lisa knapp

Navigator’s Best of 2013 Spotify Playlist

  • December 19, 2013

SpotifyWe’ve put together a Navigator Best of 2013 Spotify Playlist which features tracks from all of the albums we’ve released this year. If any of our releases have passed you by in the past 12 months (where have you been!?), its a great way to get a taster for what you’ve missed.

Click the Play button below to start listening…

Watch: Lisa Knapp – Shipping Song

  • December 2, 2013

Lisa Knapp - Hidden SeamLisa Knapp’s ‘Shipping Song’ is the latest track from her new album Hidden Seam to get the video treatment (after ‘Black Horse’).

Described as having “songs that twist, turn and constantly surprise” in the 4 star Guardian review, the new release has been nominated in the Best Album category at next years Folk Awards and Lisa’s also has nominations for Folk Singer of the Year and Best Original Song (for ‘Two Ravens’).

Hidden Seam is available now from, and iTunes.

BBC Radio 2 Folk Award Nominations

  • November 21, 2013

BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2014
The nominations for the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards were announced last night and Navigator are proud that many of our artists past and present have been nominated. Lisa Knapp has received three nominations in total which include Folk Singer of the Year, Best Album and Best Original Song. Josienne Clarke and Ben Walker have received two nominations for Best Duo and the Horizon Award whilst Lucy Ward also receives a nomination in the Folk Singer of the Year category. Other notable inclusions are Bella Hardy for Folk Singer of the Year and Sam Sweeney (of Bellowhead) whose nominated for Musician of the Year. Next year will be the 15th anniversary of the event which will take place at the Royal Albert Hall on Wednesday 19th February 2014, tickets are available now, with performers including Bellowhead, Clannad, Martin and Eliza Carthy, Suzanne Vega and Fisherman’s Friends confirmed to appear.

Navigator Artists on The Mark Radcliffe Folk Show

  • October 23, 2013

Delphonic Music is a Saddleworth based label releasing classic folk, roots, blues and acoustic music from an extensive archive of rare performances by some of the greatest artists who have ever lived. For more than 20 years Smooth Operations have recorded live sessions and concerts for BBC radio and television, Sky Arts, RTÉ and many more and over that time have built a very special archive of live music, including performances from some of the best artists in the world.

Watch: Lisa Knapp – Black Horse

  • October 15, 2013

The new video from Lisa Knapp is for the song Black Horse, taken from her latest album ‘Hidden Seam’. Black Horse is a song by the great, late English singer/songwriter, Lal Waterson, which Lisa was originally invited to perform on tour with Scottish singer and guitarist James Yorkston. Not only does James guest on this recording but Lisa was also thrilled to be joined by Lal’s daughter, Marry Waterson.