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Album | Luke Sital-Singh – The Fire Inside

Emerging in 2012 as BBC 6 Music presenter Steve Lamacq’s ‘One to Watch’, Luke Sital-Singh has been quietly building towards The Fire Inside, his debut album, which follows a string of EP’s released in the interim 18 months since his appearance on the...

For Folk's Sake | Joe Sweeting

The Cellardyke Recording and Wassailing Society review James Yorkston in reflective mood

Before building a fine body of work as a solo artist, Scottish folk singer-songwriter James Yorkston came to prominence as a member of the Fence Collective.

Phil Mongredien | The Guardian

Album | Ivan Campo – Fantastic Blue

Fresh from an appearance at this weekend’s Green Man Festival, Ivan Campo continue the celebration of their tenth year with their ninth album release Fantastic Blue.

Danny Brothers | For Folk's Sake

The Sound of Jay & Kai review Mark Nightingale and Alistair White are the technical equals of the 50s masters

This pair of top British trombonists are too young to have heard the original virtuoso duo of JJ Johnson and Kai Winding live, but not only have they got the sound off to a tee, they are technically the equal of the 50s masters.

Dave Gelly | The Guardian

Album | James Yorkston – The Cellardyke Recording and Wassailing Society

James Yorkston’s eighth album is a delicately beautiful affair, much in the vein of his earlier offerings.

For Folk's Sake | Sarah Sharp

The best country music albums of 2014

Martin Chilton picks the best country music albums of 2014.

Martin Chilton | The Telegraph

Catherine MacLellan, The Raven's Sun, album review

Canadian Catherine MacLellan's album The Raven's Sun is full of fine melodies and impressive songwriting

Martin Chilton | The Telegraph

CD Review: Neil Cowley Trio - Touch and Flee

What do you do when, like Neil Cowley, you’ve created an exciting new sound and cornered the market in radio- and audience-friendly, chords-by-the-dozen, riff-friendly pop jazz?

LondonJazz | Rob Mallows

James Yorkston – The Cellardyke Recording And Wassailing Society

James Yorkston has developed many traits in his long career, which spans over a decade.

Max Raymond | Music OMH

Magos & Limon Dawn

She is Magos Herrera, arguably the finest contemporary jazz singer to emerge from Mexico, a heady blend of Cassandra Wilson and Diana Krall.

Christopher Loudon | Jazz Times