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Issue 425, Summer 2019 (40th Anniversary cover)
Issue 425, Summer 2019 (40th Anniversary cover)
Issue 425, Summer 2019 (40th Anniversary cover) New 148 page better quality quarterly issue with Free fRoots 73 Album - 40th Anniversary - Wizz Jones 1980 - Billy Bragg 1984 - Thomas Mapfumo 1985 - Kathryn Tickell 1986 - Amy Thatcher - David Davis & The Warrior River Boys - Jumbo Vanrenen - Folk Alliance Montreal 2019 - Mikey Kenney - Kate Bush and traditional music - Nava - The Sabri Brothers - Sofyann Ben Youssef - The Road To Peterloo - John Wood - Aga Khan Music Awards - Ian A Anderson - Katie Spencer - Burd Ellen - Johannes Hellman - Roland Van Campenhout - Cellarful Of Folkadelia - Minyo Cusaders - Ben Walker - Chris Green - Folk On Foot - Denmark - Festival des Nomades.

Issue 424, Spring 2019 - (Martin Simpson cover) - PRINT EDITION
Issue 424, Spring 2019 - (Martin Simpson cover) - PRINT EDITION
Issue 424, Spring 2019 (Martin Simpson cover) New 148 page better quality quarterly issue with Free fRoots 72 Album - 2019 Festival Diary & Supplement - Martin Simpson - Amira Kheir - Topic Records & Norma Waterson @ 80 - Rowan Rheingans - Joan Baez - Kevin Burke - Oran Bagraidh - Rioghnach Connolly - Najma Akhtar - Festival Overview - Jon Langford - Hickory Signals - Quinie - Cormac Begley - Myles O’Reilly - Etenesh Wassie - Piet Maris - Lingua Franca - Trio Mio - Rachel Hair & Ron Jappy - Idris Ackamoor & The Pyramids - MusicPort - Fire In The Mountain - Folk East - Premio Andrea Parodi

Issue 423, Winter 2018/2019 - (Sam Sweeney cover) - PRINT EDITION
Issue 423, Winter 2018/2019 - (Sam Sweeney cover) - PRINT EDITION
Issue 423, Winter 2018-19 - (Sam Sweeney cover) New 148 page better quality quarterly issue with Free fRoots 71 Album - Sam Sweeney - fRoots Critics Poll Albums Of 2018 - Lisa O’Neill - Flo - Big Joe Williams - Sidmouth Folk Week - Frank Kidson - Manchester Folk Festival - Jackie Oates - Dave Alvin & Jimmie Dale Gilmore - Bobbie Gentry - CW Stoneking - Haruomi Horoso - Birthplace Of Country Music Museum - Basque-Ryukyu Project - The Equation - Solasta - The Other Years - Fulya Özlem - Ranky Tanky - Tautumeitas - Onipa - Maarja Nuut - Andy May Trio - Bert Jansch - Lleuwen - Dreamers’ Circus - Budapest Ritmo - Frank Newsome - Xuanzang’s Pilgrimage - Trojan Records

Issue 422, Autumn 2018 - (Moonlight Benjamin cover) - PRINT EDITION
Issue 422, Autumn 2018 - (Moonlight Benjamin cover) - PRINT EDITION
New 148 page better quality quarterly issue with Free fRoots 70 Album - Moonlight Benjamin - Martin Carthy - The Fretless - Alt. Cumbia (Malphino, Ya Yegros and Cumbia Chicharra) - WOMAD 2018 - Jimmy Aldridge & Sid Goldsmith - Quebecois Bands (Le Vent Du Nord, Les Chauffeurs à Pied, Bon Débarras) - Folk Clubs 2018 - Mama's Broke - Ruth Tongue - Nick Dow - Omiri & Pereira - 'Women In The Folk' Conference - Geoff Muldaur - Tom Rush - Dave Peabody - Como Mamas - Gwenifer Raymond - Fru Skagerrak - Jon Wilks - Ahn Sook-sun - Africa Negra - Okinawa Americana - Etnosfäär - Dave Arcari - Courtney Marie Andrews - Rachael McShane.

