The Deer

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Tempest & Rapture’ by The Deer

May 9, 2016 in News

This week’s Monday exclusive is once more an entire album, as Austin folk/dream-pop combo The Deer unveil their third full-length… Tags: , ,

Blair Dunlop

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Temper Your Smiling’ by Blair Dunlop

April 20, 2016 in News

Today, Songwriting is delighted to bring you the world premiere of this brand new video by UK singer-songwriter Blair Dunlop… Tags: , , ,

Kyle Craft

‘Dolls Of Highland’ by Kyle Craft (Album)

April 13, 2016 in Music Reviews

Another timeless release from Sub Pop, as Portland songwriter Kyle Craft brings uplifting melodies to this weirdly exciting break-up record… Tags: , , , , , ,

Nick Drummond

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Rivulet’ by Nick Drummond

April 8, 2016 in News

This week’s third exclusive comes from a Seattle artist who serves up alt-folk that’s traditional and contemporary all at once… Tags: , , ,

Lisa Redford

‘Another Place And Time’ by Lisa Redford (EP)

April 8, 2016 in Music Reviews

Latest release from this celebrated songwriter will have fans of folk, country and Americana full of the joys of spring… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Sinderins

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Fayre’ by Sinderins

April 6, 2016 in News

Our second exclusive of the week is an exclusive first listen to the new single by Dundee folk-rock outfit Sinderins… Tags: , ,

Amy Virginia

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Coney Island Xmas Day’ by Amy Virginia

March 28, 2016 in News

It’s Easter! So here, courtesy of New York artist Amy Virginia, comes a Monday exclusive that’s all about Christmas. Obviously.… Tags: , , , ,

Carys Calling

‘Seeing Red’ by Carys Calling (Single)

March 15, 2016 in Music Reviews

In the mood for a folk track that believes there’s more to the genre than just ripping off Laura Marling?… Tags: , , , , , ,

William Caleb Parker

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Words Won’t Do’ by William Caleb Parker

March 14, 2016 in News

A video exclusive for you today as LA folkie William Caleb Parker unveils the acoustic version of ‘Words Won’t Do’… Tags: , ,

Banta

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Hungry Heart’ by Banta

March 11, 2016 in News

Our third great exclusive for you this week is this delicate slice of acoustic indie-folk-pop from Los Angeles-based five-piece Banta… Tags: , , , , ,

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Interview: Tanita Tikaram

March 9, 2016 in Features, Interviews

With her ninth album imminent, we meet a songwriter who’s been quietly getting on with it for nearly 30 years… Tags: , , , ,

Alejandra Ribera

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Goodnight Persephone’ by Alejandra Ribera

March 4, 2016 in News

The Canadian singer-songwriter’s new single is out next Friday, but Songwriting readers can hear it first right here, right now!… Tags: , , ,

Dan Lipton

EXCLUSIVE! ‘Breathing In’ by Dan Lipton

February 9, 2016 in News

Our second exclusive of the week comes in the form of the new album from Washington, DC-based singer-songwriter Dan Lipton… Tags: , , , ,

Ben Hunter & Joe Seamons

EXCLUSIVE! ‘The North Wind And Sun’ by Ben Hunter & Joe Seamons

January 18, 2016 in News

Our Monday exclusive this week is a whole gosh-darned album – and a treat for fans of raw, rootsy Americana… Tags: , , , ,

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‘Palimpsest’ by Madame Česki (Album)

January 7, 2016 in Music Reviews

A folk collection rich in texture and individuality that will reward anyone brave enough to enter its creator’s unique world… Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

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‘Disarm:15’ by She Makes War (EP)

January 7, 2016 in Music Reviews

What better way to win a host of new fans than reimagining your own songs? None, based on this evidence!… Tags: , , , , ,

Sam Brockington

‘Follow’ by Sam Brockington (Single)

December 9, 2015 in Music Reviews

Fans of both indie and folk will find much to enjoy in this three minute track that’s brimming with warmth… Tags: , , , , , , ,

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‘October Gold’ by October Gold (EP)

November 29, 2015 in Music Reviews

The Canadian duo have successfully blended the poems of Archibald Lampman and Thomas Moore with their classical-tinged sparse folk arrangements… Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Rachael and Betty Unthank

The Unthanks announce new album, single and boxset

November 29, 2015 in News

British folk faves celebrate 10th anniversary by releasing a limited edition ‘memory box’ containing a CD, DVD, book and more… Tags: , , , ,

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‘NAZ/My Will’ by The Wharves (Single)

November 18, 2015 in Music Reviews

A double A-side which manages to bring together a plethora of different influences and still sound completely authentic and original… Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,