Bob Shennan: 'Radio 2 Folk Awards are a very important event for the BBC'

Murray Stassen

Folk music should be celebrated as a mainstream music discipline and the Radio 2 Folk Awards are now a key part of BBC Music’s output.

That’s the message Radio 2, 6 Music and Asian Network director Bob Shennan wished to send to the music industry ahead of the annual event at the Royal Albert Hall on Wednesday, April 27. Shennan told Music Week that he wants to emphasise the significance of the event and the importance of it to the ...

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