Christy Moore’s best songs all connect in one way to his homeland of Ireland. This introduction explains why he’s such...
The soundtrack featured the stirring and enduring instrumental theme 'Going Home,' still widely heard to this day.
“A world with John Prine in it has been much better than the poorer one in which we now dwell”.
As a songwriter, Bob Dylan has inspired countless others – but who inspired him to write the timeless classic Mr Tambourine Man?
With five decades of folk-country classics to his name, Prine was an integral part of American roots music and was revered by critics and fellow artists alike, counting Bob Dylan, Roger Waters,...
Nick Drake’s prediction of a pink moon is coming to pass, with April’s pink supermoon set to appear in the night sky tonight.
“We’ve been increasingly excited to hit the road again. So it’s deeply disappointing for both of us to have to call it off and reschedule (and reschedule we WILL)!”
Friday’s "Light In The Attic & Friends At Home" concert will feature a global line-up of talent performing from home in support of MusiCares’ COVID-19 Relief Fund.
The folk singer sent prayers to her longtime friend, and fellow singer-songwriter, who is currently in critical condition from COVID-19.
The £1 million fighting fund would protect hundreds of British grassroots venues.
Felix was an important figure on the folk scene from the 1960s onwards and a familiar face on British TV.
Margo Price, Nathaniel Rateliff and Paul Simon are among the artists who will perform remotely tonight, amid the Luck Reunion festival’s cancellation.
Often branded as simply a country singer-songwriter, Axton’s music actually branched out into styles as disparate as folk, blues and even garage-rock, and he preferred not to be readily pigeonholed by genre.
The Anglo-Irish female quintet's single 'Break The Rules' precedes the album 'Shadows On the Moon,' out on 5 June.
Western swing trio Hot Club Of Cowtown are also featured on the bill for the summer jaunt.
It’s perhaps safest to say that Fairport Convention hasn’t just influenced English folk-rock, even if in all its glory they have enhanced it beyond belief. What this standout band has done is...