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  1. Eddi Reader and Show Of Hands go to church for York concerts at St Michael-le-BelfreyRead the original story

    Tuesday | York Press

    TWO concerts at St Michael-le-Belfrey, York, will go ahead in memory of promoter Simon Heginbotham, who died last Friday. Mr Heginbotham, who founded and ran Saltaire Live, had expanded his portfolio by booking folk luminaries Eddi Reader for Saturday and Show Of Hands for May 12. Tickets for each 8pm show - A 20 for the first, A 22.50 for the second - are on sale at sivtickets.com.

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  2. Eddi Reader and Show Of Hands go to church for York concerts at St Michael-le-BelfreyRead the original story

    Tuesday | York Press

    Solution! How about using St Michael-le-Belfrey church, in High Petergate, for Eddi Reader on Saturday and Show Of Hands a fortnight later? Simon Heginbotham, promoter of Saltaire Live in West Yorkshire, is spreading his promotional wings by staging this brace of York concerts. "The shows are with performers who have not appeared in the city for a number of years due to the lack of a suitably sized seated venue," says the organiser.

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  3. King's Lynn Festival ticket sales get off to a flying startRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 5 | Lynn News

    ... career has taken a new path as a pianist, historian and BBC arts presenter Andrew Graham-Dixon, folk singer Eddi Reader and touring band Los Pacaminos with Paul Young. For Strictly Come Dancing fans there will be a special treat when 2017 finalist ...

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  4. King's Lynn Festival ticket sales off to flying startRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 5 | Wisbech Standard

    ... career has taken a new path as a pianist, historian and BBC arts presenter Andrew Graham-Dixon, folk singer Eddi Reader and touring band Los Pacaminos with Paul Young. For Strictly Come Dancing fans there will be a special treat when 2017 finalist ...

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  5. Anvil Arts preview: weekend of great musicRead the original story

    Mar 22, 2018 | Basingstoke Gazette

    ... BBC TV series Transatlantic Sessions in which he and Phil appear, and has featured on recordings by the likes of Eddi Reader and Richard Thompson. Phil Cunningham is a world-famous accordion player and composer and was nominated in 1996 by The ...

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  6. King's Lynn Festival line-up revealedRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | Eastern Daily Press

    ... their own arrangements of well-known songs. Adding to the programme's variety are leading British folk singer Eddi Reader, and Los Pacaminos with Paul Young. Andrew Graham Dixon will give two talks, one on his latest project, Royal art work, and ...

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  7. Irvine singer Eddi Reader brings River City cast to hometown for incredible cash donationRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | The Daily Record

    Eddi Reader returned to her hometown last week to make a generous donation - and brought a selection of small-screen stars with her too. The Irvine songstress returned to Bourtreehill with some of the cast from River City as she donated 1000 to Age Concern.

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  8. Folk music legends coming to HaltonRead the original story

    Feb 5, 2018 | Runcornandwidnesworld.co.uk

    ... a founder member of the Boys of the Lough and his passionate fiddle playing has been featured on recordings by Eddi Reader and Richard Thompson. Accordion player Phil has been named as one of Scotland's 25 most influential people and his mastery of ...

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  9. Love song to ScotlandRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 23, 2018 | BBC News

    ... back to being young 20-year-old that wrote it." Over the years the song has been covered by musicians from Eddi Reader and Paolo Nutini to Amy Macdonald and Ronan Keating. It was used for a television advert for Homecoming Scotland 2009 but the most ...

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  10. The perfect Burns Night, at homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2018 | Sunday Herald

    ... mash. The music: Get out one of your old Celtic Connections CDs to give your evening a global feel. Or put on Eddi Reader Sings The Songs Of Robert Burns. Do the drill: You may not want to do the full Burns ceremonial ultra-marathon in your home, ...

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  11. Why the Bard still mattersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2018 | Sunday Herald

    ... Supper in Dumfries, the event, a kind of arts festival meets giant supper club - including performances from Eddi Reader, Ocean Wisdom and others - isn't so much about the bard, but about communing. It's a friendship festival. "We don't place Burns ...

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  12. Robert McNeil's week ahead: Get set for Celtic ConnectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2018 | Sunday Herald

    ... Milligan, one of the original performers in 1994, as musical director and a line-up including String Sisters, Eddi Reader, Ian McCalman, Gyan Singh and Siobhan Miller. The following night sees the first of the Danny Kyle Open Stage concerts, in ...

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  13. Robert McNeil's week ahead: Get set for Celtic ConnectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 14, 2018 | Sunday Herald

    ... Milligan, one of the original performers in 1994, as musical director and a line-up including String Sisters, Eddi Reader, Ian McCalman, Gyan Singh and Siobhan Miller. The following night sees the first of the Danny Kyle Open Stage concerts, in ...

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  14. 'It's like being a kid in a sweet shop, but some of the best sweets are too high for me to reach'Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    ... 18 show, which to no-one's surprise has sold out in double-quick time, will feature a stellar line-up including Eddi Reader, Cherish the Ladies, Sharon Shannon, Louis Abbott and Kris Drever, In the years since it began this annual celebration of ...

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  15. Hero of the Med... and made to be our Great ScotRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2017 | The Daily Record

    ... Scotland's unsung heroes, selfless Jim received a standing ovation when he picked up his award from singer Eddi Reader. Along with our associate sponsors Specsavers, we saluted ordinary Scots doing extraordinary things as well as stars from sport, ...

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  16. Eigg's historic community buy out to be celebrated in Celtic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2017 | Sunday Herald

    ... sts who have performed at the festival over the years. It will include Tryst, Saltfishforty, Cherish the Ladies, Eddi Reader, Sharon Shannon, String Sisters, Kris Drever, Ross Ainslie and Ali Hutton, among others.

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  17. Kate Rusby on returning to Norwich to celebrate 25 years on the roadRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2017 | Eastern Daily Press

    ... 10 duet All Over Again with Ronan Keating, and other collaborations with artists beyond the folk scene such as Eddi Reader, Blur's Graham Coxon, Idlewild's Roddy Woomble and Ella Edmondson. She has also enjoyed forays into film music (Heartlands) ...

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  18. Intercontinental celebration of Irish, Celtic, French and Canadian folk musicRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 3, 2017 | The New Zealand Herald

    ... performer himself, his songs have been covered by a growing list of established artists including Christy Moore, Eddi Reader and Josh Groban. Vishten - this French Canadian powerhouse trio is making a first visit to New Zealand, bringing upbeat ...

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  19. Boo Hewerdine, who will be playing at Keighley's Lemon Tree cafe and bistroRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 23, 2017 | Keighleynews.co.uk

    ... before the formation of his 1980s group, The Bible. Brit Award winning, former Fairground Attraction singer Eddi Reader is the perhaps the artist Boo Hewerdine is most regularly associated with, as a songwriter, musician and producer. Together they ...

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  20. Eddi Reader and Red Pines tee off at festivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 1, 2017 | The Daily Record

    With the weather playing ball, 500 music lovers lapped up the sun and an impressive line-up which included Eddi Reader and a host of local bands. Golf club captain Athole McDonald said: "Like golf clubs across the country, Craigie Hill is having to broaden our horizons and the festival seems to have struck the right note with members and folk looking for a great day out.

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