James Morrison is one of the UK’s most widely recognised singer-songwriters with multi-platinum selling albums charting in numerous countries, awards galore, and sales figures in excess of five million. There has been one thing missing from James’ arsenal, though – a signature acoustic guitar. Until now, that is…
Sometime Screaming Tree and Queen Of The Stone Age Mark Lanegan discusses reunions, nostalgia and his new, acoustic-heavy covers album with Joel McIver
Singer-songwriter and Nick Benjamin advocate Ryan Keen has been slowly building his fanbase over the past couple of years through relentless touring, self-funding EPs and, recently, with an innovative approach to promoting his debut album Room For Light. Andy Hughes caught up with the Totnes-born, London-based songwriter just before he kicked of his UK tour.
Sheryl Crow gets her Nashville country initiation with her ninth studio album Feels Like Home
Nick Mulvey has not only made a name for himself as an ex-member of the Mercury-nominated band Portico Quartet but also as the hottest new act, supporting the likes of Laura Marling, Jamie Cullum, and Lianne La Havas. His EP Fever to the Form proved that he is quickly coming into his own, so Acoustic’s Sarah Joy sat down to talk debut solo tours and his much anticipated first album.
Indie folk-rocker Damien Jurado has made 14 compelling albums, yet he’s still criminally underexposed. acoustic meets the man to discuss his latest album Brothers and Sisters of the Eternal Son.
With a CV that reads like a veritable who’s who of popular music, Andy Fairweather Low has often taken the back seat as the go-to-guy for some of the greatest musicians on the planet, but that’s changing. We talk to the unassuming Welsh star about his new album with the Lowriders Zone-O-Tone.
Valerie June owns a distinctive voice steeped in rootsy soulfulness. Raised on gospel, she fell in love with country as a youngster, but now audiences are falling in love with June and her organic moonshine roots music.
We chat to Ralph McTell ahead of his performance at Yamaha Music London Presents… Saturday Night Unplugged featuring special guests Albert Lee and Daniel Ho held after the first day of the London Acoustic Show 2015.
We meet up with Bill Collings – famed US luthier behind Collings Guitars – in Sarzana, Italy, to talk about the latest range of acoustics coming out of Austin, Texas: the Depression-era influenced Waterloo Guitars. There’s something of the Texas outlaw…