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Sharrow Folk Festival

Fri 14 Nov 2014, 8pm-2am Hagglers Corner, 586 Queens Rd. S2 4DU

The first fundraiser for Sharrow Festival 2015, with a massive line up:Early Cartographers: Acoustic, bouncy, alternative, occasionally sinister but normally upbeat - YouTube - SoundCloud - Bandcamp - FacebookWreck The Place: Acoustic Punk with a Folk, Gypsyesque twist.Bandcamp - - - SoundCloud - FacebookThe Miser On The Faerie Gump: Sheffields' premier purveyors of Folk-Metal!FacebookAll Star Ceilidh Band: Details to follow.Chrystine Moon: Singer-songwriter, political musician, feminist comedian.YouTube - - FacebookCharlie Barker: It has been a busy few years for Charlie who made her TV debut on BBC1's 'The Next Big Thing', was a BBC Radio 2 Young Folk Awards semi finalist, released her first album Sleeping at the Station and second Ghosts & - YouTube - ReverbNation12 Dead In Everett: Playing syndicate-folk, anarcho-Americana and old time rebel songs - music to fan the flames of discontent and tell the Boss to go to hell. Guitar, banjo, accordion, and sweet harmonies of reason in a world deaf to exploitation. All members or fellow travellers of the anarcho-syndicalist IWW Union ('The Wobblies').SoundCloud FacebookAndy Whitehouse (The Silver Darlings): Solo set from The Silver Darlings' singer/guitarist. A varied collection playing the songs of downbeat romantics, helpless optimists, wandering forth glass in hand...ReverbNation Facebook - Facebook-Andy Whitehouse Paul Pearson: Affectionately known as the Steel Town Troubadour, Paul, from Sheffield, specializes in taking songs from excellent but obscure songwriters and turning them into PP Originals.ReverbNation Break a Leg! (Chris Rust & Karen Hisom): Playing a mixture of folk, jazz and blues songs, chosen for their emotional and narrative qualities and the opportunity for voice, clarinet and guitar to work - FacebookVinna Bee: Alt contemporary folk: A solo, a collective, a duo, a band, a project... But mostly the single visions of Sian Vinna Bevan helped out by various members of her musical - Bandcamp - YouTubeSyd Hux: Performs solo on-stage, using a loop station, mini grand-piano and vocal effects to build up a textured sound.YouTube - Bandcamp - FacebookSharrow FestivalSharrow Folk Festival Facebook event page

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