Playing Old English Favorites

10 p.m. to Midnight Host: Steve Winters

For this edition of Profiles in Folk, I reached into the Folk Archive and pulled out a few plums, music that also just happened to be performed by some of my favorite English artists.

  • Artist, "Title", Album, Label

  • Home Service, The Encounter, All Through The Year, Green Linnet


  • Nic Jones, Flanders Shore, The Bonny Light Horseman, Folk Festival/Sidmouth, Gott Discs


  • Martin Simpson, Lord Thomas & Fair Ellender, True Stories, Compass

  • Martin Simpson, Pretty Saro/Long Steel Rail, Live, Red House

  • Martin Simpson, Stagolee, True Stories, Compass


  • June Tabor, The Dancing/Miss Lindsay Barker, The Rigs Of Rye, Apples, Topic

  • June Tabor & Tomas Lynch, I Wonder What's Keeping My True Love Tonight, Mr. Straw's Hallway, Terra Nova Music


  • Vikki Clayton, Who Knows Where The Time Goes, Tomorrow's A Long Time, It Suits Me Well, Castle

  • Sandy Denny & Fotheringay, The Banks Of The Nile, No More Sad Refrains, A&M


  • Steeleye Span, The Black Leg Miner, Dark-Eyed Sailor, Hark! The Village Wait, Mooncrest

  • Steeleye Span, Ca The Ewes, Tonight's The Night . Live, Shanachie


  • Steve Ashley, Down Among The Hop Poles, We'll Survive, Everyday Lives, Topic


  • John Kirkpatrick, Dennis Crowther's No. 2/Dennis Crowther's No. 1, Folk Festival/Sidmouth, Gott Discs