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3.09 | 4 ratings | 2 reviews | 0% 5 stars

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Studio Album, released in 2008

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Song of a sad little girl (4:54)
2. Plainsong (4:30)
3. The shepherd's song (4:20)
4. I turned my face into the wind (3:02)
5. Ringing down the years (6:51)
6. Josephine (For better or for worse) (4:01)
7. Canada (6:25)
8. How I need you now (4:48)
9. I'll show you where to sleep (3:40)
10. Beat the retreat (5:08)
11. Falling in love again (2:31)

Total Time 50:10

Line-up / Musicians

- Dave Cousins / vocals, acoustic guitar, composer

- Melvin Duffy / pedal steel & Hawaiian guitars

Releases information

Artwork: John Hill-Turner

CD Witchwood Media ‎- WMCD 2042 (2008, UK)

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3 stars Beautiful Renditions with pedal-steel slide. On this album, Dave Cousins re-records a number of his songs from the Strawbs as well as recording some new tunes he wrote more recently, with just himself and Melvin Duffy in the room (Melvin playing pedal-steel slide). I am so glad he did, as not onl ... (read more)

Report this review (#1697970) | Posted by Walkscore | Thursday, March 2, 2017 | Review Permanlink

3 stars This review is certainly for the old guard and Strawbs/Cousins fans in particular. I'm not going to be coy by avoiding the fact that Cousins can pick up a few pence for later indie releases like these. However, this solo studio outing (don't be fooled by the cover) gives fans a chance to actua ... (read more)

Report this review (#1318436) | Posted by SteveG | Monday, December 1, 2014 | Review Permanlink

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