Folk

Viagogo fails to overhaul business practices

The secondary ticketing website Viagogo has failed to meet the deadline of implementing substantial changes to its practices required by a court order served in November 2018, according to Fanfair Alliance.

Playlist: In the Round

Ahead of the Roundhouse’s fourth edition of intimate gigs performed In the Round the organisers have compiled a playlist of top picks from the featured artists…

Interview: Shirley Collins

'I've been very touched by the warmth of the audiences... but generally speaking, that was always the case.' Shirley Collins speaks to M-Magazine ahead of her Roundhouse show about performance, the enduring allure of traditional music and a whole lot more...

Interview: Sybil Bell, Independent Venue Week

'Nobody would be playing festivals or arenas without the work that goes in to these new bands' - IVW founder, Sybil Bell, chats to us about the importance of grassroots venues ahead of this year's event...

Featured artist: Lewis Capaldi

Nearly 250 million plays, four sold-out headline tours - the last year and a bit has been pretty staggering for 22 year-old Lewis Capaldi. Get to know his brooding, powerhouse sound here...

Featured Artist: Michael Clark

Falmouth talent Michael Clark is a singer-songwriter whose folk sound is a masterclass in the power of simplicity. Inspired by the acoustics of Nick Drake, his debut EP lands next year and promises to be special...

30 seconds interview: Hollow Hand

Hollow Hand is the DIY project of Brighton based musician Max Kinghorn-Mills, whose folky, avant garde sound is brimming with whimsy and intrigue. Get the lowdown on his vision here...

Interview: Novo Amor

Cardiff acoustic ace Ali Lacey, aka Novo Amor, on the making of his debut LP Birthplace, and why he’s teaming up with environmental charities to limit the impact of his upcoming tour…