Bronwynne Brent

Live Review | Roots Music Club, Doncaster | Review by Allan Wilkinson For almost forty years now I’ve been listening to Stuart Palmer’s distinctive voice, while watching those ten fingers traverse the strings on his vintage Martin. There’s always something instantly familiar with this combination, which provides a satisfying half-hour to get things off to … Continue reading Bronwynne Brent

Odette Michell

Live Review | Roots Music Club, Doncaster | Review by Allan Wilkinson Once again, the Roots Music Club in Doncaster provided a fitting platform for yet another debut appearance by a relatively new voice to the area. Singer songwriter Odette Michell arrived fully equipped with a couple of guitars, a guitar-shaped bouzouki, a laptop-shaped shruti … Continue reading Odette Michell

John Blek

Live Review | The Greystones, Sheffield | Review by Allan Wilkinson County Cork’s John Blek arrived tonight in Sheffield as part of his latest UK tour with plenty of material to draw upon, not least one or two songs from his latest album The Embers, which has just been released to favourable reports. His fifth … Continue reading John Blek

Seth Lakeman

Live Review | CAST Theatre, Doncaster | Review by Allan Wilkinson Northern Sky talks to Seth Lakeman about A Pilgrim's Tale: For the launch of his new album, A Pilgrim’s Tale, Seth Lakeman has chosen ten venues in locations very much associated with the Mayflower, starting in Doncaster, just twelve miles north of Scrooby, the … Continue reading Seth Lakeman

Della Mae

Live Review | The Greystones, Sheffield | Review by Allan Wilkinson Listen to Northern Sky's interview with Celia Woodsmith here: Despite having been around for over ten years now, many in the audience tonight were probably new to the Della Mae live experience and most were definitely new to the all-female quartet’s latest album release … Continue reading Della Mae