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Folk on Foot
Folk on Foot
Matthew Bannister

“Modest people, playing gorgeous music, speaking articulately about areas they love. Fabulously calming” – one listener’s description of this multi-award-winning podcast in... more

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Official Folk Albums Chart Show—5th December 2023

Johnny Flynn and Robert Macfarlane are Matthew Bannister’s guests on this month’s Official Folk Albums Chart Show from Folk on... more

05 Dec 2023 · 1 hour, 5 minutes
Katie Spencer at Spurn Point

Come to “The Edge of the Land” with the wonderful singer, songwriter and guitarist Katie Spencer. She was born and... more

17 Nov 2023 · 45 minutes
Jon Wilks in Birmingham

Jon Wilks is singlehandedly bringing folk music to a wider audience, through his excellent TradFolk website and Old Songs Podcast... more

12 Oct 2023 · 56 minutes
Fiona Soe Paing in Aberdeenshire

When the Scottish Burmese sound artist Fiona Soe Paing discovered that one of her ancestors was a traditional singer, she... more

14 Sep 2023 · 52 minutes
The Music of the Big Walk

On August 4th 2023, Folk on Foot host Matthew Bannister set off on his biggest walk yet. Over two weeks,... more

31 Aug 2023 · 1 hour, 28 minutes
The Story of The Big Walk

On 4th August 2023, Folk on Foot host Matthew Bannister set off on his biggest walk yet: from Wickham Festival... more

24 Aug 2023 · 1 hour, 14 minutes
Johnny Campbell & Mikey Kenney on Whernside

This is our highest ever episode. We climbed to the top of Yorkshire’s tallest peak - Whernside - with the... more

13 Jul 2023 · 46 minutes
Angeline Morrison in North Cornwall

Angeline Morrison’s “The Sorrow Songs - Folk Songs of Black British Experience” was one of the most significant albums of... more

15 Jun 2023 · 59 minutes
James Yorkston and Nina Persson in Tentsmuir Forest

The Fife based singer/songwriter James Yorkston and the Cardigans lead singer Nina Persson teamed up with the Swedish Second Hand... more

18 May 2023 · 55 minutes
Katherine Priddy at Alvechurch & Tanworth in Arden

Katherine Priddy grew up in the village of Alvechurch in the West Midlands, writing songs as a teenager which eventually... more

13 Apr 2023 · 50 minutes
Folk on Foot
Official Folk Albums Chart Show—5th December 2023
Folk on Foot