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The site was established in 1999 and has become one of the UK’s much loved on-line folk music resources.

The folking team are a dedicated group of people with a passion for music who give their free time to furthering the interests of the folk, acoustic and Americana music movement; we are a growing team of writers & interviewers, reviewing the latest releases from the world of folk, each in own inimitable style…


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Skinner & T'witch are very excited to be playing these marvellous gigs this year.

In addition, they're looking forward to playing the following live radio show sessions:

July 16th - Tony Fisher's Afternoon Show on BBC Radio Essex, Noon - 4pm UK BST: www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p001d74p

July 17th - Brian Player's Acoustic Cafe on Wey Valley Radio, 8-9pm: www.weyvalleyradio.uk

August 12th - Ros Barclay's Making in on my Own on Glasgow's CamGlen Radio, Noon - 1pm: www.camglenradio.org

August 15th - Ian Oliphant's Lunchtime Selection on Glasgow's Celtic Music Radio, Noon - 2pm: www.celticmusicradio.net

August 25th - Recording for Chris Arscott's Folk and Acoustic Show (Tuesdays from 8pm via Mixcloud): www.mixcloud.com/chris-arscott

Each of the above radio stations is available to listen to via www.tunein.com.

Skinner & T'witch are an original, contemporary folk acoustic duo, performing folk, flamenco, and theatre style songs.

www.skinnerandtwitch.com

'Steve (Skinner) ought to rate himself as one of the best songwriters, because he's really outstanding'. Doug Welch, KentFolk, BBC Radio Kent

'Excellent music and vocals, laced with humour'. Gary Hazlehurst, Nova FM Folk Show

'T'witch has a hell of a voice, and she knows how to use it'. Liz Franklin, The Folk Garden, Blues and Roots Radio/Eden Folk, Eden FM

'If you get the chance to see them anywhere, please do yourself a favour, grab it with both hands'. Marianne Doig, Leith Folk Club

'Absolutely superb stuff! There's no-one else quite like them'. Roger Williams, A World of Difference, Blues and Roots Radio

'Skinner & T'witch.....One (or is that two?) to watch!!' Jim Duffin, Folk Furnace, TCRfm

'The most original duo I have ever heard.' Tony Haynes, FAB Folk & Blues, Tempo FM

'Definitely a melodical phenomenon'. Mark Holdsworth, The Narrowboat Sessions

www.ents24.com/uk/tour-dates/skinner-and-twitch
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Skinner & Twitch are very excited to be playing these marvellous gigs this year. 

In addition, theyre looking forward to playing the following live radio show sessions:

July 16th - Tony Fishers Afternoon Show on BBC Radio Essex, Noon - 4pm UK BST: www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p001d74p

July 17th - Brian Players Acoustic Cafe on Wey Valley Radio, 8-9pm: www.weyvalleyradio.uk

August 12th - Ros Barclays Making in on my Own on Glasgows CamGlen Radio, Noon - 1pm:  www.camglenradio.org

August 15th - Ian Oliphants Lunchtime Selection on Glasgows Celtic Music Radio, Noon - 2pm: www.celticmusicradio.net

August 25th - Recording for Chris Arscotts Folk and Acoustic Show (Tuesdays from 8pm via Mixcloud): www.mixcloud.com/chris-arscott

Each of the above radio stations is available  to listen to via www.tunein.com. 

Skinner & Twitch are an original, contemporary folk acoustic duo, performing folk, flamenco, and theatre style songs.

www.skinnerandtwitch.com

Steve (Skinner) ought to rate himself as one of the best songwriters, because hes really outstanding. Doug Welch, KentFolk, BBC Radio Kent

Excellent music and vocals, laced with humour. Gary Hazlehurst, Nova FM Folk Show

Twitch has a hell of a voice, and she knows how to use it. Liz Franklin, The Folk Garden, Blues and Roots Radio/Eden Folk, Eden FM

If you get the chance to see them anywhere, please do yourself a favour, grab it with both hands. Marianne Doig, Leith Folk Club

Absolutely superb stuff! Theres no-one else quite like them. Roger Williams, A World of Difference, Blues and Roots Radio

Skinner & Twitch.....One (or is that two?)  to watch!! Jim Duffin, Folk Furnace, TCRfm

The most original duo I have ever heard.  Tony Haynes, FAB Folk & Blues, Tempo FM

Definitely a melodical phenomenon. Mark Holdsworth, The Narrowboat Sessions

www.ents24.com/uk/tour-dates/skinner-and-twitch
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