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A special edition of the folk, roots and acoustic-based music show, featuring big-name interviews and news from the 50th Sidmouth International Folk Festival, whose line-up includes singer/songwriter Ralph McTell , singer Kate Rusby and veteran folk-rockers Steeleye Span. [web address removed]

Contributors

Singer:
Ralph McTell
Singer:
Kate Rusby
Producer:
John Leonard

7/10. Mica Paris showcases vintage and contemporary soul, including as-yet-undiscovered artists. This edition features a transatlantic phone interview with Will Downing, who worked throughout the 1970s as a major session singer before establishing himself as a popular vocalist in his own right.

4/4. Series in which folk singer Eliza Carthy chronicles the evolution of British folk music over the past 40 years. This final instalment celebrates the current traditional music scene, with tunes from Kate Rusby and Jim Moray. Today's contributors include Richard Thompson, festival organiser Steve Heap and veteran folk singer Roy Bailey.

Contributors

Singer:
Eliza Carthy
Unknown:
Kate Rusby
Unknown:
Jim Moray.
Unknown:
Richard Thompson
Unknown:
Steve Heap
Singer:
Roy Bailey.

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