- Clips (6)Latest ClipKarine Polwart - Salter's Road
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- Karine Polwart - Salter's Roadhttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p013x269.jpg2013-01-18T11:16:00ZFilmed in Studio One, an exclusive session for the BBC's Celtic Connections site.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/5ce987a5-9e9e-499a-a2d0-1582c1d8410b?clipfocus=p013y4sdSelected ClipSelected ClipVideo 4 mins
Karine Polwart - Salter's Road
- Best Original Song - BBC Radio 2 Folk Awardshttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02clldh.jpg2012-11-21T19:00:00ZMike Harding announces the nominations for the 2013 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards. Category - Best Original Song The nominees are : Emily Portman - Hatchlings Kathryn Roberts & Sean Lakeman - The Ballad of Andy Jacobs Ana�s Mitchell - Tailor Karine Polwart - King of Birdshttp://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/5ce987a5-9e9e-499a-a2d0-1582c1d8410b?clipfocus=p011lgyzSelected ClipSelected ClipAudio 3 mins
Best Original Song - BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards
- Best Album - BBC Radio 2 Folk Awardshttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02clldh.jpg2012-11-21T19:00:00ZMike Harding announces the nominations for the 2013 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards. Category - Best Album The nominees are : Jim Moray - Hind Etin Lau Sam Lee Karine Polwart Bellowheadhttp://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/5ce987a5-9e9e-499a-a2d0-1582c1d8410b?clipfocus=p011lgvnSelected ClipSelected ClipAudio 4 mins
Best Album - BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards
- Folk Singer of the Year - BBC Radio 2 Folk Awardshttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02clldh.jpg2012-11-21T19:00:00ZMike Harding announces the nominations for the 2013 BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards. Category - Folk Singer of the Year The nominees are : Sam Lee - Goodbye My Darling Nic Jones Trio - Texas Girl at the Funeral of Her Father Karine Polwart - Tinsel Show Jim Moray - Seven Long Yearshttp://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/5ce987a5-9e9e-499a-a2d0-1582c1d8410b?clipfocus=p011lgvfSelected ClipSelected ClipAudio 3 mins
Folk Singer of the Year - BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards
- Karine Polwart - Celtic Connections 2012 Previewhttp://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02cdp8w.jpg2012-01-12T00:00:37ZSinger Karine Polwart with a preview of the fascinating World Turned Upside down show about protest song.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/5ce987a5-9e9e-499a-a2d0-1582c1d8410b?clipfocus=p00n5nysSelected ClipSelected ClipAudio 8 mins
Karine Polwart - Celtic Connections 2012 Preview
- Karine Polwart - Interview with Mike Harding.http://ichef.bbci.co.uk/images/ic/240x135/p02cd0dw.jpg2011-11-09T19:00:00ZMike chats to Scottish singer / songwriter Karine Polwart about how her recently released DVD is representative of her shows and her forthcoming release.http://www.bbc.co.uk/music/artists/5ce987a5-9e9e-499a-a2d0-1582c1d8410b?clipfocus=p00lrysqSelected ClipSelected ClipAudio 3 mins
Karine Polwart - Interview with Mike Harding.
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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 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.