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Interview: Eliza Carthy

Folk star Eliza Carthy let us in on her PRS for Music Foundation commission for the upcoming New Music Biennial 2017…

Playlist: Neil Pearson, EFDSS

Welcome to this week’s playlist, curated by Neil Pearson from the English Folk Dance and Song Society. Neil’s selection includes choice folk acts Eliza Carthy, The Full English, Maz O'Connor and Nic Jones…

British talent returns to WOMEX

After a five-year absence of British talent, three UK artists have been selected to perform at the Womex world music convention in Copenhagen, October 2011. Celebrating the breadth of world music being produced in the UK today, the acts are: Juju, a collaboration between guitarist Justin Adams and Gambian griot Juldeh Camara; a figurehead of English folk music, Eliza Carthy performing with her new band; and Krar Collective.…