The Shows Must Go On: The Crucial Refuge Of The Mothers' Ruin


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December 28, 2018

Another year, another selection of awesome and weird music. Once again, here’s my end-of-year countdown of some of the albums that have caught my eye over the last 12 months. It’s less folk-oriented than in previous years, with a heavy focus on the political that has dominated many releases of the year, but hopefully there’s a fun and diverse selection with something everyone will appreciate. Before we get started, there’s also three runners up t...

March 10, 2017

Since the Bellowhead Farewell Tour last year, on which Mawkin provided the support slot, the boisterous folk-rock 5-piece have further shot to acclaim, and are quickly becoming one of the top bands on the folk circuit. I had the chance to join them for their opening show of 2017 at Colchester Arts Centre where, due to James Delarre's (violin) absence, they were joined on short notice by a very special guest: Eliza Carthy.

A short support slot was...

December 29, 2016

Well, 2016 is coming to a close. It’s been a tumultuous year for most of us, I am sure; it certainly has been for me. I am not one for emotional goodbyes, but I suppose we do have two traditions to hold sacred: the tradition of deciding what the best “Thing of the Year” is, and the tradition of listing things. Personal feelings aside (or at least, as much as that can be said when I am forced to compare everything I have listened to this year and...

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