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15/06/2011

Mike launches this year's BBC Radio 2 Young Folk Award and speaks to upcoming Derby-based singer Lucy Ward.

Mike Harding presents an hour of the best in folk, roots and acoustic music, including details of how to enter the BBC Radio 2 Young Folk Award and an interview with upcoming Derby-based singer Lucy Ward.

Lucy was a finalist in the 2009 Young Folk Award and has just released her debut album, Adelphi Has to Fly. Produced by Stu Hanna of Megson, the record features a range of traditional songs and compositions, all delivered in a bold yet tender style that has been winning Lucy the attention of folk fans up and down the country.

Any budding young musicians hoping to follow in Lucy's footsteps can find out on tonight's show how to enter the 2012 BBC Radio 2 Young Folk Award.

1 hour

Last on

Wed 15 Jun 2011 19:00

Music Played

  • The Paul McKenna Band

    Again For Greenland

    • Stem The Tide.
    • Green Trax CDTRAX359.
  • Spiers & Boden

    Prickle-Eye Bush

    • The Works.
    • Navigator Records NAVIGATOR046.
  • Kate Burke & Ruth Hazleton

    Barbara Allen

    • Summer's Lonesome Tale.
    • Tradsville TVLCD 0702.
  • Christy Leahy & Caoimhín Vallely

    Buain na Rainich & The Kerry Bar

    • Christy Leahy & Caoimhín Vallely.
    • Claddagh Records LVCD001.
  • The Ian McMillan Orchestra

    First Gig

    • Homing In.
    • Taith Records TRCD 00012.
  • Fairport Convention

    Walk Awhile

    • Full House.
    • Hannibal HNCD 4417.
  • Paddy Keenan & Tommy O'Sullivan - Killing The Blues

  • Lucy Ward

    Alice In The Bacon Box

    • Adelphi Has To Fly.
    • Navigator Records NAVIGATOR047.
  • Lucy Ward

    Maids When You're Young

    • Adelphi Has To Fly.
    • Navigator Records NAVIGATOR047.
  • Show of Hands

    No Woman No Cry

    • Covers 2.
    • Hands On Music HMCD32.
  • Richard Thompson

    1952 Vincent Black Lightning

    • Live Performance.
  • Coope Boyes & Simpson

    Shallow Brown

    • The Rough Guide To English Folk.
    • Rough Guides RGNET1261CD.

Broadcast

  • Wed 15 Jun 2011 19:00