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The Young Tradition

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The Young Tradition

The Young Tradition has been played on NTS in shows including Mark Leckey, featured first on 24 July 2018. Songs played include The Lyke Wake Dirge.

1 English folk band from the mid-1960s 2 American/Swedish indie-pop duo signed to Matinée Recordings in 2003

The 1960s Young Tradition apparently was formed by chance when Peter Bellamy and Royston Wood met when they were camping on a friend's floor, and started making harmonies together. Heather Wood (no relation to Royston) ran into them at a folk club and just joined in from the audience. Their harmonies, owe much to The Copper Family , but also came from…
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The Lyke Wake Dirge
The Young Tradition
Transatlantic Records1966
The Lyke Wake Dirge
The Young TraditionTransatlantic Records1966
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