Posts Tagged ‘Folk’
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Dez Allenby - We Sail Our Castles

Dez Allenby – We Sail Our Castles

by Nick Boldockon 22nd November 2019
2-track CD single [...]

Pavey Ark - Leaf By Leaf

Pavey Ark – Leaf By Leaf

by Nick Boldockon 16th November 2019
Initially a two track promo release (with the title track and "Breaking Out"), Leaf By Leaf received a full release a few months later, expanded out to a full 5-track EP [...]

Pavey Ark

Artist: Pavey Ark

by Nick Boldockon 6th November 2019
Pavey Ark are an alternative acoustic band from Hull. Atmospheric vocals and violins glide over fingerpicked guitar, melodic bass and complex percussion. The result is a lush folk-inspired sound that has established the band as one of the must see acts in the region.

Diggory Venn

News: Diggory Venn reunion shows!

by Nick Boldockon 20th January 2019
The original acoustic line-up of Beverley band Diggory Venn (Martin Peirson, Peter Robinson and Robin Peirson) have agreed to get together again to play at two forthcoming events.  The request has come from The Processed Pea club based at Etton near Beverley, where they regularly performed throughout the seventies. The venue is about to celebrate its 50th […]

Diggory Venn

Artist: Diggory Venn

by Nick Boldockon 19th January 2019
Diggory Venn started out as a Beverley sixth-form band performing covers but quickly became a duo comprising Martin Peirson (song writer, vocals, guitars) and Peter Robinson (bass) mainly performing their own material.  They were joined by Robin Peirson for early recording projects at Fairview Studios in 1974 [...]

Jack Parker – Wild EP

by Nick Boldockon 23rd March 2018
Four track EP from talented young Brid-born singer/songwriter. [...]

Artist: Jack Parker

by Nick Boldockon 11th January 2018
Jack began performing in 2012, playing at small, local open mics in and around his hometown of Bridlington. Drawing from his own experiences of life and love, Jack recorded his first album ‘Love Like Her’ in 2015 whilst at school. [...]

Bright Phoebus

News: Bright Phoebus – the long awaited reissue

by Nick Boldockon 31st May 2017
  Lal And Mike Waterson’s legendary 1972 album “Bright Phoebus” – long acknowledged as a vital release in the British folk rock timeline – has remained deleted for many, many years as a result of complicated legal wranglings over the rights to the material. We shan’t dwell on the gory details (suffice to say the […]

Fog (Hull band)

Artist: Fog

by Nick Boldockon 16th December 2016
Fog were formed from the ashes of folk dabblers ‘The Boys from County Hell’ comprising the tin whistle, accordion, vocals and acoustic guitar of Neil Tallentire, Steve Porter, Grant Davison and Kevin Riches respectively [...]

Shiznitz - Boathouse Masters

Shiznitz – Boathouse Masters

by Nick Boldockon 8th December 2016
Debut 10-track album from Shiznitz [...]