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 FolkCast 127
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FolkCast: the podcast that brings you the worlds of
folk, folk-rock, singer-songwriter and roots music.

In this edition of FolkCast we sing a couple of songs of the merry, merry month of May, we go to Gracelands, we wonder where the time has gone, we visit the court house to hear our brother speak, before not visiting Denver. Then we get wild in the country. It could be England, it could Ireland, it could be Wales ... or it could be Transylvania!

We go on a bug hunt with a flying Yeti and hear an Insanely Mental Instrumental with a mammoth title. There’s a song by a Victorian postman, and there’s a song about a Victorian miner. And then we break it all down and pack it all away with the final journey of a 1969 split screen camper van.

That’s our bill of fare: we’ve got folk, folk-rock, singer-songwriter, roots  … and hardly any country music!

FolkCast is produced and presented by
Folkie Phil Widdows

Music featured:


Bedfordshire May Carol
by Jack Sharp
from the album “From Here: English Folk Field Recordings” (2017)


Woods in May
by The Unthanks
from the album “Diversions Vol. 4: The Songs and Poems of Molly Drake” (2017)


Galway To Graceland
by Paul Walker & Karen Pfeiffer
from the album “Marble Town” (2017)


Who Knows Where The Time Goes
by Emily Maguire
from the album “A Bit Of Blue” (2017)


He’ll Fight
by Speak, Brother
single release, (May, 2017)



Denver
by Joe Martin
from the EP “Small World” (2017)


In The Country
by Police Dog Hogan
from the album “Wild By The Side Of The Road” (2017)

Holyhead Ferry
by Pairdown
from the album “Reach To Ring” (2017)


SOUNDBITE
Góbéfest — The UK’s first Transylvanian/Hungarian festival of arts, music and culture.
Friday 12th - Sunday 14th May 2017, Albert Square, Manchester

www.gobefest.com

Music featured:
1. Ez van! - That's The Way It Goes
2. Sziva¦ürva¦üny - Rainbow
3. Fel - Towards The Sky
4. Mindenkinek - To All


Fireflies
by Fly Yeti Fly
from the album “Shine A Light In The Dark” (2017)



INSANELY MENTAL INSTRUMENTAL
Iain Macphail's Compliments To Chrissie Leatham / Cooper Of Stannerton Heugh / One-Horned Sheep
by Alistair Anderson & Northlands
from the album “Alistair Anderson & Northlands” (2017)


More Happy Than A King
by Nick Wyke & Becki Driscoll
from the album “The Songs Of Edward Capern” (2017)


Old Miner
by Canny Fettle
from the album “Still Gannin' Canny” (2017)


Parachutes
by India Electric Co
from the EP “ECM1” (2017)


End Of The Road ('69 Campervan)
by Jimmy Lee Morris
from the album “Gallery” (June 2nd 2017)


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