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August 2011

Song of the Day (Revisited): Alan Stivell and an unofficial massed choir in Cardiff ...

April 2021 update: Alan Stivell is now 77. We've all got older; indeed this item first appeared when I was 10 years younger. Stivell has been a remarkable force in, to borrow the title of an 1971 instrumental album of... Read more →

Song of the Day: the end of a series

Sandy Denny, Fairport Convention, Albion Band, Dave Swarbrick, Dervish, Damien Dempsey, Eliza Carthy, Tony Capstick, High Level Ranters, Doonan Family Band, Jez lowe and the Bad Pennies, Republica, Capercaillie, Show of Hands, Jackson C Frank, Simon Mayor and Hilary James,... Read more →

Song of the Day: Show of Hands ... Cousin Jack

Show of Hands - Steve Knightley and Phil Beer, these days found in the excellent company of Miranda Sykes - have cornered an important rural market: championing the countrydwelling people of Britain who so often feel stripped of an effective... Read more →