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Karine Polwart (born 1971) is a Scottish singer-songwriter. She writes and performs music with a strong folk and roots feel, and her songs cover a wide area, from alcoholism to genocide.

Despite winning the Horizon Award for Best Newcomer at the BBC Folk Awards 2005, Karine Polwart is no newcomer to the folk world, having previously been a member of Malinky and Battlefield Band. Her solo career is new, and it is for this that she has been particularly recognised… read more

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  • I got 'Traces' for Christmas and LOVE it. "We're All Leaving' is my favourite track.
  • -I can't tell the name of the song though. Is it on lastfm?
  • Can't believe that " Terminal Star " ian't included in the top 10 of the Top Tracks ..... her finest piece in my opinion !
  • Faultlines and Scribled in chaulk were damn good, but its got to be said the albums after dissapointed.
  • Hope she'll play in Paris one day
  • fantastic
  • It's been a few years since I last worked with Karine. Way back in the tron Theatre in Glasgow. This needs to be changed :)
  • What a Gem!
  • Please come to Illinois
  • The last thing I got from Karine was 'Scribbled In Chalk' to find out that she's had two releases slip under my radar, I feel disgraceful.

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