Issue 421, Summer 2018 (The Shee cover) - PRINT EDITION
Issue 421, Summer 2018 (The Shee cover) - PRINT EDITION
New 148 page better quality quarterly issue with Free fRoots 69 Album - The UK’s Women Folk Musicians - Bands Of East London - You Are Wolf - Alan James - Ye Vagabonds - Monsieur Doumani - Lori Watson - Kacy & Clayton - King Wasiu Ayinde Marshal - Barrister Revisited - Eric Andersen - Keele Folk Festival 1965 - Ethnoport Poznan - Folk Awards 2018 - Emel Mathlouthi - Ma Polaine’s Great Decline - Haley Heynderickx - Molly Tuttle - DagaDana - PicaPica - Eugenia Georgieva - Kirsty Merryn - My Bubba - NAFCo - Tallinn Music Week - Natalie Merchant

Issue 418, Spring 2018 (False Lights cover) - PRINT EDITION
Issue 418, Spring 2018 (False Lights cover) - PRINT EDITION
New 148 page better quality quarterly issue! - 2018 Festival diary & supplement – Free fRoots 68 Album - False Lights - Muddy Gurdy - Martin Hayes - Dobell’s - Buffy Sainte-Marie - Amanda Jones and Real World - Molly Drake - Kings Of The South Seas - Anda Union - Katy Spicer/ EFDSS - Cath & Phil Tyler - Folk Awards nominees 2018 - Ali Farka Touré retrospective - Nick Hart - Thom Ashworth - Amythyst Kia - Ghalia Benali - Jim Ghedi - Kata - Kadialy Kouyate - Päivi Hirvonen - Banter - Dr Ahmad Sarmast - Rowan Rheingans

Issue 414, December 2017 (Joan Shelley cover)
Issue 414, December 2017 (Joan Shelley cover)
Joan Shelley - Meïkhâneh - Buenos Aires - Kries - Human Rights Songs - Patrick Sky - RootBeat Records - Namibian Tales - Estbel - Mark T - Georgia Lewis - Tony McManus - Jack Rutter - Brahim El Mazned - Matthew Byrne - Coope & Simpson.

Issue 412, October 2017 (Anna & Elizabeth cover) - PRINT EDITION
Issue 412, October 2017 (Anna & Elizabeth cover) - PRINT EDITION
Anna & Elizabeth - Martin Simpson - English country blues - Jolie Holland & Samantha Parton - John Kirkpatrick - Taj Mahal & Keb Mo - Førde Folk Festival - House And Land - Toby Hay - The Blood Tub Orchestra - Folk’Avant - Sarah Jane Scouten - Coladera - Sam Amidon.

Issue 410/411, Aug/Sept 2017 (Sharon Shannon cover) - PRINT EDITION
Issue 410/411, Aug/Sept 2017 (Sharon Shannon cover) - PRINT EDITION
Double issue with free fRoots 65 download compilation - Sharon Shannon - Dálava - Eleftheria Arvanitaki - Kronos Quartet Folk Songs - United Bible Studies - Chamamé - Dust-to-Digital - Offa Rex - Rev Sekou - Bokanté - Giannis Haroulis - Mari Kalkun - Ana Tijoux - Singing With Nightingales - Nicola Kearey.

Issue 409, July 2017 (Leveret cover) - PRINT EDITION
Issue 409, July 2017 (Leveret cover) - PRINT EDITION
English Instrumental Music - Trad.Attack! - Billy Bragg on Skiffle - Afrisa International - Incredible String Band’s 5000 Spirits 50th anniversary - Parissa – American Epic - King Ayisoba - Lone Piñon - The Gentle Good - Rachel Baiman - Lisa O’Neill - BandAdriatica - Angela Carter - Simon Emmerson.

Issue 408, June 2017 (Luna Pena cover) - PRINT EDITION
Issue 408, June 2017 (Luna Pena cover) - PRINT EDITION
Free fRoots 64 Album - Lula Pena – Alistair Anderson – Word Music @ 30 – Valerie June – Piranha @ 30 – Ani Cordero – Colin Irwin – Saltland – John McSherry – Grace Petrie – Chaim Tannenbaum – Alsarah & The Nubatones – Niteworks – Wör – Martha Tilston.

Issue 407, May 2017 (Morris women cover) - PRINT EDITION
Issue 407, May 2017 (Morris women cover) - PRINT EDITION
Morris Women - Lisa Knapp - Hobby Horses & Beasts - Doc Rowe - A-WA - Mike Cooper - Northern Ireland - Lindsay Lou & The Flatbellys - Yann Falquet & Pascal Gemme - Black String - Whyte - Vesevo - Torgeir Vassvik - Ponk - Jenny Sturgeon - Daria Kulesh - Chris Foster.

Issue 405, March 2017 (Trio Dhoore cover) - PRINT EDITION
Issue 405, March 2017 (Trio Dhoore cover) - PRINT EDITION
Trio Dhoore - Diaspora On Your Doorstep - Chris Wood - Boleros Of The Costa Chica - Kepa Junkera - Steve Gunn - Dragi Sestic - Jack Harris - Alma - From Here - Quique Escamilla - Jenny Whiteley - Gaye Su Akyol - Pascuala Ilabaca - Tropic Of Brighton - The Morris Ballet - Steve Ashley.

