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Eliza Carthy & The Restitution: Queen of the Whirl

Eliza Carthy & The Restitution' album Queen of the Whirl marks her 30th year as a professional musician and includes 15 reworked tracks from her long career. It will be released on four consecutive EPs, and finally on CD on 28 October 2022.

Tradfolk album introduction by Jon Wilks

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Eliza Carthy & The Restitution: Queen of the Whirl EP 1

Eliza Carthy & The Restitution: Queen of the Whirl EP 1 (Hem Hem)

Queen of the Whirl EP 1: The Snow It Melts the Soonest
Eliza Carthy & The Restitution

Hem Hem Records (EP, UK, 4 August 2022)

The Snow It Melts the Soonest
Eliza Carthy & The Restitution

Hem Hem Records (single, UK, 28 July 2022)

Eliza Carthy & The Restitution: The Snow It Melts the Soonest (Hem Hem)
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Musicians

Eliza Carthy: fiddle, vocals;
David Delarre: guitar;
Ben Seal: bass;
Phil Alexander: keyboards;
Willy Molleson: drums

Tracks

  1. Whirly Whorl (Roud 12573) (3.13)
    originally from Eliza Carthy & The Kings of Calicutt (1997)
  2. The Snow It Melts the Soonest (Roud 3154) (4.40)
    originally from Rice (1998)
  3. The Company of Men (3.26)
    originally from Angels & Cigarettes (2000)
  4. Jacky Tar (Roud 511; Laws K40) (3.17)
    originally from Heat Light & Sound (1996)

Tracks 1-2, 4 trad.;
Track 3 Eliza Carthy, Ben Ivitsky, Martin Carthy

Video

Eliza Carthy & The Restitution sing The Snow It Melts the Soonest:

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Eliza Carthy & The Restitution: Queen of the Whirl EP 2

Eliza Carthy & The Restitution: Queen of the Whirl EP 2 (Hem Hem)

Queen of the Whirl EP 2: Stumbling On
Eliza Carthy & The Restitution

Hem Hem Records (EP, UK, 1 September 2022)

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Musicians

Eliza Carthy: fiddle, vocals;
David Delarre: guitar;
Ben Seal: bass;
Phil Alexander: keyboards;
Willy Molleson: drums

Tracks

  1. Stumbling On
    originally from Red (1998)
  2. Mohair
    originally from Rough Music (2005)
  3. Mr Magnifico
    originally from Dreams of Breathing Underwater (2008)
  4. My Father's Mansions
    originally from Where Have All the Flowers Gone: The Songs of Pete Seeger (1998)

Track 1 Lal Waterson, Oliver Knight;
Track 2 Eliza Carthy;
Track 3 Eliza Carthy, Ben Ivitsky;
Track 4 Pete Seeger

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Eliza Carthy & The Restitution: Queen of the Whirl EP 3

Eliza Carthy & The Restitution: Queen of the Whirl EP 3 (Hem Hem)

Queen of the Whirl EP 3: Blood on My Boots
Eliza Carthy & The Restitution

Hem Hem Records (EP, UK, 29 September 2022)

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Musicians

Eliza Carthy: fiddle, vocals;
David Delarre: guitar;
Ben Seal: bass;
Phil Alexander: keyboards;
Willy Molleson: drums

Tracks

  1. Space Girl
    originally from The Imagined Village: Empire & Love (2010)
  2. Two Tears
    originally from Dreams of Breathing Underwater (2008) and Wayward Daughter (2013)
  3. Blood on My Boots
    originally from Neptune (2011)

Track 1 Ewan MacColl, Peggy Seeger;
Track 2 Eliza Carthy, Ben Ivitsky;
Track 3 Eliza Carthy

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Eliza Carthy & The Restitution: Queen of the Whirl EP 4

Eliza Carthy & The Restitution: Queen of the Whirl EP 4 (Hem Hem)

Queen of the Whirl EP 4
Eliza Carthy & The Restitution

Hem Hem Records (EP, UK, 28 October 2022)

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Musicians

Eliza Carthy: fiddle, vocals;
David Delarre: guitar;
Ben Seal: bass;
Phil Alexander: keyboards;
Willy Molleson: drums

with
The Sweet Rosemarys (Jon Boden and John Spiers, Sheema Mukherjee, Rory MacLeod and Lane Steinberg) [4]

Tracks

  1. Pretty Ploughboy (Roud 186; Laws M24; G/D 1:170; Henry H105)
    originally from Anglicana (2002)
  2. In London So Fair (Roud 2989; G/D 1:178; Henry H203)
    originally from Anglicana (2002)
  3. Accordion Song
    originally from Red (1998)
  4. Good Morning, Mr Walker (Slinger and Norma Go to the Dancehall Mix)
    originally from Eliza Carthy & The Kings of Calicutt (1997)

Tracks 1-2 trad.;
Track 3 Eliza Carthy;
Track 4 Slinger Francisco

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Eliza Carthy & The Restitution: Queen of the Whirl

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Queen of the Whirl
Eliza Carthy & The Restitution

Hem Hem Records (CD, UK, 28 October 2022)

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Musicians

Eliza Carthy: fiddle, vocals;
David Delarre: guitar;
Ben Seal: bass;
Phil Alexander: keyboards;
Willy Molleson: drums

with
The Sweet Rosemarys (Jon Boden and John Spiers, Sheema Mukherjee, Rory MacLeod and Lane Steinberg) [4]

Tracks

  1. Whirly Whorl (Roud 12573) (3.13)
    originally from Eliza Carthy & The Kings of Calicutt (1997)
  2. The Snow It Melts the Soonest (Roud 3154) (4.40)
    originally from Rice (1998)
  3. The Company of Men (3.26)
    originally from Angels & Cigarettes (2000)
  4. Jacky Tar (Roud 511; Laws K40) (3.17)
    originally from Heat Light & Sound (1996)
  5. Stumbling On
    originally from Red (1998)
  6. Mohair
    originally from Rough Music (2005)
  7. Mr Magnifico
    originally from Dreams of Breathing Underwater (2008)
  8. My Father's Mansions
    originally from Where Have All the Flowers Gone: The Songs of Pete Seeger (1998)
  9. Space Girl
    originally from The Imagined Village: Empire & Love (2010)
  10. Two Tears
    originally from Dreams of Breathing Underwater (2008) and Wayward Daughter (2013)
  11. Blood on My Boots
    originally from Neptune (2011)
  12. Pretty Ploughboy (Roud 186; Laws M24; G/D 1:170; Henry H105)
    originally from Anglicana (2002)
  13. In London So Fair (Roud 2989; G/D 1:178; Henry H203)
    originally from Anglicana (2002)
  14. Accordion Song
    originally from Red (1998)
  15. Good Morning, Mr Walker (Slinger and Norma Go to the Dancehall Mix)
    originally from Eliza Carthy & The Kings of Calicutt (1997)

Tracks 1-2, 4, 12-13 trad.;
Track 3 Eliza Carthy, Ben Ivitsky, Martin Carthy;
Track 5 Lal Waterson, Oliver Knight;
Tracks 6, 11, 14 Eliza Carthy;
Tracks 3, 10 Eliza Carthy, Ben Ivitsky;
Track 8 Pete Seeger;
Track 9 Ewan MacColl, Peggy Seeger;
Track 15 Slinger Francisco