Tag: folk

Introducing Starseedz

Hertfordshire duo Starseedz Third of four artists who commented on this blog. I love getting genuine comments from real people, if only because there are always a hundred times more spam comments than genuine ones. Catrine commented on the “Unsigned

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One Man Boycott

Bristol based pop punk with an alt folk flip side One Man Boycott is actually just one man. Joe Brewer, a singer songwriter, multi instrumentalist from Bristol. What’s the connection? I first heard of this artist as a result of

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Julian Langer – a darker shade of folk

North Devon’s Julian Langer Folk with a bit of an edge. Not that Julian’s music is all sombre or moody but without a doubt there is depth to these tunes. Even on a track like “Penny” which has a rather

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Yazzy Chamberlain 3 Kisses

Album review I wrote about Yazzy Chamberlain previously, although not in much detail. I observed the interesting fact that here in North Devon we have at least two child prodigies (Kiera Osment being the other) both 14 year old girls,

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Scott Xander Linn – New official video release

Official video for “Six Feet Under The Bar” Scott Xander Linn, & The Broken Bottles, released this official video for their song “Six Feet Under The Bar” yesterday (12th November) I am strongly reminded of Bob Dylan, The Levellers, and

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Sound Of The Sirens – revisited

South West Music Awards nominations New album coming – “Long Way Down” 3 become 2 Sound of the Sirens began as a three piece featuring 3 girls, 2 guitars, and a stomp box. However this year, stop boxer Lisa had

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Johnny Sharp – blues/folk from S.W. England

Introducing Johnny Sharp a cut above the average blues As I began to start researching in earnest for this article I discovered a comment on Facebook that made me chuckle a bit.  Johnny Sharp had shared a link to my

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Jax – Top tip for the top

If there was any justice in the world…. Well we all know there isn’t, but nevertheless, this is a lady who the A&R people ought to be fighting over. Jackie Gibbins “Jax” is a phenomenal talent, who is just set right

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Kalandra Celtic/Norse folk/rock from Liverpool

Introducing Kalandra – six piece folk blending Nordic and Celtic influences Another of two bands that stood out from yesterdays edition of the tagged show on XRP radio. Kalandra is a six-piece folk/rock band based in Liverpool. With members from Norway,

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The Baghdaddies –

World/Ska Middle East/Geordie musical hummus/pease pudding. I heard The Baghdaddies on XRP radio‘s “tagged” show last night. Thought they would be worth checking out. They were. By the way, I get a fair amount of new music via XRP radio, if you

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