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Welcome to folking.com

The site was established in 1999 and has become one of the UK’s much loved on-line folk music resources.

The folking team are a dedicated group of people with a passion for music who give their free time to furthering the interests of the folk, acoustic and Americana music movement; we are a growing team of writers & interviewers, reviewing the latest releases from the world of folk, each in own inimitable style…


Before we launch our “latest news”, here is a gem from the Folking Video Archive (that needs no introduction), which is guaranteed to get you in the mood…


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A song about a washed up old crusader.
The Road that Leads to Rome

Acoustic guitar version of my original song.
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Wow! Where did that time go? Just fished this one out the folking video archive from Cambridge Folk Festival 2013. Its Greg Russell and Ciaran Algar performing “The Two Magicians”, who at this point were still promoting their first album “The Queen’s Lover” which folking.com reviewed back in 2012. youtu.be/oWSbiES9Fqo Here is the review link: folking.com/greg-russell-ciaran-algar-the-queens-lover-fellside-recordings-fecd251/Wow! Where did that time go? Just fished this one out the folking video archive from Cambridge Folk Festival 2013. Its Greg Russell and Ciaran Algar performi... ... See MoreSee Less

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In that grand tradition of ‘The Special Relationship’, here is “State Of The Union” (Brooks Williams and Boo Hewerdine) performing “Snake Oil” at the 2013 Cambridge Folk Festival from the folking video archive. youtu.be/flRqcw_ruTEHere is another captured moment in time from the 2013 Cambridge Folk Festival in that grand tradition of ‘The Special Relationship’, combining the talents of... ... See MoreSee Less

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Here is a lovely Gilmore & Roberts moment from Weyfest 2017 courtsey of the folking video archive which almost involved climbing a tree to capture it. “Cecilia” is taken from the “Conflict Tourism” album. youtu.be/sOkaHn_vv0AHere is a lovely moment from Weyfest 2017 which almost involved climbing a tree to capture it. “Cecilia” is taken from the “Conflict Tourism” album. You can ... ... See MoreSee Less

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Photo Gallery – Interested in seeing photos of your favourite band or artist? Our photo archive dates back to 2000 and now has a search facility. Why not type in the name of your favourite artist or band and then watch a slide-show of it (latest photos below).