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22nd Jul 2014
QUEENS HALL EDINBURGH FRINGE
After last years sell out show, Karine & the trio are delighted to be back performing in The Queens Hall for their 2014 festival fringe show on Saturday 9th August. Buy your tickets now while you still can! ... Read More

18th Jun 2013
THE SCOTSMAN SAY AWARD ARTICLE
Karine Polwart, one of the nominees for this year’s SAY Award, explains why there are more important things than winning ... Read More

3rd Jun 2013
REFUGEE WEEK SCOTLAND OPENING CONCERT
Karine Polwart, Admiral Fallow & Malcolm Middleton, all shortlisted for the Scottish Album of the Year Award, are playing the Refugee Week Scotland Opening Concert at The Old Fruitmarket in Glasgow on 17 June. ... Read More

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26th Mar 2013
GRIEF IS JUST LOVE WITH NO HOME
Well, we get our ideas as songwriters from wherever we can. And this phrase fell out of the screen of an episode of that new Channel 4 drama "Broadchurch" - the one in which a gaunt and manic David Tennant worries away at the dark secrets of a south west English seaside town. I'm liking the show. Indeed it's the only thing I'm committed to watching in a week's worth of TV.

16th Oct 2011
ON AWESOME-NESS
I arrived by Greyhound coach in Niagara Falls, Ontario on Friday night - in the dark - with no sense of quite where my hotel was in relation to the mighty falls themselves. I mean if Prestwick Airport 30 miles south can call itself "Glasgow" for the purposes of a cheap Ryan Air flight then I was prepared for a Marriott Gateway "By The Falls" to be a long hike from fresh water of any kind. So when I marched down to the lift lobby next morning with breakfast calling I got that BAM! feeling to find the falls pretty much directly below the hotel window!

30th Aug 2011
IS WALES BETTER THAN A FAIRY?
Is it better than the Queen? Well, ahead of a first time Welsh adventure with The Burns Unit - and traveling in style in a Variety Club of Great Britain minibus - my 4 year old son Arlo wanted to know just that ...

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27th Jan 2015
GLASGOW - MITCHELL LIBRARY - CELTIC CONNECTIONS SHOW
The Mitchell Library North Street Glasgow G3 7DN
WEB: www.celticconnections.com/events/Pages/event.aspx?ev=3c1e46c1-abc1-4d8a-af4b-a3c000f1f79b

31st Jan 2015
DUBLIN - TRADFEST
Tradfest St Michans Church Dublin
PHONE: +353 1 7030709
WEB: www.templebartrad.com/artist/karine-polwart/

21st Mar 2015
LOCHWINNOCH ARTS FESTIVAL - MCKILLOP INSTITUTE
McKillop Institute
WEB: lochwinnochartsfestival.co.uk/index.php/events/music/

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