STREAM TO THE RIVER #9: FOLKTEMBER

It’s a bumper playlist this month to reflect the listening that I’ve been doing for FOLKTEMBER. I’ve been learning that although the British and Irish Folk scene is pretty much as it always is, full of very talented musicians producing the goods with incredible technique, there’s still potential for exploration and experimentation. I’ve tried toContinue reading “STREAM TO THE RIVER #9: FOLKTEMBER”

AGA UJMA : SONGS OF INNOCENCE AND EXPERIENCE (DELUXE)

LABEL: SLOW DANCE ALBUM IN A SENTENCE: EXPERIMENTS IN POLISH FOLK WITH INDONESIAN INSTRUMENTATION WEAVE A FRESH DREAMWORLD Aga Ujma was born into a small town in South West Poland, which she describes as being ‘quite conservative but open-minded and extremely loving at the same time.’ That may express a tension for Aga Ujma inContinue reading “AGA UJMA : SONGS OF INNOCENCE AND EXPERIENCE (DELUXE)”