The BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards is returning in 2017 with singer songwriter Al Stewart due to be honoured with a lifetime achievement award.
The Unthanks, The Young’uns, Sam Lee and Joan Armatrading are among the UK acts to be honoured at the 2016 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards.
Eliza Carthy, Sam Lee and Rosie Hood are among the nominees for the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2016.
Mica Levi, Sam Lee and Peter Edwards are among the composers and songwriters commissioned for the New Music Biennial 2017.
The Nest Collective is partnering with music charity Help Musicians UK to help folk music artists make the next step in their careers with a series of live events.
The pioneering folk musician talks us through the songs that have shaped his life.
Welcome to M’s annual Mercury Music Prize Guide to predicting the winning album.