Video Premiere: My Darling Clementine “Stranger In The House”

From their Excellent ‘Country Darkness‘ EP, out now, this is My Darling Clementine’s take on the Elvis Costello & George Jones classic, and very good it is too.  They’re also out and about at Hebden Bridge Trades Club on the 17th, St Lawrence’s Church Biddulph on the 18th and Birmingham Kitchen Garden Cafe on the 22nd and are well worth catching.

Margo Raats “On The Run” (Fuego, 2019)

Although now London-based Margo Raats grew up on a ranch in Belgium (who knew there were such things?) and later in California.  She was also a finalist in Belgium’s pre-Eurovision qualifying competition, Junior Eurosong, in 2009 but has fortunately come a long way since then and her debut four-track EP is closer to the West Coast than the Flemish one, taking as it does from alt.country, indie-folk and a soupcon of the late Sixties. Continue reading “Margo Raats “On The Run” (Fuego, 2019)”

Video: Sam Lee “The Moon Shines Bright”

Produced by Bernard Butler and with a guest vocal from Elizabeth Fraser (no, really!), this is the spellbinding new single from folkmeister Sam Lee, out now, and taken from his forthcoming album ‘Old Wow‘, out on January 20th with a tour to follow (see dates below the video).

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