These songs from 'Light The Boats' and 'Tarry Awhile' were recorded by the Light The Boats tour lineup - Gill Sandell, Ted Barnes, Anna Jenkins, Jo Silverston - in a live session at Sickroom Studios in Norfolk on 6 February 2014.
released May 5, 2014
Gill Sandell - vocals, acoustic guitar
Ted Barnes - backing vocals, acoustic and electric guitars, dulcimer
Anna Jenkins - backing vocals, percussion, violin, viola
Jo Silverston - backing vocals, cello, percussion
supported by 14 fans who also own “The Sickle Swing EP”
A beautiful, haunting ballad, wonderfully done. This is a originally a protest song about the Iraq war by Tom Waits, but here it sounds like a traditional English folk/Irish ballad. Don't miss it, it's a keeper. David Goggin