Folkroom’s 2017: A Musical Round-Up!

Anthology 2017

December being December, our Twitter timeline is filled with Best of 2017 lists – websites doing their best to serve the past year’s music up to us in easily digestible listicles. And hey, that’s great. In fact, one of the reasons we don’t tend to do a round-up of our favourite albums for the year is that we rely so heavily on these lists to introduce us... Read More

Folkroom and Gender

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Phew. Look at that title. Heavy stuff, right out of the gate. But here’s the thing: a couple of years ago a friend of ours asked about what the gender split was like amongst acts playing Folkroom gigs. Immediately, we were curious too. We wanted to create an environment where women are given just as much opportunity and representation as men – hell, it’s even... Read More

Gig News: A Night at the Museum and THEN! That’s What We Called Christmas

Night at the Museum

The year is slowly drawing to a close, and before we start taking stock of what a terrific year it’s been, Folkroom has time for a few more special nights out! With that in mind, we’d like to announce two very different gigs happening across the south of the UK in November and December. First up, on November 18th we have our very first event in a new series, Night at... Read More

Happy release day Anjana Vasan!

Out october 06

Anjana Vasan’s debut EP, ‘Too Dark for Country’, is out today on Folkroom Records! The record, our first release in three years, captures one of the most unique voices in folk music today. We think you’ll love it. You can find ‘Too Dark for Country’ in all the usual places, including our Bandcamp page. It’s a small glimpse at the immense... Read More

THEN! That’s What We Called Music 50

Now 50

London’s original Now compilation covers night returns once again with our biggest, silliest, most triumphant gig yet! If you’ve missed our previous nights, here’s the rub: we are going to try and cover as much of the classic album Now 50 as we possibly can in one evening! You can get your tickets here now. One of the series’ greatest albums, Now 50 came... Read More