Issue 393, March 2016 (Orchestre Tout Puissant Marcel Duchamp cover) - PRINT EDITION
Issue 393, March 2016 (Orchestre Tout Puissant Marcel Duchamp cover) - PRINT EDITION
Orchestre Tout Puissant Marcel Duchamp - Marry Waterson & David A Jaycock - Zakir Hussain - Bye bye Bellowhead - Fantastic Negrito - Michael Messer’s Mitra - Shantel - Kaia Kater - Rhona Dalling - Barrule - Ezza - Vaudoo Game - Matt Quinn - University Folk Societies - Tymon Dogg.

Issue 381, March 2015 (Josienne Clarke & Ben Walker cover) - PRINT EDITION
Issue 381, March 2015 (Josienne Clarke & Ben Walker cover) - PRINT EDITION
Josienne Clarke & Ben Walker - 2015 Folk Awards Nominations - Taffy Thomas - #Bobstock! - Mark Kidel - Mazurka Poland - Mike Harding - Yves Lambert - Mundial Montreal - Basco - Pan De Capazo - Willie Watson - Lauren Shera - Wizz Jones.

Issue 378, December 2014 (Çigdem Aslan cover) - PRINT EDITION
Issue 378, December 2014 (Çigdem Aslan cover) - PRINT EDITION
Çigdem Aslan - Gadarene - Marsa & Mahjan Vahdat - Rising Appalachia - Naomi Bedford - Scenes: Cornwall 1960s - Mark Radcliffe - Salt House - Kealoha Life - Debademba - Dovetail Trio - Habadekuk - Sheema Mukherjee - Tradition For Tomorrow - Mórga - Tickets - Will Pound - Aurelio.

Issue 371, May 2014 (9Bach cover) - PRINT EDITION
Issue 371, May 2014 (9Bach cover) - PRINT EDITION
9Bach - Stonetree Records, Belize - Emily Smith - Bridges! - Kronos Quartet - [su:m] & Jambinai - DakhaBrakha - Georgia Ruth - Dunja Knebl - The Young ’Uns - Gren Bartley - Mor Karbasi.

Issue 369, March 2014 (Amira cover) - PRINT EDITION
Issue 369, March 2014 (Amira cover) - PRINT EDITION
Amira - Suzanne Vega - T-Bone Burnett - Tamikrest - Dave Burland - BJ Cole - Treacherous Orchestra - Len Graham - Lou Dalfin - Bartram, Brookes & Weatherall - Mary Gauthier - Moor Music - Sahlström Institute - Marko Markovic.

Issue 361, July 2013 (Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita cover) - PRINT EDITION
Issue 361, July 2013 (Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita cover) - PRINT EDITION
Catrin Finch & Seckou Keita - Sheesham, Lotus & Son - Babel Med - Ara Dinkjian - New Ska Revival - Irish Traditional Music Archives - Pharis & Jason Romero - Will Newsome - Samba Touré - Flats & Sharps - Josienne Clarke & Ben Walker - Folk Song In England - Songs From The New Penguin Book - Ruth Theodore.

Issue 359, May 2013 (Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino cover) - PRINT EDITION
Issue 359, May 2013 (Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino cover) - PRINT EDITION
Canzoniere Grecanico Salentino - Faustus - Celina Da Piedade - Portugal - Bessekou Kouyate - Sam Carter - Folk Alliance 2013 - Alhousseini Anivolla - Righnach Connolly - Greg Russell & Kieran Algar - Erica Buettner - Tref - Kathleen MacInnes - Jackie Oates.

Issue 357, March 2013 (Martha Mavroidi cover) - PRINT EDITION
Issue 357, March 2013 (Martha Mavroidi cover) - PRINT EDITION
Martha Mavroidi - Hladowski & Joynes - Lo’Jo - Mary Neal - Malick Pathe Sow & Bao Sissoko - Karen Tweed - Mavrika - Topic Digital - Katy Carr - Paul Oliver’s Blues - Rua McMillan - Himmerland - Fiesta Des Suds - Aurelia - John Kirkpatrick.

