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FREE!! Levellers Downloads!
As part of their 20th year celebrations the Levellers are giving away two BRAND NEW songs as FREE downloads from their forthcoming studio album "Letters from the Underground" which will be out in the summer.
The tracks "A Life Less Ordinary" and "The Cholera Well" were recorded in the band's own Metway Studios in Brighton with producer Sean Lakeman.
Check them out for yourself! Pass on the download link to your friends. Download. Burn a CD. Play them on your MP3 player...."A Life Less Ordinary" and "The Cholera Well" are available to download from 3rd March 2008 for ONE MONTH from www.lettersfromtheunderground.com
NEW!! CROPREDY 2008 TICKETS NOW ON SALE!!
Tickets for Fairport's Cropredy Convention are now on sale.
This year's festival will be held in 7-9 August 2008 and the line-up is now complete.
With top acts such as Supergrass, Levellers and Paul Brady on the bill, demand is bound to be high - so why not purchase an 'early bird' ticket now and save yourself some money at the same time? More...
Paul Brady and his Band for 8 August!
We are delighted to announce that Paul Brady, the Ulster-born singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, will appear at Cropredy on Friday 8 August 2008 accompanied by his band.
Enduringly popular, Paul has played with (among many others) The Johnstons, Planxty and Andy Irvine and he is widely considered one of Ireland's best interpreters of traditional songs.
Check out paul's website here.
Thursday 7 August - The Complete Line-Up!
We are pleased to announce the complete Thursday 7 August line-up for Fairport's Cropredy Convention 2008. Tickets will go on sale in March.
As reported earlier, headlining will be top Oxfordshire pop band, SUPERGRASS. This fabulous four-piece band has released three platinum-selling albums and their joyous guitar-driven music and fun-loving attitude are ideally suited to Cropredy's vibe.
Voted 'Best Duo' at the Radio 2 Folk Award, we welcome JOHN TAMS and BARRY COOPE to the Cropredy stage. John has been a guiding light of the British folk community for over thirty years and Barry is well known for his work with acapella trio Coope Boyes and Simpson. More...