Singer Johnny Drille is blazing a trail on the African music scene with his unique brand of Afro-folk. His sound, a blend of folk, African percussion and pidgin English, is inspired by bands such as Mumford and Sons. Drille who is signed to Africa’s largest label Mavin Records, spoke to iSingmag about his new single […]
How is Americana music faring in the UK? Judging by this year’s AmericanaFest UK, very well indeed. Billy Bragg, Robert Plant and Mumford and Sons were just some of the leading lights who turned out for this festival. LISA REDFORD reports on the Americana Music Association UK’s (AMA-UK) two-day celebration of Britain’s flourishing Americana music scene.