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Monday, 18 November 2013

Fairport Convention to headline Bristol Folk Festival - eFestivals.co.uk

Fairport Convention and FriendsFairport Convention have been announced as headliners of Bristol Folk Festival which returns to May Day Bank Holiday  running on Saturday 3rd and Sunday 4th May 2014 at two new venues – St Georges Bristol and Bristol Folk House.
Fairport Convention will headline the St George's stage on Sunday 4th May. Hailed as the originators of British folk-rock music, Fairport Convention groundbreaking album 'Liege & Lief' is one of the most influential folk albums of all time.
West country favourite, singer-songwriter Gaz Brookfield has also been confirmed for Bristol Folk Festival 2014.
They join the previously announced acts led by Spiers & Boden plus Jim Moray, Martha Tilston, Hannah James & Sam Sweeney, Paper Aeroplanes, Baxter Rhodes, Josienne Clark & Ben Walker, The Hut People, Phillip Henry and Hannah Martin, The Bookshop Band, The Black Feathers, Fabian Holland, Folklaw, The Willows, Matthew & Me, and Bad Cardigan.

The festival will also feature Morris dancers, mummers and maypoles, ceilidhs,and singalong sessions.

Read more at http://www.efestivals.co.uk/news/13/131113d.shtml#rlQUOPV0moAXGzDz.99


Fairport Convention and Matthews Southern Comfort
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Live At Maidstone Castle 1970
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