EP Reviews

Enjoy these bitesize bits of country, folk, blues, and Americana with Folk and Tumble's EP Reviews from some of the finest songwriters and bands out there.

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The Black Doorway EP – Christopher Coll

Gerry McNally

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16th October 2020

You might not know the name of Christopher Coll but you'll know the work. 'The Black Doorway' is a collaboration with Malojian's Stevie Scullion.

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Strange World – Ric Robertson

Gerry McNally

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1st October 2020

'Strange World' by Ric Robertson mixes Bowie-like futuristic sounds with the funk and soul of New Orleans on what is a vibrant, enjoyable E.P.

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EP 1 – The Magpie Arc

John McCart

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24th September 2020

'EP1' is the debute release from the Scottish/English group The Magpie Arc. The 4-track effort draws on influences from folk and Americana.

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Look Away Sun Child – Matthew McDaid

Gerry McNally

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28th August 2020

'Look Away Sun Child' is the latest release from Matthew McDaid. It's a refreshing mix of Americana, folk, and the sounds of his Catalan home.

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Faerie Fire – Marc Block

Gerry McNally

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16th July 2020

'Faerie Fire' by Marc Block is a preview EP of some songs that will be on his upcoming album 'Faerie Fire Dances' later in the year and some that won't.

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Apples In The Fall – Anna Lynch

Gerry McNally

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19th March 2020

On 'Apples In The Fall', Anna Lynch explores the heartache and tribulations of modern life with subtle musicianship and Springsteen-esque storytelling.

David Latto – Show Me How To Feel

Damian McNairney

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29th October 2019

'Show Me How To Feel' is a meditative, melodic, five-track EP that marks a return from the creative wilderness for Americana songwriter David Latto.

Thanksgiving – Rachel Baiman

Gerry McNally

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14th November 2018

'Thanksgiving' is the recently released EP from American songwriter Rachel Baiman. Expect bluegrass and Americana sounds and thought-provoking lyrics.

Coulda Done Better – Junior Johnson

Gerry McNally

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18th October 2017

Songwriter Junior Johnson returns with a brand new EP 'Coulda Done Better'. Backed by a full band, this short EP showcases the Co. Antrim man at his best.