We’re in the heart of music festival season down under and our Tony Hillier has just returned to Cairns from three of the best – WOMADelaide, the Canberra National Folk Festival and the Fairbridge Folk World in Western Australia. His band Kamerunga played at the latter two events. This week Tony reflects on his latest festival experiences via sneak peeks of two great new albums and a blast from the past.
Scarborough Fair from Martin Carthy’s self-titled 1965 debut album and re-issued on the 2011 anthology Essential Martin Carthy
Last Candle from the upcoming Joseph Tawadros new album Permission To Evaporate
I Want To Run But My Legs Won’t Stand from Jeff Lang’s upcoming new album I Live In My Head A Lot These Days