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Newton Faulkner

With his sixth studio album, Hit The Ground Running, Newton Faulkner rediscovered his passion for writing music solo whilst simultaneously realising the importance of experimenting creatively in other mediums. Many of Faulkner’s previous albums were co-written with his brother, so when Newtown took his first pitch for the album to him he was shocked when […]

Newton Faulkner – Hit The Ground Running

Newton Faulkner’s sixth studio album is a delightfully easy, upbeat and uplifting listen for summer. With Hit The Ground Running Faulkner explores his folk roots more whilst also weaving in a more mainstream American pop-folk ethos. Opening track Smoked Ice Cream is the perfect example of this as it fuses Faulkner’s stripped back guitar sound […]