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Due To Illness Marina Florance Withdraws As Support For Kelly Oliver

Illness has forces Marina Florance to withdraw as support to Kelly Oliver's Norwich gig. Lisa Redford steps up to the plate

Fatea Becomes Official Supporter Of Laurel Canyon

Fatea will be support Laurel Canyon's St Pancras Old Church Gigs

From Me To You 2

A look back at the industry conference and one of the discussions

Fatea Showcase Sessions Spring 16:Murmur Line Up Announced

Fatea is proud to announce the artists appearing on "Murmur", the 32nd release in the Showcase Sessions Series

Fatea Award Winners

Fatea is proud to announce the winners it's annual awards.

Singles Roundup

First of a new monthly feature covering single releases

Unprepared To Die

A review of Paul Slade's book on American murder ballads and the stories behind them

Busk Love Folk Festval

Would you like a busking slot at the Love Folk, Southport's Festival seaon opener, here's how

The Soldier And The Maid

Exclusive premier of Said The Maiden's new video and lots of other news on the exciting trio

Folkstock Celebrate The End Of The Year In Style

2 EPs, one out, one in the pipeline and a Fatea exclusive video

Fatea Magazine Becomes Love Folk's Media Partner

Fatea will be working with the wonderful team at the Atkinson on the prestigious Love Folk Festival

Fatea Showcase Sessions Winter 15:Race Line Up Announced

Fatea is proud to announce the artists appearing on "Race", the 31st release in the Showcase Sessions Series

What's In A Name

A Lot If You're The Fair Rain (Formerly The Old Dance School)

Talking To Joe Solo

Social minded singer-songwriter talks about We Shall Overcome

English Folk Expo 2015 launch event

The Palace Of Westminster hosted the launch of English Folk Expo and Homegrown 2015

Talking To Oka Vanga

Ahead of their new EP, "Tales Of Eyam", Fatea talks to award winning duo Oka Vanga

Home, Lads, Home

Ninebarrow & Louise Jordan release poignant singe to raise funds for Help For Heroes

A Chat With Martin Simpson

We catch up with Martin Simpson ahead of dates with Andy Cutting and Nancy Kerr

Sean & Zander, the 'Legendary Duo'

Rich in the Spirit of Music

Kelly Oliver - Same World

Check out our exclusive link to the next Kelly Oliver single

Talking To Kate Rusby

Ahead of her September visit to Poole Lighthouse, we grab a word with Kate Rusby

Talking To Jerry Donahue About Fotheringay

We talk to Jerry Donahue about Fotheringay, past, present and futute

Debbie Bond And Radiator Rick On Tour

A rare UK from the Alabama blues lady whose regularly and favourably compared top Bonnie Raitt

Fatea Showcase Sessions Autumn 15:Undercurrent Line Up Announced

Fatea is proud to announce the artists appearing on "Undercurrent", the 30th release in the Showcase Sessions Series

Kelly Oliver's West Country Odyessy

These days touring is about more than the live dates. It's also hitting the local media

Maverick Preview

Tantaliser for next weekend's Maverick Festival

Talking To Caddy Cooper

UK based Australian singer-songwriter, talks about her latest work.

Chatting To Bill Wyman

Iain Patience talks to Bill Wyman about his 1st solo album in 30 years

Fata Morgana

A stunning combination of song and video from Daria Kulesh

The Milk Float Tour

Paul Thompson, supporting his new album with a UK tour, by Milk Float! nfn

Three Women, Three Lives, One Tradition

Singing Out:A Folk Narrative Of Maddy Prior, June Tabor & Linda Thompson

Fatea Showcase Sessions Summer 15:Surf Line Up Announced

Fatea is proud to announce the artists appearing on "Surf", the 29th release in the Showcase Sessions Series

Pete Guy Exclusive

Preview stream of his new EP Houdini, which is released May 1st

Luke Jackson Competition

Win An Advance Copy Of New EP "This Family Tree

Roxanne de Bastion - ReRun

Exclusive Fatea preview stream of forthcoming single

A Sage Preview

Whistlestop view of what's coming up at The Sage

Nick Elliot RockFolk Photographer

50Folk his second volume of photographs from Cambridge Folk Festival

A Grand New Venue For The North East

A fantastic new arts and community venue for County Durham, if you're in that nexk of the woods, check it out

The only solution to the Equation Group is destroying your hard drive!

