English Folk Music

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Laura Marling Goes Electric

Sunday, April 05, 2015

British songwriter Laura Marling talks with David Garland about solitude, empathy, love and anxiety, and with her band performs songs from her new album, "Short Movie."


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Piers Faccini: Continental Drifter

Sunday, March 01, 2015

Piers Faccini's new Mediterranean hybrid music draws on his mixed European background, with influences from north Africa and elsewhere. He performs live and talks with David Garland.


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The Delicate Intensity of Olivia Chaney

Sunday, February 01, 2015

Olivia Chaney visits from London to perform traditional and original songs about connections, consolations, and imperfections, and to talk about her music with David Garland.

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Laura Marling 4

Sunday, October 27, 2013

British songwriter Laura Marling sings insightful new songs about "the push and pull nature of the human psyche," as she describes it in the interview that accompanies this in-studio session. Laura returns for her fourth visit to Spinning On Air to perform songs from her fourth album Once I Was An Eagle (Ribbon Music), and to talk about the album's themes and narratives with host David Garland.

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