TOPIC RECORDS CELEBRATES 75 YEARS OF INDEPENDENCE AND GREAT RECORDED FOLK MUSIC
Topic Records - classic definitive folk recordings of traditional and contemporary folk music, from English, Scottish & Irish folk singers & musicians.
Topic's impressive catalogue includes some of the classic folk albums of all time, recorded by the likes of Martin Carthy, The Waterson family, June Tabor, John Tams, Dick Gaughan, Nic Jones, Anne Briggs, Brass Monkey, John Kirkpatrick, Martin Simpson, Eliza Carthy, The Copper Family, Linda Thompson, Shirley Collins, Ewan MacColl, A.L. Lloyd and many more.
Topic is a winner of BBC Radio's "Good Tradition" Award
for the preservation and promotion of traditional and roots music.
The BBC have unveiled a secretly-recorded new charity version of the Beach Boys’ hit ‘God Only Knows’ – with One Direction, Stevie Wonder, Kylie Minogue, Jamie Cullum, Emeli Sandé , Coldplay’s Chris Martin, Sir Elton John, Dave Grohl and Eliza Carthy among the many performers joining Brian Wilson.
The single will be available soon with all proceeds going to Children In Need.
There is a splendid behind the scenes video available here:
For more information please visit: http://www.bbc.co.uk/music