A case of mistaken identity or have a folk supergroup decided to go up against Iran & Russia? Is there a Cara Dillon fan at the NSA?

Tobias ben Jacob and Lukas Drinkwater pen deal !

Following a successful national tour this new West Country duo have been picked up by Folkstock

Chatting With Rebecca Downes

Fatea's John Knighton caught up with blues singer, Rebecca Downes

Barbara Dickson to make welcome return to Sage, Gateshead

From her days in the folk clubs, Barbara has had an afinity for the North East

Fatea Magazine And Blues & Roots Radio Announce Collaboration

Giving artists a voice, getting them read about, getting them heard, getting to know great music!

Blues And Roots Radio Firms Up UK Commitment

Blues & Roots Radio launches branded UK Website - It's show time in local time

Fatea Showcase Sessions Spring 15:Tides Line Up Announced

Fatea is proud to announce the artists appearing on "Tides", the 28th release in the Showcase Sessions Series

Fatea Award Winners

Fatea is proud to announce the winners of the awards recognising the best of 2014

Tobias ben Jacob and Lukas Drinkwater on tour !

West Country duo embark on national tour

2014

Fatea Award Shortlists

Fatea is proud to announce the shortlists for it's annual awards.

Nigel Grierson - Photographs

Exceptional photographer and designer gets a long overdue book to showcase his art

Folkstock Goes South

Folkstock invited to showcase at the Southbank...

Great British Folk Festival Introduces Introducing

The Great British Folk Festival Has Added A Third Stage To Accomodate Rising Acts

Maggie Boyle

Maggie Boyle Memorial Service And Celebration For The Life Of Announced.

Fatea Showcase Sessions Winter 14:Attractions Line Up Announced

Fatea is proud to announce the artists appearing on "Attractions", the 27th release in the Showcase Sessions Series

Pacific Curls On The Dorset Coast

Celt Roots - Maori Soul - Jurassic Landscapes

Sam Sweeney chats about 'Made In The Great War'

Mike Ainscoe talks to Sam Sweeney about his latest project

Catching Up With Cara

Mike Ainscoe gets up to date with the busy world of Cara Dillon

Talking To...Sunjay Brayne

Mike Ainscoe chats with Sunjay Brayne about his new album and tour.

Emily Barker Showcases Vena Portea At Purbeck

Purbeck Folk Festival in for a treat bank holiday weekend.

Fatea Showcase Sessions Autumn 14:Connections Line Up Announced

Fatea is proud to announce the artists appearing on "Connections", the 26th release in the Showcase Sessions Series

The Armistice Pals-A Folk Music Community Project

A project to commemorate the losses of The Great War

Maverick - The Preview

With a line up like this you won't go short

Purbeck Rising - A Chance To Get Involved

Purbeck Rising, Purbeck Folk Festival's talent contest with real opportunities

Talking To...Maz O'Connor

Fatea's Peter Cowley chats with a rising star of folk's third wave.

Wimborne Welcomes Folk 21

Wimborne Minster Folk Festival has thrown it's doors open for 13 showcasing acts

BAMfest Coming Very Soon

BAMfest starts 30th of May, stand by for a great weekend.

