Tag: roots

A Campfire Tales Christmas

Christmas albums, they come but once a year.

Campfire Tales: Albums of the Year 2014

There are albums. There are ten. It must be an album of the year list.

CMA Songwriters Series returns to the UK in 2015

Brooks, Clark, Palladio, Randall and Alexander to appear.

Campfire Tales: Shovels & Rope interviewed

The roots duo talk to us about their second, darker, album.

Grass Roots UK showcase

Old style music with new style bands.

Campfire Tales: October 2014

Late October, including bits of September. Chesney, McGraw, Williams, and Antebellum.

Sturgill Simpson - The Tunnels, Bristol

Americana's rising star is back - and he's brought his band with him.

Campfire Tales: the Sturgill Simpson interview

Max talks to country music's freshest name on the block.

Campfire Tales: September 2014

Another massive month of roots, et al. Some country big hitters, some newbies, and some live albums.

Larkin Poe - Kin

Stop Larkin' about. Crowd-pleasing debut - but is it indie, roots or what?


OutPHOX-ed? You will be.

Campfire Tales: Willie Watson interviewed

From Old Crow Medicine Show to Willie Watson solo show. We talk about being on your own, leaving OCMS and Midnight Special.

End Of The Road Festival - Larmer Tree Gardens, Wiltshire

Another End Of The Road. Great sets of harmonies but fewer bearded bands though.

Campfire Tales: five minutes with Israel Nash

We catch up with the man behind Israel Nash's Rain Plans.

Campfire Tales: five minutes with Andrew Combs

Ahead of some UK dates we catch up with Nashville's Andrew Combs.

Campfire Tales: a chat with The Bones Of J.R. Jones

Hard blues-ing Jonathon Linaberry chats to us from across the Atlantic.

Holly Williams - St Bonaventure's, Bristol

Holly Williams just about manages to withstand a storm from the (Anderson) East.

Campfire Tales: June 2014

A big, busy month of quality releases - and an X Factor reject. Come in, take a peek.