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Folk Music

Folk music both traditional folk and contemporary

Contents
Steve Tilston: The Reckoning – review
Folk music legend Loudon Wainwright on his musical family
The Last Nail
Rowan Tree Folk Song
Mozambique at Havering Folk Club
The Wreckers Prayer

Steve Tilston: The Reckoning – review

A Four Star review from the Guardian for Steve Tilston‘s album ‘The Reckoning‘    This article titled “Steve Tilston: The Reckoning – review” was written by Robin Denselow, for The Guardian on Thursday 21st July 2011 21.31 UTC In the … Continue reading

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Folk music legend Loudon Wainwright on his musical family

Loudon Wainwright was on the breakfast show. He’s just flown in for his UK tour. I’m going to see him again at the Royal Festival Hall before I go to Paris.http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-13185323  Andy Roberts http://distributedresearch.net/blog via posterous Technorati Tags: bbc, breakfast … Continue reading

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The Last Nail

The Last Nail – St Monan’s Boatyard Originally uploaded by AndyRob The Last Nail – A Song The Last Nail is a recently finished song for the old boatyard at St Monan’s in Scotland, with general reference to traditional craft … Continue reading

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Rowan Tree Folk Song

The Rowan Tree The little wild rowan tree (sorbus aucuparia) in my front garden is looking great at this time of year, although half the berries are gone already thanks to hungry blackbirds. I planted it there about ten years … Continue reading

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Mozambique at Havering Folk Club

Havering Folk Club – Mozambique Well, here’s a funny thing. Peter Walters from Havering Folk Club has started putting up some live performance videos on youTube and here’s one of me singing “Mozambique”, often a popular song from Dylan’s Desire … Continue reading

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The Wreckers Prayer

listen or download The Wreckers Prayer by Andy Roberts for free via last.fm The Wreckers Prayer – Lyrics “Oh Lord, please don’t let there be shipwrecks, Let the lighthouse shine out bright and clear. But if there needs to be … Continue reading

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