Category Archives: Bluegrass

  1. Angel Delight. Fairport Convention this record reached the highest chart position of any Fairport LP, making number eight in England. Swarbrick led the group in even more of a traditional British folk vein. Instrumental Medley: The Cuckoo's Nest / Hardiman the Fiddler / Papa Stoor () The Bonny Black Hare () Sickness & Diseases.
  2. FAIRPORT CONVENTION Vinyl Records and CDs: Any British geezer will tell you that Fairport Convention is the end-all be-all British Folk-Rock band. While The Byrds were watering their family tree throughout the s with West Coast sun flare, Fairport Convention were tapping into their own pastoral roots, performing traditional English folk.
  3. Italian reissue of this album with dark blue Island label featuring musicians Dave Pegg, Dave Mattacks, Simon Nicol & Dave Swarbrick. A1 Lord Marlborough A2 Sir William Gower A3 Bridge Over The River Ash A4 Wizard Of The Wordly Game A5 The Journeyman's Grace B1 Angel Delight B2 Banks Of The Sweet Primroses B3a.
  4. Lord Marlborough () Sir William Gower () Bridge Over The River Ash () Wizard Of Wordly Game () Th.
  5. He also noted that “Lief is a nice album to put on to accompany sitting by the fireplace or staring vacantly at a candle flame.” On the website Rate Your Music, Liege & Lief is ranked the highest of Fairport Convention’s albums. It has an average rating of /5, and is ranked as the # album of all time.
  6. The first of the album's two instrumentals is the the violin-dominated "Bridge Over the River Ash" - almost like a classical piece. Dave Swarbrick takes over again the lead vocals on his and Simon Nicol's "Wizzard of the Worldly Game". Classic Fairport Convention at their best; fine solo by Nicol!/5(22).
  7. Bird From a Mountain - (with Fairport Connection) $ on iTunes 3. London River - (with Fairport Connection) $ on iTunes 4. Honour & Praise - (with Fairport Connection) $ on iTunes 5. From a Distance - (with Fairport Connection) $ on iTunes 6. On the Floor - (with Fairport Connection) $ on iTunes 7. Red & Gold - (with Fairport.
  8. Dec 21,  · Angel Delight, an Album by Fairport Convention. Released in June on Island (catalog no. ILPS ; Vinyl LP). Genres: Folk Rock, British Folk Rock. Featured peformers: Fairport Convention (producer), John Wood (producer, recording engineer), Robin W. Gee (sleeve notes), Roberta Nicol (cover design, photography)/5(13).

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