How a Scottish postie’s simple sea shanty struck a global chord | Folk music- Tempemail

It is no exaggeration to say that sea shanties have changed Nathan Evans’s life. The 26-year-old postman from Airdrie, North Lanarkshire, has become a phenomenon online thanks to the driving, rhythmic a cappella music. The sea shanty genre has unexpectedly broken into the mainstream, having become something of a global Continue Reading

Not just for drunken sailors: how sea shanties took over TikTok | Folk music- Tempemail

Name: Sea shanties. Age: At least 600 years old. Appearance: Just about the hippest thing on TikTok right now. TikTok? The app where people dance? More or less, yes, although it’s worth pointing out that recently TikTok users collaboratively designed, built and patented a cutting-edge pill bottle specifically to improve Continue Reading

INVNT acquires storytelling strategy firm, Folk Hero- Tempemail

Global live brand storytelling agency, INVNT, has acquired New York-based brand strategy firm, Folk Hero. The company works with global companies across the fashion and lifestyle sector such as Louis Vuitton Moët Hennessy and Calzedonia Group, as well as direct-to-consumer clients like Purple Mattress and banking and financial services organizations. Continue Reading

25 days of Ausmas: Richard Morgan, Analog Folk on John Lewis’ 2009 Christmas ad

Every day an advertising creative from Australia and New Zealand will offer their own favourite Christmas campaign from over the years as we celebrate the best work from the festive period the world over and hear their views on what is best in class. Advertising has a lot to thank Continue Reading

25 days of Ausmas: Richard Morgan, Analog Folk on John Lewis’ 2014 Christmas ad

Every day an advertising creative from Australia and New Zealand will offer their own favourite Christmas campaign from over the years as we celebrate the best work from the festive period the world over and hear their views on what is best in class. Advertising has a lot to thank Continue Reading