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Sixth Moseley Folk Festival held in Birmingham

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Image caption Thousands of people turned out for the 2010 Moseley Folk Festival last September

A folk festival in Birmingham featuring artists from around the world is being held for the sixth consecutive year.

A Malian blues band called Tinariwen will make its first appearance at Moseley Folk Festival, which starts on Friday, as Saturday night's headliners.

Workshops have also been scheduled at the three-day event, which ends on Sunday in Moseley Park.

Badly Drawn Boy will be headlining on Friday, with Billy Bragg taking to the stage on Sunday.

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