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The Mighty Sparrow's calypso- "Good Morning Mr. Walker"....Look who is singing it now

Published on Jan 29, 2015

From “The Wayward Tour Live” available from http://www.gonzomultimedia.co.uk and all other good music outlets: Eliza Carthy, and Jim Morray with the Wayward Band… 46 more words

Various Artists - The Joy Of Living - A Tribute To Ewan MacColl (2015)

 Ewan MacColl was (amongst other things) a performer, recording artist and a prolific songwriter, but he seems to have been a little coy about recording his own compositions. 1,000 more words

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Eliza Carthy - Neptune

01 – Blood On My Boots
02 – War
03 – Write A Letter
04 – Tea At Five
05 – Monkey
06 – Revolution… 10 more words

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The Joy Of Living - A celebration of the life of Ewan MacColl at The Sage

On Thursday, 5th November I went to the iconic Sage on the banks of the River Tyne. The concert I saw was a celebration of the life of Ewan McColl who was born 100 years ago in working class Salford. 530 more words

Album of the Week, November 1: Red Rice by Eliza Carthy

Eliza Carthy was born of folk royalty and emerged as a talent all her own. With parents like Martin Carthy and Norma Waterson, it’s no surprise that she found herself bitten by the music bug. 1,059 more words

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Song of the Day, October 21: Logan's Lament by Eliza Carthy and Tim Eriksen

Eliza Carthy has never been one to rest on her reputation. The daughter of two British folk legends, she carved out her own career as a distinctive fiddler, talented singer and songwriter, and music historian. 195 more words

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The Imagined Village - Empire and Love (2010)

The Imagined Village are a concept more than a band. The idea is a reimagining of English folk song in a modern, multi-cultural setting. I’d thought that this was part of the response in the English folk movement to then BNP leader Nick Griffin’s attempt to co-opt folk song as a tool for his racist ideology, but in fact the band pre-dates what became the Folk Against Facism movement. 502 more words

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