[See also Online directories and events listings]
new Books: secondhand & out of print.
- Accordion Profile Magazine
Monthly, national and international coverage.
Editor: Heather Smith
- Down Your Way
Monthly magazine about Yorkshire: nostalgia, heritage, tradition,
Editor: Kevin Hopkinson
Telephone: 01756 701381
Folk in Lincolnshire and East Yorkshire.
FolkTalk has now ceased print publication, but continues as a web-based
Editor: Jim Hancock
57 Lloyds Avenue, Scunthorpe DN17 1BY
Telephone: 01724 844241
- Rattle Up My Boys
Quarterly publication for those with an interest in sword dancing.
Editor: Jeff Lawson
110, Park Road, Chorley, Lancashire PR7 1QY
Telephone: 01257 249686
Folk & Acoustic Music
Independent quarterly publication founded 1974, covering the "South
- Tykes' News
Quarterly publication covering the West Yorks folk scene. Subscriptions
Editor: Carol Wood
408 Skipton Road, Utley, Keighley, West Yorks BD20 6HP
Telephone: 01535 606939
Online events listings: http://www.jimlawton.info/filofolk/
- Yorkshire Post
A listings supplement, The Guide, appears every Friday, containing
short previews and features. Copy deadline is two weeks before publication
date. Send details to:
2 Meadowcroft, Drighlington, Bradford BD11 1AZ
Send pictures to:
Features (The Guide), Yorkshire Post, Wellington Street, Leeds LS1
Books: secondhand and out of print
- Hallamshire Traditions
Folk and Traditional Arts consultancy run by Paul and Liz Davenport.
Paul's 'South Riding' series of song and tune books are now available
- David Herron Publishing
reprints and publishes books on traditional English music and song.
Publications: 'Boxing the Compass' by Roy Palmer 2001, a revised paperback
reprint of The Oxford Book of Sea Songs, 'Bosun's Locker' by Stan
Hugill 2006 (Reprinting) the collected writings of Stan's column in
Spin magazine, 'The Elliotts of Birtley' by Pete Wood 2008, a social
and musical history of the Elliotts and their impact on the Folk Revival,
'Working Songs' by Roy Palmer 2010, Roy Palmer's bestselling examination
of industrial folk song and its continued legacy today.
1 Fairbanks, Sowerby Bridge, West Yorkshire, HX6 2AB
Telephone: 01422 832460
- Mally's Traditional Music Store
Mail-order. Publisher and distributor of tunebooks, songbooks, tutors
Address: 3 East View, Moorside, Cleckheaton BD19 6LD
Telephone: 01274 876388
Fax: 01274 865208
- The Morris Shop
Travelling shop & mail-order for Books, CDs, DVDs and equipment.
"The one stop shop for all things Morris." Organised under
the auspices of the Morris Ring. Profits go to the central funds for
the benefit, furtherance and promotion of the Morris.
Contact: Steve Adamson
Telephone: 01274 773830
- Yorkshire Dales Workshops
Mail-order. Tunebooks, recordings (including Scandinavian imports)
and Geoff Bowen's How to Play Folk Fiddle.
Address: Yorkshire Dales Workshops, School of Art & Media,
Craven College - Aireville Campus, Gargrave Road, Skipton BD23 1US
Telephone: 01756 799367
- Collectors' Folk Books
Secondhand and out of print folksong and folklore books: mail order.
Full descriptions of items available, with digital photographs if
required. Unconditional guarantee of satisfaction. Email and online
Address: Dave Eyre
43 Storrs Hall Road, Sheffield S6 5AW
Telephone: 0114 234 4044