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LAL AND MIKE WATERSON Bright Phoebus LP Vinyl NEW Deluxe

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Cat no. REWIGLP102X

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Disc 1 Rubber Band The Scarecrow Fine Horseman Winifer Odd Danny Rose Child Among the Weeds Magical Man Never the Same To Make You Stay Shady Lady Red Wine Promises Bright PhoebusDisc 2 Danny Rose Fine Horseman Winifer Odd Child Among the Weeds Magical Man Bright Phoebus Red Wine Promises Song for Thirza The Scarecrow Never the Same One of Those Days Jack Frost

Bright Phoebus, Lal and Mike Waterson's 1972 folk-noir masterpiece, has long been recognised as one of British music's legendary lost records. Following the parting of ways of The Watersons and freed from the strictures of folk orthodoxy, Lal and Mike Waterson's love of words allowed them to serve the needs of their songs in ways that weren't possible when singing already written songs. Featuring performances from Lal, Mike and Norma Waterson, Martin Carthy, Richard Thompson, Ashley Hutchings, Dave Mattacks, Tim Hart and Maddy Prior, amongst others, the album is now recognised as a forward-thinking benchmark for the genre. Fans include Arcade Fire, Stephen Malkmus, Billy Bragg, Jarvis Cocker, Richard Hawley - the latter two performed the record themselves in 2013 on the Bright Phoebus Revisited tour. This deluxe version contains 12 demos for the album, themselves tinged with their own mythology and previously unreleased