The Forge

The Forge


Nominated in the 2009 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards, Faustus are three of the leading lights of their generation: Benji Kirkpatrick (Seth Lakeman Band, Bellowhead), Saul Rose (Waterson: Carthy, Whapweazel) and Paul Sartin (Bellowhead, Belshazzar’s Feast).

Matthew Read Trio

Formed in 2015, the Matthew Read Trio brings together three like-minded approaches for music making, creating an exciting new performance every time they play. Drawing influence from the bands of Pat Metheny, John

Ferio Saxophone Quartet

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Chris Difford & Boo Hewerdine

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Sarah Munro

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Kathryn Williams

Folk singer-songwriter Kathryn Williams is best-known for her rich and honest writing. Taking inspiration from the greats including Nick Drake and Joni Mitchell, Kathryn has created a reputation to be proud of. She has moved from one project to the next after the success of her Mercury Prize nominated Little Black Numbers LP. 

Ben Waters

Damien O'Kane

Damien O’Kane is a Northern Irish musician of many talents. Having teamed up most recently for his album Areas with master musicians - guitarist Steven Byrnes (Treacherous Orchestra/Kate Rusby), percussionist Cormac Byrne (Seth Lakeman Band), Steven Iveson (Kate Rusby/Damien O’Kane Band) and Anthony Davis (Irish Celtic).

BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2016 nominee for Best Album

Sam Baker

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Stick in the Wheel

East London five-piece folk band Stick In The Wheel are headed by singer Nicola Kearey, and guitarist/producer Ian Carter. Their debut From Here (2015) was crowned fRoots magazine and MOJO Folk's Album of the Year, and they have also received four BBC Folk Award nominations since their inception in 2013. 

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