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An Excellent Synthesis Of Folk & Electronic

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Folk Synthesis on Sunday at Rye Wax in Peckham was a fantastic happening. From the swamp blues of the Delta Ladies to the sonic wall of Teleplasmiste. From the freeform sound workshop of Jamie Paton & George Hoyle & members of the Peckham folk diaspora to storytelling from London Dreamtime. A great improv from Stick in the Wheel & wonderful sets from Moonswift & SandSnowman/Autonal Faerune & Katy Carr. A nice crowd of audience & performers alike. This event will return later on in the year with more of the same & more of the new…12998411_10153443338822073_7648771618854290718_o

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Folk Synthesis: A free event in April celebrating folk music & analogue synthesizers in a great independent record shop.


Cunning Folk are delighted to announce an afternoon of collaboration between folk & electronic musicians on Sunday April 17th at Rye Wax in Peckham.

Folk Synthesis is a simple concept, folk musicians, poets & storytellers perform alongside experimental electronic musicians.

This afternoon is free & boasts an excellent line-up.

Katy Carr is an award winning Anglo-Polish singer

Stick In The Wheel are an award winning folk band

Vanessa Woolf (A.K.A. London Dreamtime) is a highly successful storyteller

Mark Pilkington is a renowned electronic musician who will be performing as Teleplasmiste

Jack Ellister is an up & coming Psychedelic songwriter

Cage & Aviary are cosmic electronic musicians

GentleFolk are a progressive folk band

Sand Snowman combine synthesis & folk music so are obviously suited to this event

The Delta Ladies are renowned exponents of country blues

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