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BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards
Gongs, gaffes and don’t mention the Academy: A report on the folk world’s Oscars
Acoustic MagazineApril 2010
The Guardian Hay Festival
Some ace gigs, with quite a nice literature festival attached
Acoustic MagazineAugust 2010
Moseley Folk Festival
The Moseley Folk Festival is something of a late arrival on a crowded circuit, but shows every indication of being here to stay.
Acoustic MagazineOctober 2009
The Montreal Jazz Festival
To aficionados it’s simply the Jazzfest - the boldest, biggest and arguably best urban music festival on the planet.
Acoustic MagazineSeptember 2010
The Cambridge Folk Festival 2010
Creators, not curators, but still recognisably folky
Acoustic MagazineNovember 2010
The Montreal Guitar Show 2010
There are no factory clones here, just some of the warmest sounding and most beautiful instruments on the planet.
Fairport’s CropredyConvention 2010
Despite its size, the single stage, eclectic line-up and one-bar-serves-all formula makes Cropredy the great leveller.
Acoustic MagazineDecember 2010
Shrewsbury FolkFestival 2010
A cautious, but well judged line-up confirms Shrewsbury as the all round crowd pleaser.
White Men Play The Blues
You might not think of Bude as having much in common with Nashville, say, or Memphis, but if you're looking to up your game as a guitarist, Cornwall's a whole lot nearer than Tennessee.
A Report on the 2011 BBC Folk Awards.
Acoustic MagazineApril 2011
The Belfast Nashville Songwriters Convention
Whether you’re starting out, already established, or you just want to enjoy the music, the Belfast Songwriters Festival and Convention has something to offer.
Acoustic MagazineMay 2011