KAIA KATER “NINE PIN”

Kaia Kater "Nine Pin" Release date: 2 September 2016 Label: Mavens Music Website: http://www.kaiakater.com   Kaia Kater is a 23 year old Afro American from Quebec Canada, who with her sophomore release, "Nine Pin", has made a powerfully emotive album. Whilst drawing on her own love of traditional music, it's largely based on her experiences…

JAMES ELKINGTON “WINTRE’S WOMA”

James Elkington "Winters Woma Release date: 30 June 2017 Label: Paradise of Bachelors Website: N.A   James Elkington is an English born, Chicago based Contemporary Folk singer/songwriter and "Wintre's Woma" is his debut full length recording. Elkington himself isn't particularly happy pigeonholing himself as a Folk singer, but when you listen to this album, there…

KRONOS QUARTET “FOLK SONGS”

Kronos Quartet "Folk Songs" Release date: 9 June 2017 Label: Nonesuch Website: http://www.kronosquartet.org   Kronos Quartet are a musical ensemble featureing David Harrington (violin), John Sherba (violin), Hank Dutt (viola), and Sunny Yang (cello). They have been performing for over 40 years and are renowned for their continuous musical explorations. They have collaborated on many…

AUDRA KUBAT “MENDED VESSEL”

Audra Kubat "Mended Vessel" Release date: 7 October 2016 Label: Remedy Records Website: http://www.audrakubatmusic.com   Audra Kubat is an Indie/Folk singer/songwriter from Detroit. It has been about ten years since her last release, having been concentrating her efforts in teaching songwriting to a variety of ages in local workshops. "Mended Vessel" is an album that…

REUBEN HOLLEBON “TERMINAL NOSTALGIA”

Reuben Hollebon "Terminal Nostalgia" Release date: 20 May 2016 Label: Bright Antenna Records Website: http://www.reubenhollebon.com   Reuben Hollebon is an Indie/Rock singer/songwriter from Norfolk U.K. Before striking out on his own, Reuben was a music engineer, behind the works of the likes of Courtney Barnet and Basement Jaxx amongst others. "Terminal Nostalgia" is his debut…