Levellers Greatest Hits - Out 29 September 2014 - 2CD & DVD Deluxe Edition

Folk, roots and Americana Music Interviews

Interviews with traditional and contemporary artists from the field of Folk Music, Roots and Americana, from the UK and beyond.

Kings of the South Seas - John Parish and Ben Nicholls Interview

Video Interview: John Parish & Ben Nicholls talk about new trad folk album

Features

Kings of the South Seas is a new boundary-crossing trad folk album produced by John Parish. Watch an exclusive video premiere of an interview with John and Ben Nicholls.

On the Road with Arborea – Guest Tour Blog (Part 4)

On the Road with Arborea – Guest Tour Blog (Part 4)

Features

We rejoin Arborea on Day 5 of their guest tour blog and the night of the Robbie Basho tribute concert also feat. Glenn Jones, Daniel Bachman and Ryley Walker.

Ange Hardy Interview

Ange Hardy Interview

Featured Albums

The Lament Of The Black Sheep is one of the most beautiful records you’ll hear this year – Ange Hardy gives FRUK an exclusive insight into her story and the stories therein.

On the Road with Arborea – Guest Tour Blog (Part 3)

On the Road with Arborea – Guest Tour Blog (Part 3)

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We rejoin Arborea on Day 4 of their guest tour blog via Pittsburgh, Harrisburg & Germantown – taking in sound healing, a live show and rising nerves over the Robbie Basho tribute concert.

Naomi Bedford - A History Of Insolence Interview

Naomi Bedford – A History Of Insolence Interview

Featured Albums

With her latest album A History Of Insolence receiving such wide critical acclaim I caught up with Naomi to talk to her about the album, Shirley Collins and politics…

Benjamin Folke Thomas in Nashville (Guest Tour Blog)

Benjamin Folke Thomas in Nashville (Guest Tour Blog)

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We have a new Guest blog from Benjamin Folke Thomas in which he shares his recent experience of his trip to Nashville Tennessee for the BBC Introducing Showcase at the Americana Music Festival.

On the Road with Arborea – Guest Tour Blog (Part 2)

On the Road with Arborea – Guest Tour Blog (Part 2)

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We rejoin Arborea on Day 3 of their guest tour blog as they ride into Pittsburgh for a gig. They are joined by their friend and Philadelphia based guitarist-composer Eric Carbonara.

Topic Records 75th Anniversary Concert at Towersey

Topic Records 75th Anniversary Concert at Towersey

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Johnny reviews a historic moment: Topic Records 75th Anniversary Concert, taking in great performances from Blair Dunlop, Martin Carthy, Fay Hield, Kris Drever and more. Plus some interviews along the way.

James Yorkston - The Cellardyke Recording And Wassailing Society Interview

James Yorkston – The Cellardyke Recording And Wassailing Society Interview

Interviews

Having reviewed James Yorkston’s latest album The Cellardyke Recording And Wassailing Society, Thomas grabs an opportunity to talk to James about his new album and more.

Arborea - Guest Tour Blog (Part 1)

On the Road with Arborea – Guest Tour Blog (Part 1)

Features

In a new guest feature we join Maine based wife and husband Avant Folk duo Arborea as they head out on their US tour providing an intimate insight into their life on the road.

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The Young Folk Interview

Interviews

We recently caught up with Anthony Furey of Dublin alt-folk quartet The Young Folk whose debut album The Little Battle is released this month. Read our interview here.

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In Flanders Fields – An Interview with Jim Boyes (Coope, Boyes & Simpson)

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Jim Boyes talks exclusively to FRUK as Coope Boyes & Simpson are about to embark on a UK tour featuring a selection of material from their extraordinarily powerful In Flanders Fields.

Rachel Newton - Changeling Interview

Rachel Newton – Changeling Interview

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Making a strong case for being the busiest woman on the Scottish music scene, Rachel Newton grabs a few moments to give FRUK an exclusive insight into her wonderful Changeling.

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Interview: Betty & The Boy

Featured Albums

A highly talented five piece based in Eugene, Betty And The Boy have a brilliant, unique sound and FRUK gets an exclusive introduction to this Eugene, Oregon combo.