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RTÉ Radio 1 Folk Award Nominations Announced

We are delighted that both Lankum and Ye Vagabonds have been nominated for a clutch RTÉ Radio 1 Folk Awards to be announced at the inaugural ceremony at Vicar Street, […]


The Ballads of Child Migration

All-star cast including Andy Cutting and John Doyle on UK tour this autumn. In November a collective of brilliant and respected musicians and singers (John McCusker, Michael McGoldrick, Boo Hewerdine, […]


Exciting new folk duo Mama’s Broke to tour UK

New Sounds From Nova Scotia Announcing the first UK tour of compelling and exciting new folk duo Mama’s Broke. Highly influenced by their Canadian roots, Lisa and Amy are based out of […]


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.