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Rachel and Lillias: Dear Someone

Rachel and Lillias: Dear Someone (Fellside FECD150)

Dear Someone
Rachel Newton and Lillias Kinsman-Blake

Fellside Recordings FECD215 (CD, UK, 2008)

Rachel and Lillias: Dear Someone (Fellside FECD150; signed at the The Shee gig at Heidbarghof, Hamburg on March 2, 2012)
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Recorded by Paul Adams and Robert Hallard;
Produced by Paul Adams;
Photography by Archie MacFarlane;
Design by Lillias Kinsman-Blake

Musicians

Rachel Newton, harp, vocals;
Lillias Kinsman-Blake, flute
with
Paul Jennings, percussion [1-2, 5, 8, 11]

Tracks

  1. Bonnie Lassie (3.09)
  2. Hoi Liffie!: The New Fiddle / Sidney Grove / Hoi Liffie! (3.27)
  3. Nighean nan Geng (3.24)
  4. The Wrong Medicine: The Wrong Medicine / Francis Xavier Kennedy MacDonald / The Knifestone (4.25)
  5. Rich Man's Daughter (Roud 2987) (4.51)
  6. Waltzes: Waltz of the Little Girls / Archie the Flying Beast (3.39)
  7. Dear Someone: Dear Someone / Waltz for One (4.05)
  8. Harp Set: Dresden Reel / The Berserk / The Wrong Trousers (5.08)
  9. Mo Thruaigh Leir Thu Ille Bhuidhe (4.20)
  10. Young Horseman (Roud 1185; G/D 8:1584; Henry H122a) (4.18)
  11. Wedding Reels: Wedding Reel / Miss Girdle / Gun Anam (4.40)

Track 1 Tony Cuffe, William Jackson;
Tracks 2ac, 7b Lillias Kinsman-Blake;
Track 2b, 8c Rachel Newton;
Tracks 3, 4a, 5, 6a, 7a, 9-11 trad.;
Track 4b David Greenberg;
Track 4c Alistair Anderson;
Track 6b Tóla Custy;
Track 7a Gillian Welsh;
Track 8a Paul Kelly;
Track 8b Corrina Hewat

> Folk Music > Records > Rachel Newton: The Shadow Side

Rachel Newton: The Shadow Side

Rachel Newton: The Shadow Side (Shee SHEERACH1)

The Shadow Side
Rachel Newton

Shee Records SHEERACH1 (CD, UK, July 2, 2012)

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Recorded and mixed at Mobile With a Home, Heriot Toun by Mattie Foulds;
Mastered at Castlesound Studios, Pentcaitland by Stuart Hamilton;
Photography by Somhairle MacDonald;
Design by Lillias Kinsman-Blake

Musicians

Rachel Newton, vocals, harp, electroharp, fiddle, harmonium;
Kris Drever, vocals, guitar, mandolin;
Mattie Foulds, percussion

Tracks

  1. Lady Diamond (Roud 112; Child 269; G/D 6:1224) (4.16)
  2. Rung 2 (4.20)
  3. Green Willow (Roud 172; Child 24; G/D 6:1225) (3.40)
  4. 'S Toil Leam Chruinneag Dhonn nam Bo (3.16)
  5. The Discoboat (3.22)
  6. I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry (3.37)
  7. The Last Minute / The Groupie / Height of Rudeness (3.30)
  8. Must I Be Bound? (Roud 18829; Henry H218ab) (3.01)
  9. The Shadow Side (3.55)
  10. Soundboards and Sockets (4.26)
  11. Am Bruadar Ud a Chunnaic Mi (3.37)

All songs trad. arr. Rachel Newton except
Track 3 trad. arr. Kris Drever, Rachel Newton;
Track 6 Hank Williams arr. Rachel Newton;
All instrumental tracks/tunes composed by Rachel Newton

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> Folk Music > Records > Rachel Newton: Changeling

Rachel Newton: Changeling

Rachel Newton: Changeling (Shadowside SHADOW1)

Changeling
Rachel Newton

Shadowside Records SHADOW1 (CD, UK, September 1, 2014)

