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Legends on Tour

ABM is privileged to work with some national treasures – quite literally – who have contributed immeasurably to the folk scene in the UK and Ireland. Martin Carthy MBE is […]

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Festive Wishes

ABM would like to wish you all a very Merry Christmas and a happy and healthy New Year! It’s been great to work with so many wonderful artists, promoters, venues […]

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ABM welcomes Adam Beattie

ABM is excited to be working with Scottish singer/songwriter and guitarist Adam Beattie. Adam is a celebrated artist of the London scene and has toured widely in the UK and […]

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Mikey Kenney Joins ABM

ABM is delighted to announce a new working partnership with traditional fiddler/singer/songwriter/composer from England’s North-West and Ireland Mikey Kenney. Mikey is an original. A passionate and well-respected advocate for traditional music – […]

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Heal & Harrow Win Award

Congratulations to BBC Alba Scots Trad Awards ‘Composer of the Year’ (sponsored by PRS for Music) joint Award Winners Rachel Newton and Lauren MacColl for their incredible Heal & Harrow […]

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Calling all Festivals!

ABM are looking forward to some exciting festival line-ups in 2023 and we have some amazing artists to bring your stages to life! Choose from a great range of acts including […]

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Owen Spafford and Louis Campbell

ABM are delighted to be working with extraordinary new duo, Owen Spafford and Louis Campbell whose progressive musical vision and mastery already mark them out as a stand-out pairing. First […]

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ABM at English Folk EXPO

The ABM team are excited to be heading to EfEx in Manchester this week, to make and renew connections with friends and delegates and to share future plans for the […]

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The Brothers Gillespie

ABM are pleased to be working with the talented Northumbrian sibling duo Brothers Gillespie on their Spring 2023 album tour of latest release The Merciful Road. With a captivating sound […]

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Spring 2023 Tours – Update

Lots of solid options for some great Spring 2023 bookings available on the ABM roster, including solo dates with Rachel Newton’s outstanding acoustic harp shows in March from 6 –8, […]

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ABM Welcomes Tarren

ABM have just started working with the wonderful Bristol folk trio Tarren. Sid Goldsmith (Jimmy Aldridge & Sid Goldsmith, Awake Arise), Alex Garden (The Drystones, Harriet Riley & Alex Garden) and […]

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Stowmarket Traditional Music Day – 9 & 10 September

Alan has recently been acting as Voluntary Artistic Director for the Stowmarket Traditional Music Day. The event which up until September 2017, took place for over 10 years in the […]

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