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Rachel Newton wins ‘Instrumentalist Of The Year’

Huge congratulations to the multi-talented Rachel Newton for her Instrumentalist Of The Year win at MG Alba Scots Trad Music Awards. A great night was had by all in the […]


Nancy Kerr Curates ‘Words & Music’ Concert Series

Folk singer Nancy Kerr curates a series of events exploring dialogues that spring from our environment and our relationships with, and within it, through literature, music and song. These special […]


Introducing Trio Dhoore

ABM are thrilled to introduce a young band of monstrously musical brothers from Flanders, Trio Dhoore: Koen (electro-acoustic hurdy-gurdy), Hartwin (diatonic accordion) and Ward Dhoore (acoustic guitar/mandolin.) They will be […]


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 thirty years’ experience of programming festivals and events including Sidmouth Festival, Towersey Festival, Folk in the Fall at the South Bank Centre and Ards International Guitar Festival as well as showcases and conferences for Folk Arts England and The Association of Festival Organisers.