Martin and Eliza Carthy to headline Brighton and Hove Folk Festival 2022

Photo: David Kilpatrick If you haven’t got your tickets yet for Brighton and Hove Folk Festival now might be the time! We’re excited to announce that Martin and Eliza Carthy, each an icon of English folk music in their own right, will headline this year’s festival, which will take place at the beach-front venue Patterns, in Brighton on September 10th 2022. The father... Read More

Announcing Brighton & Hove Folk Festival 2022!

Brighton’s very own folk festival returns for its second year! After a sell-out debut last summer despite lockdown worries, Brighton and Hove Folk Festival will officially return on September 10th 2022.  Bigger and better in new host venue Patterns, this brilliant one-day event is a welcome addition to the Brighton scene, run by established local promoters Folkroom. Renowned... Read More

Introducing Folkroom Matinées at Green Note

After two years of sporadic gigging, Folkroom are excited to be returning to live music again this March. As well as the return of our regular events in London and Brighton, we’re excited to be launching a new series of gigs at one of the capital’s most renowned folk venues: Green Note! Folkroom Matinées at Green Note will see some of the most exciting talents... Read More

The new Ben Walker and Kirsty Merryn EP is out now!

Ben Walker and Kirsty Merryn have released their long-awaited Life and the Land EP. And we mean long-awaited. Two long years ago, old friends Ben Walker and Kirsty Merryn met up for a beer after a gig, and the conversation strayed to the traditional folk songs that celebrate our connection to the earth. As both had been working on solo material for a while, they... Read More

Happy Release Day Ringlefinch!

Ringlefinch release their debut album, Tall Tales, on Folkroom Records today. The album is the culmination of years of songwriting, gigging and recording. Produced entirely by the band’s lead singer, Andy Logan, the album is an accomplished and richly textured record that is as daring as it is irrepressibly fun. Reviews have been overwhelmingly positive, with Folk... Read More