At Folk and Tumble, we bring you the latest news on record releases, upcoming tours, and anything else you need to know about your favourite folk musicians.

Top Tips For Record Store Day


19th April 2013

Folk and Tumble take a look at some of the best alternative and indie-folk releases being made available in independent retailers on Record Store Day 2013.

Kilkenny Roots Festival


19th April 2013

With only two weeks to go until the Kilkenny Roots Festival this could be your last chance to pick up tickets to see John Grant, Phosphorescent and more.

Verse Chorus Verse – Pledge Campaign


18th April 2013

Tony Wright is the man behind Verse Chorus Verse and the former front man of And So I Watch You From Afar is offering some great stuff through PledgeMusic.

The Staves at Cambridge Folk Festival


17th April 2013

Those delectably voiced ladies of The Staves are among a whole heap of top acts confirmed for this year's Cambridge Folk Festival Having toured extensively.

I Am Brian Wilson


15th April 2013

Founder of the Beach Boys, Brian Wilson, is beginning an official autobiography writing alongside journalist Jason Fine. Simply entitled 'I Am Brian Wilson'.

Jeffrey Lewis – Fuff


13th April 2013

Singer, songwriter, punky poet - there's few creative endeavours Jeffrey Lewis hasn't attempted and now we discover his awesome comic collection 'Fuff'.

Brooke Sharkey Tour


7th April 2013

She spent her formative years in England and this April Brooke Sharkey returns with a short tour in support of her latest album 'One Dress'.

Rue Royale Tour


6th April 2013

Songwriting duo Ruth and Brooln Dekker - Rue Royale take their act on the road once again for a tour around some of England's major cities this April.

CQAF Lineup Announced


4th April 2013

Sean Kelly and the team behind CQAF, Belfast's Cathedral Quarter Arts Festival unveil their lineup for 2013 including John Grant and Valerie June.