Single Reviews

Sometimes one song done well is enough. Folk and Tumble's single reviews disect the best of country, Americana, and blues, so you can enjoy the listening.

The Lost Brothers – Fugitive Moon


11th November 2019

The Lost Brothers look towards their native Ireland for inspiration and make plans to tour in 2020. Listen to their beautifully melancholic 'Fugitive Moon'.

Young Man – Mike Ross


4th March 2019

Mike Ross, one-third of Redfern, Hutchinson, and Ross, releases his debut single 'Young Man' taken from the upcoming album 'The Clovis Limit Part I'.

Love The One You’re With – Mike Ross


14th December 2018

Mike Ross has had a busy 2018, with new albums and constant touring. Somewhere in there, he found time to record this cover of 'Love The One You're With'.

Gold Dust Woman – Steph Cameron


21st November 2018

Steph Cameron's latest release is a spellbinding cover of the Stevie Nicks Fleetwood Mac classic 'Gold Dust Woman' that hints at what's to come in 2019.

Don’t Wait Up – Cormac Neeson


8th November 2018

Best known as frontman of The Answer, Cormac Neeson's latest single 'Don't Wait Up' is a more Americana sounding affair. Catch him live this November.

Birds Eye View – The 4 of Us


2nd March 2018

On the back of their latest release 'Birds Eye View', taken from their most recent album 'Sugar Island', The 4 Of Us announce a string of dates across the island of Ireland.

The Days Of Pearly Spencer – Mandy Bingham


4th October 2017

Mandy Bingham's latest single is something of a family affair, a complete re-imagining of her father David McWilliams' hit 'The Days Of Pearly Spencer'.

Hey, I’m Stephen – King Cedar


6th September 2017

King Cedar is a new name for a familiar face. Northern Irish songwriter Stephen Macartney releases 'Hey I'm Stephen' with Irish honesty and Nashville twang.

Sunny Belfast – Lo-Fi Fun Factory


3rd August 2017

'Sunny Belfast' is the latest single from Northern Irish folk-punk three-piece Lo-Fi Fun Factory, a song brimming with self-deprexcating humour and wit.