The Outsider: A Rainy Pilgrimage to Beddgelert

30 April 2017 // The Outsider

Nell Frizzell documents her outdoor pursuits in a new monthly column. Pictures by Nick Stanton It is a very strange thing to be heaving your knees up scrabble stone paths, through mists and mellow bursts of sunshine, humming Hen Wlad Fy Nhadau while, just a lamb’s bleat away, and entirely unknown to you, the Prime […]

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Jeb’s Jukebox

29 April 2017 // Jeb's Jukebox

Spaghetti Head Funky Axe Private Stock 1975 Is this the way everyone’s life is? Neither a success nor disaster; something that just rolls along. Today I worked seven hours in the garden turning beds; the soil is clay heavy and tired; I’m digging in manure and compost and sand. While I work I think of […]

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Thankful Villages Vol. 2 #3

28 April 2017 // Thankful Villages

Darren Hayman is back, with a second volume of songs resulting from his Thankful Villages project. The third village is Flixborough, North Lincolnshire. Flixborough, North Lincolnshire – Thankful Villages #21 from Darren Hayman on Vimeo. Flixborough has an extra reason to be thankful. It is strangely sited, perched on a hill high above a tired-looking […]

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Competition Results

27 April 2017 // Competition

Here are the results of our latest newsletter competition: Last week, we had three copies of Mark Lanegan Band’s new album Gargoyle — out tomorrow on Heavenly Recordings — to give away, on winners’ choice of CD or vinyl. We asked: Mark recently produced a record for a fellow Heavenly artist. But what are the […]

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Caught by the River at Port Eliot Festival 2017

27 April 2017 // Port Eliot Festival

Port Eliot Festival, St. Germans, Cornwall Thursday 27 – Sunday 30 July, 2017 With the summer on the horizon, it’s time think about the Caught by the River stage’s return to Port Eliot festival, and those amazing Cornish vistas that make for one of the most spectacular festival sites in Britain. This year — our […]

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