Album Review: Mount Song – Mount Song

Mount Song is the new and exciting venture from the multi-talented band lead by Swedish singer-songwriter Jacob Johansson. You may very well know him as the man behind the immensely critically acclaimed album born from his previous musical project, Det Stora Monstret which was promptly crowned the Swedish album of the year upon its release back in 2014.

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Lisa Hannigan, Martin Simpson and more among new names announced for Cambridge Folk Festival 2017

Cambridge Folk Festival is delighted to reveal exciting new additions to this year’s bill, including Lisa Hannigan and Martin Simpson. They join a line-up that brings together up and coming artists and established folk legends in the grounds of Cherry Hinton Hall.

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Martha Tilston announces New Album/Video & UK Tour

Enchanting songstress Martha Tilston has announced details of her new album NOMAD released via Squiggly Records on May 12th. Martha’s seventh album to date, NOMAD will be preceded by the double A-side single ‘Nomad Blood’/‘Little Arrow’ with UK live dates to follow throughout late April, May and June with a headline date at London’s King’s Place on May 18th.

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Introducing: William Curry

William Curry has been steadily making a name for himself on the folk circuit over the last few years, either as a wandering solo artist or as part of a larger band. His recent relocation from his home in Cornwall to the Berkshire area has brought him into the spotlight of dozens of new venues and brought him new faces to impress with his music.

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Introducing: Otis Gibbs

Otis Gibbs has his talented hands spread wide and can easily be classified as a singer, songwriter, storyteller, painter and photographer. He runs a regular podcast called Thanks for Giving a Damn as well as hosting the widely popular Country Built on Pandora which finds its way to more than two million subscribers across the globe. He has been described in the past as “the best unknown songwriter in music today” but he remains fairly adamant that he is simply a folk singer.

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Introducing: Midnight Moon Theater

We first discovered Midnight Moon Theater (yes, in this instance it is spelled correctly) many moons ago in the hot summer heat of a Battle of the Bands in a strange underground arts and music venue called Super Deluxe. Existing underneath the hustle and bustle of the trendy Roppongi streets in Japan, Super Deluxe hosts some the trendiest and most obscure acts in the land and that Battle of the Bands was no exception.

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