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Banbury Guardian
Campaign taken to top of the bill at Cropredy festivalFairport Convention bass player Dave Pegg donned a new-style Hands Off the Hort
Campaign taken to top of the bill at Cropredy festival
Banbury Guardian / Posted 10 days ago
Fairport Convention bass player Dave Pegg donned a new-style Hands Off the Horton tee-shirt when the band played the customary headline set on Saturday to end this year’s festival at Cropredy. (Picture by Kirstie Handley) Peggy, who lives in... Read more
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chad
Record Review with Kevin Bryanas Anywhere You Want To Go, Come As You Are and Blues Magic, with its eloquent
Record Review with Kevin Bryan
chad / Posted 11 days ago
as Anywhere You Want To Go, Come As You Are and Blues Magic, with its eloquent echoes of Peter Green era Fleetwood Mac. Fairport Convention - Live at My Father’s Place 1974 (Retroworld).­ Vocalist Sandy Denny was nearing the end of her second... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Fairport Convention praise fans – and the weather – for 'best ever' Cropredy FestivalFOLK rock band Fairport Convention have described the weekend's Cropredy Festiv
Fairport Convention praise fans – and the weather – for 'best ever' Cropredy Festival
Oxford Mail / Posted 12 days ago
FOLK rock band Fairport Convention have described the weekend's Cropredy Festival as the best ever. A capacity crowd of almost 20,000 people packed the festival field, near Banbury for the 37th instalment of the event, which was set up and still... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Star Wars actor Kenny Baker joins list of celebrity 2016 deaths(Andy Kelvin/PA) Boxing champion Muhammad Ali died aged 74 on June 3. Muhammad
Star Wars actor Kenny Baker joins list of celebrity 2016 deaths
Irish Examiner / Posted 12 days ago
(Andy Kelvin/PA) Boxing champion Muhammad Ali died aged 74 on June 3. Muhammad Ali (AP) Singer Dave Swarbrick of folk band Fairport Convention died aged 75 on June 3. Dave Swarbrick (Martin Stephens/PA) Anton Yelchin, actor in Star Trek, died aged... Read more
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News.com.au
List of 2016 celebrity deathsmogul Reg Grundy aged 92 on May 9 * Boxing champion Muhammad Ali aged 74 on Ju
List of 2016 celebrity deaths
News.com.au / Posted 12 days ago
mogul Reg Grundy aged 92 on May 9 * Boxing champion Muhammad Ali aged 74 on June 3. * Singer Dave Swarbrick of folk band Fairport Convention aged 75 on June 3. * Anton Yelchin, actor in Star Trek, aged 27 on June 19. * Oscar-winning director... Read more
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The Courier Mail
List of 2016 celebrity deathsmogul Reg Grundy aged 92 on May 9 * Boxing champion Muhammad Ali aged 74 on Ju
List of 2016 celebrity deaths
The Courier Mail / Posted 12 days ago
mogul Reg Grundy aged 92 on May 9 * Boxing champion Muhammad Ali aged 74 on June 3. * Singer Dave Swarbrick of folk band Fairport Convention aged 75 on June 3. * Anton Yelchin, actor in Star Trek, aged 27 on June 19. * Oscar-winning director... Read more
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Oxford Mail
Madness and bluegrass get the crowds on their feet at a scorching Cropredy festivalfestival - correctly known as Fairport's Cropredy Convention – began at 4pm on
Madness and bluegrass get the crowds on their feet at a scorching Cropredy festival
Oxford Mail / Posted 13 days ago
festival - correctly known as Fairport's Cropredy Convention – began at 4pm on Thursday with an acoustic set by Fairport Convention themselves. The folk-rock legends, who organise the weekend, will bring it to a close with their... Read more
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Nottingham Post
Kevin Bryan's record reviews"Anywhere You Want To Go," "Come As You Are" and "Blues Magic," with its eloque
Kevin Bryan's record reviews
Nottingham Post / Posted 15 days ago
"Anywhere You Want To Go," "Come As You Are" and "Blues Magic," with its eloquent echoes of Peter Green era Fleetwood Mac. Fairport Convention, "Live at My Father's Place 1974" (Retroworld)- Vocalist Sandy Denny was nearing the end of her second... Read more
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Colorado Springs Independent
Julien Baker on coming out in the Bible Belt, playing Newport, and writing about something other than deathhopeless, vulnerable but never weak. There are times when her music evokes the
Julien Baker on coming out in the Bible Belt, playing Newport, and writing about something other than death
Colorado Springs Independent / Posted 16 days ago
hopeless, vulnerable but never weak. There are times when her music evokes the ethereal beauty of works by Jeff Buckley and Fairport Convention. Lyrically, the title track's opening line gives an indication of what's to follow: "Wish I could write... Read more
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The Irish Times
Faun Fables - Born of the Sun album review: tremulously lovely Californian freak-folkof the Sun is somewhat more conventional, with McCarthy and Nils Frykdahl summo
Faun Fables - Born of the Sun album review: tremulously lovely Californian freak-folk
The Irish Times / Posted 1 months ago
of the Sun is somewhat more conventional, with McCarthy and Nils Frykdahl summoning up the spirits of very early Incredible String Band and even earlier Fairport Convention. The result, while a tad scrambled, is very often tremulo... Read more

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