GENTLEFOLK
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GENTLEFOLK2 - MAY
Welcome to Gentlefolk2 - Norman Wheatley with folk style acoustic music
    and news from the folk scene around the Midlands and beyond.
This is a monthly web cast in two parts of about 30 minutes each.
     There’s a new edition on the first day of each month.
Is May the start of Spring? Two songs celebrate the month in the new G2.
     And there’s lots of other stuff.
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THE NEW GENTLEFOLK2 SPECIAL - SONGS WITH A STORY
A new special edition featuring the stories behind twelve songs - some of which are well known,
    others less so, often with the writers themselves explaining how the songs came into being.
    It’s in two bumper sections - to hear Part One, click on  the button below.
      Part One - 50’30”                  Part Two - 43’43”
Archive June 14 Part One
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      Part One - 29’15”                  Part Two - 41’ 00”
Archive June 14 Part One
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Archive June 14 Part Two
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Archive June 14 Part Two
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THE GENTLEFOLK2 DYLAN 75th BIRTHDAY SUPPLEMENT
Archive June 14 Part One
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One part - 29’00”
A compilation of three pieces on earlier G2 programmes with a possible explanation for Dylan’s early
songwriting inspiration; Kris Kristofferson on the importance of cover versions of Dylan songs and
some covers you may not have heard; the song which had a famous false start and why it happened
plus James Taylor doing a Dylan impersonation!