Born in a basement venue in London, the “nu-folk” movement staged a British folk-rock revival that reacted “to the way...
The first release via the new pact, out digitally on 12 April, is the album and DVD of the group's 2013 Golden Jubilee Australian Tour, 'Farewell.'
As a songwriter, Bob Dylan has inspired countless others – but who inspired him to write the timeless classic Mr Tambourine Man?
The collection features all of the British band's groundbreaking work between 1967 and 1974.
The latest in Portobello Road Gin's Local Heroes series, it ties in with the 'Local Hero' musical for which Knopfler has written the music.
From subversive subject matter to affairs of the heart, the best female songwriters are often the most insightful, as this list proves.
The collection is a much-deserved tribute to the co-writer of such classic British songs as 'Itchycoo Park,' 'All Or Nothing,' 'Ooh La La,' 'How Come' and 'The Poacher.'
Either/Or stands as a devastatingly beautiful record and widely regarded as Elliot Smith’s best work.
The final album recorded during Nick Drake’s lifetime, ‘Pink Moon’ is stark and foreboding – but traces of hope can be found in its lyrics.
With his debut album, ‘Tales Of America’, Nairobian Singer-Songwriter JS Ondara expresses how the American dream “is different from the reality”.
A new a star-studded tribute album celebrates Joni Mitchell’s legacy, featuring James Taylor, Norah Jones, Chaka Khan and Rufus Wainwright, among others.
The appearance of 'One World' showed that Martyn's sophisticated songwriting and performance style was breaking further into the mainstream.
Other winners at the fourth annual event included Joe Boyd, Courtney Marie Andrews, Brandi Carlile and Ben Glover.
It was the first Fairport album to feature Sandy Denny's unforgettable vocals and her addition to their songwriting talent pool.
The group's persuasive folk-rock sound was first heard on record on their self-titled debut album of January 1967.
The peerless troubadour passed away on 29 January 2009, soon after being appointed an OBE.