Red Shoes is currently an acoustic duo based in Birmingham, England, consisting of Carolyn Evans on Vocals and Guitar and Mark Evans also on Vocals and Guitar. In the early 1980's the group named Red Shoes was a larger band, including Derek Eynon on Bass and Vocals and Nick Milward on Drums and Vocals. The original group had considerable success with several singles and an album, but broke up when Carolyn and Mark took time off to raise a family.
Afenginn is a band from Denmark. They play high energy Nordic folk. In 2005 they won the "Best world album" at the Danish World Awards, for the album Retrograd. Their second commercial album, Akrobakkus, was released 19 February, 2006.
MV&EE is a group of musicians focused around Matt Valentine, sometimes referred to as MV, and his partner Erika Elder. Matt Valentine was in the neo-psychedelic group, The Tower Recordings. While the duo record under many different names, including MV&EE Medicine Show and The Bummer Road, most of the records center around both artists and feature a rotating cast of additional musicians. Their style is self-described as "lunar ragas", with many of the lyrics dealing with celestial imagery.
Singer-songwriter Cole Stacey & multi-instrumentalist Joseph O'Keefe, both originally from Devon (UK) are two acclaimed acoustic musicians who have toured, played major festivals and opened sell-out shows for the likes of Midge Ure, Cara Dillon and Hayseed Dixie. In 2012 they released their debut joint album 'On Hire' which blends folk,gyspy jazz,paris cafe,pop & many more into a 10 track album.
Chris Arnott is an Australian songwriter, producer, singer and multi-instrumentalist based in Sydney. Arnott's first release 'Nothing So Far EP' was released February 13 2008 and was his first release. This was quickly followed by 'Far Beyond The Exits EP' on April 18 of the same year, attracting modest airplay on independent radio in Sydney with the single 'Paint By Numbers'. After extensive touring in both Australia and America, Arnott released his third EP 'Conversations' on May 3 2009.
Acoustic upbeat post folk. Flynn’s first single for Vertigo is wonderfully lazy, acoustic guitar driven song that arrives on the back of live dates with Jack Penate. Vertigo Records are poised to release the debut album by 24 year old Johnny Flynn entitled 'A Larum', out 26th May. The new single, entitled 'Tickle Me Pink' proceeds the release on 19th May. 2007 was a hell of a year for Johnny Flynn having released a bunch of critically acclaimed singles (both on Young & Lost and his new home Vertigo)...
Vandaveer is the town-folk, digi-pop, solo song & dance routine committed to tape and stated for the record by one Mark Charles Heidinger, hereby referred to as Mark Charles. In recent seasons (and in future seasons, no doubt) this Mark Charles character traversed the mighty American highways spreading golden pop rock cheer and debauchery as principle singer, songwriter, hand-clapper, and chorus-yelper for The Apparitions.