|Kim Guy & Steve Hunt|
Corncrows' distinctive approach to (mainly) traditional songs and tunes has led to their inclusion on four highly regarded UK folk compilation albums and an impressive list of festival and club appearances. They are the residents at Liskeard's Barley Folk.
I reckon they?re going to go places, because I really like their stuff!
Mike Harding. BBC Radio 2
Best trad record this column goes to CORNCROW and Sweet Nightingale (self released). This seven-track CD may cover familiar material like ?Cruel Sister? and ?Spencer The Rover,? but it offers up appealing, pensive interpretations. The self-penned ?Pysk Pi? is also a highlight, featuring the traditional Cornish drum, the Crowdy Crawn. Sweet Nightingale has an early ?70s, Mr Fox feel.
Jeanette Leech, Shindig! Quarterly
All they need is a national tour and stardom should be assured