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Nic Jones: In Search of Nic Jones

Nic Jones: In Search of Nic Jones (Mollie MMCD01)

In Search of Nic Jones
Nic Jones

Mollie Music MMCD01 (CD, UK, 1998)

Live performances recorded between 1979 and 1982, amongst them recordings made by the BBC on March 1, 1981 for their programme “Folk on 2” [1, 4, 10], and tracks recorded live in Italy in 1981 [3, ...].

Mojo's Folk Album of the Month, August 1998

Produced and engineered by Dave Emery;
Tape operator Steve “One” Clark;
Digitally remastered at 11A Studio

Musicians

Nic Jones, vocals, guitar

Tracks

  1. Seven Yellow Gypsies (Roud 1; Child 200; G/D 2:278; Henry H124) (3.17)
  2. Texas Girl at the Funeral of her Father (2.52)
  3. Lord Franklin (Roud 487; Laws K9; G/D 1:16; Henry H815) (4.22)
  4. Swimming Song (2.54)
  5. Ploughman Lads (Roud 3448) (3.13)
  6. Ruins by the Shore (3.51)
  7. On Board the Kangaroo (Roud 925; G/D 6:1211) (3.14)
  8. Hardiman the Fiddler (instrumental) (1.34)
  9. Green to Grey (2.26)
  10. The Rose of Allendale (Roud 1218) (4.51)
  11. Teddy Bears' Picnic (instrumental) (2.19)
  12. Thanksgiving (2.39)

Tracks 1, 3, 5, 7-8 trad. Nic Jones;
Track 2 Randy Newman;
Track 4 Loudon Wainwright III;
Tracks 6, 9 Nic Jones;
Track 10 Charles Jefferys, Sidney Nelson arr. Nic Jones;
Track 11 John W. Bration;
Track 12 Rick Lee