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October 2012
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The best in folk, folk-rock, singer-songwriter and roots music
Autumn Crackler 2012 main image In this month-ending show for October 2012 there is a subtle mood of menace for this mysterious season, with strange tales of a modern woodland battle, of blazing bonfires, punch-ups with army recruits, border raids, and a real life medical man who may not have been all he seemed...

Presented and produced by Phil Widdows. FolkCast Theme tune: Fisherman's Priest by Ken Nicol

The Music In This Month's Show

Leaves Of Gold by FolkLaw

Bonfires by Garforth and Myers

Are We There Yet? by Hadrian's Union

Dance Around The Fire by The Halstead Clan

Crinkle Drive by Dodson And Fogg

Girl In A Room (remix) by Antiqcool

Arthur McBride/Graeme McDowell's by The Ralf Weirauch Trio

She Moved Through The Fair by Maeve Mackinnon

Willow Tree by Galley Beggar

  A Quarter Hour Of Fame by The Albion Band

The Story Behind The Song

Doctor James
by Katriona Gilmore and Jamie Roberts
from their 2012 album The Innocent Left
Dr James Barry
Dr James Barry
Being the strange but true story of the British Army surgeon who kept a lifelong secret...

The story is told by Babba

Read more about Dr James

Black Is The Colour by Blair Dunlop

Icy Shivers by Mulholland & Ward

The Raiders by Maddy Prior with Hannah James and Giles Lewin

Licence Number: LE-0004884

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