Two fiddles. Two Voices. Epic music....“…a dynamic musical stew that covers a wide spectrum of acoustic-based roots music, hitting on old-time, folk and bluegrass, all delivered with a dash of rock and roll spunk.” American Songwriter Magazine
Singer and harpist Rachel Newton specialises in interpreting traditional folk songs in both English and Gaelic as well as writing and arranging her own music... ‘Haunting vocals and elegant harp’ The Guardian
A Piano-Guitar-Vocal-Kazoo-Stompbox Duo steeped in the Barrelhouse Boogie Blues House Party tradition of 1930's downtown Chicago... raggedy boogie woogie piano, riotous vocal and kazoo; rollicking blues guitar; music for dancing, drinking and making merry.
Award winning contemporary folk trio inspired by artists as diverse as James Taylor, Ane Brun, Jackson Browne & Counting Crows. “…highly accomplished musicianship with a deliciously pure voice and a lush embroidery of strings”(Folkwords)
Giving a salute to Americana, a wave to the lounge music of the 40s & 50s and a nod to jazz, the result is a classic sound that captures a spectrum of influences ranging from Kirsty MacCall to Julie London.
Roots Music Mavericks, Western Centuries, (Formerly Cahalen Morrison & Country Hammer), touring in support of new album. Traditional country meets early R&B, beautifully literary songwriting and rocks out!
Ranging from Parisian & American Jazz, the Chaabi music of Algeria, Tango from Argentina, Balkan folk melodies through to the early modern & folk music of Western Europe ...this is music for the ears, heart and feet.
Canadian songstress McGraff described by fans as "A Female Gordon Lightfoot" with the stage presence and voice of an Angel + sonically intelligent retro-pop from NY's Boggia in this special North American double-bill
Described as one of the ‘best singers in the world’ by her ongoing collaborator, Buck 65 (CA), “captivating’ by The Line Of Best Fit (UK), and “work of a painter born in paradise” by The Sydney Morning Herald (AU).
The original sound of Ninja Folk - ferociously fast fiddle, howling horns and gritty guitars on a bed of bouncing backbeats. The sheer pace and infectious danceability of this virtuoso band will have you on your feet in no time and dancing like nobody's watching!
Electrifying clawhammer banjo, bass, percussive dance, storytelling songs old and new, nuanced, emotive vocals. An intimate, robust evening of acoustic music and dance, a skilled hybrid of Americana folk arts and original songs.
A fine selection of jazz songs with style, reminiscent of the Ella Fitzgerald and Joe Pass duet albums... " A jazz singer who has a refined mellow sound evoking the greats such as Anita O'Day & Billie Holliday"
Two incredibly talented artists join forces... "[Sally's] enormous vocal range and stupendous control can relax or rouse at will - she coaxes her voice from that of a mild modern English rose to raw throated blues." + "Fans of the music of Ry Cooder and JJ Cale will definitely cherish this album"
"More poetry than conventional lyrics, StevieRay is a stunning example of the merits of laying the lines bare to the listener." Aural Jelly.. "Bright young, rising star the music has a spark, and freshness to it." Americana UK