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Leon Hunt and Skerryvore from the Shetland Folk Festival

Mary Ann Kennedy brings us new tracks from across the globe, and celebrates British music with concert sets from the Shetland Folk Festival featuring English bluegrass banjo player Leon Hunt and young Scottish band Skerryvore.

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Fri 21 Jun 2013 23:00

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