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ARTICLES IN LIBRARY

Shirley Collins: Shirley is a bit of a Good Fairy

Interview by Karl Dallas, Melody Maker, May 1968

THE YOUNG man fitted together what looked like a short walking stick with holes and showed it to folksinger Shirley Collins. "That's what we call ...

Shirley Collins: No Roses

Review by Karl Dallas, Melody Maker, August 1971

The First Lady Goes Electric ...

Shirley Collins: The Power Of The True Love Knot (Hannibal)

Review by Byron Coley, Forced Exposure, 1990

…PAP-TUPPIN' REISSUE of a truly snazzy UK-folk nugget from '67. ...

Spirit Of Eden: Shirley Collins

Retrospective and Interview by Mike Barnes, Wire, The, May 2002

"The main body of [folk music] is just based on myth and the Bible and plague and famine and all kinds of things like that ...

Shirley Collins/Alasdair Roberts/Trembling Bells: Cecil Sharp House, London

Live Review by Jude Rogers, Guardian, The, November 2010

IT'S HALLOWEEN weekend in Camden, north London, and ghosts are rising at Cecil Sharp House. ...

Shirley Collins: Five of her best songs

Guide by Jude Rogers, Guardian, The, February 2014

One of England's greatest folk singers has performed live for the first time in over three decades. To mark her return, here are some of ...

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