February-March Folk London is out now


Kieran Halpin: obituary of the hard-touring troubadour
Traditional Song Forum: how folk research is blossoming in the Zoom age
• Jim Radford: memories of the shantyman and lifelong peace activist
• Livestreaming in lockdown: top tips for small venues
• Reviews: Working River, Edgelarks, Show of Hands, Cunning Folk, Oka Vanga and more

New Thomas McCarthy CD: Comfort

Thomas McCarthy: Comfort CD coverTen songs by the Irish Traveller singer handed down through his family tradition. Plus free companion CD Last Man Standing

Available through the Folk London shop

Thomas McCarthy

Thomas McCarthy keeps the traditional flame alive

In these strange days we can all do with a little comfort. This is the title of Thomas McCarthy’s latest album and most welcome...
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