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The Strawbs: Strawberry Music Sampler No.1

The Strawbs: Strawberry Music Sampler No.1 (Witchwood Records WC CD 2002)

Strawberry Music Sampler No.1
The Strawbs

Demo (LP, UK, 1969)
Witchwood Records WC CD 2002 (CD, UK, 2001)

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In 1969 just 99 copies of this record were pressed on 12" vinyl as a publishing demo. According to the CD reissue's notes there are just two known vinyl copies in existence and I know of one more. The record includes previously un-released out-takes from the abandoned first Strawbs album.

Musicians

Dave Cousins, vocals, guitars, banjo;
Tony Hooper, vocals, guitars;
Ron Chesterman, bass;
featuring Sandy Denny, vocals [3-4, 6], chorus vocals [1, 5, 14], guitar [6];
with Ken Gudmand, drums;
String arrangements by Sven Lundvig.

Tracks

Side 1Side 2
  1. All I Need Is You (3.07)
  2. Stay Awhile With Me (2.48)
  3. Sail Away to the Sea (3.28)
  4. Two Weeks Last Summer (2.06)
  5. Nothing Else Will Do (2.16)
  6. Who Knows Where the Time Goes? (4.09)
  7. I've Been My Own Worst Friend (2.43)
  8. I Turned My Face into the Wind (2.41)
  9. On Growing Older (2.00)
  1. And You Need Me (3.16)
  2. Ah Me, Ah My (1.22)
  3. And You Need Me (instrumental) / Josephine, for Better or for Worse (4.29)
  4. Just the Same in Every Way (3.01)
  5. How Everyone But Sam Was a Hypocrite (2.47)
  6. Young Again (2.56)
  7. Which Way the Wind Blows (2.52)
  8. Sweetling (3.05)

All tracks written by Dave Cousins except
Track 6 Sandy Denny
Tracks 11, 15, 17 Tony Hooper

> Sandy Denny > Records > Sandy Denny and The Strawbs: All Our Own Work

Sandy Denny and The Strawbs: All Our Own Work

Sandy Denny and The Strawbs: All Our Own Work (Hallmark SHM 813)

All Our Own Work
Sandy Denny and The Strawbs

Hallmark SHM 813 (LP, UK, 1973)
Estrella Rockera ER 42119 (bootleg CD w/ bonus tracks, Spain, 2005)

All Our Own Work (Hallmark SHM 813; back side)
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Recorded at Vanløse Bio, Copenhagen, July 1967 (though the record sleeve says August 1968)
by Karl Emil Knudsen & Gustav Winkler in Copenhagen, Denmark on 2-track equipment.
Engineered by Ivar Rosenberg.

Musicians

Dave Cousins, vocals, guitars, banjo;
Tony Hooper, vocals, guitars;
Ron Chesterman, bass;
featuring Sandy Denny, vocals [1-3, 5, 7, 9, 12], chorus vocals [4, 11], guitar [2];
with Ken Gudmand, drums, tablas [3];
Cy Nicklin, sitar [3]

Tracks

This is basically the same album as the later CD Sandy Denny and The Strawbs but with some different tracks - though the missing ones were added to the Spanish bootleg CD - and without strings.

Side 1Side 2
  1. On My Way (3.05)
  2. Who Knows Where the Time Goes? (4.05)
  3. Tell Me What You See in Me (3.40)
  4. Always on My Mind (1.53)
  5. Stay Awhile With Me (2.24)
  6. Wild Strawberries (instrumental) (1.35)
  1. All I Need Is You (2.20)
  2. How Everyone But Sam Was a Hypocrite (2.45)
  3. Sail Away to the Sea (3.22)
  4. Sweetling (2.35)
  5. Nothing Else Will Do (2.15)
  6. And You Need Me (3.16)

Bootleg CD bonus tracks from Sandy Denny and The Strawbs

  1. Poor Jimmy Wilson (2.33)
  2. I've Been My Own Worst Friend (2.40)
  3. Two Weeks Last Summer (2.05)

All tracks written by Dave Cousins except
Track 2 Sandy Denny
Tracks 4, 10 Tony Hooper
Track 6 Dave Cousins, Tony Hooper

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Sandy Denny and The Strawbs

Sandy Denny and The Strawbs: Sandy Denny and The Strawbs (Hannibal HNBL 1361)

Sandy Denny and The Strawbs
Sandy Denny and The Strawbs

Hannibal HNBL 1361 (LP, UK, 1991)
Hannibal HNCD 1361 (CD, UK, 1991)

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Recorded at Vanløse Bio, Copenhagen, July 1967 (though the record sleeve says August 1968)
by Karl Emil Knudsen & Gustav Winkler in Copenhagen, Denmark on 2-track equipment.
Engineered by Ivar Rosenberg.

