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Here is the fab review from Saturday's Scotsman newspaper of FC's concert at Celtic Connections -
It would be very easy for Fairport Convention to trade off past glories. This legendary electric folk ensemble could have safely stuck to their greatest hits, the traditional standards they revived with some audacity in the late 1960's and the sympathetic folk rock originals which crystallised their influence down the decades.
Instead, this Celtic Connections set was taken as an opportunity to debut brand new material, dispensed with much gentle self-deprecating humour, such as a request that the audience participate by crossing their fingers. More...
As you can see from the photo, our latest CD 'Myths and Heroes' has arrived and we're filling Jiffy Bags NOW!!
Buy yours right now here!
2015 greets us with the stunning 'Myths And Heroes', Fairport's latest studio album of brand new material, which will be available as both a 13 track CD and as a Limited Edition (500 copies - each signed by the band) 9 track 180g Vinyl LP with gatefold sleeve.
The 'Myths and Heroes' 9 track LP will be released on 2 March. You can pre-order your copy direct from PMC here! We will also be selling copies on the Wintour.
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Frank Chester has written this review for the forthcoming Newark Advertiser -
Take five of Britain’s leading folk rock performers and not only give them a project but name them after a project, and you end up with the perfect recipe for an evening’s superb music.
The Dylan Project gave more than two hours of great music on Saturday, from the works of one of the 20th century’s leading songwriters, a man so inspired by the works of Welsh poet Dylan Thomas that he changed his name from Zimmerman. More...