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Tom Kitching and Gren Bartley: Rushes

Tom Kitching and Gren Bartley: Rushes (Fellside FECD202)

Rushes
Tom Kitching and Gren Bartley

Fellside Recordings FECD202 (CD, UK, 13 August 2007)

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Recorded by Paul Adams and Robert Hallard;
Produced by Paul Adams, Tom Kitching and Gren Bartley;
Design and illustrations by Gren Bartley and Clover Abbott;
Artwork by Mary Blood

Musicians

Tom Kitching, fiddle, mandolin;
Gren Bartley, guitar, banjo, vocals;
Clover Abbott, backing vocals

Tracks

  1. Clyde Street (3.07)
  2. Davy Lowston (5.31)
  3. City of Sleep (3.37)
  4. Young Love (2.05)
  5. An tAthair Jack Walsh / The Howlet and the Weazle (4.04)
  6. Window (2.59)
  7. Standing at the Judgement (2.48)
  8. Record Lovelies (2.08)
  9. Long John (3.23)
  10. Low (3.59)
  11. Molly Oxford (3.13)
  12. Somebody on Your Bond (3.35)
  13. Peg 'N' Awl (4.15)
  14. Rainy Morning (3.18)

Tracks 1, 3-4, 6, 8, 10 Gren Bartley;
Tracks 2, 5, 7, 9, 11-13 trad.
Track 14 Tom Kitching

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Tom Kitching and Gren Bartley: Boundary

Tom Kitching and Gren Bartley: Boundary (Fellside FECD222)

Boundary
Tom Kitching and Gren Bartley

Fellside Recordings FECD222 (CD, UK, 6 April 2009)

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Recorded by Paul Adams in October 2008;
Produced by Paul Adams, Tom Kitching and Gren Bartley;
Artwork by Clover Abbott and Mary Blood

Musicians

Tom Kitching, fiddle, mandolin;
Gren Bartley, guitar, banjo, vocals;
Clover Abbott, vocals;
Edwin Beasant, melodeon

Tracks

  1. Dressed to Roll (2.36)
  2. Green Beds (Roud 276; Laws K36; G/D 1:48; Henry H779) (3.59)
  3. Malcolm’s / Lass from Barrow (2.52)
  4. Grateful for a Home (3.59)
  5. Cow Cow Yicky Yicky Yea (3.15)
  6. Old Sir Simon the King (Roud 19776) (3.17)
  7. Norman’s Christmas (3.03)
  8. Russian Song (2.43)
  9. Raspberry Bourrée (2.14)
  10. Into Night (3.19)
  11. Parson's Farewell (2.30)
  12. Different Rooms (4.01)
  13. No More Auction Block (3.59)
  14. Autumn Wasp / Boris in the Bathroom (3.34)
  15. Dreams Lay Heavy / Jess’s Waltz (5.39)

Tracks 1, 4, 7, 10, 12, 15 Gren Bartley;
Tracks 2, 6, 11, 13 trad.
Tracks 3, 9, 14 Tom Kitching;
Track 5 Huddie Ledbetter;
Track 8 Andy Whittle

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Tom Kitching: Interloper

Tom Kitching: Interloper (Fellside FECD267)

Interloper
Tom Kitching

Fellside Recordings FECD267 (CD, UK, 26 January 2015)

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Recorded by Jon Loomes at Talking Cat Studios;
Produced by Jon Loomes and Tom Kitching;
Mastered by Paul Adams and Tom Kitching;
Design, artwork and photography by Rebekah Jane Fuller

Musicians

Tom Kitching, fiddle;
Marit Fält, låtmandola;
Freya Rae, flute, clarinet;
Jim Molyneux, percussion

with
Lisa Watchorn, cello;
Andy Cutting, melodeon;
Jon Loomes, hurdy-gurdy;
Kieran Markham, throat singing

Tracks

  1. Rufty Tufty / The Way Is Clear / Whitefriars Hornpipe (5.28)
  2. La Rotta / Occidentals (4.49)
  3. Slow Jigs: Stugby Kiruna / Stary Smokovec (5.41)
  4. The Buffoon (2.58)
  5. Cobbler's Hornpipe (4.06)
  6. Elvin Hornpipes:B Shaw, Be Happy / 3 Puds (6.39)
  7. Fair Play / Bishop of Chester's Jig (4.13)
  8. The Gall Bladder Mazurka / The Lady Murray's Delight (8.13)
  9. Cheshire Rounds / Childgrove (5.29)
  10. Sue and Adi's Fast Dance (3.58)

Tracks 1ac, 2a, 4-5, 7b, 8b, 9ab trad.;
Track 1b Neil Davey;
Track 2b Tom Kitching;
Tracks 3ab Steve Hodgskiss;
Tracks 6ab Tim Elvin;
Track 7a Sally Kirkpatrick;
Track 8a Andrew Swaine;
Track 10 Sean Heeley

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Tom Kitching: Seasons of Change

Tom Kitching: Seasons of Change (Talking Cat)

Seasons of Change
Tom Kitching

Talking Cat Recordings (CD, UK, 17 March 2020)

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This is the musical half of Tom Kitching's Busk England project. It's the soundtrack to 18 months of busking around England, trying to get under the skin of a country he thought he knew. An exploration of acoustic and tone.

The book half of the project goes by the same name and is available through Tom's website.

Recorded by Jon Loomes of Talking Cat Studios ’live’ on location at Danebridge Methodist chapel, December 2019;
Mixed by Jon Loomes and Tom Kitching;
Mastered by Jon Loomes;
Photography and artwork by Elly Lucas

Folk Radio UK review by Richard Hollingum

Musicians

Tom Kitching, fiddle, mandolin;
Marit Fält, nordic mandola, cittern

with
Jude Rees, English border bagpipes

Tracks

  1. Old Molly Oxford (3.56)
  2. Belt Driven (3.50)
  3. Grimstock / Greensleeves Morris (5.37)
  4. Miss Firth's / Eglantine (5.54)
  5. Hellebore / Ice House Schottische (5.27)
  6. In Store Bakery (2.24)
  7. Lamaload / Bean Setting (5.15)
  8. Staines Morris / Trip to Paris (5.15)
  9. Tom Tolley's Hornpipe / Pidge (5.58)
  10. Women and Wine / Old Age and Young (5.24)
  11. La Fanatique / Infinite Espresso (5.18)

Tracks 1, 3ab, 7b, 8ab, 9a, 10b, 11a trad. arr. Tom Kitching, Marit Fält;
Tracks 2, 6, 11b Tom Kitching;
Track 4a Gavin Davenport;
Track 4b Cliff Stapleton;
Track 5a Toon Van Mierlo;
Track 5b Nigel Eaton;
Track 7a Steve Hodgskiss;
Track 9b Mel Biggs;
Track 10a John Dipper

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Other records with Tom Kitching

Besides being with Pilgrims' Way, Tom played on these album:

Various Artists, Folk Rising 2, 2 CD, Proper PROPERFOLK07, 2008

Gavin Davenport: The Bone Orchard (Haystack Traditions HAYCD004) Gavin Davenport, The Bone Orchard, CD, Haystack HAYCD004, 2013

Alice Jones, Poor Strange Girl, CD, Splid SPLIDCD017, 2016

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

Ollie King, Diffractions, CD, RootBeat RBRCD35, 2017

Various Artists, Destination: The End of an Era for a Leading Folk Music Label, 3 CD, Fellside FECD282, 2018

Amy & Gavin Davenport: A Boat of Promises (Hallamshire Traditions HATRCD14) Amy & Gavin Davenport, A Boat of Promises, CD, Hallamshire Traditions HATRCD14, 2019