23rd Leigh Folk Festival

A look at what's coming up at one of the great free festivals

The Logboat Sessions

A unique series of gigs set next to a 2000 year old logboat

Talking To...Jon Gomm

Fatea's Matt Tighe chats with guitar wizard, Jon Gomm

Ashley Hutchings:Words Words Words

A selection of song lyrics, album sleeve notes and poems

Nick Churchill's Purbeck Pieces - Episode 2

Nick Churchill chats with Eddi Reader who will be playing Purbeck Folk Festival

Fire And Wine An Armchair Guide To Steve Ashley

Dave Thompson's biography of the well respected singer-songwriter from the 2nd folk revival

Theakston's And BAMfest A Heady Combination

Theakston have renewed their sponsorship of Bedale Acoustic Music Fesival (BAMfest) for this year.

Fatea Showcase Sessions Summer 14:Magnetism Line Up Announced

Fatea is proud to announce the artists appearing on "Magnetism", the 25th release in the Showcase Sessions Series

A Conversation With Emily Smith

Emily Smith had a chat with Fatea, prior to her gig at the Met

Danny And The Champions Of The World

Alan J Taylor captures Danny George Wilson In Conversation

Lucy Ward Band Set For Tour

Lucy Ward gathers a corp of great musicians around her and heads for the open road

Nick Churchill's Purbeck Pieces - Episode 1

Nick Churchill chats with Aimée Mackenzie about how Purbeck Folk Festival opened doors for her

Songwriting Competition will remember music stalwart

The organisers of Bedale's Acoustic Music Festival - BAMfest - have announced details of their 2014 Songwriting Competition.

Skiffle scuffle … as Billy Bragg brings out the pugilist in Pokey LaFarge!

It's all about the roots

Talking To...Andy McKee

Rising fiddle player Matt Tighe chats with virtuoso guitarist, Andy McKee

Fatea Showcase Sessions Spring 14:Chemistry Available To Download

"Chemistry", the 24th release in the Fatea Showcase Sessions series is available to download at no charge

Music For Maggie

Benefit gig for Maggie Boyle Friday 17th January, St George's, Bristol

Fatea Awards Winners Announced

Fatea is proud to announce the winners for the Fatea Awards for achievement during 2013

Charity Singles

Check out releases from Halstead Clan and Sean Taylor raising money for good causes

Bob Copper:A Man Of No Consequence

Bob Copper's memoirs show that despite the title, he is anything but...

Fatea Showcase Sessions Winter 13:Brushstrokes Now Available

"Brushstrokes", the 23rd release in the Fatea Showcase Sessions series is available for download, no charge!

Talking To...Emily Maguire & Christian Dunham

Helen Mitchell chats to Emily Maguire and Christian Dunham about "Bird Inside A Cage" and touring

Kickstarting Kyle Carey

First in an occasional series giving musicians the opportunity to showcase their fundraising for new albums/projects

Witches' Hats & Painted Chariots: The Incredible String Band and The 5,000 Layers Of Psychedelic Folk Music

The rise of the Incredible String Band and acid folk.

Talking To...Blackbeard's Tea Party

Paul Rawcliffe chats to folk/ceilidh rockers Blackbeard's Tea Party in anticipation of their Winter Tour

Fatea Showcase Sessions Autumn 13:Watercolours Now Available

"Watercolours", the 22nd release in the Fatea Showcase Sessions series is available for download

Camp Bestival - 1st to 4th August

Camp Bestival a festival for all occasions. Music, arts, food and fun what more do you want?

Fatea Showcase Sessions Autumn 13:Watercolours line-up announced

"Watercolours", the 22nd release in the Fatea Showcase Sessions series is live on August 1st

A Conversation With Merry Hell

Peter Cowley caught up with Merry Hell at Chester Folk Festival

News & Snippets

Name changes at Said The Maiden, Vinyl appeal for Polly Paulusma and UK Blues acts rally to help daughter of one of their own

CDs & T-Shirts To Be Won

In conjunction with Hemifran & Along The Tracks we've got CDs and T-Shirts for you to win

Plucked From The Fish Pond 22

Our Global Musicians Fish Pond features Richie 'The Madmnan' Walz and Elizabeth-Lee

A Conversation With Kevin Montgomery

Peter Cowley caught up with The Endangered Liver's Kevin Montgomery at the Nordic Church Liverpool

Dave Swarbrick Becomes Patron Of Folkstock Arts Foundation

Fatea Life Time Achievement Award recipient, Dave Swarbrick announced as Folkstock's Patron

A Conversation With Cathryn Craig And Brian Willoughby

Peter Cowley caught up with Cathryn Craig And Brian Willoughby at their recent Lymn gig.

