Discussion of the Glasgow folk scene in Ray Fisher's youth.
Date 02 May 1986
Track ID 93166
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Track Information

Original Track ID

SA1986.116

Original Tape ID

SA1986.116

Summary

Discussion of the Glasgow folk scene in Ray Fisher's youth.

Ray Fisher recalls the folk scene of her youth in Glasgow, with prominent figures including Morris Blythman, Hamish Henderson, Lonnie Donegan, Jim McLean, Nigel Denver, Hugh MacDiarmid and Ewan MacColl. She would take part in political protests such as the anti-Polaris campaign, and would sing the associated songs.

Item Subject/Person

Blythman, Morris; Fisher, Ray; Henderson, Hamish; Buchan, Norman; MacColl, Ewan; McLean, Jim; Denver, Nigel; MacDiarmid, Hugh [Grieve, Christopher Murray]

Item Location

County - Lanarkshire

Parish - Glasgow

Village - Glasgow

Language

English

Genre

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Collection

SoSS