Name used for the style of the band Steeleye Span, as well as other pop-influenced musicians who perform traditional Celtic poems, songs, and ballads. Makes use of a style that is sometimes slow and lyrical, as well as somewhat archaic instruments like the autoharp and spoken or chanted verse. These are blended or juxtaposed with electric guitar, faster beats, and other post-1960s elements of American and British popular music.

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