Rag Foundation


Rag Foundation was founded by songwriting team Neil Woollard, voice; and multi-instrumentalist Kate Ronconion fiddle, in the late 90s. After
guitarist Richard Cowelljoined they recorded their critically acclaimed debut album Minka on Fflach:Tradd
Drummer and percussionist Huw Rees soon followed on the South by South West EP and it’s pioneering follow up album Uplands . Daniel KilBride completes the line up on bass.

Rag Foundation are based in South Wales, UK and have toured their electrifying brand of edgy, harmony soaked, alt-folk internationally. They have built a formidable live reputation on the circuit and at festivals. Rag Foundation have also supported Led Zeppelin legend Robert Plant  ,Billy Bragg, and the Levellers over the years.

The band hit the headlines in the summer of 2013 when their music was heard during the Premier League Swansea City vs Manchester United broadcast to 647m homes around the world, a global TV audience of 4.7bn.

Rag Foundation returned to the studio to work with super producer Gavin Monaghan who’s credits include Robert Plant , Scott Matthews, Ryan Adams & The Editors ’ debut album ‘The Back

Their critically acclaimed album ‘The Sparrow & the Thief’ is now available to download.