Traditional and contemporary folk from the British Isles


f05a51b0-5674-4e03-bc31-472b96357e68A beautiful facsimile re-issue of Anne Briggs’ eponymous Topic album of 1971, specially mastered for this 180g vinyl release for Record Store Day 2015.

‘If I hadn’t heard her,’ says June Tabor, ‘I’d have probably done something entirely different.’

‘She was, as the best of the music itself was, sexy, wild, mysterious, otherworldly and vulnerable all at the same time.’

Anne Briggs vocal, guitar (1 & 4), bouzouki (3 & 9) with Johnny Moynihan bouzouki (3)

1  Blackwater Side
2  The Snow It Melts the Soonest
3  Willie O’Winsbury
4  Go Your Way
5  Thorneymoor Woods
6  The Cuckoo
7  Reynardine
8  Young Tambling
9  Living By the Water
10  Maa Bonny Lad