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Folk Radio UK New Music Introductions

Our artist introductions: bringing you the best in new Music – Folk, Roots American, Alternative & Experimental

Kat Quinn - Little Rose

Kat Quinn – Little Rose

Features

We have a lovely video première today from Kat Quinn for Little Rose. She offers a winning combination of great vocals and lyrics that will warm the hearts of any audience.

Introducing: Mortal Tides

Introducing: Mortal Tides

Introducing

Introducing Cambridge based band Mortal Tides, none of whom are a day over 17 years of age. Hard to believe when you hear them play. Listen to Houses and Drums from their new EP.

Introducing: Jess McAllister

Introducing: Jess McAllister – Painted Faces

Introducing

Jess McAllister is a Devon-based singer songwriter and a name that a lot more people should know of, check her EP and new video, you won’t be sorry!

Thumbnail image for Woo – Magic In The Dark (preview)

Woo – Magic In The Dark (preview)

Introducing

WOO is the project of brothers Mark Ives and Clive Ives whose work spans the last 30 years. Listen to their forthcoming 7″ Magic In The Dark.

Introducing: The Rachel Hamer Band

Introducing: The Rachel Hamer Band

Introducing

The Rachel Hamer Band are a four-piece band from Newcastle who you should be on your radar, if they’re not then they will be after hearing this. Catch them at Towersey Folk Festival this year.

Introducing: Denver folk rock band Ark Life

Introducing: Denver folk rock band Ark Life

Introducing

We’re very please to introduce to you Denver folk rock band Ark Life who have been compared to such greats as The Band. Watch their new video Proud of Me Out There, Mama.

Introducing: Sarah Jane Scouten (UK Tour June/July 2014)

Introducing: Sarah Jane Scouten (UK Tour June/July 2014)

Introducing

Sarah Jane Scouten a singer songwriter hailing from Bowen Island in British Columbia is on tour later this month in the UK. We recommend you try and see her. She’s really quite something.

Introducing: Free the Honey

Introducing: Free the Honey

Introducing

Hailing from the high country of Gunnison valley, western Colorado, Jenny Hill, Lizzy Plotkin and Katherine Taylor combine their homegrown talents as Free The Honey. Exquisite Americana.

Marty O'Reilly - When The Water Runs Out

Marty O’Reilly & The Old Soul Orchestra – UK Tour & Song of the Day

Introducing

Marty O’Reilly & The Old Soul Orchestra are in the UK from 25th June on an extensive tour. One you don’t want to miss. Watch them performing ‘When The Water Runs Out’.

Introducing: Oka Vanga

Introducing: Oka Vanga

Introducing

Oka Vanga is the band name for South African born Angela Meyer and William Cox. Their instrumental music is a melting pot of influences they tag as acoustic folk-world music.

Singing at the Ship Inn - Alan Lomax & Peter Kennedy Recording 1953

Singing at the Ship Inn – Alan Lomax & Peter Kennedy Recording 1953

Introducing

Step back in time to 1950′s to The Ship Inn, in the village of Blaxhall, Suffolk. Alan Lomax and Peter Kennedy are there with their recording equipment as Cyril Poacher prepares to entertain.

Introducing: Skipper's Alley

Introducing: Skipper’s Alley

Introducing

Skipper’s Alley are a 7-piece tradtional Irish band from Dublin who, judging by the response to their high standard of perfomances to date, are destined for great things.

Introducing: Hunting Bears

Introducing: Hunting Bears – Brother Sister

Introducing

Leeds based Hunting Bears perform orchestral folk that balances finesse and power perfectly. Their new EP ‘Brother Sister’ is out now.

The Honey Ants - Lies (See You Again)

The Honey Ants – Lies (See You Again)

Introducing

Our Song of the Day is from The Honey Ants who are John Grimsey and Rebecca Hamer. ‘Lies (See You Again)’ is digitally released on 5th May. Catch them live in London.