Discovery: A Different Thread

A Different Thread are an American folk group, with their latest track The Prickly Bush being a more modern take on an English folk tale.

By Jane Howkins

We say more modern but it’s still done in a traditional folk style, and fans of both schools of folk thought should find something to enjoy here. It may seem slightly odd at first for a duo from North Carolina to be singing such a traditionally British song but it really does sound great, with the eerie rhythm catching up with you quickly.

Check these guys out below – they’re absolutely fantastic!