The Beautiful and the Actual
“Deliver[s] balladry with the assurance, confidence and composure of some one who has been immersed in traditional music most of her life, which in a way she has.”
— Colin Irwin, fRoots
“A sublime debut by a wonderful singer”
— Ian Croft, R2
Nominated for a BBC Radio 2 Folk Award before the sessions for her debut album had even started, Rosie Hood has been delighting audiences as part of the Dovetail Trio in recent years. Her solo debut, released on 16th June 2017, is a charming collection of songs both traditional and original.
Featuring guests including Jefferson Hamer, Ollie King and Emma Smith, The Beautiful and the Actual is produced by Tom Wright.