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Published on 07 July 2017
Event date: 24/11/2018 20:00 - 22:30 Export event
Described by MOJO as 'a mouthwatering collaboration', Alasdair Roberts, Emily Portman, Lucy Farrell and Rachel Newton are four fine soloists sharing a mutual love of traditional songs, from both sides of the English and Scottish borders, with playful, boundary-defying musicianship.
Since their critically acclaimed debut At Our Next Meeting, The Furrow Collective has been in demand as a touring band, gigging throughout Europe and performing BBC live sessions. Hot on the heels of two BBC Folk Award nominations, they released their new album ‘Wild Hog’ on Hudson Records on 4th November 2016 to huge critical acclaim.
‘Best Group’ – BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2017
Described by MOJO as 'a mouthwatering collaboration'
Nominated ‘Best Traditional Track’ with The Unquiet Grave and Emily was nominated for ‘Folk Singer Of The Year’ at the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2016.
Nominated ‘Best Group’ & ‘Best Traditional Track’
BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2015
Doors 7pm Show 8pm
Advance tickets £12
£14 on the door
Available from OFS, Carlisle Old Town Hall & Online
This is a seated show
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Available at OFS & Online
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