Fairport themselves will open the festival on the Thursday with an acoustic show, and will be the closing headliners on...
Fairport Convention's 50th anniversary celebrations continue with the 28 July 2017 release of a 7CD box set, Come All Ye, and vinyl reissue of Liege & Lief.
Jerry Douglas, dobro and lap steel master and longtime member of Union Station, releases What If with his Jerry Douglas Band on 18 August 2017 on Rounder.
The current line-up of Fairport Convention will reunite with almost all their surviving former members at their Cropredy Convention from 10-12 August 2017.
A year after his debut, Tim Hardin escaped the problems of the “difficult second album” with the stunning Tim Hardin 2, released by Verve in April 1967.
Pioneers of British folk rock, Fairport Convention celebrates their nearly 50-year musical legacy with a 7 CD box set for release on 28 July.
Texan singer-songwriter Jimmy LaFave who made many widely-admired Americana albums, died on 21 May 2016 at the age of 61.
Canadian singer-songwriter Leif Vollebekk is one of those rare gems coming out of Canada’s creative hubs, with his album of soulful folk 'Twin Solitude'.
Bob Dylan guitarist Bruce Langhorne who played on 'Mr.Tambourine Man' and Dylan's Bringing It All Back Home album has died aged 78.
Elliott Smith’s major label masterpieces 'XO' and 'Figure 8' are getting reissued on vinyl for 7 April 2017 along with limited edition coloured versions.
Mark Knopfler appears on singer-songwriter Pieta Brown's Postcards, just released on Lustre. It follows her appearance on a North American tour of his..
Celebrating a songwriter who bore his heart at every turn, ‘Head And Heart: The Acoustic John Martyn’ is due for release on 28 April.
Released on 3 February 2017, ‘Live From South Africa: Dust And Thunder’ captures Mumford & Sons on one of the most exciting tours of their career.
1969 was the year of Fairport Convention's second, third and fourth studio albums, of which we're reDiscovering What We Did On Our Holidays.
Celebrated banjo player and 15-time Grammy-winner Béla Fleck will release the album Juno Concerto, named for his son, on Rounder on 3 March, 2017.
Richie Havens recorded some wonderful albums for Verve Records prior to appearing at the Woodstock Festival, but it was the festival that defined his career