Since Mancunian duo Son of William burst onto the scene, they’ve been wooing audiences with their stock-in-trade slow burners. Though the band is in its infancy, each member has had an illustrious career, previous. Here’s three things you didn’t know about Ben and Hayley Williams. Ben’s previous musical life saw him sharing stages with the… Read More Three things you didn’t know about Son of William
With male and female vocalists intertwined in haunting melodies, Son of William deliver acoustic brilliance within a folk framework. It’s the twinges of soul that bleed though in tracks like ‘Colour of Love’ that really set this duo apart. Elements of Cattle & Cane matched with flecks of Iron & Wine create a rough landscape for… Read More Manchester duo Son of William are bringing some new soul to a traditional sound.
From the U.K to Japan; harpist and vocalist Julia Mascetti has given a hint of what’s to be expected from her upcoming E.P. In Distance, Everything Is Poetry. The track ‘In Bloom’ gives us a taste of what’s in store in Julia’s upcoming E.P. in the form of a dark, fantastical soundscape. ‘In Bloom’ presents us… Read More The sakura are ‘In Bloom’ with Julia Mascetti’s new E.P.
A Light From The Other Side is Lisa Richards’ new album set for release on 21st April, and the Australian singer-songwriter has formed the new record from a base of folk and jazz that create an almost unheard of sound for modern audiences. Lisa suffered during her childhood, with a difficult upbringing that included her… Read More Lisa Richards blends folk and jazz in new album
Irish celtic-rock violinist, Joe O’Donnell, and his band Shkayla are reissuing their classic album, Gaodhal’s Vision, in celebration of its 40th anniversary. As someone who has strong Irish roots, going back in lineage to the people who originally brought St. Patrick to Ireland, Joe feels strongly about the heritage of his country and this is an… Read More Joe O’Donnell’s Shkayla Reissue ‘Gaodhal’s Vision’
Richard Rhys O’Brien’s debut album is now made available online for all music lovers worldwide. “I Know A Little Place” is an album full of inspirational songs, fun lyrics and great musical arrangement that audiences around the world would surely love to include in their playlist. Listen to the album here: http://richardrhysobrien.com/albums/iknowalittleplace/ Richard Rhys O’Brien… Read More Richard Rhys O’Brien’s Debut Album Made Available Online for All Music Lovers Worldwide
Having only started gigging in May last year, folk singer-songwriter Kelly Oliver has made quite an impact. Within months of starting she found herself invited to open Folkstock Festival before, incredibly, bagging herself a spot at the prestigious Cambridge Folk Festival. It marks a mighty rise for someone who has been on the circuit for… Read More Interview: Kelly Oliver