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It has only been a short space of time since The Magpies burst onto the UK folk scene, but they have already made a huge impact with their fresh brand of transatlantic neo-folk and have been ‘making waves wherever they play’ (Phil Beer, Show of Hands). Three accomplished musicians in ...Read More
Following the release of his brand new, Paul Weller-produced album Arrivals to widespread acclaim, award-winning Irish singer-songwriter Declan O’Rourke has announced a UK tour for November 2021 with dates as follows: Thursday 4 Nov BIRMINGHAM Glee Club https://www.seetickets.com/tour/declan-o-rourke?pre=arrivalslive Friday 05 Nov LONDON Kings Place https://www.seetickets.com/event/declan-o-rourke/kings-place/1836715?pre=pre Saturday 06 Nov MANCHESTER The Stoller ...Read More
Foolhardy folk musician and longstanding festival favourite - Beans On Toast - will be doing a tour of some of his favourite independent venues this winter. Singing simple songs about complicated subjects, Beans on Toast has established himself as an accomplished songwriter and an unmissable live performer. Having released an ...Read More
Hot off the release of their latest album Live Across Scotland, multi-award-winning Scottish band Skerryvore will perform their first live performance in over 6 months. Entitled Live Across The World, the socially distanced performance will take place at Glasgow’s Clydeside Distillery on Saturday 5th September and will be live streamed ...Read More
As the country takes its first steps on the long road back to normality, Beans On Toast returns with what will be the last in his series of lockdown releases: ‘Save The Music’ With the safe return of live events still posing one of the pandemic's biggest headaches; Beans on ...Read More