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January 2008

Flossie, Darlo and l'exception fran├žaise (2)

So what lured the young French prof into the Darlington folk scene I once knew so well? It is the town where I first set foot in a folk club (the Folk Workshop), once ran a club (the Spinning Wheel)... Read more →


Flossie, Darlo and l'exception fran├žaise (1)

If I introduced you to a French singer whose stock in trade included the powerful ballads of Edith Piaf, the clever lyricism of Jacques Brel or even a song from a Francophone Canadian, Kate McGarrigle, you wouldn't bat an eyelid.... Read more →