CLANNAD TO RECEIVE LIFETIME AWARD FROM BBC


first_imgClannad are to receive honorary accolades at the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards next month.ClannadThe Donegal group will be given lifetime achievement prizes at the event as the ceremony celebrating traditional music marks its 15th year.Clannad – who charted with their theme music to TV series Harry’s Game in 1982 – will also play at the event to be staged at the Royal Albert Hall in London on February 19, the same as the Brit Awards. Radio 2 controller Bob Shennan said: “Clannad have made magnificent contributions to folk music over the years and are thoroughly deserving of these prestigious accolades.”Other performers on the night will include Martin Simpson and The Full English, in addition to Bellowhead, Suzanne Vega and The Fisherman’s Friends.CLANNAD TO RECEIVE LIFETIME AWARD FROM BBC was last modified: January 29th, 2014 by StephenShare this:Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to share on Pocket (Opens in new window)Click to share on Telegram (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on Skype (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window) Tags:BBCClannadlifetime awardlast_img read more