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Martin Simpson – Home Recordings

2020-10-02T11:07:25+00:00

Martin Simpson’s next album was going to be a live one. But the lockdown put paid to all that. Even so, this cloud does have a silver lining. And what a silver lining it is. Unable to play to audiences (Martin [...]

Martin Simpson – Home Recordings2020-10-02T11:07:25+00:00

Martin Simpson and Eliza Carthy win Folking Awards

2020-06-05T10:57:44+00:00

Congratulations to Martin Simpson and Eliza Carthy who have both won awards at The Folking Awards 2020, Martin Simpson was voted Best Musician and Eliza Carthy Soloist of the Year. All of the winners across the eight categories were voted for by [...]

Martin Simpson and Eliza Carthy win Folking Awards2020-06-05T10:57:44+00:00

Martin Simpson on the Folk On Foot podcast

2019-10-31T16:52:41+00:00

For the latest episode of the award winning Folk On Foot podcast, Martin Simpson talks to Matthew Bannister about his childhood haunts in Scunthorpe and much more. Listen to the full podcast now on the Folk On Foot website, [...]

Martin Simpson on the Folk On Foot podcast2019-10-31T16:52:41+00:00

Martin Simpson – Rooted

2020-09-03T15:49:12+00:00

Singer, songwriter and guitar virtuoso Martin Simpson released his latest studio album Rooted on August 30 2019. Produced by Andy Bell and recorded in Sheffield and Oxfordshire, Rooted will be available on CD, LP and digital with the deluxe 2CD and deluxe [...]

Martin Simpson – Rooted2020-09-03T15:49:12+00:00

Vision & Revision: The First 80 Years of Topic Records

2019-11-19T15:22:00+00:00

2019 marks the 80th birthday of Topic Records, the oldest independent record label in the world. As part of the celebrations, on 31st May 2019, we released the landmark album, ‘Vision & Revision : The first 80 years of Topic Records’ - [...]

Vision & Revision: The First 80 Years of Topic Records2019-11-19T15:22:00+00:00

Martin Simpson – Trails & Tribulations

2019-10-22T13:38:43+00:00

World renowned guitarist, singer and songwriter Martin Simpson releases his 20th solo album in 40 years ‘Trails & Tribulations’ on September 1st 2017 via Topic Records. The brand-new studio album, his first new solo work since 2013’s widely praised ‘Vagrant Stanzas’, will [...]

Martin Simpson – Trails & Tribulations2019-10-22T13:38:43+00:00

Martin Simpson & Friends – Green Onions / Willie Taylor

2019-10-22T14:50:02+00:00

Released for Record Store Day 2016. Master guitarist Martin Simpson joins forces with accordion maestro Andy Cutting and drummer Tom A. Wright (who also plays the slashing guitar stabs) on one side of this 7" vinyl single for a storming version of [...]

Martin Simpson & Friends – Green Onions / Willie Taylor2019-10-22T14:50:02+00:00

Simpson | Cutting | Kerr – Murmurs (deluxe edition)

2019-10-22T15:46:35+00:00

Deluxe limited edition CD and DVD set After a very successful tour and recording schedule over the last six months the wonderful new trio with Martin Simpson, Andy Cutting and Nancy Kerr will release their debut album together on June 8th. Murmurs [...]

Simpson | Cutting | Kerr – Murmurs (deluxe edition)2019-10-22T15:46:35+00:00

Simpson | Cutting | Kerr – Dark Honey / Ruben

2019-10-23T11:21:26+00:00

We are releasing a double 'A'-sided limited edition 7" vinyl single - Dark Honey / Ruben - in advance of the splendid new Simpson | Cutting | Kerr album Murmurs. 'Dark Honey' is Nancy Kerr's reflection on the human influence on our [...]

Simpson | Cutting | Kerr – Dark Honey / Ruben2019-10-23T11:21:26+00:00

Simpson | Cutting | Kerr – Murmurs

2019-11-01T11:43:45+00:00

After a very successful tour and recording schedule over the last six months the wonderful new trio with Martin Simpson, Andy Cutting and Nancy Kerr will release their debut album together on June 8th. Murmurs was recorded in January this year and [...]

Simpson | Cutting | Kerr – Murmurs2019-11-01T11:43:45+00:00

The Full English

2020-09-15T10:57:39+00:00

The Full English is a groundbreaking project sponsored by the English Folk Dance and Song Society that draws together for the first time the early 20th century folksong collections of Harry Albino, Lucy Broadwood, Clive Carey, Percy Grainger, Maud Karpeles, Frank [...]

The Full English2020-09-15T10:57:39+00:00

Martin Simpson – Vagrant Stanzas

2019-10-25T11:25:53+00:00

Vagrant Stanzas is a splendid, intimate new recording from finger-style guitar maestro Martin Simpson. Encouraged by his near neighbour Richard Hawley, Martin set out to record his new album completely solo. The ambition was to record just one man and his guitar [...]

Martin Simpson – Vagrant Stanzas2019-10-25T11:25:53+00:00