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64 More Acts That Took 20 Or More Years Between Albums

What took you so long? For the artists and bands in this list, the answers include poverty, market indifference, drug addiction, and catastrophic hearing loss.
Brad Shoup | May 30, 2018 - 10:57 am

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Q&A: Folk Hero Shirley Collins On The Long Road To Her First Album In 38 Years

Shirley Collins is living history. The 81-year-old artist is best known as one of England's premier folk singers of the '60s revival, but her contributions…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | November 1, 2016 - 11:20 am

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Interview

Q&A: Folk Hero Shirley Collins On The Long Road To Her First Album In 38 Years

Shirley Collins is living history. The 81-year-old artist is best known as one of England's premier folk singers of the '60s revival, but her contributions…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | November 1, 2016 - 11:20 am

Shirley Collins – “Pretty Polly” Video

British folk revivalist Shirley Collins will release her first album in 38 years next month titled Lodestar, and we've already heard several of the traditional…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | October 13, 2016 - 11:04 am

Shirley Collins – “Death And The Lady” Video

British folk singer Shirley Collins will release her first album in 38 years in November, and we heard its debut single "Cruel Lincoln" a few…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 21, 2016 - 10:23 am

Shirley Collins Announces First Album In 38 Years

British folk revivalist Shirley Collins hasn't released an album in 38 years, but today she announced that we can expect a brand new one in…
Gabriela Tully Claymore | September 8, 2016 - 3:12 pm