#525 Junkboy – Release The Sunshine

Four years on from the wonderful Koyo, London brothers Junkboy are ready to return with their new album Sovereign Sky. The full album is due for November, but a song like ‘Release The Sunshine’ could never wait that long, its…

Album: Junkboy – Koyo

For those familiar with Junkboy‘s previous output, Koyo may come as something of a surprise. Although never a completely full-on krautrock machine, Junkboy, aka brothers Mik and Rich Hanscomb, certainly knew how to get into the teutonic groove. On Koyo,…

For Folk’s Sake Interview: An evening ale with Junkboy

It’s been a happy new year in more ways than one for Junkboy. The three-piece, who meld a strong folk influence onto lush, whimsical songs that take in everything from post-rock to relaxed electronica, are currently celebrating their 10th anniversary, in typically modest style. “Mik posted an update on Facebook which simply said ‘Ten glorious years’,” says Rich. “It’s been ten years since the first single came out. Ten strange years…”