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GOOD LUCK to everyone at the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards tonight!

Posted on 5 April 2017

GOOD LUCK to everyone at the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards tonight! 🏆

A special mention to…

➡️ Eryn Rae (Nominated for Young Folk Award, Eryn is a Folkestra member and is also performing on the Sunday afternoon at Folkworks Hexham Gathering 2017)
➡️ Jim Causley (Nominated for Folk Singer of the Year, Jim is a tutor at the Junior Folkworks Summer Schools 2017)
➡️ John McCusker (Nominated for Musician of the Year, you can see John live in Sage Two on 14 April)
➡️ Rachel Newton (Also nominated for Musician of the Year, Rachel was part of our Pass It On Festival in March and is here with The Shee on 11 April)
➡️ Shirley Collins (Shirley headlined our Pass It On Festival and her album Lodestar is up for Album of the Year)
➡️ Talisk (Nominated for a Horizon Award, Talisk performed at our annual New Year, New Artists event in January)
➡️ Mohsen Amini (Nominated for Musician of the Year, Mohsen has performed at New Artists New Year and at Hexham Gathering as part of Talisk)
➡️ Martin Green (Up for Best Album, ‘Flit’ has been co-commissioned by Edinburgh International Festival, Barbican Centre, Perth International Arts Festival and Sage Gateshead and was performed here in October)

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