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ABM at Celtic Connections

Happy New year! ABM is looking forward to attending Showcase Scotland, as part of Celtic Connections, and will be running a stand at the Trade Fair on 1st February, where delegates can come […]


New Old Time Sounds

We welcome several generations of quality American roots artists to the UK this year. The summer sees the return of the amazing and much-revered hardcore Americana singer/musician Tim Eriksen from […]


Trad. Reclaimed: Women In Folk Music

Co-curated between ABM and BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2017 Musician of the Year – harpist and singer Rachel Newton – Trad. Reclaimed is a music-based series at Kings Place, […]


Who We Are

Alan Bearman Music is a music agency representing some of the foremost artists on the folk, roots and acoustic music scene. ABM was formed in late 2004 and is based at Kings Place in North London. Alan has over 40 years experience of programming events and festivals including Sidmouth International Festival, Towersey Festival, Folk in the Fall at the South Bank Centre and the Ards International Guitar Festival.