Media

Listen:

Time (words by Geoff Parry; music by Chris and Siobhan Nelson): https://soundcloud.com/chris-nelson-121/time

Ratcliffe Highway (trad.), from the Early Birds CD: https://soundcloud.com/chris-nelson-121/ratcliffe-highway

Medley of music from Cork Jackets and Drill (by Len Pentin; 1 tune trad.): https://soundcloud.com/chris-nelson-121/cork-jackets-and-drill

A Dream Gone Passing By (words by Geoff Parry; music by Chris and Siobhan Nelson): https://soundcloud.com/chris-nelson-121/a-dream-gone-passing-by

The Loyal Lover from the Early Birds CD: https://soundcloud.com/chris-nelson-121/the-loyal-lover

The Fallen Flowers of Paris (words by Geoff Parry; music by Chris and Siobhan Nelson): https://soundcloud.com/chris-nelson-121/the-fallen-flowers-of-paris

Watch:

(Mainly rather old videos, at present!)

Scarecrow, written by John Tams. Performed at Folklights, Romsey, Hampshire, 24 February 2011. Uploaded with permission of the copyright holder. From the album “Early Birds”. https://youtu.be/OyGBOz33PfM

Early Birds (words Geoff Parry; music Chris Nelson). A stripped down version of the title track from our album “Early Birds”. Performed at Folklights, Romsey, 24 February 2011. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZJmSvTrP0iU

Loyal Lover (trad. arr.). Performed during the launch event for our CD ‘Early Birds’ at the Bothy Folk Club, Southport, 30 September 2010. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gUoxQwJbe_E

Ratcliffe Highway (trad. arr). Recorded at the launch event for the CD ‘Early Birds’ at the Bothy Folk Club, Southport, 30 September 2010. With Roger Gardiner on bass. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rhkwk8Wvm0k

Mazey Days (Barry Wake). Performed by Nelsons Wake (Chris & Siobhan plus Barry Wake) at Folklights, Romsey, Hampshire, 24 February 2011. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nQ5o0L-i5Cc

The Unquiet Grave (words trad.; music Brian Heywood). Performed at Oswaldtwistle Civil Theatre, April 2011. A very stripped-down version of a song from our days with The Cluster of Nuts Band. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tnhUUI0LqNY

Riley the Furniture Man. Performed at Oswaldtwistle Civic Theatre (Lancashire) on 2 April 2011. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=KCGAvLEPaKoT

The Bold Dragoon (words trad./S. Baring Gould; music J.P. Eastaugh).
Performed at Oswaldtwistle Civic Theatre, Lancashire, 2 April 2011. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ubq_DeCqUhw

Bone Lace Weaver (L. Wheatcroft/R. Harris). Performed at the launch event for the CD ‘Early Birds’, at the Bothy Folk Club, Southport, 30 September 2010. Roger Gardiner is on bass. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=eCWE8ondbNg

Kevin Littlewood performs On Morecambe Bay, his iconic song about the disastrous events of February 2004.  Recorded at the Bothy Folk Club, Southport, 30 September 2010. With Chris Nelson on fiddle. The only recording of this (the original) version of the song can be found on Residents’ Lounge (see our discography page). https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mSpLu6LPu4I

 

 

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