Fatea Showcase Sessions Summer 13:Outlines

"Outlines", the 21st release in the Fatea Showcase Sessions series is now available for download

Plucked From The Fish Pond 21

Our Global Musicians Fish Pond features come of age with Haikaa And Voices Of Prayze

Plucked From The Fish Pond 20

Patrick Ytting and Ole Martin Volle are this week's feature from the Global Musicians Fish Pond

Fatea Showcase Sessions Summer 13:Outlines line-up announced

"Outlines", the 21st release in the Fatea Showcase Sessions series is live on May 1st

The Day The Music Died

Fatea comments on the capitulation by the BBC and others over "Ding Dong The Witch Is Dead"

Plucked From The Fish Pond 19

Our collaboration with Global Fishpond brings us to Anni Kannika and Cyra Morgan

Plucked From The Fish Pond 18

The Om Project and Kevin Erskine are the latest guests from the Global Fish Pond

New Forest Folk Festival

Thanks to the generosity of the organisers of The New Forest Folk Festival, we have a pair of tickets to the beautifully set festival to be won.

Plucked From The Fish Pond 17

Fatea's collaboration with The Global Fish Pond welcomes Ricky England, Sara Broman and thanks to Pranam

Plucked From The Fish Pond 16

Fatea welcomes back The Global Fish Pond with Paige Chaplin, Audrey Michaels

Beverley Craven - Truth Be Told:My Autobiography

Beverley Craven takes stock of her life in and out of music

Talking To...Billy Bragg

Nick Churchill takes some time out with the Sherpa Of Heartbreak

Talking To...Shelagh McDonald

Aymer Nelson's extensive interview with recently rediscovered Shelagh McDonald

Bill Bragg's Tooth & Nail

Feature review of Billy Bragg's first studio album for five years

Fatea Showcase Sessions - Now live

"Sketches", the 20th release in the Fatea Showcase Sessions series is now live

Celtic Connections Preview

Extensive preview of Scotland's premier folk and roots festival

Fatea Award Winners Announced

Fatea is proud to announce the winners of the Fatea Awards 2012

Talking To...Steve Cropper

Nick Churchill chats with guitar and songwriting, rock 'n' roll hall of fame inductee Steve Cropper

Rediscovering Shelagh McDonald

The story of how Shelagh McDonald is making her 1st appearance in 4 decades on Alive Radio 107.3FM on the 11th December 9pm

Shawn Colvin - Diamond In The Rough

Shawn Colvin reflects on her life and music

Who Is Ashley Cleveland?

Who Is Ashley Cleveland ? Click on headline for the answer

News & Snippets

Brooke Sharkey, Red Shoes, Folk & Acoustic Music Show, Writers Wanted, The Nebraska Sessions

Fatea Showcase Sessions - Line Up Announcement

The line up for "Homewards", the 19th release in the Fatea Showcase Sessions series has been announced

Plucked From The Fish Pond 15

Patrick Ytting and Holly McGarry are the latest artists to be plucked from the Global Fish Pond

Ewan McLennan Competition

We've got signed copies of Ewan McLennan's "The Last Bird To Sing" to be won by two lucky readers. Competition closes October 14th

Frank Dalton - RNLI

Dan Webster's heartfelt tribute to his great-grandfather, Frank Dalton, is helping to raise funds for the RNLI.

