Tag: Stornoway

News | Stornoway release 6-track mini album

FFS favourites Stornoway have this month released a 6-track mini album, You Don’t Know Anything. The album features six new songs including live favourite ‘When You Touch Down From Outer Space’. Stornoway – who donated a song to this year’s…

Album | Stornoway – Tales From Terra Firma

Stornoway have a bit of a history with FFS. Around the time of their first album we became a little frustrated with their insistence that they were not a folk band. We wrote our review of the record as an…

Interview | Stornoway talk about forthcoming album, ‘Tales From Terra Firma’

Oxford folk act Stornoway have warmed the hearts of folk lovers since the release of their debut album, Beachcomber’s Windowsill, in 2010, their haunting and jaunty songs striking a chord with fans. They release their second album, Tales from Terra Firma, on March…

Live: Stornoway @ The Junction, Cambridge

Previous experience has taught me that the addition of anything resembling a string section to a live show can only ever be a very good thing. In fact, just a single violin can do the trick, and luckily for me,…

Festival: Bestival 2010

As an Isle of Wight native, I’ve seen Bestival grow from a small, sparky young thing in 2004 to the vast, fiery dragon it is today. I worried that my favourite festival was about to grow so big that it…

Brian’s Mixtape #36: Brian’s been to Glasto

Brian’s been a bit quiet of late, largely because when he gets really excited his wings start quivering and he can’t type.  What happened was, he realised it was June and that it was about to be Glastonbury, and his…