Tag: Beth Jeans Houghton

For Folk's Sake Beth Jeans Houghton and the Hooves of Destiny

Beth Jeans Houghton began her career solo in 2006, before collecting the Hooves of Destiny around her and galloping towards new folk music stardom with the release of first album ‘Yours Truly, CellophaneNose ‘ in 2012.  For reviews, tour dates, interviews and exciting news about Beth Jeans Houghton, keep it tuned to For Folk’s Sake.

In Photos: Latitude Festival

Our photographer about town, Georgie M’Glug, reports on the folkier side of Latitude…. Demure and unassuming as ever, but with a new-found fire in her belly, Laura Marling commands the Obelisk Arena on Friday night

Brian’s Mixtape #32: Moseley On Down

After spotting their rather brilliant blog post for FFS, Brian thought he’d ask the lovely folk at Moseley Folk Festival whether they’d put together a playlist to get him all fired up for the festival next September. Brian’s going to…

Stornaway and Beth Jeans Houghton tour

A couple of FFS favourites are heading out on a UK tour together, curated by the intriguing types at twisted folk. See the poster for deeeets. www.bethjeanshoughton.co.uk www.myspace.com/stornoway  

Cherbourg’s Andrew Davie to play solo show

Cherbourg’s Andrew Davie is to play a solo show in Hoxton on 16th November in the first of four days of gigs curated by Levi’s One to Watch. Hoxton Bar and Kitchen will be taken over from Monday 16th Novemeber to Thursday 19th, when a parallel gig will take place at Cargo.

EP: Beth Jeans Houghton – Golden

How gorgeous is the new Beth Jeans Houghton EP? Still relatively new on the scene, Newcastle’s BJH brings an air of 1920’s to her understated alt-folk.

Beth Jeans Houghton

They say: “In the past year 18 year old Newcastle based singer/songwriter Beth Jeans Houghton has garnered a reputation as an antidote to the current?crop of acoustic songstresses. With her alternative blend of experimental folk, Beth has been hailed by…