Kathryn Tickell & The Side - Dark Skies Waltz

Kathryn Tickell & The Side – Dark Skies Waltz

Song of the Day

Our Tune of the Day is from Kathryn Tickell & The Side. Watch their new video for Dark Skies Waltz featuring some stunning time lapse footage filmed in the Northumberland National Park.

Christmas Eve YouTube release for Nancy Kerr ‘Sweet Visitor’ concert film

Christmas Eve YouTube release for Nancy Kerr ‘Sweet Visitor’ concert film

Music News

Watch Nancy Kerr ‘Sweet Visitor’ concert film in full on Youtube on Christmas Eve courtest of London Folk Music. Watch the trailer here.

Orkney Folk Festival Announce First names (21-24 May 2015)

Orkney Folk Festival Announce First names (21-24 May 2015)

festivals

Orkney Folk festival announce first three names: Sharon Shannon, Seth Lakeman and Ward Thomas. Acts to follow from Canada, Norway, Sweden, Hungary, Ireland, Isle of Man, England, Scotland & more.

Warwick Folk Festival 23 - 26 July 2015

Warwick Folk Festival 23 – 26 July 2015

festivals

Warwick Folk Festival reveal their line up for 2015 so far which includes a special concert from Billy Bragg, a new show from The Demon Barbers and lots more.

laura marling- short movie

Laura Marling announces new album: Short Movie

Music News

Laura Marling has announced the release of her new album ‘Short Movie’ which sees her moving to a bigger electric feel. Watch her new title track video here.

MG Alba Scots Trad Music Awards 2014 Winners

MG Alba Scots Trad Music Awards 2014 Winners

Features

The Scots Trad Music Awards was unforgettable evening and certainly the warmest celebration we’ve been to. An unforgettable and an inspiring evening.

Video Premiere & Song of the Day: David Roberts - Grail (Live)

Video Premiere & Song of the Day: David Roberts – Grail (Live)

Première

The name David Roberts may well be new to many of you although we strongly feel that will change very soon. This is a video premiere of his new song ‘Grail’.

The Outside Track - Get Me Through December

The Outside Track – Get Me Through December

Music News

Watch the new video from The Outside Track for their new Christmas single ‘Get Me Through December’ which is available to download now.

Ian Carr & The Various Artists - I'll Call You (Song of the Day)

Ian Carr & The Various Artists – I’ll Call You (Song of the Day)

Song of the Day

Our Song of the Day comes from the Ian Carr and is taken from his forthcoming debut album ‘Who He?’ out soon on Reveal Records. Watch his new video for I’ll Call You.

Geppetto & the Whales - Heads

Geppetto & the Whales – Heads

Première

We have a great premiere today from Belgian band Geppetto & the Whales with ‘Heads’…a great slice of beatnik groove with a killer bass riff.

Esme's Adventure – The Girl with the Purple Harp

Esme’s Adventure – The Girl with the Purple Harp

Music News

Some of Scotland’s foremost harp players have come together to make a CD compilation in tribute to a young harp player, Esme Morris Macintyre. Listen to Amy Duncan performing ‘Guardian Angel’.

Thumbnail image for Video Premiere: La Moneca – Kathryn Roberts and Sean Lakeman

Video Premiere: La Moneca – Kathryn Roberts and Sean Lakeman

Première

We have a special video premiere (also our Song of the Day) from Kathryn Roberts and Sean Lakeman with ‘La Monica’, the first single to be taken from their forthcoming album ‘Tomorrow Will Follow Today’.

Song Premiere: Nick Harris - Calm Your Demons

Song Premiere: Nick Harris – Calm Your Demons

Première

A move to New Zealand to live a frugal and solitary life has clearly ignited Nick Harris’ creativity as can be heard on our premiere today from his forthcoming album The Tall Trees.

Thumbnail image for Ian Humberstone / David Chatton Barker – Under God’s Roof (Folklore Tapes, 2014)

Ian Humberstone / David Chatton Barker – Under God’s Roof (Folklore Tapes, 2014)

Song of the Day

Our Tune of the Day is taken from Devon Folklore Tapes Vol.I (the open-ended project of Ian Humberstone / David Chatton Barker) which sees their special reissue on vinyl this month.