TOMBERLIN “AT WEDDINGS”

Tomberlin "At Weddings" Release date: 10 August 2018 Label: Saddle Creek Website: https://www.facebook.com/tomberlinsb/ Sarah Beth Tomberlin, for professional purposes just known by her surname, is an alternative/Indie singer/songwriter from Louisiana, USA. “At Weddings” is her debut long player and an impressive one at that.  It possesses a fragility and vulnerability that can have only been…

CERNUNNOS RISING “INSPIRATION”

Cernunnos Rising "Inspiration""Release date 1 July 2017Label: Independent"Website: http://www.cernunnosrising.com George Nicholas aka Cernunnos Rising is a Celtic, Pagan, Folk singer/songwriter from Liverpool, but if you go to his website and read his bio, he's so much more… too much for me to write here, suffice to say he's an all round good egg."Inspiration" is his…

SHANNON QUINN “WATCHMAKER”

Shannon Quinn "Watchmaker"Release date: 8 January 2019Label: Cowbell Music RecordsWebsite: http://www.shannonquinnmusic.com Shannon Quinn is a multi instrumentalist and contemporary Folk singer/songwriter from Halifax, Nova Scotia, who with "Watchmaker" presents her third full length studio long player.It's times like this that reminds me why I've been writing this blog for seven years and encourages me to…

NIGHTSONG “PEASANT’S REVOLT

Nightsong "The Peasant's Revolt"Release date: 21 December 2020Label: IndependentWebsite: http://www.nightsongmusic.com John Reed, Jo Beth Young and Ali Karim Esmaiil are Nightsong who are a Manchester based, three piece outfit that describe themselves as ambient electric/Folk.With much research they came up with this concept album based on medieval peasants and the desperate hardships they had to…

LISA THERIOT “THE KEYS OF CANTERBURY”

Lisa Theriot "The Keys of Canterbury"Release date: 30 March 2009label: Raven Boy MusicWebsite: http://www.lisatheriot.com Lisa Theriot is a Folk singer/songwriter from San Antonio, TX, USA who's albums music generally consists of work from the British Isles and superbly self penned contemporary compositions."The Keys of Canterbury" is a prime example of her talent, in which she…

A NEW YEARS MESSAGE

A New Years MessageA Happy and healthy new year to you, dear readers of this humble blog.Expect like me, you're all glad to see the back of 2020, so let's think positively and hopefully, come the Spring time at least, we will see an upturn in fortunes.In the mean time, I will endeavour to continue…

MAGIC LANTERN “TO THE ISLANDS”

The Magic Lantern "To the Islands" Release date: 2 November 2018 Label: Hectic Eclectic Records Website: http://www.themagiclantern.co.uk The Magic Lantern is the moniker for Australian born, London based Indie/Folk singer/songwriter Jamie Doe. This is the third full length release from Jamie and probably his most adventurous yet.  Whereas the previous two, as excellent as they…