Review: Ed Dowie – The Uncle Sold

Ed Dowie - The Uncle Sold

Ed Dowie is perhaps one of the more unassuming members to enter into Isle of Eigg’s enigmatic label Lost Map. His sound straddles both the uplifting and somber, displaying an eerily captivating approach to folk music that often feels much larger than the sum of its parts. Whilst Dowie’s solo career only began in 2012, […]

Review: North Sea Radio Orchestra – The British Road


London’s chamber ensemble, NSRO, return with a beautifully crafted slice of high-Victorian folk music, taken from their recently released forth full-length record ‘Dronne’. Swooping in with magnificent orchestral strings and delicate, glistening percussion, North Sea Radio Orchestra provides a vibrant melodic array on their cover of Robert Wyatt’s ‘The British Road’. Craig and Sharron Fortnam’s […]