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Cara Dillon: the Islington, April 14 2014

There are no airs and graces at a gig for 50 people and nowhere to hide. Talk to most artists and they will say smaller gigs are the most terrifying by far, with no opportunity to lose themselves in the anonymity of a large hall. 771 more words


Alfie Boe - Trust: Best Ever Album Due for US Release

Alfie Boe’s latest album, Trust, hit UK stores in November 2013 and quickly went gold. For US fans, their chance to own Trust comes towards the end of April when Capitol releases the album in America. 455 more words

Alfie Boe

Breakup Songs about Gun Control

As the crowd slowly drifted in toward their seats and the appointed start time came and went, I could sense the growing unease on the part of my companion. 352 more words

To Do Friday: Folk Out

Singer-songwriter Mary Chapin Carpenter makes her New York Philharmonic debut tonight with help from Joan Baez, Shawn Colvin, Jerry Douglas, Tift Merritt and Aoife O’Donovan. The two-hour concert, conducted by Grammy Award-winner Vince Mendoza, highlights songs such as “On and On It Goes” and “Mrs. 31 more words

New York Philharmonic