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4.17 | 3 ratings | 1 reviews | 50% 5 stars

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Studio Album, released in 1998

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Carnival (4:25)
2. She Moved Through the Fair (4:55)
3. All I Got (3:16)
4. Bett's Dance (2:46)
5. Toy Balloon (for Little Anna-Rebecca) (3:32)
6. Waitin' & Wonderin' (4:14)
7. Hey Doc (2:45)
8. Sweet Talking Lady (3:58)
9. Paper Houses (3:01)
10. Born and Bred in Old Ireland (3:10)
11. How It All Came Down (4:40)
12. Just a Simple Soul (3:54)

Total time: 44:36

Line-up / Musicians

- Bert Jansch / acoustic guitar, vocals, arrangements (2)

- Brian John Cole / pedal steel
- Johnny Hodge / slide guitar, harmonica
- Jay Burnett / keyboards, co-producer
- Alfred "Pee Wee" Ellis / saxophone
- Marcus Cliffe / bass
- Pick Withers / drums
- Janie Romer / backing vocals
- Laura Bouisseau / effects, co-producer

Releases information

Artwork: The Carpet Gypsies

CD Cooking Vinyl ‎- COOK CD 138 (1998, UK)

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Essential: a masterpiece of rock music(50%)
Excellent addition to any rock music collection(50%)
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4 stars Folk, Blues and Beyond. Those familiar with the works of Davy Graham will immediately recognize that the title of my review was lifted from Graham's incredibly influential album of the same name. It was Graham's albums like this and 3/4 AD, along with the genre defining classic Folk Roots: N ... (read more)

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