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News from FolkWords and information from the folk community, updates on gigs and tours. There are numerous sites that provide full listings of all UK festivals, tours and gigs, this is simply a listing of information sent to FolkWords. If you would like your event, gig  or tour listed here go to 'Contact'  and send your information to us. 

Latest album reviews include: 

String on String Amy McAllister 001  Adzooks alison and jack  Alight and Adrift Tilly Moses  Chapin Wickwar No Heaven  We Happy Few The Drystones 

                                   Flying Fish Nick dellar  Rosie Hood The Beautiful and The Actual  Jo Carley and The Old Dry Skulls Them Old Bones   Fraser Fifield In Buenos Aires                                         

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 Album of the Month May 2017 - 'All We Have Is Now' - Elephant Sessions

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Album of the Month     

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Sarah McQuaid 2017 Tour Dates

 Friday 30 June 2017 Penlee Park Open Air Theatre Penzance www.penleeparktheatre.com Wednesday 5 July 2017 Llangollen International Musical Eisteddfod international-eisteddfod.co.uk Saturday-Sunday 22-23 July 2017 Stainsby Festival Brunt's Farm, Stainsby, Chesterfield www.stainsbyfestival.org.ukThursday 27 July 2017 Evesham Arts Centre Victoria Avenue, Evesham www.eveshamartscentre.co.ukSaturday 23 September 2017 Southdowns Folk Festival Bognor Regis southdownsfolkfest.co.ukSunday 24 September 2017 The Subscription Rooms Gloucestershire www.subscriptionrooms.org.ukTuesday 26 September 2017 Rye Arts Festival -- Rye Community Centre, East Sussex www.ryeartsfestival.co.ukSunday 15 October 2017 Dreamers Folk -- The Sportsman's Arms, Redruth www.dreamersfolk.co.uk

 www.sarahmcquaid.com/tour 

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UNDERNEATH THE STARS FESTIVAL 21/ 23rd July 2017

Cannon Hall Open Farm, Cawthorn, South Yorkshire  

EDWARD II * RODDY WOOMBLE * JOHN TAMS & BARRY COOPE MARRY WATERSON * ÍMAR * ROB HERON & THE TEA PAD ORCHESTRA * DAMIEN O’KANE * SHEELANAGIG * YOLA CARTER * THE DESTROYERS * NEWTON FAULKNER * KATE RUSBY * SHOW OF HANDS LUCY ROSE * RAGHU DIXIT

 www.underthestarsfest.co.uk.

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 Towersey Festival 25-28 August 2017, Thame, Oxfordshire
 
Show Of Hands, Lindisfarne, The Blockheads and Foy Vance, KT Tunstall, Newton Faulkner, Eliza Carthy's The Wayward Band, Jon Boden, Lindisfarne,The Blockheads, Megson, Jim Causley (Singer Of The Year), plus a guaranteed slot for the winner of the Young Folk Award category.
Tickets available now with Adult Day Tickets from £30, Youth £21, Child £14, under 5 free. Tickets for the full festival are £126-£57 (Tier 3).

www.towerseyfestival.com

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