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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We revisit Ellis Paul, Diana Jones, Darryl Purpose, Buddy Mondlock and a host of other singer-songwriters tribute to songwriter Kevin Faherty. Check out the video as its one of our favs. wp.me/p5SuEn-4E... See MoreSee Less
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
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
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).