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The Hometowners plus special guests Stanley Accrington plus Roger Davies.
Friday 26th January 8.00pm at Playhouse 2 Newtown St Shaw Oldham OL2 8NX

The Hometowners and Tony Downes

Tickets £10 available from Interiors 37 Market St Shaw. Tel number: 01706 840400


BBC Radio 2 Folk awards 2017

Best Duo: Ross Ainslie & Ali Hutton
Best Traditional Track: Van Diemen’s Land by Daoirí Farrell
Musician of the Year: Rachel Newton
Lifetime Achievement Award: Ry Cooder
Hall of Fame: Woody Guthrie
Horizon Award: Daoirí Farrell
Best Group: The Furrow Collective
BBC Radio 2 Young Folk Award: Josie Duncan & Pablo Lafuente
Best Original Track: If Wishes Were Horses by Kris Drever
Lifetime Achievement Award: Al Stewart
Best Album: Songs of Separation – Songs of Separation
Folk Singer of the Year: Kris Drever

Accompanying Dave Swarbrick - A film by Line Buttenschøn & Sascha Pepke

Dave Swarbrick and Lars Kjaedegaard (photo copyright Roger Liptrot)

A documentary portrait of the late Dave Swarbrick conceived and written by his long-time friend and collaborator
Lars Kjaedegaard, a Danish novelist and musician who has backed Swarbrick on many tours of Denmark in the last thirty years.
An intimate portrait, on the road and events from his 50 year long career.
It includes an hour long concert recorded in Denmark. Total time 1.36 hours.

Buy a copy!


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