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  1. Showers do not deter fans at Wickham FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 15 | Portsmouth Today

    ... got under way yesterday with musical highlights from John Jones & The Reluctant Ramblers, Tony McManus, Dick Gaughan and The Ukulele Orchestra of Great Britain, topped off with headline act James Blunt. He said: 'It was fantastic to be back in ...

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  2. Broadstairs Folk Week 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 5 | Kent Online

    ... August 10, at the Concert Marquee in Pierremont Park at 7.30pm. Other headliners include Scottish supremo Dick Gaughan, while Steeleye Span's Peter Knight pitches up with his own band Gigspanner. Folk award winner Bella Hardy, vocal harmonists the ...

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  3. 'Scotland Yet' film on screen in EyemouthRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2014 | Berwickshire News

    ... like Ian Hamilton QC, George Galloway, and Jim Sillars: and several of Scotland's top artists, including Dick Gaughan and Karine Polwart. "You can't make a good film out of propaganda," said Jack Foster. "What we've produced here is a documentary ...

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  4. David Mackenzie on Starred Up, prison movies and Dick GaughanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    ... there's a real opportunity to embrace the humanity of it and to find in all of that .... there's a line from a Dick Gaughan song, from a Burns poem, about 'the savage and the tender'. I wanted to find the tenderness in amongst the savagery. That was ...

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  5. Folk legend Dick Gaughan is at the George Hotel, South MoltonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2014 | This Is North Devon

    ... powerful voice, Gaughan's performance promises to be filled with acoustic excellence and a whole lot of heart. Dick Gaughan will be playing on Friday, June 6, 8.30pm at The George Hotel, South Molton. Tickets: A 10 (in advance), A 12 (on the door).

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  6. Doyle embraces opportunity to go solo for a whileRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    ... who was always bringing new albums home, Doyle came to appreciate Scottish and English influences, too - Dick Gaughan's guitar eccentricity, Martin Carthy's tunings, Richard Thompson's sheer brilliance - as well as McGlynn's rhythmical assurance and ...

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  7. Label's acts will gather at Towersey to celebrate 75 glorious yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | Thame Today

    ... label has overseen seminal releases from the likes of Martin Cathy, The Waterson family, Shirley Collins and Dick Gaughan. Eliza Carthy, who is directing the event said: "I'm thrilled to have been invited to host an event which celebrates Topic's ...

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  8. Preview: Martin Simpson to play live on ButeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2014 | Buteman Today

    ... DanAo, Martin Carthy, Cara Dillon, David Lindley, Roy Bailey, Martin Taylor, David Hidalgo, Steve Miller, Dick Gaughan and many more. Those Radio 2 Folk Awards nominations include nine consecutive years as nominee for Musician of the Year, a prize ...

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  9. The Driftwood Manor at Bradninch Folk ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2014 | Mid Devon Star

    The band made a preliminary expedition into the English music scene last November, when they supported Scottish folk legend Dick Gaughan at The Bath Folk Club.

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  10. You The Critic: Shetland Folk Festival 2014Read the original story

    May 9, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    ... a trend that will last the whole weekend in the festival club at Islesburgh House in Lerwick. As folk singer Dick Gaughan was once quoted as saying: "This festival should come with a health warning - no one sleeps." Undoubtedly the highlight of this ...

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  11. Folk hero to tell his tale at the Dog and PartridgeRead the original story

    Apr 11, 2014 | Uttoxeter Advertiser

    ... one for Forester, who has now started to get headline slots at big folk venues after recent support slots with Dick Gaughan, Jackie Oates, Lucy Ward, Katriona Gilmore and Jamie Roberts, Carrie Elkin and Martin Carthy. The LP is mastered by Pete ...

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  12. Are you tuned in to bridge song bid?Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 4, 2014 | Linlithgow Today

    ... in Queensferry in September. Competition judges include former Simple Minds manager Bruce Findlay, musician Dick Gaughan, music journalist Jim Gellatly, local indie band Bwani Junction and members of FETA. Forth Bridge Live spokesman Mark Taylor ...

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  13. David Mackenzie on Starred Up, prison movies and Dick GaughanRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2014 | Sunday Herald

    ... there's a real opportunity to embrace the humanity of it and to find in all of that .... there's a line from a Dick Gaughan song, from a Burns poem, about 'the savage and the tender'. I wanted to find the tenderness in amongst the savagery. That was ...

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  14. Alan Nichol has the latest news on the roots music sceneRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2014 | Chronicle Live

    ... chance to catch one of the finest talents the UK folk-scene has ever produced when singer/guitarist/songwriter Dick Gaughan is the guest. Dick has always maintained his unashamedly left of centre political stance with some well-chosen songs - ...

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  15. The Gooseberry BushRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2014 | The Session

    ... in 1965 or 66. I was also reminded by a request for a tune called "The West Clare Railway" , as I once heard Dick Gaughan play it , giving it that title. A great reel Kenny which is popular in Clare. Most tunes have something which gives them that ...

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  16. Julia Clifford'sRead the original story

    Feb 25, 2014 | The Session

    ... to go to Burns nights, I thought it sounded familiar, as well as having been blessed with hearing the likes of Dick Gaughan belt it out. There's another man who almost lost the fight with fags and booze The relationship of The Haughs to these other ...

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  17. Coppers And BrassRead the original story

    Feb 22, 2014 | The Session

    ... is pingini as well (the actual word being pras, but that doesn't make the translation as interesting!) It's on Dick Gaughan's record from 1977 and is the title of the record. It's in In Brendan Brethneach's book 1 with it's Irish name copper pennies ...

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  18. Matt Nicholls At The Cross FoxesRead the original story

    Feb 18, 2014 | Wrexham.com News

    ... with Eric Clapton, The Manic Street Preachers and Snow Patrol and Matt himself has also supported Bert Jansch, Dick Gaughan and Nick Harper among others. Hailing from Wrexham, North Wales, he has been playing acoustic guitar and singing since the ...

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