Sounds Like: Seth Lakeman, Gillian Welch, Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, The Jayhawks, Planxty
Stonecraft are a musical collaboration between Andy Morgan and Viil Fjose.
The sound is acoustic based, blending guitar with traditional Celtic instruments such as cittern and bouzouki and strong vocal harmonies which showcase their song-writing abilities.
The two singer-songwriters have develop...See Full Bio
“Having established their distinctive acoustic sound – created by vocal harmonies combined with Celtic instruments such as cittern and bouzouki – on the local circuit in South Wales, they developed it further on travels throughout France, Spain and Norway resulting in a sound that merges traditional European folk with rock in a manner not dissimilar at times to Steeleye Span. The result is a hugely engaging 10 tracks – two instrumentals, eight songs, seven of which are original compositions and one traditional Welsh folksong. A difficult one to pigeon hole covering, as it does, a ridiculously broad spectrum of styles ranging not far short of pop to baroque, but at the same time all hanging together rather beautifully. For lovers of traditional folk who aren’t stuck in the dark ages, Stonecraft come highly recommended. ****”
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