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  1. The History of Fairport Convention. The History of Fairport Convention. Fairport Convention. Island ICD 4 (2 LP /w booklet, UK, November ) Island CIDD 4 (CD, UK, April ) Island IMCD (CD, UK, July ) This double album (but single CD) was released at .
  2. A Sailor's Life This song is by Fairport Convention and appears on the album Unhalfbricking (). A sailor's life, it is a merry life He robs young girls of their heart's delight Leaving them behind to weep and mourn They never know when they will return "Well, there's four and twenty all in a row My true love he makes the finest show He's proper, tall, genteel withal And.
  3. May 30,  · "A sailor's life" is a eighteenth-century traditional english folk song and was brought to us as an amazing folk-rock and psychedelic song by Sandy Denny and Fairport Convention .
  4. The right choices for a Fairport cd sampler. After the departures of big league singers Ian Matthews and Sandy Denny, the vocals starting with songs from the "Full House" album are for acquired taste. The band on the music end actually improves quite a bit during the early s. I play "History" as a guide to listening to the back catalogue/5(58).
  5. All but a handful previously unreleased, these 72 tracks serve up an alternate history of Fairport Convention in a manner that doesn't simply befit Britain's longest-running folk-rock soap opera, it actually amplifies the group's achievements beyond any past (or possibly future) collection ever could. The "official" story of the band, after all, can be traced on any number of collections.
  6. This attempt at an overview of Fairport Convention's radical, spirited and beautiful contribution to music in the period to was originally a double album. To allow conversion to a single CD, it unfortunately lost two tracks, "Crazy Man Michael" and "Jigs And Reels", because it was assumed that anyone interested in the band would also want to own the superb Liege And Lief from which they are /5(71).
  7. The History of Fairport Convention is the first compilation of tracks by Fairport Convention, released in At the time it was released, it appeared that the band had folded. The cover had a "family tree" by Pete Frame on the front.
  8. The History Of Fairport Convention is a music boxset/compilation recording by FAIRPORT CONVENTION (Prog Related/Progressive Rock) released in on cd, lp / vinyl and/or cassette. This page includes The History Of Fairport Convention's: cover picture, songs / tracks list, members/musicians and line-up, different releases details, free MP3 download (stream), buy online /5(4).

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