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Moongazing Hare - The Sunderland Valves

Moongazing Hare
The Sunderland Valves

The new year starts with some weird folk by Moongazing Hare from Denmark. In fact, David Folkman Drost managed to make a transition between mysterious ambient work, Northern freak-folk and Americana. I wish there were more songs like The Sunderla …
Jordaan Mason and the Horse Museum - Divorce Lawyers I Shaved My Head

Jordaan Mason and the Horse Museum
Divorce Lawyers I Shaved My Head

This is kind of old and showed up on my Best of 2009 list, I just saw it's laying around on the bandcamp, naked and for free, willing to get download. If you missed the hype three years ago (because there wasn't any - it was just the high …
Black Twig Pickers & Steve Gunn - Natch 1

Black Twig Pickers & Steve Gunn
Natch 1

I already posted the NATCH recording of Zachary Cale and here is the first in this serie, by The Black Twig Pickers & Steve Gunn. It starts with a droning Hill Music/String Band thing on fiddle, banjo and guitar and with the second track Salt …
Vince Stephen - Where No Birds Sing

Vince Stephen
Where No Birds Sing

So this Englishman, now living in northern Norway, was sending me his album with mentioning the genre "Dark Folk" and I was expecting some semi-mystical goth stuff, but luckily it wasn't like that. In fact, it's a really enjoyable, …
Sam Moss - Interview

Sam Moss

Sam Moss is one of the new young guitarplayers who HAS been featured here a lot. He recently curated the awesome Imaginational Anthem Compilation and is on tour as part of the Howling Kettles String-Duo and release as a solo artist too. Time to ask s …
Moondawn - Visiones de una Iglesia en Llamas

Moondawn
Visiones de una Iglesia en Llamas

Moondawn is Pedro Lopez, a guitar player from Argentinia, living in Marseille, France. He is opening for Daniel Bachman on September, 18th in Marseille - so you shouldn't miss this, if you are there. Pedro's music is a mixture of fingerst …
Lac La Belle - s/t

Lac La Belle
s/t

I stumbled upon this country/old time folk goodie while searching for Nick Schillace's music. He is an amazinge fingerstyle guitar player (Fahey & Co, I know comparing every versatile steelstring picker to Fahey is a bit lame, but you'll …
Matthew A. Wilkinson - Post Namers

Matthew A. Wilkinson
Post Namers

This is a bit unusual, I featured Matthew A. Wilkinson on one of the latest mixtapes here on dfbm. After the more experimental sSs EP I didn't know what to expect when he send me the link to a new album. So this is kind of weird, otherworldly ele …
Rye 'n Clover - Pencils, Paper & Scissors

Rye 'n Clover
Pencils, Paper & Scissors

2009 # folk, folk punk, banjo
So here is the next banjoist. Pretty straight and direct, but versatile played songs. It's inspired by clawhammer technique and folk-punk movement. It's also special, because he plays a nylonstring banjo, which sounds very unique. [mp3] R …

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