folk

Microphones box set

The Microphones announce 10xLP box set

Every Microphones studio album on vinyl, plus a book and digital outtakes.

Marissa Nadler new EP 2022

Marissa Nadler announces new EP, The Wrath of the Clouds

Hear her cover of The Alessi Brothers’ “Seabird.”

Plum Green

Plum Green shares haunting new video for “Eyes Shut”

Hear the chilling new psych-folk track from Green’s new album ‘Somnambulistic’

Fleet Foxes live album winter solstice

Fleet Foxes announce live album, A Very Lonely Solstice

Live set recorded in a Brooklyn church in December 2020.

hilary woods feral hymns

Hilary Woods releases new EP, Feral Hymns

Hear the new “collection of hymns set at dusk”

Grouper tour dates

Grouper announces 2022 UK/EU tour dates

Dates in UK/Ireland, Greece, Sweden and more

Gold Dust review

Gold Dust : Gold Dust

The former member of Ampere drops the punk aggression for psychedelic folk.

Emma Ruth Rundle The Company video

Emma Ruth Rundle shares new video for “The Company”

See the slow-motion, self-directed clip from ‘Engine of Hell’

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Stream the new Emma Ruth Rundle album, Engine of Hell

Hear the stark new album from the singer/songwriter.

Hayden Pedigo

Hayden Pedigo is Soundtracking the Strange Beauty of the Northern Texas Landscape

The Texas guitarist has conflicting personas, but he just wants his music to be taken seriously.

Marissa Nadler the path of the clouds review

Marissa Nadler : The Path of The Clouds

A haunting set of country-folk ballads with a hazier set of textures.

emma ruth rundle engine of hell stream

Emma Ruth Rundle – Engine of Hell

A stark, stripped-down set of songs that offers only the raw truth.

best songs of 2021 grouper

Grouper : Shade

Liz Harris finds the shortest distance between familiar warmth and enchanting mystique.

Jason Isbell covers album Georgia Blue

Hear Jason Isbell cover R.E.M., James Brown, Cat Power on new covers album, Georgia Blue

Proceeds being donated to Black Voters Matter, Fair Fight and Georgia STAND-UP.

The Body and Big|Brave

Stream the new album from The Body and Big|Brave, Leaving None But Small Birds

Hear the two bands’ new album of reinterpretations of UK and US folk music.

Felice Brothers from dreams to dust review

The Felice Brothers : From Dreams to Dust

The country-rock group seeks inspiration in new surroundings and mostly finds it.

Kacey Musgraves star-crossed review

Kacey Musgraves – star-crossed

Musgraves addresses her divorce in this stark, yet immaculately produced LP.

best metal albums of 2021 body big brave

The Body & Big|Brave – Leaving None But Small Birds

The two heavy acts come together not to make noise but to draw on folk tradition with their own unique interpretations.