2019-01-17 THE PLACKS – THE FUTURE OF CELTIC PUNK COMES FROM SCOTLAND
The Placks are based in the Scottish Highlands and islands: guitar, accordian, fiddle. The band play a dynamite mixture of Celtic infused ..
2019-01-09 NAME YOUR PRICE DOWNLOAD – JUNKMAN’S CHOIR "Anarkeilidh – Volume 1" (2019)
Junkman’s Choir, the Scottish band, has just released a 3 track EP titled “Anarkeilidh – Volume 1“: “Anarchy ..
CELEBRATING A CELTIC CHRISTMAS 2018. MERRY CHRISTMAS TO ALL THE LONDON CELTIC PUNKS FAMILY
Each December we pick the best Christmas themed song we’ve heard that year to showcase in our end of year message. This year we went ..
ALBUM REVIEW: LOUIS RIVE- ‘The Cheap Part Of Town’ (2018)
The debut album from Louis Rive a Scottish singer-songwriter drawing on all aspects of folk music from traditional to barroom ballad to modern ..
Cinematic Nihilism now on Edinburgh Scholarship Online
My book, Cinematic Nihilism: Encounters, Confrontations, Overcomings, is now available on Edinburgh Scholarship Online. Edinburgh Scholarship ..
ALBUM REVIEW: MUIRSHEEN DURKIN AND FRIENDS- ’11 Pints & 3 Shots’ (2018)
And we all thought Muirsheen Durkin had gone off to mine gold in California but would seem he got lost on the way to Amerikay and ended ..
2017 REVIEW ROUND-UP’S PART THREE: THE CELTIC NATIONS- BIBLE CODE SUNDAYS, THE DECLINE!, BRUTUS’ DAUGHTERS, REAL McKENZIES, VINCE CAYO, THE BOTTLERS
So welcome to 2018 and the first post of the year and the last of our round-ups from 2017. We simply could not keep up with the volume of releases ..
CELEBRATING A CELTIC CHRISTMAS 2017. MERRY CHRISTMAS TO ALL THE LONDON CELTIC PUNKS FAMILY
Each December we pick the best Christmas themed song we’ve heard that year to showcase in our end of year message and this year the runaway ..
CLASSIC ALBUM REVIEW: DICK GAUGHAN- ‘Handful Of Earth’ (1981)
AND FREE DOWNLOAD Considered one of the great folk voices of our time and acknowledged as one of Scotland’s most outstanding ..
REMEMBERING WILLIAM WALLACE RALLY IN LONDON AUGUST 20th 2017
“I have brought you to the ring, now dance the best you can!” Words shouted by William Wallace to the Scottish army at the Battle ..
BEYOND THE FIELDS NEW VIDEO AND TRIBUTE TO ALISTAIR HULETT
The new video from Swiss band Beyond The Fields is a fantastic cover of the Alistair Hulett penned classic ‘Blue Murder’. Their ..
2017-02-19 FREE DOWNLOAD – NYAH FEARTIES "Granpa’ Craw" (1995)
Scottish folk-punk legends Nyah Fearties were featured on Celtic Folk Punk and More back in 2009. Now their last album “Granpa’ ..
February 9, 2017 — “Babes Never Die” by Honeyblood
If you only listen to one song tonight, make it “Babes Never Die” by Honeyblood (2016, from the album Babes Never Die). Honeyblood ..
2016-09-12 VIDEO – THE STUMBLERS "Strangers Live in Fear"
The Stumblers video for “Strangers Live in Fear” from the debut album, “Remarkably Simple for Complex Individuals“, ..
Cinematic Nihilism: Encounters, Confrontations, Overcomings.
I’ve signed a contract with Edinburgh University Press for the publication of a collection of essays to be titled Cinematic Nihilism: ..