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  1. Priddy Folk Festival line-up announcedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | This Is Bristol

    ... writes for What's On . Among the musicians appearing over the three-day festival are Scottish singer songwriter Dick Gaughan, BBC Radio 2 Folk Musician of The Year Sam Sweeney and Bristol-based Steal Easy. Priddy has a reputation for being one of ...

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  2. Arts NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 21 | Sunday Herald

    ... singer-songwriter J.P. Cormier, The Scottish Traditional Song Collective, Aly Bain & Phil Cunningham, and Dick Gaughan. Saxophone and piano duo Tommy Smith & Brian Kellock, pictured, play concerts at Lyth Arts Centre in Caithness and Eden Court, ...

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  3. Folkin' around: Saturday with Jim Page, Sunday with Al StewartRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | HeraldNet

    A couple of old folksingers are performing in Snohomish County this week, but don't let that description fool you. Page, whose songs have been covered by the Doobie Brothers, Christy Moore, the Moving Hearts, Dick Gaughan, Roy Bailey, David Soul, Leftover Salmon and Michael Hedges, performs with his friend Bill Davie on June 20 at the Thumbnail Theater in Snohomish.

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  4. Folkin' around with Al Stewart and Jim PageRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | HeraldNet

    A couple of old folksingers are performing in Snohomish County this week, but don't let that description fool you. Page, whose songs have been covered by the Doobie Brothers, Christy Moore, the Moving Hearts, Dick Gaughan, Roy Bailey, David Soul, Leftover Salmon and Michael Hedges, performs with his friend Bill Davie on June 20 at the Thumbnail Theater in Snohomish.

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  5. Arts NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 18 | Sunday Herald

    ... singer-songwriter J.P. Cormier, The Scottish Traditional Song Collective, Aly Bain & Phil Cunningham, and Dick Gaughan. www.blas-festival.com Drummer Ken Mathieson's Classic Jazz Orchestra becomes the latest band to play at Kilbarchan Performing ...

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  6. Comedy and Runrig celebration among Blas Festival highlightsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | The Northern Scot

    ... performances from major figures on the Scottish traditional scene such as Aly Bain and Phil Cunningham, Dick Gaughan, Rod Paterson, Canada's J.P. Cormier and Eddi Reader, who appears in Nairn, Strathpeffer and Portree as a special guest of the Alan ...

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  7. Leading voice of folk plays BreweryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Thewestmorland Gazette

    LEGEND: renowned for his dexterous guitar-playing and tremendous voice, Dick Gaughan plays Kendal's Brewery Arts Centre on Thursday, July 9 . DICK Gaughan is one of the most potent artists to emerge from the Scottish folk music revival.

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  8. Calum shares stage with folk legend on May DayRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2015 | Falkirk Herald

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Local musician Calum Baird will be lugging his trusty guitar between four venues in a wild weekend that will see him support Dick Gaughan in Edinburgh.

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  9. Arts NewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    ... to coincide with the capital's Tradfest celebration of the traditional arts. Firebrand singer-guitarist Dick Gaughan appears at the club this Friday to mark May Day and virtuosic Swedish roots trio Vsen, who also play an intimate Renfrewshire gig in ...

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  10. Rura: Despite The DarkRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Sunday Herald

    ... the soft fiddle and flute harmonies on the majestic Weary Days, the bodhran that gives backbone to the rousing Dick Gaughan-style Between The Pines, the fiddle that supports the vocal melody of Cauld Wind Blast before taking solo flight. Lau are an ...

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  11. The Gander In The Pratie HoleRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2015 | The Session

    ... in the long-ago, when Planxty were playing this tune or even before. It follows Coppers and Brass on track 1 of Dick Gaughan's masterly guitar record. Does anyone know of the story behind it? Sounds like a pipe tune to me. Where is it in O'Neill? ...

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  12. blogRecord Store Day 2015: Comedian Stewart Lee On His Surprise Folk Tribute To Shirley CollinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2015 | NME

    ... had a record section and I got folk music out of it because the covers looked cool, and that way I got into Dick Gaughan and June Tabor and Nic Jones. Lots of the best albums were on the Topic label, but I never got into Shirley as a kid because she ...

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  13. Ewan McLennanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 15, 2015 | This Is Bristol

    ... mpeccable guitar style and one of those great storytelling voices. Since then, he's worked with Martin Simpson, Dick Gaughan and others, while developing his own songwriting skills to become a proper balladeer, with strong social conscience.

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  14. Review: Dick Gaughan at Bristol Folk HouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 13, 2015 | This Is Bristol

    When it comes to folk music legends they don't come much bigger than the man from Leith before us tonight. Dick Gaughan, pushing 70, has been around the block and back again and his impassioned style of playing and singing aligned with his strong sense of humane socialist politics has created a powerful body of work over the years.

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  15. Dick GaughanRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 8, 2015 | This Is Bristol

    Dick Gaughan has been at the cutting edge of Scottish music for over four decades. Guitarist, singer, songwriter, actor, musical director, composer, arranger, producer - he's been there and done it.

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  16. Leigh Folk Festival 2015: Lineup released for this year's festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2015 | Halstead Gazette

    ... celebrating 'Songs of Resistance, Democracy and Peace', to be headlined by the legendary Scottish folk singer Dick Gaughan, ably supported by a number of Leigh Folk Festival regulars, including M.G. Boulter, Kiti Theobald, Jack Forbes, Adam Rees & ...

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  17. Scottish folk singer to relaunch Justice Cafe seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2015 | Dorsetecho.co.uk

    ... a project regarding the history of political song. Having learnt from and worked with both Martin Simpson and Dick Gaughan in recent years, it is clear in Ewan's music that he has absorbed and inherited a great deal from the older generation of folk ...

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  18. Hartigan's FancyRead the original story

    Mar 16, 2015 | 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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  19. The New LineRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2015 | The Session

    Boys of the Lough is a Scottish-Irish folk band. The band for their first album, called Boys of the Lough consisted of Aly Bain , Cathal McConnell , Dick Gaughan vocals and guitar) and Robin Morton .

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  20. Great Speeches And Interviews: Facing Racial Anxiety And Stereotype Threat, Segment 1Read the original story

    Mar 6, 2015 | A-Infos Radio Project

    ... Ani DiFranco - Tis Of Thee, Capitol Steps - Workin' 9 To 10, Zinn - Patriot, Dick Gaughan - The World Turned Upsidedown, The Tokens - The Lion Sleeps Tonight, Willie Nelson - Stardust, Flip Phillips / Machito - Flying Home Point Of Inquiry: Getting ...

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