'Gracious Wings', the new collection from Jackie Oates comes out on 2nd September. Her 8th album release, it is a mixture of traditional songs, originals and surprise covers. In this exclusive article, she details what it took to put this album together.
Traditional songs are often songs with a postcode. Jon Wilks looks at the songs collected in Whitchurch Hampshire and their relationship with the late, great Paul Sartin.
A beautiful, pastoral, fingerpicking album, guaranteed to please fans of the English folk guitar troubadours of the 60s & 70s.
Ahead of the release of "Nick Hart Sings 10 English Folk Songs", fans of the traditional folk singer smother him with questions.
Folk music playlists for people who prefer their folk music to be traditional, or inspired by the tradition.
Johnny Campbell announces 'A Right to Roam', a new commemorative single featuring the Commoners Choir and Skelmanthorpe Brass Band.
Want to know what to expect from Sidmouth Folk Festival, 2023? We'll keep this page updated so that you stay in the know.
Laura Smyth & Ted Kemp chat about their album, The Poacher's Fate, the Pendle Witches, and getting into the folk tradition.
Piers Cawley takes a listen to "Last Wisps of the Old Ways: North Carolina Mountain Singing" and finds an intriguing, if slightly frustrating, collection.
Traditional folk singer, Rosie Hood, discusses her new album, The Beautiful and the Actual, and gives the finest definition of folk music we've heard.
Leeds-based duo, Wychbury, talk us through their new single, 'Cut the Coal', and explain how it was inspired by the tradition.
Jon Wilks chats to folk singer and Morris dancer, Ellie Gowers, about her close encounters with history in the making.