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Eliza Carthy & The Restitution

Describing herself simply as a “modern English musician”, Eliza Carthy is one of the one of the most recognisable faces of the English folk revival and one of the most […]


Donald WG Lindsay & Alasdair Roberts

We are booking now for an exciting new tour with two outstanding Scottish musicians, Donald WG Lindsay & Alasdair Roberts.  Donald and Alasdair will present a programme featuring a rich variety […]


New Martin Simpson album ‘Skydancers’

Martin Simpson is not a man to sit still for very long. Undoubtedly one of the hardest-touring musicians on the UK folk/roots circuit, his new album Skydancers (out 12 April) […]


Who We Are

Alan Bearman Music is a leading UK music agency and events company, formed in 2004, representing some of the foremost artists on the folk, roots and acoustic music scene. The agency represents a diverse range of UK and international touring artists from across a spectrum from grass roots traditional to pioneering new sounds, from establish folk icons to rising talent.

ABM is also responsible for the artistic programming and marketing of The Sidmouth Folk Festival, now in its 70th year, and is an Artistic Associate of Kings Place in London. The team has over 40 years’ experience of programming events and festivals including Sidmouth International Festival, Towersey Festival, Folk in the Fall at the South Bank Centre and the Ards International Guitar Festival. Read the full story here.