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Paper Cranes  (now Jon Dawes and The Native Cult)
Pioneers of the 1550ft session, Paper Cranes played their fourth gig here last autumn. Stunning vocals and original sounds provided by acoustic guitar, bass and kick drum.
Check out their music video 'lights'
And their cover of Ben Howard's 'Depth Over distance'
They are no longer performing as Paper Cranes; John performs solo: John Dawes  and Beckah and Kieran have created a new duo: The Native Cult
Paper Cranes
We're so happy to have these fun ‘indie-pop wildings from the Lake District’ as 1550ft session regulars. They were really really good last time, and the time before...​
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Elaine Davidson and Nick Jenkins  18th October

Let your mind drift away to Elaine's soothing voice and Nick's sublime fiddle-playing. Elaine is a Cumbrian singer-songwriter who has played around Europe and recorded an album in LA. She is joined by renowned violinist Nick Jenkins, who plays around the world and also runs the  celtic longhouse stage at Knockengorroch festival.
'A couple of songs recorded last year at Skiddaw House:

Revolution song:
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