Took a drive to Semaphore this afternoon and popped into Mr V for a browse. Picked up a CD by British folk singer Jackie Oates called Hyperboreans (2009). Have to admit I'm not familiar with her, but after having a quick look at the liner notes figured it was worth taking a chance. Have just had a listen, and I am definitely not disappointed, its a pretty good album.
Jackie Oates has quite a good voice, and also plays a number of instruments including viola, violin, shruti and cello. There are quite a few supporting musicians (none of whom I am familiar with), including The Stringb