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NEW RELEASES: April & May 2012

April 30 2012 – Songs of Gold and Shadow – Cleo T French recording artist Cleo T releases her debut album produced by John Parish (P J Harvey) on Folkwit – look out for UK tour dates in May. May … Continue reading

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Mièle – Americana UK Review

A great review of Le jour et la nuit from Americana UK: “On a formative trip to Belgium I discovered the pleasures of beer, paprika and chips with mayonnaise. It was the first foreign country I visited and yet I … Continue reading

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Mièle – Shout4Music Review

Le jour et la nuit by Mièle reviewed in Shout4music.com: “Belgian chamber pop, sung in lustful panting French. ‘Le jour et la nuit’ is a shimmery opener: a slinky bass line beds the whispery vocals of Stéphane (male) and a … Continue reading

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NEW RELEASE: Shut Up & Listen – FREE ALBUM

Out now: a new FREE to download compilation 23-track album featuring the very best of Folkwit Records 2011 – recent, new and upcoming releases. Click on the image below to go and get your copy:

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Orwell – Live Review

Great review of Orwell‘s first show of their current UK tour @ Mello Mello, Liverpool from Purple Revolver: http://www.purplerevolver.com/music/reviews/121632-orwell-live-review-at-mello-mello.html Pictures by Marie Hazlewood

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Orwell – UK Tour 10-18 June

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Orwell – Music Critic Review

Orwell’s Continental reviewed by The Music Critic: “…melodic classic pop influenced by Eno, Krautrock and 80’s (1984 even?) influenced productions that are both enigmatic and cinematic at once. The album starts with the title track Continental and is at once … Continue reading

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Orwell – Rockfort review

Review of Continental from Rockfort – the French music and culture magazine: “Orwell is pretty much solely Jérome Didelot, a resident of Metz, the capital of the Lorraine in north-east France. Others pass though the line up – including Cascadeur … Continue reading

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Tasty Fanzine review of Continental

Words of praise for the wonderful new album Continental by Orwell: “Inspired by Gabriel Garcia Márquez’s novel ‘One Hundred Years of Solitude’ the French mastermind of Orwell, Jérôme Didelot provides with “Continental” a kind of concept album. These inspirations frame … Continue reading

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Continental – Americana UK Review

Some fine words from Dave Cowling of Americana UK for Orwell’s latest album Continental: “On previous Orwell records Jerome Didelot’s primary sensibility was classic Gallic pop mixed with some California sunshine, those ingredients are still here and there’s an addition. … Continue reading

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