Katherine Roberts and Sean Lakeman are one of the UK modern folk scene’s most popular and award-winning singer-songwriter partnerships
Twice winners of the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards for best duo in 2016 and 2013, the couple’s on-stage intimacy and passion has build a huge and enduring fan base.
Their reputation as ‘Songwriters par excellence’ (FROOTS magazine), offers greatly varied and original songs covering a range of musical tales, from wicked mermaids to Norwegian legends … to a lonely whale.
Following their last two highly praised albums ‘Tomorrow Will Follow Today‘ and ‘Hidden People‘ fans of Folk and acoustic music wonder where this couple will choose to lead them next.
With over 20 years of music-making alongside Cara Dillon, The Levellers, Kate Rusby and Show of Hands, Kathryn Roberts and Sean Lakeman are stellar performers of Modern British Folk.
WINNERS – ‘BEST DUO’ – BBC RADIO 2 FOLK AWARDS 2016
WINNERS – ‘BEST DUO’ – SPIRAL EARTH AWARDS 2015
WINNERS – ‘BEST DUO’ – BBC RADIO 2 FOLK AWARDS 2013
Event: Kathryn Roberts and Sean Lakeman in concert
Another RadVentures-hosted event through the Live & Local touring scheme, sponsored by Arts Council England, Notts. CC and Rushcliffe BC.