Fairport themselves will open the festival on the Thursday with an acoustic show, and will be the closing headliners on...
The final album recorded during his lifetime, Pink Moon is a stark masterpiece – but traces of hope can be found in its lyrics.
Even 20 years after its release, Either/Or stands as a devastatingly beautiful record and widely regarded as Elliot Smith’s best work.
Ellie Goulding has released a new version of the 1971 Don McLean classic Vincent, which is available through Polydor and Interscope Records
John Martyn had been making records on Island for more than ten years before he finally made his UK album chart debut with One World on 4 February, 1978.
The persuasive folk-rock sound of the Stone Poneys was first heard on disc on their self-titled debut album, released by Capitol on 30 January 1967.
Early Fairport Convention member Iain Matthews has a new line-up of Matthews Southern Comfort, whose album Like A Radio is released on 24 February 2018.
On 29 January 1994, after more than a quarter-century of recording, Richard Thompson had a solo UK top 30 album for the first time, with Mirror Blue.
John Martyn succumbed to double pneumonia on 29 January 2009. We lost one of the great troubadours, but with his mighty body of work, he's never far away.
On 17 January 1970, Fairport Convention hit the UK chart with the folk cornerstone Liege & Lief, which became Sandy Denny's first farewell to the group.
Legendary folk-rock band Fairport Convention have announced the details of an extensive 28-date UK tour for the winter of 2018
To mark Martin Luther King Day, here's the excellent Songs of Protest and Progress playlist to celebrate the memory of the great civil rights campaigner.
Tim Hardin, who wrote such beautiful and enduring songs as 'If I Were A Carpenter' and 'Reason To Believe,' died on 29 December 1980 at the age of just 39.
Fast-emerging British folk-Americana quartet the Wandering Hearts release their first EP, Burning Bridges, on Decca on 17 November 2017.
Steve Martin's “other” career as a bluegrass artist continues with the 22 September 2017 release of The Long-Awaited Album with the Steep Canyon Rangers.
Yusuf/ Cat Stevens celebrates 50-year career with new album 'The Laughing Apple' released through Decca Records on 15 September 2017