Updated 18th March 2020
|Alan Stivell||The guru of modern rock-celtic music. I have enjoyed Alan’s Music since the early 70’s. The mixture of modern rock and celtic folk music is electric. As well as three vinyl albums, I now have much of Stivell’s earlier works on CD. 21st album AU-DELA DES MOTS. New website with nice music.|
|Ralph McTell||Singer/songwriter and blues guitar wizard. I have been going to see Ralph since the early 1970’s. I still love going to his concerts, as he is such an excellent performer. I always have a chat to him after the show.|
|Afro Celt Sound System||Enjoy motoring to their music.Iarla Ó Lionáird – an exponent of sean nos traditional Irish singing.|
|Dan ar Bras||Breton musician – He was with Alan Stivell in the seventies.|
|Gabriel Yacoub|| I first heard of Gabriel when he was with Alan Stivell in the early 70s.Just love his BEL album.
“Gabriel Yacoub is now recognized as one of France’s foremost folk / pop artists.
|June Tabor||“June Tabor… is quite simply one of Britain’s greatest interpreters of popular song. “(The Guardian)|
|Shirley Collins||A performer deeply influenced by the folk tradition. Shirley has been awarded an MBE for Services to Music.|
|Dave Onions||“Dave is a singer/songwriter and gifted multi-instrumentalist, playing a variety of instruments, and in a live setting plays guitar & mandolin”.|
|Rory McLeod||A one man soulband, poet and storyteller, singing his own unique upbeat dance stories|
|Bill Jones||Quoting her website…”Bill Jones is not what you might expect. For a start, he’s a she (Bill is short for Belinda) so instead of a six foot bloke, you get a lively young woman.”|
|Jez Lowe||Singer songwriter from up north.. Great voice, excellent songs and lovely sounding guitar.|
|Andy Cutting||Andy Cutting is a rarity. A musician’s musician: a soulful and technically outstanding melodeon practitioner with an ear for a fine tune.|
|Karen Tweed||Karen Tweed is established as one of the finest exponents of the piano accordion and is also in demand for her work as an arranger, composer and tutor.|
|Ian Bruce||Folk singer & songwriter…|
|Harvey Andrews||Singer, songwriter. Love the Middle Lane Motorist song.|
|Dick Gaughan||Scottish singer songwriter.|
|Vin Garbutt||“He is still “The biggest draw on the British Folk Scene”, and at the same time is the funniest and most serious man on the Folk Scene!”|
|Eileen McGann||“One of folk music’s most breathtaking voices….” Beautiful words & music. Have seen Eileen several times in concert.|
|Tim van Eyken||BBC Young Folk Award holder…Tim plays the melodeon (or button accordion), and is a talented singer, guitarist and whistle player.|
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