Cara Dillon - A Thousand Hearts - Released 19th May 2014

Folk Radio UK New Music Introductions

Our artist introductions: bringing you the best in new Folk Music

Ryan Hobler - All Along

Ryan Hobler – All Along

23 April 2014 Introducing

With influences ranging from Paul Simon, Elliott Smith to Nick Drake, New York artist Ryan Hobler does them credit on his latest offering ‘All Along’, Watch the new video here.

Jinwoo - ‘Solo Man’ Ft. Alasdair Roberts (Produced by Gerry Diver)

Introducing: Jinwoo – ‘Solo Man’ Ft. Alasdair Roberts (& Song of the Day)

9 April 2014 Introducing

Our Song of the Day is from Brighton based artist Jinwoo. ‘Solo Man’ which features Alasdair Roberts and was produced by Gerry Diver is released digitally on 28th April.

Introducing: Blind Willies

Introducing: Blind Willies

9 April 2014 Introducing

Blind Willies are a San Francisco based band who describe their sound as Americana rock. Watch their new video for ‘Big City’ from their forthcoming new album.

Introducing: Lords of Thyme (Song of the Day)

Introducing: Lords of Thyme (Song of the Day)

31 March 2014 Introducing

Our song of the day is from Lords of Thyme formed by ex-Circulus members Joe Woolley, Tali Trow, Pat Kenneally and joined by Belle of London City Michelle Griffiths.

Up Around the Sun (Tim Kerr and Jerry Hagins)

Introducing: Up Around the Sun (Tim Kerr and Jerry Hagins)

24 March 2014 Introducing

For his latest project Tim Kerr (The Big Boys, Poison 13) teams up with banjo player Jerry Hagins. ‘Up Around The Sun’ is great and somewhat unexpected.

Introducing: The Coach House Company

Introducing: The Coach House Company

23 March 2014 Introducing

The Coach House Company are a five piece Cambridge based band who fuse traditional folk with contemporary harmonies and upbeat rhythms to create an entirely unique sound.

Introducing: The Lowest Pair (and Song of the Day)

Introducing: The Lowest Pair (and Song of the Day)

20 March 2014 Introducing

Our latest introduction, and song of the Day, is a charming duo called The Lowest Pair made up of Kendl Winter of Arkansas and Palmer T. Lee of Minnesota. Love their music!

Introducing: Joana Serrat - Dear Great Canyon (Full Stream)

Introducing: Joana Serrat – Dear Great Canyon (Full Stream)

18 March 2014 Introducing

Joana Serrat who hails from the Catalan city of Vic releases her debut album ‘Dear Great Canyon’ this month, one that will snowball with new fans. Listen in full to it here.

Introducing: Matt Carter

Introducing: Matt Carter

11 March 2014 Introducing

Matt Carter is an Oxfordshire artist I only very recently came cross whose music has made an instant impression on me. Take a listen, he deserves a lot more exposure.

A Small Bundle of Sounds - Part 1

A Small Bundle of Sounds – Part 1

7 March 2014 Introducing

A Small Bundle of Sounds is our first little offering of music that has been catching our ear of late. It will feature old and new and who knows where it may lead over time.

Introducing: Lutine

Introducing: Lutine

21 February 2014 Introducing

Lutine are a mesemering folk duo featuring Emma Morton and Heather Minor from Brighton. Their harmonies are some of the most beautiful I’ve ever heard.

Introducing: Ryley Walker

Introducing: Ryley Walker

11 February 2014 Introducing

The excitement is mounting over the album debut from Chicago acoustic guitarist Ryley Walker who steers a course alongside his heroes Tim Hardin, Tim Buckley, and Bert Jansch.