Karine Polwart

Folk music, Musical Artist

1970 –

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Who is Karine Polwart?

Karine Polwart is a Scottish singer-songwriter. She writes and performs music with a strong folk and roots feel, her songs dealing with a variety of issues from alcoholism to genocide. She has been most recognised for her solo career, winning three awards at the BBC Folk Awards in 2005, and was previously a member of Malinky and Battlefield Band.

Polwart is currently a member of The Burns Unit, and collaborated with The Fruit Tree Foundation on its debut album, First Edition.

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Born
Dec 23, 1970
Also known as
  • Polwart, Karine
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Nationality
  • Scotland
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Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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