Category Archives: Cayamo

Golden Bath’s 2013: Moments of the Year

So far the Ironbath has given awards to Jason Isbell for Album of the Year, Bella Hardy for Song of the Year and Ethan Johns for Concert of the Year, but there are more awards to be given for those people … Continue reading

Posted in Americana Music Festival, Amy Speace, Bella Hardy, Buddy Miller, Cayamo, Dawes, Devon Sproule, Emmylou Harris, Ethan Johns, Grace Potter & The Nocturnals, Hank Williams, Jason Isbell, Jim Bianco, Jim Lauderdale, Johnny Cash, Mary Gauthier, Meghan Arias, Meghan Coffee, Mike Farris, Neil Young, Paul Kelly, Richard Thompson, Rodney Crowell, The Rock Boat | 1 Comment

The Golden Bath’s 2013: Concert of the Year

It has been quite a year for live music. With Cayamo, The Rock Boat, the Americana Music Award’s and with gigs around the country (UK) the Ironbath has seen something like 200 sets, from hot new bands like The Lone … Continue reading

Posted in Amanda Shires, Americana Music Festival, Amy Speace, Cayamo, Ethan Johns, Jason Isbell, Joe Purdy, John Fullbright, Laura Marling, Milk Carton Kids, Rosanne Cash, Ryan Adams, Saints Of Valory, Scars On 45, St Paul & The Broken Bones, The Lone Bellow, The Rock Boat, The Rolling Stones, Van Morrison | 1 Comment

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

Sharing a cup of tea with Lissie and Charlene Soraia

Once upon a time back in the real world the Ironbath used to make tea for a living. With hindsight it was an inevitable career path after he became a championship tea maker at a very tender age during a cub … Continue reading

Posted in Adele, Cambridge Folk Festival, Cayamo, Charlene Soraia, Fleetwood Mac, Gretchen Peters, Keb' Mo, Lissie, Nanci Griffith, Richard Thompson, The Calling, The Unthanks | Leave a comment

Top 5 new names for Cayamo (PS they’re all girls!)

The Ironbath thought he would think outside the box – or should that be boat – and try to discover some potential new talent for Cayamo. Some of these names may have had an occassional mention but they haven’t featured significantly … Continue reading

Posted in Alex Wong, Alison Krauss, Amber Rubarth, Angel Snow, Cayamo, Coldplay, Hannah Cohen, Jesca Hoop, Kathryn Williams, Laura Marling, Laura Viers, The Pierces, Top 5, Vienna Tang, Viktor Krauss | Leave a comment

Meghan Arias – The blurry junction between music, poetry & love

The Ironbath has previously mentioned Meghan Coffee when he listed the Top 5 songs from the first Cayamo Journey Through Song. However now the Ironbath has some exciting news to pass on from Meghan. #1 she is now trading under … Continue reading

Posted in Cayamo, Edwin McCain, Meghan Arias, Meghan Coffee | 2 Comments