Johnno Casson Competition

Two signed copies of Johnno Casson's "Window Shopping" to be won with bonus launch night guestlisting. Competition closes October 6th

Talking To...Hurrah For The Riff Raff

JC Verrall chats with Hurrah For The Riff Raff as part of our collaboration with someofitstrue. (opens in new window)

Plucked From The Fish Pond 14

Up to fourteen in our Global Fish Pond link up, this week, Fredrika & Ola Weel Skram

Rachel Sermanni Competition

Win a pair of tickets to Rachel Sermanni's Bush Hall gig and a copy of her debut album "Under Mountains"

Talking To...The Heartbreaks

Emma Sutherland interviews Morecombe's finest for our Talking To... Series

Booking Acoustic Talent

Thinking of starting promoting or widening the acts you're booking, how far do you go?

Plucked From The Fish Pond 13

Thirteen's the lucky number as The Global Fish Pond lands Korie Anne and My Dear Wendy

Along The Tracks Show 11 Playlist

Check out whose on Along The Tracks this week. Friday 7pm - 9pm Repeated Sunday 9pm - 11pm

Dave Stewart Announces Contest To Find Support Acts For Upcoming UK

Four gigs on tour, Four singer-songwriters wanted

Along The Tracks Show 10 Playlist

Check out whose on Along The Tracks this week. Friday 7pm - 9pm Repeated Sunday 9pm - 11pm

Cambridge Folk Festival Review

Extended coverage of this year's Cambridge Folk Festival, reviews, features and galleries. Opens in our Cambridge Folk Festival micro-site

Fatea Showcase Sessions:Tracks Available For Free Download

The 18th Release in the Fatea Showcase Sessions series features sixteen superb acts from across the acoustic spectrum and beyond. Hosted on our Fatea Showcase Sessions Site

Plucked From The Fish Pond 12

Visit twelve to The Global Fish Pond lands Audrey Michaels and Myles McLeod

Along The Tracks Show 7 Playlist

Check out whose on Along The Tracks this week. Friday 7pm - 9pm Repeated Sunday 9pm - 11pm

Plucked From The Fish Pond 11

The Global Fish Pond takes on a latin flavour this week with Los Marty and Crudamata

Talking To...Josienne Clarke & Ben Walker

JC Verrall chats with Josienne Clarke & Ben Wlker as part of our collaboration with someofitstrue. (opens in new window)

Plucked From The Fish Pond 10

Our collaboration with Global Fish Pond reaches double figures with Bets and Sarah Grace

Along The Tracks Show 6 Playlist

Check out whose on Along The Tracks this week. Friday 7pm - 9pm Repeated Sunday 9pm - 11pm

Along The Tracks Show 5 Playlist

Check out whose on Along The Tracks this week. Friday 7pm - 9pm Repeated Sunday 9pm - 11pm

Plucked From The Fish Pond 9

A Scandinavian feel to our Global Fish Pond feature this week with Kine Hjeldnes and Jonina Aradottir

Along The Tracks Show 4 Playlist

Check out whose on Along The Tracks this week. Friday 7pm - 9pm Repeated Sunday 9pm - 11pm

Wayward Daughter: An Official Biography of Eliza Carthy

Sophie Parkes biography of one of the most important performers of her generation

Plucked From The Fish Pond 8

Behind Tomorrow and Random Holiday are the featured band in update 8 of our Global Musician's Fish Pond series

Oldie Composers Raise Funds For Banardos

A competition for older songwriters is set to raise money for Banardos you can help by buying some great songs

Along The Tracks Show 3 Playlist

Check out whose on Along The Tracks this week. Friday 7pm - 9pm Repeated Sunday 9pm - 11pm

Talking To...Donna Fullman

JC Verrall chats with Donna Fullman as part of our collaboration with someofitstrue. (opens in new window)

Along The Tracks Show 2 Playlist

Check out whose on Along The Tracks this week. Friday 7pm - 9pm Repeated Sunday 9pm - 11pm

Plucked From The Fish Pond 7

Lucky number seven in Global Musicians Fish Pond series, featuring Anna Yanova and Will Risbourg

