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Linda Thompson

Linda Thompson has been played on NTS in shows including Anu, featured first on 11 May 2015. Songs played include Lover Won't You Throw Me A Line.

Linda Thompson (born Linda Pettifer) started her singing career in the 1960s, doing advertising jingles for money and singing in folk clubs for enjoyment. She changed her name to Linda Peters, and was romantically linked to Martin Carthy before working with Richard Thompson, whom she married in 1972. As part of Richard & Linda Thompson she sang on a string of critically acclaimed albums until a bitter split in 1982. After battling voice problems over the years since,…

Lover Won't You Throw Me A Line
Linda Thompson
Warner Bros. Records1985
Lover Won't You Throw Me A Line
Linda ThompsonWarner Bros. Records1985