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Posted By: GUEST,henryp
04-Jul-22 - 11:32 AM
Thread Name: BBC Radio This week 2022
Subject: RE: BBC Radio This week 2022
Folk Show Wednesday 9pm BBC Radio 2
29 June 25 days to listen Mark plays new music by Siobhan Miller, Adam Holmes and Bella Hardy. We also hear new collaborations by Muireann Nic Amhlaoibh with the Irish Chamber Orchestra and the Gigspanner Big Band with 'The Salt Path' author, Raynor Winn.
6 July Upcoming trio The Magpies play live and talk about creating their Magpies Festival, now in its second year. The York-based group are Bella Gaffney on guitar, Kate Griffin on banjo, and Holly Brandon on fiddle.
27 July 8pm Commonwealth of Folk Mark Radcliffe celebrates roots music from around the Commonwealth, ahead of the 2022 Commonwealth Games in Birmingham. In a two-hour special, Mark plays music that connects the UK with Canada, India, Pakistan and Jamaica. His guests include Australian duo, The Weeping Willows.