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Jimmy and Sid announce ’10 years of playing together’ tour

After 10 years on the folk scene Jimmy Aldridge & Sid Goldsmith will embark on an anniversary tour of some of their favourite small venues this autumn. To celebrate a […]

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Scottish Tours

Some of our great Scottish artists have tour plans for 2023… The amazing alt-folk singer/songwriter and guitarist Alasdair Roberts has a brand new album out next Spring on Drag City with some solo […]

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Mama’s Broke UK Tour

We’re looking forward to Mama’s Broke coming to the UK in June to tour their new album Narrow Line. Head over to their website for full gig list and ticket […]

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Martin Simpson New Album & Tour Announced

Martin is planning a new solo album for release next March, following on from his lockdown album ‘Home Recordings’ released last year, and 2019’s ‘Rooted’. Always prolific, and never one to […]

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Eliza Carthy New Release & Tour

March 2022 marks the 30th career anniversary of outstanding English folk musician and President of the EFDSS, Eliza Carthy MBE. To mark this significant milestone, this Spring sees the first of her […]

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Sam Sweeney Solo Shows

Fresh from some hugely successful solo shows, Sam Sweeney is keen to take on some more one-man shows in beautiful, acoustic spaces which allow for a very special immersive musical […]

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The Spooky Men return to the UK

We’re delighted that The Spooky Men’s Chorale are heading back to the UK this summer. Lots of chances to see them in July and August. Mark the calendar and book […]

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Farewell to Norma Waterson

It is with heartfelt sadness that ABM shares the news of the loss of a mighty oak of the English folk scene, one of its greatest singers and a wonderful […]

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Festive Wishes and Winter Tours

The team at Alan Bearman Music would like to wish you a very Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year, and to offer heartfelt thanks to all the artists, venues, […]

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Folk Weekend: Unity in Song

Alan Bearman Music will team up with Kings Place once again for a weekend festival celebrating voices from the folk tradition and the joy of community singing on 12-13th March 2022. We’re thrilled […]

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EFDSS welcomes Eliza Carthy as President

Congratulations to Eliza Carthy MBE who has agreed to become the next President of the English Folk Dance and Song Society. Eliza takes over the honorary post from Shirley Collins […]

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Ye Vagabonds Big Winners At RTÉ Radio 1 Folk Awards

Huge congratulations to Ye Vagabonds who won Best Folk Group and Traditional Folk Track awards – the latter for their take on the much-loved folk standard I’m a Rover. The memorable […]

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