playlist

Best of Modern Folk

Seth Lakeman, Nancy Kerr, The Unthanks and more of the most vibrant contemporary folk.

35 songs (2 hours and 27 minutes) curated by Amazon's Music Experts
1
Instar
Nancy Kerr - Instar
4:40
2
Meet Me in the Twilight
Seth Lakeman & Wildwood Kin - Ballads of the Broken Few
3:50
3
Roll the Woodpile Down (Radio Edit)
Bellowhead - Roll The Woodpile Down
2:22
4
Mother, Go Make My Bed / Flower Of Swiss Cottage
Eliza Carthy - Mons Meg
6:50
5
Walk with Me (When the Sun Goes Down)
Show of Hands - The Long Way Home
2:40
6
Don't Let It Trouble Your Mind
Rhiannon Giddens - Tomorrow Is My Turn
3:39
7
Child Owlet
Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman - Tomorrow Will Follow Today
3:19
8
Queen of Hearts
The Unthanks - Last
4:32
9
Lord Douglas
Jim Moray - Skulk
7:16
10
The Burrian
Lau - Arc Light
6:39
11
Hobo's Lullaby
Billy Bragg & Joe Henry - Shine a Light: Field Recordings from the Great American Railroad
3:57
12
Tenting Tonight
The Young'Uns - Another Man's Ground
3:22
13
King Of Birds
Karine Polwart - Bbc Folk Awards 2013
4:13
14
Cornish Wassailing
Kate Rusby - The Frost Is All Over
5:06
15
Now You Know
Anaïs Mitchell - Xoa
3:09
16
It Would Not Be A Rose
Josienne Clarke and Ben Walker - Nothing Can Bring Back The Hour
3:22
17
A River Runs
Oysterband - This House Will Stand - The Best of Oysterband 1998 - 2015
4:34
18
Seven Brothers
Blair Dunlop - Blight & Blossom
4:42
19
You Are The One
Hannah James & Sam Sweeney - Catches & Glees
3:53
20
Hotline
Aidan O'Rourke - Hotline
6:43
21
The Ballad of George Collins
Sam Lee - Ground of Its Own - 2012 Barclaycard Mercury Prize Edition
3:59
22
The Only Thing to Do
Bella Hardy - With the Dawn
3:18
23
Anian
9Bach - Anian
4:18
24
The Queen's Lover
Ciaran Algar - Bbc Folk Awards 2014
3:55
25
Bonnie Portmore
The Rails - Fair Warning
2:32
26
Little Bird
Tim Edey - The Collective
4:16
27
Julia
Lucy Ward - Adelphi Has to Fly
5:00
28
The Dalesman's Litany / Trip To Priddy
Moore Moss Rutter - Moore Moss Rutter
6:54
29
None the Wiser
Chris Wood - Bbc Folk Awards 2014
4:08
30
Fodar
Julie Fowlis & Edward Doorley - Spirit of Scotland
2:13
31
Skin
Maz O'Connor - Skin
4:10
32
The Spider and the Wolf
Naomi Bedford feat. Jackie Oates - A History of Insolence
3:27
33
Codi Angor
Georgia Ruth - Week of Pines
3:23
34
The Weaver's Daughter
Fay Hield, The Hurricane Party - Orfeo
3:24
35
Two Ravens (feat. Martin Carthy)
Lisa Knapp - Hidden Seam
4:03