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Track of the Week: Faustus – Blow The Windy Morning

  • November 9, 2015

Faustus - Broken Down GentlemenOur latest track of the week comes from folk trio Faustus, who performed this live version of Blow The Windy Morning during the recording of their latest album Broken Down Gentlemen.

Specialising in powerful delivery, faultless harmonies, inspired arrangements and a sprinkling of some of the earthiest songs in the folk cannon, Faustus are men on a mission to banish all that is anodyne and fey in the delivery of folk music.

Broken Down Gentlemen is available now on Propermusic, Amazon, iTunes, Spotify and from all good record stores.

Watch: Faustus – Og’s Eye Man [Songs From The Shed]

  • June 10, 2013

Faustus have recently been in session for Songs From The Shed where they performed several songs from their latest album ‘Broken Down Gentlemen’. You can watch Og’s Eye Man below and visit the Songs From The Shed website to see more.


Faustus – Broken Down Gentlemen reviews

  • March 11, 2013

Faustus - Broken Down GentlemenReleased today, the new Faustus album ‘Broken Down Gentlemen’ has garnered critical acclaim for its back to basics nature and the bands mission “to banish all that is anodyne and fey in the delivery of folk music”.

You can read some of the print reviews below and follow the links to read some of the great online reviews.

New Album: Faustus – Broken Down Gentlemen

  • January 14, 2013

Faustus - Broken Down GentlemenFaustus, the award winning super-group cement their return with the brand new album ‘Broken Down Gentlemem’, an inspired collection of some of the earthiest songs in the folk cannon, on the 11th March. In autumn 2012, Faustus returned to touring after a two year break to enthusiastic reviews while simultaneously putting the finishing touches to the brand new album, working once again with producer Stu Hanna. The group will be touring the new album in April throughout the UK, the full tour dates can be found below.

Nominated in the 2009 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards, the Faustus triumvirate are three of the leading lights of English folk music of their generation: Saul Rose (Waterson:Carthy, Whapweasel), Benji Kirkpatrick (Seth Lakeman Band, Bellowhead) and Paul Sartin (Bellowhead, Belshazzar’s Feast).