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The Living Tradition Issue 68

Bill Leader - 50 years in the recording industry and responsible for many of the classic recordings of the folk revival.
Fellside Recordings - 30 years of one of Britian's major folk music labels.
Steeleye Span
- At a time when many of their early recordings are being re-issued, Alan Murray puts their recording career in perspective.
Sean Donnelly - Folk club singer Sean stopped singing after his son was killed in a freak accident, but found that songs pulled him through.
Passing it On - Start of an in depth look at how traditional music is taught and how it can be passed on to the next generation.
Folk Britannia – a critique by Joe Stead of the recent BBC programmes about the folk revival.
The Pindrop Club – A novel approach to concert or folk club style promotion.

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Reviews - Issue Number 68

Billy Bennington - The Barford Angel
The Boat Band - A Trip to the Lakes
Dave Bordewey & Dave Young - Beer & Black Pudding
Roy Clinging & Neil Brookes - Another Round
Ceide - Out of their Shell
Michael Coleman - In the Footsteps of Coleman
Maggie Cruikshank - South Wind
Jenna Cumming - Kintulavig
Dearman, Gammon, Harrison - Black Crow, White Crow
Paul Dooley - Music from the Robert ap Huw Manuscript
Deoch 'n' Dorus - Deoch 'n' Dorus
Chris Droney - Down from Bell Harbour
Fairport Convention - Fairport Convention The Classic Collect
Florida - Untitled
Dick Gaughan - Lucky for Some
Jim Malcolm - Tam O' Shanter & Other Tales
Anna Massie, Jenn Butterworth, Mairearad Green - The Missing Gift
Chris While & Julie Matthews - Here and Now
Mick McAuley & Winifred Horan - Serenade
Mary McCarthy - In Praise of Uist
John McSherry & Donal O'Connor - Tripswitch
Jim Moray - Jim Moray
Ken Nicol - Thirteen Reasons
Karine Polwart - Scribbled in Chalk
Maddy Prior & The Girls - Under the Covers
Janet Russell - Gathering the Fragments
Saltfishforty - Orkney Twister
Mike Smyth - The Wild Keys
Steamchicken - Wingin
Julian Sutton - Melodeon Crimes
Cyril Tawney - Nautical Tawney
Various Artists - My Heart's in the Highlands
Whistlebinkies - Albannach
The York Waits - Fortune My Foe