Thursday, 9 February 2017

Bards of the Barleycorn - When Granma Used to Call (1977 UK Private Folk masterpiece)



The Bards of the Barleycorn :
John Crisp - Vocals, guitar, accordion, keyboard
Geoff Warren - Recitation
John Lord - Flute, saxophone, slide, harmonica, bass
Phil Crisp - Violin, mandolin, keyboard

Music composed by John Crisp
Recitations written by Geoff Warren
Lyrics written by John Crisp & Geoff Warren


Definitely a masterpiece in my opinion !

Listen to these tracks :
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iTd4iqojYMQ
&
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZAc9d8zWNqk


Scarce and still relatively unknown LP though it's a very great album and a lost classic in the UK Folk realm !

Record : VG++
Cover : VG+ (some writings on front and back covers - see pictures)
Price : 200,00 Euros (+ expedition costs calculated by the Belgian Post office)
Payment : PAYPAL only
Contact : etienne.reyser@gmail.com

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