Anne Briggs Anne Briggs
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- by Old Swan Band ~ The Old Swan Band ~ $14.38
- Released: August 4, 2008
- Label: Water
Record Collector (magazine) - p.865 stars out of 5 -- "These immaculate intuitive performances evoke a painterly ode to an Albion of dappled deciduous woodlands and sumptuous bucolic fantasy."
- 1.Blackwater Side
- 2.The Snow It Melts the Soonest
- 3.Willie O Winsbury
- 4.Go Your Way
- 5.Thorneymoor Woods
- 6.The Cuckoo
- 8.Young Tambling
- 9.Living by the Water
- 10.Maa Bonny Lad
Personnel: Anne Briggs (guitar, bouzouki); Johnny Moynihan (bouzouki).
Audio Remasterer: Gary Hobish.
Liner Note Author: Ken Hunt.
Recording information: 1971.
Photographer: Pat Delap.
After a handful of songs appeared on various British folk compilations, singer Anne Briggs made her full-length debut with 1969's startling ANNE BRIGGS. These 10 tracks are strictly traditional British folk tunes like "The Cuckoo" and "Blackwater Side," all but one of them performed entirely a cappella. This Water Records reissue contains no bonus material, but the careful remastering makes Briggs's pure, warm voice sound as if she's singing in the same room as the listener.
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