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.

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.

Johnny Flynn does Shakespeare


2nd April 2013

Actor, songwriter, performer and all round good guy Johnny Flynn is leading celebrations to commemorate the birthday of William Shakespeare at The Globe.

Willy Mason joins Bushstock


1st April 2013

American singer songwriter Willy Mason is the most recent addition to this year's Bushstock lineup alongside Bear's Den, Maricka Hackman and more.

Good Vibrations: The Movie


1st April 2013

Good Vibrations movie is based on the life of so-called Belfast godfather of punk Terri Hooley, a man who defied the troubles and discovered The Undertones.