Issue 353-354, Nov/Dec 2012 (Martha Mavroidi cover) - PRINT EDITION
Issue 353-354, Nov/Dec 2012 (Martha Mavroidi cover) - PRINT EDITION
Kristi Stassinopoulou & Stathis Kalyviotis - Shelagh McDonald - Aysenur Kolivar - Anna Cinzia Villani & the music of Puglia - Beth Orton - Sidmouth 2012 - Fay Hield - Heritage Blues Orchestra - Chet Nuneta - Maryo - Nazaket - Teymurova - Sheila Stewart - DakhaBrakha - Debs Newbold - Debby McClatchy - Yasmin Levy.

Issue 352, October 2012 (Anaïs Mitchell cover) - PRINT EDITION
Issue 352, October 2012 (Anaïs Mitchell cover) - PRINT EDITION
Anaïs Mitchell - Boubacar Traore - Wizz Jones - Førde Festival - Landskappleiken - Tom Paley - Solarference - Cahalen Morrison & Eli West - London Lucumi Choir - Dead Belgian - Trommelfluit - Tim Eriksen - Caroline Herring.

Issue 349, July 2012 (Shirley Collins cover) - PRINT EDITION
Issue 349, July 2012 (Shirley Collins cover) - PRINT EDITION
Shirley Collins - Shirley Collins 1988 - Jagwa Music - Manos Achalinotopoulos - Jeff Davis - BT River Of Music - Vusi Mahlasela - Stephen Mangan - Steve Turner - Malawi Mouse Boys - Shore To Shore - Joy Dunlop & Twelfth Day - Phil Beer.

Issue 348, June 2012 (Oysterband cover) - PRINT EDITION
Issue 348, June 2012 (Oysterband cover) - PRINT EDITION
Oysterband – The Oyster Band 1983 - Café Aman Istanbul - Loxandra - Cerys Matthews - Elizabeth LaPrelle - Diabel Cissokho - Three Cane Whale - Stone Breath - Ragnhild Furebotten - Malcolm Taylor - Hannah James & Sam Sweeney - Mary Ann Kennedy.

Issue 345, March 2012 (Fatoumata Diawara cover) - PRINT EDITION
Issue 345, March 2012 (Fatoumata Diawara cover) - PRINT EDITION
Fatoumata Diawara - Gillian Welch - Julie Murphy - Aziz Sahmaoui - Muzsikas - Tucker Zimmerman - Hüsnü Senlendirici - Telling The Bees - Julaba Kunda - Michael Chapman - Memphis Minnie - Fred Smith - Youssou N’Dour - Martin Carthy.

Issue 340, October 2011 (Snakefarm cover) - PRINT EDITION
Issue 340, October 2011 (Snakefarm cover) - PRINT EDITION
Snakefarm - Washburn Goes To Womad - Frankie Armstrong - Must Come Down - Yiddish Twist Orchestra - Hungary - Iceland - World Village Festival Helsinki - Tcha Limberger - Charlie Parr - Rosie Doonan - Andy Irvine.

Issue 337, July 2011 (Sam Amidon cover) - PRINT EDITION
Issue 337, July 2011 (Sam Amidon cover) - PRINT EDITION
Sam Amidon - Pete Coe - Kate & Anna McGarrigle - Ella Mae Morse - Asha Bhosle & Shujaat Khan - ’50s and ’60s Memorabilia - Alfredo Bello’s Brazil - Eddie Frankel and DreamBeach Records - The Long Hill Ramblers - Lucy Ward - Mariza - Ian Stephenson - Owiny Sigoma Band - Andy Cutting.

Issue 336, June 2011 (Aurelio cover) - PRINT EDITION
Issue 336, June 2011 (Aurelio cover) - PRINT EDITION
Aurelio - Patsy Reid - Penguin Café - Blues In Colour - Seun Kuti - Calan - The Cecil Sharp Project - John McSherry - Orchestra National De Barbès - Jean Binta Breeze - Sarah Jarosz - Bella Hardy.

Issue 335, May 2011 (Abigail Washburn cover) - PRINT EDITION
Issue 335, May 2011 (Abigail Washburn cover) - PRINT EDITION
Abigail Washburn - Marry Waterson & Oliver Knight - Wai - Arhoolie’s 50th - Sharron Kraus - The Spinners - Martin Carthy @ 70 - Christi Andropolis - Urban Folk Quartet - The Staves - The Finest Kind - Karen Mose - Toumani Diabate.

Issue 333, March 2011 (June Tabor cover) - PRINT EDITION
Issue 333, March 2011 (June Tabor cover) - PRINT EDITION
June Tabor - AfroCubism - Mercedes Peón - Alim & Fargana Qasimov - Australian Festivals - Hans Kennel - Nidi d’Arac - Blair Dunlop - Captain Ska - Pura Fe’ - Ana Moura - Johnny Kalsi.