> Folk Music > Records > Kirsty McGee: Honeysuckle

Honeysuckle

Kirsty McGee: Honeysuckle (Fellside FECD170)

Honeysuckle
Kirsty McGee

Fellside Recordings FECD170 (CD, UK, 2002)
Hobopop Recordings HPDL006 (digital download, UK, March 14, 2010)

Kirsty McGee: Honeysuckle (Hobopop HPDL006)
  ▼ show all details  ▲ hide all details

Produced by John Wood and Clive Gregson;
Executive producer John Wood;
Recorded at Woodman Studios, Elland and Fellside Recordings, Workington, June 14-12, 2002;
Production master by Paul Adams;
Photographs by Charles Devlin;
Design concept by Kirsty McGee

Musicians

Kirsty McGee, vocals, acoustic guitar, flute;
with
Clive Gregson, acoustic guitar, bass guitar, piano, electric piano, organ;
Boo Hewerdine, guitar, vocals;
Neill MacColl, acoustic guitar, electric guitar, autoharp;
Jo Hamilton, viola;
Martin Hughes, drums;
Geth Griffith, bass guitar, double bass

Tracks

Original CDReissue
  1. Rich (3.28)
  2. Cats' Eyes (4.26)
  3. Take What You Need (2.47)
  4. Golden Honeysuckle Rose (3.24)
  5. Skin (2.57)
  6. The Wrong Girl (3.45)
  7. Wild Garlic (3.47)
  8. Tube Player's Wife (2.45)
  9. Bliss (5.11)
  10. Venice (3.53)
  11. Never Can Last (3.52)
  12. She's Got to Travel (3.04)
  1. Rich (3.30)
  2. Cats' Eyes (4.26)
  3. Take What You Need (2.49)
  4. Skin (2.59)
  5. The Wrong Girl (3.47)
  6. Bliss (5.13)
  7. Venice (3.53)
  8. Never Can Last (3.52)
  9. She's Got to Travel (3.06)
  10. Little Things (bonus track) (3.12)

All tracks written by Kirsty McGee

> Folk Music > Records > Kirsty McGee: Frost

Frost

Kirsty McGee: Frost (Park PRKCD 69)

Frost
Kirsty McGee

Park Records PRK CD69 (CD, UK, March 8, 2004)

  ▼ show all details  ▲ hide all details

Produced by Boo Hewerdine;
Recorded by John Etchells;
Artwork and graphic design: Chris Sands;
Photography: Chris Sands

Musicians

Kirsty McGee, vocals, guitar, flute;
Mat Martin, guitar, mandolin;
Jonny Bridgwood, double bass;
Roy Dodds, drums;
Neill MacColl, guitars, high-strung guitar, marxophone;
John Spiers, melodeon, bandoneon;
Boo Hewerdine, guitar

Tracks

  1. Plane Vapours (4.21)
  2. Spit & Shine (3.51)
  3. The Prisoner (4.00)
  4. Coffee Coloured Strings (3.56)
  5. Spider Lullaby (3.45)
  6. Cloudwatching (2.13)
  7. Put Back The Stars (3.12)
  8. Safe Harbour Song (2.41)
  9. Sophie (3.06)
  10. Summer Frost (3.19)
  11. Kisses (5.22)
  12. Bitter Aloe (3.02)
  13. St. Mark's Place (3.14)

All tracks written by Kirsty McGee

> Folk Music > Records > Kirsty McGee: Two Birds

Two Birds

Kirsty McGee: Two Birds (Park PRKCD 85)

Two Birds
Kirsty McGee

Park Records PRK CD85 (CD, UK, November 14, 2005)

  ▼ show all details  ▲ hide all details

Produced by Neill MacColl;
Recorded by Steve Stewart;
Artwork and graphic design: Mat Martin;
Photography: Kirsty McGee & Mat Martin

