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Sandy Denny by Carla Fuchs and Sandy’s daughter. (2) creating a remarkable project

August 8, 2023

We first met Carla Fuchs on the pages of Salut! Live when she described the discovery and enjoyment of the music of the late Sandy Denny, arguably the most inspired female singer-songwriter Britain has produced. That article can be found here. Now, as a companion to our report on the exciting Songbird project Carla describes how she and Sandy’s […]

Sandy Denny by Carla Fuchs and Sandy’s daughter. (1) Songbird’s flight

August 8, 2023

In the 45 years that, almost unbelievably, have passed since the desperately early death of Sandy Denny, musicians and writers have done wonders to ensure the wonderful body of work she created in such a short life, remains alive.  Without the least disrespect to the many I will unintentionally overlook, I readily bring to mind […]

At The Barrier reviews Carla Fuchs ‘Songbird’

July 19, 2023

Artful, intimate and sympathetic channelling of Sandy Denny’s lost lyrics by the wonderfully talented Carla Fuchs. Back in 2010, when Phil Lloyd Smee – searching for inspiration for the artwork for the forthcoming complete Sandy Denny boxset – was browsing the notebooks that the great Sandy Denny had left behind, he discovered something very special indeed; […]

Sandy Denny inducted in to The BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards Hall of Fame in 2016

February 17, 2016

The Hall of Fame exists to recognise the special contribution of an individual to the world of folk music – someone whose impact and influence has had a lasting impression. Sandy has been chosen by the BBC this year, “Sandy Denny is considered to be a founder of the British folk rock movement and perhaps its most important […]