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Ewan MacColl (born James Henry Miller in Salford, Lancashire, on 25 January 1915; died 22 October 1989) is recognised as the father of the British folk revival. The writer of classics such as "Dirty Old Town" and "The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face" (which won him a Grammy in 1972), MacColl partnered Peggy Seeger and was father to musicians Kirsty MacColl, Neill MacColl and Calum MacColl, and grandfather to Bombay Bicycle Club's Jamie MacColl.

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  • LITTLE WAT YE WHA'S COMIN'!
  • hey here is my keybd version of ewan maccoll's excellent 'ballad of the carpenter' - a look at the life and mission of jesus christ seen through a 'libetration theology' lens! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PK9O9We1fW0
  • album here too http://www.last.fm/music/The+London+Critics+Group/Living+Folk
  • Reasons I wish I were Ewan MacColl: 1) be a badass folk singer. 2) be married to a qt folk singer named Peggy Seeger
  • Possibly the finest man to have come from Lancashire... Pride... [2]
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  • great.
  • Possibly the finest man to have come from Lancashire... Pride...
  • YEAH!
  • Yay times two!:)

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