Shirley Collins
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1935-07-05
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Shirley Collins

Shirley Collins Biography (Wikipedia)

Shirley Elizabeth Collins MBE (born 5 July 1935) is an English folk singer who was a significant contributor to the English Folk Revival of the 1960s and 1970s. She often performed and recorded with her sister Dolly, whose accompaniment on piano and portative organ created unique settings for her sister's plain, austere singing style.

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Shirley Collins Performances & Interviews


Shirley Collins Tracks

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Shirley Collins and the Albion Country Band
Hal-an Tow
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Hal-an Tow

Hal-an Tow

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Shirley Collins and the Albion Country Band
Shirley Collins
The White Hare
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The White Hare
Shirley Collins and the Albion Country Band
The Murder of Maria Marten
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The Murder of Maria Marten

The Murder of Maria Marten

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Shirley Collins and the Albion Country Band
Shirley Collins and the Albion Country Band
The Claudy Banks
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The Claudy Banks

The Claudy Banks

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Shirley Collins and the Albion Country Band
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Idumaea
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Idumaea
Shirley Collins
Poor Old Horse
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Poor Old Horse
Shirley Collins
Pretty Polly
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Pretty Polly
Shirley Collins
Washed Ashore (BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2017)
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Washed Ashore (BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2017)
Shirley Collins
Old Johnny Buckle
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Old Johnny Buckle
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Brigg Fair
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Brigg Fair
Shirley Collins
Barbara Allen
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Barbara Allen
Shirley Collins
Sur Le Borde De L'eau
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Sur Le Borde De L'eau
Shirley Collins
Washed Ashore
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Washed Ashore
Shirley Collins
Newcastle
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Newcastle
Trad & Shirley Collins
Pretty Polly
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Pretty Polly

Pretty Polly

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Trad & Shirley Collins
The Banks of Green Willow
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The Banks of Green Willow
Trad, Dolly Collins, Shirley Collins, Early Music Consort of London & David Munrow
My Bonny Cuckoo
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My Bonny Cuckoo
Shirley Collins
The Rich Irish Lady / Jeff Sturgeon
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The Rich Irish Lady / Jeff Sturgeon
Shirley Collins
The Foggy Dew
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The Foggy Dew
Shirley Collins
Awake Awake (Clip)
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Awake Awake (Clip)
Shirley Collins
The Silver Swan (Clip)
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The Silver Swan (Clip)
Shirley Collins
The Banks of Green Willow
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The Banks of Green Willow
Shirley Collins
Van Dieman's Land
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Van Dieman's Land
Shirley Collins
Death And The Lady
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Death And The Lady
Shirley Collins
Cruel Lincoln
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Cruel Lincoln
Shirley Collins
The Silver Swan
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The Silver Swan
Shirley Collins
Long Years Ago
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Long Years Ago
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Upcoming Events

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Jul
2017
Shirley Collins, Jake Bugg, Indigo Girls, Lisa Hannigan, Loudon Wainwright III, Hayseed Dixie, Admiral Fallow, Jake Isaac, Cara Dillon, Sharon Shannon, Fantastic Negrito, Moxie, Lau, Coven, Martin Simpson, Tamikrest, Blue Rose Code, Oysterband, Jon Boden, Ward Thomas, She Drew The Gun, CC Smugglers, Skerryvore, Lewis & Leigh, Fay Hield, Wildwood Kin, The Eskies, Belshazzar's Feast, Worry Dolls, Furrow Collective, Niteworks, Brian Mcneill, Jamie Smiths Mabon, Rheingans Sisters, Amythyst Kiah, Talisk, William the Conqueror, River Matthews, Rachel Newton, Emma McGrath, Bokanté, Orphan Colours, Fay Hield & the Hurricane Party and Fèis Rois
Cherry Hinton Hall, Cambridge, UK
17
Aug
2017
Shirley Collins, The Shins, Ryan Adams, PJ Harvey, Future Islands, Michael Kiwanuka, Thee Oh Sees, Conor Oberst, Angel Olsen, Liars, BadBadNotGood, British Sea Power, Timber Timbre, Johnny Flynn, Fruit Bats, Allah-Las, Ride, Daniel Johnston, Lambchop, Field Music, Fionn Regan, St. Etienne, Roni Size, Liam Bailey, Hinds, Hurray for the Riff Raff, Julian Cope, Daniel Avery, Kate Tempest, Sleaford Mods, Laura Gibson, Andy Shauf, Wolf People, Sunflower Bean, This Is The Kit, D.D Dumbo, Happyness, Big Thief, Moddi, Sola Rosa, The Big Moon, Jessica Pratt, Methyl Ethel, Charlotte Day Wilson, Melt Yourself Down, LVL UP, Pumarosa, Anna Meredith, Julia Jacklin, Alasdair Roberts, Karl Blau, Julie Byrne, Pictish Trail, Trembling Bells, Charlie Cunningham, Michael Chapman, Chelou, Grumbling Fur, Aldous Harding, Kikagaku Moyo, Lift to Experience, Tokio, Pete Josef, Gill Landry, Mammal Hands, Richard Dawson, Nadia Reid, The Comet Is Coming, Manu Delago, The Mattson 2, Harleighblu, Anthony Joseph, Circulus, Shame, Warhaus, Girl Ray, Adam Torres, Nathan Ball, Warm Digits, Tom Hickox, DOOMSQUAD, The Orielles, Broken Brass Ensemble, Yumi and The Weather, Dojo, Time for T, Holly Macve, Johnny Flynn & the Sussex Wit, Soccer96, Honeyfeet, Stevie Parker, Brooke Bentham, Gaelynn Lea, Chris Forsyth & The Solar Motel Band, Ash Walker, Benedict Benjamin, Deep Throat Choir, Me and My Friends, Lakuta, Yorkston Thorne Khan, GospelbeacH, Lice, KIOKO, The Bleedin' Noses, K.O.G & The Zongo Brigade, h.grimace, Huw Stephens, ólah bliss, Jon Hopkins (DJ set), The Abstract Orchestra, Moses Boyd's Exodus, Fat Suit, Bamboo (London), Holly Holden, Toby Hay, Gintis, Jim Ghedi, Earth Recordings, EDD KEENE - THE GREEN MAN, Jae Tyler, Cobalt Chapel, Aled RHEON, True Strays, Diplomats of Sound, The Schmoozenbergs Duo, Tom Ravenscroft (DJ Set), Horseman & The Uppercut Band, Sola Rosa Soundsystem, Vojta and Solomon O. B.
Brecon Beacons National Park, Brecon Beacons, UK

Past BBC Events

Radio 2 Folk Awards: 2017
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Royal Albert Hall
2017-04-05T21:11:35
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Apr
2017
Radio 2 Folk Awards: 2017

Radio 2 Folk Awards: 2017

17:05
Royal Albert Hall

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