Waterson:Carthy Holy Heathens and the Old Green Man

Holy Heathens and the Old Green Man
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CD Details

  • Released: October 30, 2006
  • Label: Topic Records

Entertainment Reviews:

Mojo (Publisher) - p.103
4 stars out of 5 -- "When they let fly on 'Residue' and 'While Shepherds Watched', the joy of their singing elevates the soul."


  • 1.New Year Carol / Residue
  • 2.Sugar Wassail
  • 3.St. George
  • 4.May Song
  • 5.Christ Made a Trance
  • 6.The Falling Tear
  • 7.Cherry Tree Carol
  • 8.Reaphook and Sickle
  • 9.Jack Frost
  • 10.While Shepherds Watched
  • 11.On Christmas Day It Happened So
  • 12.Time to Remember the Poor
  • 13.Jacobstowe Wassail
  • 14.Awake Awake
  • 15.Diadem
  • 16.Jolly Old Hawk
  • 17.Gloryland

Product Description:

Waterson:Carthy: Eliza Carthy, Martin Carthy, Norma Waterson, Tim van Eyken.
Personnel: Martin Carthy (vocals, guitar); Eliza Carthy (vocals, mandolin, fiddle); Tim van Eyken (vocals, melodeon); Norma Waterson (vocals, triangle); Lauren McCormick, Emily Portman, Jim Causley (vocals); Oliver Knight (cello); Tommy Allan (trumpet); Alice Kinloch (trombone, tuba); Martin Brinsford (percussion).
Liner Note Author: Martin Carthy.
Recording information: Panda Sound; Robin Hood's Bay; Woodman Studios, Elland.
Photographers: Tony Howard; John Haxby; David Angel ; Tom Howard.
Unknown Contributor Role: The Devil's Interval.
Arrangers: Norma Waterson; Eliza Carthy; Martin Carthy; Tim van Eyken.
The British folk group comprising the husband-and-wife duo Martin Carthy and Norma Waterson, members of their family, and the fine vocal group the Devil's Interval, performs a selection of traditional and modern folk material encompassing May Day songs and Christmas and Passiontide carols. It's not all cozy good cheer, though--some of the older carols, like "Awake Awake" and "On Christmas Day It Happened," pack a realistic, if disconcerting punch that harks back to the festival's pagan roots.

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  • UPC: 714822056229
  • Shipping Weight: 0.24/lbs (approx)
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