Folkfinds: Harriers of Discord and Mark A Pierce’s “Gold Watch and Chain”

  This week’s duet is a first-time collaboration between Mark Pierce of North East England and Californian Aimee Oliver. Mark is a folk hobbyist with a keen ear for American old-time and British traditional music; Aimee, as Harriers of Discord, frequently mines the fertile valley where surf rock intersects with … → read more

Folkfinds: Swamp Lightning’s “Carved In Stone”

Swamp Lightning

  Swamp Lightning, yet another terrific duo, is one of a handful of acts trying to make a thoroughly contemporary interpretation of American folk & traditional music. Drew Ford and Angel Attew have a delightfully expansive view of what constitutes folk, however, and do their best to mash as many … → read more