release details sorry: illustration of insert
not yet available
terr. label format pack. cat. no. rel. date
uk Reveal Records CD J REVEAL12 † 2006-11
  there is a limited edition release (with the same catalogue number?) which includes a bonus track (see below)
cover art : Chris Williams @ Monkey with a pen (concept : Tom Rose)
photography : Hugo Morris

personnel
musicians
Kris Dreever vocal, acoustic guitar, tenor guitar
with :
Ian Carr acoustic guitar
Roy Dodds drums, percussion
John McCusker fiddle, whistle, tenor guitar
Donald Shaw harmonium, piano, Wurlitzer
Ewen Vernal double bass
and guests :
Andy Cutting diatonic accordion
Eddi Reader harmony vocal
Frank Reader harmony vocal
Kate Rusby harmony vocal
Andy Seward banjo
Roddy Woomble harmony vocal
technical
produced by : John McCusker
recorded by : Andy Seward at Pure Records Studio, Yorkshire, 2006;
additional recording by Paul McGeechan assisted by Keith Bird at Park Lane Studios, Glasgow
mixed by : Andy Seward at Pure Records Studio, Yorkshire?
mastered by : Calum Malcolm at ?

tracks
  1. Steel and stone (Black water)   (Sandy Wright)   3:42
  2. Braw sailin’ on the sea   (trad., arr. Kris Dreever/John McCusker/Andy Seward)   4:05
  3. Patrick Spence   (trad., arr. Kris Dreever/John McCusker/Ian Carr/Andy Seward)   3:46
  4. Beads and feathers   (Sandy Wright)   3:22
  5. Green grows the laurel   (trad., arr. Kris Dreever/John McCusker/Andy Seward)   4:02
  6. Honk toot   [Honk toot – The happy aunt – Betty Beardmore]   (Ian Carr/Kris Dreever – Calico – Simon Bradley)   4:00
  7. Harvest gypsies   (Boo Hewerdine)   3:26
  8. Fause fause   (trad., arr. Kris Dreever/John McCusker/Andy Seward)   4:42
  9. Poor man’s son   (Andy McKay)   4:04
  1. Rodney’s glory   [Air – Rodney’s glory – Jim Donoghue’s]   (trad., arr. Kris Dreever/John McCusker/Ian Carr/Andy Seward × 2 – Jim Donoghue)   4:54
  2. Navigator   (Phil Gaston)   4:20? [8:46, limited ed.]

bonus track on limited ed. release :

  • [track 11 continuation, labelled as 12 on tray]
    Farewell to Fuineray   (trad., arr. Kris Dreever/John McCusker/Andy Seward)   [4:30]

total time : 48:51 [limited ed.]


bibliography
reviews
fROOTS, January/February 2007, no. 283/284, p. 75

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