all-encompassing 3 CD set is the perfect introduction to English folk music and
features the cream of classic and contemporary English folk
Interest in English
folk music is at an all time high and this CD set is a perfect introduction to
the genre for fans of ‘nu-folk’ artists keen to explore the roots of folk as
well as established fans looking for a ‘very best of’ with an enthralling mix of
classic, contemporary and cutting-edge gems.
These 3 CDs will
explore the full spectrum of English folk via: the original pioneers such as
Billy Bragg, Eliza Carthy & Oliver Knight new artists such as Spiers &
Boden & Jim Moray folk groups such as Bellowhead, Mawkin Causley &
The 3 CD set
features music from legendary folk acts and definitive UK folk labels and offers
an unassailable range of English folk from the pioneers of the 1960s up till
today’s new crop.
Selected by esteemed
English folk journalist Colin Irwin.