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The Fatea Showcase Sessions are designed to provide greater exposure to artists that have impressed the Fatea team. Some are already signed, others are carving a solo trail, releasing songs on their own labels, all are dedicated to their music

Fatea Showcase Sessions are exclusively available for a three month period after which they will never be available again. The Fatea Showcase Sessions are zip files containing high quality, 256kbs, drm free, mp3s.

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Showcase Session - Halcyon - Summer 21

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"Whilst the songs on The Fatea Showcase Sessions come to you, the listener at no charge, they are not free. The writers/performers have put money, time and effort into creating the songs on this compilation for your enjoyment. We hope that you take the time to visit the websites of the artists included here and consider purchasing their music. Fatea hopes that this compilation gives you a taste for folk and roots orientated music and that you will seek out the works of the artists included in this compilation and in the wider music community."

"Halcyon" is dedicated to all acts from solo artists, through duos to bands. Each act has their own style and we hope you'll appreciate each of their efforts. The Fatea Showcase Sessions are designed so not all of the acts come from the same genre. "Halcyon" is available from May 1st to July 31st.
Click Here or Right Click, Save Target As to download
"The Fatea Showcase Session:Halcyon" is a zip file. There may be a delay before download starts on some systems
Download includes sleeve pack.
Details of previous Fatea Showcase Sessions can be found Here

Please encourage your friends to collect their free copy of "Halcyon". If you could put a link to The Fatea Showcase Sessions on your website or Facebook etc, that would be fantastic. We want as many people as possible to hear each session. If you do pass on a copy to your friends, please pass on the full folder with sleeve pack.

Halcyon - Artists

Lunatraktors - Rigs Of The Times
Margate's 'broken folk' duo Lunatraktors rework traditional music with influences from queer cabaret, post-punk, and trip-hop. Fusing tonal percussion, tap-dance and harmonic singing with whistles and drones, Lunatraktors strip folk down to its bare bones to raise the spirits.
www.lunatraktors.space

Carys - Wolf Song (Radio Edit)
Autistic Suffolk singer-songwriter Carys released her second album "WolfSong" during the first lockdown and hopes to be able to perform it to a real audience one day! This version is an edited remaster of the 7½ minute title track.
www.carysmusic.com

Greg Hancock - Changing
Greg Hancock is a singer-songwriter and guitarist with a widespread reputation as one of the most original and skilful artists on the modern acoustic music scene in the UK today. He recently released album number three, "Architecture & Archaeology".
www.greghancockmusic.com

Mari Joyce - Home
Mari Joyce is a Norwich based songwriter, creating meditative and heartfelt songs with a grounded earthy presence. Sometimes playing solo, sometimes accompanied by vocalist Joahanna Herron, cellist Alex Hobbs, violinist Alex Patterson, and percussionist Iestyn Griffith.
www.marijoyce.com

Erin Brown & Barry Watson - Hopping Down In Kent
Erin Brown & Barry Watson offer lively renditions of traditional folk music featuring vocals, fiddle, stomp box and accordion (plus occasional appearances from whistles and bouzouki). Songs and tunes are taken from England, Ireland, Scotland and further afield.
erinbrownmusic.co.uk/brownandwatson

Black Tar Roses - Idle Hands
Black Tar Roses from Plymouth, UK bring a great Americana, Rootsy/Folk sound with the attitude of Social Distortion from Southern California. All the players are excellent and the vocals jump out at ya with super intelligent lyrics and blasting backin'.
www.blacktarroses.com

Matthew G Morgan - Kitty
Music means a lot to so many people, but to Matthew G. Morgan, it means much more than anyone can ever imagine. He fell in love with music in 1992, and his journey so far has been one of discovery. Matthew performs traditional (American / European) songbook.
matthewgmorgan.com

Jenny Colquitt - Tell Me Where The Light Is
My name is Jenny Colquitt. I am a singer, songwriter, musician and citizen of North West, United Kingdom. I began writing music in my early teens and from there I have played many venues and spread my music far and wide.
jennycolquittmusic.com

Of Stone & Earth - Wild Creature
We are a duo, based in Devon, using accordion and voice to explore the world of song. We perform our own original songs. We describe ourselves as an alternative 'indie' folk duo. Although the combination of voice and accordion suggests traditional folk music, we take our influences from our individual musical tastes.
ofstoneandearth.bandcamp.com.

David Marquiss - The Raven
David Marquiss is a Bristol-based fingerstyle guitarist and singer. He is inspired by early blues, 1960s folk guitarists and all sorts of things besides and has just released his self-titled debut album which lead to him being described as 'a very expressive player'.
davidmarquiss.bandcamp.com

Fishing 4 Compliments - Drunken Tree
I am Eileen the singer -songwriter with Huddersfield based Indie folk/ pop band Fishing4Compliments. My songs are commonly inspired by dealing with difficult emotions and life situations which the band often bring to life in an upbeat and uplifting way.
fishing4compliments.bandcamp.com

Ian David Green - Oh Beautiful Heart
Ian David Green is a singer-songwriter from Liverpool, now living in London. His songs are noted for their poetic lyricism and rich, compelling stories; his musical arrangements are classic modern folk in style, centred on guitar and supported by piano, harmonica, mandolin and more.
iandavidgreen.com

Niamh Regan - Two Seagulls
Niamh Regan has carved out her own niche in the world of contemporary folk music and fulfil the potential she showed as a teenager. Prepare to hear something synchronously earthly and familiar, yet intoxicatingly fresh. Her debut album “Helmet” was released in 2020.
www.niamhregan.com

Kathy Giddins & The Rolling Sevens - Wallflower
Gathered together by songwriter Richard Clark, 'Kathy Giddins and the Rolling Sevens' is a collaboration between himself, the titled vocalist, guitarist Jordan Humber, drummer Chris Allan and backed by three members of the classically trained close harmony group The Swingles
kathygiddinsandtherollingsevens.bandcamp.com

Jon Wilks - John Riley
Jon Wilks, former journalist, current aoustic guitarist, folk strummer and singer-songwriter, based near Winchester but singing wherever you'll have me. His live shows are an amusing mix of folk song performance and conversation.
jonwilks.online

Stay Illusion - Prove Me Wrong
Stay Illusion is an Anglo-Swiss alternative rock band. We believe music is a great way to start conversations about difficult topics. Our songs talk about the importance of expressing our emotions, struggles with depression and fear, and the climate crisis.
stayillusion.ch


"Halcyon" is dedicated to all acts from solo artists, through duos to bands. Each act has their own style and we hope you'll appreciate each of their efforts. The Fatea Showcase Sessions are designed so not all of the acts come from the same genre. "Halcyon" is available from May 1st to July 31st.
Click Here or Right Click, Save Target As to download
"The Fatea Showcase Session:Halcyon" is a zip file. There may be a delay before download starts on some systems
Download includes sleeve pack.
Details of previous Fatea Showcase Sessions can be found Here

Please encourage your friends to collect their free copy of "Halcyon". If you could put a link to The Fatea Showcase Sessions on your website or Facebook etc, that would be fantastic. We want as many people as possible to hear each session. If you do pass on a copy to your friends, please pass on the full folder with sleeve pack.