Modern Studies, – featuring in their number longtime Caught by the River friend and contributor Rob St John – release their debut LP Swell to Great later this month. This LP trailer, shot on a shonky Super 8 camera, contains scenes familiar to a lot of our readers, filmed as it was at this summer’s […]
Prince Buster is a big deal to me. I’ve listened and danced to his music for well over forty years now. As with his fellow countryman Lee Perry, it’s just always been there. Music how I like it: rhythmic, exotic, rebellious. He died this week and the tributes have been pouring in (unsurprisingly I found […]
Laura Barton’s Radio 4 series Notes From A Musical Island looked at the way that landscape can shape and inspire music and musicians, from instrumentation to rhythm and lyrics. In a live version of the programme taking place on the Caught by the River stage at The Good Life Experience next Saturday Laura has invited […]
Further to our post dated 16 August, The Lost Village of Clicket, the latest release from Folklore Tapes is out now. Find it in the Folklore store.
Laura Cannell blows my mind. Here’s a track from her forthcoming LP Simultaneous Flight Movement which is released on 21 October. Pre-order a copy today directly from Laura’s label Brawl Records. (JB)