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Inside Ian and Sylvia’s ‘Nashville,’ Country-Rock’s Great Lost Album

Part happenstance, part good luck, and a very large portion of talent found Canadian folk singers Ian & Sylvia at the forefront of the folk-rock movement. 26 November…

The great rediscovery of folk singer Judee Sill

It was a time when so many talented artists fell by the wayside. The documentary Lost Angel: The Genius of Judee Sill hopes to shed some light on…

Music: Plainsong – Reinventing Richard: The Songs Of Richard Fariña (2015)

A wonderful testament to the words and music of Richard Fariña and the everlasting splendour of Iain Matthews and Andy Roberts. Five stars. Photo: Mimi and Richard Fariña:…

Obituary: Elizabeth Stewart, Champion of Scotland’s Folk Music (83)

She was part of a musical family of Scottish Travellers that furthered the nation’s folk revival and influenced its American counterpart. Photo: Elizabeth Stewart in 2003. She was,…

Watch: Fly Jefferson Airplane (Documentary)

An interesting look at one of rock’s most inventive and enduring bands, with concert footage and interviews. 01 November 2022 | James Porteous | Clipper Media News It…

Watch: Glen Campbell & Leon Russell (1983)

Two country-masters play their hearts out in this TV program recorded in 1983. 01 November 2022 | James Porteous | Clipper Media News In Session – Glen Campbell…

Music: Indigo Sparke – Hysteria (2022)

Indigo Sparke’s second album is at once majestic and sublime, a complex ode to life, love, relationships, and the power of a woman’s beating heart, sometimes alone but…

Music: The Unthanks – Sorrows Away (2022)

With ‘Sorrows Away,’ The Unthanks have created a spellbinding classic collection that is both a testament to Northumbrian folk music and to the power of ‘new’ music. 18…

Watch: The Kinks – L’Olympia – Paris (1965)

I guess this live-concert footage has been available for a while, but it is nothing short of revelatory. 12 October 2022 | James Porteous | Clipper Media News…

Watch: One-on-one with Roger Waters

An interesting interview with Roger Waters, late of Pink Floyd talking about politics, foreign policy, music, and his latest tour, “This is Not a Drill” – which he…

Music: Peter Yorn: Hawaii (2022)

Mr Yorn has never really been away. But, man, is he back. Hawaii available now, streaming and bandcamp 23 August 2022 | James Porteous | Clipper Media News…

Watch: Little Feat & Emmylou Harris – Midnight Special (1977)

Little Feat & Emmylou Harris host the Midnight Special TV Show in 1977. Guests include Bonnie Raitt, Jesse Winchester, Weather Report, & Neil Young 16 August 2022 |…

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