Barrule in Session and Young Folk Award
Mark opens the 2016 Young Folk Award for entries and hosts a session from Manx group Barrule.
An hour of the best folk and acoustic music from Britain and beyond.
This week, Manx outfit Barrule play live in the studio. Mark also opens the 2016 BBC Radio 2 Young Folk Award for entries.
The Young Folk Award is Radio 2's annual search for the most promising young players of folk, roots or acoustic music. The contest has kick-started the careers of some of British folk's most respected names, including: Bella Hardy, Jim Moray, Jackie Oates and Lauren MacColl.