Martin Carthy & Jon Wilks At The Plowright Theatre, Scunthorpe
November 5 @ 7:30 pm GMT£26.25
Martin has an insatiable musical curiosity…and a lifetime of wonderful stories and songs to share. There will also be a chance for audiences to ask freely questions of this mighty oak of the English folk tradition. Expect frank and fascinating insights into all manner of subjects…from Scarborough Fair to the Beastie Boys!
82 this year, Martin Carthy is one in a million: one of folk music’s greatest innovators, one of its best-loved, most enthusiastic and, at times, most quietly controversial of figures. A consummate storyteller, singer, guitarist and oral historian, he is renowned for his settings of traditional songs as well as his authoritative interpretations of newly composed material.
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