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New video release – Anachie Gordon – The Haar

New video release – Anachie Gordon – The Haar

| May 8, 2020

The Haar, Folk Radio UK‘s current Artists of the Month, is a brand new quartet, focused on breathing new life into traditional songs about love, poverty and oppression. Fiddler Adam Summerhayes and bodhrán player Cormac Byrne had already worked together recording their ‘pre-meditated’ Stone Soup album in Spring 2019. Later in the year, he connected, […]

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SHINE ON – new single Reg Meuross

SHINE ON – new single Reg Meuross

| April 27, 2020

Reg Meuross – SHINE ON As the news reels and press conferences continue to bring us terrible stories from across the world, one glimmer of hope that shines on is that, as society changes, community remains. From the singing balconies of Italy, to the claps, pots and pans ringing out across the UK each Thursday […]

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“Subtle songs that pack a punch” – Mike Harding plays ‘Like Animals’ by Charlie Dore

“Subtle songs that pack a punch” – Mike Harding plays ‘Like Animals’ by Charlie Dore

| April 27, 2020

“Two absolute gems of modern songwriting.” Beautiful to hear two songs back to back from Charlie Dore’s forthcoming album ‘Like Animals’ on Mike Harding’s newest The Mike Harding Folk Show podcast (listen at 1:39:41 HERE) “One of my favourite singer-songwriters, ever!” says Mike. “subtle songs that pack a punch… lulls you into a false sense […]

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SHINE ON – new song, new video from Reg Meuross

SHINE ON – new song, new video from Reg Meuross

| April 23, 2020

Reg Meuross new single – out May 1st. As the news reels and press conferences continue to bring us terrible stories from across the world, one glimmer of hope that shines on is that, as society changes, community remains. From the singing balconies of Italy, to the claps, pots and pans ringing out across the […]

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Harbottle & Jonas “one of the finest folk duos in the country”

Harbottle & Jonas “one of the finest folk duos in the country”

| April 10, 2020

Review by Mike Davies for folking.com – Harbottle & Jonas Live at Acoustic Roots While their planned tour fell victim to CoVid 19, Live At Acoustic Roots, recorded in Wigan on March 7 this year and available for download from Bandcamp, offers welcome compensation, even if doesn’t feature the three-member line up that would have […]

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fromthewhitehouse artists go on-line for the lock down

fromthewhitehouse artists go on-line for the lock down

| March 30, 2020

In the absence of live gigs for a while – this is what FromtheWhitehouse artists are doing on-line (they are busy!) CHARLIE DORE www.charliedore.com Charlie’s next album ‘Like Animals’ is out on June 19 – preorder HERE and get a free track download. Folk Weekend: Oxford April 18th The whole festival will be live streamed […]

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