ALBUM OF THE MONTH: Karine Polwart - Laws of Motion (Hudson Records)

Lavish praise, indeed, was heaped on Karine Polwart's last album and its wider theatrical project, A POCKET OF WIND RESISTANCE. It was well deserved praise and it certainly gives the ring of truth to that much overused phrase concerning the arrival of her 'much anticipated' follow up, LAWS OF...

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Latest Northern Sky Podcast

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Archie Fisher

Roots Music Club, Doncaster Friday 16 November 2018 Often, when in the company of notable figures from our past, we have a tendency to allow our minds to wander through the annals of time. Tonight, when Archie Fisher was introduced on stage by the Roots Club's Ian Mather, memories returned to the...

Great British Folk Festival 2018

Butlins Holiday Resort, Skegness Friday 30 November - Sunday 2 December 2018 The Great British Folk Festival has been running annually for nine years now, the first festival taking place over the chilly winter weekend of 2010, with memorable performances by Kate Rusby, Donovan, Oysterband and Sandi...