Karine Polwart
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1970-12-23
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Karine Polwart (born 23 December 1970) is a Scottish singer-songwriter. She writes and performs music with a strong folk and roots feel, her songs dealing with a variety of issues from alcoholism to genocide. She has been most recognised for ...

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Biography

Karine Polwart (born 23 December 1970) is a Scottish singer-songwriter. She writes and performs music with a strong folk and roots feel, her songs dealing with a variety of issues from alcoholism to genocide. She has been most recognised for her solo career, winning three awards at the BBC Folk Awards in 2005, and was previously a member of Malinky and Battlefield Band.

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Celtic Connections 2015 Celtic Connections
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CCA, Glasgow
2015-01-16T07:23:06
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16
Jan
Celtic Connections 2015 Celtic Connections Celtic Connections 2015 Celtic Connections Celtic Connections 2015 Celtic Connections Celtic Connections 2015 Celtic Connections

Celtic Connections 2015 Celtic Connections

16 January 2015
Burns and the Commonwealth Concert Celtic Connections
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2014-01-25T07:23:06
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25
Jan
Burns and the Commonwealth Concert Celtic Connections Burns and the Commonwealth Concert Celtic Connections Burns and the Commonwealth Concert Celtic Connections Burns and the Commonwealth Concert Celtic Connections

Burns and the Commonwealth Concert Celtic Connections

25 January 2014
2013 Radio 2 Folk Awards
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Glasgow
2013-01-30T07:23:06
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30
Jan
2013 Radio 2 Folk Awards 2013 Radio 2 Folk Awards 2013 Radio 2 Folk Awards 2013 Radio 2 Folk Awards

2013 Radio 2 Folk Awards

30 January 2013
Studio One Sessions Celtic Connections 2013
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Glasgow
2013-01-14T07:23:06
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14
Jan
Studio One Sessions Celtic Connections 2013 Studio One Sessions Celtic Connections 2013 Studio One Sessions Celtic Connections 2013 Studio One Sessions Celtic Connections 2013

Studio One Sessions Celtic Connections 2013

14 January 2013

Upcoming Events

23
Sep
Karine Polwart
Glen Urquhart Public Hall, Inverness, UK
7
Nov
Karine Polwart, Dougie Maclean, Benny Gallagher, Mae Trio, dallahan and Elliott Morris
Perth Concert Hall, Dundee, UK


Biography

Karine Polwart (born 23 December 1970) is a Scottish singer-songwriter. She writes and performs music with a strong folk and roots feel, her songs dealing with a variety of issues from alcoholism to genocide. She has been most recognised for her solo career, winning three awards at the BBC Folk Awards in 2005, and was previously a member of Malinky and Battlefield Band.

Polwart is currently a member of The Burns Unit, and collaborated with The Fruit Tree Foundation on its debut album, First Edition.

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