According to Music Week Seth will be kicking off proceedings for this year’s BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards ceremony in London on 2 February. Seth is nominated for Best Live Act.

Radcliffe and Marconie will be backstage at the awards for their Monday night show on Radio 2 from 8pm – 10pm (Monday 2 February). Highlights will be on Mike Harding’s weekly folk and acoustic show, also on Radio 2, on Weds 4 February from 7pm.

Last year there were also videos of some of the live performances and interviews with the winners on the dedicated BBC Folk Awards website.

Proper Music Pre-Party

Proper Music are holding a Folk Awards pre-party at Foyles bookshop in Charing Cross Road, London, on Mon 2nd Feb from 1-4pm. If you’re in London, drop in for general folk goodness, sessions and live performances from some of the nominees. Details on the Proper Blog and the event’s Facebook page.