Embrace of Trees Trailer

We're going to be part of a lovely tree themed online launch event for Kate Innes's fantastic new children's book 'Greencoats'. We'll be joining Kate, storyteller Andy Harrop-Smith and storyteller folklorist Suzanne Tumnus to bring you 'Embrace of Trees' this…

Read more

The Bare Bones

In the past 6 months we've practically lived in the studio and have recorded a lot of new music. And maybe staying in one place and not travelling has brought out our mellow side, as much of this new material…

Read more

COVID Chorus Part 2! The Weight

For obvious reasons we’ve been unable to organise face to face workshops for the past 13 months, so to make up for this, last year a group of our workshop friends got together to record a video as The Covid…

Read more

Hola Weg! New release today ;)

Another musician’s joke… ‘Do you requests?” - ‘Only if we’re asked’. We know, a career in stand up comedy beckons. Not. 

Our latest release, Hola Weg, came about as a result of a request. We had an email from…

Read more

All the Way Home

Though we’ve seen many changes during Whalebone’s decade and a half existence, there’s been a single constant at the heart of what we do - we’re still just two guitarists with a passion for playing guitars. Although we’re known as…

Read more

200th Anniversary of Cinderloo

Today marks the 200th anniversary of Cinderloo! 

The Cinderloo Uprising took place at Old Park in the Coalbrookdale Coalfield on 2 February 1821, when the South Shropshire Yeomanry confronted a crowd of 3,000 mostly striking workers who had gathered to…

Read more

Oh my, snow!

View from the studio this morning! That's the River Severn you can see glistening. This time last week it was in flood - it still is, but it's gone down quite a bit!

Nevertheless, stunning. We're very thankful for being…

Read more