Karine Polwart (born 23 December 1970) is a Scottish singer-songwriter. She writes and performs music with a strong folk and roots feel, her songs dealing with a variety of issues from alcoholism to genocide. She has been most recognised for her solo career, winning three awards at the BBC Folk Awards in 2005, and was previously a member of Malinky and Battlefield Band.
Polwart is currently a member of The Burns Unit, and collaborated with The Fruit Tree Foundation on its debut album, First Edition.
Polwart grew up in the small Stirlingshire town of Banknock and had an interest in music from an early age. She has described her whole family as being interested in music and one of her brothers, Steven, is also a professional musician who plays guitar in the Karine Polwart band, whilst her sister Kerry is developing her own musicalЧитать далее в Википедии...
Альбомы и синглы:
- Faultlines [19.01.2004, альбом]
- Scribbled in Chalk [10.04.2006, альбом]
- Fairest Floo'er [10.12.2007, альбом]
- This Earthly Spell [2008, альбом]
- The Build-Your-Own-Cathedral EP [2009, макси-сингл]
- Evergreen [2010, макси-сингл]
- Traces [13.08.2012, альбом]