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In this month's show:
We pay mind to the Rule Of Three this month, with 3 Bright Lights, 3 ladies, 3 men, 3 bands, 3 trad songs.
But there's only one Babba and the Story Behind The American Civil War Folk Song (part, erm, 2...)

All this and more in this month's edition of ... FolkCast!

FolkCast Theme Music: Fisherman's Priest by Ken Nicol
Your host is Phil Widdows

Music featured:

I Want To See The Bright Lights Tonight by Richard Thompson
from the album "Acoustic Classics"
I Want To See The Bright Lights Tonight by Red Herring
from the album "The Mountain Valley Sessions"
I Want To See The Bright Lights Tonight by Bellowhead
from the album "Revival"

Andrew by Polly Barrett
from the album "Probably Me"
Peace In Silence by Lucy Evans
Released online
Lights by Louise Petit
from the album "Louder Than Your Drum"

The Wolf by David Hirst
Released online
The Night Is Far Gone by Justin Dean Thomas
Released online
Amsterdam by Gregory Alan Isakov
from the album "The Weatherman"
European tour dates 2014

Salt Breeze by Merrymouth
from the album "Wenlock Hill"
The Rut by Skerryvore
from the album "Chasing The Sun"
Doves by Mishaped Pearls
from the album "Thamesis"

Shady Grove by Said The Maiden
from the album "A Curious Tale"
Sweet Carnlough Bay by Alison Frosdick and Jack Burnaby
from the album "Half Hands Round"
Roll Alabama Roll by Sharp As Razors
from the album "Cut The Throat"

The CSS Shenandoah

The Shenandoah's ensign
Babba presents
The Story Behind
The Song

Part two of the tale of Britain's shadowy involvement
in the American Civil War, secretly working
with the Confederate States.

A ship and a song share the name
Pete Seegar
Acker Bilk
Nunez, Nelson and McClung
Kimber's Men
The Los Angeles Guitar Quartet

Shenandoah by Bright Season
from the album "Bright Season"

Head Home by Blackmailed and Bereft
Released online

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