The collective came to belated international fame after appearing on Paul Simon's 'Graceland,' and won a total of five Grammys.
The folk-rock legend's Irish dates precede his extensive 13 Rivers UK tour which runs through October and November 2018.
With a new album in the wings, the world-renowned guitarist and singer-songwriter hits the road for a 19-date trek with support from Joan Shelley.
The Tide’s Magnificence, a book of poems and songs by Nick Drake's mother Molly, has been called “the missing link” in his story by producer Joe Boyd.
Pioneering singer-songwriter Joan Baez has announced details of her final North American tour which is set to run through the fall of 2018
Ellie Goulding has released a new version of the 1971 Don McLean classic Vincent, which is available through Polydor and Interscope Records
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.
Legendary folk-rock band Fairport Convention have announced the details of an extensive 28-date UK tour for the winter of 2018
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
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.
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.