Tag Archives: Fairport Convention

Interview with JUDY DYBLE

August 8, 2013

May 2013 For many years and for many people, the name of Judy Dyble had been a mere footnote in the history of British rock – what with her fronting the first line-up of FAIRPORT CONVENTION and playing a significant … Continue reading

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JUDY DYBLE – Flow And Change

August 8, 2013

Gonzo 2013 British progressive folk doyenne spins another set of tales, up close and personal. “I am the creature of legend and lie,” goes gently rocking opener “Black Dog Dreams” as if to sum up not only the canine view … Continue reading

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MATTHEWS SOUTHERN COMFORT – Kind Of New / Kind Of Live

May 2, 2013

Genepool 2010 / Esoteric 2012 A folk scene stalwart gets back to the garden but hits some cobwebs on the way. Looks like the loneliness can get to every singer-songwriter, even the one as experimental in his approach as Iain … Continue reading

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JUDY DYBLE – Talking With Strangers

April 25, 2013

Gonzo 2013 Folk heroine looks back in time in the company of fellow travelers from FAIRPORTS, CRIMSO and other walks of her life. It takes a kindred spirits coterie to come up with a masterpiece like this – otherwise, the … Continue reading

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IAN MATTHEWS – Tigers Will Survive

April 16, 2013

Vertigo 1972 / Esoteric 2012 Country discomfort for a quiet singer-songwriter twists the sinews of the heart. Described as a difficult by the artist himself, the follow-up to , laid down in two session runs with an American tour in … Continue reading

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