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About Scott Edgar

Designer | Developer | DJ | Writer. Editor of Folk & Tumble. Scenewrecker, promoter and DJ with Alcohol & Irony. Codemonkey at Pale Blue Dot Creative Ltd.

#IWD19: Lowden Guitars Playlist

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To support International Women’s Day, premium guitar maker Lowden Guitars is highlighting some of the brand’s favourite female guitarists. The Co. Down based luthiers’ musical tastes include greats from across the world, including some great Irish talent. Many of those on the list use the world-famous Lowden Guitars. The Spotify playlist features greats such as […]

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Alternatives to Ryan Adams

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In the wake of a string of allegations made against songwriter Ryan Adams, many one-time fans may find themselves no longer able to listen to his music in the same way. In recent years, there has been a growing movement of people wanting to stop listening to artists embroiled in such scandals. Spotify has even […]

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Ulster Orchestra St. Patrick’s weekend concert

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The Ulster Orchestra have announced details of their special St. Patrick’s weekend concert in the Belfast Waterfront. The highly-anticipated event takes place on Saturday 16th March 2019 at 7.45pm. Joining the orchestra on the evening will be the internationally renowned Beoga and Iarla Ó Lionáird of The Gloaming. The concert is the second in the […]

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Exclusive: A Wound That Seeks The Arrow

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‘A Wound That Seeks The Arrow’ is the latest single from Ben Glover’s most recent album ‘Shorebound’. The single is out today and Folk and Tumble are proud to bring you this exclusive look at the accompanying video. Angel Snow co-wrote the song and performs a duet with Irish-born, Nashville-based Ben. “This song is a […]

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Nicole Atkins announces UK tour dates

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Nashville-based vocalist and songwriter Nicole Atkins returns to the United Kingdom in April. This short run of headline shows follows successful tours with Mercury Rev and with Jim Sclavunos of The Bad Seeds. The show in The Lexington on 30th April 2019 may be her fifth London show in 18 months, but this time its […]

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The Beach Boys live in Belfast

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By now, most fans of The Beach Boys have undoubtedly heard that famous “Brian, I’m a genius too” bootleg. Well since she put me down I’ve been out doin’ in my head… Whether Murry Wilson was the genius he thought, there’s little doubt that Brian Wilson was. That’s not to say the other members of […]

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See the Beach Boys in Belfast

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For over fifty years, The Beach Boys have soundtracked summers across the world. From California to Co. Antrim, they’ve wowed audiences with iconic tunes and those familiar close-knit harmonies. On Monday 18th June, the current Beach Boys’ lineup will take to the stage in The Waterfront, Belfast. Founding member Mike Love leads this incarnation of […]

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First Aid Kit announce Rebel Heart Tour

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Swedish folk duo First Aid Kit have announced another batch of tour dates, including a show in Belfast’s Telegraph Building on Monday 22nd October 2018. The hardworking Söderberg sisters by then will have completed an 18-city headlining tour across North America, which includes a show supporting Ryan Adams at the iconic Red Rocks Amphitheater in […]

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Nathaniel Rateliff and the Night Sweats

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With a history spanning over 150 years, The Ulster Hall on Belfast’s Bedford Street has seen its share of remarkable moments. Mick Jagger strutted the stage, tattooed punks pogoed, the somber strains of Led Zeppelin’s ‘Stairway To Heaven’ first graced a live stage, and legendary acts like Rory Gallagher and Van Morrison aired the blues. […]

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