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3.17 | 9 ratings | 1 reviews | 11% 5 stars

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Studio Album, released in 2015

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Anemos / Child of the Light (1:25)
2. Long Rime Running (5:20)
3. Walk Away from Heaven (5:02)
4. Fields of Eden (16:14) :
- a) Overture
- b) The Tumbling River
- c) Middlesmoor
- d) Stonebeck
- e) The Fields of Eden
- f) Epilogue - Middlesmoor
5. The Same Rain (5:20)
6. Greenhow Hill (4:34)
7. This Time Around (4:34)
8. European Union Blues (3:28)
9. Nidderdale / Backroads (5:45)
10. The Wild Geese (The Spirit of the Wide Northland) (4:21)
11. Life in the Old Dog (3:09)

Total Time 59:12

Line-up / Musicians

- Chris Simpson / vocals, guitar, harmonica, co-producer
- Will Jackson / piano, guitar, orchestration, co-producer

- Laurens Joensen / acoustic, Spanish & slide guitars, mandolin, dobro, banjo
- Elliott Randall / electric guitar
- Doug Morter / electric guitar, backing vocals
- Wendy Ross / violin
- Matt Barhoorn / violin
- Derek Nash / saxophone
- Alan Thomson / bass, slide guitar
- John Shepard / drums, percussion
- Andrew Jackson / spoken word
- Kate Peters / backing vocals
- Cathy Simpson / piano (4)

Releases information

CD Talking Elephant ‎- TECD287 (2015, UK)

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MAGNA CARTA The Fields of Eden ratings distribution

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Essential: a masterpiece of rock music(11%)
Excellent addition to any rock music collection(22%)
Good, but non-essential (56%)
Collectors/fans only (11%)
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3 stars Well, it's confirmed alright. I'm writing while listening to this on a perfect early spring Sunday afternoon, and the music sounds like the ideal soundtrack for the circumstance. It's so english in its idyllic setting, made of dreamy folk melodies, choral & strings arrangements, that there are no mo ... (read more)

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