NRVS LVRS talk 'Electric Dread,' play Bottom
The Bay BridgedNRVS LVRS talk 'Electric Dread,' play Bottom of the Hill tonightThe Bay BridgedTBB: I read in an interview that you are both fans of Vashti Bunyan. I think that the interplay between folk and electronic composition is interesting — both seem to have similar musical arcs. Does folk influence you? BF: I'm definitely influenced by ...
Posted on 30 June 2017 | 11:15 am
Watch: Seamus Fogarty - Short Ballad For a
Folk Radio UK (blog)Watch: Seamus Fogarty - Short Ballad For a Long Man | Folk Radio UKFolk Radio UK (blog)Domino Records sign Irish alt-folk and electronica alchemist Seamus Fogarty. Watch the video for his new song 'Short Ballad For A Long Man'.and more »
Posted on 29 June 2017 | 3:18 am
Music interview: Jeanes finds his niche at
Music interview: Jeanes finds his niche at lastYorkshire PostAt the age of 50 Russell Jeanes might not have expected to find himself being raved about as a new unsigned talent but, having caught the ear of BBC 6 Music's Tom Robinson and Cerys Matthews, the singer songwriter from East Morton is enjoying his spell ...
Posted on 28 June 2017 | 11:31 pm
Various: Milk of the Tree - an Anthology of
Various: Milk of the Tree - an Anthology of Female Vocal Folk and Singer-Songwriters 1966-73 album reviewIrish TimesA treasure trove of proven singer-songwriters (including Joan Baez, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Laura Nyro, Vashti Bunyan, Sandy Denny) and virtual unknowns (including Polly Niles, Bonnie Dobson, Margo Guryan), this superb project is equal parts revelation, ...
Posted on 28 June 2017 | 3:03 am
Win Milk Of The Tree: An Anthology Of Female
Win Milk Of The Tree: An Anthology Of Female Vocal Folk and Singer Songwriters CDsMusic News... and social compassion, while the British scene's combination of folk song revival and the Beatles-led pop explosion saw record company deals for the likes of a new generation of pop-folkies including Marianne Faithfull, Dana Gillespie and Vashti ...
Posted on 23 June 2017 | 3:27 am
Report: Tallinn Music Week 2015
Estonian culture, KGB remnants and lots of new music... The last time we alighted in this magnificent city was aboard the craft The Baltic Queen, sailing from Stockholm – hence arriving at an airport after that feels positively pedestrian. That is, until you catch the first glimpse of the old town and it’s perfectly preserved medieval buildings. It’s hard to find an adjective to do Tallinn ...
Posted on 8 April 2015 | 6:27 am
SHEL Brings On Spring
“Could we get that turned down a little?” Sarah Holbrook asked, shielding her forehead with an open palm as a yellow-green light fell onto them. Tech guru Garret Kuppelmeyer fiddled with the controls from the back of the bar, working methodically as chatter bubbled up from the front of the house and flowed through the crowd. The lights fell to a cool blue.
Posted on 6 April 2015 | 8:12 am
Vashti Bunyan And Animal Collective In
Cult folk singer Vashti Bunyan and Josh Dibb (Deakin) from post-hippy experimentalists Animal Collective met up recently to talk about the EP they recorded together, Prospect Hummer. Charlie Frame was on hand to take notes
Posted on 16 April 2015 | 8:21 pm
Vashti Bunyan: It’s hard to imagine making
Vashti Bunyan’s latest effort, “Heartleap,” feels like a work of revolutionary patience, although she’s the first to admit she’s not quite patient. It unfurls quietly, naked and soulful, toying with listeners’ expectations of dynamics and ...
Posted on 24 October 2014 | 5:10 pm
Album | Vashti Bunyan – Heartleap
Vashti Bunyan’s more than 30-year absence from popular music was almost as epic as Bill Fay’s. His numbered 41 years between albums. Vashti returned in 2005, 35 years after her debut record. These are certainly facts and cases worth examining.
Posted on 12 October 2014 | 10:10 pm
Vashti Bunyan unveils album tracklisting,
Vashti Bunyan has unveiled a new track from her long-awaited new album Heartleap. 'Holy Smoke' will be the second track on the folk singer's third release, which she has claimed will be her last full album. Heartleap is released on October 6, and will be ...
Posted on 26 August 2014 | 4:30 am
Vashti Bunyan releases "Holy
We've already posted "Across the Water" from cult folk legend Vashti Bunyan's gorgeous new (and final) album, Heartleap (due 10/6 via FatCat), and she's now shared another equally great single, "Holy Smoke." Listen, with her list of upcoming UK tour dates ...
Posted on 26 August 2014 | 3:14 am
Resolved Question: Picking pattern for
Can some please tab out the picking pattern for Winter Is Blue By Vashti Banyan for guitar here is a link to the song :
I would really appreciate this as i have searched Google for ages and i am not good enough to work it out myself :) Thanks I've Looked on ultimate guitar and there is nothing on there for picking pattern.
Posted on 6 January 2013 | 2:37 am
Resolved Question: Who are some artists that
Vashti Bunyan, or even Nick Drake. Really mellow and melodic folk, basically.
Posted on 21 January 2011 | 6:27 am
Resolved Question: Who is more talented katy
Posted on 18 September 2010 | 1:58 am
Resolved Question: Who is the better
Posted on 18 September 2010 | 1:57 am
Resolved Question: Your thoughts on these
Ok folks please listen to the links and tell me what you think.
1. Josh Ritter - The Curse
2. Primitive Radio Gods - Standing Outside A Broken Phone Booth With Money In My Hands
3. Counting Crows - Another Horsedreamer's Blues
4. David Gray - Draw The Line
5. The Good The Bad And The Queen - Behind The Sun
6. Moby - Spiders
7. Asobi Seksu - Thursday
8. Busdriver - Imaginary Places
9. Vashti Bunyan - Rainbow River
10. Madeleine Peyroux - Between The Bars
BQ: Favorite Link?
BQ2: Least Favorite Link?
BQ3: Nick Drake or John Martyn?
BQ4: Do you have a favorite charity? If so which one? Jeez Jimmy Jazz! Their goes about 2/3 of my library and yes I'm like that in real life.
Posted on 7 July 2010 | 6:23 am