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Recorded and mixed at Mobile With a Home, Heriot Toun by Mattie Foulds;
Mastered at Castlesound Studios, Pentcaitland by Stuart Hamilton;
Album design and concept by Lillias Kinsman-Blake

Musicians

Rachel Newton, vocals, viola, harp, electroharp, Rhodes piano;
Corrina Hewat, backing vocals;
Lauren MacColl, fiddle;
Su-a Lee, cello, musical saw;
Mattie Foulds, percussion;
Alec Frank-Gemmil, horn;
Adam Holmes, vocals [6]

Tracks

  1. Mo Chùbhrachan (The Fairy Lullaby) (5.46)
  2. The Changeling Reel (2.41)
  3. Queen of Elfan's Nourice (Roud 3723; Child 40; G/D 2:328) (4.16)
  4. When I’m Gone (2.13)
  5. Three Days (6.00)
  6. The Fairy Man (3.58)
  7. A Phiùthrag’s a Phiuthar (3.50)
  8. Up the Lum: The Eggshell Brewery / Up the Lum (3.31)
  9. The Changeling Air (3.30)

All music written by Rachel Newton;
Track 3 words trad.;
Track 6 words Sidney Goodsir Smith;
Track 7 trad. arr. Rachel Newton;

Video

The Fairy Man

Mo Chùbhrachan (Fairy Lullaby)

Eggshell Brewery

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> Folk Music > Records > Rachel Newton: Here's My Heart Come Take It

Rachel Newton: Here's My Heart Come Take It

Rachel Newton: Here's My Heart Come Take It (Shadowside SHADOW02)

Here's My Heart Come Take It
Rachel Newton

Shadowside Records SHADOW02 (CD, UK, April 15, 2016)

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Recorded and mixed at Caribou Recording by Mattie Foulds;
Mastered at Castlesound Studios by Stuart Hamilton;
Produced by Rachel Newton and Mattie Foulds;
Photography and design by Somhairle MacDonald

Musicians

Rachel Newton, vocals, harps, piano, keyboards;
Mattie Foulds, drums;
Lauren MacColl, fiddle, viola;
Michael Owers, sousaphone, trombone, flugelhorn

Tracks

  1. Here's My Heart Come Take It (Roud 443, Laws H12) (3.11)
  2. Gura Mise Tha Fo Mhulad (I Am Full of Sorrow) (3.34)
  3. The Bloody Gardener (Roud 1700) (5.28)
  4. Don't Go Out Tonight, My Darling (Roud 3521) (2.54)
  5. Chaidh Mo Dhonnchadh Dhan Bheinn (My Duncan Went to the Hill) (4.42)
  6. Proud Maisrie (Roud 339; Child 219; G/D 4:840) (5.46)
  7. Poor Lost Babe (Roud 15856) (2.36)
  8. An Hour With Thee (3.30)
  9. One Hour More (2.45)

Track 1 trad., from the Max Hunter Folk Song Collection, music Rachel Newton;
Tracks 4, 7 trad., from the Max Hunter Folk Song Collection;
Tracks 2-3, 5-6 trad.;
Track 8 words Sir Walter Scott, music Rachel Newton;
Track 9 Rachel Newton

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> Folk Music > Records > Rachel Newton: West

Rachel Newton: West

Rachel Newton: West (Shadowside SHADOW03)

West
Rachel Newton

(probably) Shadowside Records SHADOW03 (CD, UK, September 28, 2018)

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Recorded by Mattie Foulds in Achnahaird in Wester Ross;
Mixed and mastered by Mattie Foulds at Caribou Recording;
Photography and design by Somhairle MacDonald

Musicians

Rachel Newton, vocals, harps

Tracks

  1. Gura Muladoch Sgith Mi (3.25)
  2. The Maid of Neidpath (Roud 8318) (3.43)
  3. Suilven (1.44)
  4. Once I Had a True Love (Roud 170) (3.19)
  5. Hi Horo 's na Horo Eile (3.58)
  6. Skye Air (5.01)
  7. For Love (Roud 6261; G/D 6:1215) (3.30)
  8. Stac Pollaidh (1.19)
  9. A Token (Roud 3530) (3.22)
  10. Beinn an Eoin (1.10)
  11. O Cò Thogas Dhìom An Fhadachd (3.40)
  12. Ben Mor Coigach (2.22)
  13. Jolene (3.44)

