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The Boar's Head Carol

http://www.folkonthefarm.co.uk ROOTS Community Singers were invited to Coleorton W.I. to sing at their Christmas party. Here they are singing the Boar's Head...
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Steeleye Span BBC Interview Gay & Tim ~ All Around My Hat / Gaudete

Steeleye Span are an English folk-rock band formed in 1969. Still active today, along with Fairport Convention, they are amongst the best known acts of the B...
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Henry Priestman @ Beverley Folk Festival 2013

Henry Priestman @ Beverley Folk Festival 2013.
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2013 Beverley Folk Festival concert highlights

Revisiting all the musical highlights of Beverley Folk Festival's 30th Birthday including performances by The Proclaimers, Show of Hands, Oysterband, Blackbe...
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Folk rock is … - What is this ? - Growpicture.tk

The genre was pioneered by the Los Angeles band The Byrds, who began playing traditional folk music and Bob Dylan-penned material with rock instrumentation, in a style heavily influenced by The Beatles and other British bands.
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Singing in Christmas – English roots-style with Ashley Hutchings ...

Singing in Christmas – English roots-style with Ashley Hutchings ... | Traditional Music of the British Isles | Scoop.it
It is becoming a tradition at my house this time of year to go to a gig by The Albion Christmas Band, a wonderful group of roots musicians who go well beyond carols in their celebration of the winter solstice.
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Ashley Hutchings folk rock masterpiece available ... - Folk Roots List

The poems have echoes of medieval and traditional love songs while the music on the album is a microcosm of every band that Hutchings has created. The folk rock of Fairport Convention, The Albion Band and Steeleye ...
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Folk rock - New World Encyclopedia

Folk rock - New World Encyclopedia | Traditional Music of the British Isles | Scoop.it
... singer-songwriters. The term is not usually applied to rock music rooted in blues-based or other African American music or to music with non-European folk roots, which is more typically classified as world music.
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The curse of "World Music".

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Graded on a Curve: Shirley Collins, The Power of the True Love ...

Graded on a Curve: Shirley Collins, The Power of the True Love ... | Traditional Music of the British Isles | Scoop.it
Outside of Fairport Convention, Steeleye Span, and Scotland's Incredible String Band, the British folk-rock boom never really gained all that much commercial traction in the United States. ...
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Shirley Collins, haunting vocal.

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'Blackleg Miner'

This is my version of a Traditional English folk song called 'Blackleg Miner'
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Fairport Convention - Live 1970-05-27 and 1970-08-30 (Bootleg)

Fairport Convention - Live 1970-05-27 and 1970-08-30 (Bootleg) | Traditional Music of the British Isles | Scoop.it
The best British folk-rock band of the late '60s, Fairport Convention did more than any other act to develop a truly British variation on the folk-rock prototype by drawing upon traditional material and styles indigenous to the British Isles.
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Getting High: Blue Mountains Music Festival 2014 - No Depression ...

Getting High: Blue Mountains Music Festival 2014 - No Depression ... | Traditional Music of the British Isles | Scoop.it
The standouts, for me, this year were an all-girl harmony trio from Canada, two classical guitarists - brothers born in Kazakhstan of Armenian ancestry and raised in Australia - and a Mongolian-Chinese folk-rock group.
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Milwaukee Irish Fest - Lark in the Morning

Performing at the 2011 Milwaukee Irish Fest a set of tunes from our "Family" album, Lark in the Morning, The Miller's Maggot and Donegal Lass, with Zac Leger...
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Geoff & Maria Muldaur - Pottery Pie (Full Album)

Country: United States Year: 1968 00:00 Catch It 03:20 I'll Be Your Baby Tonight 07:17 New Orleans Hopscop Blues 10:04 Trails, Troubles, Tribulations 14:49 P...
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Jacqui McShee & Friends - English Christmas Carols - folk yourself

Jacqui McShee & Friends - English Christmas Carols - folk yourself | Traditional Music of the British Isles | Scoop.it
McShee's decision to accept Renbourne's invitation proved pivotal to the history of British music as Pentangle joined with Fairport Convention and Steeleye Span to put British folk-rock on the international map.
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Johnny Coppin Newsletter | The Folk Roots List

Studio guest on Sat 30 November show will be Ashley Hutchings – (founder of Fairport and Steeleye) About the re-issue of his classic album By Gloucester Docks I Sat Down and Wept And on Sat 7 Dec – St Agnes Fountain ...
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Costa del Folk Festival 14th – 19th Mar 2014 | Folk Radio UK

Costa del Folk Festival 14th – 19th Mar 2014 | Folk Radio UK | Traditional Music of the British Isles | Scoop.it
Escape the winter blues with Costa del Folk Festival 14th – 19th Mar 2014: Fairport Convention, Show of Hands, The Demon Barbers, The Mighty Doonans, Sean Taylor & more. ...
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Costa del Folk, :) 

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The Albion Christmas Band Fifteen years of ... - Folk Roots List

The Albion Christmas Band Fifteen years of ... - Folk Roots List | Traditional Music of the British Isles | Scoop.it
The Albion Christmas Band features the combined talents of Simon Nicol (founder member of Fairport Convention) on acoustic guitar and vocals, Kellie While (Albion Band), acoustic guitar, vocals and percussion, Simon Care (Edward II), melodeons, and...
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CELTIC FOLK PUNK AND MORE: REVIEW - BODH'AKTAN "Tant qu ...

CELTIC FOLK PUNK AND MORE: REVIEW - BODH'AKTAN "Tant qu ... | Traditional Music of the British Isles | Scoop.it
The lyrics are modern folk. I mean, the topic seems to be traditional, but I cannot imagine the same end in the XVIIIth century. No rest for the damned. Track no.
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Celtic-Folk-Punk! 

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