The new Spiro album Welcome Joy and Welcome Sorrow will be released on Real World Records on Monday 13 April.
Recorded at Real World Studios, Jane Harbour (violin/viola), Jon Hunt (acoustic guitar/cello), Alex Vann (mandolin) and Jason Sparkes (piano accordion/piano) continue to break through the boundaries of their instruments … more
We’re very honoured to be taking part in the centenary celebration of Bob Copper’s life and work at Cecil Sharp House in London on 24th January. The event is already sold out, but those lucky enough to have secured tickets will see a fabulous array of performers from the world … more
We’ll be appearing with a singer for the first time ever at the QEH this Friday. It’s Mojmir Novakovic of Croatian alternative rock band Kries, as part of the Bridges Festival to celebrate 35 years of fRoots magazine. Also appearing:
- Eliza Carthy meets Greek lafta player and singer Martha … more
October 28th sees the release of The Vapourer , a new mini album featuring Moog synthesiser arrangements by Adrian Utley of Portishead together with a new studio track and three live tracks recorded at WOMAD festival. More details soon.
Thanks to all at the Wild Mint Festival in Russia last weekend, excellent stuff. And thanks also to the Nest Collective for a great night on Saturday in London. Next stop Croatia.… more