slots with and just listen to Bristol based Amy Yon singing Amy. I really don’t need to say anymore as when you hear her you’ll understand why sometimes it’s just best to let the music do the talking.

Download New Towersey Festival 2015 MixTape Album

Download New Towersey Festival 2015 MixTape Album

Folk Festival News 20 May 2015

Towersey Festival have released an 18-track MixTape Album to showcase their lineup at this years festival. Titled simply Towersey Festival 2015, it features an array of rarities, album tracks, singles and exclusives from a selection of artists due to appear at this year’s festival.

Exclusive Session Series: Midnight Pilot - Better Man

Exclusive Session Series: Midnight Pilot – Better Man

Première 19 May 2015

To mark the recent release of their self-titled album, (New York, NY) Nashville-based, heartland rock band, Midnight Pilot reveal their exclusive new video session for Better Man.

Megson Band -  Chapels & Churches Mini-Tour

Megson Band – Chapels & Churches Mini-Tour

Music News 19 May 2015

Megson have just announced their first Chapels & Churches Mini-Tour which kicks off in September 2015. Watch a new video of them rehearsing the song Dirty Clothes with their band.

Twelfth Day - Shell Story (song of the Day & mini-LP)

Twelfth Day – Shell Story (song of the Day & mini-LP)

Song of the Day 18 May 2015

Our Song of the Day is ‘Shell Story’, the title track of Twelfth Day’s new mini-LP which is out today. It features two original tracks by Scottish duo, an arrangement of a Schubert song ‘Romanze’, and four remixes of tracks from The Devil Makes Three