Track 1 words based on the singing of Flora MacNeil, music based on the singing of Catriona NicCharmaig;
Track 2 words Walter Scott, music Rachel Newton;
Tracks 3, 8, 10, 12 Rachel Newton;
Track 4 trad., based on a version by Peggy Seeger;
Track 5 John Maclean of Tiree;
Track 6 trad., from the Patrick MacDonald Collection (1784);
Track 7 trad., based on the version by Willie Mathieson on Tobar an Dualchais;
Track 9 trad., based on the version by Mr Frank Pool, Fayetteville, Arkansaws, from the Max Hunter Folk Song Collection;
Track 11 trad., based on the singing of Jenna Cumming on BBC Alba Bliadhna nan òran;
Track 13 Dolly Parton

> Folk Music > Records > Rachel Newton

Groups and Projects featuring Rachel Newton

The Shee, A Different Season, CD, The Shee SHEE1, 2008

Emily Portman, The Glamoury, CD, Furrow FUR002, 2010

The Shee, Decadence, CD, The Shee SHEE2, 2010

Emily Portman, Hinge of the Year, 7" single, Furrow FURR004, 2011

Emily Portman, Hatchling, CD, Furrow FURR006, 2012

The Shee, Murmurations, CD, The Shee SHEE3, 2012

The Furrow Collective, At Our Next Meeting, CD, Furrow FURR007, 2014

Emily Portman, Coracle, CD, Furrow FURR008, 2015

The Furrow Collective, Blow Out the Moon, EP, Furrow FURR009, 2015

Boreas, Ahoy Hoy, CD, ISLE ISLE04CD, 2016

The Furrow Collective, Wild Hog, LP/CD, Hudson HUD001LP/CD, 2016

The Shee, Continuum, CD, The Shee SHEE4, 2016

The Furrow Collective, Fathoms, LP/CD, Hudson HUD015LP/CD, November 9, 2018

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Other records with Rachel Newton

Various, TMSA Young Trad Tour 2005, CD, TMSA TMSA05, 2005

Alistair Anderson, Islands, CD, White Meadow WMR2008CD, 2008

Charles-Henri Belleville, The Inheritance, film/DVD, Lyre Productions, 2008

Sandra Kerr and Friends, 'Hi!' Said the Elephant, CD, Smallfolk SMF2, 2009

Dan Walsh, Tomorrow's Still to Come, CD, Shankly SH01, 2009

Bella Hardy, The Dark Peak and the White, CD, Noe NOE04, 2012

Dan Walsh, The Same But Different, CD, Rooksmere RRCD105, 2012

Various Artists, Cambridge Folk Festival 2011, DVD, Delphonic DELPH015, 2012

Various Artists, Weirdlore: Notes from the Folk Underground, CD, Folk Police FPR008, 2012

Salt House, Lay Your Dark Low, CD, Make Believe MBR5CD, 2013

Blue Rose Code, The Ballads of Peckham Rye, CD, Rochanan Songs, 2014

The Elizabethan Session, The Elizabethan Session, CD, Quercus QRCD001, 2014

Mairearad Green, Maggie West's, EP, private issue, 2014

Fiona Rutherford, Sleep Sound, CD, own label SLEEP001, 2014

Various Artists, BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2015, 2 CD, Proper PROPERFOLK16, 2015

Tannara, Trig, CD, Braw Sailin' CD001BSR, 2016 (produced by Rachel)

Various Artists, The Journey Continues: Fellside at 40, 3 CD, Fellside FECD272, 2016

Lauren MacColl, The Seer, CD, Fèis Rois FEISROIS005, 2017

Various Artists, BBC Radio 2 Folk Awards 2017, 2 CD, Proper PROPERFOLK18, 2017