Truck Fest...A Preview

A look at the forthcoming Track Fest on July 20th & 21st

Introducing...Sam Beeton

Nottingham singer/songwriter joins the "Introducing..." roll of honour

150 Miles Of Music - Tim Moon

Tim Moon's 150 mile coast to coast trek whilst play a bouzouki to raise money for Yorkshire's Air Ambulance

Plucked From The Fish Pond 6

Half dozen reached with international music collective Global Musicians Fish Pond, featuring Sarah Urbin and Ludmila Dauvergne

Talking To...Hatful Of Rain

JC Verrall chats with Hatful Of Rain as part of our collaboration with someofitstrue. (opens in new window)

New Model Army Instruments Stolen

New Model Army have had their tour bus broken into. Read details of what was stolen in case you're offered some hookey gear

Introducing...Becca B

Becca B is the latest addition to our "Introducing..." feature

Plucked From The Fish Pond 5

fifth feature with international music collective Global Musicians Fish Pond, featuring Collin Pastore And Hadley Kennary

Plucked From The Fish Pond 4

Fourth feature with international music collective Global Musicians Fish Pond, featuring RJ Chevalier And Tara Minton

Introducing...Tom McRae

Tom McRae become our third "Introducing..." feature

Plucked From The Fish Pond 3

Third feature with international music collective Global Musicians Fish Pond, featuring Chris West and Deni Hlavinka

An Americana-centric preview of the 2012 Cambridge Folk Festival

John 'The Jacket' Hawes previews the Cambridge Folk Festival acts influenced by or from the other side of the pond

John Lydon Interview

Fatea regular writer Nick Churchill interviews one of music's great characters. Hosted on Nick's site.

Plucked From The Fish Pond 2

Second collaborative feature with international music collective Global Musicians Fish Pond, featuring No Thoughts No Gravity and Steven Manuel

Fatea Showcase Sessions:Tracks Available For Free Download

The 17th Release in the Fatea Showcase Sessions series features eighteen superb acts from across the acoustic spectrum and beyond. Hosted on our Fatea Showcase Sessions Site

Plucked From The Fish Pond 1

The first of a collaborative feature with international music collective Global Musicians Fish Pond

Fatea Showcase Sessions - Line Up Announcement

The line up for "Tracks", the 17th release in the Fatea Showcase Sessions series has been announced

Global Musicians Fish Pond

A collective by musicians for musicians.

Introducing...The Folk

East Anglian quartet The Folk become our new "Introducing..." feature

Talking To...Clare Teal

In the latest addition to out 'Talking To...' series, Peter Cowley sits down with Clare Teal

News & Snippets

Red Shoes, The Folk, Doncaster Folk Festival, FOE Benefit Gig

The Albion B(r)and

Are people making a mountain out of a mole hill?"

Introducing...Heather McCready

Heather McCready is the first artist in our new occasional feature "Introducing..."

News & Snippets

Murder Ballads Project, Sandy Denny Tribute, Bournemouth Folk Festival, Barnsley Acoustic, Robert Brown

One Fest

Damon Albran gets the chance to showcase songs from his Dr Dee Opera and so much more

Curtains Up

An overview of Sage and BBC collaborations including Yound Musician Of The Year

News & Snippets

Acoustic Spectrum, Laurence Collyer, Union Jill, Greg McDonald and Gemma Gayner and Rebekah Delgado

BRISTOL FOLK FESTIVAL RELAUNCHES NATIONWIDE MUSIC AWARD

~ Winner offered two UK festival appearances, Songs from the Shed session and Folk Radio UK airplay ~

News & Snippets

Frome & Bournemouth Folk Festivals, Roving Crows, Johnno Casson, Pilgrims' Way

Fatea Showcase Sessions:Walking Available For Free Download

The 16th Release in the Fatea Showcase Sessions series features seventeen superb acts from across the acoustic spectrum and beyond. Hosted on our Fatea Showcase Sessions Site

News & Snippets

Festival Spirit, Jess Morgan, Bob's Folk Show, Sean Taylor

Fatea Showcase Sessions - Line Up Announcement

The line up for "Walking", the 16th release in the Fatea Showcase Sessions series has been announced

The Great Folk Discography Volume 2 The Next Generation

The new addition to the Martin C. Strong discography series

Fatea Awards 2011

Which outstanding artists have picked up awards for their contribution to music in 2011?

