2006 : Holy Heathens and the Old Green Man

Waterson Carthy

01 : New Year Carol / Residue
02 : Sugar Wassail
03 : St George
04 : May Song
05 : Christ Made a Trance
06 : The Falling Tear
07 : Cherry Tree Carol
08 : Reaphook and Sickle
09 : Jack Frost
10 : While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks
11 : On Christmas Day It Happened So
12 : Time to Remember the Poor
13 : Jacobstowe Wassail
14 : Awake Awake
15 : Diadem
16 : Jolly Old Hawk
17 : Gloryland

First released in the UK 2006 by Topic Records TSCD562

We need to thank
Alice Kinloch and Tim van Eyken for all their hard work on brass arrangements, and to thank especially Devil’s Interval: Emily Portman, Lauren McCormick and Jim Causley – for their energy, their enthusiasm and sheer hard work on this CD. And yes, their passion. Couldn’t have done it without you.

Norma Waterson: vocals, triangle
Eliza Carthy: vocals, fiddle, mandolin
Martin Carthy: vocals, guitar
Tim van Eyken: vocals, melodeons

The Devil’s Interval
Jim Causley: vocals
Lauren McCormick: vocals
Emily Portman: vocals

thanks to
Martin Brinsford: percussion
Alice Kinloch: trombone, tuba
Tom Allan: trumpets
Oliver Knight: cello

Recorded at Panda Sound, Robin Hood’s Bay and Woodman Studios, Elland by Oliver Knight
Produced by Oliver Knight
Executive Producer: Tony Engle

Waterson:Carthy photographs by Tom Howard
Oak photographs and design by John Haxby
Photographs of Devil’s Interval by David Angel


One Response to 2006 : Holy Heathens and the Old Green Man

  1. […] fare even worse with the inclusion of just two tracks, “Rackabello” (1997) and “Christ Made A Trance” (2004), the latter being essentially a solo recording […]

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