Musicians

Kirsty McGee, vocals, guitar, flute;
Mat Martin, guitar, mandolin, high-strung guitar, banjo, vocals;
Ben Nicholls, double bass;
Roy Dodds, drums, percussion;
Neill MacColl, electric guitars, high-strung guitar

Tracks

  1. Thank You (3.12)
  2. Fresh Water (3.36)
  3. Alchemy (3.32)
  4. India (4.10)
  5. Lazy Eye Blues (3.25)
  6. One Star (3.44)
  7. Heart (4.06)
  8. The Right Way Home (2.39)
  9. Chicory (1.43)
  10. Brittle (5.35)
  11. Steady (3.33)
  12. Static (3.57)

All tracks written by Kirsty McGee

> Folk Music > Records > Kirsty McGee: Hobopop E.P.

Hobopop E.P.

Kirsty McGee: Hobopop E.P. (Hobopop HPCD003)

Hobopop E.P.
Home Grown Demos and Cover Versions
Kirsty McGee

Hobopop Recordings HPCD003 (CD, UK, September 1, 2007)

  ▼ show all details  ▲ hide all details

Rough-hewn demos and cover versions from Kirsty McGee and Mat Martin, featuring four demos for songs later to appear on the album The Kansas Sessions and two cover versions, including one by producer of The Kansas Sessions, Mike West.

A great sister-disc to 'Kansas', or for those people interested in the development of songs and the influences songwriters have on one another, and in a really live, bare sound on disc.

Produced by Mat Martin;
Recorded in Glorious Lo-Fi by Mat Martin;
Mastered by Steve Stewart at the Old Vicarage, Cambridgeshire;
Artwork and Graphic Design: Mat Martin

Musicians

Kirsty McGee, vocals, guitar, mandolin;
Mat Martin, banjo, guitar, tenor guitar, mandolin, banjo uke, Feet, vocals

Tracks

  1. Share Croppers (3.12)
  2. Killer Wasps (2.42)
  3. Dust Devils (3.51)
  4. Betray My Trust (1.48)
  5. No Way to Treat t Friend (5.15)
  6. The Profit Song (2.51)

All tracks written by Kirsty McGee except
Track 1 Kreg Viesselman;
Track 4 Mike West

> Folk Music > Records > Kirsty McGee: The Kansas Sessions

The Kansas Sessions

Kirsty McGee: The Kansas Sessions (Hobopop HPCD004)

The Kansas Sessions
Kirsty McGee

Hobopop Recordings HPCD004 (CD, UK, September 8, 2008)

  ▼ show all details  ▲ hide all details

Produced by Mike West;
Recorded by Mike West at The Ninth Ward Pickin' Parlour;
Mastered by Denis Blackham at Skye Mastering;
Artwork and graphic design: Mat Martin;
Photography: Graham Smith

Musicians

Kirsty McGee, vocals, guitar, mandolin, percussion, junk;
Mat Martin, banjo, guitar, tenor guitar, wood banjo, banjo uke, washboard, percussion, junk, vocals;
Katie Euliss, string bass, zils, vocals;
Colin Mahoney, drums, percussion, dumbek;
Mike West, mandolin, electric and acoustic guitars, dobro, jug, percussion, junk, vocals;
Larry Maxey, clarinet;
Tom Johnson, trombone, vocals

Tracks

  1. Bonecrusher (2.38)
  2. Gunsore (2.48)
  3. Sandman (3.34)
  4. Sparks (3.56)
  5. Alibi Blues (2.28)
  6. No Way to Treat a Friend (5.33)
  7. Lamb (2.10)
  8. Killer Wasps (2.14)
  9. Shame (2.00)
  10. Dust Devils (3.57)
  11. The Profit Song (2.25)
  12. Faith (4.46)

All tracks written by Kirsty McGee

> Folk Music > Records > Kirsty McGee: No. 5

No. 5

Kirsty McGee: No. 5 (Hobopop HPCD005)

No. 5
A Live Album
Kirsty McGee & The Hobopop Collective

Hobopop Recordings HPCD005 (CD, UK, March 15, 2010)

