The Stray Birds 'Magic Fire' album cover

‘Magic Fire’ by The Stray Birds (Album)

August 21, 2016 in Music Reviews

The roots trio have brought in a producer, bolstered their sound and come up with another album of serious quality… Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Josh Haden

Interview: Spain’s Josh Haden

July 7, 2016 in Features, Interviews

Having made one of our favourite albums of the year so far, we caught up with Spain’s exceptional songwriting frontman… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Felice Brothers 'Life In The Dark' album cover

‘Life In The Dark’ by The Felice Brothers (Album)

June 28, 2016 in Music Reviews

Now over a decade into their career and these talented musicians are still offering up delicious helpings of loose alt-country… Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

Jim Evans 'Milk Teeth' album cover

‘Milk Teeth’ by Jim Evans (Album)

June 2, 2016 in Music Reviews

Though seemingly at odds with the modern world, these striking folk songs still manage to get their own message across… Tags: , , , , ,

The Desert Trip

Legendary line-up confirmed for Desert Trip

May 4, 2016 in Events, News

The Stones, Dylan, McCartney, Young, Waters and The Who set to play across one weekend festival in California this October… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Jonathan Jackson

Interview: Jonathan Jackson

April 29, 2016 in Features, Interviews

Ahead of the release of his band’s new EP, we talk all things music with the actor and Enation frontman… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Bob Dylan

Bob Dylan TV show in discussion

April 14, 2016 in News

Amazon are working together with Lionsgate TV and writer/director Josh Wakely on a new Bob Dylan themed drama series Just… Tags: , , , , ,

Justin Currie

Sodajerker presents… Justin Currie

March 23, 2016 in Features, Interviews

The podcasting duo speak with one of our previous interviewees, the Glaswegian singer-songwriter who fronted Del Amitri for 20 years… Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Maz O’Connor

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Emma’ by Maz O’Connor

March 10, 2016 in Drafts, News

We’re just too good to you, with our second exclusive of the week coming courtesy of an erudite folk songwriter… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

PF Sloan

PF Sloan dies in Los Angeles, aged 70

November 17, 2015 in News

The ‘Eve Of Destruction’ songwriter, who was himself immortalised in song by Jimmy Webb, died of pancreatic cancer on Sunday… Tags: , , , , , , ,

Promised Land Sound 'For Use And Delight' album cover

‘For Use And Delight’ by Promised Land Sound (Album)

October 6, 2015 in Music Reviews

Although this album of country-tinged rock wears its 60s influences on its psychedelic sleeves, it still makes for enjoyable listening… Tags: , , ,

Blitzen Trapper 'All Across This Land' album cover

‘All Across This Land’ by Blitzen Trapper (Album)

September 30, 2015 in Music Reviews

A whole album of radio-friendly country rock is the last thing that you might expect from these former eclectic experimentalists… Tags: , , , , , ,

Rayland Baxter 'Imaginary Man' album cover

‘Imaginary Man’ by Rayland Baxter (Album)

August 14, 2015 in Music Reviews

Rayland Baxter has returned with ‘Imaginary Man’, an album of way-out Americana with a dreamlike quality befitting of its title… Tags: , , , , , , ,

Kim Churchill

Interview: Kim Churchill

March 2, 2015 in Features, Interviews

Roaming Aussie folk-blues singer and songwriter Kim Churchill talks of non-stop touring, surfing, collaborating and plans for album number six… Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Grammy Museum

27 records added to Grammy Hall of Fame

December 17, 2014 in News

This year’s additions to the archive include records by Neil Young, Leonard Cohen, Otis Redding, Bob Dylan and many more… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

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Dylan announces album of Sinatra songs

December 10, 2014 in News

Bob Dylan’s next album ‘Shadows In The Night’ (due February) will see him ‘uncovering’ songs made famous by Frank Sinatra… Tags: , ,

How writing sessions may have gone down, if Bob Dylan had been able to convince The Beatles and Rolling Stones to write a record with him

Dylan wanted to make a record with The Beatles and Rolling Stones

November 9, 2014 in News

Producer Glyn Johns has declared that Bob Dylan sought to make a record together with The Beatles and Rolling Stones… Tags: , ,

Fingerstyle Folk Acoustic Guitar

In Session Audio releases Fingerstyle Folk Acoustic Guitar

October 31, 2014 in News

Nashville-based software creators develop a new folk acoustic guitar loop library with sounds ranging from 60s to modern neo-folk styles… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Roger McGuinn

Interview: Roger McGuinn (part one)

July 28, 2014 in Features, Interviews

The legendary guitarist-songwriter discusses his new album, his days in The Byrds and why he prefers writing with a partner… Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

David Gray

Interview: David Gray

July 17, 2014 in Features, Interviews

The White Ladder man explains his new approach to songwriting, taking inspiration from poetry, boredom and a child’s toy harp… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,