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Latest album reviews include: 

An Invitation To Dance  Dominion Melrose Quartet  the-distance-cover1 

Kate Rusby-Angels and Men   Ben Robertson North   Plant and Taylor front cover 001  

 More Songs To Sing 001  Laura Smyth and Ted Kemp The Poachers Fate  Drive Away Dull Care from Lowp  She-and-I album cover        


 Album of the Month October 2017: 'Anarchy And Love' - Adrian Nation

Adrian Nation Anarchy and Love    

 "... an album of truth and sincerity"  


Folk Music at the National Centre for Early Music (NCEM), York Autumn 2017
NCEM, St Margaret’s Church, Walmgate, York YO1 9TL
Box Office: 01904 658338, Web: 

Lady Maisery
Monday 20th November 2017 7.30pm

Tickets: £16.00 (concessions £14.00; under 35 & full time students £5.00).

John Kirkpatrick - Carolling and Crumpets - Monday 18th December 2017 7.30pm
Tickets: £15.00 (concessions £13.00; under 35 & full time students £5.00).


The Lock In ‘Christmas Carol’ - The Demon Barbers 

1st Dec: Barnsley Civic – 8th Dec: The Met, Bury – 9th Dec: Norwich Playhouse – 10th Dec: Bedford Corn Exchange – 16th Dec: Sage Gateshead – 17th Dec: Theatre By The Lake, Keswick


Jez Helard and The Djukella Orchestra Tour

 December 1st EYEMOUTH Hippodrome 2nd MONIAIVE Craigdarroch Arms Hotel 3rd INVERNESS Hootananny 4th ABERDEEN Blue Lamp 5th GLASGOW - Star Folk Club 6th KILBARCHAN Centre for Peforming Arts 7th FALKIRK Folk Club 8th GLENBUCHAT Hall 9th FIFE Letham Nights 10th EDINBURGHEdinburgh House Concert 11th HAWICK String Theory


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