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Bokanté receives Grammy nomination for What Heat

Bokanté's collaboration with Metropole Orkest & Jules Buckley has earned them a Grammy nomination.

Les Amazones d’Afrique announce new album ‘Amazones Power’

The long-awaited follow up to their 2017 critically-acclaimed debut is out on 24 January 2020.

Mix the Music website launches, featuring Real World artists

Mix The Music is a multitrack download store offering mix stems for classic Real World tracks.

Iarla Ó Lionáird & Ríoghnach Connolly awarded Folk Singer of the Year titles

The lead singers of The Gloaming and The Breath were honoured at ceremonies in Manchester & Dublin.

Join the Real World Vinyl Club

Portico Quartet's double LP Live/Remix will be the second featured album in the monthly series.

Real World teams up with NTS Radio for Work In Progress Artist Development Programme 2020

Real World is partnering with NTS Radio on their Work in Progress Artist Development Programme.

7 RTÉ Radio 1 Folk Award nominations for Real World artists

The RTÉ Radio 1 Folk Awards will take place in Vicar St., Dublin on 24 October 2019.

Alan James Creative Bursaries 2019

The English Folk Dance and Song Society have awarded four new bursaries.

BBC Radio 2 Folk Award nominations for The Breath and Ríoghnach Connolly

The 2019 awards ceremony will take place in Manchester's Bridgewater Hall on 16 October.

Caoimhín Ó Raghallaigh & Thomas Bartlett reveal details of new album

A musical collaboration between two members of The Gloaming, the album is out in September.

Nusrat Fateh Ali Khan ‘Live at WOMAD 1985’ out today

Relive the magic of July 20th 1985, a pivotal performance for the legend of Qawwali music.