Multi-award winning songwriter and musician, theatre maker and published writer Karine Polwart – six-time winner at the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards, including 2018 Folk Singer of The Year – has just released her new album, Laws of Motion (out via Hudson Records) to critical acclaim. Polwart’s seventh release, Laws of Motion is the follow-up to 2017’s much-praised A Pocket of Wind Resistance, which earned […]
Hull’s Vulgarians have shared the Radio 1-supported new single, ‘Dead People Are Easier To Love’ – read more via The Line Of Best Fit. Produced by Alex Greaves (Avalanche Party, The Orielles, Bo Ningen) at The Nave, Leeds, this is the first new music from the band since their 2017 EP, ‘Almost-Instinct, Almost True’. A bullish indicator […]
Rising talent Saint Clair has recently shared ‘Amnesiac’ which premiered via Consequence of Sound upon its release. This is the first single to emerge from her forthcoming EP ‘D2’ due out in late November via her own Dearly Beloved imprint. This follows the release of Saint Clair’s debut EP ‘D1’ earlier this year, which drew praise from NME, DIY and Line of […]
Acclaimed guitarist and singer-songwriter John Smith received a fantastic five-star review at The Independent for his performance at London’s Union Chapel on April 6th. You can read the full review here – “It’s rare these days to find an audience so wrapped up in a performance” ***** – The Independent. John Smith’s new album Headlong is due out May 19 2017 through BARP Records. Produced by Sam Lakeman, […]
Irish singer-songwriter Lisa Hannigan is premiering the latest video to be taken from her critically acclaimed album, At Swim. The video is for the album-track ‘Undertow’ and is premiering over at NPR now, you can head to the premiere here or find the video below. “Hannigan’s soaring vocals never falter” The Guardian **** “Music that sneaks up and […]
Damien Rice has announced his only UK dates this year, including the inaugural gig at London’s Royal Hospital Chelsea on June 13. Rice is also recording new material in the wake of November’s critically acclaimed ‘My Favourite Faded Fantasy’ album.