Category Archives: Caitlin Rose

The Golden Bath’s 2013: Album Of The Year – Part 2 of 3

So this is the list of 20 albums that the Ironbath thought were pretty damn good in 2013 – but didn’t quite reach the shortlist. They are not in any order of merit, but are roughly alphabetical (at least in the … Continue reading

Posted in Andy Cutting, Art Garfunkle, Band Of Heathens, Brandy Clark, Caitlin Rose, Cayamo, Chris Wood, Devon Sproule, Emily Baker & The Red Clay Halo, Ethan Johns, Gillian Welch, Hem, Kim Richey, Laura Marling, London Grammar, Lori McKenna, Lucy Wainwright Roche, Martin Carthy, Michael Jackson, Mike O'Neill, Milk Carton Kids, Paul Simon, Portishead, sarah Jarosz, Steve Earle, Sturgill Simpson, The Civil Wars, The Imagined Village, The Lone Bellow, Willie Sugarcapps | 2 Comments

Anti-Christmas 2012: A Future Like Snow

The year is nearly over but and it is the season to look back on the past 12 months with disdain and disappointment, feel sorrow for what could have been and desperation for what was. But it is tougher this year. … Continue reading

Posted in Anderson Fair, Anti-Christmas, Brooke Waggoner, Caitlin Rose, Calexico, Cambridge Folk Festival, Catie Curtis, Cayamo, Choir Of Angels, Cover Lay Down, Doris Day, Elena James, Emily Baker & The Red Clay Halo, Fuel/Friends, Joni Mitchell, Joshua Hyslop, Kate Miller-Heidke, Katie Herzig, Keegan Dewitt, Lori McKenna, Matt Coleman, Megan Henwood, Nick Lowe, Prairie Empire, Reid Jamieson, Saints Of Valory, Shelley Adams, Shrewsbury Folk Festival, The Civil Wars, The Continental Club, The Hot Club Of Cowtown, The Pretenders, The Whiskey Sisters, Tori Amos, Tracey Thorn, Trent Dabbs | 2 Comments

Albums of 2011: Another 5 nominations

2011 really was a great year for music. This time last year the choice was far more sparse. There were some great albums in 2010: Caitlin Rose ‘Own Side Now’ (A 2010 release in the UK), Mary Gaultier’s ‘The Foundling’, Laura Marling’s … Continue reading

Posted in Adele, Bella Hardy, Caitlin Rose, Elizabeth Cook, English Folk, Laura Marling, Mary Gauthier, Megan Henwood, Over The Rhine, The Tallest Man On Earth, The Unthanks, Top 5 | 3 Comments

For Folk’s Sake: It’s Christmas

The Ironbath hates Christmas. Really hates it. It is the time of year when you have to be pleasant to the people who you spend most of the year trying to avoid. And presents…. yuck! Back in the day when the … Continue reading

Posted in Caitlin Rose, Christmas Music, Devon Sproule, Kathryn Williams | 1 Comment

Top 5 female performers who should be on Cayamo

It looks as if the Cayamo 2012 line up is more or less complete with something like 37 performers announced although it is evident that male performers out number female by about 2 to 1. The Ironbath would like to propose … Continue reading

Posted in Caitlin Rose, Cayamo, Devon Sproule, Elizabeth Cook, Frazey Ford, Kris Delmhorst, Top 5 | Leave a comment

SoundLand sampler download @ Noisetrade

The Ironbath’s favourite monetary unit is ‘free’, so he likes NoiseTrade – a website that allows artists to distribute their work for free in return for an email address. For artists it’s all about recognition and exposure largely with the aim … Continue reading

Posted in Ben Sollee, Caitlin Rose, Jason Isbell, Justin Townes Earle, Madi Diaz, Natalie Prass, The Bridges | Leave a comment