December-January Folk London is out now


Thomas McCarthy: we talk to the Irish Traveller singer about his new album Comfort
Jim Radford, 1928-2020: obituary of the shanty singer, peace activist and Normandy survivor
• University of the Third Age: bringing folk song and dance to new ears
• Phil Ochs 80 years on: what would the late protest singer make of the US in 2020?
• Reviews: Kris Drever, Jenny Sturgeon, Thomas McCarthy, O’Hooley & Tidow 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

Peggy Seeger at the Ewan MacColl memorial tree

Ewan MacColl: low-key tribute to a giant of folk

Take a walk down to Russell Square on a certain noonday and you’ll see a curious little ceremony unfold by a young oak on...
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