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Archie Fisher - 100% match to Alex Campbell

Genres: World Music
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Ewan MacColl - 62% match to Alex Campbell

Genres: Folk Pop / Rock World Music
Decades Active: 1950s 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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James Henry Miller, 25 January 1915, Broughton, Salford, Lancashire, England, d. 22 October 1989, England. The singing talents of his Scottish parents enabled MacColl to learn many of their songs while he was still young. He subsequently wrote many classic and regularly covered songs of his own, including ‘Dirty Old Town’, which was inspired by his home town of Sal Read more

Martin Carthy - 53% match to Alex Campbell

Genres: Folk World Music
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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21 May 1941, Hatfield, Hertfordshire, England. Carthy began his career as an actor but in 1959 became a skiffle guitarist and singer with the Thameside Four. He made his first solo recording on the 1963 Decca Records collection Hootenanny In London, singing ‘Your Baby ’As Gone Down The Plug Hole’, later revived by Cream. By now, Carthy was recognized as a virt Read more

Frankie Armstrong - 50% match to Alex Campbell

Genres: Folk
Decades Active: 1960s 1970s 1980s 1990s 2000s
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13 January 1941, Workington, Cumbria, England. Armstrong possesses one of the strongest interpretative voices on the folk circuit. She began singing during the UK folk revival of the early 60s, and later joined the Ceilidh Singers, a skiffle group. In 1965, Armstrong sang, at the Edinburgh Festival ‘Poets In Public’, with John Betjeman, Stevie Smith and Ted Hughes. Read more


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