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Joe Strummer, June Tabor, Television

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Joe Strummer, June Tabor, Television

Joe Strummer, June Tabor, Television

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A reissued classic from Television; Finger-style guitarist Martin Simpson; Traditional English ballads from June Tabor; Folk music from Finland's Värtinnä. Featured Artist: Joe Strummer.

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Joe Strummer, June Tabor, Television

Streeetcore

Coma Girl

  • from Streetcore
  • by Joe Strummer & the Mescaleros

This is the album former Clash frontman Joe Strummer was working on before his death in December, 2002.

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Marquee Moon

Little Johnny Jewel

  • from Marquee Moon
  • by Television

Released in 1977, Marquee Moon had no equal. Its long instrumental breaks, featuring the clean interplay of guitarists Tom Verlaine and Richard Lloyd, along with Verlaine's simple poetry, offered a sharp contrast to the bombastic sounds of progressive rock and punk.

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Righteousness and Humidity

Some Dark Holler

  • from Righteousness and Humidity
  • by Martin Simpson

Considered one of the greatest finger-style guitarists around, Martin Simpson marries the Celtic folk of Britain with American country and blues.

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An Echo of Hooves

Bonnie James Campbell

  • from An Echo of Hooves
  • by June Tabor

June Tabor has one of the most beautiful and distinctive voices in all of British folk music. She's known for her often haunting interpretations of both traditional and contemporary English ballads.

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Iki

Nahkaruoska

  • from Iki
  • by Värttinnä

One of Finland's most popular groups abroad, Värtinnä's modern, aggressive style has revitalized the country's folk traditions.

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