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57 minutes
First broadcast:
Wednesday 30 May 2012

Mike Harding presents an hour of the very best in folk, roots and acoustic music including news from the world of folk and the latest album releases.

This week, Mike talks to Gateshead-born folk legend Bob Davenport about his life and career, as Bob celebrates his 80th birthday.

Music Played

12 items
  • Image for Fairport Convention

    Fairport Convention Walk Awhile

    By Popular Request, Matty Grooves MGCD051

  • Image for Sara Watkins

    Sara Watkins You And Me

    Promo single, Nonesuch Records -

  • Image for Le Vent du Nord

    Le Vent du Nord Lettre à Durham

    Tromper le Temps, Borealis Records BCD214

  • The Kilfenora Céilí Band ft. Don Stiffe Galway Bay

    Chapter Eight, Own Label KCB101

  • Image for Emily Portman

    Emily Portman Old Mother Eve

    Hatchling, Furrow Records FURR006

  • Bob Davenport & The Rakes The Blarney Stone

    The Red Haired Lad, Fellside Recordings FECD122

  • Bob Davenport ft. Linda Thompson You Came Back Down That Long Road

    The Common Stone, Topic Records TSCD552

  • Bob Davenport with Roger Digby Geordieland '68

    Wait Till The Work Comes Round, Own label HOP003

  • Bob Davenport with Roger Digby The Mountains of Mourne

    Send Your Best Men Forward, Own label

  • Image for Doc Watson

    Doc Watson Anniversary Blue Yodel

    Trouble In Mind, Sugar Hill SUG-CD-3966

  • King Creosote & Jon Hopkins John Taylor's Month Away

    Diamond Mine, Domino DS 038 CD

  • Image for Show of Hands

    Show of Hands Rigging It Up Duncannon

    Covers, Hands On Music HMCD12



    Mike talks to English folk legend Bob Davenport.


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