Watch: The Making of Songs of Separation

  • December 4, 2015

Songs of SeparationIn this new mini-documentary, the Songs of Separation team discuss the ideas behind the new album, their inspirations for writing songs about separation and the collaborative process of recording the album. Featuring ten of England and Scotland’s most celebrated female contemporary folk artists, together they explore the similarities and differences in our musical, linguistic and cultural heritage. The ten participants are Eliza Carthy, Karine Polwart, Rowan Rheingans, Mary Macmaster, Hannah Read, Kate Young, Jenn Butterworth, Hazel Askew, Hannah James and Jenny Hill (who conceived the project).

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Songs of Separation is available to pre-order from Propermusic, Amazon, iTunes and all good record stores. Pre-order from Propermusic and receive an exclusive, limited Isle of Eigg/SoS A3 map.