Tag Archives: folk


Hexvessel set to release All Tree

British/Finnish sensation Hexvessel know a thing or two about psychedelic and highly evocative folk rock. The ensemble’s fourth effort entitled All Tree delves even further into the mysteries of nature and its many melancholy shades and nuances, and the record’s restlessly inventive spirit is truly invigorating. The overall effect of listening to this eclectic and emotional endeavor is downright haunting, ...

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Blackmores Night Winter Carols

Blackmore’s Night – Winter Carols

The folk rock outfit Blackmore’s Night, which is spearheaded by the talented Candice Night and the living legend that is Ritchie Blackmore (Deep Purple, Rainbow), has been quite prolific and productive ever since its inception back in 1997. Countless albums and releases have seen the light of day since then, but the actual quality of the music has wavered a ...

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Lauren Hoffman and The Secret Storm – Family Ghost

‘Family Ghost’ is the debut release of Lauren Hoffman and The Secret Storm, it plays as an atmospheric stream touching upon the styling of indie, rock, blues, folk and more as it flows seamlessly through its playlist, each song as endearing and harmonious as the next; all with a much beauty as it has darkness through its stories it tells, ...

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The Old Silent stream new track, ‘Ill Wind’

Liverpool newbies The Old Silent are streaming their new track Ill Wind ahead of the release of their digital double a-side. The band have only been together since February this year but have already scored support slots with fellow folk folks Apologies, I Have None and My First Tooth. Guitarist Ste Foreshaw explains the meaning behind song: “It’s a song ...

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Yard Of Blondes Release New Single!

We’ve got some folk-rock for you today, in the form of Yard Of Blondes’ new track Murderology – the first single from their forthcoming EP of the same name. The EP itself is due to be released on the 26th March 2013, but the single is streaming now over on their official Facebook page. All you have to do is give ...

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Smokey Bastard Unleash New Music Video

Reading folk-punk troupe Smokey Bastard has just released the killer music video for latest single Aspirations, I Have Some. The track is taken from their album Tales From The Wasteland, released through Bomber Music. The clip features 16 film references, so for those of you with a keen eye, keep a lookout and once you think you’ve got them all ...

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Arbouretum Unleash Music Video

Arbouretum have just unveiled the new music video for Coming Out of the Fog. Check it out below! The quartet are heading out on a massive Euro tour this month! The UK and Ireland dates are as follows. FEBRUARY 2013 20 – The Prince Albert, BRIGHTON 21 – Corsica Studios, LONDON 23 -De Barra’s, CLONAKILTY 24 – Whelans, DUBLIN 25 – Crane Lane ...

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Harry George Johns EP Review

2013 is set to be a big year for Harry George Johns, the former bassist and backing singer of the West Yorkshire rock outfit Dinosaur Pile-Up. Having left Dinosaur Pile-Up in November of last year to concentrate on writing and recording his own solo project, Johns is set to release his debut EP “Post-breakdown Blues” on February 7th. Stylistically Johns ...

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Tim Barry Promotional Picture


Former Avail frontman Tim Barry has signed to Xtra Mile Recordings and will be releasing his brand new album with them later this year. His new record, 40 Miller, is due to be released on November 5th in the UK and Europe. Tim commented: “If this record is uplifting compared to my old ones it’s because I feel stronger from ...

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