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Sam Sweeney Solo Tour Announced

We’re excited to announce we’re now booking some more solo dates for Sam Sweeney following the huge demand for his solo tour last year. Sam is a veteran of the […]


Chris Smither New Tour

Honing his synthesis of folk and blues for over 50 years, Chris Smither is a profound songwriter and captivating performer, Smither mesmerises listeners with his guitar playing – melding the styles of […]


Mama’s Broke return to UK

We’re delighted that the brilliant Mama’s Broke return to these shores next Spring (May 22 -Jun 8) with their dark, fiery folk-without-borders sound. With their close harmony duets, commanding vocals, […]


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.