Fire Destroys New Model Army Studio

A devastating fire and roof collapse have destroyed near thirty year's of the band's history

A Decade In Images

Nick Elliott's pictorial representation of Cambridge Folk Festival through the Noughties

News & Snippets

Music photography, radio update, IF Wen

Goodbye to Austin's beloved Joe Gracey

Helen Mitchell pays tribute to the recently passed Austin producer

Shut Up - And Listen. Folkwit Celebrate 2011

A free label sampler from Nottingham based folk indie, Folkwit

News & Snippets

BBC Folk Awards, Radio Shows and a glance into the future

Jackie Leven - A Lost Treasure

Remembering the prolific songwriting talent, Jackie Leven

Talking To...Snakefarm

Neil King chats to Anna Domino and Michel Delory aka Snakefarm about their new album "My Halo At Half-Light"

Talking To...Frank Turner

Nick Churchill talks to 'Wessex Boy' Frank Turner in the latest Talking To...

The Giles Brothers

A retrospective by Nick Churchill

The SMiLE Sessions

Nick Churchill's essay/review of this legendary album

Fatea Showcase Sessions:Inspirations Available For Free Download

The 15th Release in the Fatea Showcase Sessions series features seventeen superb acts from across the acoustic spectrum and beyond. Hosted on our Fatea Showcase Sessions Site

Talking To...Trent Miller

For the latest in our Talking To... Series, Bob Meyer gets Trent Miller down the pub for a chat

News & Snippets

Bob Brunning Tribute, 25 years of Railroad Bill, 25 years of Greentrax, Raise You Banners

Fatea Showcase Sessions - Line Up Announcement

The line up for "Inspirations", the 15th release in the Fatea Showcase Sessions series has been announced

Loose Music - Free Sampler

Loose Music have recently released a new free sampler, read about the label whilst downloading the album

Yeah Yeah Yeah The Beatles And Bournemouth

A review of Nick Churchill's book chronicling the Fab Four's relationship with the town.

Bert Jansch 3/11/43 - 5/10/11

Inspirational guitarist and co-founder of Pentangle, Bert Jansch, has died.

Talking To...Sean Taylor

About to record a new album and having re-released "Walk With Me" it seemed like a good time to pull up a chair and chat with Sean Taylor

Graham Dee

Fifty years after he should have been an icon, is it Graham Dee's time?

News & Snippets

Yeah, Yeah Yeah:The Beatles & Bournemouth, Pocktoberfest, The Great British Folk Festival, St. Spirit

News & Snippets

The Gigantic Mirrorball Show, Alex Patterson, Katzenjammer

David 'Honeyboy' Edwards

The last link to the pre-war Mississippi bluesmen, David 'Honeyboy' Edwards passed away on Monday aged 96

Talking To...Nick Elliott

We talk to photographer Nick Elliott about his new book "Ten A Decade In Images" covering ten years of Cambridge Folk Festival. Hosted on our Cambridge Folk Festival Site

It's Instrumental

In the first of an occasional series looking at the people that make the instruments that make the music, we hear from George Stevens about what it takes to become a luthier

News & Snippets

Songs To Save A Life, Cambridge Folk Festival, Raintown

My Shanty Scene - Part 3

Chris Ricketts shanty oddessy continues

Fatea Showcase Sessions:Interactions Available For Free Download

The 14th Release in the Fatea Showcase Sessions series features eighteen superb acts from across the acoustic spectrum and beyond. Hosted on our Fatea Showcase Sessions Site

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