Musicians

Dave Cousins, vocals, guitars, banjo;
Tony Hooper, vocals, guitars;
Ron Chesterman, bass;
featuring Sandy Denny, vocals [2, 4-5, 7-8, 10-11, 13], chorus vocals [1, 12], guitar [2];
with Ken Gudmand, drums, tablas [8];
Cy Nicklin, sitar [8];
string arrangement by Sven Lundvig [2, 5, 7, 13]

Tracks

Compared to All Our Own Work, this CD omits two tracks, Wild Strawberries and Sweetling, but adds the three track 6, 9, and 10. Also, apart from being remastered, string backing has been added to four tracks. According to the Strawbs website for this album, the strings were recorded at the original recording time but not included in the mix used for the LP.

Side 1Side 2
  1. Nothing Else Will Do (2.22)
  2. Who Knows Where the Time Goes? (4.05)
  3. How Everyone But Sam Was a Hypocrite (2.45)
  4. Sail Away to the Sea (3.21)
  5. And You Need Me (3.14)
  6. Poor Jimmy Wilson (2.31)
  1. All I Need Is You (2.19)
  2. Tell Me What You See in Me (3.38)
  3. I've Been My Own Worst Friend (2.39)
  4. Two Weeks Last Summer (2.04)
  5. On My Way (3.04)
  6. Always on My Mind (1.50)
  7. Stay Awhile With Me (2.23)

All tracks written by Dave Cousins except
Track 2 Sandy Denny
Track 12 Tony Hooper

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The Strawbs: Preserves Uncanned

The Strawbs: Preserves Uncanned (Road Goes on Forever 1991)

Preserves Uncanned
The Strawbs

Road Goes on Forever 1991 (2 CD, UK, 1991)

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Early Strawbs recordings from 1966-1968, “primarily recorded at places like Cecil Sharp House.” All these tracks are without Sandy Denny, but some of the tracks have been recorded with Sandy too and released on the albums All Our Own Work and Sandy Denny and The Strawbs.

Musicians

Dave Cousins, vocals, guitars, banjo;
Tony Hooper, vocals, guitars;
Ron Chesterman, bass

Tracks

Side 1Side 2
  1. Coal Creek March (2.15)
  2. Sail Away to the Sea (3.50)
  3. That Which Once Was Mine (2.01)
  4. How Everyone But Sam Was a Hypocrite (3.03)
  5. October to May (3.09)
  6. On My Way (3.04)
  7. All I Need Is You (2.55)
  8. Josephine, for Better or for Worse (3.21)
  9. We'll Meet Again Some Time (3.05)
  10. Spanish Is the Loving Tongue (3.35)
  11. Handsome Molly (Roud 454; G/D 6:1192; Henry H625) (2.18)
  12. Hard Times (1.28)
  13. How I Need You (3.30)
  14. The Man Who Called Himself Jesus (3.43)
  15. Pieces of 79 & 15 (3.08)
  16. Following the Rainbow (3.56)
  17. Always on My Mind (2.00)
  18. Martin Luther King's Dream (2.04)
  19. Bitter Sunshine (1.32)
  1. All the Little Ladies (2.20)
  2. Just the Same in Every Way (2.50)
  3. Strawberry Pickings (1.36)
  4. A Good Woman's Love (2.37)
  5. The Battle (6.09)
  6. Jenny O'Brian (2.59)
  7. Sweetling (2.28)
  8. Flinthill Special (1.18)
  9. The Blantyre Explosion (2.57)
  10. Tell Me What You See in Me (3.38)
  11. Or Am I Dreaming (2.13)
  12. I'll Show You Where to Sleep (2.59)
  13. And You Need Me (3.14)
  14. You Keep Going Your Way (2.54)
  15. Where Is the Dream of Your Youth (2.36)
  16. Why? (1.57)
  17. Lawrence Brown (3.54)
  18. Wild Strawberries (instrumental) (1.45)
  19. Song to Alex (2.15)

