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excellent engineer who produces wonderful mixes. So it was a new approach and a very well produced album and all the reviews were very positive."
"We thought there might be a chance this year after the album got such good reviews. It was the first album that we have done for a while that wasn't themed. We have done things about the First World War for example but we haven't done a typical Coope, Boyes and Simpson with songs by Lester and me, and others we have hand picked, for a while. It was also the first time we had recorded with Neil Ferguson, of Chumbawamba, who is running our record label No Masters and who has a studio in Leeds. He's an Nike Air Vapormax Laceless Black Night
Boyes and Simpson have finally been recognised by the BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards
Jim says: "We normally do these things as a six piece (with Fi Fraser, Jo Freya and Georgina Boyes) and have been very busy on that front. And the adaptation of Michael Morpurgo's book On Angels Wings and Best Christmas Present in The World are proving very popular. We are working with some fabulous people. Michael is very well connected!"
Jim says: "We were hoping it was our time as we have never had an inkling before and although Barry has won with John Tams this is the first time we have been nominated in our own right.
The trio will have to wait until February to see if they have won and will be busy with concerts before then. But there's also a chance to see them a Nike Vapormax Orange little closer to home in Belper for a special Christmas concert.
Having released two albums consisting of Christmas carols and hymns, which receive extensive airplay on Classic FM every festive season, the trio are in big demand at this time of year.
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The awards will be broadcast on Radio 2 and as well as being a nice accolade for the winners, they also boost the profile of the successful acts.
Jim says: "It's a long story and partly due to the projects we have done over there. But we will only be an hour from Calais and will be back regularly so there will still be Coope, Boyes and Simpson."
the rave reviews for the group's latest album As If . have helped them secure two nominations, in the Best Album and Best Band categories.
"We were in a quandary because there was a Best Band category and Best Duo but not a Best Trio. So we thought at one stage of saying it was Coope and Boyes with Lester Simpson!
a move abroad. Barry is from Holbrook, Lester (who presents BBC Radio Derby's Folkwaves with Mick Peat) is from Wirksworth but Jim is now is in the process of moving to Belgium!
But with 20 years' experience behind them and a string of acclaimed projects to their name, there's a feeling that recognition for Barry Coope, Jim Boyes and Lester Simpson as a trio is long overdue.
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Jim says: "He wrote a track on our new album and we have done some of his songs in the past so it will be nice to be on a double header with him. So from now until the end of January it will be quite hectic."
Jim says: "People listen to Radio 2 and anything that draws people into music they haven't heard before is good."
In Belper, Coope, Boyes and Simpson will be performing their carols and their will also be chance for the audience to join in with seasonal favourites.
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