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daz_eagle 31-03-2011 02:17 AM

For Folk's Sake - Folk Music Folks
Listening to Midlake's new compilation album (which is very folky and an obvious nod of the head to their biggest influences) compelled me to share a couple of their picks, and ask others for contributions - rare or possibly unknown folk that should be better known....

First, obscure Dutch folk from Jan Duindam

Espers with Caroline

...and one from the brilliant Sandy Denny

daz_eagle 31-03-2011 10:52 AM

No folking replies? :(

peter.sutton 31-03-2011 11:52 AM

OK i`ll reply - i went to see The Unthanks at the De La Warr Pavilion last Sunday and it was a mesmerising, spellbinding experience.

(Did`nt think much of the Trembling Bells though)

daz_eagle 31-03-2011 12:18 PM

Bless you.

Ahh yeh, I've heard some of The Unthanks (If that's Rachel Unthank & The Winterset?) - liked their cover of Sea Song.

BBD 31-03-2011 12:48 PM

philsick 31-03-2011 07:02 PM

philsick 31-03-2011 07:03 PM

BBD 31-03-2011 07:30 PM


BBD 31-03-2011 07:33 PM

at last, on u toob :lux:

BBD 31-03-2011 07:40 PM

mary & emmylou :p

BBD 31-03-2011 07:47 PM

BBD 31-03-2011 07:57 PM

the master and an immeasurable influence on so many

philsick 31-03-2011 08:07 PM


Originally Posted by BBD


philsick 31-03-2011 08:12 PM

This sounds good sitting on top of a live in vehicle as the sun comes up .

BBD 31-03-2011 08:44 PM

:p great dave goulding song here which mike harding did a very good version of

daz_eagle 31-03-2011 08:48 PM

nice one fellas... i'll check all these out in a bit.

BBD 01-04-2011 12:16 AM

we're wolves of london :eek:

BBD 01-04-2011 12:18 AM

lovely duet -michael stipe's also done a fabulous version with his ow inimitabel vocal, sadly not on da toob tho' :(

SharkMan 01-04-2011 02:12 AM


SharkMan 01-04-2011 02:12 AM

The late great John Martyn.. if you don't own a copy of Solid Air, then you should.

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