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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
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
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.
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