Ollie King – Diffractions

OUT 21st APRIL – PREORDER NOW Ollie King is one of England’s foremost melodeon players and traditional folk singers. His first album, Gambit, was released three years ago to considerable acclaim: Songlines called it a “well-judged introduction to the work of a terrific musician.” Diffractions sees King make a bold […]

New release: Alma – Varieties

Alma is Emily Askew (fiddle, Elizabethan Session, Askew Sisters), John Dipper (fiddle, English Acoustic Collective, Methera) and Adrian Lever (guitar, Arhai); three of London’s finest early and traditional musicians on a joyous exploration of European and Asian fiddle traditions. From John Playford’s 1651 English Dancing Master to tunes from Sweden, […]

The Rheingans Sisters win Best Original Track at the 2016 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards!

RootBeat Records congratulates The Rheingans Sisters on their BBC Radio 2 Folk Award The Rheingans Sisters capped a remarkable year with a Folk Award on Wednesday night, winning Best Original Track for “Mackerel”, from their acclaimed album “Already Home“. The @RheingansSis joyous reaction to winning the #R2FolkAwards ‘Best Original Track.’ […]