Articles tagged folk

Kanaku y el Tigre: Quema, Quema, Quema

The Peruvian folk outlet release a more studied, atmospheric effort for their worldwide debut.

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Jenny Ritter - “Been So Kind” (audio) (premiere)

The young Canadian singer-songwriter knows a thing or two about a rustic life.

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Elephant Revival: Sands of Now

Haunting and joyous, this is everything good folk music should be.

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Low Lily - “The Girl’s Not Mine” (audio) (premiere)

You can't get much more traditional American folk than a song inspired by, erm, Rick Springfield.

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Honey Ryder - “Dignified” (audio) (premiere)

The rising UK country trio are reissuing their debut album in advance of the US release of their new record.

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The Grahams - “Gambling Girl” (video) (premiere)

According to Alyssa and Doug Graham, Delia's not gone. Not by a long shot.

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Bobby Long - “I’m Not Going Out Tonight” (video) (premiere)

The singer-songwriter's first video is a transatlantic collaboration that yields impressive results.

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Megan Burtt - “Real Thing” (audio) (premiere)

The Colorado singer-songwriter emulates her idols sublimely on this new track.

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The Waifs - “Black Dirt Track” (video) (premiere)

The sisters in the Waifs revisit their past in the video for their new song.

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Duncan Sheik - “Birmingham” (audio) (premiere)

Duncan Sheik returns with a vibrant new track from his eighth album.

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The White Buffalo - ‘Love & The Death of Damnation’ (album stream) (premiere)

Jake Smith returns with another masterful album of quintessential Americana.

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19 Aug 2015 // 1:00 PM

Stuart Mason: Tradition

Mason finds evolution in devolution with this 15-track package of folk classics.

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Thy Catafalque - “Alföldi Kozmosz” (audio) (premiere)

Tamás Kátai's latest composition approaches the concept of folk metal with his usual grace.

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Iris Dement: The Trackless Woods

Iris Dement’s The Trackless Woods sets Russian poet Anna Akhmatova’s poetry to music with excellent results.

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Various Artists: Buy This Fracking Album

As Buy This Fracking Album makes clear, a common cause can garner considerable attention if the right mix of artists are involved.

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Fairground Saints - ‘Fairground Saints’ (album stream) (premiere)

The LA trio create a beautiful pop/country hybrid on their charming new album.

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Chelsea Wolfe: The Abyss (take 2)

Chelsea Wolfe's latest throws her helplessly into the abyss, where she's buried under the sheer mass of her band's fearsome noise and her own paralyzed fatalism.

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14 Aug 2015 // 7:47 AM

The Cairo Gang: Goes Missing

Emmett Kelly's the Cairo Gang presents a musical diorama of the 1960s on Goes Missing.

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Bobby Long: Ode to Thinking

Bobby Long’s latest record was completely fan-funded in under four weeks, a testament to his devout following separate of his vampire swan song.

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Drunken Prayer - “Love Looks Like a Master” (audio) (premiere)

Wit, romanticism, weirdness: Drunken Prayer hits that sweet spot once again on this brand new track.

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Country Fried Rock: Drivin' N' Cryin' to Be Inducted into the Georgia Music Hall of Fame

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""If Drivin' N' Cryin' sounded as good in the '80s as we do now, we could have been as big as Cinderella." -- Kevn Kinney

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