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The Living Tradition Issue 80

Margaret Stewart - Gaelic singer with some strong views on the direction of the song tradition. Janet Russell - Scots singer not afraid of expressing political views in performance. Christina Stewart - (no relation to Margaret) with her experience of children's songs and performance. Tom Lewis - English born Canadian based singer with a new songbook. Bella Hardy - Young singer making a name for herself. The Bodhran - from the viewpoint of the makers. The Dulcimer - Jenny Coxon looks at the development of dulcimer playing in the UK. The Orkney Folk Festival - a photofeature and review by Debbie Kortitsas The Pipeline - News from the world of piping.

Plus... Session Index, Letters, Live Reviews and all the latest news and CD reviews from the World of Traditional Music.

Reviews - Issue Number 80

Jim Bainbridge - Galloway House
Down Trodden String Band - Land of the Sky
The Lark Rise Band - Lark Rise Revisited
Kathleen Boyle - AN Cailin Rua
Neil Brookes and Tony Weatherall - The Whitchurch Hornpipe
Martyn Wyndham-Read and Chris Brown - Maypoles to Mistletoe
Duncan Chisholm - Farrar
Peter Cox - Set Into Song
Jeff Davis - Some Fabulous Yonder
Deakin, Dipper, Reid & Rutter - Methera
Fraser Fifield - Traces of Thrace
Chris Foster - Outsiders
Tich Frier - Shanghaied
Growling Old Men - Shuttle Diplomacy
Tony Hall - One Man Hand
Grahame Hood - Empty Pocket Blues
Andy Kenna - Emigrants Served
Kerfuffle - To the Ground
Fiona Mackenzie - Elevate
Christine Martin - Play Scottish Fiddle, Beginners
Sarah Naylor - Play Scottish Fiddle Beginners
Damian O'Brien and Oliver Loughlin - The Factory Turn
Maddy Prior - Quest, the
Maddy Prior - Seven for Old England
Stephen Quigg - Silver Sands
Rattle the Boards - The Parish Platform
Janet Russell - Love Songs and Fighting Talk
Matt Seattle - Great Northern Tune Book, the
Steve Tilston - Ziggurat
Various Artists - A Celebration of the Music Gordon Duncan
Various Artists - Wooed and Married and AA
Various Artists - Sowing the Seeds - the 10th Anniversary
Various Artists - Borders Pipes
Garry Walsh - Penny Trumpets
Duncan Williamson - The Horsieman