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Beth Orton, Bert Jansch, Comus for folk festival

Beth Orton, Bert Jansch, Comus for folk festival

Beth Orton, St Etienne, Bert Jansch and Comus are all set to appear high on the bill for this year's Moseley Folk Festival which takes place over three days from September 3.

Also appearing at the festival, now in it's fourth year are Vetiver, Circulus and Jethro Tull.

More information about the Birmingham event here.

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The festival line-up 2009 so far is:

FRIDAY SEPTEMBER 3RD (3pm-11pm)
Saint Etienne
The Pastels & Tenniscoats
Frida Hyvonen
Mary Hampton
Circulus
Ben Calvert
El Perro Del Mar
Seeland
Rose Elinor Dougall
The Fancy Toys
The Music Lovers

SATURDAY (12pm-11pm)
Beth Orton
Bert Jansch
Comus
Kris Drever, John McCusker & Roddy Woomble
Vetiver
Demon Barber Roadshow
Jackie Oates
Pritam Singh
The Family
Kelli Ali
Dollboy
Beth Jeans Houghton
Wolf People
Blacklands
Deep Elem

SUNDAY (12pm-11pm)
Jethro Tull
Cara Dillon
Martin Carthy and Dave Swarbrick
Adrian Edmondson and the Bad Shepherds
Jim Moray
Wizz Jones
Nancy Kerr and James Fagan
Mama Matrix
Frogmorton
Ella Edmondson
The Klatsch
Hunter Robertson
Liz Lawrence
WyreWood


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