Waterson:Carthy was created from the dynamic fusion of two generations, Norma Waterson and Martin Carthy and their daughter Eliza Carthy: living proof of the tenacity – and vivacity – of the oral tradition.
“There is a special magic when the clan (Waterson:Carthy) pools its resources. The effect is sensational” The Times
“Waterson:Carthy are indeed the spirit of folk music – past, present and future” The Morning Star
The great family tradition returns to record their third album, this time as a four piece, with Norma Waterson, Martin Carthy and Eliza Carthy joined by Saul Rose on melodeons and voice. The extended line-up results in a jewel of an album. [...]