Close to the Wind - Fairport Convention
Track Listing
  1. Red and Gold
  2. All Your Beauty
  3. Summer Before the War
  4. Cup of Tea!/A Loaf of Bread/Miss Monahan's
  5. London River
Show All Tracks
  1. Red and Gold
  2. All Your Beauty
  3. Summer Before the War
  4. Cup of Tea!/A Loaf of Bread/Miss Monahan's
  5. London River
  6. Gold
  7. The Wounded Whale
  8. Set Me Up
  9. Open the Door, Richard
  10. Rhythm of the Time
  11. Mock Morris: The Green Man/The Cropredy Badger/Molly on the Jetty
  12. The Begger's Song
  13. Dark Eyed Molly
  14. Claudy Banks
  15. Sock in It
  16. Close to the Wind
Show Fewer Tracks

Close to the Wind is a compilation drawn from Fairport Convention's 16th and 17th albums, Red & Gold (December 1988) and The Five Seasons (December 1990), boasting eight of the 11 songs from the former and eight of the ten from the latter, re-sequenced. On these albums, originally released in the U.S. by the Rough Trade label, the quintet of guitarist Simon Nicol, bass player Dave Pegg, multi-instrumentalist Martin Allcock, violinist Ric Sanders, and drummer Dave Mattacks staked a claim for the reunited full-time band. It ...

Close to the Wind 2002, Silverline Records

UPC: 676628808696

DVD-Audio

Select
Close to the Wind 1998, Mooncrest Records

UPC: 766126803528

CD

Select