All tracks written by Dave Cousins except
Tracks 10, 11, 20 trad.
Tracks 15, 17, 26 Tony Hooper
Tracks 20, 38 Dave Cousins, Tony Hooper

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Strawbs: Ringing Down the Years

Strawbs: Ringing Down the Years (Virgin Canada CDV 3031)

Ringing Down the Years
Strawbs

Virgin Canada CDV 3031 (CD, UK, 1991)

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Musicians

Dave Cousins, lead and backing vocals, acoustic guitar;
Tony Hooper, backing vocals, acoustic guitar;
Richard Hudson, lead vocals [9], backing vocals, acoustic guitar, drums;
Brian Willoughby, electric guitar;
Chris Parren, keyboards;
Rod Derrick, lead vocals [5], backing vocals, bass guitar

Tracks

  1. Might As Well Be on Mars
  2. The King
  3. Forever Ocean Blue
  4. Grace Darling
  5. Afraid to Let You Go
  6. Tell Me What You See in Me
  7. Ringing Down the Years
  8. Stone Cold Is the Woman's Heart
  9. Taking a Chance

All tracks written by Dave Cousins except
Track 1 Graeme Williamson, Neil Chapman;
Tracks 5, 9 Rod Demick, Richard Hudson, Brian Willoughby

> Sandy Denny > Records > Sandy Denny and The Strawbs: All Our Own Work

Sandy Denny and The Strawbs: All Our Own Work

Sandy Denny and The Strawbs: All Our Own Work (Witchwood WMCD 2047)

All Our Own Work
Sandy Denny and The Strawbs

Witchwood Media WMCD 2047 (CD, UK, June 14, 2010)

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Recorded at Vanløse Bio, Copenhagen, July 1967;
Original Production: Gustav Winckler, 1967;
Executive Producer: Karl Emil Knudsen, 1967;
Remastered: Chris Tsangarides, 2010;
Compilation: Dave Cousins, 2010;
Cover photograph: Ray Stephenson, taken at The Greyhound, Fulham Palace Road, June 15, 1967;
Design and artwork: John-Hill Turner

Musicians

Dave Cousins, vocals, guitars, banjo;
Tony Hooper, vocals, guitars;
Ron Chesterman, bass;
featuring Sandy Denny, vocals [1-3, 5, 7, 9, 12-18], chorus vocals [4, 11], guitar [2, 16];
with Ken Gudmand, drums, tablas [3, 15];
Cy Nicklin, sitar [3, 15];
string section conducted by Sven Lundvig [16-18]

Tracks

This CD reissue puts together all the tracks from the original LP All Our Own Work and the alternate tracks from the more Sandy-centred Hannibal CD Sandy Denny and the Strawbs, and adds a few more demo recordings.

Original Album Release

  1. On My Way (3.05)
  2. Who Knows Where the Time Goes? (4.05)
  3. Tell Me What You See in Me (3.40)
  4. Always on My Mind (1.53)
  5. Stay Awhile With Me (2.24)
  6. Wild Strawberries (instrumental) (1.35)
  7. All I Need Is You (2.20)
  8. How Everyone But Sam Was a Hypocrite (2.45)
  9. Sail Away to the Sea (3.22)
  10. Sweetling (2.35)
  11. Nothing Else Will Do (lead vocals Dave Cousins) (2.15)
  12. And You Need Me (3.16)

Out-takes and Demos

  1. Two Weeks Last Summer (2.04)
  2. Nothing Else Will Do (lead vocals Sandy Denny) (2.28)
  3. Tell Me What You See in Me (3.40)
  4. Who Knows Where the Time Goes? (4.05)
  5. Stay Awhile With Me (2.24)
  6. And You Need Me (3.16)
  7. I've Been My Own Worst Friend (2.42)
  8. Poor Jimmy Wilson (2.35)
  9. Strawberry Picking (instrumental) (1.37)

Previously Unreleased Demos

  1. Pieces of 79 and 15 (2.19)
  2. The Falling Leaves (2.29)
  3. Indian Summer (2.18)

All tracks written by Dave Cousins except
Tracks 2, 16 Sandy Denny
Tracks 4, 10 Tony Hooper
Tracks 6, 21-22 Dave Cousins, Tony Hooper