  ▼ show all details  ▲ hide all details

Produced by Mat Martin;
Recorded by Barkley McKay on location at Contact, Manchester, on October 10, 2009 ;
Mastered by Russ Hepworth-Sawyer for MOTTOsound;
Artwork and graphic design: Mat Martin;
Photography: Pauline Keightley;
Video: Phil Davies;
Live sound: Ibrar Haque

Musicians

Kirsty McGee, vocals, guitar;
Mat Martin, banjos, tenor guitar, banjo uke, vocals;
Nick Blacka, double bass;
Rob Turner, drums, junk

with special guests
James Steel, electric guitar;
Clive Mellor, harmonica;
Christopher Cundy, bass clarinet, saxello

Tracks

  1. Omaha (3.53)
  2. Alibi Blues (2.25)
  3. Last Orders (3.46)
  4. Sandman (3.35)
  5. Bliss (5.33)
  6. The Last to Understand (3.42)
  7. Stonefruit (4.00)
  8. Dust Devils (4.07)
  9. Faith (5.09)

All tracks written by Kirsty McGee

> Folk Music > Records > Kirsty McGee: Contraband

Contraband

Kirsty McGee: Contraband (Hobopop HPCD007)

Contraband
Kirsty McGee

Hobopop Recordings HPCD007 (CD, UK, October 1, 2012)

  ▼ show all details  ▲ hide all details

Produced by Kirsty McGee & Barkley McKay;
Recorded and mixed by Barkley McKay at Valley Wood Studios;
Mastered by Russ Hepworth-Sawyer of MOTTOSound;
Photography by Ed Swinden;
Design by Mat Martin

Musicians

Kirsty McGee, vocals, guitar, high-string, flute, glockenspiel;
Nick Blacka, double bass;
Carrie Elkin, vocals;
Josef, trumpet;
Hugh Lawrence, drums, percussion;
Barkley McKay, piano, 1961 Hammond organ, glockenspiel;
Clive Mellor, harmonica;
Myshkin, vocals;
Danny Schmidt, vocals;
Inge Thomson, accordion, vocals;
Mike West, banjo, mandolin

Tracks

  1. Something Going On (4.01)
  2. I Burn For You (3.16)
  3. Sequins (4.17)
  4. Solace (3.32)
  5. Rebecca (4.37)
  6. New Bird (3.04)
  7. Setting of the Sun (2.27)
  8. God and the Sparrowherder (2.39)
  9. Dust Rising (3.13)
  10. Aberdeen (3.59)
  11. String Baby (3.09)
  12. What Love Entails (3.37)
  13. Contraband (3.52)
  14. All Thing Must Change (2.28)

All tracks written by Kirsty McGee

> Folk Music > Records > Kirsty McGee: Sandman

Sandman

Kirsty McGee: Sandman (Hobopop HPDL008)

Sandman
Kirsty McGee

Hobopop Recordings HPDL008 (CD single, UK, April 1, 2013)

  ▼ show all details  ▲ hide all details

Produced by Kirsty McGee & Barkley McKay;
Recorded and mixed by Barkley McKay at Valley Wood Studios;
Mastered by Russ Hepworth-Sawyer of MOTTOSound;
Photography by Ed Swinden;
Design by Mat Martin

Musicians

Kirsty McGee, vocals, guitar, high-string, flute, glockenspiel;
Nick Blacka, double bass;
Carrie Elkin, vocals;
Josef, trumpet;
Hugh Lawrence, drums, percussion;
Barkley McKay, piano, 1961 Hammond organ, glockenspiel;
Clive Mellor, harmonica;
Myshkin, vocals;
Danny Schmidt, vocals;
Inge Thomson, accordion, vocals;
Mike West, banjo, mandolin

Tracks

  1. Sandman (3.34)
    from The Kansas Sessions
  2. Setting of the Sun (2.27)
    from Contraband

All tracks written by Kirsty McGee