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2.50 | 3 ratings | 1 reviews | 50% 5 stars

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Studio Album, released in 1995

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Walk Quietly By (2:53)
2. Open Road (3:45)
3. Back Home (3:50)
4. No-One Around (2:54)
5. Step Back (3:53)
6. When the Circus Comes to Town (2:26)
7. Summer Heat (3:53)
8. Just a Dream (3:42)
9. The Lady Doctor from Ashington (1:58)
10. Stealing the Night Away (3:27)
11. Honey Don't You Understand (3:52)
12. Born With the Blues (2:46)
13. Morning Brings Peace of Mind (3:16)
14. Living in the Shadows (4:00)

Total time: 46:35

Line-up / Musicians

- Bert Jansch / acoustic guitar, vocals, co-producer

- Bobby Barton / slide guitar
- Mike Piggott / violin
- Tony Hinnigan / strings
- Mark Ramsden / soprano saxophone
- Colin Gibson / bass
- Liam Genockey / drums
- Maggie Boyle / backing vocals
- Janie Romer / backing vocals
- Christine Collister / backing vocals

Releases information

CD Cooking Vinyl - COOK CD 092 (1995, UK)

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Essential: a masterpiece of rock music(50%)
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2 stars After hearing so many good things about this album, such as 'this is one of Bert's best albums in years', etc. I have to admit that I was very disappointed by the pedestrian sounding songs on this album from the late acoustic guitar master recorded and released in 1995. Jansch was definitely go ... (read more)

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