'Nick Hart Sings Eight English Folk Songs' has all the hallmarks of being stripped-down tradfolk classic in waiting.
In the company of her new producer, Ben Seal, Eliza Carthy's "Through That Sound (My Secret Was Made Known)" demands a cabaret stage.
Nick Hart's debut album, Nick Hart Sings Eight English Folk Songs, has all the hallmarks of a cult classic in waiting.
Some call it intimacy, but in this case I’d call it honesty. It takes a very talented musician indeed to hold your attention over 14 tracks with no studio trickery to hide behind, and (let’s face it) there are fewer more talented musicians on the folk scene than Martin Simpson.
Percussionist, educator and folk enthusiast, Tom Gregory, pulls the Dust & Mischief Band together for a rousing run through a collection of Christmas standards and not-so-standards.