Hot on the heels of the release of their first CD, In Two Minds, in 2014, these two masters of traditional singing are back, in fine form. Dis(...)

When you’ve forged such a great reputation on the back of your live performances, it makes sense to try to capture that elusive zeitgeist in f(...)

The release of this seminal album 23 years ago changed the traditional music landscape dramatically – and with the kind of chutzpah not previo(...)

There’s an unfettered quality to the music of Breaking Trad that would surely appeal to Walter White’s wayward sensibilities, so this recently(...)

Now here’s a revelatory collection. Michelle Burke takes leave of her role as lead singer with Cherish The Ladies and makes her considerab(...)

Songs from the Donegal and Scots Gaelic tradition belong to a rich store: many preoccupied with the vagaries of love lost, squandered or unrequited(...)

Manchester’s traditional music scene is a vibrant melting pot. Colin Farrell, an award-winning fiddle and whistle player, adds further to the c(...)

The healthy state of our ballad and folk tradition is underscored weekly in club gatherings such as An Góilín and the Clé Club. Fergus Russell is a re(...)

There’s a quality to the pairing of fiddle and concertina that goes to the heart of traditional music: both are characterised by a lightness o(...)

This American foursome cocks some mighty keen ears in the direction of American old-time music, and this latest collection sees them in the finest (...)