BBC Podcast: The Voices of Annie Briggs

An intimate portrait of the iconic but elusive English folksinger Annie Briggs.

Annie Briggs was a leading figure in the English folk revival of the early 1960’s, inspiring Bert Jansch (famously, in Blackwater Side), Sandy Denny, The Watersons and many more. But she was a restless spirit, traveling through the British Isles and Ireland, finding songs and living close to the earth. 

Listen to the 27 minute podcast, below