Offa Rex revives centuries-old folk songs with new sound

Offa Rex — a transatlantic collaboration of the English singer Olivia Chaney and the American indie rock band The Decemberists — is putting a modern twist on traditional folk songs that were previously revived in the 1960s and ‘70s. Jeffrey Brown reports.

Source: Offa Rex revives centuries-old folk songs with new sound | PBS NewsHour

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