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Features

Journalism bbc2folk.pdf

BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards


Gongs, gaffes and don’t mention the Academy: A report on the folk world’s Oscars

Acoustic  Magazine
April 2010




The Guardian Hay Festival


Some ace gigs, with quite a nice literature festival attached

Acoustic  Magazine
August 2010




Guardian Hay Festival.pdf

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  Magazine
October 2009




Moseley Folk Festival.pdf

The Montreal Jazz Festival


To aficionados it’s simply the Jazzfest - the boldest, biggest and arguably best urban music festival on the planet.

Acoustic  Magazine
September 2010




Montreal Jazz Festival.pdf Cambridge 2010.pdf

The  Cambridge Folk  Festival 2010


Creators, not curators, but still recognisably folky

Acoustic  Magazine
November 2010




Montreal Guitar Show 2010.pdf

The Montreal
Guitar Show 2010


There are no factory clones here, just some of the warmest sounding and most beautiful instruments on the planet.

Acoustic  Magazine
September 2010




Fairport’s Cropredy
Convention 2010


Despite its size, the single stage, eclectic line-up and one-bar-serves-all  formula makes Cropredy the great leveller.

Acoustic  Magazine
December 2010




Cropredy 2010.pdf

Shrewsbury Folk
Festival 2010


A cautious, but well judged line-up confirms Shrewsbury as the all round crowd pleaser.

Acoustic  Magazine
December 2010




Shrewsbury 2010.pdf Guitar Retreats.pdf

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.

Acoustic  Magazine
November 2010




BBC Folk Awards 2011.pdf

BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards


A Report on the 2011 BBC Folk Awards.

Acoustic  Magazine
April 2011




Belfast Nashville Festival.pdf

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  Magazine
May 2011